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  • 10th Dec

    WWII Visit from Ian Roberts

    Our World War Two Topic – A Visit from Ian Roberts Last Tuesday, we were very lucky to have someone come in called Ian, who was a specialist historian and who could tell us all about WWII. As we walked in to our hall there were many and various activities for us to complete. These included learning how to put out an incendiary bomb with a Redhill Box which was full of sand, learning how to use a stretcher correctly keeping our backs straight, handling real toys from WWII, learning how to use a special hose called a stirrup pump from the war to put out fires and lastly experiencing...
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  • 9th Nov

    Nursery Places September 2020

    We are taking applications for nursery places September 2020. Applications close January 15th 2020 and places will be allocated by the start of February 2020. We are holding two Open Days Tuesday 12th November and Thursday 21st November. Please ring the nursery office 01932 564094 if you would like to attend an open day or request a visit to the nursery. We are looking forward to welcoming new families into our friendly school community. Application Form 2020-2021
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  • 5th Sep

    Fantastic News

    Following the release of data from the Department of Education we are delighted to announce that Pyrcroft Grange Primary school was the most sought after school in Surrey. This clearly reflects the dedication and hard work of all members of the school community. The school has a clear vision: “A centre of excellence for teaching and learning which unlocks the potential of every child through an inclusive, value based curriculum.” and continues to drive school improvement forward. To read the full article click on the link below https://www.getsurrey.co.uk/news/surrey-news/surreys-most-popular-schools-according-16863992?fbclid=IwAR2GZfwNalF2Jbcl4WkSNRwxbzhQBlcmKFa1QExP0mhd2VZoLXaSuOrXo10
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  • 15th May

    Artsmark Gold Award

    We commend the outstanding commitment you have shown to developing a wide range of cultural and artistic opportunities for pupils attending Prycroft Grange Primary School. Pupils have benefited by having the opportunity to develop projects and shape the development of arts through the arts council, and your decision to increase the range of members was very positive. In the future members of the group may wish to share their learning, to support other schools develop their arts policies. You have also provided a number of authentic experiences for pupils and teachers, which have improved outcomes and enabled both groups to display their work at a local exhibition. The digital learning and library bus initiatives have been successful, with measurable effects and we look forward to hearing about how these develop. You now need to allow time for initiatives to embed and then identify areas of best practice. Learning from these initiatives can then be shared to help support local schools improve outcomes. You will then be in a strong p...
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  • 20th Feb

    Enriching Opportunties for pupils

    Delight in Watts Year 4: This year Topaz class have had the amazing opportunity to take part in the Delight in Watts art project. The project aims to support and provide primary aged children with access to immersive and cross-curricular arts experiences, with the aim of broadening their horizons and increasing self-esteem. The project has had a huge impact on the children of Topaz class and as a result they have had benefitted from engaging activities that have extended their cross-curricular learning opportunities. This year, the children were required to sketch, create and paint their own canvas painting of a rainforest animal, linked to our spring term IPC topic Saving the World.  The children worked alongside several professional artists to produce their own bright and vibrant canvas painting. The project culminated in a ‘Topaz Exhibition’ at the Watts Gallery, where parents, family and friends were invited to celebrate their children’s creative achievements and engage in their education over a cup of hot chocolate. It was a wonderful experience that empowered the children to be proud of their learning, whilst sharing in the joy and pride...
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