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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.

Car-boot success

Sunday, 17 May 2015

This Saturday we held our popular car-boot sale on the car-park at the rear of school. We saw familiar friends from the local community attending as well as families across the Federation and new faces too. With a hot bacon sandwich and a cup of tea car-booters were able to pick up some bargains and treasures on what was a sunny morning. All the proceeds from the event go into our Friends account which benefits pupils across the school. We were extremely pleased to raise £450 yesterday! Thanks to everyone who came and supported. Justine

The chicks have arrived!

Sunday, 17 May 2015

This term has seen the arrival of some very special new guests to Victoria – our three new chicks. Pupils have been learning all about how chickens are born and watched eagerly as they hatched out of their eggs. This weekend they have had a sleepover at my house but are looking forward to going back to school on Monday. Justine



Celebrating May Day

Friday, 1 May 2015

We all enjoyed our annual May Day celebrations today. The sun shone and we had a fantastic morning. Everyone liked dancing around the Maypole.

Butterfly whispering.

Friday, 24 April 2015

Our students are continuing to enjoy all aspects of outdoor learning. This week has brought the butterflies out to join them. Summer must really be on it’s way.

The Lions of Zululand.

Saturday, 18 April 2015

We all had a fantastic if slightly belated end to our Spring Term Topic this week when the Lions of Zululand visited for the day and performed for everyone. They were absolutely amazing, bright, vibrant, colourful, loud and entertaining. Watching the children’s faces was incredible. Many of the pupils were completely mesmerised by them.