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Summer Activity Programme – Book Now
A summer packed full of fun activities from Football Coaching to Sailing and family days out to street dance workshops.Book Now - Full details can be found on our partnerships page.Bristol City Council have also published a list of summer activities across the city:North Bristol Summer Activities Booklet 2012
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Passing on the Filton Avenue Olympic Flame!
On Friday 29th June, children from the school took their own Olympic torch, made from recycled materials, to Orchard School to pass on the Olympic “flame”. There they met Blaire Hannan, British Paralympic sailor, who was a torchbearer for the Olympic flame when it was carried through Bristol. Blaire brought …
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Giant Pumpkin Growing Competition!

Giant Pumpkin Growing Competition!

Posted on 12th June 2012 | Events
We are holding our first ever pumpkin growing competition, with prizes to be awarded at the Harvest Festival in October.  Parents and  friends of the school are welcome to enter.  Free seeds are available from Miss Wheeler, come and collect some at the end of the school day.  Good luck!
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Jubilee Celebrations

Jubilee Celebrations

Posted on 1st June 2012 | Uncategorised
The children enjoyed a range of Jubilee themed activities this week - making bunting, crowns, portraits of the Queen, learning the national anthem and exploring the past 60 years.  Today we celebrated with our own garden party in the playground. With everyone dressed up in red, white and blue, it …
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Year 2 visit to University of the West of England
Each year, the children in Year 2 have the opportunity to visit the University of the West of England. During our latest visit, in March, the children spent the day looking around the University, meeting students and working with them on science activities.The children had a wonderful time and learnt …
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Rights Respecting School Level 1 Award
As you may remember, we have been working towards achieving the level 1 Rights Respecting School award. Yesterday, two UNICEF inspectors visited us for the whole day to assess us against strict standards and criteria.  They talked to children, parents, staff and governors. We are delighted to announce that the inspectors …
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Easter Bonnet Parade

Easter Bonnet Parade

Posted on 26th March 2012 | Events
You are invited to come and see the children's Easter Bonnet parade on this Wednesday, 28th March, at 2.15pm.The children are making some wonderful Easter bonnets and are looking forward to showing them to you!  Please arrive at the main entrance at 2.10pm.  The parade will take place in the …
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Parent Consultation Evening

Parent Consultation Evening

Posted on 8th March 2012 | Events
As a part of our partnership with parents in providing for your child’s education, we hold parents' evenings to share with you how your child is progressing. This term we will be sharing with you how your child is settling into their class, their curriculum experiences and attitude to work.We …
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Filton Avenue Infant School Celebrates World Book Day
On 1st March, all children were given a £1 book voucher to exchange at a bookshop for a free World Book Day Book or get £1 off a book priced at £2.99 or more.World Book Day aims to encourage children to explore the pleasure of books and reading. To celebrate …
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Ofsted has identified the best-performing schools in poor areas
Ofsted finds evidence of great schools in challenging areas. This year, 85 schools serving pupils from the most deprived families were judged outstanding.'A school serving the most deprived children in the country is four times more likely to be judged inadequate by school inspectors than one serving children from the wealthiest …
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