Sonning Common Primary School

Space to learn, grow and be inspired


Secondary School Applications

The deadline for applications for secondary school places (for parents and carers of current Year 6 children for September 2018 entry is 31st October 2017. The deadline is the same for people who live in Oxfordshire and in Reading. You should apply to the council in the area in which you live, regardless of which […]

Cake Sale

This Friday (19th October) is the Year 6 Cake Sale, please bring any cakes for sale (homemade or bought) into school on Friday morning ready for the sale after school. Profits from the sale are split between the classes and our class charity, thank you.

Woodlands Day 4 – Thursday

On a day of glorious but chilly sunshine our final full day saw the same full-on mix of walking, climbing, caving, and canoeing. All home safely and asleep now after an evening of souvenir shopping, packing bags, and learning new songs with Miss Brakspear! We will be leaving at 3.00pm tomorrow, so would expect to […]

Woodlands – Day Three – Wednesday

There has been a noticeably cooler feel to today – autumn is setting in here. Did that stop any of our sixty intrepid young people? Of course not – they have thrown themselves into the day with gusto, the usual daytime activities complemented this evening by some all action orienteering in the grounds – not […]

The Birthday Girls!

Many Happy Returns to Charley and Alice!

Woodlands Day Two – Tuesday

We’ve had a superb day in the amazing Brecon Beacons today – with two groups at the famous Porth yr Ogof cave system, a group climbing Pen y fan, one group here on site using the Jungle Gym, and finally a group out on the canal in canoes. Everyone has returned safe, well and tired […]

Woodlands Day 1 – Monday

We arrived safely after an excellent journey.  The children were shown round the site and shown to their rooms, before having lunch and starting on the afternoon’s team building activities.  Dinner was followed by a night walk up a hill close to the centre – and a silent look at the stars.  Hot chocolate and […]

Woodlands adventure

Update from Woodlands: Everyone got off to a good start this morning, the weather looks great and the journey to Woodlands was good. They are all settled in and enjoying the first day’s activities. You can keep up with them by following our twitter feed (you don’t need a Twitter account to follow us […]

Comfy Feet Friday!

Hope you all enjoyed getting to wear your slippers today! Next Friday will be ‘Flashlight Friday’ so please can you all bring in a torch.

e-mail updates from SCPS Year 6 website

If you were subscribed to last year’s (2016-17) Year 5 website emailing list then you have now been automatically migrated to the Year 6 mailing list (and removed from the Y5 list). Please note this is separate from ParentMail, which is administered from the school office and is the main source of school information. To […]