Sunday, 03 July 2022

School to treat staff

THE Piggott School in Wargrave will be running a staff appreciation week next month. All 200 staff will be invited to take part in ...

 

School receives two benches

School receives two benches

TWO picnic benches have been donated to Checkendon Primary School by Henley estate agents Savills. Headteacher Sarah Hillier said: ...

 

Children’s country run

THERE is still time to enter the Great School Run, a new cross-country event which will take place tomorrow (Saturday). Children aged ...

 

Rule-breakers

PUPILS at Crazies Hill Primary School are to hold a “break the rules day” to raise money for charity. On June 28, they will be given a ...

 

Open school

File picture of pupils at Kidmore End Primary School

AN open morning is to be held at Kidmore End Primary School. Prospective parents will be able to tour the school and meet teachers on ...

 

Summer fair

A SUMMER fair will be held at Sonning Common Primary School tomorrow (Saturday) from noon to 3pm. The bunting has been put up by the ...

 

School hosts first magic day

School hosts first magic day

MORE than 400 children attended a special magic day for children at Shiplake College. The visitors became witches, wizards and ...

 

Old school photo recreated

Old school photo recreated

A PHOTOGRAPH to mark the Queen’s coronation was recreated to mark her platinum jubilee. The original picture was taken at Henley ...

 

Summer fair

A SUMMER fair will be held at Sonning Common Primary School on June 18, from noon to 3pm. Attractions will include an inflatable ...

 

Mayor and ‘Queen’ visit school

Mayor and ‘Queen’ visit school

RUPERT House School in Henley spent a day celebrating the Queen’s jubilee. Mayor Michelle Thomas visited the school in Bell Street to ...

 

Pupils decorate village hall for jubilee with their artwork

Pupils decorate village hall for jubilee with their artwork

THE village hall in Sonning Common has been decorated for the Queen’s platinum jubilee by children at the primary school. The handmade ...

 

Beekeeper visits primary school with hive

Beekeeper visits primary school with hive

PUPILS at Kidmore End Primary School had a visit from a beekeeper to mark World Bee Day on Friday. Sue Remenyi, a governor of the ...

 

Plaque to honour woman who saved village library

Plaque to honour woman who saved village library

A PLAQUE has been unveiled in memory of a woman who saved Sonning Common library. Cecily Hunt, who died in 2020, started the Friends ...

 

Standing desks are hit with children

Standing desks are hit with children

SONNING Common Primary School has introduced standing desks for pupils permanently. The portable desks, which can be placed on top of ...

 

Food firm founder made chancellor

Food firm founder made chancellor

THE founder of Ella’s Kitchen has been appointed chancellor of the University of Reading, the ceremonial head of the university. Paul ...

 

Music school needs cash after finding new home

Music school needs cash after finding new home

HENLEY Music School has found a base and now hopes to raise an estimated £500,000 to bring it up to scratch. The school, which until ...

 

Play time at primary school

Play time at primary school

PUPILS at Sonning Common Primary School staged four plays in one night — all in French. The year 6 children performed Rapunzel and the ...

 

Well-prepped pupils

Well-prepped pupils

Pupils at St Mary’s Preparatory School in Henley have secured places at some of the leading selective schools in the region. The year ...

 

Ukrainian girl’s first day at new school

Ukrainian girl’s first day at new school

A GIRL who escaped the war in Ukraine started school in Henley this week. Ariana Ihnatko, seven, has been given a place at Rupert ...

 

Nippon natter

PUPILS at Sonning Common Primary School will be given introductory lessons in the Japanese language. The school successfully applied ...

 

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