29th March 2019 | Whole School

Recyclable Plastic and Ocean Themed Fashion Show

Creative, colourful, considered Gomer. Wow – the response to our termly ‘creative home learning’ task was brilliant. The children designed and dressed in a variety of ocean themed outfits for our ‘recyclable plastic’ fashion show. Alongside this, the children have learnt about the different types of plastic, ...

28th March 2019 | Whole School

Netball and Football 'Away' Fixtures

Our netball and girls football team competed today, in the gorgeous weather at Lee-on-the-Solent Junior School. There was lots of superb play and the children represented Gomer superbly. They looked smart too! The football match and saw some great team playing but the Lee striking saw the game finish with a score of 2-0. The netball team ...

27th March 2019 | Whole School

Stamps Recycled at Gomer

We are collecting used stamps for the UK’s Air Ambulance Services. This is a charity which receive no government funding and rely entirely on charitable donations to continue flying and responding to life threatening medical emergencies. They can recycle our used postage stamps in to funds to help these vital services. All kinds of stamps ...

26th March 2019 | Whole School

Batteries Recycled at Gomer

Did you know that we throw away about 600 million batteries every year? Over 20, 000 tonnes of batteries end up in landfill sites – that’s as heavy as 4000 elephants. So, to help reduce this waste, we are collecting used batteries for DURACELL to recycle. By recycling them batteries will avoid landfill and be used to make usef ...

25th March 2019 | Whole School

£153.17 Raised For Cancer Research

Go Brownies! Go Gomer! With thanks to the community for supporting our group of Y3 and Y4 Brownies who baked all weekend to provide us with a superb cake sale today. Mr and Mrs Shaw and Mrs Lethbridge helped the children to provide a wonderful sale of delicious cakes and fruit skewers – the sale proved very popular! The cake team ha ...

24th March 2019 | Whole School

Big Pedal 2019

We are delighted to be participating in the Big Pedal 2019 which starts on Monday 25 March. Our children cycle or scoot to school all year round (hence the busy bicycle shelter) but the next fortnight is an opportunity to encourage even more of you to do so. The roads around school are very busy at peak times. Can we work together to redu ...

21st March 2019 | Whole School

Red Nose Day 2019 – £374.88

Great fun was had by all! Team Gomer really enjoyed the run, supported by students from St Vincent’s college and Bay House – it was lovely to have former Gomer pupils join us too. The children understood the meaning behind Red Nose Day. Together we raised £200 by selling red noses and gathered  £174.88 from donations on the day ...

16th March 2019 | Whole School

FROGJS Pre-loved Uniform Sale

FROGJS will be holding a pre-loved uniform sale during the Special Lady lunch on Monday 1 April. They are looking for clean, good quality donations to sell. All items will be sold for £1, with monies going to FROGJs. This year we are raising money for our outside areas including canopies. Many thanks for your continued support. If you hav ...

14th March 2019 | Whole School

Gomer Victorious

The Gomer football team has followed up their success in the league with a hard-fought win in the Gosport Schools’ Cup final. The team beat Elson Junior in a tense penalty shoot-out following a 2-2 draw in normal time. Goals from Will and Alex saw Gomer take a 2-0 lead but Elson fought back to draw level. Nerves jangled in the penalty sho ...

14th March 2019 | Whole School

The Day the Saxons Came

Year 5 were treated to a visit from the South Downs Meon Valley Sustainability Centre on Thursday of last week. The centre provided a special ‘Saxon Experience’ day where we engaged in a hands on up close look at Saxon life. It began with a show and tell of replica artefacts of the period which focused on the domestic history and the craft ...