Welcome to Penny Bridge CE Academy From our Headteacher
I am very happy to introduce myself as the Headteacher of Penny Bridge CE Academy. We are a happy, well motivated and hard working staff who provide a fun, stimulating and nurturing environment in which every child can succeed and fulfil their potential.
I hope our website gives you an insight into our school but we believe the best way to find out all about us is to visit and see all the things we have to offer.
Ms Lynn Smolinski
- Growth Mindset
This week in school was the launch of the Growth Mindset learning scheme and a school assembly took place on Friday celebrating this. Each class have their own learning power characters and their displays are fantastic - take a look.
- New Style Praise Assembly
Today we trailed our new Growth Mindset Praise Assembly. Next week we are looking forward to our first full Praise Assmembley next week!!
- KS2 Roman Trip
We had a fantastic trip upto Vindolanda and the Army Musuem on Tuesday 14th April. Have a look the school pictures tab to see more pictures from the day.
- Games Club
To finish off this terms Board Games Club, took a GIANT step up and played some GIANT GAMES. GIANT kerplunk was a highlight!!
- World Book Day!
What a fantastic sight it was to see so many book characters in school today. Look at our school photographs page for many pics.
- Maths Champions
This week we took a different approach and selected children from a raffle to be in with a chance to become maths champion. What a great bunch :)
- Year 1 Healthy Sandwhich
Today year one have planned, designed and evaluated their own healthy sandwiches! It's safe to say they were very tasty!!!
- Bread News
Thank you to Ben Queen-Fryer for coming in to show the children how to make bread as part of curriculum week. We also looked at adding different toppings thinking about what we could grow in the school garden!
- Christingle donations
Thank you for your donations to the children's charity. Year five and six counted the money in a maths lesson. They had to estimate how much there was in total and then work as a team to find the answer!
A lovely Christingle was held on Wednesday in church for the school and local community. Thank you for attending and also the kind donations to the Children's Society
- Good Work Assembly 30th Jan 2015
Thank you to all the parents, family members and friends who came to join us for today's assembly. Lots of good work shared, certificates presented and stories told. Have a lovely weekend , From us all at Penny Bridge CE Academy
- Maths Champions 30th January
This week we were estimating the number of almonds in the cup. Why not take a guess here: http://www.estimation180.com/day-6.html Here are this weeks maths champions.
- Midwife Visit.
As part of our KS2 topic 'Being Human' we had a visit from Lynsey Crocker, Lorna's mum from class 3. Lynsey is a midwife at Furness General Hospital. We learnt about what an important job it is in our society.
- Maths Champions
This weeks Maths Champions have been announced. We hope they have a maths filled week promoting maths in their classes.
- Whole School Maths Challenge
Today's maths challenge had us finding out how long a toilet roll was.