Author Archives: Neil Lewin

The Angel Award…

How fabulous that today, National Young Carers Action Day, St Thomas’ was awarded the Angel Award as a Young Carer friendly school. Claire Daniels (Home school Link Worker) and Annalise Baldock (Inclusion Team) have been working behind the scenes to develop our support and encouragement for all the young carers in our school community and […]

A Happy New Year!

Well, it’s not the New Year that we had hoped for  but at St Thomas’ we believe in the Power of yet… and so we’re hoping and praying for the promised end of the latest lockdown, a full roll out of the vaccines and a full return to school life. who would have thought, even […]

The latest from the Newsroom

04.11.2020 Reports by our Year 6 correspondents, Freya and Isabelle Weekly News! Remembrance Day All over the school students have been buying poppies for Remembrance Day. Year 5 have celebrated a prayer service about people who served and died in war. You could join Year 5 by following this link. Parliament Week This week it […]

Striking Stories!

Breaking news: The brand new St. Thomas’ Journalism Club will be bringing news to wherever you are. The club opened to years five and six today, with eleven exciting journalists ready to bring you the weekly top stories from around our School. There will be a brand new page on our school website promising: Film […]

Welcome back to the new normal!

We are so happy to be able to welcome every child back in to school this term and hope that everyone is as excited as we are! There is lots of information around the new procedures and guidance available here but if you have any questions or concerns at any point please do not hesitate […]

School closure

Dear all Our love and prayers are with everyone in our extended school community and beyond in this difficult time. We are keeping in touch and providing plenty of home school learning. We are also updating the website with various learning activities, wellbeing resources, worship ideas and much, much more. Please do keep checking in […]

Building our children’s mental health

It was so good to have a room full of parents for the latest in our series of parent workshops on helping our children in their mental health and in building resilience. The presentation and a useful handout of websites and further reading suggestions can be downloaded from the Parent Workshops page of the website

Happy New Year!

… and welcome back to school for the new term! Please do check out the curriculum newsletters and the learning at a glance pages for information and ideas for helping your child with their learning this term.

Singing the Messiah at The Royal Albert Hall

Congratulations to our choirs who performed at The Royal Albert Hall on Saturday in the national Youth Scratch Messiah. It was an amazing experience and opportunity and our 36 singers were brilliant! Led by Dr Mather and Mrs Carney, the children sang the soprano line in the performance as part of a massed youth choir […]

Chris Evans loves Charlotte’s song and our singing!

Congratulations to Charlotte in Year 5 for great lyric writing and a great idea – to enter Virgin Radio’s 12 Schools for Christmas competition. In a competition with schools from right around Britain, Charlotte’s song was selected by Chris Evans and his family to be in the final 12! Amazing! Unfortunately we didn’t get to […]