March2016

Sainsburys Active Kids Vouchers

Date: March 23, 2016 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

Just a reminder that we are still collecting the Sainsburys Active Kids vouchers. Please remember us when doing your shopping over the Easter holidays and send any saved vouchers into school with your child when we return in the Summer Term.  Thank you!

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Easter Bunny visit!

Date: March 23, 2016 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

We have received a very special visit this week from the Easter Bunny with a generous gift of chocolate Easter Eggs for all our students.  These came with help from Kate and Natalie at the Coop Insurance in Manchester – this is a continuation of a former connection with employees of Britannia Building Society, Leek. …

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Sport Relief Fundraising

Date: March 23, 2016 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

We raised a fantastic £174.41 in school for Sport Relief last Friday.  Thank you everyone for the contributions.

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Sport Relief – Friday 18th March

Date: March 17, 2016 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

This Friday is Sports Relief Day and students are able to come into school dressed in sports wear for a £1 donation. We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible supporting this good cause!

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British Science Week

Date: March 17, 2016 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Uncategorized, Wright

This week has been British Science Week so the students at The Meadows have had lots of opportunities to take part in practical experiments.  They have learned about catalysts, chemical reactions and density amongst other things.  They have also been reminded of the need to work carefully and observe closely what is going on when…

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Ford Green Hall visit

Date: March 17, 2016 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

On Monday 14th March, Class 8 visited Ford Green Hall in Smallthorne.  It is the oldest Tudor building in Stoke on Trent.  The students were studying the difference between the lifestyles of rich and poor people in medieval England.  The day began with a tour of the hall and then there was an opportunity to…

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Guide dogs for the blind visit

Date: March 17, 2016 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

On Monday 14th March, Class 11 had a visit from Eddie, a black Labrador guide dog, who was accompanied by his owner Tony. Please see ‘Newsletters’ for an article and photo.

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World Book Day

Date: March 8, 2016 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

To celebrate World Book Day classes 7 & 8 visited bookshops in Leek.  With the help of vouchers provided and a small extra amount of money, students were able to choose a book of their own interest to take home.  Class 6 had a visit to WH Smiths in Hanley and received a generous donation…

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Sports Tournaments

Date: March 4, 2016 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

The last two Wednesday’s have seen a group of students travelling to Fenton Manor to take part in an Indoor Cricket Tournament and an Indoor Football Tournament.  Please see the Information – Newsletters Page to see how they got on!

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‘Lions Club’ Beachparty at Waterworld

Date: March 3, 2016 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

Making A Splash! Over 20 lucky students and some very fortunate staff were invited to an indoor ‘Beach Party’ at Waterworld, Festival Park on Tuesday 1st March.  This has become an annual event which is eagerly anticipated.  We are indebted to our local Lions Club who organise and sponsor this special day every year.  The…

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