Onchan School

"Learning is a journey, to be taken together, one step at a time."

Walk to School Week
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Next week will be our 'Walk to School Week' where we will be encouraging our children to walk to school and will participate in our annual whole school walk around Molly Quirks Glen. Today we had an assembly with our islands Active Travel Officer who spoke to us about being safe when travelling to…

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Our New Sustainable Development Goals for Autumn Term 1
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Our SDG SOLE questions for this half term are: SDG 12 - Why is there so much waste in the world? Could we have a world without waste? SDG 13 - What is climate action and why is it so important? How do we know the climate is changing? Why is the earth getting warmer? Find out below what each year gr…

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Millenium Football
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Year 5 and 6 girls and boys had a fantastic morning on Saturday at the Millennium Football Tournament. They all played amazingly and showed fantastic sportsmanship throughout the morning. Both teams played great and our team 'Onchan Blues' made it to the Semi Finals. Well done everyone involved!

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Island Netball Final 2021
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After qualifying for the Island Final, Onchan finished 4th overall, playing some incredible Netball! They won some very tough matches and only lost out by 1 or 2 goals on those they didn't. The level of play was of a very high level considering the team was made up of mainly new members and all had…

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Eastern Netball Festival 2021
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Onchan were able to put two teams forward for this year's Eastern Netball Festival at Bemahague on the 17th June. Both teams were made up of mainly new members, all of whom have had very little practise due to COVID disruptions. Despite this, both teams played incredibly well, with the Onchan Blues…

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Isle Listen's visit to 6W
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6W were incredibly lucky yesterday morning to have staff from Isle Listen visit and discuss with us the benefits of nature on our mental health. We then used clay to create a totem pole inspired by our favourite things in nature. It was a fantastic morning and everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves…

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Year 6 Cricket Workshop
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Year 6 have really enjoyed taking part in the Cricket Workshops over the past 2 weeks. IOM Cricket have been in to prepare the Year 6's for the tournament taking place next week. Good luck to those taking part!

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Mental Health Awareness Week
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Carlie from Isle Listen came into school this afternoon to collect the money that we raised with our Mental Health Awareness Week Dress Down Day. Thanks to all your kind donations and a donation from the OSA we were able to support the charity with £380! This will go such a long way to help them pr…

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4B Butterflies Summer Learning
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The 4B Butterflies have had a very busy few weeks back at school after Lockdown. We have really enjoyed learning about Music and Musicians in our Topic lessons, we're just staring to learn how to read music and how to use Garage Band, and we've also loved listening to some classical composers - Viv…

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