Guitar during Assembly

9th December 15

Last Thursday during our whole school assembly (at St. Paul’s Church) we were treated to one of our Year 2 children demonstrating all he has learned this term, on his guitar. His confidence and attention to detail were superb and we all enjoyed the performance. Well done! [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=””…


Park Hill’s First Ever Race for Life

1st June 15

Many of our families have been affected by cancer and we wanted to help raise funds for Cancer Research UK. In May one of our youngest students, Benny was diagnosed with Leukaemia and this brought together our entire school community to do what we could in support of Benny and our other families who were…


Story Telling for Babies – 5 Reasons Why

3rd February 15

This week is national storytelling week and now that I have a 5 year old who has learnt to read I finally understand what all the pre-reading stuff was about.  I now know why the health visitor told me to read to my baby.  At the time I thought she was nuts – I could…


Books Everywhere

18th June 14

“If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.” Albert Einstein. This Thursday will see the celebration of World Book Day when staff in schools and nurseries all over the country think of inventive ways in which to celebrate…


Educational tweets

15th January 14

The education network Last week this BBC News article cropped up on our twitter feed (@Parkhillschool1). Michael Wilshaw, the chief of Ofsted had spoken at the annual HMC conference where he told head teachers of Independent schools that they should sponsor academies rather than their current offering of “crumbs off your tables.”


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