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St Botolph's CE Primary School
St Botolph's CE Primary School

Latest news (last 12 months)

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13 Apr 2020

A message for the children! Please follow the link ... (click to read more)

06 Mar 2020


Wow! FOSB made £225.96 (very specific!) from Non-uniform day before half term, and took £795.27 at the Spring discos - profit TBC but they are expecting it to be over £600 which is higher than the previous 2 February discos at £508 (17/18) and £573 (18/19) ... (click to read more)

06 Mar 2020

Music Performance 23rd March:

We have a number of children learning to play a variety of musical instruments in school. If your child is one of those, they will be demonstrating their talents at a music performance to their parents/carers on Monday 23rd March, 2:15pm, in the Hall. ... (click to read more)

06 Mar 2020

Car seat initiative

Last Thursday’s safety exercise conducted by our local PC and colleagues was very well received by both children and parents/carers. The children listened and joined in with the school presentation, which educated the children about who should be using car seats to ensure they are carried safely – I’m ... (click to read more)

06 Mar 2020

Chosen Charity Fundraiser

Fri 20th March - On this day, the school council have arranged a fundraiser day for Cancer Research UK. For £1 the children can wear purple and/or blue clothes; 50p for cakes; 50p for ballcourt games. ... (click to read more)

02 Dec 2019

Christmas Tree Festival

A huge thank you to everyone involved with our entry into the Rotary Club Christmas Tree Festival at St Botolphs Church.  We are very pleased to announce that our entry came first in the Primary School category! ... (click to read more)

28 Nov 2019

Y6 University experience

  All our Year 6 children enjoyed their University experience…. after a brief introduction, the children completed workshops, run by the students of the university, which enabled the children to learn a little more about the courses that are available, and the job opportunities open to them after university. They ... (click to read more)

22 Nov 2019

Light Switch on

Thank you to all the children and parents who turned up to support our  children at the Christmas lights switch-on on Sunday! Its is such a lovely experience to be part of and we have had some great feedback from parents and other people not related to the school. ... (click to read more)

22 Nov 2019

FOSB Christmas Fair 29th November

FOSB’s Christmas Fayre is one of their biggest fundraising events of the year. Never more than now have school budgets needed their support! Please support in whatever way you can whether that be in advance by sending in tombola prizes (house points!!); baking cakes (house points!!); selling raffle tickets; or turning up ... (click to read more)

21 Nov 2019

Children In Need Day

The School Councillors would like to say a huge thank you for your Children in Need Contributions.  A whopping £461 was raised! ... (click to read more)

01 Nov 2019

We are the champions!!

Reading challenge update…. WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS AGAIN…AND AGAIN…AND AGAIN…AND AGAIN…AND AGAIN…AND AGAIN…AND AGAIN…AND AGAIN… AND AGAIN!!!!   I have been officially informed that we have retained the Summer reading challenge trophy for the TENTH year running for having the highest percentage of children within the Shepshed schools to complete the Summer Reading ... (click to read more)

01 Nov 2019

Amazing holiday homework!

AMAZING holiday homework Wow! The homework received from over half term is excellent and we can see the amount of effort and thought that has gone in to it.   Displays are going up as we speak! Thank you to all the children (and parents!) for your support.   ... (click to read more)

27 Sep 2019

Impressive fire drill!

Last week we had our first fire practice of the new academic year. Wow, the children were impressive, the building was cleared in less than 1 minute 30 seconds and the registers were called in less than 5 minutes! ... (click to read more)

02 Sep 2019

Great attendance

FANTASTIC attendance! Last year was another great year for St Botolph’s Primary School. We ended the Year with 191 children who achieved the Governors 97% attendance target, of which 41 children achieved 100% for the whole year! We will be busy over the next few days sorting the rewards for ... (click to read more)

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