This week, with the help of school governor Chris Wood, we launched a weather balloon from the playground. Cameras were attached to take photos at 24,000m above Earth to launch the children’s learning on a wide range of topics including space, the Earth and its atmosphere, and plants.
Congratulations yet again to the wonderful young artists at Yorkley who have won the Taurus Crafts Spring ‘Positive Postcard’ competition, earning the school another £100 to spend on new Art equipment! Our postcards outsold all of the others by a large margin; a special me
Our newly appointed Family Support worker starts with us on the 1st July. “I am very excited to embark upon my next adventure here at Yorkley School. I have worked within local schools and Early Years settings for over 14 years now and have gained a wide range of experience in differ
Mountain Biking – This year was our 2nd year of participating in this event and our children’s skills and confidence shone through. Our team, made up of 2 girls / 2 boys from year 5/6 were chosen as they take a keen and active part in Bike Clu
Congratulations to five of our children who each received a £5 book voucher for their entry into this years ‘Extreme Reading Challenge’. They have all used them already at this years Book Fair. Thank you to the parents who supported the Book F
Class 1 and Class 3 are over the moon with their new wet play games, purchased with money raised by the Spelling Bee. Since the photo was taken Class 4 and 5 have received theirs, with Class 2 just waiting for theirs to be delivered. With the weather we are currently getting, the game
Eyes to the Sky at Yorkley School! For their best science experience YET, Yorkley School will be launching a weather balloon to the edge of space. It will be watched by the whole school, the balloon will be launched on Wednesday 12th June between 10.30 and 11am [WEATHER PERMITTING]. C