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Community Partnership Day

Community Partnership Day

Posted on 20th March 2018 | News | Uncategorised
Today our School Council Representatives made us very proud!  At the Community Partnerships Day at Orchard School, they not only had the courage to present ideas and projects to other schools and adults, they showed our Golden Values of Collaboration, Aspiration, Respect and Endeavour throughout the day by listening to others …
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A huge thank you to everyone who helped at our Careers Fair
On Friday, volunteers from many different professions came to talk to our  Year 5 and Year 6 children about their careers. The children really enjoyed having the opportunity to talk to people from over 30 different professions about future careers including; architecture, graphic design, TV production, engineering, medicine, writing, acting, photography …
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World Bookday – Wake and Shake at Orchard Campus
  The children and staff at Orchard Campus enjoying Wake and Shake on World Book day.
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Thursday 1 March  – School will close at 1.15pm today
Based on the updated forecast and current conditions on both sites we have made the decision to close the school at 1.15pm today. We will also be closed all day tomorrow. Please make arrangements to pick your children up at 1.15pm.
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Lockleaze Road OPAL Non Uniform Day

Lockleaze Road OPAL Non Uniform Day

Posted on 27th February 2018 | lockleaze | News
We'd like to say a huge thank you to everyone who donated ‘loose parts’ on our first OPAL Non-uniform Day, at Lockleaze Road last Friday. We were overwhelmed by the enormous amount of donations; they will enable us to really develop the play offer our children receive and we will …
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Orchard Campus Allotment Club

Orchard Campus Allotment Club

Posted on 27th February 2018 | News | orchard
The children loved planting pansies then taking them home to look after. Many thanks to Hortense Fauvet for leading Allotment club.
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Darren Jones MP visits school

Darren Jones MP visits school

Posted on 21st February 2018 | News
We were delighted that Darren Jones, our local MP, visited Filton Avenue Primary on Monday morning. After a tour of the school, he spent an illuminating and informative 45 minutes with our Year 5 Pupil Advocates, who put him through his paces with some searching questions. We now have some …
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Golden Ticket winners

Golden Ticket winners

Posted on 13th February 2018 | lockleaze | News | orchard
Pupils who have received three Golden Tickets across the term enjoyed tea/squash and cake with Miss Datta and Mr Roedeck last week. All these children have been wonderful adverts for the school’s values of Collaboration, Aspiration, Respect and Endeavour. Well done!      
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E Safety Day

E Safety Day

Posted on 9th February 2018 | Events | lockleaze | News | orchard | Uncategorised
This week in school our pupils have been exploring E-Safety and some of the issues around staying safe when using technology and the internet. This included some excellent assemblies and workshops provided by our colleagues at Unique Voice. We know that E-Safety is a cause for concern for many of our …
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