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Amazing Achievements

Check back here regularly from September 2018 to see examples of pupils' wonderful work and 'Amazing Achievements'!

Autumn 2019


Congratulations to our young swimmers on their most recent awards!  We are so proud of you!

Well done, boys!

Edith's D-Day Walk

One of our lovely Year 6 pupils, Edith, has recently undertaken an emotional journey as she and her family took part in a commemorative D-Day walk in France to mark the 75th anniversary.  Edith, we are so proud of you!  Thank you for sharing your story and photos with us. Here’s what Edith had to say:


“I am Edith Scanlan from Year 6.  On the 6th of June I completed the walk that my great grandad took as a 47 Royal Marine Commando on D-Day in World War Two.  I did it with my Mum, Dad, Granny, Uncle and Cousin.  It was tiring but I would do it again every year for my great grandad.  The walk included fields and back roads but the great thing was meeting all the new Commandos and seeing all the old veterans.  We walked as part of X troop and discovered afterwards that this was also my great grandad’s troop on the day.  Thank you for all my family who took part and to my grandad, who unfortunately couldn’t do the walk this year, and to my great grandad – I love you!”

Miss Taylor's Writing Competition

Miss Taylor recently held a diary writing competition in Year 5.  The quality of writing was extremely high, but she managed to select a first and second prize!  Congratulations and well done to Billy and Laila for their wonderfully expressive entries!

Amazing Achievements Assembly: Thursday 4th April, 2019


Thursday morning saw another Amazing Achievements Assembly.  Children were nominated by staff for a wide variety of reasons, among which: excellent academic achievements, all-round wonderful behaviour, being a fabulous role model, mastering a difficult skill, reaching a personal target...  These assemblies are joyous occasions and we are thrilled to share them with family members of nominees.  Congratulations to all children who receive an award!


Amazing Achievements Assembly: Friday 15th February, 2019


An atmosphere of celebration filled the air on Friday, as Amazing Achievements were awarded to pupils.  This was an especially joyous occasion as their parents, or other family members, were invited to join this special event. Children have received awards for particular achievements, such as producing fabulous work in art, English or maths.  Others may have achieved something truly special outside of school, which has had an effect on their school life. Yet others may have received an award for their exemplary attitude towards school life in general.  Children in Nursery and Reception held their own Amazing Achievements Assembly on Friday afternoon and received their certificates from Mrs Holden. 


Whatever the reason for your award, we congratulate you wholeheartedly!  Well done!

Well done for your participation in the East Lancs Hospice 2K run on 13th January, 2019.  We are very proud of you!

What a great response from Sir David Attenborough! Well done, Theo!

Congratulations to children who received an Amazing Achievement Award last week! 

(w/c 15th October, 2018)

Congratulations to our young triathlete!!

After a particularly emotive first-hand experience in English, some of our Year 5 pupils recently wrote a passionate letter to the Prime Minister regarding our concerns about plastic pollution. Take a look at the reply they received from 10, Downing Street!