Class 4J 2016

On Friday 23rd June, we hosted our annual Sports Day event for 2017. It was a day filled with excitement, nerves, competition and joy! Each year group competed in several events from sprints, sack race, egg and spoon, 3-legged, obstacle, relay and hurdles. All of which provided much entertainment for the large number of parents and family in attendance. As ever, the sprints provided us with some tense races, particularly in […]

We are absolutely delighted to announce that the Pointer School yesterday were the winners of the Junior Debating Competition held at Colfe’s School.  20 teams in total took part, including Blackheath Prep and Colfe’s, with Pointers being the highest scoring team in the preliminary rounds.  No other school teams performed so well. The victorious team, under the tutelage of Miss Natalie Bell, had a convincing win over a number of […]

On Tuesday 6th June 2017, we held our annual Public Speaking Competition in St John’s Church. There were 10 contestants from Years 3-6; a representative from each class. The topics were chosen by the children, and as usual the quality of each speech was outstanding. Huge congratulations to all those who participated: Eoghan (6J) – Balloons Phoebe (6G) – Nuts Iona (5C) – Fudge Harrison (5K) – Tardigrades Petra (4J) […]

Spirits were high as the Year 4s headed off on their residential trip to PGL last week for an outdoor adventure like no other. The children’s chants of ‘Parents Get Lost’ became louder as we neared closer, and once we arrived at PGL Marchants Hill the excitement was palpable. Then, the heavens opened, and we were drenched with unremitting rain for the next 48 hours (excluding a dry Thursday morning).  However, […]

On Saturday the Pointers Chess Team (PCT) competed in the ESPCA tournament in Bristol. This year we put forward an U11 team and they performed at the top of their skills competing against 36 of the best teams in the England. Pointer’s successfully took 3rd Place with 18 points. Westminster took 2nd Place with 19 1/2 and Haberdasher’s Aske taking 1st with 21 points. The PCT in Bristol consisted of […]

John Lewis are providing a uniform fitting service on Saturday 15 July, this is done by appointment only.  It is an opportunity for your child to be measured and for the uniform to be ordered ready for September.  Full details from John Lewis: “At John Lewis, we know school uniform inside out. Come along to our dedicated school uniform shopping event, arranged exclusively for The Pointers School. Our expert partners […]