Monday, 23 November 2020

New £17,000 play area at primary school unveiled

New £17,000 play area at primary school unveiled

A NEW play area costing almost £17,000 has been unveiled at Valley Road Primary School in Henley. It includes a tunnel, slide and ...

 

Children show off their skills at two-day tag rugby festival

Children show off their skills at two-day tag rugby festival

DOZENS of children from primary schools in and around Henley had the chance to play rugby during a two-day festival. Pupils from ...

 

Pupils stage their own election with animal candidates

Pupils stage their own election with animal candidates

PUPILS at Valley Road Primary School in Henley took part in an election as part of UK Parliament Week. About 160 children in years one ...

 

Pupils hold animal poll

STUDENTS at Valley Road Primary School in Henley have been learning about the importance of politics for UK Parliament Week. The year ...

 

Friends come to boy’s rescue as he struggles in run

Friends come to boy’s rescue as he struggles in run

A BOY was helped to the finish line by his school friends during the Henley Youth Festival run on Saturday, writes David White. ...

 

School choirs sings at care home party

School choirs sings at care home party

THE Thamesfield care home in Henley opened its doors to the community with a Christmas party. Residents welcomed their loved ones and ...

 

Pupils decorate pumpkins for Halloween disco night

Pupils decorate pumpkins for Halloween disco night

CHILDREN at Valley Road Primary School in Henley carved and decorated pumpkins for a Halloween party. The vegetables had candles ...

 

Bolly good show!

Bolly good show!

PUPILS, parents and teachers took part in a Bollywood dance workshop at Valley Road Primary School in Henley. They were led through ...

 

Pupils perform for their proud grandparents

Pupils perform for their proud grandparents

DOZENS of people attended the seventh annual grandparents’ lunch at Valley Road Primary School in Henley. The visitors enjoyed tea, ...

 

Pupils given hockey masterclass by Olympic medallist

Pupils given hockey masterclass by Olympic medallist

PUPILS from four schools were given a hockey masterclass by an Olympic medallist. Mandy Nicholson, who won bronze at the Barcelona ...

 

Pupils dress up for World Book Day

Pupils dress up for World Book Day

PUPILS at Valley Road School in Henley dressed up as literary characters including Alice in Wonderland, Harry Potter and the Gruffalo ...

 

Four into one... primary school choirs perform with professional singing group

Four into one... primary school choirs perform with professional singing group

PUPILS from the four state primary schools in Henley performed alongside a professional a capella group at a concert, writes Jamie ...

 

Pupils pay tribute with poetry and poppy crosses

Pupils pay tribute with poetry and poppy crosses

DOZENS of poppy crosses were planted by Henley schoolchildren as part of the town’s remembrance events. Year five pupils from Sacred ...

 

Winning card design has international flavour

Winning card design has international flavour

A GIRL has won the Mayor of Henley’s Christmas card competition with a design featuring three languages. Lottie Baker, 11, a pupil at ...

 

Wild side

Wild side

Year 4 pupils at Valley Road School in Henley visited two garden centres. For their science topic about habitats, the children have ...

 

Special school teacher says farewell after four decades

Special school teacher says farewell after four decades

A TEACHER at Bishopswood Special School has retired after 41 years working with children. Carol Parrey, 63, joined the school in the ...

 

Pupils thank Mayor with gift of produce

Pupils thank Mayor with gift of produce

PUPILS at Valley Road Primary School in Henley gave a selection of home-grown fruit and vegetables to the Mayor. The two courgettes ...

 

Children learn about bees at film screening

Children learn about bees at film screening

MORE than 100 children enjoyed a screening of a film about bees at the Regal Picturehouse in Henley. Henley in Bloom combined with the ...

 

School fair

A SUMMER fair will be held at Valley Road Primary School in Henley tomorrow (Saturday). Attractions will include bouncy castles, an ...

 

School is still 'good'

Valley Road Primary School logo

A PRIMARY school in Henley has retained its “good” rating from the education watchdog Ofsted. Valley Road School was inspected last ...

 

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