Hollingbourne Primary School
Hollingbourne | Maidstone | ME17 1UA

Events in 2018-2019

On November 11th 2018, we were asked to read the names of the soldiers of Hollingbourne who had lost their lives in the first world war.

On November 11th 2018, we were asked to read the names of the soldiers of Hollingbourne who had lost their lives in the first world war.

We read the names at the opening of the Avenue of Remembrance, where we had planted the trees as part of the P100 project.

We read the names at the opening of the Avenue of Remembrance, where we had planted the trees as part of the P100 project.

In the evening a beacon was lit at the Meadows site.

In the evening a beacon was lit at the Meadows site.

On  October 10th 2018 we celebrated Harvest

On October 10th 2018 we celebrated Harvest

Members of Year 6 read a prayer.

Members of Year 6 read a prayer.

We made Harvest  Boxes and took them to the church

We made Harvest Boxes and took them to the church

Cherry Class performed a song.

Cherry Class performed a song.

On October 5th 2018 the children went to the Culpeper Meadow to plant trees for the P100 project.

On October 5th 2018 the children went to the Culpeper Meadow to plant trees for the P100 project.

The project is creating an Avenue of Remembrance. 100 trees planted to mark 100 years since the end of WW1

The project is creating an Avenue of Remembrance. 100 trees planted to mark 100 years since the end of WW1

Remembering the past and planting for the future. Each child will be able to remember the tree they planted and watch it grow over the years to come.

Remembering the past and planting for the future. Each child will be able to remember the tree they planted and watch it grow over the years to come.

Events in 2017-2018

On 9th July 2018 we had our annual sports day.

On 9th July 2018 we had our annual sports day.

sports day medalists.

sports day medalists.

House Captain holding the Eyhorne sports day cup.

House Captain holding the Eyhorne sports day cup.

From July 4th-6th 2018 we went on our Key  Stage 1 residential to Lower Grange Farm!

From July 4th-6th 2018 we went on our Key Stage 1 residential to Lower Grange Farm!

On June 21st and 22nd 2018 the whole school took part in two 'Maths Days'!  The days were packed with number, shape, measure and problems to solve! We also linked maths to art and finished with an amazing art gallery on Friday afternoon.

On June 21st and 22nd 2018 the whole school took part in two 'Maths Days'! The days were packed with number, shape, measure and problems to solve! We also linked maths to art and finished with an amazing art gallery on Friday afternoon.

Which artist's work do you recognise?

Which artist's work do you recognise?

On June 20th we held the summer concert! Many children from across the school performed!

On June 20th we held the summer concert! Many children from across the school performed!

On June 9th the children performed their maypole dances at the village fete

On June 9th the children performed their maypole dances at the village fete

Key Stage 2 stayed away for their Residential at Broadstone Warren Camp- June 6th- 8th 2018

Key Stage 2 stayed away for their Residential at Broadstone Warren Camp- June 6th- 8th 2018

On June 6th, 7th,  and 8th our new fire pit was installed!

On June 6th, 7th, and 8th our new fire pit was installed!

May 1st 2018- Key Stage 2 children danced around the Maypole to mark the day!

May 1st 2018- Key Stage 2 children danced around the Maypole to mark the day!

The children danced some fantastic patterns!

The children danced some fantastic patterns!

The whole school went Egg Rolling on April 19th 2018

The whole school went Egg Rolling on April 19th 2018

Children in Key  Stage 1 paraded their Easter bonnets around school!

Children in Key Stage 1 paraded their Easter bonnets around school!

The children wished everyone they saw a Happy Easter!

The children wished everyone they saw a Happy Easter!

On March 19th 2018 Family Trust came to teach us about who Jesus was.

On March 19th 2018 Family Trust came to teach us about who Jesus was.

On March 28th 2018 we had an Easter egg hunt in the school grounds... Egg rolling was moved to next term because the weather was so bad!

On March 28th 2018 we had an Easter egg hunt in the school grounds... Egg rolling was moved to next term because the weather was so bad!

The children all decorated an egg scene... Here are our 2018 winners! Well  done to everyone who took part!

The children all decorated an egg scene... Here are our 2018 winners! Well done to everyone who took part!

On March 19th 2018 we celebrated Easter at the church.

On March 19th 2018 we celebrated Easter at the church.

World Book Day March 2018

World Book Day March 2018

Poetry winners March 2018

Poetry winners March 2018

World Book Day March 2018

World Book Day March 2018

World Book Day March 2018

World Book Day March 2018

On Thursday 22nd February 2018 Caterlink came to lead an  assembly on healthy eating!

On Thursday 22nd February 2018 Caterlink came to lead an assembly on healthy eating!

We learned about staying safe online on Internet Safety Day.

We learned about staying safe online on Internet Safety Day.

We shared our learning in assembly.

We shared our learning in assembly.

In early February the whole school had fire safety talks!

In early February the whole school had fire safety talks!

At the end of term 3 we went pancake racing. The event was organised by the village WI.

At the end of term 3 we went pancake racing. The event was organised by the village WI.

We took part in the Spelling Bee against other local schools.

We took part in the Spelling Bee against other local schools.

On the last day of term 2 we had a Christingle service.

On the last day of term 2 we had a Christingle service.

On January 18th 2018, the choir sang in Canterbury Cathedral.

On January 18th 2018, the choir sang in Canterbury Cathedral.

We had the Christmas hats competition!

We had the Christmas hats competition!

We decorated a gingerbread house...

We decorated a gingerbread house...

and of course we enjoyed Christmas lunch!

and of course we enjoyed Christmas lunch!

In  December 2017, Beech Class performed 'Gnome Alone'.

In December 2017, Beech Class performed 'Gnome Alone'.

Cherry Class performed 'Shine Star, Shine'.

Cherry Class performed 'Shine Star, Shine'.

We also had our winter concert!

We also had our winter concert!

On November 28th 2017 we had Crazy Hair Day to raise money for the villagers' tea party!

On November 28th 2017 we had Crazy Hair Day to raise money for the villagers' tea party!

The villagers' tea party was a great success. Organised and led by Oak Class.

The villagers' tea party was a great success. Organised and led by Oak Class.

On October 16th 2017 Jo and Paddy from the Dog's Trust came to  visit!

On October 16th 2017 Jo and Paddy from the Dog's Trust came to visit!

We marked Anti Bullying Week with 'Odd Socks Day'.

We marked Anti Bullying Week with 'Odd Socks Day'.

On November 27th 2017 we had workshops from the NSPCC to help us 'Speak Out and Stay Safe.'

On November 27th 2017 we had workshops from the NSPCC to help us 'Speak Out and Stay Safe.'