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  • Fun At Lunchtime!

    Published 11/06/21

    For the last couple of months, the children at St Edmund's have been very fortunate to have not one but two sports coaches during their lunch hour. The coaches from Foundation Sports, who are an award-winning coaching company, deliver an active lunchtime program. This aims to keep children engaged with organised games and educate children on how to play nicely, resulting in an even more positive lunchtime experience. 

    'I like the sports coaches because they make up games which are fun to play.' (M - Class 5.2)

    'Sports coaches help make the games we play fun and fair. They teach us to play correctly.'(D - Class 6.1)

    I like the sports coaches because they are funny and help us all to play nicely' (P - Class 3.2) 

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  • Heroes Stamp Design Competition

    Published 28/05/21

    Children in Year 4 were this week delighted to be taking part in the Royal Mail's Heroes Stamp Design Competition, honouring the heroes of the coronavirus pandemic. 

    During Art lessons, children worked on designing and colouring a stamp for the national competition. The best eight from across the UK will become a unique design set to be sold in shops and post offices. 

    Please look below at each class's winning designs and the stamps that will be sent as St Edmund's representation.

    Thank you Mrs Pope and Year 4, for your hard work this week!

     

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  • Enfield Edible Garden Project

    Published 25/05/21

    Over the last few weeks, the children at St Edmund's have developed green fingers! Across the school, all children in all year groups have taken part in an Enfield Borough project to grow fruit and vegetables. As well as growing strawberries, cucumber, planting a new apple and plum tree, we will soon have our very own greenhouse to ensure this newfound love of gardening is here to stay!

    This project will conclude in some special lessons in a couple of weeks when children will enjoy and taste the fruits of their labour.

    A special thanks to Mrs Jenkins, who is leading the project across the school. ​

     

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  • World Day For Cultural Diversity

    Published 21/05/21

    Today we were proud to be joining cities from across the world in celebrating World Day of Cultural Diversity. 

    All week children have been learning about a chosen country or continent. This finished today with a showcase of work and activities in the playground and online. Our whole school community also got into the spirit by wearing traditional dress or colours.  Please have a look in 'Our School Gallery' to see all the pictures from today and look on your child's Google Classroom account for the Padlet activity, which will show the uploaded work from those working at home this week.

    Thank you everyone, for getting into the spirit!

     

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  • Lunchtime's Golden Table

    Published 13/05/21

    We are incredibly fortunate at St Edmund's to provide and promote our children with healthy and wholesome lunches. As part of our lunchtime routine, we can also encourage and promote good manners and behaviour whilst at the table. To recognise and celebrate just this, our midday assistants have set up a Golden Table Award where lovely manners and behaviours are rewarded with a 'Golden Ticket'.

    Each Friday, the lucky winners get to sit at a special table where they will be served by the adults and enjoy their lunch on the golden plates and drink from the golden cups. This reward applies to all, whether hot or packed lunches and as you can see from the picture, Year 4 have certainly enjoyed their time today!

         
     

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  • Year 6's Virtual Workshop!

    Published 07/05/21
    Year 6 took part today in a very special virtual assembly. They were joined by Leo Powell, an incredibly engaging speaker who spoke to the children about the dangers of county lines, gangs, exploitation, grooming and more.  Children thoroughl
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  • Hatching Chicks!

    Published 29/04/21

    Egg-citing News!

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  • New Home Reading Scheme

    Published 22/04/21

    Children across the school today took home their first Home Reading Book of the Summer Term. This was the first time children have been able to access our new Collins reading scheme. Collins Big Cat is a whole-school programme that provides complete support for primary reading, from early phonics development to fluency. We are sure all children will love the vast variety of books which will continue to foster the love of reading we have in our school.

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  • KS1Easter Bonnet Parade

    Published 31/03/21

    Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 paraded their wonderful Easter Bonnets today in the playground. The Children were also joined by a very special guest... the Easter Bunny, who helped Mrs Wright hand out the end of term certificate winners. More Pictures can be found in 'Our School Gallery'.

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  • Red Nose Day 2021

    Published 19/03/21

    We have celebrated Red Nose Day this year by coming to school in our own clothes and making an effort to have 'wacky hair'. We have also searched for St Edmund's Best Joke which was won by Andrew in 4.2.

    The joke was...

    Why did the kid throw the clock out of the window?

    Because they wanted to see time fly! :-)

    Staff have also taken part in a virtual lip sync battle. The adults gave brilliant renditions of Westlife, Queen and Sister Sledge. All of which have brought a big smile to our faces.

    ​As a school we have raised an incredible amount of money and would like to thank you all for your wonderful effort to help those during this challenging time. 

    It has been a marvellous day with lots of laughs!

    Well done everyone!

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  • A Brilliant Return To School!

    Published 12/03/21

    What a fantastic week it has been! It was lovely to see such happy faces coming through the gates each morning, watching children catch up with friends and hearing the classrooms full of enthusiastic learners. 
    There are sure to be some very tired children this evening, and all deserve a weekend of rest. 

    Thank you Parents, for your support and patience this week as we returned to the new normal. We have appreciated your kind messages and understanding of the situation as we continue to work together through this challenging time. 

    Have a lovely weekend!

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  • World Book Day 2021

    Published 04/03/21

    On Thursday 4th March, St Edmund's celebrated World Book Day.  Children spent the day in school or at home dressed as their favourite book character, took part in a virtual workshop and had lots of fun completing all sorts of different book-related tasks.

    Thank you parents for all the time and effort put in to create such fantastic costumes. 

    Have a look at 'Our School Gallery' for more pictures of the day.

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