Yearly Archives: 2018

Headteacher Award

  The Headteachers award was won by following recipients before half term: Libby for excellent progress in maths and to Dominic, Jamie & Reuben for excellent participation and enthusiasm in PE at Base Dance. Well done to all for their efforts and for the example they are setting. We are […]

Word of the Week

The Word of the Week for this week is ‘Naïve’ meaning ‘showing a lack of experience, wisdom, or judgement’: e.g. When she was young and naive, she had dreamed of such a job We can all learn new words and increase our vocabulary – parents can help by encouraging pupils […]

Word of the Week

Pugnacious’ is the Word of the Week in the secondary phase this week. The meaning of pugnacious is: Eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight. i.e. ‘his public statements became increasingly pugnacious’ The origin of this word is from the mid 17th century: from Latin pugnax, pugnac- (from pugnare […]