Class 6J

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) […]

Five days of high-octane, adventurous activities were the recipe for the Year 6 pupils this summer term. The Kingswood activity centre on the Isle of Wight was our base where the students careered down a zipwire, body-boarded in the English Channel, made rafts, learnt about outdoor survival, problem-solved, tried Archery and Fencing and entertained themselves dancing to Ed Sheeran. The 22 pupils loved each minute of it: “my best residential […]

Last term 6J and 6G have been learning about Art Nouveau and Modernism in Europe and specifically in Spain. We have explored Antoni Gaudi’s buildings in Barcelona and inspired by his use of colors and nature and floral details in his creations Y6 have crafted incredibly beautiful art pieces….

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 […]