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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 ou...
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  • 16th Mar

    New Nursery Opening 2019

    The next round of applications close on Friday 17th May 2019. Please fill in the application form below and return to info@pyrcroftgrange.surrey.sch.uk  Application Form 2019/2020  Please note that children attending the Nursery at Pyrcroft Grange will not automatically secure a Reception place at the school in the year that they turn aged 5.  There is a separate admissions process to join Reception.  Parents of children attending the Nursery need to follow the Primary School Admissions Process, which is run by Surrey County Council (please see the Admissions section of the school website). Reception places will be offered based on the admissions criteria.  No preferential treatment can be given to...
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  • 1st Mar

    House Team News

    Last half term saw some fantastic efforts from all of our KS2 children which led to a record number of house points being awarded across our four houses.  Our house captains have continued to work hard to motivate their teams but the end of half term saw our Sports Captains stepping up and devising a strenuous warm-up activity before all of our children participated in a punishing cross-country on the last day of the half-term. All children were awarded house points for completing a lap of the field and additional points were awarded to those children who chose to complete an assault course.  At the end of the afternoon the results of the cross country were added to the points that the children had earnt over the half term and the results were as follows: Nightingale: 1276 Edison: 1125 Hawking: 1092 Einstein: 1088 Well done Nightingale!
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  • 20th Feb

    World Book Day 7th March

    On Thursday 7th March we invited the children to come into school dressed as a book character. They had the opportunity to talk about their character and which story they are a character in. The day was packed with lots of fun activities including a play performed by the staff of Pyrcroft Grange Primary School. In the afternoon there was a book sale in the hall run by the charity Delight. Every child was able to buy two books, using vouchers provided by the school. At 3.15pm parents were invited into school to buy books. Have a look at our photo gallery here As part of English week the children created short stories, designed book covers and bookmarks. Have a read of some of the stories here.
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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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