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Record LAMDA results at Pownall!

27.10.2017 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

There are record LAMDA results at Pownall this year, with the pupils achieving better than ever before! 66% of entries were Distinction, 34% of which were Merit and 42% of all entries achieved 90 per cent or over, with 22% of all entries (16 children) achieving 95%+! Brilliant! Well done to everyone who took part! […]

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Palaeontology Fun

29.09.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

Form 2 had great fun searching for dinosaur bones this week. We used tools to carefully remove the bones from the sand and, in true palaeontologist style, we then matched them to the dinosaur to which they belonged!  

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European Day of Languages

22.09.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

This year, we focused on the languages spoken in our school and I would like to thank all the children, their parents and members of staff who agreed to be recorded. Children were amazed to hear so many different languages spoken at our school gate. Once again, the children looked great in all their different […]

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Nursery News!

22.09.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

The Nursery at Pownall Hall School are feeling a real sense of celebration this year, and rightly so! They have entered the new school year, already at full capacity.  It is wonderful to have so many new parents, excited to see their children welcomed into the stimulating and enabling environment by the enthusiastic and experienced […]

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Headmaster’s Just a Thought

22.09.2017 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

           ‘JUST A THOUGHT’…..              ‘You are braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.’ – Winnie The Pooh (A.A.Milne) What a wonderful week we have enjoyed at Pownall this week! The Languages Day was great fun on Tuesday.  You were engaged with the […]

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Form 3 Residential Trip!

25.05.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

Year 3 had a wonderful time at White Hall Outdoor Centre earlier this month. They worked well as a team and challenged themselves physically and mentally with fun activities such as stream scrambling, canoeing and high ropes/zip wire. They should all now be experts at making their beds so no doubt will volunteer their help […]

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Headmaster’s Just a Thought

25.05.2017 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by andy_admin

This week we have fallen. Under the weight of the grief that has shrouded us all we have staggered and we have fallen. But this is a proud, strong, rich in culture, courageous and wonderful city and its people, our community will rise again; we have already begun to. Our example of resilience and courage […]

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Form 4 Castleton Trip

19.05.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

Form 4 had an amazing few days at The Hollowford Centre in Castleton last week – the sun shone and we had so much fun! We challenged ourselves with some team-building activities, the climbing wall was a favourite, then learned how to shoot arrows on the archery course…we definitely have some budding Robin Hoods in […]

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Willow Works of Art!

19.05.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

Form 6 spent an amazing day working with Willow Artist, Juliette Hamilton. They collaborated in the creation of a fabulous lion for our school play ‘The Lion King’. The children enjoyed learning many new weaving techniques and used a variety of coloured willow. During the day, they also made individual dragonflies and some bird feeders.

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Year 5 and 6 Residential to Colwyn Bay

17.05.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

We have all only just recovered after a great time in Wales last week!  The whole group showed brilliant collaboration, communication and team work skills.  Building a den and swimming activities were rated ‘the best’!​

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