31st May 2019 | Whole School

Pirates of the Curry Bean

The Drama Club treated the whole school and our community to 5 superb performances of Pirates of the Curry Bean. The children have been using their time (18 hours of club time to be exact) after school to practice lines, develop stage craft, learn songs, dances and how to entertain an audience; which they did so superbly. The many jokes s ...

23rd May 2019 | Whole School

Book Fair Success – £125 raised for school library

With thanks to you all for supporting or summer term book fair. Due to your purchases, we took £504 which allows us to spend  £125 on books for the school library – some pictured below. The event was well attended and our children were delighted with their purchases. With thanks to the library team for making this event possible and ...

22nd May 2019 | Whole School

Gorgeous Gomer Scarecrows

We love to make a scarecrow at Gomer and do so to celebrate the start of the summer and all things wonderful about the Gomer grounds. Have you seen our full range of scarecrows yet? They are dotted around the school to represent some of the many different elements of Gomer Junior. Here is what you are looking for: ...

22nd May 2019 | Whole School

Walk to School With Basil Bird

Basil walked 38 children into school yesterday. The sun was shining and everyone thoroughly enjoyed walking together. He’ll be at the Bayside Cabin again today and will depart for school at 8.30am. He’d love to see at least 50 of you there. #walktoschoolweek2019 ...

21st May 2019 | Whole School

Blooming Marvellous

The Gomer Growers , helped by children around the school felt very proud sharing our school grounds with the Gosport in Bloom judges today. We have entered all categories: Edible Garden Sensory Garden Wildlife Garden Use of the outdoors in the curriculum The judges were impressed with how well-kept our grounds are, how areas have matured beauti ...

21st May 2019 | Whole School

Gomer Rocks – how many will you find?

Gomer Rocks (in many ways…!) have been decorated and hidden for you to find on your walk into school today. Please return them to Mrs Bottriell so that you can receive points and for the school to re-hide again for you. How many will you find? Polite reminder: Basil will be walking you to school today too. He is leaving the Bayside ...

20th May 2019 | Whole School

Tree Surgery Demonstration

Steve from Stubbington Tree Care and his team kindly offered to demonstrate the art of tree surgery as part of our Grounds Force Day 2019. Ropes were carefully thrown into the tree and connected to the climbers, who both wore harnesses and helmets. It didn’t take them long to climb high! The children loved the demonstration and it has cer ...

20th May 2019 | Whole School

Basil Walked to School Today – did you?

Basil the Bird and team Gomer walked to school today. Basil got a little lost and didn’t arrive at  the Bayside Cabin until 8.32 – sorry. He will be there again tomorrow with the aim of leaving at 8.30am sharp. Hope to see you there. ...

16th May 2019 | Whole School

Final Y6 Breakfast Gathering of the Week

It has been great to host Y6 for breakfast everyday this week ahead of their daily tests. Y6 have been in great spirits everyday and applied them well to the  tests – we’re proud of you Y6! Our final breakfast gathering saw the children tuck into bacon and sausage sandwiches. In fact, the children have had healthy appetites al ...

14th May 2019 | Whole School

Netball Triumph

Following their first defeat of the season last week, our netball team regained their step to secure a 14-0 win whilst playing away at Alverstoke Junior School (who, until today, have been undefeated this season). The practise of the players enabled sound triangle work and brilliant interceptions. They played consistently well during the ...