28th February 2019 | Whole School

Pasty Day at Gomer

With plenty of opportunities for lovers of Cornish pasties everywhere to get involved, Cornish Pasty Week started on Sunday 24 February, culminating on Saturday 2 March. To mark pasty week Gomer Junior is serving pasties for lunch on Thursday 28 February. To help with the preparations Team Gomer sampled Dee’s pasties – the tea ...

27th February 2019 | Whole School

MOMO – what you need to know

This week there has been coverage on social media and the papers regarding a sinister character which is appearing online, popping up in adverts on YouTube, making its way into ‘age inappropriate’ games for junior children. The character is called MOMO and it is a pretty scary character. It tries to persuade children to self h ...

26th February 2019 | Whole School

A Season to Remember

The Premiership race is still on, but for Gomer our league season has come to an end. And what a season it has been! Our A team finished joint top of the Gosport league, going unbeaten all season, winning 9 games and drawing 3. Our B team also had a strong finish,  ending with 3 wins and 1 draw from its 7 games. The whole Gomer squad has ...

25th February 2019 | Whole School

Red Noses Available – £1.25

RED NOSE DAY will be supported by Gomer Junior on Friday 15 March. Children are invited to wear as much red as possible (red hair and faces are welcome too – just be ‘back to normal’ for the following week please). The purpose of Red Nose Day is to raise funds for Comic Relief and we would be delighted to send off a donation. You can do t ...

24th February 2019 | Whole School

Feeling Summery and Organised?

Summer uniform is welcome after the Easter holiday. However, stock can sell out swiftly. Some local supermarkets do already have their summer stock. Sainsburys also have the correct colour of summer outfits for girls – navy (dark blue). If you are planning on organising a summer dress, play-suit or blouse and matching skirt, PLEASE , ...

24th February 2019 | Whole School

FROGJS Film Friday – 1 March

Back by popular demand is our FROGJS Film Friday – 1 March 2019. The film Smallfoot has been chosen. Any child can attend the film and for a cost of £3.00 they will be well looked after and provided with some snacks and a drink. The children are to bring their £3.00 to school, in a NAMED ENVELOPE (please – the office can not k ...

24th February 2019 | Whole School

School Choir

The school choir meets every Thursday at 8.15am in the school hall. The children do sound delightful and are well led by Mr Paul Pilott – the Director of Music at St. Mary’s Church. We are delighted that the choir will be performing locally in June for the 75 Anniversary of D Day.  We are planning an Easter performance too. ...

24th February 2019 | Whole School

Mahashivaratri Role-play

On Wednesday 13 February, Y4 participated in an RE role play lesson, led by Mrs Mulhall (who, interestingly, is an RE specialist and spent taught in India). The children role played the aarti ritual. They were greeted by Mrs Carré and Mrs Mulhall who helped each child. To remind the children that they were role-playing, children were invi ...

24th February 2019 | Whole School

Y4 Mousehole Cat Finale

Y4 have been reading and exploring the story of the ‘Mousehole Cat’ set in the delightful Cornwall. ‘One very stormy winter, none of the fishermen of the village of  Mousehole  in  Cornwall  were able to leave the harbour for a long while and the village was near starvation.  Tom Bawcock  (only called ‘Tom’ in the b ...

11th February 2019 | Whole School

Macmillan Cake Sale – Tuesday 12 February

We are delighted to be hosting a cake sale, on Tuesday 12 February, in support of the charity Macmillan cancer support. The sale has been organised by some Bay House students. We are pleased to be able to raise needed funds for the important charity work of Macmillan and we are further pleased that we can support one of our GFM family sch ...