Welcome to Bridge & Patrixbourne Church of England Primary School
Message from the Headteacher
I am extremely proud to be the Headteacher of such a happy, creative, successful and forward thinking school. What is exceptional about our school is how we all work collaboratively so that our children learn in a stimulating and exciting way. We pride ourselves on the richness and diversity of each child's journey through our school as well as our emphasis on emotionally and socially nurturing each child within a friendly, caring Christian atmosphere.
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Art and Music update
Extra music afternoon
19th March 2015
Art and Music 2015
YEAR 4 TRIP TO FRANCE UPDATE
Please check the website for updates on the time of arrival. Thank you.
7 pm update ...... The children are now due back in school at 7.40 pm. They will first come into the hall and then will be handed to a responsible adult with their passports. Thank you for your cooperation.
1 pm The children have had lunch at the Citadelle and have been exploring Montreuil Sur Mer.
Year 5 and 6 children have won the quick-sticks hockey tournament at Polo Farm today. Well done to all the children involved and thank you to Mr Harper, Mrs Siddle and Mrs Upton. Click here for the winner's photo.
Yesterday the Year 5 boys' football team won the Orchard School five- a-side tournament. Well done to the Year 5 boys, and thank you to Mr Perfect and Mr Strouts.
ART AND MUSIC
The Year 3 - Year 6 evening event is now sold out. There are tickets available for the afternoon event for Year 3 to Year 6 ( Thursday 26th March).
Cross Country tomorrow 21/3/15
It is at Vernon Holme School, Harbledown, CT2 9AQ. 01227 762436. The event is open for anyone to run from reception to year 6 as it is individual races, so all they need to do is turn up at 9.30 register themselves and run when their year group is called.
PJ AND SWEETIE NIGHT
Thank you to all those who attended the PJ and Sweetie Night and to all the staff who supported this. It was a great success!
Celebration of the Arts and Music
Come and listen to our children's wonderfu performnces on Thursday 26th March Years 3, 4, 5,6 and choir from 2 pm in the school hall ( class performances only). Come and visit classrooms after school on Thursday 26th March and see the work on display - school open from 3.15 unitl 7pm. Friday 27th March Years R,1 and 2 from 2.30pm in the school hall . Our main event is held at 7pm where Year 3,4,5 and 6 will perform with soloists. There will also be a steel band an licensed bar. Tickets for all performances are avaialble in the school office. All funds raised will go towards the Art and Music Cabin.
Make sure that your child has their World Book Day token . Please click here for the £1 book choices.
Japanese Teacher Trainees in School
We were visited on Wednesday 3rd March 2015 by Japenese Teacher Trainees. They had a tour of the school, observed lessons and delivered cultural workshops. They were really impressed by our school and the learning and Year 4 really enjoyde the workshops. They taught calligraphy (children wrote their names in Japanese), basic language (including greetings, numbers 1-10, animals and colours), and origami (a samurai hat and a jumping frog), also how to use chopsticks and how to play a range of Japanese wooden toys.
Year 4JP also visited the church. To find out what they did please click here.
Canterbury School Sports Partnership Annual Sports Award - A Fantastic Evening and Celebration
On Tuesday evening the annual sports awards evening for schools in the Canterbury district was held at The Canterbury Academy, with Maggie Alphonsi MBE (England Ladies Rugby team) as guest speaker. As a school, we received four awards; Jildou in Year 6 was awarded Sports Personality of the Year; Sofia in Year 6 was runner up in Sports Leader of the Year; we won Sports Crew of the Year and … a special recognition award for dedication to Sport and Physical Education. Huge congratulations to all the children and to Mr Harper and Mrs Pearson for their dedication, enthusiasm and committment to ensuring that our children are able to have the best sporting oportunites possible. For more details please click here.
Our Reception and KS1 Chinese New Year Parade took place on Thursday 12th February 2015
We had a great time on our Chinese New Year parade; we hope enjoyed it too.
Please have a look at our latest data comparison compared to national figures. The DfE produced national data at the end of March and it shows how we compare at the end of both Key Stages.