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  Forest School is a long-term process of frequent and regular sessions in a woodland or natural environment, rather than a one-off visit. Planning, adaptation, observation and reviewing are integral elements of Forest School.’     Forest School Principle 1 We were delighted to receive accreditation from the Forest School Association for our provision here at Ellel. […]

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SPIRITUALITY DAY – God behind God beside God ahead

The whole school took time out of our usual timetable to spend time thinking about our past, our present and our future, how we can see God at work in all we do. We were joined by Craig and Adam all day and in the morning Sarah from NISCU spent time with KS1 and in the […]

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What an enjoyable and entertaining evening we had as children from Reception Class to Year 6 were brave enough to stand up in front of a hall full of people and perform! And what a variety of acts we had – from storytelling to dancing, from drumming to singing, from contortionist to comedy, from the flute […]

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Cultural awareness day!

Cultural dancing Yesterday in school we welcomed the lovely ‘Prags’ who taught a little of her cultural background and religion of Hinduism. Here are some of the symbols used in this religion.                   We were treated to a lesson of cultural dancing.  So we put on the […]

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Armistice Remembered

All the staff and children from school joined parents and residents from Hillcroft House to pay our respects to those who have lost their lives in the world wars. We particularly remembered the men from the village of Galgate whose names are written on the memorial. The Last Post was very movingly played by Jason Hillis from […]

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Newsletter 17th Jan 2014

Please click the link below to read the latest Newsletter HeadlineNews 17 jan14

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Welcome to our brand new blogsite

Welcome to our brand new blog site. As well as being able to keep up easily with the latest news from our school (add your email address to the subscription box on the right) you will be able to read children’s work, see what they are up to and much more. If you can, please […]

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