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 »

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.

Acting out Asterix

Today we acted out scenes from Asterix and Obelix whilst also putting in the correct punctuation especially speech marks.

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.

Class assembly

Today we shared our learning in our class assembly. We have really enjoyed our topic this half term. Thank you Mr Este, Mrs Maston, Mr Fox and Mrs Richards for making our learning so much fun.

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.

Firework safety

Today, Kate from Essex Fire and Police came to visit us in assembly. We thought about how to keep ourselves safe around fireworks. Thank you Kate for helping us to keep safe.

The Great Roman Bake Off

This week was cake week on the Great Roman Bake Off. In our technical challenge, we were making authentic Roman honey cake using a recipe found by archaeologists. I’m not sure who will be the first to leave the 10BC Bake Off tent, but I’m certainly sure everyone tried their hardest. Now we just have… Read more »