School Dance Showcase

We are so pleased that so many parents could join us for our ‘Magic of the Movies’ Dance Showcase. The children all worked extremely hard on their performances and were very pleased to share them with you. Our school dance shows are always fantastic events.

Science Week Parent Workshare

Thank you to all parents who were able to join us for the ‘hands on’, interactive Science Week Parent Workshare where the children shared with us their fantastic science experiments. During science week the children have been learning about rocks and soil, about how sound travels and different materials and how they react with water. …

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Lambeth Music Festival

Last week pupils from Year 2 and Year 4 performed at the prestigious Royal Festival Hall as part of this year’s Lambeth Music Festival. The children had been working really hard to learn all the songs for the show and performing to such a large audience in such an impressive venue shows the confidence of …

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World Book Day

It was amazing to see so many children dressed up as their favourite characters for the 20th World Book Day. At Henry Fawcett we love reading and our classrooms and library are full of rich, exciting books to fire up the children’s’ imaginations. Children dressed as characters from a wide range of books including traditional …

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Extended Writing Week

We were pleased to welcome so many parents and families to our Extended Writing Workshare in the children’s classroom’s. Children from Nursery to Year 5 shared the fantastic work they have done. It was a great opportunity for parents to see the fantastic work the children have done so far this term and talk to …

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Google Workshops

In February Years 1 to 6 had a fantastic experience when IT company, Google, visited school to run some workshops. The children used virtual reality goggles to travel all around the world, into space, and even inside the human body. Using an app on the school iPads the children were able to immerse themselves in the …

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Digital Leaders

The Digital Leaders have been invited to take part in an amazing robot competition near the Southbank! “We will have to make, decorate and programme a robot to do a number of different tasks. There are 8 of us: four girls and four boys. So far we have made one robot, we called it ‘Robosapien’ and …

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Blue Peter’s Helen Skelton visits Henry Fawcett

Last week the ‘Eat Like a Champ’ team and Helen Skelton from BBC’s Blue Peter came into school to talk to Year 5 about healthy eating. Here’s what happened: ‘We tasted lots of healthy fruit and vegetables that we hadn’t tried before such as apricots, celery and cherry tomatoes. Often we didn’t like the taste …

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We love reading!

We love to read at Henry Fawcett and want to inspire children to read as much at home as we do at school. Not only do we encourage children to delve into the enchanting book corner in each of our classrooms, our brand new library is open for children to use during playtimes and we …

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Christmas Carols and Winter Wonderland

The children had a fantastic Christmas in December 2016. We were treated to a wonderful Christmas Carol Concert and the children met Father Christmas, made gifts to bring home and there was face painting galore!! A big thank you to our school chef Pat and her team from Accent Catering for the delicious Christmas Dinner! …

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