2nd August 2020 | Whole School

Beautiful Beach – Stay Safe

We are so lucky to live so close to the beach. Stokes Bay has been quite busy this week, especially on Friday which was the hottest day of the year! The beach is a wonderful place to be when we understand how to stay safe and and have fun without putting ourselves or others in danger. Just before the holidays, Mrs Fry shared the RNLI’s Be ...

27th July 2020 | Whole School

Welcome Baby Thurston

Welcome Poppy Ruth! Massive congratulations to Mr and Mrs Thurston on the safe arrival of their gorgeous daughter – born late last week weighing a super 9lb. Mummy and baby doing well and totally in love. Team Gomer are delighted that Poppy loves the bean bag she was gifted.     ...

22nd July 2020 | Whole School

Goodbye and Good Luck Mr Potter

On Monday, Team Gomer gave Mr Potter a super send-off to say thank you and we’ll miss – to wish him every happiness for his early retirement also. Mr Potter has served at Gomer for 18 years and in that time has thoroughly enjoyed teaching  hundreds of children, firmly established our musical endeavours, coached and managed the ...

20th July 2020 | Whole School

Gomer Virtual Summer Camp – live TODAY!

Aware that the summer holiday is a long time, especially following the past four months of much home learning, the Gomer Junior Virtual Summer Camp will provide you and your child with a variety of activities to keep you entertained, enable creative learning and help those who wish to to stay in touch with school. The activities have been ...

17th July 2020 | Whole School

Farewell Y6 – miss you already!

Today, we said goodbye and good luck to our fabulous children in Year 6. It was a day of many emotions and we thoroughly enjoyed the time with the children – amongst a few tears. The children attended in three Bubbles over the course of the day.  In their Bubbles, Year 6 had a wonderful time: watching their leavers’ assembly spe ...

17th July 2020 | Whole School

Fabulous Friday

Today is fabulous for many reasons, including: the weather is glorious. We would normally host end of year water play in the Gomer grounds, so please do find some time to play outside and get wet at home today. it is the end of the academic year and despite us not all being at school, we have redefined how we learn and operate as a communit ...

16th July 2020 | Whole School

Thinking Thursday – Roblox

Our final Thinking Thursday of the academic year, we are going to look at another game that we know is popular amongst our pupils; Roblox. Roblox is an interactive game with a huge social platform, and actually has an age rating of 13+. This itself suggests that there are potential hazards and dangers within the game for younger children ...

15th July 2020 | Whole School

Face to Face = Happy Faces

It was lovely to see so many of Year 3 on site yesterday and Year 4 on site today for their face to face Bubble meetings with their teacher. We have missed the children very much. We were aware that the children joined us with mixed emotions – excitement and nervousness. We have received some lovely feedback. It truly was lovely to ...

14th July 2020 | Whole School

eBook Library and Audiobooks Still Available

Since May, Gomer pupils have been able to borrow eBooks and Audiobooks from our exciting eBook library. The library catalogue is full of bestselling, popular fiction titles and will offer your children a 24/7, 365 library in addition to our well stocked print library in school (currently unavailable to the children due to school closures) ...

11th July 2020 | Whole School

Summer Holiday Ideas

Please see the document below, produced by HCC, which you may like to refer to for some summer holiday activity ideas. Please also be aware that the children’s Google Classroom will be populated with 2-3 activities per week. There will not be an opportunity to submit the work but anything your child would like to share with their pe ...