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Growing In Faith and Learning

'Growing in Faith and Learning' 'Life in all it's fullness' John 10:10

Welcome to St Leonard's CofE Primary School

I am delighted to welcome you to our website. I am proud to be the Headteacher at St. Leonard’s CofE Primary & Nursery School. We are located in the beautiful village of Wigginton and have a very strong community who are keen to support our school. Our strong Christian ethos underpins everything we do and everyone associated with our school is committed to helping our children ‘Grow in Faith and Learning’. Caroline Hall - Headteacher.

This week including Family worship

It has been a busy 2 weeks in school:



Robins have had a fabulous couple of weeks settling into their new class. They have been working hard to develop their phonics skills, listening carefully to different sounds or phonemes. The children have enjoyed counting and are developing their number recognition. This week has been really exciting as they have met their Buddies for the year. They are all really happy with their new Buddy and I am sure they will all have a fabulous year together. 



Topic - we walked around Wigginton and used our maps to find the different points of interest.

English - writing descriptions of our bog babies and their homes.

Maths - using part-whole models for partitioning.

Science - we started our Materials theme by labelling items around school and describing them.

RE - we made stick puppets for role play after hearing the parable of the Lost Son.



In Owls we have been learning to find 10, 100 and 1000 more or less than any given number. In English, we have written a diary entry as if we were Howard Carter. Our science topic this half term is all about electricity. We have looked at how electricity is generated and how we can use it safely. In topic, we have looked at a range of Egyptian artefacts.



Falcons have had a very busy and exciting couple of weeks. As their parents are aware, they have all started learning to play either the trombone or the cornet - I’m sure the children are loving it! They have also now been given a buddy and I’m sure they will all be excellent role models for their little ones. In our learning the children have worked really hard to make a children’s TV programme all about ‘Light’ which they will be presenting to Kingfishers.


Congratulations to everyone who has received a Headteacher's award this week:



Isabella - wonderful writing using her phonics.
Jessica - trying her best & doing the right thing.



Lilly H - fabulous work in science.
Lily T - her helpfulness & kindness.


Hattie - excellent work in maths.
Isla-Bella - always working hard in lessons.


Evie - being kind & caring to the new children.

Bethany - excellent work in English.


Congratulations to Kingfishers who won the Attendance award this week with 100% attendance.