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Porchester Junior School
Nottingham
Porchester Junior School | Carlton | Nottingham | England | NG41LF
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We have been looking at the old school logbooks and found this 1918 entry from the Headteacher - Mr. J. Arthur Griffin - recording how the school commemorated the ending of the Great War; Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
Our pupils will be planting poppies by the side of the school near to Prospect Road today as their mark of remembrance. In addition, as this year is also the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, we will be commemorating this event with an additional mark of respect. Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
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Year 3 and 4 were shown a local newspaper headline today at the start of their new topic, and it seems not only did some of the staff see mysterious objects at the weekend, but so did many of the children. We have discovered that there are still strange nuts, bolts and other items around the school and the children are collecting them to help us try and solve the mystery of where these could have come from. Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
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Upper school are learning about French Impressionist painters. Find out more by clicking here Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
It's that time of year again, when we say farewell to our Year6 as they move on to the next stage of their education, and when we produce our video yearbook of their Porchester life. Enjoy. Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
Year Six leavers, please read this Important information about accessing the school website and Online Tools. As your education comes to an end at Porchester, your access to the school website will be changing. During August this year you will find that you are no longer able to access many of the learning resources. This will be because your usernames will be removed from our list of users. Other resources you will still be able to access, but not edit or amend. Below is a list of the changes that you will notice; Mathletics: Your account will be removed and access to all of the features in Mathletics no longer possible. TTRockstars: Your account will be removed and access to all of the features in TTRockstars will no longer be possible. PurpleMash: You will still be able to use a limited number of free activities, but access to most resources will no longer be possible. In addition you will not be able to save, or load, resources saved online within PurpleMash. Please download to your own computer any that you wish to keep. Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
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What a perfect day to take a trip into the forest and learn how to build shelters, light fires and go orienteering. Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
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Year 3 and 4 are heading off to Sherwood Pines for an exciting day in the forest today. What will they discover amongst the trees? Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
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Year 5 have spent the day at Carlton Academy for an arts day. Mrs Sawyer created a wonderful rocket. Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
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Well done to these children who have shone this week in their maths. Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
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J has worked amazingly hard on his reading! As a reward he is taking home one of our fabulous picture books! #pride Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
Jacob in Class 6 is taking part in RSPB’s Birdwatch next week and we would love to see more pupils get involved. Birdwatch is taking place between 27-29 January 2018 and is a relaxing and interesting way to spend an hour with your child(ren). Below is a full colour copy of the Birdwatch pack which has lots of useful information about the event. We hope you enjoy taking part. Birdwatch information pack Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2018 at Porchester Junior - School Website
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Congratulations to the six children who received a special Governors award and a super shiny badge from our governor Mr. Best, after being selected as school ambassadors this term. Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2017 at Porchester Junior - School Website
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In our English today we were looking at the story of 'The Quest' and creating a story map of the key points in the tale. Instead of drawing each part of the story we thought we'd use emoji. Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2017 at Porchester Junior - School Website
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Click here for detailed information about the firework code, and staying safe when around bonfires and sparklers. Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2017 at Porchester Junior - School Website