Special Mentions at Rockingham

Today’s final special mentions was one to remember. We said our goodbyes to Mrs Perratt, Ms Atkinson and Mrs Marlow who will all be greatly missed at Rockingham. We awarded 20 Easter Raffle prizes courtesy of Mrs Slack who did an excellent job of organising this this term. Thank you Mrs Slack. We also awarded […]

Beat the Street is here!

Mr Purshouse is busy allocating our Beat the Street Fobs, maps and Teacher Information. We just know our children are going to love getting involved in such a fabulous initiative. Thank you so much for allowing us to be part of this amazing opportunity. Mental Health, Wellbeing and fitness is at the heart of what […]

Easter Service

Our children beautifully told the story of Easter through the arts, drama and literacy. The children worked collaboratively together to celebrate Easter. Our youngest children talked about the joys of Spring and Growth. Thank you to all our parents who were able go join and to Reverend Lyn Wortley for sharing a beautiful video for […]

6H Census Day

This week we have been looking at the Census taking place this week. We looked at how helpful they are and what data they generate every ten years. The children then developed their own questions to investigate and carry out a census.  

6H P4C My Strong Mind

This week, 6H have carried out learning about growth mindsets and being positive. Today we held a Philosophy for Children session. The children developed their own question – How can you build a strong mind? – which they discussed brilliantly. We have posted the question on dojo so that parents can share with our discussion. […]

6H Tree Planting

This week, 6H had the opportunity to plant lots of trees donated by the Woodland Trust. The children had a great time out planting even though it was raining. Thank you to Mrs Tunks for helping us plant them correctly!  

Whole school tree planting, science week rocks.

This week has been tree planting week at Rockingham, all the children have been out planting trees near our pond area. The children have learnt so much from Mrs Tunks this week. Thank you for helping our children grow.

Special Mentions – Science Week edition!

Today we celebrated science week during special mentions, we have had some fabulous learning outcomes and our children have loved every second. A big thank you to Miss Darby for organising such a spectacular week with a range of online workshops.

Newletter 12th March 2021

Welcome back Rockingham, we are delighted to share with you this weeks Newsletter, please take the time to read about all the amazing learning that has been happening in school. Newsletter 12th March 2021


Today year 6 had a meeting with Rev Lyn Wortley to discuss our community calendar project. The children discussed with her our reasons for creating the calendar and how we have carried this out so far. We have agreed that next month the congregation at St Mary’s Church will develop the things to do in […]

6H Art Portholes

This week we have been looking at seascapes from a ship. For this we have looked at creating an image of the sea and a porthole for where it would be viewed from. The end results will be fabulous.

Special mentions

Today we focussed on our world book week as part of our special mentions assembly. This week we have made characters from vegetables, build dens and created story TShirts. The children have been phenomenal but a big special mentions goes to Mrs Buttree for her organisation and amazing ideas that has made it such a […]

Thank you Parents and Children

A huge thank you to all our parents, carers and children for putting together such a special video it means so much to each and everyone one of us. We can’t thank you enough and couldn’t have got through the year without you. Together we have achieved so much and I know that because of […]

Year 6 Tom Palmer Lesson

This morning, Year 6 had a wonderful lesson from the author Tom Palmer and the Anne Frank Trust. We learned all about how his life as an author, how he researches his stories and writes his book. It was fascinating lesson and we are looking forward to carrying out the follow up sentence learning. Thank […]