Playground Leader Training Y5

This afternoon, our Year 5 playground leaders took part in a training session run by Mr Edwards. They learned lots of new qualities, skills and games to use during lunchtimes. As usual, they listened and behaved extremely well showing excellence at all times. Well done!

Forest School

Reception took advantage of this gorgeous weather in the woods.  They were exploring, investigating, story telling, role-playing and having a fantastic time.

Whole Class Photo Day

The stage is set for our whole class photos today. Hopefully the children will be be giving their best smiles. Proofs will be sent home with each child within the next few days.

Forest Schooling

Our forest schoolers have thoroughly enjoyed building dens to keep themselves safe and dry in the woods. Super team work and collaboration by everyone!

A Surprise Visitor

Hillside had a surprise visitor in assembly. It was Strider from living streets, who had come along with Craig to encourage everyone to be involved in more active travel when getting to school. If children travel to school at least twice a week either on foot, a bike, a scooter or parking and striding, then […]

Year 5 RAF Science Park

Year 5 had a fantastic morning at the RAF science park. There were lots of exhibits to explore and plenty of hands on learning. As always, the children were super ambassadors representing Hillside!

Are you looking after someone else’s child?

Are you looking after someone else’s child? If you are looking after someone else’s child this may be what is called a Private Fostering arrangement. Private fostering is different from the type of fostering that most people will be familiar with because private fostering doesn’t require you to make an application to the local authority […]

Year One’s Maps

Year One have been doing a local study – they walked to Milton and mapped their route, labelling what they saw. They have also taken a tour of school yesterday and then very cleverly have drawn their own maps and even created a key! Ask them how they drew their buildings and added it to […]

Key Strings Assembly – KS2

KS2 have enjoyed their visit from Mr Mosedale and Mr Lycett from Key Strings. As always, the show was very entertaining and had the children in fits of laughter. The children have loved learning about instruments and history through the use of music and all left the hall with beaming smiles.

Key Strings Assembly – EYFS & KS1

Our EYFS and KS1 children have had a lot of fun during their Key Strings assembly this morning. There has been lots of laughing, singing and clapping. Lots of children have volunteered to play the different instruments too. Well done to our Nursery class who have sat, listened and interacted so well in their first […]