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Tekk Challenge 2018

Once again, the pupils in Year 5 have been working very hard over the past 6 weeks alongside STEM ambassadors Jason and Farah from ‘Peglar Yorkshire’. The children were tasked with setting up a business, creating logos, designing uniforms and building a bridge using lollipop sticks and match sticks only! …

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Summer Fayre

The annual Kingfisher Summer Fayre took place on Wednesday 2oth June. The event was attended by many families who enjoyed a whole host of attractions including a bouncy slide, fairground rides, hook a duck and much more. The children had also been busy during our maths enterprise week in school …

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Carnival Time

On Friday 8th June, the children in Year 1 took part in a range of carnival themed activities at the start of their new topic’Rio de Vida’. The families made some colourful masks, as part of the children’s’ home learning and Miss Butler taught the children some Samba dance moves. …

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Year 3 Showcase

On Wednesday 23rd May, the Year 3 pupils put on a showcase to celebrate their hard work and enthusiasm during the half term.  Children performed a range of performance poetry as well as singing as a choir.  The pupils were excited to share their healthy smoothies, which they had created …

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Tidy Friday

Tidy Friday at Kingfisher Primary – Helping the Environment Children enjoyed taking part in a group litter collection within the school grounds. The children filled 6 bin bags with a range of plastics, sweet wrappers and cardboard waste. We are really proud of School Council for arranging this event and …

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Y3 Visit to The Chocolate Story, York

On Wednesday 9th May the children in Year 3 visited ‘The Chocolate Story’ in York. First, the children were given a tour of the museum where they learnt all about the history of chocolate and how the most famous chocolatiers began. The children also tried a variety of different chocolates …

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Year 1 visit to Austerfield

On Wednesday 2nd May, Year 1 donned their waterproof coats and sturdy footwear and ventured out into the rain on our visit to ‘The Enchanted Woods’ at Austerfield study Centre. Once there, we had a simply magical time! With the help of our guides Katy and James we learned about …

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World Book Day

As part of Kingfisher’s World Book Day Experience we invited award winning published author Christina Gabbitas and illustrators Gillian Tyler and Lisa Stubbs into school. All children took part in all stages involved in publishing a book; from initial ideas, character formation, creative writing to illustrating and printing. The children …

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Alice in Wonderland Attendance Reward

Over 200 children achieved over 96% attendance from January to April – well done. As a treat the children were invited to take part in the Alice in Wonderland themed event. The children took part in a variety of activities including story time, an Easter treasure hunt, as well as …

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