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Science fun at Shaw & Whitley Pre-School

Last week Shaw & Whitley Pre-School introduced the children to the world of science. There were lots of different activities going on giving the children a glimpse of the excitement…

River Mead achieves Healthy Schools Accreditation

River Mead School in Melksham has been awarded the Bronze Level Accreditation by the Wiltshire Quality Assurance Group for Healthy Schools in Wiltshire. The Wiltshire Healthy Schools Standards www.wiltshirehealthyschools.org/ about/…

River Mead pupils learn African drumming

Year 5 children from River Mead Primary School took part in an African Drumming experience last month. The children had been learning about African culture and history during this term,…

Pupils give poetry a go in Mother’s Day competition

CHILDREN at Forest and Sandridge recently took part in a poetry competition for Mother’s Day. The competition was sponsored by Nationwide Building Society in the town, and three winners had…

School prizes for young cyclists

The children of Aloeric Primary School have been encouraged  to ride their bikes to school during the last few weeks of the spring term, resulted in a special raffle for…

Pupils enjoy reading to new canine classmate!

CHILDREN at Forest and Sandridge Primary School in Melksham recently welcomed the newest  – and furriest – addition to their classrooms, a labrador called Jess. Jess is a ‘reading dog’ who visits…

‘Good’ Ofsted rating for Churchfields, the Village School

Churchfields, the Village School is celebrating a successful report from Ofsted following their inspection of the school on 28th February. Both staff and governors at the school, which has bases…

Melksham celebrates World Book Day

Melksham celebrated World Book Day earlier this month with pupils dressing up as their favourite book characters to mark the national event. Queensway Chapel Nursery dressed up as princesses and…

Pupils shine at Young Voices concert

PUPILS from a Melksham primary school sang in front of 10,000 people at a Young Voices concert last week. 30 River Mead pupils took part in Young Voices 2017 on Tuesday…

Wonderful World week at Forest & Sandridge School

PUPILS at Forest & Sandridge School celebrated Wonderful World week last month with workshops, poems and plenty of time spent outside. Acting Deputy Headteacher Vicki Liddell said, “Our Wonderful World…