Building Update 15 – 20th July 2016

WHITEHALL PARK SCHOOL AGREES TEMPORARY NEW HOME We are delighted to announce to our parents and families that there is now a firm plan in place in terms of a solution to the current issues surrounding a site for our school in September.   After many discussions and the exceptional hard work of colleagues across Bellevue Place Education Trust, the Education …

Work Week 2016

From Monday 11th– Friday 15th July, children at WPS learnt about the world of work. We had volunteers from a range of different settings which gave children the opportunity to explore the skills and interests that they have and reflect on what they enjoy doing and what they want to do in future. We would like to thank everyone who …

Teddy Bear’s picnic 2016

A huge thank you to all of the new and existing families who came to the Teddy Bear’s picnic at Waterlow Park on the 2nd of July. It was lovely to see everybody and see so many people making new friends for September.

Willow Workshop

We have been lucky enough to have Tim the Willow Man come into school to work with all of the children in school to make some amazing willow masterpieces which will be showcased outside Jasmine class for now and eventually transferred into the new school entrance. We are so excited to share it with you once it is finished. The …

SJ’s Story Club

Sarah-Jane, who is Rufus’ Mum in Lavender Class has organised a very special task for the children of Whitehall Park School. She has been volunteering her time each week to support them in writing the middle and ending of a short story in SJ’s Story Club using fun story cubes and props to help shape their stories. These stories have …

Year 1 trip to the Emirates Stadium

As part of our Olympics topic, Year 1 were given a fantastic opportunity to visit Emirates stadium this morning. We were given an interesting tour of the ground and we also saw where the players congregate before a match. We have been learning about ancient and modern olympic stadiums so this trip gave us huge insight into modern day stadiums. This has …

WPS Summer Fete 2016

We all had an absolutely tremendous time at our second ever Friends of Whitehall Park School Summer Fete.   Although the sun didn’t shine, the weather held fair and this helped us all to have a truly amazing time!    It was wonderful to see so many smiley, happy faces as everyone enjoyed the various different activities, stalls and entertainment. The site …

Year 1 – Brazilian Carnival

Families, friends, children and teachers gathered yesterday afternoon to witness our first ever Whitehall Park Brazilian Carnival. The children in year 1 have been learning about Brazil and life in the rainforest surrounding the Amazon. They have learnt about traditions within the Brazilian culture and throughout the term they have prepared masks, drumming sequences and dances to showcase their learning. …

Year 1 trip to Paradise Wildlife Park

Year 1 enjoyed an exciting day visiting Paradise Wildlife Park in Broxbourne as part of their research into animals that live in and around the Amazon Rainforest in Brazil. They were excited to see white lions, zebras, tigers, meercats, bats, llamas, monkeys, birds and so much more! They learnt about different foods that the animals eat and how they move …

Reception class visits the Natural History Museum

For the finale of our ‘Dinosaur Invasion’ topic, we took the children to the Natural History Museum so that they could consolidate their fantastic learning throughout the half term. The children have really enjoyed learning facts about all the different dinosaurs, comparing them and presenting their findings in a range of different ways. The children particularly loved comparing the sizes …