Art and Culture

Art and Culture

Nov 30, 2015

This week I attended a “development day” to further improve the Arts and Cultural education in the school. Artsmark has been something that has provided a framework to quality assure provision in schools and Patcham Juniors has a proud reputation for excellence in this area, being one of the few schools to have held the […]

Children’s Parade 2015
Saturday 21st March

Saturday 21st March

Mar 21, 2015

It’s good (ha!) to see that the political football that is education policy is being kicked around again on the run up to the election. In the meantime I can’t help thinking that I am watching from the stands, trying to work out what the rules of the game will be… There are some exciting […]

Sunday 4th May

Sunday 4th May

May 4, 2014

Yesterday was the annual Children’s Parade, which marks the start of the Brighton Festival. Unlike last year, the weather was glorious, albeit chilly in the shadow. Mrs Webb and Mrs Taylor did a fantastic job of preparing for our entry: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. We had orange faced Oompa Loompas and a scattering of […]

Saturday 15th March

Mar 15, 2014

INSET days are always a bit of a mystery for the children. Two boys were chatting to me in the playground on Thursday this week and wanted to know what I would be doing on the “INSECT” day! I explained that all the staff would be coming to school and they were really surprised. In […]