29th November 2016 | Whole School

Spreading Joy – 141 Advent Calendars Donated

With thanks to those of you in our community who donated an Advent Calendar for Caring Hands who operate a local food bank. Yesterday, we were very proud to present 141 chocolate Advent Calendars to Pam from Caring Hands.  This beat our target and the amount collected last year. Caring Hands is a part of the local Family Church which has a ...

29th November 2016 | Whole School

Book Fair Success

Here is a big THANK YOU to our parents/carers and children for supporting our Book Fair  event – we took a total of £920.25. We earn 60% back – so, £552.15 in new books!  This will help our fabulous librarian Mrs Kidd to continue stocking our library. Our Junior Librarians were a great help and assisted Mrs Kidd with much need ...

28th November 2016 | Whole School

FREE Diving Taster Sessions

Active Nation are delighted to be able to offer you the opportunity to take part in a free half hour springboard/highboard diving lesson at the Quays. Please note: children can only access a free place by booking via school . Places can be booked directly with the Quays, but these would be subject to a £7.25 charge. Please contact us if you ...

27th November 2016 | Whole School

We Can Do It Awards

Today, Gomer Junior pupils from across the school represented us superbly at The News, We Can Do It Awards Ceremony. Unsure of who nominated us, our fabulous school was in the category for an ‘Environment Award’. Therefore, led by our Head Boy, it  seemed appropriate to be represented by several of our Gomer Growers and other ...

25th November 2016 | Whole School

Congratulations to Bay House

Congratulations to Bay House on their Progress 8 results – best in the county!  The new measure, scores the progress students make from the start of secondary school, as opposed to schools being rated on the percentage of students who achieve five A* to C GCSE grades. We were delighted to hear also this week how well former Gomer Jun ...

24th November 2016 | Whole School

Bike Club Fun

After a short break, Bike club commenced this week, complete with a surprise visit from Biket! Ray. The children were delighted with the glow goodies he provided. The children learnt about control and riding one handed today. It is fair to say that everyone was a little wobbly to start with but with a little practice all the children prog ...

23rd November 2016 | Whole School

Christmas Production – evening tickets selling fast

You will be aware that our pupils have been busy rehearsing for our Christmas production. This is an exciting musical version of the Nativity Story where all the children will participate, either as chorus members or as specific characters. The performances will take place as follows: Tuesday 6 December  13:45 and 18:00 –   Red and Blue House ...

22nd November 2016 | Whole School

FROGJS Christmas 'Container' Competition

FROGJS are running a competition this month to help support your Christmas Fayre. Please fill a container e.g. jar, bottle, cup, tin, mug with some items to be sold on stalls at the Christmas Fayre. One prize per year group will be awarded for the container that is presented in the most imaginative way. Please ensure you add a tag with yo ...

21st November 2016 | Whole School

It All 'STEMs' from The Girls

Having waited patiently, our Y6 STEM winners of the High School 2016 STEM Award were presented today with their group award and individual prizes. With thanks to the High School Southsea for organising the competition and for visiting us today. Additionally, our IT Company, Drift, provided all girls, who participated in the competition wit ...

18th November 2016 | Whole School

Pudsey Visit

Many children accessorised their uniform with Children In Need accessories today. Pudsey heard about this so popped in at lunchtime to see the children, accompanied by our Asda Community Champion. Enjoy the CIN television tonight and well done to those in our community who have raised funds.   ...