You may have noticed builders have placed temporary gates onto the school grounds on Hawkstone Road. This is so that they can clear the ground ready for the next stage of the building work. From December the school playground will be out of
October marked the start of black history month and our children have been learning about inspiring black people who have made a difference in history. Rosa Parks is one of the famous women the children have been inspired by. Here are some quick facts about Rosa
The Mayflower was a ship that was commanded and part-owned by Captain Christopher Jones who lived in Rotherhithe. In 1620, he was given permission to sail to America. Crossing the Atlantic at this time was extremely dangerous, but after a number of challenges
This week our year 3 children had valuable road safety training. Each class had a professional who talked with them about the rules for crossing the road safely. Then the class went out of school to put this knowledge into practice. The children had to identify safe places to
29th September was the start of the Jewish New Year. Our children have been learning about Rosh Hashanah in class and assembly. During Rosh Hashanah Jewish people celebrate the New Year with celebratory food, such as apples dipped in
On Saturday the 5th October it is World Teacher’s day. We are sure parents and children will join with us in wishing all of our talented teachers a happy restful day. In honour and recognition of their hard work all teachers received a special ‘healthy brunch’ today. We hope they enjoyed
I am very pleased to say that I managed to secure funding from the Amicable Society to purchase brass instruments. Owen Wales our brass teacher is teaching group lessons to children on Tuesdays and has selected a dedicated bunch of children from year 5 & 6 to have the
On Wednesday 1st October Luke Lennon-Ford a British sprinter visited RPS. Luke is coached by Linford Christie and took part with team GB in the London Olympics in 2012. He won a silver medal at the IAAF World indoor championships in 2014.
We are starting a variety of music lessons. Please see below a letter listing lunch and after school clubs that children can join. Some of these are paid clubs. All money will be managed by Margaret. Please complete the form attached and return to school if you are
Last week RPS boys and girls from years 5 & 6 took part in a variety of cross-country runs being held in Southwark Park. The children represented the school extremely well and their behavior was fantastic. Some of the girls also came back with medals.