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Enjoy the break!

We look forward to welcoming you all back to Charnwood on Tuesday 8th September at 8.55am!


Olivia has had her hair cut off to donate to the little princess trust and has raised a staggering £315 so far in the process!


Takeaway lunch at school! Perfect weather! Thank you to the kitchen staff we all loved it!!

Porridge Production by Year 6

What an absolutely amazing performance by Year 6! You certainly are a talented bunch and we are extremely proud of each and every one of you!! Check out the other photos by clicking on the events tab.

Congratulations to Venus the winning team on Sports Day!

Photos of all Sports Days this week on the events page!

Year 5 at Netherstowe!!

Year 5 had a fab morning at Netherstowe taking part in DT and Music workshops. Take a look at the video below of our beautiful singing and check out our year 5 page for more pictures!

Look on the events page to see images from our Trade Week 'taste off'!

Year 1 and Reception Transition Picnic

Year 1 and Reception had a fantastic afternoon during their transition picnic. They enjoyed all the delicious food and drinks supplied by you (thank you!!) and talked to one another about what year one has in store for them!

Father's Day Kite Building and flying session!

Another fantastic Father's Day session. Everyone enjoyed making and flying their kites together! Many thanks to everyone who attended! It was great to see over 100 Dads/Grandads and special people in school to share the day. Nearly 200 bacon butties were served - big thanks goes to the kitchen team for making all the butties. (More images on the Events Page)

Our new Outdoor Classroom is here!

Following a successful lottery bid we have been able to have this installed by our Woodland Area. Many thanks to Pentagon Sport for erecting such a fantastic structure. Now to get planting!



Year 5 had a brilliant time testing out the schools brand new iPads.


Mysterious Visitors!

Year 1 and 2 were surprised on Monday when evidence of some mysterious visitors was found in our woodland area. We are still not sure who it was, who do you think?

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Elephant Design Winner!

Well done Holly Martin! Your design is fantastic - we can't wait to start painting the elephant!

PCSO come to visit Year 2

On Friday Year 2 had a visit from two PCSOs. We discussed ways to be safe when at home and when playing out with friends. We then learnt about the PCSO's job and had a look at their uniform and gadgets. Finally we had time for some dressing up and a talk over the radio to the police!

Mrs. Nowell


Wednesday 22nd April

Come dressed in Red and White for a voluntary contribution of £1.00 to help us celebrate St George's Day. Eat a special dinner provided by the kitchen, learn about St George and the Dragon and have some red and white fun!

Easter Celebrations

Aston Villa

On Thursday the 26th March years 5 and 6 were invited to Aston Villa Academy to participate in a day of football skills training. The children took part in a variety of warm up games before a mini tournament. After lunch the children were then treated to a very special tour of the stadium. The children had a fab day and were very well behaved. See below the pictures of our fantastic day out.

Mrs Herzberg

Fashion Fan Club

Over the past few weeks Mrs Sharon Murphy has run her fashion fan club at Charnwood. It has been brilliant and the children have loved coming and learning more about fashion design. Thank you Sharon.

Check out some designs below!

Wade Street Church 

On Thursday 19th March Year 5 went to Wade Street Church to learn about the Easter story.

The children took part in some drama to recreate the story with lots of the children having parts in the play.

The children were very well behaved and had a brilliant time.

Well done year 5!

Mrs Herzberg

Mother's Day!

On Friday 13th March 75 EYFS/KS1 Mums came into school to take part in a craft activity with their child. Everyone had a fantastic time decorating a pot for their flower.

We then had 92 Mums come and enjoy luch with their children. A busy but fun time.

Thank you to everyone who came, we hope you had a great weekend.

Thank you to the staff who organised and supported on the day. 

World Book Day 2015

Who will you be?
Who will you be?

Charnwood's Got Talent March 2015

Safety Week  February 2015

Safety week has been full of exciting projects and we have welcomed lots of visitors to school too!

Charnwood pupils have met the Road Safety Officer, Police Community Support Officer, two members of the Fire Service and Early Years met our School Crossing Patrol lady. Early Years have had a safety role play area, Year 1 and 2 have been focusing on road safety, Year 3 and 4 have been learning about cycle helmets with the egg-head project and Years 5 and 6 have learnt about vehicle safety, completing the crashed vehicle project.

Mrs MacKinnon - Safety Week Co-ordinator

The Fire Service and their smoke house.
The Fire Service and their smoke house.
Year 5 and 6 crashed vehicle project
Year 5 and 6 crashed vehicle project
Year 4 egg head project
Year 4 egg head project

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School Council

Our School Council 2014/15

Year 1: Faith George and Ethan Thomas

Year 2: Rhys Jones and Bethany Bennett

Year 3: Lucy Wright and Ronnie Holt

Year 4: Thomas Elmore and Charlie Jewell

Year 5: Thomas McCallion and Natasha Thomas

Year 6: Lewi Burnside, Thomas James, Lily Brownhill and Sharna Barker

Team Captains

Our Team Captains 2014/15. Hoping to lead their team to victory!

Mars Captain: Jack Lowe

Mars Vice Captain:Keir Boulton

Venus Captain: Libbie Betteridge

Venus Vice Captain: Daniel Bartlett

Jupiter Captain: Keyleigh Freeman  

Jupiter Vice Captain: Gabriel Sieniawski

Saturn Captain: Lily Brownhill

Saturn Vice Captain: Lewi Burnside


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