We were very lucky to receive a visit from Martin Simpson, all the way from Island Gems in Isle of Wight, who is a Cretaceous fossil crustaceans and dinosaur expert, all our year 6 pupils were fascinated by the collection of artefacts that he brought along, and the way he told amusing stories to accompany his… Read more »
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We have recently had the opportunity to display Year 4’s Space work at the Gatwick Aviation Museum. The museum has provided us with a display area where children from other schools and the general public have the chance to see the work that the Year 4 children have been working extremely hard on this Autumn… Read more »
We would like to extend a big thank you on behalf of NSPCC to all the parents, family and friends that supported our recent sponsorship for NSPCC, they raised a huge £1720.99 ! The children should have all received Thank you Badges from NSPCC after they had a special Thank you assembly held by… Read more »
We have had an amazing amount of entries of Poems for our Book Fairs “Rhyme Craft” from our children, Thank you to to everyone who entered, we wish you could all win, but we could only select one winner from each year group, and we are so impressed with them, we would like to share… Read more »
What a wonderful set of parents and children we have at Maidenbower, we were overwhelmed at the food contributions donated for this years Harvest Festival, which were collected and very much appreciated by Crawley Open house, Thank you all so much for your generosity.
We were very lucky today to receive a visit from Jim Smith, famous author Barry Loser and new book “Future Ratboy”. He gave a presentation to all our year 3 and 4 children, which they were totally enraptured with, and then signed the books that children had brought. A big thank you to Jim, and… Read more »
What a fab start to our staff fundraising week for Macmillan, our star bakers were busy yesterday providing a much enjoyed morning coffee break today! We were more than happy to part with our money for a slice of cake and a pastry. Cakes will be baked and brought in all week by different staff…. Read more »
It is that time of year, one of our absolute personal favourite moments, when we present our very special “Anne Newson” awards to one child from each year group. The award was setup a few years ago, in tribute to one of our very loyal and dedicated school governors, who sadly passed away, and at… Read more »
We are overwhelmed with some lovely presents we have received at our school, and wanted to share a couple with you, Thank you to the parents and children who have given us these, we feel very special.
At Maidenbower Junior school, we love to share in the celebration of achievements of our pupils who participate in out of school activities, and we are very pleased to share that Erika Sait has been awarded her breaststroke trophy, points award and medals from the club championships. Well done Erika, we are very proud of you,… Read more »