Today we have been learning about Diwali. We enjoyed dressing up, telling the story of Rama and Sita and making Diva lamps. 

Operation Christmas Child

This year we are putting together some shoeboxes as part of Operation Christmas Child. We will be collecting for a boy and a girl aged 2-4 as well as a boy and girl aged 5-9. If you would like to donate items towards this project, we would appreciate toiletries, small stationary items or new toys…. Read more »

Thank you

Class one would like to say a big thank you to Jamie who came in to talk about being a Firefighter. We learnt lots of new things and found it very interesting. In phonics, we wrote a thank you letter, carefully using our new sounds when writing. The Class one team wishes you all a… Read more »

Safety week

This week the children have been learning about different aspects of safety. Today the classes presented their learning in assembly. Mrs Saye also spoke to the children about the defibrillator which is situated by the village hall in Tolleshunt D’Arcy. Thank you to the whole team for their hard work supporting children with these important… Read more »

Cross Country

This morning we hosted a very successful cross country event. Thank you to all the other schools who attended and a massive well done to all the children who took part.

Safety week

This week class one have been learning about different ways to stay safe. We enjoyed our lesson in road safety as we ended up in the park. We have also learnt about first aid, e safety and good hand washing. 

Gymnastics club

Today James came to speak to us in assembly to promote a new Gymnastics Club which will start on Monday 5th November. Please contact the school office for more details.

Tolleshunt D’Arcy Remembers

Today a group of children displayed our poppies around the Maypole and built a wall of remembrance in our school library. Thank you to John from the council for supporting this project and to all the staff and children for their hard work and enthusiasm.

Musical fun

Today we played with some musical instruments. We had a try clapping and then playing the beats in our name e.g. Fre-die has 2 beats whilst Beau only has 1 beat! We then had fun making our own  bands outside!

Harvest festival

Today we went to church to celebrate Harvest. Thank you everyone for your hard work and support. Keep the donations coming – Maldon food bank will be collecting our collection on Thursday.