On Wednesday 6th December, Mr Deadman took four pupils from Sea Turtle class to compete in the borough Kurling competition at Garons. Kurling has been introduced to the pupils in PE lessons this year and they have all really enjoyed learning how to play the sport. The team won their first few games and progressed through to the semi-finals to finish in fourth place overall! Not only did everyone perform so well but the attitude and support they showed towards each other meant
' The Essex fire brigade came to visit the nursery and reception pupils today. The children had an opportunity to speak with the fire fighters and find out about what they do in their job. The fire engine was very big so the children really enjoyed climbing up into the cabin where the fire fighters keep parts of their uniform and equipment. Each child was able to shoot the water from the hose and we were all surprised at how far the water travelled! Finally, Miss Pell and Mrs
On Monday 27th November Mr Nash and Miss Fletcher traveled to Chalkwell Park with the boys’ football team to play their first league game of the season against Chalkwell Hall Junior School.
The boys put in maximum effort from the start, with some great football being played from both teams. With the score, West Leigh 1-2 Chalkwell at half time, the boys pushed once again in the second half with great defensive and attacking play being shown from the boys, they tried to get
Our annual Christmas decoration mornings were a great success this year. The children worked with their family members to create beautiful Christmas decorations which can be viewed in all the classrooms – walking through the school is simply wonderful! Many people commented on the festive atmosphere and the mornings were enjoyed by staff and pupils alike. Thank you to all members of our parent community who came and supported this event. We know that the children love welcomi
On Saturday 2nd December, year 5/6 football team went to Bournes Green to have a football tournament. The first three games we didn’t play but we watched. The first game was Hamstel vs College St Pierre. Then we watched Darlinghurst vs Chalkwell. The final game we watched was Leigh North Street vs St Mary' s. Then we finally played Temple Sutton and we unfortunately lost 2-0.Then we missed two games and then we played St Mary’s and it was 0-0. Then we missed two games and the
On Wednesday 5th December, 8 year 6 girls were invited to play in a friendly netball tournament at Alleyn Court school. We played Temple Sutton, Blenheim, Earls Hall and Alleyn Court schools. The girls enjoyed the afternoon and were warmed by the hot chocolate and cookies which were served to us at the end.
On Wednesday 22nd November, the Girls’ football team traveled to Melbourne Park in Chelmsford, to compete in the Essex County Schools FA Under-11s Girls’ 7-a-side Cup. The competition brought together the best teams from all over Essex, so the standard of competition was always going to be high.
With 7 games to play, each game being 7 minutes one way, the girls played incredibly throughout the day. The girls also had a extra challenge on their hands with the strong wind bl
On Wednesday 29th November the school dodgeball teams travelled to Garons Tennis and Leisure Centre with Mr Nash and Miss Fletcher to take part in a multi-school dodgeball event. The day was split into two parts with one team attending the festival in the morning and the other team attending in the afternoon for a competitive tournament.
In the morning the festival team had the opportunity to play a number of dodgeball games with a range of different schools. This enabled