“We aim to send all young people into an ever-changing world able and qualified to play their full part in it.”

Saving Energy! A greener future for Ashwood 🍃

We are so excited to announce that our solar panels are being fitted onto our school roof. The children have had a talk with Dave from Genfit to learn about how the telehandler moves the solar panels from our school yard to the school roof and how they are fitted. It was very exciting to see […]

Poetry Praise!

A big shout out to these seven girls who have written some amazing poetry that it is going to be published!!! The girls undertook this in their own time and we can not wait to see them in print. Well done for always dreaming big!

FS2 Celebrate Lunar New Year

Before the half term holidays FS2 celebrate the Lunar New Year. We acted out the story of the great race, made lanterns, explored Chinese numeral writing and tried some yummy food. 🥠 🎐 🥡 The best part was our Wishing Tree. We each wrote a wish and attached it on our tree in hope our wishes would […]

Viking Arrival ⚔

During History this week, we looked at the arrival of the Vikings at Lindesfarne. We discussed how the monasteries were attacked and what items have been discovered on archaeological digs that provides us with factual evidence. We then recreated the arrival of the Vikings to Lindesfarne.

Y6 Go Climbing🧗‍♀️

Year 6 had a wonderful time at the climbing wall last week. All the children showed great resilience and sportsmanship throughout the morning and achieved some amazing climbs! A big thank you to Mr Walker and the climbing team for setting up the event. We all had a fantastic time! 

Ashwood Superstars🌟

In special mention assembly today we listened to music by The Script and Will.i.am which is called Hall of Fame. We want our children to be the best possible version of themselves and we listened to the meaning of the lyrics. Again, this week our Ashwood superstars have shown the Ashwood way and this week […]

Year 4 Explore Circuits

In Science today we have looked at circuits. What makes a complete circuit and what equipment we need to make sure it works. We discussed current in electricity and began to look at renewable energy sources.

FS2 Healthy Habits Learning 🍊🧃

FS2 have been making the most delicious smoothies! We used orange juice and many different berries, we even tried our ingredients first before adding them to the blender. There were lots of discussions about why our smoothies were healthy and we started making plans for how we want to improve our smoothies…lots more strawberries! Our Maths learning […]

FS2 Maths Learning

Last week was a lovely first week back for FS2, just look at our fantastic Maths learning! We linked our Maths activity to Jack and the Beanstalk. We measured the beanstalks using cubes focusing on counting carefully to find out how long our beanstalks were. We then practiced one more and one less.

Taylor Shaw Catering Survey

Our catering suppliers, Taylor Shaw, are now running a survey for you to have your say! This short questionnaire will help them to gain a better understanding on what you think works and doesn’t work, to help them make the appropriate changes. Some of the questions will be around pricing, quality, availability, and the service […]