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KS1 Library visit

Year 1 and 2 had a great time at West Swindon Library on Monday 8th October. The children enjoyed finding fiction and non-fiction books and choosing some to take back to school. Each day the children have a vote to decide which book should be read at the end of the day. What book will be the most popular today? They walked to the…
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House Cross Country – September 2018

Congratulations to Air house – winners of the 2018 house cross country competition…
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Staying Healthy at Millbrook

Netball & Football – This week it is our annual house netball and football competition, children in KS2 will take part in this highly competitive event on Friday 13th July. Year 3,4,5,& 6 Children should come to school in PE kit with T-shirts in house colours – last week all the children took part in workshops run by Swindon Town Football Club. Daily Jog…
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Getting to know…The Sound of Music

Performances will take place on- Tuesday 10th July at 1.30pm & 6pm Thursday 12th July at 6pm Tickets cost £2.50 each are are available to purchase on ParentPay

Balanceability in Bumblebees & Ladybirds

These excited children received their Balanceability certificates in assembly on Friday after completing their Balanceability lessons. On the last lesson of their course, their parents came into school to watch their children ride confidently around the sponsored assault course. Thank you to the proud parents for supporting Balanceability and raising over £250 for Miss Burrows to buy new pedal bikes for the children in…
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School Fete – Friday 29th June

Year 5/6 LACT Rounders Competition

On the 14th of June a group of 11 Year 5/6 students competed in the LACT rounders competition. Students played 3 games against each of the other LACT Schools. After a slow start to the competition losing the first game, the Millbrook team were resilient and bounced back to win the second game by half a rounder. Students worked well together demonstrating good communication, teamwork…
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Fortius PE Quadkids Athletics

On the 23rd of May, 8 students from Year 5/6 were selected to compete at the Fortius PE Year 5/6 Quadkids School Games at The County Ground Athletics Track in Swindon. The students competed in a 600 metre run, 75 metre sprint, a standing long jump and a vortex throw, with all of their attempts contributing to an overall team score. All students should…
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Outdoor Learning Project

On the last two days of Term 3, 8th and 9th February, a group of 9 Year 5 and 6 children worked together on an Outside Learning Project which saw them construct a larch planter. The children demonstrated fabulous teamwork skills, while developing new skills such as measuring, sawing, drilling and assembly, all with the aid of power tools! They were a credit to…
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Year 6 at the Houses of Parliament

100 years since women first got the vote…
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