Thursday, 27 January 2022

Tree planted in memory of village school teacher

Tree planted in memory of village school teacher

A TREE has been planted in Shiplake in memory of a former teacher at the village primary school. Val Knight, who passed away in April ...

 

Primary schools remain cautious for start of new term

Primary schools remain cautious for start of new term

PRIMARY schools are taking a cautious approach to covid following the start of the new term. They are not subject to the government ...

 

Evacuees experience

Evacuees experience

PUPILS at a Henley school dressed up as Second World War evacuees for the day. Twenty-three pupils in Beech class at Badgemore primary ...

 

Mud pies and witches’ potions for imaginative minds

Mud pies and witches’ potions for imaginative minds

EARLY years pupils at Kidmore End Primary School have a new outdoor play area.  The school’s parent teacher association raised £5,...

 

Boy raises money for NHS by selling leftover drawings

Boy raises money for NHS by selling leftover drawings

A BOY has raised money for the NHS by selling his artwork. Johnny Pratt started selling his pencil drawings in March last year when ...

 

Entry policy

KIDMORE End Primary school has modified its admissions policy for entry years 2023 and 2024. This is response to statutory ...

 

School honoured for promoting tolerance

A SCHOOL in Henley has been recognised a second time for creating an atmosphere of tolerance and respect. St Mary’s, an independent ...

 

Entry change

CHECKENDON Primary school has modified its admissions policy for entry years 2022 and 2024. The modifications for the school in Main ...

 

Hundreds turn for school’s first Christmas fair since pandemic

Hundreds turn for school’s first Christmas fair since pandemic

ABOUT 1,000 people attended a Christmas Fair at Shiplake College. The event was organised by the parents’ association and took place ...

 

Boys claim title at inter-school cross-country race

Boys claim title at inter-school cross-country race

A BOY from Kidmore End Primary School won a cross-country race involving eight schools. Carter Kerman, eight, was one of 45 children ...

 

College to increase capacity

THE Henley College is to receive up to £340,000 to help it cope with an expected rise in demand for places. The college successfully ...

 

Children take part in outdoor act of remembrance to mark Armistice Day

Children take part in outdoor act of remembrance to mark Armistice Day

PUPILS at Rupert House School in Henley attended an outdoor service to mark Armistice Day. About 50 parents and staff attended the act ...

 

School to expand

AN independent school in Henley is set to expand. Rupert House, which offers pre-prep and prep school for boys and girls aged three to ...

 

Christmas tree sale

A CHRISTMAS tree sale is being organised by the school association at Charvil Piggott primary. Nordmann firs ranging from 3ft to 8ft ...

 

Christmas fair and tree sale return

A CHRISTMAS fair will be held at Sonning Common Primary School for the first time in two years. It will take place at the school in ...

 

Bird brand

THE classes of children at Goring Primary School have been renamed after birds. They are now called greenfinch, owl, robin, ibis, ...

 

Schools tidy

VOLUNTEERS are needed to carry out maintenance at the Robert Piggott junior and infant schools in Wargrave. Staff and parents plan to ...

 

Merger deal

THE Berkshire College of Agriculture at Burchetts Green has agreed to merge with the Windsor Forest Colleges Group. The governors say ...

 

Pupils learn about black culture through arts

Pupils learn about black culture through arts

CHILDREN celebrated black culture with a day of workshops, sport, art, music, literature and poetry. It was part of a series of ...

 

Children celebrate Halloween despite covid pandemic

Children celebrate Halloween despite covid pandemic

CHILDREN at a Henley primary school took part in a Halloween pumpkin competition. The pupils each had to take in a pumpkin carved and ...

 

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Location Wallingford

Cranford House School is seeking to appoint the following roles: SCHOOL MATRON This is a full time role with 10 weeks’ ...

 

FULL AND PART-TIME POSITIONS

Location Henley on Thames

Recruiting for full and part time front of house staff at Bistro at the Boathouse. Good rate of pay, staff discount and ...