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Colchester Castle

Both Year 1 and 2 enjoyed a carousel of activities at Colchester Castle to include a tour of the museum and castle roof!  The children investigated past lives of both the Romans and Normans and their behaviour during the day was impeccable!

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Eucharist Service

We held a school Eucharist (Holy Communion) service at St. Mary's the local Anglican Church. Parents were invited to come along. Children were very much involved in the service from some leading, others reading the Gospel Bible reading, the worship team said prayers,...

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Sports Day 2017

Sports Day this year was on our Bures School Field! The children, teachers, parents and grandparents all joined together in helping to make this such a special morning. There were sports activities, races, games, fun, refreshments and even a lolly at the end, kindly...

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Don’t forget your hats!

Summer is here and the weather is getting hot! We do recommend that your child has sun cream applied before they come to school, and they also have a school hat with them. These can be purchased from the school office for £5 each. The children are required to wear...

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Thank you Bures PSA

The Nursery children were over the moon today as they took delivery of their new trike and scooter. The new items which were funded by the Bures School PSA caused great excitement! The children took part in the building of these items learning about how to read...

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Well done Year 6

Our year 6 children have worked really hard this week on their SATs and had a well deserved treat this afternoon on the Bures School playing field! Mrs Bryant, a year 6 parent, organised the cakes for the children which were individually named, thank you so much and...

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Fun at Forest School

The Nursery class have had such a lovely morning at Daisy's Wood. The children explored the woods, drilled in wood looking for bugs, they played in the mud kitchen, had fun on the swing and in the hammock, they made clay faces to put on trees... what a fabulous time...

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Easter Chicks

In readiness for our Science week, the children have been watching the chicks hatch! It has been a wonderful experience and the hatchery will be in each classroom over the course of the next week. There are tadpoles in Nursery and the chicks are causing great...

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Red Nose Day at Bures School

The children thoroughly enjoyed taking part in Red Nose Day today! There were some world record breaking attempts.. the most socks on one foot in 30 seconds, the furthest distance to blow a pea and several others which involved eating sweets blindfolded and eating...

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Gymnastics Competition

Congratulations to the children who took part in the Gymnastics Competition. They won the Silver award at Ormiston Academy on Tuesday 14th March. 10 teams participated and it was very close and intense at the end! A fantastic achievement to be proud of, well done to...

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World Book Day

The children looked magnificent in their World Book Day costumes! There were fabulous characters from Cat in the Hat to Where's Wally! Thank you for all the effort you went to in getting your fabulous outfits! Year 1 enjoyed a reading activity which involved looking...

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