Thorntree News & Events 2019-2020
On Friday 13th September Thorntree pupils and staff brought in pre-loved clothes and shoes via the Recycle for Michael (Salvation Army) scheme. A total of 56 bags were donated.
On Friday 13th September the school Meet the Teacher sessions for parents and carers with children in both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. Both events were very well attended and much appreciated by all who came along.
On Tuesday 17th September Year 6 went on a trip to the Greenwich Peninsula Ecology Park.
On Friday 20th September Thorntree pupils participated in international climate events through a Car-free Day in an adjoining road. Pound Park Road was partially closed for the afternoon and each class in turn had a session of fun and sports in the car-free area. You can find photographs under Recent Events in the Showcase tab.
On Friday 20th September Thorntree pupils took part again in the annual Jeans for Genes fundrasing day. They raised an amazing £137.33.
On Friday 20th September Year 4 went on a trip to the Woodlands Farm.
On Tuesday 1st October Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 children attended separate assemblies run by the NSPCC. The theme of these assemblies was how to keep themselves safe and happy while at school and in their private lives too. The children were made aware of adults, within the school community and those outside of school, that they could talk to should they have any worries. They were also made aware of the help that can be provided by Childline.
On Thursday 3rd October Year 5 held their class assembly.
On Tuesday 8th October Year 5 started their Book Club.
On Thursday 10th October Year 4 held their class assembly.
On Monday 14th October, Year 6 began their Bikeability Week, learning how to safely use their bicycles on public roads.
On Thursday 17th October Year 3 held their class assembly.
On Friday 18th October we held our annual Harvest Festival assemblies. Food parcels were delivered to the local community afterwards.
On Wednesday 30th October our pupils enjoyed the Friends of Thorntree Association annual Halloween Discos. The Hall was spookily decorated, the lights were lowered, the disco ball twirled its colourful lights across the ceiling… and the children all looked eerily amazing. It was, once again, a fantastical experience.
Jeans for Genes: £137.33
Autumn cake sale: £116.19