Booking is now open for Easter 2017 holiday club. View Costs & Hours  –  Easter Booking Form 2017 Week 1 MON 3rd April Easter Bunny Bunting (am) Easter Cards (pm) TUE 4th April Make a Mosaic Cross (am) Parachute Games (pm) WED 5th April Easter Tea Lights (am) Obstacle Course and Relay Games (pm) THU 6th April Scratch Egg Art (am) Paper Plate Rabbits (pm) FRI 7th April Hanging Chicks (am) Easter Egg Hunts (pm)   Week 2 MON 10th April Gift Box […]

At Pointers we have been celebrating Science Week by getting into the kitchen. Our resident Covent Garden chef, Jane Noraika, was on hand to bring her expertise to a variety of hands-on experiments. Have you ever felt like walking on eggs? Well, the children from Nursery to Year 6 all had a go! Even some of the teachers joined in. It’s remarkable how strong eggs are! Volcanoes erupted from lemons […]

Each academic year children are encouraged to apply to become a digital leader for their class. Interviews are held and two children per class are chosen. Each week the group meets to discuss how IT is being used in the school and report back on any issues or concerns they have picked up. If cross curricular links are made in lessons other than IT and are encouraged to talk about […]

The Pointer School transformed into a place of curious characters and creatures on World Book Day. Both sites had a parade where the pupils displayed their wonderful costumes of characters from tales old and new. Classes celebrated the day by doing all sorts of creative literary activities. As Roald Dahl would say, the day was simply “gloriumptious and whoospy whiffling”!

As part of our celebration of World Book Day, the award winning author, Helen Dennis, visited the school and delivered workshops to years 3-6. The children were captivated by her lively and interactive presentation and were inspired by her book series and passion for writing. The pupils left with signed copies of her books as well as plenty of enthusiasm for writing their own adventure stories.

Congratulations to Mark & Tania Hodges, Caroline & Simon Frankau and Tara & Zachary Veitch, winners of the 2017 school quiz. They narrowly beat a team of Pointers staff into second place with a winning score of 55. Both teams finished the quiz level on points but the winners defeated the teachers in the deciding tie breaker. Thanks to all the staff who helped put the evening together and to […]