Sunday, 25 February 2018

Tree-mendous

MORE than £1,000 was raised for schools in Wargrave through a Christmas tree recycling service. N W Property Maintenance collected ...

 

Sporting success

A WARGRAVE school has won a sports award. Robert Piggott Junior School was named best primary school at Wokingham Borough Council’s ...

 

1,000 new pens given to schools

TWO primary schools which asked parents to pay towards basic equipment have been given 1,000 pens by a bank. The Reading branch of ...

 

Girl wins £200 for her school with Christmas card design

Girl wins £200 for her school with Christmas card design

A CHRISTMAS card designed by an eight-year-old girl has won a Wargrave school £250. Charlotte Pizzey, a pupil at Robert Piggott Junior ...

 

Rowathon, raffle and, of course, Santa at Christmas fair

Rowathon, raffle and, of course, Santa at Christmas fair

SANTA’S grotto, biscuit decorating and rowing challenges were among the attractions at a Christmas bazaar held at Robert Piggott ...

 

Parents back schools' plea for money towards basics

Parents back schools' plea for money towards basics

PARENTS say they are happy to pay towards basics at their children’s schools. The governors of Robert Piggott junior and infant ...

 

Christmas bazaar

A CHRISTMAS bazaar will be held at Robert Piggott Junior School in School Hill, Wargrave, on Saturday, November 25 from 1pm to 3.30pm. ...

 

Young visitors

Pupils from a Wargrave school visited residents at a care home in the village. The children from Robert Piggott Junior School in ...

 

Big top

Big top

A fund-raising event was held at Robert Piggott Infant School in Wargrave to coincide with the Wargrave Village Festival. There was a ...

 

Storage dilemma

A PRIMARY school wants to build a storage shed on a nearby field. Robert Piggott Junior School in School Hill would use the shed to ...

 

Circus to visit school

A CIRCUS is to visit Robert Piggott Infant School in Wargrave. Circus Pazaz, which features clowns, acrobats and other performers, ...

 

School award

ROBERT Piggott Junior School in Wargrave has been given an environmental award for promoting eco-friendly projects. The Eco-Schools ...

 

Pupils given tour of Royals' stadium in reading initiative

Pupils given tour of Royals' stadium in reading initiative

CHILDREN from a Wargrave school were given a tour of Reading FC’s Madejski Stadium as part of a reading initiative by the club. The ...

 

Pupils recreate Great Fire of London on school playing field

Pupils recreate Great Fire of London on school playing field

PUPILS at Robert Piggott Infant School in Wargrave burnt down their own paper houses as part of a class project on the Great Fire of ...

 

Teachers' jobs would go under funding reform, claim unions

TWO schools in Wargrave would lose a total of more than £130,000 from their annual budgets under proposed changes to schools funding. ...

 

School weaves values into traditional nativity

MORE than 120 pupils took part in The Special Gifts, which followed the traditional Nativity story, although instead of gold, ...

 

Nativity gets 'Strictly' twist

Nativity gets 'Strictly' twist

PUPILS took part in Lights, Camel, Action!, which tells the traditional Nativity story with a Strictly Come Dancing twist as the ...

 

Children collect food for harvest festival to donate to elderly villagers

Children collect food for harvest festival to donate to elderly villagers

PUPILS at a Wargrave school celebrated the harvest festival by collecting hundreds of items of food to give to elderly villagers. ...

 

Tribute paid to retiring headteacher

THE headteacher of the Piggott School in Wargrave is retiring. Hilary Winter, 67, who has spent nearly 40 years in education, will ...

 

Poppy memorial

CHILDREN from Robert Piggott Infant School have planted poppies seeds on Mumbery Field in Wargrave to mark the centenary of the start ...

 

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