Sunday, 13 June 2021

Uniform plea

DONATIONS of second-hand uniforms are needed by the parent-teacher association at Crazies Hill Primary School. The new process for ...

 

Clothes cash

KIDMORE End Primary School raised £317.10 from secondhand clothes. Residents donated more than a tonne of unwanted clothes and ...

 

Headteacher to move on

THE headteacher of Checkendon Primary School is to leave at the end of the summer term. Gillian Seymour has worked at the school for ...

 

New team of parents

THE new leaders of the parent-teacher association at Crazies Hill Primary School have been selected. Leanne Kinnersley and Verity ...

 

Pupils take part in Walk to School Week

PUPILS at primary schools in Henley took part in the Walk to School Week. The annual campaign, which finishes today (Friday) ...

 

Pyjama profit

RECEPTION pupils at Sonning Common Primary School raised £37 for charity by wearing pyjamas for the day. The money raised will be ...

 

Wartime dig

PUPILS at the Robert Piggott junior and infant schools in Wargrave will be studying the Second World War while using an allotment. The ...

 

Boy left on doorstep awarded scholarship to acting school

Boy left on doorstep awarded scholarship to acting school

A FORMER Henley College student, who moved home 16 times while in care, is raising money to attend a drama school in New York. Kallan ...

 

Sign up for virtual quiz and raffle

Sign up for virtual quiz and raffle

STUDENTS from The Henley College are organising a virtual raffle and quiz in aid of a mental health charity. Sami Morgan, Leah Cooper, ...

 

Opening of new school delayed after discovery of subsidence

Opening of new school delayed after discovery of subsidence

THE opening of a new primary school building has been delayed after the discovery of subsidence at the site. The Heights Primary ...

 

Independent school to become fully co-ed

Independent school to become fully co-ed

SHIPLAKE College is set to welcome more female students. The independent school is aiming to become fully co-educational by 2027, with ...

 

Sudden drop in school intakes

Sudden drop in school intakes

FAMILIES with young children can’t afford to live in Henley because of high house prices, claims a town councillor. Michelle Thomas ...

 

Duke’s man

Duke’s man

A FORMER Shiplake College student was interviewed on TV about his role as a former equerry to the Duke of Edinburgh.  Col Richard ...

 

Study taster

Study taster

A SUBJECT “taster” evening will be held virtually by The Henley College on Thursday, May 20. Participants will be able to meet ...

 

MP still backs merger of two schools on one site

MP still backs merger of two schools on one site

THERESA MAY has reaffirmed her support for plans for the Piggott junior and infant schools in Wargrave to move to a shared site. The ...

 

Council wins legal fight with Bond author’s heirs over land

Council wins legal fight with author’s heirs over school land

A LEGAL battle between the descendants of James Bond author Ian Fleming and Oxfordshire County Council has taken a new turn. The ...

 

Children scream with joy as hot air balloon interrupts PE lesson

Children scream with joy as hot air balloon interrupts PE lesson

PUPILS at Peppard Primary School were given a shock when a hot air balloon landed in the middle of their PE lesson.  The children ...

 

Sweet total

PUPILS from Sonning Common Primary School have raised more than £280 by baking and selling Welsh cakes and rocky road. The money will ...

 

MP to visit schools

MP to visit schools

THERESA MAY has accepted an invitation to visit Robert Piggott junior and infant schools in Wargave. The former prime minister and ...

 

Pool refresh

THE swimming pool at Sonning Common Primary School has been drained and the tiles regrouted.