Millfield School

Millfield School

By the time you are reading this, we shall be quite a way into 2017- nevertheless, a ‘Happy New Year’ to you all! I sincerely hope it is a peaceful one for you. Have you noticed now, when you go into supermarkets or stationery shops, the shelves have plenty of colouring books, for both children and adults- ‘mindfulness’ books. There is no hiding from the fact that resources and funding allocated to mental health services…

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Millfield School

Millfield School

This is the first edition of Littleport Life this academic year, and since the last edition we have had the summer holidays and the lovely weather. That all now seems an age away and Christmas is on the horizon. At the end of September, our Year 6 children had a fantastic experience on their residential visit at PGL in Caythorpe, Lincolnshire. With 3 members of staff, they spent 2 nights away from home taking part…

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Millfield School Littleport

Millfield School Littleport

I should like to extend a very warm welcome to staff, children and parents who are new to Millfield; I hope very much that by the time you read this, the new members of our school community will feel very happy and settled. We are all enjoying our newly expanded building and loving the additional space it has given us. Just one week before the start of the new academic year, the builders left our…

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Millfield School ‘Learning for Life’

Millfield School ‘Learning for Life’

As Millfield School prepares for autumn we take a look at the School’s well produced website and choose a couple of items of importance to anyone wanting to know more about Millfield The School Ethos To have the skills to work alone and be part of a group; To give all the children the confidence to believe in themselves, so that they realise their full potential. To learn about, use and respect our local area,…

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Millfield School

Millfield School

I’m sure you’ll agree that last Christmas now seems an age away. However I would just like to mention our visit to St George’s Church. We went as a whole school for a lovely celebration of Christmas. The children sang songs, we had a few readings and poems and Reverend Howard joined us in a relaxed but really enjoyable celebration. The Church was sparkling with the trees that different members of the community had decorated…

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Busy Summer Term at Millfield School

Busy Summer Term at Millfield School

Well the summer term proved to be as busy as every other summer term – if not more so! There was so much happening to enrich the children’s experiences here at Millfield but I shall talk about just a few. Visits and trips play a really important part in children’s learning – not just to support the curriculum but also to develop children’s independence. This term our Y6 children had a 3 day residential visit…

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