Key Stage 2

Cambridge Botanical Gardens

October 2017

Key Stage 2 pupils visited Cambridge Botanical Gardens on Tuesday 31st October to link to our Rainforest Topic.

We visited the glasshouses which house plants that can be found in a rainforest environment.  We also went on a tree trail, identifying different trees including giant redwoods and swamp cypress trees.  The children all sketched 'art in nature' and enjoyed playing in the grass maze.

Lincolnsfields Residential Trip

June 2017

Year 4 enjoyed a fantastic three days at Lincolnsfields Childrens Centre.  They took part in nature walks, sensory trails and had an introduction to orienteering in the woodland areas.  Their dormitories were clean and tidy and the children quickly became experts at making their beds and packing and unpacking suitcases.  It was a great end to a successful final year.

Tri Golf Festival

May 2017

Key Stage 2 pupils participated in the Tri Golf Festival on Tuesday 16th May, organised by the School Sports Partnership and held at Freman College.

A successful day was had by all!

Welwyn Roman Baths

March 2017

 As part of our Roman and Celts topic, Key Stage 2 pupils spent a fantastic day on Tuesday 21st March learning about the Roman Baths.

Tag Rugby Festival

October 2016

 On Thursday 20th October our Key Stage 2 pupils enjoyed the annual Tag Rugby Festival held at Freman College.

Rounders Festival

June 2016

 On Thursday 16th June our Key Stage 2 pupils enjoyed an afternoon of Rounders at Freman College where they played against other local schools.

Science Challenge Competition

May 2016

 On Monday 23rd May, a group of Key Stage 2 pupils participated in a day long Science Challenge Competition together with pupils from other local schools.  The event was held at Hormead School.

Fire Safety Visit

March 2016

 On Thursday 10th March, Year 4 had a visit from the firefighters based at Buntingford Fire Station.  The firefighters gave a talk on fire safety.

Ancient Egyptian Day

February 2016

 On Thursday 4th February, Key Stage 2 had a wonderful insight into the lives of the Ancient Egyptians when 'Portals from the Past' came to visit.

Speed Stacking Festival

February 2016

 Eight Years 3 and 4 pupils took part in a Speed Stacking Festival at Freman College on Tuesday 9th February, organised by the School Sports Partnership.  They had a fantastic morning competing against local schools and should be proud of their 2nd place achievement.

Friendship Ladders

December 2015

 The children enjoyed Friendship Ladder activities on Friday 11th December. 

Tag Rugby Festival

October 2015

 This year's Tag Rugby Festival took place on Thursday 22nd October.  Years 3 and 4 displayed great sportsmanship and team work skills.  Well done!

Trip to Bhaktivedanta Manor

October 2015

 Key Stage 2 pupils enjoyed visiting the Hare Krishna Temple in Watford on Thursday 8th October.

Everyone enjoyed dressing up and taking a ride on an ox and cart.  It was a great trip!

Rounders Festival

June 2015

 Key Stage 2 pupils took part in the annual Rounders Festival at Freman College on Thursday 18th June.

All our teams showed good sportsmanship and had fun!

Buntingford Town Trail

May 2015

 All of Key Stage 2 enjoyed a town trail around Buntingford on Friday 8th May looking at all the famous sites such as the Victorian Pump and 'the Cage'.


Spring 2015


Key Stage 2 are learning about the Romans this term.

Tag Rugby Festival

October 2014


On Thursday 23rd October Key Stage 2 took part in the annual Key Stage 2 Tag Rugby Festival at Edwinstree.

All our pupils played with a very sporting attitude.

Celtic Workshop

October 2014


On Thursday 2nd October all of Key Stage 2 enjoyed a Celtic Day.  They dressed as Celts and led by a visitor from 'Portals of the Past' tried a range of activities.


Year 4 Lincolnsfields Trip

June 2014


Year 4 had a wonderful time in the sunshine during their residential trip to Lincolnsfields Childrens Centre.

Bhaktivedanta Manor

April 2014


On Thursday 24th April Key Stage 2 had a fantastic time when they learnt about Hinduism at the Bhaktivedanta Manor.

World War 2 Day

February 2014


On Thursday 6th February Key Stage 2 pupils came to school dressed as evacuees and went to school in 1940!  They also tried spam sandwiches, sheltering from an air raid and shopping with a ration card.

Change for Life Festival

December 2013


Following a series of enjoyable lunch time sessions, Willow Class Year 4 walked to Edwinstree on Thursday 12th December to take part in a variety of sporting activites with Anstey School.  They had the opportunity to try speed stacking, table tennis and athletics.  It was great fun.

Christmas Baking

December 2013

Key Stage 2 measured, mixed, cut and decorated gingerbread reindeer for Christmas. Yum Yum!

GSK Science Day

November 2013

On Wednesday 13th November, Key Stage 2 put their lab coats on and investigated different materials with scientists from GSK.

Tag Rugby Festival

October 2013

It was a lovely sunny day at Edwinstree for our Tag Rugby Festival on Thursday 24th October.  All of Key Stage 2 took part with great enthusiasm and team spirit.