School News – June 2024

Siddington School

In this issue of the news you will find a list of items that we need help with. As I am sure you are all aware, school funding across the country is extremely limited and you might be able to support us. Each year, our school struggles with the heat as we have little to […]

School News – May 2024

Our Christian value this term is Courage. Each class will read a different book that focuses on the value of courage but represented in a slightly different way. I read After the Fall to the whole school. It is a sequel to Humpty Dumpty. Once again, the children impressed me with their use of language, […]

School News – April 2024

Siddington School

Our Christian value this term is, Hope. “Blue lives in the darkest part of the forest. He has long forgotten how to fly, play and sing. But one day, Yellow arrives. And little by little, everything changes.” This is a story of hope. Yellow teaches us that it is OK to feel sad but also […]

School News – March 2024

Using the driver of Psalm 139 1-6, the children have explored the Christian value, trust. In January, we joined together on our first day at school to share our new vision and values. The sun shone through the towering windows and we celebrated being back together through shared song and story. We discussed how having […]

School News – December 2023

Siddington School

Siddington C of E spent October celebrating Black History Month. It was a time to spread awareness and learn about the black people who have impacted on how we live today. This year the pupils’ learning was centred around the book Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly. Each class focused on one of the incredible […]

School News – August 2023

Siddington School

It has been an exciting end to the year, with leavers’ hoodies, assemblies and school trips. Our chickens have flown the coop after many happy weeks with us. The children have enjoyed water sports at the lakes and martial arts.   Sadly, this is my final Village News update, as I will be leaving Siddington […]

School News – June 2023

Siddington School

On Saturday 10th June, the children from Siddington C of E Primary School were invited by Down Ampney C of E Primary School and their PTA to join them in a Sponsored bike ride, cycling laps of The Old Airfield, Down Ampney by kind permission of Farmcare Trading Ltd. The Airfield and runway were built […]

School News – May 2023

Siddington School

Tiger, our new hamster, has been settling into school life.  She has spent time in most of the classrooms and is looking forward to her first holiday with a Siddington family over Easter. The reception, year 4 children have been to visit Butterfly World, Slimbridge and the Roman Baths. The year 5 and 6 children […]

School News – April 2023

Siddington School

We have a new member of the Siddington C of E Primary School family… a hamster!  I can’t reveal the name of our new friend yet, as the children will be making suggestions and voting for their favourite.  The children will be taking turns in having the hamster in their classrooms and learning how to […]

School News – March 2023

Siddington School

The 2nd of March is World Book Day. We aren’t dressing up this year but parents are invited to our Open Afternoon on the 3rd March to share a book with their children. The 17th of March is Comic Relief Day. The children will be coming into school wearing something red or ‘ready for bed’! […]