Gallery - How we've Grown

Harvest 2018

Children in years 1 & 2 visited St Wilfrid's for a special Harvest Festival Service after bringing in donations which we will pass on to the local community.  As part of their food topic, Year 1 made the Harvest loaf as well as bread rolls.

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GROW Awards

In addition to our weekly “Grow Awards” we award four children from each class an annual Grow Award at the end of each year.  These were presented by John (the Lollipop Man) in our special Celebration Assembly.

Leavers Celebration – 16th July

Children in Year 2 enjoyed a special afternoon in Joey’s Field yesterday, ending their Magic Kingdom topic, and of course their time at Padnell Infants with fun games, music and a picnic lunch.

Padnell’s Got Talent – 13th July

We held our annual “Padnell’s Got Talent” Final on 13th July and what talent we have!  From magic tricks to poems, dancing to a story read in English and Spanish we were in awe of all the finalists.  Congratulations to our Zumba winners! 

Year 2 Recorder Concert

The children showed their parents how far they have come in their recorder lessons this year.

Artist in Residence

Local Artist, Rachel Russell worked with the Year 2 children on creating lasting masterpieces that they can be proud of, and we can remember them by.

International Dance Day – 2nd July 2018

The children in Years 1 and 2 celebrated the World Cup through Dance from all over the world.


NED Show – 29th June 2018

The children were enthralled by the NED Show on 29th June.  The show encourages children to “Never give up, Encourage others and Do their best”. 

Everybody Writes Day – 6th June 2018

It was delightful to see the huge display of writing on the playground – the outcome of Everybody Writes Day. 

Heartstart – June 2018

Parents and children alike learned some very valuable lifesaving skills when this local charity, Heartstart, visited our school. 

Service Family Picnic – 19th June 2018

In celebration of Armed Forces Day (30th June), we invited our Service families to a special picnic on 19th June. 

Sports Day – 18th May 2018

We joined the Junior School for a fun morning of different sporting activities.  Well done to everyone who took part.

Year 1 Grandparents Tea Party – 26th April 2018

It was lovely to see so many Grandparents of our Year 1 children yesterday.  The children sang uplifting springtime songs and shared poems with their family members.  

Wear a Hat Day – 29th March 2018

We supported the charity “Brain Tumour Research” by joining their Wear a Hat Day.  Children created or decorated their own hats and there were some unique and wonderful masterpieces!