Welcome to Year One
We are really looking forward to getting to know you and working together so that we have a very exciting and productive year. We hope that you enjoy the new challenges and approaches to learning that Year 1 has to offer! Our aim is ensure that there is a...
Today Year 6 successfully completed the DARE course. Here is a selection of the photos of the whole class after the Graduation. Thank you for all parents/carers who attended along with The Mayor of Gedling, Mr Ramsey and Mr Lord.
Year 6 were set the task of turning their favourite piece of fruit into your favourite book character! We had lots and submitted lots of great entries. Hannah Smith Kenny submitted the attached entry and finished in 3rd place in the 8-11 age category. Congratulations Hannah ! Find out more about fruity...
First Aid in Year 3
On Thursday 12th July, Year 3 spent the day learning how to save lives. Darren, a visitor from St John's Ambulance, taught us how to cope with bleeding, asthma attacks, choking and collapsing. Have a look at what we got up to!
On Tuesday 10th July Graham Astill visited Abbey Gates. He had recently run with the Olympic Torch in Mansfield and talked about the experience with the children and his work in the communuty. The children also had the chance to hold the torch.
Key Stage 1 was taken over this week when a set of savage pirates snuck into school for a day of swashbuckling fun! The pirates tried their hand at island hopping, treasure hunting and jewellery making, as well as much much more.
Early Years Cluster Picnic
We walked up to the C of E school for a play and picnic with the other Foundation children and children from Playgroup and Longdale. We had so much fun finding Olympic torches in the woods, using the trim trail, eating biscuits and drinking juice and making lots of...
Abbey Gates Choir
Our Choir performed 5 pieces today at St Peter's Summer Fair - they were wonderful! Lots of parishoners and parents commented on how fantastic they sounded. Abbey Gates Choir, you should feel proud!
Year 6 Football Cup Winner
On Thursday 5th July Abbey Gates played the very talented Croft in the George Abbot Shield final. As it was the final the game had to be played on a neutral ground. The game started with an Abbey Gates attack, but Henry, the striker missed by just a few...
In Year 6 we have been creating "Moveable Vehicles". The aim of the project is to design and create a vehicle in partnership with Joseph Whitaker Secondary school to take part in a competition to see which vehicle travels the furthest, quickest and has the best design. For more information visit: ...