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Summer Fayre

Thank you to everyone who attended Kingfisher’s annual summer Fayre. The weather managed to stay fine and everyone enjoyed visiting the stalls where children had made a variety of items to sell including fruit kebabs, strawberries and cream, scones, lemonade, milkshakes and much more. We were also fortunate to have …

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Art Day

On Friday 7th June all children in school took part in art day. The day started with a whole school assembly with parent and local illustrator Dave Smith. During assembly, Dave shared the book he had illustrated and went on to lead a workshop for each year group demonstrating his …

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Astrea Shakespeare Festival

Recently, the children in Y4 had the opportunity to perform their own version of ‘The Tempest’ – one of Shakespeare’s most famous comedic tragedies. They performed their play in a Sheffield theatre as well as watching performances from other Astrea schools – well done to all the children and staff …

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Easyfundraising – it’s easy!

THANK YOU to everyone who used #easyfundraising to support Kingfisher Primary Doncaster in May. We’ve now raised £8.86! You can help us raise MORE in June by remembering to use easyfundraising every time you shop online. If you haven’t signed up yet, you can join in here: http://efraising.org/Ejg5yOW8Ap

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Easter Eggstravaganza!

A HUGE thank you to families, from the Friends of Kingfisher Primary, for supporting our Easter fundraising events. The Easter prize draw was a great success, with 40 children taking home a prize. A special thanks to families who donated eggs for the draw and also to WILKO (Wheatley Retail …

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George Mathias visits Kingfisher

On Tuesday 9 April, George Mathias – an inspiring 12-year-old boy who was named ‘Young Fundraiser of the Year’ at the Pride of Britain Awards in 2017 – visited school as part of a Year 2 ‘everyday heroes’ project. The children in Year 2, wrote to George after following his …

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Comic Relief 2019

Thank you to our families for supporting red nose day this year, we raised a total of £184. The children looked fantastic in their red outfits/ red noses and have enjoyed their learning throughout the day.    

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Y6 visit to Crucial Crew

Crucial Crew gives Year 6 pupils life skills to deal with and avoid a range of potentially hazardous situations. It is supported by staff from Rotherham Road Safety, South Yorkshire Police and South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue. On 12th March, Year 6 travelled to the Lifewise Centre, Rotherham as part of their …

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Y5 visit to Boston Park

Last Tuesday, Year 5 went to Boston Park farm as part of our migration topic and were really excited. At the farm, the children were separated into four smaller groups and did a rotation of four different activities. Within these activities, the children got the chance to experience a trailer …

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Nursery tree planting

Foundation Stage One children have been busy planting tree saplings to create a wood for the benefit of all children at Kingfisher Primary. Miss Geraghty applied to the Woodland Trust who donated 105 saplings to create a medium working wood along with an additional 30 saplings and 30 small bushes. …

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