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Remembrance Day

Friday, 10 November 2017

Today we remember and thank all who have served their country in war.

Lest we forget!

Julie Fardell

Executive Head Teacher

Halloween

Friday, 10 November 2017

October 31 was Halloween and many of our Victoria School pupils dressed up in spooky Halloween costumes and played tricks on unsuspecting staff and pupils!

Here is an acrostic poem written by Leon.

The little children I scare

Roaming at night

In the light of the lamp posts

Creeping in the late night

Keeping their sweets to themselves

 

Julie Fardell

Executive Head Teacher

Parent/Teacher Evening

Friday, 10 November 2017

Victoria school was buzzing on Wednesday night this week when parents, carers and families came into school to meet with their children’s teachers. Some of our pupils came in with them but were not always happy to  be back at school after an already long school day!

What a delight it was to meet families and see brothers and sisters interacting with each other.

Effective education is a real partnership between families and school. We value working in partnership with you to agree priority goals and consistent strategies to achieve them.

Julie Fardell

Executive Head Teacher

Harvest Thanksgiving 2017

Friday, 10 November 2017

We are all feeling the chill of Autumn in the air as the days get shorter and the winds blow cooler. Autumn reminds us that it is the time of year when many crops are harvested and we are reminded to share our wealth with others. This year, many pupils brought in donations of food which were given to St Chad’s. Thank  you to all the families who kindly made donations of food to this worthy charity.

Julie Fardell

Executive Head Teacher

Outstanding!

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

In March 2017, Victoria School was inspected by Ofsted and found to be outstanding!
You can read the full report on the Ofsted website. We are proud of all our pupils, their families and our staff for achieving this wonderful recognition.

Julie Fardell

Executive Head Teacher

A few photos from Sunny Florida

Friday, 21 October 2016

Just a few photos from our visit to Florida. We are having a great time at  magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom. The sun has been shining most of the time just a couple of showers. We are off to Universal Studios today.

Remembrance Day Service

Thursday, 12 November 2015

Our Secondary department took part in a Remembrance Day Service yesterday. Everyone took part and classes made there own wreathes out of poppies. The children learnt about the reasons for Remembrance Day and the significance of the poppy. They then went outside raised the Union flag up the flag pole and lay their class wreathes under the flag pole in an act of remembrance.

October update

Sunday, 18 October 2015

It has been an excellent half-term at Victoria. We have had our Governor Mark assessment visit and we await the outcome of our application. Our School Improvement Partner visit celebrated the achievements and outcomes for our pupils for last year. A copy of our data report can be found on our website under; Policies and Documents; Data Analysis 2014-2015. We are very proud of all the achievements of all our pupils. We also welcomed an unannounced visit by the Department for Education. They looked at our new Reception Baseline assessment. They thanked us for our hospitality on their visit. We held another successful car-boot sale which was really well attended by our families and community friends. This event run by ‘Friends’ raised £480. Pictures are below. Wishing you all a restful half-term at the end of next week. Justine

Summer Fair

Sunday, 12 July 2015

Yesterday Friends of Victoria held the summer fair in the sunshine for the third year running on our fantastic “Greenspaces”. A huge thank you to all our volunteers who helped make the event a success and also to everyone who attended the day to enjoy the event.  We are still counting the proceeds and the money will be put to good use to support our fantastic children. Thank you everyone.

Big Buddies Sale

Thursday, 21 May 2015

Our Federation Buddies held a fundraising sale today at both Victoria. The sun was shining so they were able to hold the sale outside. it was a fantastic event. Thank you to the staff and pupils of the classes at both schools. It was great to see some Federation parents here to support their children. Staff and children had a great morning selling, buying and counting the money.