Ashover Primary School News
The latest news stories from Ashover Primary School.
- Derby Refugee Centre Support
Some pupils have visited the Derby Refugee Centre to take donations of food and toys. They had a tour of the centre and met some of the volunteers and refugees.
- Story Writing Competition
Congratulations to Catherine, Olive and Beatrice for winning the Derby Market Hall story writing competition and winning musical instruments for our school.
- Restart a Heart
The children have had a visit from the Fire Safety Team to learn CPR in the event of an emergency.
- Project Playground
Our Sponsored Rainbow Walk raised an amazing £2400 which takes our playground resurfacing fund to £12000. Well done to all the children for taking part and to all those who so generously made donations.
- Keeping Safe
In the Summer term our pupils have been taught about water, road and fire safety. Our digital leaders have taught their peers about the potential dangers of online games including Fortnite.
- Quality Mark
In June 2018 we were delighted to have been awarded the Quality Mark for the fifth time. This recognises our basic skills in teaching, learning, planning and assessment.
- Engineering Awards
All our pupils enjoyed Engineering week where they met several engineers. Our pupils entered a competition and many were awarded merits and distinctions and were invited to see their work displayed at the University of Coventry.
- Sports Relief
Well done to all the children for completing several laps of the obstacle course to raise money for Sports Relief. Thank you to those who have sponsored children, we will let you know how much we have raised once all monies have been collected.
- Children in Need
Dress in spots to raise money for Children in Need!
- Anti-Bullying Week
All different, all equal. Our blue cake sale raised over £200 which will be put towards resources for the Anti-Bullying Ambassadors to use in their work with other children - thank you everyone!