This week in brief…

Year 2 are finishing off the final papers for their SATs this week. Tuesday:  Some year 5 and 6 pupils are attending a more able maths event at Towerhill. Wednesday:  Year 3 trip to Fishbourne Thursday:  Year 4 Class assembly at 2.30pm.  Year 5/6 Tri Golf Festival at Samuel Cody after school Training going on

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Cherrywood welcome Ofsted to our school on Wednesday 17th & Thursday 18th May

We are pleased to welcome Ofsted to our school on Wednesday 17th & Thursday 18th May. Please see attached a letter parents which gives more details of their visit and your chance to give your views on our school via Parent View at www.parentview.ofsted.gov.uk Letter to Parents Schools Inspection Guide    

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This week in brief…

Pupils in year 2 are completing their maths SATs papers this week.  Find out more information about year 2 SATs on the Elm class page. We are interviewing teachers to cover maternity leave.   Tuesday: The school’s School Improvement Manager and Leading Learning Partner are observing teaching and scrutinising progress and attainment across the school with

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Year 2 SATs

Year 2 SATs will take place over the next two weeks.  These will be done within the children’s normal routine and it is unlikely they will realise that the tests are any different from their normal lessons.   Please ensure your child is present each day and is on time, especially during the next two weeks.  

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Year 6 SATs completed!

Congratulations to Sycamore Class. After weeks of working really hard they have all done an amazing job and approached their tests this week with determination . They still have lots of work ahead of them with a focus on their writing but we decided that they deserved a treat. The whole class had an amazing

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Supporting your child: Free event/workshops

Want to know how to support your unique child through their childhood and teenage years?  On Thursday 15th June there is a parent and carer event to help parents with supporting their child in various ways.  See below for the events being held. Thursday 15th June 11.00am till 7.00pm Princes Hall, Princes Way, Aldershot, GU11 1NX You

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Cherrywood Attendance Protocol

Please see attached a letter which outlines our stance on requests for absence. This information has been agreed collectively with all the schools in local area. School Attendance joint letter May2017

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Year 6 SATs

Remember that  year 6 have been invited to a free breakfast group Monday to Thursday this week.  It is open from 8am.  We really encourage all year 6s to attend and it sets the calm environment which which to starts their tests each morning. We are incredibly proud of the attitude of the year 6s

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This week in brief…

Monday – Thursday Year 6 SATS What else is happening this week?  – Miss Culverhouse, Mrs Gurung & Mrs Patel are attending training at The Hive – Training will be completed on Maths teaching expectations – Year 6 will be having a treat on Friday for completing their SATS – Miss Bowen & Miss Culverhouse attending EYFS Transition Workshop

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No footballs allowed from home

PLEASE DO NOT SEND YOUR CHILD TO SCHOOL WITH FOOTBALLS FROM HOME. THE SCHOOL WILL PROVIDE FOOTBALLS FOR THE CHILDREN TO PLAY WITH AT BREAK TIMES.  

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Football

On Thursday, Cherrywood School took part in a football event at Samuel Cody. Children from Year 3 & 4 were chosen to take part. In each game, they were able to show improvement in their footballing skills. They were great ambassadors for the school and we were really proud of them for their sportsmanship.

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SATS TESTS

  Year 6 children will be taking their SATS tests next week at school. All year 6 children are invited to attend breakfast club at school next week free of charge. The children in Year 2 will also be taking tests this month at school; if you have any appointments booked for your child during

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Cherrywood are quick at times tables!!

  Well done to all of the new Rock Heros  (yellow – answering in less than a second ) and Rock Legends (orange – answering in less than 2 seconds).  An additional congratulations to Michael in year 3 who has got an astounding 7795 correct answers in the last 7 days and a staggering 17398 in the

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Key Stage 2 Maths Parent Workshops

What a whirlwind start to the summer term! Miss Culverhouse has already completed the last three maths parent workshops with year 3, 4 and 5! Thank you to all that attended.  You would have been provided with a copy of your child’s maths curriculum and the school’s current calculation policy.  These can also be found

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This week in brief…

Tuesday:  Year 3 Maths Parent Workshop at 2.30pm Thursday: Class Photos Friday: Year 4 Parent Maths Workshop at 2.30pm Class teachers and LSAs are completing training including; county maths advisor to support teachers in planning sequences of maths lessons, video enhanced reflective practice and subjects leaders will monitor and give feedback on their lead areas.

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Spotlight: Year 5 pupil shares their hobby

Year 5 pupil, Simona, shares with us her extra curricular interests: This week I went on a hack out in the fields it was the first time that I have been in the fields so it was much more fun than doing a jumping lesson in the arena. Originally we were going to do a

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Oak Class Show Off!

Yesterday children from Oak Class had the opportunity to show their parents the exciting things they had learned in music and topic this term. The morning started with a ukulele show with the children performing to parents some of their skills learnt this term playing the instrument. The concert was followed by a classroom exhibition

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School Council Meeting Minutes

  Date: 21.3.17 Who was there; Y1 Eli, Ellie Y2 Amelie Lewi Y3 Calvin Nyah Y4 Rosy Y5 Fatima Y6 Amy Charlie Is anyone not able to attend the meeting ? Ryan Yalamber   First point to discuss Red Nose Day Reminder about Red Nose Day – what will you being wearing? Remind mufti costs

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What has your governing body been doing?

Chair of Governors Blog Update – April 2017 Events Since my last blog a number of governors have been in school meeting with you and your children. Several of us attended the Science Fair and E-safety events on 29th March. What a great afternoon we – and it seems the pupils – had! Pupils of

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What is TTRS??

You keep hearing from your child about TTRS but have no idea what it is?? Times Tables Rock Stars is a carefully sequenced programme of daily times tables practice. Each week concentrates on a different times table, with a recommended consolidation week for rehearsing the tables that have recently been practiced every third week or

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