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21 11, 2022

Multi Skills Festival

By |2022-11-21T19:48:41+00:00November 21st, 2022|Class 1, Class 2, Sport|Comments Off on Multi Skills Festival

This afternoon, nine children from Years 1 & 2 represented Willow Brook in a Multi Skills Festival at South Notts Academy. The children participated in six different stationed activities (Javelin, Speed Bounce, Throwing, Obstacle Course, Ladders and Bean Bag race). While it was not competitive, they had a great time challenging and improving their [...]

18 11, 2022

Once upon a Children in Need

By |2022-11-18T15:15:32+00:00November 18th, 2022|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Once upon a Children in Need

We have had a super day in Happy Valley celebrating Children in Need. Your children (as always) looked fabulous in their outfits! Whilst we know it takes time to plan, make and wear (or find on Amazon!) there's a real buzz about the day and we see how excited they are to take [...]

15 11, 2022

Children in Need

By |2022-11-15T09:41:51+00:00November 15th, 2022|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Children in Need

We are looking forward to Friday and working together to have a day full of fun. We can’t wait to see the characters who might arrive in Happy Valley, and hope that stories, games, prizes and an afternoon with one of the greatest fairy stories of all time, will enable us to raise lots [...]

14 11, 2022

Anti-Bullying Week and a school full of Odd Socks!

By |2022-11-14T19:34:36+00:00November 14th, 2022|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Anti-Bullying Week and a school full of Odd Socks!

There was something ODD at Willow Brook today... thankfully, it was just the socks! As we launch into a week where our thoughts turn to combatting bullying, this year's theme of Reach Out gave us lots of things to consider and rehearse during our assembly and our lessons. Years 5 and 6 even joined [...]

9 11, 2022

Dodgeball Festival

By |2022-11-09T17:28:33+00:00November 9th, 2022|Class 6, Sport|Comments Off on Dodgeball Festival

On Tuesday, 8 children from Year 6 attended a Dodgeball Festival at East Leake Academy. Not only did they show off their fantastic Dodgeball skills, but they also demonstrated lots of teamwork, sportsmanship and honesty. The children had a great time and received certificates for their efforts. Well done all!

1 11, 2022

Class 1 visit to Keyworth Library

By |2022-11-01T17:46:33+00:00November 1st, 2022|Class 1|Comments Off on Class 1 visit to Keyworth Library

Class 1 were very excited to go on our first outing of the year to Keyworth library! We were incredibly lucky with the weather and walked in blazing sunshine down the Fairway with lots of parents and grandparent helpers. On arriving, we had plenty of time to browse the bookshelves and choose ourselves a [...]

14 10, 2022

Running Club

By |2022-10-14T15:49:02+01:00October 14th, 2022|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Sport, Whole School|Comments Off on Running Club

Over the last 6 Thursday's, the Willow Brook running club have been very busy practicing and improving their running skills. Our attendances have been fantastic and consistent throughout. It has been a real pleasure to watch (and occasionally join in) the children running around the school grounds, continuing to grow and achieve their personal [...]

13 10, 2022

Autumn 1 Football Report

By |2022-10-13T16:04:47+01:00October 13th, 2022|Class 5, Class 6, Sport|Comments Off on Autumn 1 Football Report

It’s certainly been an action packed 6 weeks of football at Willow Brook. Two Saturday tournaments started our season off -  1 for the boys, 1 for girls and both proved challenging for the teams, but we took positives from them. On Tuesday 20th September the girls had an amazing time at a rearranged [...]

30 09, 2022

A Marvellous MacMillan Morning

By |2022-09-30T13:35:03+01:00September 30th, 2022|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on A Marvellous MacMillan Morning

It's always a pleasure to start a Friday in good company and surrounded by cake. This morning's MacMillan Coffee Breakfast was an absolute joy! The community's cake baking efforts were incredible and I am pleased and proud to be sending nearly £600 to a very worthy  charity. We awarded three medals just for fun [...]

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