Peel Clothworkers' School

'Enjoyable Learning for Life'

What we've been up to…

Welcome to our school blog. Check out the posts below to find out what we've been up to recently.

New House Names!
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For several years, there have been discussions around changing the House names. Until now they have been Drake, Hawke, Nelson and Raleigh, all names of English sailors and adventurers. We haven't been able to find exactly when the names were originally chosen, but with help from Jo Dalgleish, we kn…

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Year 1 - Map Work
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In Year 1's topic of Africa, we have bene looking at the world map and building the jigsaw together. Every time we do it, we get a bit faster!

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Burns Night
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Thank you very much to Mr Blair who came in yesterday to deliver assemblies on Burns Night! Burns Night is a Scottish celebration on the 25th January each year, celebrating the birthday of Scottish poet, Robert Burns (January 25th 1759 - 21st July 1796). Lots of the children opted to try Haggis and…

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School Closed Today - 17/01/23
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The Department of Education, Sport and Culture has announced that its schools and UCM will be closed today due to travel difficulties, safety issues and the ongoing forecast. A number of road closures are in place and many bus services aren't operating because of the conditions. This decision is no…

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Breakfast with Santa - KS2
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The Key Stage 2 children have all enjoyed their breakfast with Santa this morning! Thank you to the staff for organising and thank you to the Year 5 children who helped serve the breakfasts.

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Year 1 - Maths on the iMacs
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Year 1 have been using the computer suite during their maths learning. They have been looking at money, using digital resources allows immediate feedback for the children through gamification.

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Reception - Christmas Concert
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We are so proud of the Reception children for remembering their lines and singing beautifully for their grown ups during our two performances of our Christmas concert, Shine Star Shine.

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