Reading Plus

READING PLUS This week will see the children in Years 3-6 sitting their first Reading Plus baselines. Reading Plus is an online programme designed to accurately meet the developmental reading needs of each student. Reading Plus’ adaptive instruction is continuously collecting data on student performance in order to customise intervention & reading supportĀ for every student. Students who encounter difficulty are provided …

Attendance Matters

ATTENDANCE MATTERSOne of the most important things your child can do to achieve academic success is also seen as one of the most basic – they need to be in school every day wherever possible. In fact research show that your child’ attendance record may be the biggest factor in influencing their academic success. Good attendance also significantly improves self-confidence …

Beetle Drive Family Fun

BEETLE DRIVE – family funOn Thursday 22nd September, our school hall was full of laughter & a competitive atmosphere. The Family Beetle Drive saw pupils, parents & staff determinedly rolling their dice to try & be the first to draw their beetle. (Some even ended up rolling more that one dice at a time – not sure that was in …

Queen Elizabeth II

QUEEN ELIZABETH IIWe feel shock and sadness for the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. She has been steadfast and a constant throughout our lives, providing a lifetime of service with humility, humour, dignity and duty. The world has lost one of its shining stars… Rest in peace Ma’am. Redhill will close its doors on Monday 19th September 2022 …

Bikeability

Bikeability Over three days at the start of November our Year 5 and 6s took part in a Bikeability course, completing either their Level 1 or Level 2 certificate. The children in Year 6 were up first and those who were able to confidently ride a bike were taken by two qualified instructors who joined us from the Velo Cycling …

Y3 – Ukulele Lessons

Year 3 – UkULELE LESSONS STARTToday (21st May), was a very exciting day at Redhill as Year 3 had their first ever peripatetic music lesson! We had two music teachers, Mr Walker and Mr Dean come and start our ukulele lessons! Year 3 made their new music teachers very welcome and the class made sure that they were ready, respectful …

National Online Safety Certified School Award 2021

NOS CERTIFIED SCHOOL 2nd year running!  Redhill has successfully completed a comprehensive online safety training programme demonstrating its commitment to keeping children and young people safe online for a 2nd year running. Redhill  has received a National Online Safety Certified School Accreditation for its whole school community approach to protecting children in the online world. National Online Safety is a …

Easter 2021 Fun Run

END OF LOCKDOWN / EASTER FUN RUN    Our very first Easter Fun Run took place on the final day of term and what a great time we all had! Each year group had the chance to go round the course which was 400m long per lap. With music accompanying them along the way they used their Never Giving Up …

Easter 2021

EASTER BONNET PARADE 2021  Easter was started in style at Redhill with the annual Easter Bonnet Parade. All be it a little different year. Nursery started us off with a little mini parade as Miss Freeman and Mrs Dean proudly lead their children through the corridor and we all cheered them on from our classroom bubbles. The parade moved outside …

Caterpillars in EYFS

EYFS LeaRN ABOUT CATERPILLARSAs part of our Early Year’s curriculum, we learn to be scientists and observe the natural world around us. The children are taught to notice changes in the environment such as the weather and the seasons. Over the last few weeks, children in Robins, Nursery and Reception have been experiencing the life cycle of a butterfly. We …