Onchan School

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

Year 2/3 Tag Rugby Festival
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This morning, 11 children (who have been attending Andy's Tag Rugby Club) went to the NSC to represent Onchan School in the annual Tag Rugby Festival. Onchan Warriors and Onchan Chiefs played extremely well, putting into practice the skills that they have learnt. As always, our children's behaviour…

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Year Six Diva Lamps
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This half term, we have been learning about the different ways people can express their faith. We have looked at religious dances, music and art. This week to celebrate the festival of Diwali, we created Diva lamps out of clay. The children had the choice of whether they created a pinch pot or a co…

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Onchan School Book Fair
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Our recent book-fair was a HUGE success. Because of your overwhelming support, we will receive hundreds of pounds worth of new reading books, which will go directly into class libraries for all of our children to enjoy. The Book Fair winners have been announced - each receiving a new book of their…

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Foundation Stage go wild!
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The Lions, the Elephants and the Penguins had a fantastic time at the Wildlife Park today! All three classes were really lucky to visit Liz in the School Room. Here we got to see some amazing things including a crocodile skin, a snake skin, an elephant tusk, an elephant tooth and a Sitatunga skull!…

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Cushion making!
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2B would like to say a huge THANK YOU to OSA for funding our tie-dye cushions! We have spent a few weeks tie dying, cutting, stitching, stuffing our cushions in the covers and closing the cushions with a final running stitch. We are really pleased with the final product and think our hard work has…

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School Council trip to Douglas Town Hall
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School Council recently visited Douglas Town Hall where they were welcomed by the Worshipful the Mayor of Douglas, Councillor Miss Debbie Pitts, J.P. The children were welcomed into the Mayors' Parlour and had the opportunity to ask questions and learn more about the role of the Mayor. They also ha…

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Millennium Football Tournament 2017
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A massive well done to all the boys who represented Onchan School in this years Millennium Football Tournament held at Union Mills football ground on Saturday 1st July. Our 'A' Team sporting the new Onchan School home kit both looked and played the part. They won their group with five wins and two…

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Dog handlers from the prison
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Key stage 1 were very lucky to have special guests in their assembly this morning! We met guards from the prison on the Isle of Man and their helpful dogs. We were shown lots of tricks by the dogs, such as finding items around the hall which we couldn't find! The dogs were super friendly and very c…

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