The Pointer School is a thriving co-educational school for boys and girls aged 3-11 with an outstanding reputation for delivering a traditional yet exciting education within a Christian framework. In October 2014 the Independent Schools Inspectorate found Pointers to be ‘Excellent’ in all areas.

Equations, symmetry and problem solving were all on the menu for four lucky Pointers pupils this week. The quartet was invited to take part in the annual National Young Mathematician Award. Ethan from Year 4, Malika from Year 5 and the Year 6 pupils: Stratos and Milly were those selected to represent the school. The prestigious tournament,  organised by Explore Learning, pits Primary Schools against each other in a series […]

The Pointer’s Fundraising Group (PFG) was created last year to help create a community for not only Pointer’s children but their parents as well.  The first PFG “parents only” event was the Winter Soiree on Friday 10 November. It was a great night that was enjoyed by all. The school hall was lit by fairy lights and candles and a string quartet provided music for the evening. A lovely selection of […]

This week Year 5 visited Kew Gardens as part of their Geography topic, ‘Rainforests’. They took part in an immersive experience, exploring the complex rainforest habitat, and examining a variety of rainforest plants located in one of Kew’s famous glasshouses! In this session the students worked scientifically by observing, taking measurements and asking questions about rainforest habitats and explored the relationship between the rainforest plants, animals and people. All-in-all it was […]

The Pointer School Year 4 netball team recently visited Blackheath Prep for a netball fixture. We played three games against three different Blackheath Prep teams: in the three games Pointers won 2-1, lost 4-0 and won 3-0 . This was an excellent experience to play against the different teams and the Pointers girls gave a very impressive performance, showing some great passing and moving.  We are sure the girls will take this […]

On the last day of the half term Year One invited their families to come and visit the dinosaur museum! The children were the tour guides and they explained all of the wonderful things that they had done in during Dinosaur topic.

Year 5/6 Football Our year 5/6 football team recently visited Blackheath Prep for two games. There was some excellent play from both teams in the first half and it was looking to be a very evenly matched games with both the A team and the B team finishing the first half 1-1. During the second half Blackheath Prep’s A team come out the stronger of the two teams and started to […]