Hello and Happy New Year. It was great to welcome back so many smiling faces, both pupils and staff alike, for a new term here at New Bridge.
I don’t know quite where to start this week as it’s been such a wonderful week with Christmas spirit in abundance at every turn.
Welcoming visitors into school has been a bit of a theme over the past few weeks and this week was no different.
And breathe … what a week! Many of you will be well aware that we had some more visitors in school this week.
As I mentioned in my blog last week, we had a team from Apple’s Northern Europe office visit the school on Monday as part of a wider Trust visit.
I spent more time this week preparing for visitors.
It’s fair to say I was pretty excited this week at the prospect of welcoming some visitors into school on Friday.
It’s been one of those ‘behind the scenes’ weeks for me this week.
It was a very special week this week for a number of reasons. First, we revealed the results of our School Council elections.
Whilst experimenting with the iPads has continued this week, we also took further steps to build a sustainable approach to using them that will help us integrate technology into teaching and