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  • World Day Of Cultural Diversity

    Published 09/06/23

    St Edmund's recently celebrated the World Day of Cultural Diversity with an incredible event that left everyone feeling enlightened and joyous. The entire school community came together to embrace the rich tapestry of cultures that make up our global society. It was a day filled with immersive experiences, engaging activities, and delightful presentations that showcased the beauty and uniqueness of different countries.

    Throughout the day, students immersed themselves in the traditions of the country they had been assigned. The exploration included learning about the unique dances, arts, and culinary delights that define each culture. 

    The highlight of the day was the much-anticipated assembly where each year group took the stage to present their findings. The enthusiasm and pride radiated from the students as they confidently shared fascinating facts, showcased traditional dances, and displayed stunning artwork inspired by their chosen countries. 

    Thank you to Mrs. Nicola and Miss Virasami who organised and led the day.

    More pictures of the day can be found in Our School Gallery.

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  • Year 5 Learn About Dementia

    Published 26/05/23

    In a heart-warming display of empathy and kindness, our Year 5 students have handcrafted fidget mittens for the residents of Eastbrook Care Home. These have coincided with the children learning about dementia and how to support individuals living with the illness, as their Design and Technology projects aimed to bring comfort and joy to those in need. 

    Under the guidance of Mrs Pope, the mittens were adorned with colourful buttons, soft fabrics and tactile elements, allowing for residents to keep their hands occupied and engaged. 

    A fantastic project which shows the wonderful impact our children can make on our wider community. 

    Great work everyone!


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  • St Edmund's Ofsted Report

    Published 16/05/23

    St Edmund's is thrilled to share its recent Ofsted inspection over the 21st and 22nd of March 2023. The report confirms what many of us already know: St Edmund's continues to be a good school.

    This report is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our staff, students and broader school community. We are committed to ensuring that all our students receive the best possible education, and this report, we believe, is a true reflection of that.

    We want to thank everyone involved for their contribution and support, and we look forward to building on this success in the future.

    Read the full report by clicking here.

    Great work St Edmund's!

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  • King Charles III Coronation

    Published 05/05/23

    Today children at St Edmund’s came to school dressed in red, white and blue clothes as they took part in different exciting events to celebrate the King’s Coronation. On this historic weekend, when our country welcomed a new ruler, it was a day full of joy and festivities. 

    As a school, we were thrilled to be part of this significant event, and our students were excited to learn about the significance of the Coronation. Children learnt about the coronation traditions and the history and importance of the crown jewels, the robes and the throne, which will all be integral parts of the ceremony.
    In the afternoon, year groups came together for a Coronation party with a traditional snack, dancing and plenty of singing!

    It provided a fantastic opportunity for our students to learn about the traditions and customs of our country and celebrate an important event in our history. We hope that this day will remain etched in our students’ memories and that they will continue to learn about our country’s rich history and traditions.

    Thank you to Ms Sinclair for planning a wonderful day!

    Photographs from te day can be found by clicking here.

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  • Basketball tournament

    Published 02/05/23

    On Thursday 20th April the Year 5 and 6 3v3 basketball team took part in a Basketball tournament and did extremely well, we have never had a basketball team. There were 11 teams, we played 4 matches playing against Hazelwood, Brimsdown, St. Andrew's and Scalcombe 1 in the first round of our group and in the final we played Bowes. Who were in the 2nd group. We came 3rd, well done St Edmund's, the whole team played brilliantly.  Each match was 8 mins and all the matches were of a fast and tense pace. Well done!

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  • Netball Team

    Published 30/03/23

    Well done to the Netball team, they played extremely well winning both of their matches. They played Brettenham and Wilbury. Brettenham they beat 9-2 and Wilbury 8-0. Both games played were very fast and everyone contributed to the goals, a great team effort!

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  • Parents Workshop First Aid Training Part 2

    Published 17/03/23

    Thank you to Mrs Morrison from the St John's Ambulance who gave our second session on first aid. It was well attended, and the parents also experienced some practical activity. The parents were very much engaged.

    Hopefully there will be a further session on other basic first aid.

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  • World Book Day

    Published 03/03/23

    Today the children and staff at St Edmund's enjoyed an extraordinary end to the week as we all dressed up to celebrate World Book Day. The children enjoyed a brilliant assembly led by Mr Harding and participated in many activities, discussions and games in class. Children have also received book vouchers to spend at our fair, which has been as popular as ever! 

    This year for World Book Day, we also made a massive push to support those impacted by the earthquakes in Turkey and Syria, with our whole school community participating in 'The Big Read'. Children have been taking part in extended uninterrupted reading sessions all day, and we will share with you soon how much we have raised. All money raised will help CAFOD as they provide much-needed resources to the people.

    Thank you to all the children, parents and staff for the fantastic effort to make World Book Day the best one yet!

    More pictures will be uploaded soon!

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  • Year 6 - Design And Technology

    Published 24/02/23

    Today Year 6's Design and Technology project reached its climax. Year 6 have been designing and building transport that can carry and protect a free-range egg. They solved lots of problems over the weeks and all successfully built a vehicle that could move and also protect its precious cargo. Today was race day, and we saw how well they could move over some difficult terrain. It was a fun afternoon and a great afternoon was had by all!



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  • Reception's Wow Day

    Published 10/02/23

    All Around The World Wow Day. 

    Reception brought the Indian story of No Dinner to life this week and had so much fun in doing so. We made and ate Indian Samosas. We had a visitor play an Indian instrument called the Tabla, a singer sing in Tamil and our parents reading stories in their own languages. We celebrated our own heritage too by dressing in colours of our family's flag or wearing cultural dress. What a wonderful day we had! ​





































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  • Marcus Rasford's​​​​​​​ "You are the Champion"

    Published 10/02/23

    During this half-term we have had Spurs Foundation in school supporting reading and teachers in PE. They also presented a book from Marcus Rasford's "You are the Champion" which was given by the Premier League to each child in Year 6 to encourage children to become more resilient. 

    Thank you to Nathaniel and Cristian from Spurs Foundation who have been supporting this programme with the children.

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  • Primary Stars Reading Programme

    Published 10/02/23

    Primary Stars reading programme has been coming to St Edmund's this half-term to support Year 3 and Year 4 with reading and in their PE Lessons. Thank you to the Tottenham Hotspur for supporting our children with this fantastic programme. 

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