Our choir performance at St Paul’s Cathedral
Our choir has been invited to perform at St. Pauls Cathedral on Friday 26th May. Click the link below to hear their beautiful singing.
Year 5 school journey to Paris
On 23rd May 2017 the Year 5 children embarked on their school journey to France. You can follow the Year 5 French trip blog here:
Year 6 school journey to Grosvenor Hall in Kent
On 15th May 2017 the Year 6 children embarked on their school journey to Grosvenor Hall in Ashford, Kent. Take a look at all of the exciting activities they got up to in a fun-packed week!
On 24th April some representatives of Thames water came into school to do assemblies and to work with Year 4 children. We learned about ways in which we can save water around the home. Did you know, for example, by not leaving the tap running as you brush your teeth you could save up to 24litres of water?
Easter Movie night
On Tuesday 28th March children settled down after school with snacks and drinks to watch the Easter movie “Hop!”. What a great way to start the Easter break!
Red Nose Day
On Friday 24th March we all donned our red clothes and got involved in fun activities, including a dance-a-thon to raise money for Comic Relief!
On Tuesday 21st March, Miss Bacchus led a brilliant craft night for children. They created a range of Easter and mothers day themed items and had a fantastic creative time! Many thanks to all of the staff who volunteered to come and help- events like these are not possible without them!
World Book Day
On 2nd March we celebrated World Book Day by dressing up as fairy tale characters. The school was filled with all sorts of wonderful characters including princes, princesses, fairies, witches and woodcutters. We enjoyed a wide range of reading themed activities throughout the day.
CEOP workshop for parents
On Friday 10th March, Mr Shah, our ICT network manager, ran a parents workshop about keeping children safe online. He covered a vast range of areas and parents commented that they felt more informed about the dangers faced by children using the internet on a wide range of devices. Information from this day can be found on this website on the “Internet safety” page under the “Parents” tab. This page also contains a wide range of information about ICT and the internet and even an opportunity to download free antivirus software! Its well worth a look.
On Friday 10th February the year 3 children ended their topic on the Romans with an exciting Roman day! They dressed as Romans, played Roman games and enjoyed Roman themes activities all day.
We were invited to the Cathedral for a service to celebrate church schools, and took representatives of the governors, staff and pupils. It was lovely service and the children were amazed by the size and beauty of the Cathedral.
Many thanks to everyone who donated items, bought raffle tickets, donated time and came along to support our Christmas Fayre. Everyone had lots of fun whilst raising funds for our children. Christmas movie nights were a huge success! Children thoroughly enjoyed watching Christmas movies and eating snacks with their friends- what better way to get into the festive spirit?
The week beginning 14th November was anti-bullying week at LAS. Our learning mentors ran workshops about bullying and explained what to do if we are being bullied.
On Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th October the year 6 children took part in Shakespeare workshops. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves and got to show their considerable acting talent! On Friday 7th October we all enjoyed art day! We tried out various different art activities and produced some great work for our International exhibition on 20th October. Why not pop along and see it?
Year 6 Literacy and trip to the Tower of London
Our Year 6 children left us to move on to their secondary schools! We wish them every future success and happiness.
We all enjoyed our final assembly for the year and Friends From Across the Sea presented special achievement awards!
Year 1 children joined in “Race For Life” to raise money for cancer research. We raised £318!!
The Queen’s 90th Birthday picnic!
On Friday 10th June we enjoyed a picnic in the playground in celebration of Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday. We listened to music from throughout the queen’s reign and enjoyed games she might have played when she was a child. Everyone had a fantastic time!
Year 4 trip to British Museum
On Wednesday 8th June, Year 4 went on a trip to the British Museum to see the Ancient Egyptian exhibitions. The children were extremely excited before the visit and were definitely not disappointed. They loved looking at all of the impressive and often towering statues. The mummy galleries were a particular favourite with the children (we had to warn them to be very quiet in case they woke the mummies up) !!
RE curriculum day
On Friday 27th May we had an RE curriculum day where we explored prayer. We looked at how, why, where and when people pray. We considered the role of prayer in our lives and what we pray for. Mr Rawding created an amazing prayer space in the hall where children had the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of activities designed to help them explore prayer in a variety of ways. More photographs of our RE day can be found on the RE page of this website under the “Curriculum” tab at the top of the page.
On Monday 23rd May year 6 embarked on their school journey to Overstrand Hall! You can follow their adventures on their blog by clicking the link below.
On Tuesday 17th May it was the turn of year 5 children to set off on their school journey to France! You can see photographs of their adventures on their blog, by clicking the link below.
Giant walking bus!
On Wednesday May 18th over 200 pupils from Latymer All Saints participated in a giant walking bus to promote the benefits of walking to school and road safety. The event provided a great opportunity for community cohesion with 3 other schools from the local area taking part. The children loved the fact that they got to meet the recently appointed Mayor of Enfield, Bernadette Lappage, who also joined us on our journey. Despite the wet weather the event was a great success and we all hope to participate again next year!
On Wednesday 27th April a very excited group of year 2 children set off on their school journey! You can see what they got up to on their blog, by clicking the link below.
Well done to everyone who made an Easter bonnet! This year we promoted sustainability by setting the challenge of making an Easter bonnet out of recycled materials. What imaginative children we have! Pictured are the lucky winners in KS1. Well done to everyone who put on their trainers and completed our walk-a-thon in aid of Sport Relief! Many thanks to everyone who donated food items for our Easter Food Bank collection. All items were taken to the Enfield Food Bank so that local families can benefit.
On 3rd March Latymer All Saints became Pirates to celebrate World Book Day! We enjoyed story telling workshops and lots of other book related activities. Take a look at some of our costumes. On 3rd March the Latymer All Saints school choir travelled to Wembley to perform in the Voice In A Million event. Choirs from all around the country came together to sing a wide variety of songs. The staff who accompanied the children said the event was totally awe inspiring and the children sounded amazing! While they were there the children had the opportunity to find out more about the charity “Children United”.
YEAR FIVE STUDENTS VISIT TO THE TAYLOR WIMPEY BUILDING SITE IN GOFFS OAK Our year five children visited Goffs Oak on 4th February as part of their learning about business week. They buried a time capsule which will be opened, hopefully in a hundred years. It contained a school jumper, a class picture, books, school certificates, a camera and a shoe to say the least. They also learned quite a bit about the houses that were being built by Taylor Wimpey and how they support low income housing as well as the high end of the market. Click on the link below the photograph to read the press release from Taylor Wimpey. Press release taylor wimpey time Capsule Burial – MAR16 STEM day. Friday 12th February was STEM day at Latymer All Saints. STEM stands for Science Technology Engineering and Maths and during STEM day we did lots of fun activities related to these areas. Take a look at some of the cool activities we did!
ECOACTIVE! Throughout the Spring term our school council have been involved in the Eco active project. Some of the Keystage 2 school council class representatives went to the celebration event at the Science museum and enjoyed a variety of activites and celebratory cake!
Year 4 visited the Archaeological Museum
Year 4 visited the Archaeological Museum where they looked at Viking artefacts and learned about the Viking invasion of Britain. The children discovered fascinating facts about how the Vikings lived and even made their own Viking inspired brooches!
Year 3 children thoroughly enjoyed their topic about the Romans! They visited the Roman museum at Verulamium to see real Roman artefacts and experience life as a Roman during Roman day at school.