NSPCC Number Day Success
for Team Woodcroft

Today was NSPCC Number Day and pupils from Y1 to Y6 at Woodcroft got fully involved in NSPCC Rocks the UK-wide online times tables competition run by Times Tables Rock Stars.

It was an exciting day of maths competition against 1000’s of schools from across the country! At the beginning of the morning Woodcroft got off to a good start but then slipped down the rankings. However, as the day went on we edged up the leaderboard to hold 5th place by 3.00pm. Despite being knocked back a place or two, as the evening went on, and pupils logged on at home, the charge was on! From 6th place, we piled on the points and finished in an amazing 2nd place overall – amassing a grand total of 314,633 points!

The battle for top class at Woodcroft was also hard fought. But 4T were on fire today … Continue reading

Read Issue 410 of the Woodcroft Weekly

The latest edition of our weekly news is out. Download your PDF copy here:  bit.ly/3uuXjcW  Read about our latest @udoitdance champion.  Check out our current position in the  @TTRockStars   #NSPCCRocks competition, and go through the tasty summer menus from  @ISS_Education.. All this , and much more, is all in Issue 410.


Arts Special Edition

Woodcroft Weekly Issue 409 is a 6 page Arts extravaganza!

We have news about the Arts Council of England’s ArtsMark Award, a special Trinity College announcement, The Royal Academy of Arts Summer Show and our own Art Week galleries!

You can also read about the news from Mrs Baldwyn and Miss Sherring, as well as find out what we have in store the the rest of the term! Download a copy hear … https://bit.ly/3t3EWu8

Futuristic Art Week

The stimulus for our Spring Term Art Week was British Science Week’s theme of ‘Innovating for the Future’. During the week, pupils learnt about an artist, practised new skills and worked toward a final project.

We have created a virtual walk down the ‘Gallery Corridor’ and added a few extra photos from some of the displays around the school …

Each Year Group researched the work of a famous artist for their inspiration …

Class Genre / Media Artist / Designer
Nursery Bottle Top Recycling Project Michelle Stitzlein
Reception Magnetic Robot / Space Pictures Brian Mock (Robot sculptures)
Y1 Space Race Collage / Mixed Media Robert Rauschenberg
Y2 Futuristic Car Design / Painting Luigi Russolo
Y3 Looking After Our Future / Recycled Sculpting Leo Seawell
Y4 Space Painting Lucien Rudaux
Y5 Futuristic Classics Collage/Painting Leonardo da Vinci /Edvard Munch /Johanes Vermeer
Y6 Cyborgs Sci-Fi /Graphic art Osamu Tezuka

Welcome Back

We welcomed everyone back to the start of the Summer Term this week. As always, there is plenty to tell you about. Make sure you keep up to date by reading our weekly newsletter that is published every Friday.

Click here for your copy of Newsletter Issue 408

Woodcroft Weekly News – Issue 407

School is now back in full swing as you can see from this week’s bumper issue of the Woodcroft Weekly News. View the gallery below or click here to download the PDF … https://bit.ly/2O1XLPW

Nursery Places For September

30 Hours FREE Childcare is available at Woodcroft Nursery

Now is the time to reserve your place in our Nursery ready for this September. Contact the school office to discuss enrolling your child on our nursery register. Children born between 1st September 2017 and 31st August 2018 are eligible for a Nursery place at Woodcroft starting in September 2021.

***Contact our school office on 02089593244 office to fo more information***

Woodcroft offers the FREE flexible 15 hours provision for all children, with the option to book for extra sessions as required. Parents of three and four year olds that are registered with Woodcroft’s Nursery can also apply for the government’s 30 hours free childcare offer through the Government website www.childcarechoices.gov.uk.

Woodcroft Weekly News

Catch up on all the latest news in issue 406 of The Woodcroft Weekly … Download your own full edition PDF right here …  https://bit.ly/3lvRXdC

Bookface Challenge

We have had some amazing BookFaces submitted for our BookFace Challenge. What a creative lot you are! Here are six examples from the main gallery page … https://www.woodcroft.barnet.sch.uk/bookface-challenge-2021/

Keep them coming in and we will add them to the main page!

Go to the full gallery here … https://www.woodcroft.barnet.sch.uk/bookface-challenge-2021/

Woodcroft Weekly Update

We might have only fully reopened on Monday, but that doesn’t hold up back at Woodcroft. If you haven’t read this week’s news yet then you are going to need to catch-up! Check out the downloads below:

Woodcroft Weekly Issue 405 – PDF download