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What wonderful performances by our children! A big ‘Well done’ to all our nursery children in the performance of their Christmas songs. You were all amazing!  It takes a lot of courage to stand up on stage and perform in front of a big audience. Thank you to all our parents for your support and joining in with the singing […]
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  WOW! In support of our continuous charity fundraising ethos in school, the children of Minet Infant and Nursery school came in to school with spotty clothes, to support the ‘Children in Need’ charity. Pupils and staff all contributed money to support this fundraising event and all monies will go towards the Children in Need charity. We are extremely proud […]
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  Harvest Festival Celebration        Children in Reception and KS1 took part in a special Harvest assembly last week. As well as learning about the meaning of Harvest Festival, the children thoroughly enjoyed helping to act out the story of the Little Red Hen using puppets. Children learnt about the importance of helping their friends and working together […]
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A special welcome as we start our Autumn Term and we hope you all had an enjoyable summer. The children have all settled back wonderfully – especially those who are starting school here at Minet for the very first time! In Nursery we wish to welcome back our existing children and we can see that they are eager to return […]
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Farewell…. We are very sad to say goodbye to our wonderful year 2 children. They have made us proud as we have watched them grow and mature into the fabulous year group they are today. They performed a final, emotional farewell assembly on Tuesday and we will all remember their amazing rendition of ‘The Climb’. Thank you Year 2 for […]
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A visit to the Mayor of Hillingdon Our School Council spent an afternoon meeting our Hillingdon Borough Mayor and had an opportunity to see where our Mayor works and holds her council meetings. The children were very excited about going through the Mayor’s secret path, which only the Mayor uses. They also picked up some top tips on how to […]
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Going to the Zoo!     As part of our topic about the author Eric Carle, who wrote a lot of books about animals, Reception had the great opportunity of visiting London Zoo. We set off on our coaches to London and had a brilliant time walking around and spotting lots of different animals. There were many animals to see […]
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 and Virtual Reality            Key Stage One were all very excited on Friday when we had a special visit from Google. After a short training session the staff were able to lead the children on experiences related to the different topics we are studying. The children had the opportunity to wear virtual reality goggles from Google and be transported to […]
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   Recognition of Commitment We are very happy to announce we have achieved the first part of the Rights Respecting School Award from UNICEF; the recognition of commitment (ROC). We have shown how we plan to become Rights respecting and that children and adults are developing a whole school Rights Respecting approach. Our Rights Respecting Steering Group We have now […]
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 Windsor Castle As part of their learning for the ‘Who Lives in Windsor Castle?’ topic, the Year 1 children had an amazing opportunity to experience Windsor Castle first hand and what an experience it was! They were able to see Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House, the State Apartments, real shields and armour and the beautiful St George’s Chapel. Laerta from Lavender said, […]
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