27th June 2020 | Whole School

Armed Forces Day 2020

Today is Armed Forces Day 2020.   Armed Forces Day is a chance to show your support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community: from currently serving troops to Service families, veterans and cadets.  https://www.armedforcesday.org.uk/   You can u se Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force websites to find out more about our Ar ...

18th June 2020 | Whole School

The Earth Needs Protecting

The children in our childcare provision, based at Brune Park, have continued activities around their World Environment Day learning that we all had in our Google Classrooms recently. Pictured below is a painting the children completed to show their appreciation of our wonderful world. It is displayed in Footlights. It was lovely to see th ...

17th June 2020 | Whole School

Well Being Wednesday

Our Well Being Wednesday inputs have been led by our lovely LAPS Team who care about the children very much. The children have been given prompts in a variety of mediums to help reflect on an array of feelings, thoughts and issue.  This week we are looking at kindness and the environment. What better way to get to know our environment and ...

16th June 2020 | Whole School

Phased Re-opening of the GFM Primary Phase Update

During this time of ‘school closure’ the GFM have remained open to the children of critical workers and those identified as vulnerable. From 1 June the Primary Phase of the GFM (Gomer and Rowner Junior School) cautiously re-opened to Year 6 pupils on the respective sites. The pastoral team across both sites have also been enab ...

15th June 2020 | Whole School

Marvellous Monday

Good morning Gomer. Another week, another assembly to follow to celebrate the children’s wonderfulness and for us to connect as a community. As normal, the assm,ebly will be live at 10.30 in the children;s Google Classroom. We will be introducing the Learning Power ‘self-aware’ and hearing about some of the additional an ...

14th June 2020 | Whole School

Carers Week – Gomer say thank you

The week ahead is Carers Week. Carers are people who help look after people. Carers can be a variety of ages. Carers Week happens one week, every year, to shine an awesome spotlight on some of the challenges carers face and to recognise the help that they give their families. What they do is very important. You may think that children can ...

12th June 2020 | Whole School

Fire Safety Friday

Have you had a fire drill since the school closed? Probably not as this is something we do not do at home. However, fire safety is always important no matter where we are. The Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) have shared some safety documents with us to help the school to help you and your family be ‘fire safe’ in your ...

12th June 2020 | Whole School


We are aware that you may be watching and listening to the news about the protests in support of the #BlackLivesMatter movement, both in the US and here in the UK. We are  aware that some of you will be having discussions with your families and friends about what is happening.  If you have missed this you might like to watch this newsroun ...

11th June 2020 | Whole School

Diabetes Awareness Week

Diabetes is something that one in 15 people live with but is sometimes difficult to understand. This website is working to raise awareness about the different types of diabetes and how they can be managed:  https://www.diabetes.org.uk/get_involved/diabetes-week We have people within our community living with diabetes and some have been shar ...

11th June 2020 | Whole School

Thinking Thursday – Disney

Welcome to our first Thinking Thursday. At Gomer, teaching children to stay safe online is a huge part of our Computing Curriculum. However, it is also the responsibility of us, as adults, to play our part in keeping our children safe online. Each Thursday, we will share with you a poster from National Online Safety, outlining top tips for keeping your children safe on various platforms.  This week, we are sharing 5 top tips about how to keep your children safe when using the streaming service, Disney +. By following these 5 simple steps, we can ensure our children are using Disney+ in a safer, more secure way.