Events

Visit of HRH Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall

Date: December 1, 2017 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

Students and staff from Mrs Gardner’s and Mr Harvey’s classes had the thrill of greeting Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall as they arrived in Stoke on Trent, at the start of a whistle stop tour of the Potteries. We were already in Hanley Museum, to watch the Mow Cop players, production of Snow White, when the show…

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Operation Christmas Child…The Shoebox Appeal

Date: December 1, 2017 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

Many thanks to all who donated so generously to our request to pack a simple shoebox, which may then travel halfway around the world, to a distressed child  in a war torn country or deprived situation. We collected 28 shoeboxes, which were the focus of our Assembly, where we prayed that they may be a small comfort to a…

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Christmas Dinner and Christmas Jumper Day

Date: November 29, 2017 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

Wednesday 13th December will be the day when we done our Christmas jumpers and Tee Shirts in aid of the Donna Louise Hospice in Trentham. Students will be collecting donations of at least £1,  which we will send to the Children’s Hospice, in memory of Chloe Cornwall, a much loved student of The Meadows, who…

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Children In Need …… Thank You.

Date: November 29, 2017 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

Students are thrilled to have raised the sum of £110 for Pudsey Bear, with the recent non uniform day and biscuit sale. Special thanks to all those who supported us. We are always grateful for the help which we receive in school, from others, and wish to pass on our good fortune by helping ‘Children…

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Silver Games Mark Award Achieved for the Meadows

Date: November 15, 2017 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

We are delighted to announce that we, The Meadows have achieved the School Games Mark Award for the 2016/17 academic year. The School Games Mark is a Government led award scheme launched in 2012, facilitated by the Youth Sport Trust to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition and sport across their…

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Remembrance Assembly 2017

Date: November 15, 2017 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

A special assembly was held on Friday 10th November to pay our respects and to honour those killed in 1914- 1918 War, 1939-1945 War and in more recent conflicts. Mrs Thomas spoke about members of her family who had served their country in the Armed Forces. Two minutes silence was held, and the significance of…

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Half Term Holiday

Date: November 10, 2017 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Uncategorized, Wright

Half term has arrived very quickly after a very busy few weeks. A group of 26 students and 6 staff have been visiting The Black Forest in Germany, near the French border. They have toured Strasbourg, with a river cruise to admire the famous sights, including the European Parliament Building. A highlight has been a trip…

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Raft Building Activity

Date: September 21, 2017 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

Class AT went to Tittesworth Reservior and worked in teams to build two rafts.  The raft building activity was linked to an English project, based on the book ‘Survive the Savage Sea’.  The students used the experience to help with the creative writing element of this project. Both teams raced each other across the reservoir….

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‘Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness’

Date: September 14, 2017 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

‘Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness’  John Keats Welcome to the Autumn Term, and the return to school for many of our students, while others are joining us afresh from a variety of  schools. The whole school community is looking forward to an interesting, and exciting year ahead, as we face new challenges, and build new…

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Happy Summer Holidays!

Date: July 19, 2017 Author: Rachel Gaulton Categories: Events, Wright

As the Summer Term draws to a close, I have been looking back over many of the highlights and events of both this term and the academic year. Time has gone so fast, and we have seen so many students achieve success, well beyond that which we might have expected. Some young people excelled at Outdoor…

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