Monthly Archives: October 2015

Parent Newsletter Autumn Half Term

This half term seems to have flown by, it only feels like yesterday we were welcoming the children into their new year groups.  Such a lot has taken place, from a new Children’s Charter related to behaviour through to visiting the Houses of Parliament, with Pudsey Bear, African Drumming and Parent workshops in between! Thank you

Read more

Visit to the Houses of Parliament

It was a special lifetime experience for 30 Nansen pupils and teachers as we participated in a visit to the Houses of Parliament.  Our mission was to discover where ‘British Values’ are promoted and ‘British Laws’ are made. During the visit we were fortunate to see a debate in the ‘House of Commons’ and we learned about

Read more

Young Writer of the Week

Every week we will be publishing the fantastic work of our very talented young writers. This week in Year 6, we have been working on WW2 and Ali has found inspiration from the classroom and wrote this amazing story at home. A Soldier’s Life My name is Trevor Watson. I have been plunged into a darkened

Read more

Letter to Parents from Bob Wiggins Chair of Board of Directors

Dear Parents, I consider it a privilege to have been asked to take the role of Chair of the Board of Directors of CORE Education Trust. Since August I have had many opportunities to engage with fellow Directors and school Governors of Nansen and Rockwood.  More recently I have been meeting with a number of

Read more

Parent meeting with Liam Byrne MP

On Monday 12th October, Liam Byre MP visited Nansen Primary School to meet with parents regarding a new project ‘Mums Talk’.  This project is to provide support to parents in the local area to help their children using the internet at home.  Many parents got involved and talked about how they are supporting their children

Read more