Scoill Vallajeelt

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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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Thursday 21st December Carols at Kirk Braddan
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What a wonderful turn out to support the children as they performed their carol concert at Kirk Braddan on Thursday morning. The church was packed out! Each class sang their Christmas songs that narrated the story of the first Christmas. It certainly put everyone in the Christmas mood. Thank you to…

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Thursday 7th December 2018 School Christmas Fayre
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Thank you to the Friends of Scoill Vallajeelt who organised a superb Christmas Fayre after school. There were lots of fun stalls including favourites such as the Chocolate Tombola and also the craft stalls which featured items made by the pupils. There was a lovely atmosphere in the hall and everyo…

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Monday 4th December 2018 School Council visit the Town Hall
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The School Council went to Douglas Town Hall to meet Councillor Pitts and have a tour of the Chambers. They learned about what Douglas Borough Council does to help people and also the roles of councillors and the mayor. Afterwards they had some refreshments with Councillor Pitts. It was a very info…

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