Scoill Vallajeelt

"We are a learning community, working together to provide a safe, caring and supportive environment.
 Our learning journey will be creative, challenging and personalised...
 to be the best we can."

We pride ourselves on making sure our children feel safe and happy whilst placing enormous emphasis on excellent learning behaviours. Our staff believe that learning should be fun and so we plan lots of exciting events, trips and experiences to engage and motivate the children.

Y4 visit to Tynwald Thursday 14th June 2018
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Y4 went to the oldest, continuous parliament which is of course Tynwald in the Isle of Man. They had a fantastic tour from one of the guides and learned about how Acts are discussed and debated before they become law. The children could even enter the chamber itself and sit in the seats usually occ…

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The IOM Cut Films Award Monday 11th June 2018
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5 children from Y6 attended the IOM Cut Films Awards final at the Villa Marina on Monday 11th June. All the children in Y6 had attended a workshop that explored the dangers of smoking and their follow up task was to write and perform a film to discourage others from smoking. The 5 children's film "…

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Y6-End of a successful week in Wales
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Hello from Abernant Lake! Well, I can't believe that our week in the sun is over. We have had lots of highs and some challenging times but most of all lots of fun. The children have behaved IMPECCABLY: organised themselves, embraced the unknown and even PACKED their own suitcases!! We have conquere…

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Greetings from Y6!
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Hello from Abernant Lake! We are having a FABULOUS time and throughly enjoying all of our many activities. We have done rock climbing, abseiling, archery, zip wire and an extremely long hill walk this morning among other things. Our favourite to date is stand-up paddle board. All of our clothes hav…

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Y6 Residential Trip to Manor Adventure, Wales
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Y6 set off this morning on the boat to Liverpool. It is the beginning of their adventure to Wales!! There was a lot of children amongst the passengers on the Ben my Chree this morning and Scoill Vallajeelt were easy to see in their 2018 Leaver's Hoodies and school uniform. Mrs. Dixon, Mrs. Asbridge…

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Thursday 1st March 2018 World Book Day
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What a day! Really enjoyable to see the children coming to school dressed either as their favourite book character or favourite word. Families had put a lot of effort into the costumes and we had children coming as Where's Wally, Robin Hood, Cat in the Hat and also one character who had a pet stone…

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Tuesday 27th February 2018 Off by Heart Poetry Competition
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On Tuesday we held the Off by Heart Poetry competition as part of Book Week. The children had a choice of 3 poems to learn from their class and then the first round of heats were held within the class.The top 2 from each class then went through to the final which was held in the Red Hall. The compe…

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Tuesday 20th February Manx Hedgehog Conservation Society
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On Tuesday, the Manx Hedgehog Conservation Society came to school to lead and assembly and to do a workshop in Y4. The children found out about the habitats, diets and behaviours of the hedgehog and also how they can play a part in taking care of this inquisitive creature.

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Friday 22nd December 2018 Christmas Jumper Day
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There is no better way to finish the term than have a Christmas Jumper Day! Wear your wackiest woolly to get you into the Christmas mood! Congratulations to all the children who took part and also the staff who got into the spirit!

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