17 October 19
On Monday poet, emcee, and theatre-maker Simon Mole came to spend the day with the Junior School. Simon is an urban poet, and used his experience as a hip-hop artist to inspire all of our children to create their own poems. He began the day with an amazing Morning Talk where he performed some of his…
27 September 19
This week pupils in the Junior School took part in our annual St Chris Apple Day. Each autumn pupils pick the apples in the School orchard before using a scratter and presser to juice them. They then bottle up the juice to sell it for charity! (Ed: And it tastes delicious!)
26 September 19
This week Year 1 (J Group) made pizzas as part of Italy Week in their Around the World topic!
20 September 19
The children in the Junior School are busy preparing for apple pressing day on the 26 September, picking apples and storing them in boxes. We are looking for more bottles to sell the juice we produce. If any parents have any 750ml (wine bottle size) clean glass, screw top bottles you would like to donate/recycle,…
5 July 19
This week Year 6 took the ferry to France for a day trip to Boulogne old town and the beach. They then visited some shops and had a meal at Flunch Cafeteria in Cite Europe.
5 July 19
This week the sun finally came out and we held our Junior School sports day. The children all tired really hard and and had great fun… as did their parents in the tug of war! The winners of the overall competition were Lytton House. Congratulations to all who took part.
21 June 19
On Thursday evenings our Junior School Community Kindness club walk to St. Catherine’s Home in Letchworth to meet with residents. This week they had a lovely time flower arranging.
21 June 19
It’s been a week of explosions, tarantulas, robots, rockets and a trip to the seaside as the Junior School have held their Science Week. As well as science in the classroom, activities for all classes have included: Creating rockets with Senior School physics teacher Jennifer Petit An encounter with reptiles brought in by Codicote Reptiles…
14 June 19
This year the St Chris Parents’ Circle in the Junior School have put on a Father’s Day stall with some greener and more environmentally friendly choices for pupils to pick for their dads or for a significant parent / carer in their lives. Gifts that the children can choose include: Fairtrade coffee in biodegradable and…