Race for Life 2019

Today we held our Race for Life event for the second year running, a huge thank you to Miss Tyzack for organising such as wonderful event and to our parents, children and staff who have made donations. The children have been busy running in their new classes and many of our children have ran with […]

A final Goodbye to Mrs Taylor

Today we said farewell to Mrs Taylor, our Artist in residence who has supported Rockingham children and staff over the past two years to develop skills and techniques across our curriculum. She has really enhanced the learning environment around school and I know the teaching staff will continue this wonderful legacy and high expectations for […]

Pie and Pea night!

Thank you so much to our wonderful parents who joined us for a game of bingo and a quiz to meet and greet our new teaching staff. It was a lovely atmosphere and we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did. I hope you agree that the enterprise children were incredible and did […]

P4C- Almost Anything

This afternoon we looked at a story called ‘Almost Anything’. The children discussed the character George who was low on confidence to try new things. The class discussed the story wonderfully and came up with these brilliant questions. Please follow and like us:

Rockingham Awards Celebration

Today we announced this years winners at our awards ceremony selected by their class teachers for children who had tried their best this year, developed excellence and shown resilience through out the year. All of our children are outstanding and work extremely hard and we are proud of everyone. Our Awards are for Boy of […]

RABA Gold – Anti Bullying Award

We are so proud to announce that Rockingham Junior and Infant School have achieved the RABA Gold for the work we have completed this year on Diversity and Anti Bullying. Thank you MrsFJ for all the work you have done in school this year and the support you have given us! We are so excited […]

Year 6 awards assembly

What a lovely morning celebrating our fabulous year 6 children and all their achievements. Lots of different awards were given out including for attendance, friendship, reading and our boys and girls of the year. Congratulations to all of our year 6 children! Please follow and like us:

Big String

Our Year 3 children have performed beautifully at the big string with their Ukulele we were all extremely proud of their enthusiasm and attitude to learning a new instrument. Congratulations. Please follow and like us:

Shireoaks Marina

The children had a fun packed day at Shireoaks Marina. They went pond dipping and learnt about a wide range of plants, insects and amphibians. Next they visited the Dawn Rose, a replica of a cuckoo boat and found out about how it was made. After break, the children learnt how to open and close the […]

Quorn cooking

Today we had a guest from Quorn to show us how to make meals using a meat substitute. We discussed what a healthy plate is and had a taste of the wonderful cooking. Please follow and like us:

Seaside Experience

Our children had the exciting opportunity to be involved in a seaside dinner day which came from Mrs Parry our Cook. The children and staff really enjoyed eating their lunch and are looking at more ways to explore new cuisines. Please follow and like us:

Picture This!

All children in school are creating art work for the Picture This Exhibition! The Exhibition will once again be a central part of the Rotherham Children’s Festival which is taking place at Magna.  We are delighted to let you know that the Exhibition will remain open, in the Red Hall at Magna from Wednesday 26th June […]

Presentation at its best!

Martin Harvey – Handwriting All staff across Rockingham have been working alongside Martin Harvey a consultant for Handwriting and Art to develop the children’s pride and love of writing. We have an agreed policy and scheme that we would like to share with parents, this will enable you to support your child at home. We […]

NEMESIS CO-Creation Lab 5

Today we held our 5th Co-creation lab with our community partners, thank you so much to – Our local Councillors, Wingfield Academy Early Help RMBC Our PCSOs NEMESIS Partners We are working towards a shared vision and goal in achieving a new SEMH provision for our children and parents with the project 525. Here we […]

Ann Foxley Johnson – Diversity

This week is Diversity week at Rockingham, we have been incredibly lucky to have Ann Foxley Johnson in school teaching the children about what it is like to be different and exploring stereotypes. The children and staff came dressed in clothing to show their personality or to represent a hobby/interest or tell others who they […]

Science

We took our learning outside to do some planting. We looked at what plants need to grow and used our investigation skills to plan an investigation. We chose to put our plants outside, in the cupboard, on the window sill and under a tree to see which one would grow the quickest. Which one do […]

Immersive Reading Environments

Today Mr Hanson and I went to explore the Immersive reading environments and read the class novels the children are exploring. Thank you to all the staff who are really developing a love of reading with their children. We couldn’t wait to get inside and share the story with the children. Well done everyone we […]