Super Skills

This Year 5 Star has drawn her little brother – a beautiful piece completed at home. It really does him justice. Really well done.

twitter Follow us on Twitter Screen Shot 2014-06-05 at 10.38.03 See our Vimeo channel @WMPrimary Follow our LIVE events on Periscope

Year 5 Art Stars

 

Bravo Year 5! They have completed some mixed media art from Reading Week. Some absolutely terrific work to enjoy. Well done everyone on the beautiful artistic creations;

twitter Follow us on Twitter Screen Shot 2014-06-05 at 10.38.03 See our Vimeo channel @WMPrimary Follow our LIVE events on Periscope

Year 5 & 6 Cross Country

 

We enjoyed a very exciting afternoon at Birdwell Primary School for the first competition of the year, Key Stage 2 Cross Country. A massive well done to the Year 5 and 6 children who were brilliant and made us all very proud! Thank you to Miss Grange and Mr. King for their coaching expertise.

twitter Follow us on Twitter Screen Shot 2014-06-05 at 10.38.03 See our Vimeo channel @WMPrimary Follow our LIVE events on Periscope

Musical Masters

Fantastic work here from four of our Music Stars. From Years 5 and 6 (up to date) their Brilliant Brass performance in their Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music Examinations has earned them these stunning certificates. Together with one Year 7 Star, we achieved 4 passes and a merit. Thank you to Mr. Dodd and to Barnsley Music Hub for helping West Meadows in providing these wonderful opportunities. A great achievement to launch another successful Arts year!

 

twitter Follow us on Twitter Screen Shot 2014-06-05 at 10.38.03 See our Vimeo channel @WMPrimary Follow our LIVE events on Periscope

Headteacher’s Superstar Award

Meet our first award winners of the new year! Our Headteacher’s Superstar for Key Stage 2 is from Year 5 He’s impressed Mrs. Evans with his special attitude to learning, to his friends in class and in making sure Mrs. Evans and Mr. Mitchell had a great first week back to school too. A great week, well done. What a star! Our Headteacher’s Superstar of the week for Key Stage 1 is from Year 1. She has excelled in all areas since returning to school. She has made a terrific impression on Miss Bennett and made her feel at home in our school during her first ever week as a teacher! A great effort well done.

 

twitter Follow us on Twitter Screen Shot 2014-06-05 at 10.38.03 See our Vimeo channel @WMPrimary Follow our LIVE events on Periscope

Adventure Challenge Finals Day

 

We had a fantastic day on Tuesday at the South Yorkshire School Games Adventure Challenge Finals day at Abbeydale Sports Club in Sheffield. The children took part in four different challenges and worked fantastically well as a team, showing great team work, communication skills and resilience throughout. It was down to this performance that the team managed to secure the runners up for the whole of South Yorkshire. What an outstanding achievement and a huge well done to all involved

twitter Follow us on Twitter Screen Shot 2014-06-05 at 10.38.03 See our Vimeo channel @WMPrimary Follow our LIVE events on Periscope

Eden Camp 2018

 

Year 6, accompanied by some Year 5s, had a wonderful day at Eden Camp, North Yorkshire. A former Prisoner of War Camp, the Museum is dedicated largely to World War II – a recent topic. Some of the Evacuee Outfits were simply amazing as our children as well as several excited adults were evacuated to the North! Exhibitions such as Women At War, The Home Front, The Blitz & The U-Boat Menace ensured we reviewed our learning but also learnt an enormous amount of new information. Thank you to all of the supporting adults, well done to Mrs. Brown for organising the trip and especially well done to all 38 children who had a special day away from School. The Gift Shop Manager was certainly pleased to see all of them! A day to remember!

twitter Follow us on Twitter Screen Shot 2014-06-05 at 10.38.03 See our Vimeo channel @WMPrimary Follow our LIVE events on Periscope

Kielder Challenge 2018

We had a fantastic day at Abbey School taking part in the annual SMAT Kielder Challenge. The children took part in some team building activities and were scored on their teamwork, planning and communication skillls. They really worked hard as a team and planned each event using everyone’s ideas and opinions. As always the children were a real credit to themselves and school and finished as runners up!! They have now qualified for the South Yorkshire School Games Kielder Challenge finals day. Wish them luck!!!

twitter Follow us on Twitter Screen Shot 2014-06-05 at 10.38.03 See our Vimeo channel @WMPrimary Follow our LIVE events on Periscope

Key Stage 2 Athletics

 

We attended the Locality Key Stage 2 Athletics competition at the Dorothy Hyman Stadium, Cudworth on what was a scorching afternoon! The events included 100m, 200m, Javelin and Long Jump. The children were absolutely fantastic in every event and as always gave their all and were a real credit to themselves and School. Overall, we finished in 3rd place out of 8 schools, which was an amazing achievement and thoroughly deserved. Well done to all involved. Thank you to Mr. Smith & Miss Grange for their support – a super afternoon.

twitter Follow us on Twitter Screen Shot 2014-06-05 at 10.38.03 See our Vimeo channel @WMPrimary Follow our LIVE events on Periscope

Music Festival 2018

 

What an occasion! Our fabulous Year 5 Tenor Horn Stars participated in the Barnsley Music Hub showcase festival 2018 at the Metrodome. The children sang together, then played three songs and completed the afternoon with a sensational finale where we all played together and accompanied the Music Service Band. The children were a credit to our school, to Mr. Dodd and our lovely families. really well done Year 5, some magical music making.

twitter Follow us on Twitter Screen Shot 2014-06-05 at 10.38.03 See our Vimeo channel @WMPrimary Follow our LIVE events on Periscope

Barnsley Schools’ Drama Festival 2018

What a day! We had a brilliant time at the Lamproom Theatre, Barnsley participating in the Barnsley Schools’ Drama Festival. Miss Knox and Mr. Mitchell directed our ‘Singing Cinders’ performance and the wonderful audience (thank you for your support) had an absolutely treat, as did the cyber world who could enjoy a live stream. Thank you to all the staff for supporting our children and especially to the Year 5 team for their directing and leadership of the project. Thank you to Mrs. Robinson from Hoyland Common for our invitation to this special event and an enormous well done to the stars of Singing Cinders – wonderful singing, acting and most of all SO many smiles on show from this wonderful experience. Thank you also to the Lamproom Theatre for looking after us and providing such a fabulous venue for our stage treading stars.

twitter Follow us on Twitter Screen Shot 2014-06-05 at 10.38.03 See our Vimeo channel @WMPrimary Follow our LIVE events on Periscope