Worthington Primary School

Happy Hinamatsuri Day 2017

Today, 3rd March, we join our hands in friendship with girls, wherever they live, who share a Japanese heritage. Hinamatsuri, also called Doll’s Day or Girls’ Day, is a special day in Japan. Hinamatsuri is celebrated each year on March 3.  Platforms covered with a red carpet are used to display a set of ornamental […]

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Key Stage Two Gymnastics Competition, Wednesday 8th February

Here we see some of our elite gymnastics squad who represented school at a recent Trafford Gymnastics Competition.  On the final Friday of half term, we celebrated their achievements, along with our newly formed Year 3 and 4 hockey team, who played earlier in the week in a Trafford competition at Brooklands Sports Club.  (They […]

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Change 4 Life Club – End of Course Celebrations

Yesterday, our current Change 4 Life Club members celebrated the end of their course together with a slap-up supper of fajitas with guacamole, washed down with fruit smoothies! The children pictured have been attending our healthy cookery and arts activity club for the last four weeks.  They have all cooked a range of healthy recipes in our […]

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The Great, Great Fire of London Performance Workshop

Late last month, our Year 1 and 2 children worked alongside a performer in residence, who was able to add so much to our Key Stage One topic of The Great Fire of London. Throughout the two days, our performer worked with each child from our three classes and developed their understanding of the Great Fire […]

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Maths Calculation Event Report

To launch our new Calculation Policy, we held an information evening for parents, carers and governors in the school hall yesterday.  All the staff brought our mathematics curriculum alive with demonstrations of equipment and techniques to solve problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.  Each visitor was given an information booklet and a quiz.  All correct entries […]

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The Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal 2016

I am so proud to announce that due to everyone who donated something towards our Poppy Appeal, we have raised the amazing total of £510.55 for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal 2016. The money goes directly to enable vital welfare and benevolent work. We were informed of our total today – many thanks.

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Children In Need – The Great Spotacular!

Today, Friday 18th November, is Children in Need Day. This year we all decided to wear something spotty to school and bring £1 as a contribution towards this amazing charity. We hope to raise hundreds of pounds today. Mr Searle dressed as a Dalmatian from ‘101 Dalmatians’ and told the story of how the young […]

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Macmillan Coffee Morning – What A Result!

Together what an amazing total we raised this year!  We have been waiting to find out the total due to some of our donations being gift aided.  This is the most we have ever raised for Macmillan and shows how generous we are at Worthington. On behalf of all those who will benefit directly from […]

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Macmillan Coffee Morning 2016 Hits New Heights

This morning we held our annual Macmillan Coffee Morning and what a success it was!  Over one hundred guests arrived, and they along with staff in school all contributed towards this fantastic cause.  Many parents and children baked cakes for the event, as did our kitchen staff, who contributed with their world famous carrot cake […]

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Code Club

Members of our Code Club making a Rock Band using Scratch

Code Club is a nationwide network of volunteer-led after school coding clubs for children aged 9-11. At Code Club the children learn to code using Scratch, HTML and Python.  They also investigate devices such as CodeBug, Raspberry Pi and BBC Micro:bit. Our club is led by Steve Robinson who is one of our governors and takes place […]

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