Emerald Class 2016

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”!

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 […]

Both Early Years and the Main School got to enjoy Pancake Day thanks to the PFG, their frying pans and spatulas! The PFG has been launched by a group of parents from the school to raise funds to enhance the existing playgrounds.  Pancake Day was their first fund-raising event which went very well. Thanks to all the parents for their support.

On Wednesday 1st February, the Reception classes were visited by Captain Greenwood and two cadets from Colfe’s School. Both Cadet Lily Chambers  and Corporal Jack Parton went to Pointers when they were in primary school! Captain Greenwood told us about his time in the army and the many different jobs people can do to help us. He showed us fun videos of marching and the Red Arrows! Cadet Chambers and […]

On Monday, Nursery and Reception travelled to Langton Way Sheltered Housing to give our donated food and sing to the residents. As always, it was a wonderful day out and a great chance for the children to meet the people of their community! Here are our lovely songs we’ve been learning!

Last Sunday 18th September was the first competition for the Kent Grand Prix (first Chess event of the academic year 2016/2017). Pointers had a very inexperienced but promising team. Four boys from Pointers school took part in the event: Stakhey & Evan in the Under 10 section and Max & David in the Under 8 section. Stakhey came 2nd in the Under 10 section, and Max came 2nd in the Under 8 section. As a […]