Save Your Shoebox!

If you are planning to buy your child new shoes over the summer holiday may we please ask you to save the shoeboxes as we will be running Operation Christmas Child again in the Autumn term when we ask pupils to fill a shoebox with small gifts for under-privileged children in this country and abroad. A…

Kind Hearts Help QEHB

St. Margaret’s girls were delighted to welcome Sophie Carroll from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham Charity to their House Assembly on Thursday morning. Sophie had come to thank six Margaret’s girls who had been fundraising on their behalf. Gargi, Lucy, Maya, Lily, Daisy and Natasha in Year 4, have been showing true Blue Coat values…

Moose Club!

Louis in Year One has loved learning about elephants at School but found the idea of poaching for tusks really upsetting and totally unnecessary. So he wanted to find out more about endangered species and carried out some research at home. Louis found out that the Moose is endangered in some states in America, due…

Sponsored Bounce

Have you noticed that in Pre-Prep the children have been full of beans this week? They have been bouncy and active for a very special reason. All the children have been involved in the Sponsored Bounce to raise money for Birmingham Children’s Hospital. In their PE lessons, the children have jumped, bobbed, skipped and vaulted…

Barnardo’s Big Toddle

On Wednesday 10 May we had our annual Barnardo’s Toddle. We are very proud that it was the 14th Toddle that Buttons Nursery children have been involved in – which is quite an achievement! They became such a success that we were happy when Transition children started to join us for this worthwhile cause. We…

The Big Sleuth

We were delighted to welcome Miss Mistry to our whole school assembly this morning. She is a member of the Children’s Hospital fundraising team. Next week Pre-Prep will complete their sponsored Bounce and the money raised will go towards providing equipment of all sorts for the hospital. It may be toys, a building project, or…

Mira’s Acts of Loving and Giving

Mira, one of our Pre-Prep pupils, regularly attends a Human Values, Multi-Faith group and as part of this over the last few weeks has been encouraged to consider and carry out ’40 Acts of Loving and Giving; to Love All, Serve All’ within the family and Community at large. Mira therefore, recently took part in…

Rag Bag Donations

Are you preparing your Summer wardrobe, even though parts of the country have had a covering of snow this week? We need any unwanted clothes for our school Rag Bag collection. It is an easy way to pass on anything you no longer want or need. The Rag Bag is situated at the back of…

Pants for The Gambia

963 PAIRS OF PANTS….SO FAR ! Thank you, to everyone for all the fabulous pairs of pants that have arrived in school! Thank you Pre-Prep too for entering your colouring activity and producing such beautifully and carefully coloured picture pants. The money raised will be a great help to JJB Nursery. Unfortunately, due to the…

Amar Helps the Air Ambulance

A Year 4 pupil, Amar, together with his brother Karam, who is in Year 1, went to the Strensham Airbase in Worcestershire last weekend and presented crew members of the West Midlands Air Ambulance with a cheque for £210.00.  Amar choose to have friends and family attend his 9th Birthday party and receive money to…

A Trip to the Gambia

With snow falling around us, and temperatures just above freezing, Mrs Jubb and Mrs Fletcher Jones led our whole school assembly in hot weather African-style dresses. Over half term in February Mrs Jubb and Miss Barrett will be visiting Jan Jan Bureh Nursery in Gambia to help train and support teachers at the school. Mrs…