On Friday 26th May 2017 our school cricket club went on a visit to Cumnor Cricket Club. We took part in different skills games such as diamond cricket and railway cricket. We also had the chance to practise our bowling … Continued
On Thursday 25th May three teams from Appleton School took part in the Mini Orange Tennis competition at Matthew Arnold. Everyone played really well in such hot conditions! Each team played a few matches in the initial rounds of the … Continued
On the 28th June Class 3 went on a trip to Chedworth Roman Villa to learn more about life during Roman times. We had a tour of the site, explored some real Roman artefacts and made some Roman style medicine.
Year 6 are taking part in the #30DaysWild challenge. On Tuesday we were lucky enough to be visited by former pupil Alex White, who writes his own nature blog, at a special for today’s challenge I gave the class some … Continued
We are delighted to announce that we, Appleton CE (A) Primary School, have achieved the Gold School Games Mark Award for the 2016/17 academic year. The School Games Mark is a Government led award scheme launched in 2012, facilitated … Continued
Well done to our Mini Red Tennis team who took part in the Matthew Arnold partnership competition on Monday. They showed good perseverance, focus and sportsmanship. It was great to see their confidence build as they played more matches. Overall … Continued
A big thank you to John and Louise from Skip2Bfit who led our skipping workshops today. They really inspired us (children and adults alike) to work on our personal best and to make progress in our skipping. We really enjoyed … Continued
We have been looking at some of the key events during the time of the Romans and worked together to create a timeline of the events. We thought carefully about BC and AD dates.
Thank you to Dan and Derek from Frilford Heath Golf Club who ran golf taster sessions with Years 3 and 4 this week. The children had great fun and enjoyed learning a new sport. We look forward to the after … Continued
Congratulations to the Year 4 and 5 girls football team who competed in the Koreen Davis Cup at Harwell School on Friday 28th April. They faced some very tough competition at the tournament and played brilliantly in each of their matches. … Continued