Class 6

Our free WPT Summer School is back! As part of our commitment to provide all of our students with a seamless and inclusive transition into secondary school, we’re inviting those students who will be starting Y7 in September to our Summer School. Over the course of two weeks – 21st July to 3rd August – [...]
On Monday 27th June, Y6s will be starting their rollover period and transitioning to Rawmarsh Community School. Rawmarsh Community School will be hosting our Y6 Transition Evening on Thursday 7th April 2022 between 5pm and 7pm! This is a chance for students and parents/carers to get a taste of Y7 Art, MFL and PE lessons, [...]
'In Y6 last week, for Holocaust Memorial Day, we were able to have a virtual visit with Hedi Argent, a Jewish woman who escaped from Vienna to the UK when she was a girl in 1939. It was a huge privilege to be able to hear about her experience and we linked this back to [...]
Year 5 and 6 footballers represented Ashwood at the Rotherham game last weekend. They played on the pitch at half time and represented Ashwood fantastically, showing the Ashwood Way at all times. It was a fabulous experience and we are so proud of them all. Well done!
Over the last two days, Year 6 students have had a wonderful time on their residential camping trip. Whilst unfortunately we couldn't go far and wide for our residential this year, all of our students had fun at Ulley Activity Centre and camping out on Wickersley Partnership Trust's Cranworth fields. The students got stuck into [...]
Y6 had an amazing time at their prom on Tuesday night. They played games, ate lots of yummy food and danced the night away! It was so nice for the children to do something together in their last few weeks of primary school. I am so proud to be their teacher and thank you to [...]

This week, Year 6 completed a dissection of a pig’s heart in science. We built up to this dissection, by learning the different parts of the heart and its function. We cut into the heart carefully and opened it up to see where the blood would flow, through the different vessels. Well done Y6 for […]

Our Y6 students recently took part in a live Q&A with a teacher from Rawmarsh Community School. In the session, one of the RCS teachers explained to students what school life is like for Y7s and answered a series of questions posed by the students. Take a look at the video below ⬇

In Science this term, Y6 have been trying to answer the question ‘How does light travel?’.