Welcome to Christ Church Primary School’s

website!

 

We are a 2 form entry Church of England Primary School, situated in Western Lichfield, Staffordshire.

Christ Church is a friendly and caring school where children are happy, motivated and eager to learn. Positive behaviour and respect for each other is embedded throughout our school community. Our school ethos is ‘Christ Church Cares.’

Being a Church of England School, we have strong links with our local Church, Christ Church.

We hope you enjoy looking around our site and that you can find all of the information you require. Should you wish to look around the school, then please contact the school office (details can be found above) and they will arrange a tour for you.

 

Take a look below at what we have been learning, inside and outside of school..!

(to see past events and pictures, please go to the gallery section under 'News and Events') 

Children's Questionnaires 2013/2014

All the children in the school have completed questionnaires, asking them their thoughts about Christ Church Primary School. Below are some of the results:

98% of children feel happy at school

99% of children feel safe at school

98% of children enjoy learning at Christ Church

97% of children feel that work challenges them and makes them think

When asked, some of the best things they mentioned about Christ Church Primary School were:

-Everyone is kind and friendly

-The teachers are lovely, kind and helpful

-Learning is fun

-Maths and Literacy lessons are interesting and make me think

-There are lots of great after school clubs

-We have lots of friends

-All children are treated fairly and equally

Hockey

On Saturday 5th April, seventeen children from year 6 competed in The Lichfield Schools Hockey Tournament. Both teams played brilliantly and demonstrated great team spirit. It was excellent to have so many parents and children showing their support for both teams. The ‘A Team’ was delighted with their 2nd position in the tournament, having lost just one game! Fantastic skills and goals came from both teams and all the children were a real asset to Christ Church. Well done to all those involved.

Tag Rugby

Last Thursday (3rd April), children from year 3 and 4 competed in a Tag Rugby Tournament at Burntwood Rugby Club. The team had lots of enthusiasm and put their all into each game! It was a great experience for all those involved and everyone played brilliantly

 

School Council Trip to "Make Some Noise!"

 

On Wednesday 26th March, the members of the School Council in Years 4, 5 and 6 had another School Council Network meeting. The meeting allowed children from different Primary Schools in Lichfield to get together and work on a music project with The Lichfield Festival.

All the different school council's are working on a project, in which they have to raise £150 (we are doing a talent show), so that a professional musician to come into school and deliver a music concert for the whole school in the summer term.

During the morning, they worked with a group call ‘Make Some Noise’ to develop their musical understanding.

Cross County

Last Wednesday, 12th February, 6 girls from Year 5 and 6 took part in the Licfield school cross country race at Whittington Primary. They all ran a brilliant race and should feel incredibly proud of themselves for running the 2 mile course. In particular, Freya Gregory did exceptionally well, coming in first place overall. Well done to all the girls involved.

 

The VLE and Sherston Planet  

Please view our link for an opportunity to see how we are using the School VLE (Virtual Learning Environment) and Sherston Planet in school.  During the next Parents' evening, you are invited to visit the ICT suite to see the products in action.  Our 'expert' children will be on hand demonstrating how to access them and more information will be made available at that time.  

VLE Presentation link

Netball – 4th March 2014

Boys and girls from years 5 and 6 took part in two netball matches against Fulfen Primary School. All the children played brilliantly and there were many fantastic passes and some tense moments as children were shooting. Sadly, Christ Church did not win on this occasion; however they did make us all very proud!
Well done to all those involved.

Scores:

Team A V Fulfen                          Team B V Fulfen

   0                 4                               2             7

Young Voices  - January 2014

On Thursday 16th January, 51 children from KS2 went to the LG arena to take part in the Young Voices concert. They all had an amazing time and performed brilliantly. Well done to everyone involved, you were a credit to the school.

Christ Church C of E (C) Primary School News

  • Non Uniform day
    This Friday, the children are allowed to come to school in their own clothes. The School Association have asked for a donation of £1.00 to do this please.
  • School Association Quiz - Friday 23rd May 2014
    The School Association will be holding a Quiz night on Friday 23rd May, at Darwin Hall. More information about how to obtain tickets and at what time it will be taking place, will be given to you after the Easter holidays.
  • The Chair of Governor - letter to parents
    On Friday 14th March, Mr Eadie wrote to parents informing them about Mrs Gaffiney's retirement at the end of the Summer term. If you have not had a copy of this letter, please go to the Governor page on the website, where you can download it.
  • School Association Notice Board
    There have now been some new adverts added to the School Association notice board (located inbetween the KS1 and KS2 entrances). Please take a look when you have a chance.
  • A reminder from the School association: The Notice Board
    The Notice board is avaliable to use, to sell children's second hand items. It is £1 for your advert to be displayed for 2 weeks. Rachel Tole (or Debbie Jenkins) will be by the board (at side of the school, between the KS1/2 entry doors)on Mondays 8:45am.
News Page »

Latest School Calendar Events

School starts for the Summer term28Apr2014

08:45 - 09:00 @ School

Welcome back.

Bank Holiday Monday05May2014

00:00 - 00:00

Have a lovely long weekend.

Clubs start for the Summer term06May2014

15:15 - 16:15 @ School

Please look at the letters coming out to see what clubs your child might like to attend.

Year 3 KS Inspire workshop08May2014

09:00 - 11:15 @ The School hall

Come and work with your child for the morning and be inspired!

Year 6 SATS week12May2014

09:00 - 16 May, 15:15 @ School

Please ensure that if your child is in year 6, they attend school all this week.

Calendars page(s): School Calendar >>

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Church news

 

March/April 2014

- Although the Church already have a brilliant choir, they are always looking for new members to join. if you are interested in joining, please click on this link for the flier.

 

- Every month in Church, there is a family worship, which everyone is welcome to attend. Click on this link for more information.

 

Forthcoming events:

- East Worship 'Palms of Praise' for children and their grown ups - Saturday 12th April 2014, 1.30pm - 4.30pm

- Summer Family Fun Fete: Saturday 12th July 2014 7pm.