Merry Christmas 2020

  Our children have had a wonderful build up to Christmas with lots of activities in class and within the school. Here is a brief video to share just some of the festivities! Parents have also received a link to the Christmas Carol Service, the Nativity Play and a Staff Christmas Poem.   Wishing everyone…

Friends of Hensingham Christmas Fundraising

Our lovely Friends of Hensingham fundraising committee held two special events this week; the first was a Christmas Hamper Raffle and the second was a Design a Hat Competition! Both events raised a combined total of over £400! So well done everyone who organised the events and of course the people who contributed through buying…

Whole School Writing Event

Our pupils took part in a Whole School Writing event which was inspired by a short animation called ‘Lily and the Snowman’. They worked together to plan their stories, build ideas and then created their own special retell completely independently to show off all of the skills they have learned this term … and the…

Mental Health & Library Updates

We provided parents with the latest newsletters this week to share updates for our library and reading for pleasure across the school as well as to celebrate the amazing Mental Health and Wellbeing activities we have been doing this term. Both are attached below for information.   Mental Health Newsletter Autumn 2Library Newsletter Autumn Term…

Christmas Hamper appeal

Our Mental Health Champions worked with Councillor, Alan Forster, to bring food and presents to our local community this week. They made up some fabulous Christmas Hampers for families and wrote messages of kindness and hope. Well down to everyone involved!

Festive Cook-along First!

This week some of our talented pupils and their families took part in the first ever Hensingham Primary School ‘Cook-along’! Working with our PhunkyFoods Ambassador Harriet, and via the Teams app, they learned how to bake Festive Orange Shortbread Cookies and have lots of fun in the process … even getting into the spirit of…

Raising Awareness for Anti-Bullying Week

Our pupils took part in lots of activities as part of this year’s Anti-Bullying Week theme of ‘United against Racism’. The school council delivered an amazing Assembly via Teams to help raise awareness of different bullying issues and to share ideas on how we can unite against bullying and work together to make the world,…