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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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Alderley Edge Festival Success!

10.05.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

I am so proud of all that our pupils achieved at the Alderley Edge Festival.  So many participants and so many compliments about how our children performed and how very well behaved they were. The successes they have achieved are a testament to their hard work in preparation, determination to give of their very best and their ability to be resilient […]

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Fairy Gardens!

05.05.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

Children in Kindergarten and Reception have created some wonderful mini gardens for our outdoor classroom over the Easter holidays. We have been so impressed with the time and effort that the children have put in to creating such an array of enchanting mini gardens, to enhance our outdoor area!

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Gardening Club!

28.04.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

Form 3 gardeners have been busy planting potatoes this week. The children have worked hard to dig over the raised bed and prepare the soil for planting. We hope that the weather will be kind to us and that we will spend the next few weeks planting seedlings that will give us a good harvest.

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Superstar Golfer!

21.04.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

Congratulations to our very own superstar golfer who won this year’s Ralph Bullock Cup in a 3-day event at Styal Golf Club during the Easter break.  Well done; a fantastic achievement!

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Our Very Own Athlete of the Year for Cheshire!

21.04.2017 / 0 Comments / News / Posted by pownal_admin

Sharon Johnstone, Head of Sport at Pownall Hall School, has been awarded Cheshire Athlete of the Year 2016/17. Based on a series of running races of distances between 5k and marathon distance, Wilmslow Running Club presented Sharon with the award during the Easter holidays.  Events took place across the country to qualify and we are […]

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