Headteacher’s Superstar Award

Our first Headteacher’s Superstars of the new year come from Year 1 and Year 5. In Key Stage 1, this young man has impressed Mrs. Fitzsimmons greatly with his hard work and excellent behaviour! In Year 5, this superstar is a superb role model to his peers and has shown Miss Knox that he is ready for the challenges of Upper Key Stage 2. A superb start to the school year. Well done gentlemen!

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Our First Ever House Point

By definition, there is only ONE ‘first ever!’ This lovely young man has received the first ever House Point at West Meadows. Representing #TeamWalliams, he was tremendously helpful in the Assembly that launched our new reward system. So, as a result of his kindness, he received token number 1. Well done young man, a moment in West Meadows history to savour!

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Summer Holiday 2017

Many thanks to Father Paul and Chris who visited us to deliver a very special assembly. Chris explained to us how Jesus taught his disciples to rest in holidays – we’re sure our teachers were listening to that instruction! We then completed our fundraising for the RSPB with our prize draws. Well done to Mrs. Fitzsimmons and our Year 2 Star for their success! Enjoy the wonderful music – scroll to the end to see who the musicians are!

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Recorders 2017

Thursday afternoon for Year 1 was like the BBC proms,  they showcased their wonderful musical skills to our parents.They have been taught by Mr Francis from Barnsley Music Hub all year learning how to play the recorder, rhythms and singing. Year 1 kept their audience entertained for over 20 minutes, playing some well known tunes. All the parents loved the little concert and were all proud of our amazing children. Well done Year 1 and special thanks to Mr Francis!

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Jack and the Beanstalk

Well Key Stage 1 certainly know how to entertain a crowd. On Thursday morning we saw FS2, Y1 and Y2 perform their latest play ‘Jack and the Beanstalk!’ to a sell out audience. The 25 minute musical was loved by all. The singing, acting and musicians certainly did their parents, teachers and our #WonderfulCommunity very proud. It was an amazing achievement by all children involved. Well done Key Stage 1, you’re all musical superstars! A special thank you to Mr. Ormondroyd for his musical leadership. A brilliant morning and definitely one to remember!

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Barnsley FC Visit

What a lovey afternoon with Barnsley FC! Years 1& 2 really enjoyed our stadium tour and training session. Some spectacular action was caught on camera! Than you Miss Grange and Miss Taylor for your hard work and of course to Barnsley FC fr accommodating us. ‘Come on you Reds!’

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Fabulous Freestyle

What an amazing day we’ve had here at West Meadows! What a privilege it’s been to have football freestyle world record holder Ash Randall in school all day. Children have watched Ash perform has tricks in assembly this morning and have then had the chance to try them out for themselves! We’ve been so impressed at how well the children listened and learned and how quick they were able to perform some of the tricks, some you will have seen on twitter!

Once again, a huge thank you to Ash for giving up his time and spending what’s been another action-packed day here at West Meadows!

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Year 1 Story Time

Here’s another Year 1 Playlet based on their ‘Wolf-proof’ Topic. Some fabulous acting on show, well done everyone.

 

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Year 1 Block Code

Year 1 have moved their Block Code knowledge from the iPad to the main ICT suite in school. The ‘Scratch Juniors’ are now officially ‘Scratch Seniors!’ Enjoy some superb block code right here.

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Year 1 Handa’s Surprise

This week we have been learning the story of Handa’s Surprise. We used our art skills to create each scene from the story. The children each painted a sunset and then cut out silhouettes of the animals from the book. Some beautiful work, well done Year 1.

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He Huffed and He Puffed…..

Year One have been retelling the story of the three little pigs as our topic this half term is ‘Wolf Proof.’ The children had to make their own resources and materials to recreate the story; we were treated to a range of superb performances as you can see here! Well done everyone and we’re so glad we captured the magic on film!
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