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Social Advent

Social Advent

We are again taking part in #SocialAdvent, a set of Christmas challenges on social media, run by the company, Interactive Schools. The first task was to invent a festive hashtag and use it throughout December – search #WinterfoldAtChristmas on Twitter and Instagram to see what we have been posting so far.

Armistice Day 2020

Armistice Day 2020

The School came together to mark Armistice Day with a very moving tribute on Wednesday at 11.00am. Former Winterfold pupil and current member of staff, Henry Thomas, played The Last Post whilst pupils and staff gathered in front of the main house to observe a socially distanced, two-minute silence. On Thursday, the Winterfold community marked […]

Creation and the Fall

Creation and the Fall

At the end of last half term, Year 8 were given the task of designing and creating their own classroom displays based on the theme of the Creation and the Fall, which they studied during their RE lessons.  What stood out for 8M was their time management and efficiency, showing an understanding of the brief they were given.  What stood out […]

Life Cycle

Life Cycle

On Thursday, Year 1 released the butterflies into the great outdoors. They have been enthralled by their journey and were both happy and sad to see them fly away to compete the life cycle. It was truly a fascinating couple of weeks and one we hope to repeat in future years.

Modern Languages

At Winterfold, we recognise that learning a foreign language is an important skill which, beyond being useful on holidays abroad, is becoming essential in the work place.   All Winterfold students from Year 3 to 8 are lucky enough to be taught two foreign languages – French and Spanish – by experienced and dedicated specialist […]

Forest School Fun

Year 1 enjoyed their afternoon in Forest School. They learnt how to tie a timber hitch knot on a log and then pretended to take their ‘log dog’ for a walk around the grounds.

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