May 4, 2016

Newspaper Issue 10

I am sorry to inform you that Mrs Sandercock has taken the decision to semi-retire in August to pursue other interests.
May 3, 2016

PTFA Agenda – 9th May 2016

The PTFA of St Nicholas and St Laurence Primary School will meet on Monday 9th May 2016 @ 8.45am in the conference room at the school.
May 3, 2016

Booking a table at the Summer Fete

You are invited to showcase your products or services at our school fete on Friday 1st July and help us to raise money to enrich the experiences of the students at the school.
April 30, 2016

Year 5 have been busy!

What a busy week for Year 5! Not only have we planted the rocket seeds for our part in the UK Space Agency Rocket Science project...
April 28, 2016
big pedal

The Big Pedal – Week 1 Results

A big thumbs up to everyone! We are currently sitting in 8th position out of all of the schools taking part in Dorset and 5th out of all the local schools taking part.
April 26, 2016
Live Writing

LiveWriting – Week 2

We are really focussing on writing to describe this week, so we are concentrating on adjectives, noun phrases and adverbial phrases.
April 21, 2016

Summer Reading Challenge 2016

This year the Summer Reading Challenge will be part of the celebrations marking the centenary of Roald Dahl’s birth. Children aged 4 – 11 will be more »
April 17, 2016
Live Writing


Year 5 have teamed up with Jet Class in Norfolk and we are having our first attempt together at LiveWriting. Fingers crossed that the technology works!
April 14, 2016

PTFA Minutes

Minutes from our meeting held on 21st March 2016
March 25, 2016

Newspaper Issue 9

Miss Loader was successful in her application and interview for a full me, permanent teaching position in this school. Although Miss Loader has been with us for two years, she has been working with us on a temporary contract. I’m sure you will all join me in congratulating her. Miss Loader was with us throughout our journey to being an ‘Outstanding’ school and it is a joy to have her on this superb team.
March 13, 2016

Active Literacy with Tagtiv8!

Year two were in for a treat last week when Bryn from Tagtiv8 came in to show us all about active learning in literacy! It was more »
March 11, 2016

A trip to Mars

Year 5 enjoyed trialling a new way of learning where we travelled to Mars on a spaceship, by accident of course! We even rescued the United more »
March 11, 2016

Newspaper Issue 8

High standards of attainment and achievement, sustained improvement over three years and an ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted grade, has resulted in this school being selected to be a National Support School.
February 23, 2016

Cake Sale & Disco

Please send in your yummy cakes (bought or baked) first thing on Friday 26th Feb. If you could kindly bring them to the kitchen where your lovely PTFA ladies will gather them up to sell to the children at break time.
February 12, 2016

Newspaper Issue 7

I’d like to take this opportunity to welcome our new Vicar, Phillip Elliott, to our school. Phillip was licensed here in St Nicholas and St Laurence Primary School on 1st February by Nicholas Holtam, Bishop of Salisbury.
February 6, 2016

E-Safety Newsletter Spring 2016

This term we are looking at Cyberbullying, Safe apps for kids, parents and young people’s use of social media in relation to schools and YouTubers or Vloggers. A new parent resource is also available –see later in the issue.
February 4, 2016

PTFA, EGM Minutes

STEPPING DOWN; ZT stepped down as vice chair, ST and CM stepped down as chairs, SP stepped down as secretary and DH stepped down as joint treasurer.
January 23, 2016

Cake Sale for Riley

Please join in the fun on Tuesday February 9th in support of Riley.
January 15, 2016

Newspaper Issue 6

On the last day of term we received a letter from the Minister of State for Schools, Nick Gibb MP. He wrote to congratulate the children and staff for the schools continuing improved performance in National Key Stage 2 tests. Published results show that St Nicholas and St Laurence School is amongst the top 100 performing schools in the country.
January 9, 2016

PTFA Meeting 11th Jan 2016

The PTFA of St Nicholas and St Laurence Primary School will meet on Monday 11th January 2016 at 9.00am in the conference room at the school.