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Manx Blind Welfare Assembly
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We were lucky enough to be visited by Manx Blind Welfare for our Monday morning assembly today. They brought with them 'Zesty' the guide dog and talked to the children about what being blind means and the types of equipment a blind or partially sighted person might use to help them with their day t…

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NSC Swim for Free
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All children will be bringing home information on the NSC free swimming sessions for this winter. What an amazing opportunity!

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Sponsored Walk raised £780 for Isle Listen!
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Each class in our school has had workshops with Isle Listen this year. We wanted to thank them for their continued support in school this year by using them as our chosen charity for our Sponsored Walk. We have counted all of the donations and we have raised a whopping £780! Well done and thank you…

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Choir at World Peace Day
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Earlier this term, some members of our super school choir took part in the Children of the World in Mann event at Tynwald Hill. Along with 17 other primary schools, they all sang a couple of songs together and they sounded super! You can read more about the event on the BBC website below: https://w…

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Boat of Hope - Bernie Hollywood visits Year 5 and 6!
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Year 5 and 6 were so lucky to listen to Bernie Hollywood talk about his latest challenge 'Boat of Hope'. In 66 days, Bernie will be solo row of 3,000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean to raise awareness about Mental Health. You can read more about his amazing challenge here: https://www.boatofhope.com

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Head Boy and Head Girl visit Government House
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This afternoon, our new Head Boy and Head Girl conducted their first official duty by visiting Government House, with Mrs. Richardson and Mr. Kinmond, to sign the book of condolence on behalf of all members of Onchan School.

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Cookie 'n' Candy visit Year 3
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This afternoon we were visited by Cookie 'n' Candy.... They came to tell us all about their life in entertainment to help us with our circus topic. We learnt about P. T. Barnam and his circus. Cookie also showed us his magic tricks, unicycling, ventriloquism, balloon modelling and juggling.... (we'…

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