Our St George's News items

Will Allen Awards Years 1 and 2, by Miss Mulheirn

Date: 24th Jul 2019 @ 2:08pm

The winners of the Will Allen award are Albert from 1B and Ella from 2B! Well done for being role models throughout this year!

6A Stars of the Week, by Mrs Taylor

Date: 22nd Jul 2019 @ 3:16pm

Well done to 6A, who all achieved the Star of the Week certificate this week. Their determination and hard work throughout the year has really shone and they should all be very proud of themselves.

Maths funding for Mrs Chambers, by Mrs Walters

Date: 22nd Jul 2019 @ 1:21pm

Congratulations to our assistant head in year 3 and 4 who has won £14,000 worth of maths funding in a national scheme.

Mrs Chambers was one of just 21 teachers across the country to win funding for a project to help children who are struggling with learning in maths.

For more information se the link below.

https://www.shinetrust.org.uk/news/winners-of-let-teachers-shine-2019-revealed/

Leavers’ jumpers have arrived!, by Mrs Taylor

Date: 22nd Jul 2019 @ 11:35am

Year 6 leavers’ jumpers have arrived and have been distributed. Children will be bringing them home today and will be allowed to wear them for the leavers’ assembly tomorrow.

2B TTRockstars Rock Wrangle, by Miss Mulheirn

Date: 19th Jul 2019 @ 2:19pm

Here are some photographs of 2B in their fantastic outfits. What a wonderful, rocking day!! 

Year 2 Rock Wrangle, by Mrs Price

Date: 19th Jul 2019 @ 1:46pm

What an exciting Rock Wrangle Year 2 have had this afternoon! Well done to all of the finalists and our Year 2 Rock Legend of 2019 - Reuben, 2B.

 

Year 3 rock!, by Miss Bennett

Date: 19th Jul 2019 @ 12:14pm

Year 3 have had a wonderful day celebrating our TT rockstars day. Well done to everyone who took part. It has been great to see the children’s enthusiasm in learning their multiplication and division facts. A special mention to our finalists and our overall winner, Eddie 3A.

4C Rock On!, by Miss Lewis

Date: 19th Jul 2019 @ 10:27am

Spot the rockstars...

2D Rock LEGENDS, by Mrs Cameron-Ivanov

Date: 19th Jul 2019 @ 9:43am

We are all super excited for our rock wrangle today! Everybody is looking the part! Here are some photos of us back stage. 

🎤😎🎸🎶🤘😝

#2DROCKS

Believe Awards Nomination, by Mrs Taylor

Date: 16th Jul 2019 @ 1:33pm

A huge congratulations to Daniel Kinsella in 6A, who was nominated for a Believe award by two members of staff for his outstanding contributions to school life. Daniel is a fantastic inspiration for children in our school as he consistently sets a good example, looks out for his peers and ensures that our school environment is clean and tidy. Daniel can regularly be found voluntarily litter-picking in his own time. It was a pleasure to nominate Daniel for such a brilliant award. Well done, Dan!

Cole’s Cup Winners!, by Mr Knowles

Date: 15th Jul 2019 @ 8:08am

On Friday 2 Teams of Year 6 children took part in a charity football tournament to raise money for Claire House. Amazingly, the final of the competition was played between the 2 St George’s teams! The boys played and represented the school excellently and decided to lift the trophy together. Well Done to all the boys who played!

Year 2 Seaside Art Gallery, by Mrs Price

Date: 12th Jul 2019 @ 2:33pm

Year 2 have created a wonderful art gallery of all their seaside art work. They have painted with watercolour, created felt work art, created clay fish, sewn felt fish and used tie dye. 

Visitors from Jingmao Primary School Explore Wirral, by Cassidy

Date: 12th Jul 2019 @ 2:09pm

Our Year 5 buddies and our Chinese victors enjoyed a fabulous ‘Wonderful Wirral’ trip yesterday.  They visited Parkgate, New Brighton and West Kirby learning about our local geography and culture.  Mrs Skarratts-Jackson led the trip and commented on the children’s amazing behaviour and how wonderful it was to have children from different cultures learning together.  Children were joined by children from Raeburn Primary, Thornton Hough Primary and 3 other Chinese primary schools.

Year 5 Violin Concert, by Cassidy

Date: 13th Jul 2019 @ 6:02pm

Well done to our brilliant musicians in year 5 who performed so well at their concert today.  Thank you to Mrs Richards for leading the ensemble and her fabulous teaching this term.

Year 6 visit Foundation Stage, by Mrs Taylor

Date: 9th Jul 2019 @ 2:08pm

Year 6 had a fantastic day in Foundation Stage. They planned and delivered their own art activities, performed some songs and read to the children. All pupils thoroughly enjoyed the morning and lots of the children commented that they had new best friends.

