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Gillespie Road, Highbury, London, N5 1LH
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02 Oct Islington Primary League Cup Winners!

It was an absolute pleasure to see the boys play on Friday. They showed real determination and amazing sportsmanship. I couldn't have been prouder. I arrived during the Ashmount game in the group stage and really didn't think we'd made it through the group. But...

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02 Oct Eid workshops part of Black History Month

We launched Black History Month yesterday with a special visit to the school from Claire Ali who led interactive workshops and story sessions with pupils in classes across the school focusing on Eid and the pilgrimage to Mecca. Claire also took a whole school Assembly...

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28 Sep Harvest Festival Assembly

In Friday's assembly children talked about what Harvest Festival is and the importance of it; with Reverend Stephen Coles from St Thomas's Church. Families kindly donated lots of dried and canned foods which were given to a local Food Bank....

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23 Sep Year 6 and the Victorians

In year 6 we have been learning about Victorian life.   Workhouse Punishments If you refuse to work you will be committed to prison for 28 days. If you were disorderly at prayer time you got locked up for 24 whole hours on only bread and water. Fighting in school...

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23 Sep Year 3 learning

In year 3 we have been busy writing our stories set in Stonehenge and we will be editing and improving them over the next week to put into a book. In Maths we carried out a place value investigation where we had to try and write...

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22 Sep Settling in to Reception Class

In the first few weeks of being in Reception we have been exploring our classroom and playground and making new friends. Here are some of the activities we have been doing.   In our home corner we have lots of different cloaks and pieces of material to...

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22 Sep Year 2 Maths

In maths we learnt about chips (tens) and peas (ones) and practiced showing the value of each digit in a number. We then used this knowledge to add....

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22 Sep Rugby 2015

Hello and welcome back. I am delighted to say that there are lots of sports competitions coming up this term and I can't wait. There's football, cricket, athletics and netball and I am looking forward to taking Gillespie to all of them. Angela   Rugby Festival: Friday 18th September After...

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