By working hard together, our small steps will build your path to the future. The Lord is my Shepherd...he guides me along the right paths" Psalm 23
Armistice Day

Armistice Day

The children held a special assembly outside today at 11am to mark the anniversary of the armistice of 1918.  They decorated the school with poppies of different colours and recited poems from Sassoon and Brooke.  The old bell was rung at 11am and the children observed a minute’s silence to pay our respects to all… Continue Reading

Village Show

Village Show

The children took part in the Litton Cheney Variety Performance (in aid of Dementia UK) at the weekend and delighted the audience with performances of songs from well-known shows from the West End.  They sang hits from Matilda, Bugsy Malone and Oliver!  A wonderful show and thank you to Patricia Gates for organising such a… Continue Reading

Woodchip delivery

Woodchip delivery

The children were delighted to see a huge delivery of woodchip arrive on the school field today – ready for the Discovery Area Working Day on Sunday – thank you to all involved! Mr Sitch Continue Reading

Assemblies

Assemblies

We have been fortunate to have good enough weather to hold some of our recent assemblies outside on the field and in our wildlife Discovery Area.  It has been lovely to sit, reflect, listen and pray in such a beautiful space and listen to the sounds of the Valley all around us.  We hope to… Continue Reading

Jubilee Celebrations

Jubilee Celebrations

A huge thank you from everyone at Thorner’s to all of those in the village who organised so much across the whole Jubilee week and weekend.  it really was a magical last day of school and I’m sure so much of it will live long in the memory of the children.  We started by attending… Continue Reading

Shrove Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday

Today we celebrated Shrove Tuesday through a special assembly, stories and pancake race.  The children held a relay race and competed in their houses and practised their flipping skills along the way! The children also discussed in assembly what they would be giving up for Lent and how, by doing so, this could remind us… Continue Reading

Church Service

Church Service

We started term with our traditional Christingle service last week at Church. All the children attended and it was also lovely to see our pre-school children attend. Thank you to the Captain of the Tower who led our older pupils in the bell ringing and also to Paul Cheater for playing the organ during our… Continue Reading

Messy Church Club

Messy Church Club

We are delighted to say that our Messy Church Club – “The Big Q” – is going from strength to strength with now nearly 30 children attending each week. At the club our Vicar, Jane Williams, our three Governors, John Vercoe (Chair), Helen Jones (Safeguarding) and Heather Goffee (Ethos) and Mrs Smith work with the… Continue Reading

2021 Candles on the Hill

2021 Candles on the Hill

The 2021 project was run jointly by ATTA and Friends of St Nicholas. It is always windy and cold on St Catherine’s Hill, but this year it was ARCTIC! The wind was so strong and icy that the lantern bags were folded over right away, but in spite of that we displayed a total of… Continue Reading

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