Category: Primaries

St Michael’s Primary School students stand up for education

Year 6 children at St Michael’s Church of England Primary School have been writing speeches on the value of education as part of their “Reaching Out” topic. Here is an example of one of the excellent speeches that have been written which we thought was well worth sharing:- Standing For Education “Could you ever imagine…
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Rolvenden School’s Book of Brilliance scheme aims to inspire readers

Rolvenden Primary School has come up with an ingenious new way to help increase students’ love of reading and get more books into their hands. The Book of Brilliance scheme rewards students who are nominated by their teacher for demonstrating a CREATE value each week – standing for Creativity, Resilience, Engagement, Aspirations, Teamwork and Enjoyment.…
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Trust appoints new CEO to spearhead next phase of development

The Directors of the Tenterden Schools Trust (TST) are pleased to announce the key appointment of Mr Stuart Reeves as the new CEO of the Trust, to spearhead the important next phase in its development and growth. He replaces the Trust’s founding CEO, Mrs Sally Lees, who retires in July. Mr Reeves is currently Headteacher…
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New outdoor facility is child’s play for Tenterden Juniors

There were extra big smiles on the faces of students returning to Tenterden Junior School earlier this month. Not only were they happy to be back in the classroom to see their friends and teachers, they also couldn’t wait to try out the extensive new outdoor play facilities which had been installed during the latest…
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New ways to get to know our schools

Like all schools across the country, the TST’s schools are unable to hold the usual Open Mornings and Open Evenings this season. However, all five have found positive ways to reach out to prospective, as well as current, parents. Both the Tenterden Primary Federation – comprising Tenterden Infant School and Tenterden Junior School – and…
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Donation boost for Tenterden Junior School’s outdoor play plans

Tenterden Primary Federation PTA (TePTA) have received a donation boost of £360 from St Michaels Post Office towards its major new fundraising drive for outdoor play facilities. The funds will be put towards a large-scale project, for which TePTA are currently fundraising, to improve the outdoor facilities for the enjoyment and mental wellness of the…
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