Friday 23rd March 2012 – Celebration Assembly
Mr Campbell started our Celebration Assembly this morning by thanking our many visitors for coming and bringing the beautiful sunshine with them.
Team Merits certificates were awarded to Cameron, James, Jennifer, Lydia, Natalie, Zachary, Ciara, Sam, Molly, Annabel, Bethany, Rosie, Lucy, Jayden and Zak (50). Megan, Richard, Sophia, Daniel, Nathan, Beth, and Sam (100), and Jack and Aaron (150).
Reading at Home certificates were presented to Chloe, Thomas and Jaisal (5 hours), Chloe, Brandon and Zahara (10 hours) and Daniel (50 hours). Miss Pearmain told the children how proud she was to take 25 children to the Cross Country competition this week. This tournament had in excess of 200 children taking part. Molly S proudly showed us her swimming certificate and rosette for swimming 50 metres in 38 seconds. Miss Pearmain read a letter in recognition of Molly’s achievement. Football – two teams took part in the Swanmore District football rally. Team A (Sam, Nathan, Natasha, Matthew, Luke, Joseph, Jamie, Jake and Jamie) came first and received a trophy that was first presented in our school in 1969! Team B was made up of Tim, Tommy, Penny, Matthew, Matthew, Jamie, Jake, Issy and David.
Music certificates were awarded to Ben and Morgan (drums), Bethany (guitar), Zak, Michael, Rose, Mia and Charlotte (keyboard) and Rose and Bella (trumpet). Worldclass Pupil of the Week certificate was presented by Abbie to Lucy. Great Plant Hunt Pupil of the Week was awarded to Jake.
Team Merit Results: 1st – Pumas (215), 2nd – Tigers (199), 3rd – Leopards (191) and 4th – Lions (189).
Bradley proudly showed us a bird box that he had made recently at Scouts. Mr Campbell showed us two paintings recently finished in school by Aimee, Jasmine, Oakley and Brandon. We are very grateful for Simi and Sandi helping the children with these paintings. They will soon be displayed around the school.
This week’s Value of the Week was participation. Our winners were Chloe (Redwood, cup winner), Aaron (Gingko), Saskia (Hawthorn), Liam (Maple), Alfie (Cedar), Marley (Jackalberry), Issy (Eucalptus) and Rose (Tamarind).