Year 3 Reading and Maths Workshop for parents

Thank you to all the parents who attended our first curriculum focused workshop of the year. We discussed the expectations set in the national curriculum for maths and English and Mr. Martindale, Mrs. Davis and the Year 3 team suggested ways to support this learning at home. Below are a list of resources discussed. Unfortunately,…

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Year 6 SATs Briefing

Thanks to all the parents who attended the Year 6 SATs briefing. The new curriculum tests have shifted their assessment focus to deep, conceptual understanding. This message was shared with parents as well as ideas for supporting our year 6 pupils at home. Below is a link to an online maths dictionary (as requested) and the powerpoint…

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The Great Times Table Hunt: 6 x 4 = 24

Well done to all the children who entered this competition. We received many entries from across the school and it was very difficult to choose a winner. We were particularly impressed with children that had clearly discussed the associated division facts and challenged themselves with calculations such as 2,400 ÷ 40 = ? The winners…

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Mosaic Madness

Last term pupils were set the challenge to create a design on the concrete benches on the front playground. The great ideas included, friendship themes and of course the Lyndhurst Learning Powers! This week mosaic artist *David Bowers is in school working with pupils in year five to create our benches. Thankfully the rain has…

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Portsmouth lifted the Kinder+Sport League 2 Kids Cup

Once again, we congratulate the Lyndhurst Junior School Football Team after beating Huncoat Primary School 2-0 at Wembley Stadium. We are all incredibly proud of their achievements this season. Lawrence C. scored the opening goal and Evan H. added a second on the stroke of half-time with a powerful strike. Zac B. and Lawrence C. again…

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ICT Mark

Lyndhurst Junior School gain prestigious ICT Mark Award for the third consecutive time! (We have had it for 6 years and now for a further 3!) We are at the forefront of using technology to enhance pupils work, and that’s official! Parents have proof that their children are attending a school at the forefront of…

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