Sports Morning with our Chinese visitors, by Mr Knowles

Date: 9th Jul 2019 @ 12:29pm

This morning we shared some team building and fun games with our Chinese guests and their buddies. They had a great time and began making new friends. The egg and spoon race was a bit confusing for our guests to begin with though!

Y4 trip to The Breck, by Miss Reil

Date: 5th Jul 2019 @ 2:52pm

On Tuesday 9th July, we will be visiting The Breck in the morning. We will be going to explore the natural environment and develop our sketching skills. We will be wearing full school uniform. It should be a lovely morning!

Year 4 teachers

Welcome to Our Friends from China, by Cassidy

Date: 9th Jul 2019 @ 11:28am

We had a fantastic welcoming ceremony this morning with our friends from Jingmao Primary School.  Our year 3 drummers, year 4 ukelele players and year 5 violinists performed brilliantly.   Chinese students shared traditional dance and poetry before a rendition of their welcome song.

Year 2 USAIGC hero, by Mrs Price

Date: 9th Jul 2019 @ 9:23am

Year 2 USAIGC hero.

 

The USA International Gymnastics Competition was held in Nashville and St George’s have been fortunate to have some past and present pupils taking part, Madison- Mai from year 2 was competing. It was a fabulous experience for her meeting people from many countries and competing against some of the best gymnasts in the world. She returned with gold for her floor routine, two silvers for tumbling and bar, 5th overall for the categories, 10th for floor routine in her next level up. Well done we are so proud of you!

Summer Fair fun!, by Mrs Walters

Date: 6th Jul 2019 @ 5:27pm

Thank you to everyone who supported the summer fair today. We had a brilliant time and the sun shone in the end!

 

Swimming Success Continues!, by Mrs Walters

Date: 5th Jul 2019 @ 2:03pm

The year5/6 swimming team took part in the final of the Merseyside Schools swimming gala this morning and won first place!

This is a massive achievement as they were swimming against the top 3 schools of each area in the Liverpool region. 

We are so proud of the team for all their hard work. Well done!

Clean Air Campaign 2019!, by Miss Jones

Date: 5th Jul 2019 @ 2:46pm

 

"Air pollution is the largest environmental risk to our health in the UK."

                                                                                                      - Wirral Council, 2019

St. George's has teamed up with Wirral Council in support of their Clean Air Campaign! To ensure a healthier environment and a cleaner quality of air for our children and their furtures, we are encouraging everyone to make more eco-friendly choices in day-to-day life.

Our Eco Warriors helped spread awareness of the damaging effects of air pollution by talking to the Council and holding banners. In the coming weeks, our Eco Warriors will be collaborating with our Mini Police to help spread awareness of the damaging effects of air pollution. 

Here are a few handy tips on how to help from Wirral Council:

  • Switch off and save. If you’re in the car and at a stop, don’t leave your engine ticking over. This will prevent excessive air pollution and save you fuel. Turning off your engine when parked, loading or waiting at the roadside will save you money on fuel. It will also help look after you and your family’s health and the health of your community. Drivers may be fined for not switching off their engine when asked by an officer. Save money. Switch off. You’re the key!
  • Take your feet to the street. Ditch the car and walk to school, to work or to the shops
  • Take to two wheels. Leave the car at home and cycle or scoot
  • Regularly service your car. Make sure it runs as efficiently and cleanly as possible
  • Keep your car tyres inflated. Properly inflated tyres mean your car will be more efficient and use less fuel
  • Carpool! Ask a colleague or friend to car share if travelling to the same place and share fuel and parking costs
  • Ditch the car. Try an alternative transport option - buses, trains or even the ferry.

 

Pledge, change, save and #BeTheKey!

 

Click on the links below for more information:

Wirral's Clean Air Campaign       Air Quality

Let the Games Begin!, by Miss Newton

Date: 5th Jul 2019 @ 10:44am

Year Six are busy rehearsing for our end of year performance. They have been working really hard and it’s coming together nicely. We are looking forward to sharing it with you all soon. 

Fusion music concert, by Mrs Bowden-Pickstock

Date: 4th Jul 2019 @ 11:15am

Today, Year 5 & 6 enjoyed a music concert performed by Fusion Choir. Fusion are a young person choir visiting and touring the UK from the Czech Republic. Year 5&6 enjoyed watching, singing along and even some dancing. What made it so exciting was their performance included so many pop songs, that we know and love

6C Art Experience, by Mrs Bowden-Pickstock

Date: 3rd Jul 2019 @ 12:04pm

Year 6 enjoyed an art experience sssion with Madeline, who showed us how to create plum blossom trees in the style of the Chinese four gentleman. 

We tried and tested different brush strokes before putting it together for our final piece. 

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