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KS2 cross-country success!

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This afternoon saw 15 children from KS2 representing the school in a cross country event organised at Thomas Keble school (resplendent in our brand new PE training tops and t-shirts!) It was brilliant to see how well the team supported and encouraged one another throughout the entire event. A special mention must be give to […]

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Forest Green football game

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On Saturday 16th March a group of children, parents, family members and friends from Eastcombe School, visited Forest Green to watch them play against Carlisle. The weather was windy and chilly, but those that attended enjoyed themselves and watched a close fought game finish 1-1.

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*NEW* school sports kit is here!

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Last week we took delivery of our new sports kit, which has been paid for using our Sports Premium money and has been supplied to us by Bateman Sports in Stroud. The new kit includes a training top, t-shirt, shorts and socks. Children will wear this kit whenever they represent Eastcombe School at sports events […]

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Exploring the village

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As part of our current Eastcombe Explorers topic in Hedgehog class we are getting to know our way around the village, taking note of places of interest, as well as taking time to sketch the beautiful scenery that surrounds us.

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Gymnastics at TK – the grand finale

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Since the start of the Spring Term, Hedgehog class have attended five gymnastics sessions at Thomas Keble secondary school. During this time, under the guidance of the Head of PE Mr. Price, they have learnt various gymnastics skills including a wide range of: rolls jumps balances In the last session today the children performed their […]

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Hedgehog class trip to FGR

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On a wet and windy Tuesday, we visited local football club Forest Green to experience their Fit2Last Day. The full day of activities included: A welcome to FGR – their story so far Information on a vegan diet, healthy eating and making matchday food A multi-skills practical session A sustainability session A talk on wind and […]