Category Archives: Latest News

Open Series Hockey

Some of our Year 5 and 6 children attended the Mini Youth Games Open Series Hockey Tournament this morning. The children had a great time competing against five other schools finishing third in the league table. Well done team Meredale!...
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Perform Drama Workshops

Children in Reception, years 1 and 2 took part in a drama workshop this morning with Perform. The children invented their own potion to allow them to breathe 'under the sea' and were captivated by their adventure acting out being sea creatures such as a stingray, seahorse and octopus. We have some budding actors within Meredale! Read more

Fundraising for Demelza!

Earlier this year we held Charity Week, the children took part in a sponsored swim, cake sales, skip to be fit, dress like a movie star and a whole school quiz. Everyone had fun raising funds for a fantastic local charity and today Mrs Homer, our Head and Deputy Head Girls presented a cheque to David...
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Harvest Produce 2017

Our Head Girl and Deputy Head Girl delivered the Harvest produce to Longford Court Residential Home for the Elderly earlier today - the residents gave them a very warm welcome....
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Harvest Assembly – Johnny Appleseed

Our Harvest Assembly took place this morning, the children performed Johnny Appleseed to an audience of delighted parents and residents from Longford Court Residential Home for the Elderly. Children and their families have kindly donated food items over the last week or so that will be delivered to the residential home tomorrow afternoon. Read more

McMillan Coffee Morning 2017

We hosted our McMillan Coffee Morning today, lots of tea, cake and visitors!  Final amount to be announced later today as remaining cakes will be on sale after school.  ...
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Jeans for Genes Day 2017

Children and staff came to school wearing their jeans for Jeans for Genes day today. Everyone managed to raise £55 for the charity.  ...
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Summer Disco Fun 2017

We were lucky enough to hold our annual Summer Disco outside again this year. The children had a great time dancing to some favourite tunes, playing party games and taking part in the game stalls as well as having their faces painted and getting temporary tattoos. For some of the children it was their last ever Meredale...
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Greece Goes to Pieces!

Over recent weeks the children in Years 5 & 6 have worked hard to perfect their play 'Greece Goes to Pieces!' which they performed yesterday to their parents. Well done everyone for remembering all the lines, creating the scenery and props! You really gave us and outstanding performance and something to laugh along to. Read more

Health & Fitness Week 2017

This week has been incredibly busy week with lots of activities taking place: Monday - The day started with Wake Up, Shake Up for the whole school.  The day became competitive with Archery Tag and Pickleball taking place through all year groups as the day progressed. We had a healthy breakfast competition with the winner in...
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