Monthly Archives: September 2016

Macmillan Coffee Morning

Mrs Homer's Macmillan Coffee Morning starts at 10.30am in the School Hall (Friday 30th September) - we are waiting for you!! If you are unable to attend but still wish to donate to Macmillan just text CUPCAKE TO 70550 (one text = £5) or go to Macmillan.org.uk/coffee or phone 0845 074 2606 (Texts cost £5 plus network...
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Cheque Presentation to The Oliver Fisher Special Care Baby Trust

In May this year the whole school took part in our Annual Charity Week, raising money for the Oliver Fisher Special Care Baby Trust at Medway Maritime Hospital in Chatham. The children took part in various activities such as a sponsored swim, beat the goalie, circus skills, shoot the hoop, back to front Friday and...
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Jeans for Genes Day

Everyone, staff and children alike, wore their jeans into school on Friday 23rd September to raise money for the Jeans for Genes charity. The final amount raised by the School and Nursery was £86.70....
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Thank You Meredale

During the Leavers Assembly on the last day of term, our Head Girl, Georgia Brierley read out a poem (with some help from Mrs Homer) that she had written about her time at Meredale: Thank you Meredale For all you've helped me achieve I am feeling very sad As I'm about to leave Thanks to the teachers That helped me through...
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Leavers 2016

On the last day of term we held our annual Leavers Assembly. The children invited family members in to join in the celebration of their time at Meredale and moving onto their new schools. There were tears and laughter from the children as Mrs Homer relayed stories from their time at Meredale and how they...
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2016 Prize Giving Evening

At the end of each year we have our Annual Prize Giving Evening, where we celebrate all of the children's achievements throughout the year. All staff are present and the children's families join us in our celebration. The evening began with our guest speaker, John Woodward OBE, CEO of Busy Bees, presenting a motivational speech...
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Rainforest Assembly

Boleyn Class treated the school and parents to a fantastic Assembly. Over the course of recent weeks they have been researching the Rainforest and the effects that mankind is having on it, the location of the Rainforest, what animals live their and about their habitats. Everyone got into character and entertained their audience with some really useful...
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Bikeability

Our Year 6 children took part in the Bikeability Scheme run by Medway Council this week. The scheme teaches the children about how to keep their cycles roadworthy and safe to use as well as how to stay safe on the roads. The children were taken out on roads to practice their new...
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