Natural History Museum Trip

January 30, 2013

Reception, Year 3 and 4 had a fantastic time when they visited the Natural History Museum today as part of their topics on Earthquakes, Volcanoes and Science.  All the children behaved beautifully and learnt lots!  We were very proud of them. A huge thanks to Sally Davey for organising the trip and to the parents and Governors for their help on the day.



Y1 Visit from St Albans Toy Museum

January 29, 2013

Fiona Charlesworth from the St Albans Toy Museum visited Year 1 today as part of their topic on toys.

They had a really enjoyable time learning about and playing with some of the toys used by children in Victorian times.  Some of the children were given Victorian costumes to dress up in and they learned about the differences between the toys played with by the rich and poor.

PTA Meeting – Monday 28th January, 7.30pm

January 18, 2013

The next PTA meeting will be held on Monday 28th January at 7.30pm in the school’s staff room.

We will be discussing the events we are going to run over the coming months and in particular start planning an exciting Lego event.  All parents, carers and members of staff are welcomed. Please do come along; it is all very informal and we are always looking for new ideas!

PTA Book Sale – Wed 30th January, 3.30pm

January 18, 2013

The PTA will be holding a book sale in the school hall on Wednesday, 30th January from 3.30pm to raise money for the school.

If you have any books you’d like to donate to the sale please bring these in on Wednesday morning (30th Jan) and we’ll include them in the sale.


PTA on Facebook

January 18, 2013

Don’t forget that The Lea School Association now has its very own Facebook page!

Make sure you’re always up to date on school events by clicking ‘like’ on: LeaSchoolAssociation

Year 2 Storytelling Week

January 18, 2013

Year 2 enjoyed a wonderful storytelling week listening to myths, legends and fables in their ‘story cave’ set up in the school hall.

These were read to them by a number of visitors including Mrs Towers from the Library Service, Mr Harris, Mr Rennoldson and Mrs Swinson.  On Tuesday they also enjoyed dressing up as characters chosen from their favourite books!


New Baby!

January 18, 2013

Congratulations to Mrs Clark, our Year 1 teacher, who gave birth to a healthy baby girl on 15th January. Ava Clark, mum and dad are all well and happy!