Category Archive: Arts

International Evening and Black History Month Workshare

A very big thank you to everyone who was able to join us for our celebration of Black History Month and the wonderful diversity of our school community. The children shared the fantastic work they have been doing researching inventors, mathematicians, humanitarians and musicians. The children used all their literacy, science and artistic skills to produce …

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80 years of Henry Fawcett carnival celebration

Last week we had a fantastic carnival procession through the streets of Kennington to celebrate 80 years of our Outstanding school. The children dressed in costumes inspired by the great artists their classes are named after. The children had a lovely picnic lunch followed by craft activities, a visit to our special ice cream van …

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Design & Technology Week – 15th May

The week beginning 15th May was the Design and Technology week! Our theme was famous landmarks in London and each year group chose a particular place to focus on. During the week, each class created a large scale model of their chosen landmark using different skills, tools and techniques. We invited parents to see the marvellous masterpieces …

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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.

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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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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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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Early Years Nativity Play 2016

The week before Christmas the Early Years children shared with us their wonderful Nativity Play, which was watched and loved by us all. We were really impressed how professional they were. We were very pleased that so many parents were able to join us.               

School Trips Update

We have had lots of exciting trips already this term to compliment the learning that takes place in the children’s classrooms and to spark their imaginations with new experiences. During half term some of our children had the opportunity to watch ‘Celebrations’ performed by the amazing London Russian Ballet School. This is what they thought …

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