Y1 children had the chance to practice their sports day skills before the big day!
In June children from Year 3 & 4 were invited to attend a Change for Life day at Hartpury College where they took part in a diverse range of activities from football zorbing to zumba!
We are delighted to share some photos from our wonderful showcase of music at BCPA - what a talented bunch of children we have here!
Y3 children have been learning how to sew in order to make creatures to decorate the gardens around school.
Y3 children have been planting out the clay pots in the Sensory Garden.
Y3 have been busy planting out the Quiet Area
The Y3 children have been planting potatoes, peas, mangetout and herbs in the garden
All of the children from Y5 from each GLA school spent a day at Kingsholm Rugby Club as part of our Aspirations Day. They had a fabulous day and learnt a lot from many local business people.
A further selection of photos from the 2018 York trip.
A small selection of photos - they are all having a lovely time enjoying the sights of York.
The children in Y5 have been learning about fractions this term.
3K enjoyed World Book Day 2018
3BG have been learning about bridges in America. Using their knowledge, they worked together in teams to create their own bridge which had to take the weight of a box of cubes. With limited resources to use every team managed to design a bridge that held didn't collapse!
3BG have been working as a team to play the game Leap Frog
Y1 children spent some time in Forest School in the sunshine
Y5 children have been enjoying time in Forest School
Y5 have been learning about the pulse of songs and then accompanying Living on a Prayer by Jon Bonjovi using tuned instruments
The children in Reception have been making clay lamps to celebrate Diwali
1P have been reading the story of the Little Red Hen and then having fun acting it out.
Y5 had a lovely time learning how to play kinball.
Y5 have been enjoying their weekly robotics sessions.
We had a wonderful day raising money for Children in Need - thanks to your generosity we raised Ł1,121.15 for this worthwhile cause.
Y1/2 Jacappella group playing simple tunes on the glockenspiels and xylophones, using hand signs to sing at pitch and conduct the group using traffic lights for the play/stop game.
Chess Club is a really popular lunchtime club at BCPA!
The children have been learning about the value of leaf mould in the garden and they have gathered leaves to make their own.
The children have been drawing fruit and vegetables to make a gardening display board.
The children have been busy planting flowers in the Rainbow and Hungry Caterpillar Gardens
Y3 have been taking cuttings to grow on to make new plants
The children have been building dens, finding insects and climbing trees in Forest School
Y4 have been learning all about India
Some KS2 children visited the Tour of Britain celebrations in Cheltenham with Mr Moss and Mr Holdaway. They competed against other local schools getting the fastest time of the day.
Y3 have been learning about how plants grow and have created a Magical bean collage.
The children enjoyed working with Mrs Parkes to make the Magic Bean Garden
The Y3 children have been working with a local potter to design and make some giant clay pots for the sensory garden. Each pot is decorated with clay minibeasts made by the children.
Using willow withies we have made a wonderful Viking longship for our Forest School area.
3OP have been finding out about the importance of bees in the garden.
The Y3 children have been learning to take cuttings
Y3 children have been planting a variety of sunflower seeds.
4J have spent some time studying and sketching a selection of animal skulls and teeth that were on loan to us from The Wilson Museum in Cheltenham. It was a very interesting afternoon.
The children from both Key Stages took part in a whole day skipping workshop.
The children have been planting multi-coloured tulips and pansies in our Rainbow Garden
The children have been busy planting a selection of vegetables in our gardens.
The children have been busy planting in all of our gardens around the school.
We have been enhancing the quiet area this term.
Once designed and made, the signs needed to be placed in the school gardens
We have been photographing the summer bedding before it fades as winter arrives.
Year 6's trip to Manor Adventure 2017
Year 6's visit to Manor Adventure 2017
Year 6 trip to Manor adventure
Year 6's trip to Manor adventure 2017
Year 6 's trip to Manor Adventure
We have been recycling milk bottles to create colourful 'watering cans' to use in our gardens.
The children have been designing seed packets for all of the vegetable and flower seeds that were collected last year.
We have been having fun at Cleeve School playing kinball
The children have been learning to take cuttings and sow Sweet Peas.
A lot of fun (and learning) has been had planting out hanging baskets and welly boot planters.
Garden Club have been busy making butterfly-friendly plant signs, planting in the pollinator border and also planting up wellies.
We have been learning all about the importance of bees in the garden.
The children in Y3 have been investigating fruit and vegetables up close!
Here we have photos of the flowers and vegetables in the quiet area, Reception garden, pollinator borders, sensory Garden and Hungry Caterpillar garden and also Y3 eating home-grown strawberries for lunch.
We had a lot of fun making our signs....
Y3 continue to take good care of our school gardens.
Our cricketers ahve enjoyed some time playing at Woodmancote
Some of our children took part in Quadkids sporting activities
Some of our Y5 children took part in the Bloodhound regional finals......
Class 3OP have been making new plant signs for our gardens.
The children had a great time at their recent hockey tournament.
We enjoyed another successful Art & Curriculum evening where every child had the opportunity to display a piece of their artwork in school and parents visited classrooms and took part in a variety of activities.
BCPA were 4th overall in the tournament - certificates and autographs presented by Cheltenham Town FC captain Aaron Downes.
Some of our sporting superstars enjoyed a variety of sporting activities at Cleeve sports hall.
On Saturday 19th November 12 of our Y4/5 children were lucky enough to spend the day at Gloucester Rugby Club. They had a tour, played in a mini tournament and made a guard of honour for the Gloucester players as they ran onto the pitch to play Wasps. An amazing day all round.
A selection of photos of our B team playing football against Grangefield School
We are very proud of our cross country stars
We have already been getting busy in the school gardens this Autumn.
A representative from Cheltenham Town FC bought the National League trophy into school to show to the children in assembly.
The whole school took part in a sponsored run for charity as part of Healthy Living Week.
Well done to all of our pupils who took part in the County Rugby finals at Hartbury.
We were delighted to have a visit from Cheltenham celebrity Ronaldog!
Some of our pupils who have represented the school in football matches were invited to form a guard of honour at a recent Cheltenham Town FC match.
Year 5 & 6 children taking part in a Cross Country tournament
Images of some of the beautiful buildings in our village