31st October 2016 | Whole School

Ever wondered what we do on INSET days?

We are a Beach School. http://gomerjuniorschool.co.uk/beach-school/ Today, Team Gomer spent the morning in Stokes Bay to plan and work through a variety of learning opportunities related to Beach Schools. The team: measured the mean depth of the tide conducted an experiment to show the densities of  salt and fresh water built shelters complete ...

30th October 2016 | Whole School

Sporting Code of Conduct

Gomer Junior School is proud of its sporting achievements and of the sporting opportunities it offers its pupils. The children are keen to participate in training and matches and love to show off their talents to parents and carers. School sport has always been very important in promoting and upholding a positive ethos which aims to foster ...

21st October 2016 | Whole School

Spooky Disco and Halloween Safety

On Friday 14 October we had our Spooky Disco (early due to Y5 being in Stubbingotn this week). The children looked great and with thanks to your support we raised just over £300 profit for the FROGJS funds. The children and staff had great fun. Thank you to the parent helpers.  They are currently fund raising to build an outdoor mini-gym ...

20th October 2016 | Whole School

Y6 SATs Support

Please see the attached parent/carer presentation shared at this SATs meeting tonight. With thanks to the Y6 for leading on this. [gview file=”https://gomer.gfmat.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2016/10/SATS-2016-Information-to-Parents.ppt”] ...

20th October 2016 | Whole School

Cross Country Championship

Wednesday 19 October saw 6 pupils from Year 6 take part in the Gosport Schools’ Cross Country Championship at Bridgemary School. We are very proud of how well the children represented the school. Tom, Callum and Michael represented the boys whilst Ruby, Lola and Evie ran for the girls. All runners excelled on a breezy but sunny afternoon i ...

18th October 2016 | Whole School

Cookery Club – blogged by Asda

With continued thanks to our Asda Community Champion, Rachel Webber, for running our Tuesday cookery club. Week by week, the children make some very tasty snacks. Today, the children made some cheese and bacon muffins which were a big hit! Rachel worked with the Gomer Growers last week, cooking what they have grown. We are delighted that ...

17th October 2016 | Whole School

Bounce DanceFit at Gomer

Today, Y3, Y4 and Y6 each enjoyed a 1.5 hour Bounce DanceFit session with Jonelle – our instructor for the day. This session was to compliment our already comprehensive PE curriculum. From the website http://www.bouncedancefit.com/ : ‘Bounce DanceFit is a choreographed Dance fitness class designed to make you fit while you enjoy ...

17th October 2016 | Whole School

Greetings From Stubbington

Following the heavy downpour of rain this morning, things were looking a little bleak for Y5 ahead of departing for Stubbington. However, the rain soon passed and spirits were not ‘dampened’. Y5 have had an exciting start to their residential, making good use of their gSTEM skills, through building dens. The children are settl ...

14th October 2016 | Whole School

Park and Stride – Norman Style

106 Gomer children, accessorised in homemade Norman clothes and battle artefacts, walked from Bayside Cabin to Gomer Junior today, accompanied by Roger of Montgomery. With the supporting adults we were just over 150 strong. We were delighted that our friend Basil could join us again. PCSO Burton and PC Rogers enjoyed the walk too. Roger t ...