News and events!  



Lower School Trip

posted 4 Dec 2019, 06:45 by Nicky Woolley   [ updated 4 Dec 2019, 06:46 ]

Due to positive behaviour, 5 pupils and staff from the Lower School enjoyed a trip to Rowtor Rocks/Druid's Caves.  To get warm afterwards they enjoyed a pub lunch.

Mexican Week

posted 27 Nov 2019, 07:05 by Nicky Woolley

The children and staff at the Lower School had an excellent week learning all about Mexico.  We sampled lots of different foods, played a variety of games and completed lots of craft projects.

Crosby Beach Visit - Lower School

posted 6 Nov 2019, 07:20 by Nicky Woolley   [ updated 6 Nov 2019, 07:48 ]

Pupils and staff enjoyed a trip to Crosby Beach to experience Sir Antony Gormley's "Another Place" statue emplacement.  They enjoyed seeing and exploring the beach and collecting stones, shells, drift-wood and sea-glass. They wrote their names in the sand and had a chance to look at the docks and the variety of ships which come in and out and how they are kept safe doing so. They also got to see the off shore wind farm and the juxtaposition of the inland power station. We also had a chance to have a picnic on the beach and make hot chocolate which all the students seemed to really enjoy.

Pumpkin Carving - Lower School

posted 25 Oct 2019, 03:39 by Nicky Woolley   [ updated 5 Nov 2019, 06:22 by Matt Wilson ]

Pupils at the Lower School enjoyed a morning craving pumpkins ready for Halloween.  They learnt about how a pumpkin is a vegetable that can be used in such things as pies and soup.  Also how the seeds can be roasted and used in salads. They used their creativity and their imagination to create a craved face design.

Outdoor Education - Lower School

posted 24 Oct 2019, 06:39 by Nicky Woolley   [ updated 24 Oct 2019, 06:51 ]

Pupils at the Lower school have been have a great time during their Outdoor Education Sessions.  They have had the opportunity to experience a variety of things such as climbing, abseiling, exploring caves, making hot chocolates and much more.

Peak Wildlife Park

posted 24 Oct 2019, 06:36 by Nicky Woolley   [ updated 25 Oct 2019, 03:32 ]

Pupils and staff at the Lower School thoroughly enjoyed a visit to Peak Wildlife Park where they got to meet a variety of animals such as Wallabies, penguins, lemurs, zebras, tortoise, Warty pigs and many more.  

Police Cadets

posted 24 Oct 2019, 06:30 by Nicky Woolley

Pupils from the Lower/Middle School are currently taking part in Police Cadets with their local PCSO Demi.  The pupils are thoroughly enjoying learning about the police force and the jobs that they carry out.

Macmillian Coffee Morning

posted 24 Oct 2019, 06:28 by Nicky Woolley   [ updated 24 Oct 2019, 07:11 ]

Pupils and Staff from the Roaches School thoroughly enjoyed getting together to raise money for Macmillian Hospice.   Cakes were donated by a variety of people and everyone had a lovely time playing a variety of games together and also managed to raise over £90.Well done to everyone involved.


posted 24 Oct 2019, 06:25 by Nicky Woolley   [ updated 25 Oct 2019, 03:20 ]

Pupils at the Lower/Middle School thoroughly enjoyed a visit from ZooLab where they met a variety of animals such a giant snail, tarantula, mice, a snake, bearded dragon and many more.  The pupils were extremely brave and also asked some fantastic questions.  

Bushcraft Cooking

posted 10 Jul 2019, 05:28 by Nicky Woolley   [ updated 25 Oct 2019, 03:46 ]

Three pupils from the Lower School enjoyed a trip to the woods to have a go a Bushcraft Cooking.  They toasted marshmallows and grilled Staffordshire Oatcakes.

1-10 of 195