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  • COVID-19 September update

    Published 01/09/20
    Claremont Fan Court School will re-open to all year groups on Thursday 3 September and will operate closely in line with government COVID-19 guidelines. A detailed risk assessment has been prepared for the return to school which focuses on increas
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  • Claremont 4 Carers campaign raises over £4,000

    Published 19/05/20
    Claremont Fan Court School’s three-week fundraising campaign ‘Claremont 4 Carers’ was launched at the end of April in support of the Princess Alice Hospice. Our school community came together during the COVID-19 lockdown to support
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  • The Magna Carta in animation

    Published 13/05/20
    Year 4 pupils were given an 'on this day' history task where they were asked to find out about a significant moment in history, research the key facts, and choose a creative way to present their findings.  In this case, Cleo has made
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  • Remote learning in school for key worker pupils

    Published 07/05/20
    Our key worker pupils have continued to work hard on their remote learning at school this week.  During break times, they have enjoyed being outdoors in the beautiful spring sunshine, playing a game, reading a book or helping  Mrs Watson to
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  • Violin performance for the NHS and key workers

    Published 06/05/20
    Well done to Amelie C in Year 4 who performed ‘Somewhere over the rainbow’ on her violin to her neighbours during their weekly clap in support of the NHS and key workers last Thursday. What a wonderful gesture and a reminder to all of us
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  • Year 6 online Mandarin lessons

    Published 05/05/20
    Year 6 pupils participated in their first Mandarin lesson on Friday 1 May, via the online learning platform, Dragon’s Teaching. It was an exciting opportunity for pupils to learn about the language and culture whilst they are remote learni
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  • Community marathon relay raises over £3000 for NHS charities

    Published 29/04/20
    We have been delighted to hear about how our pupils have been getting involved in various local community fundraising initiatives during lockdown, raising funds for charities providing fantastic support to those impacted by the coronavirus. On Sun
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  • Family marathon raises £1000 for charity

    Published 22/04/20
    Very well done to Year 5 pupil, Phoebe T, who together with her family ran a marathon in their back garden in support of the charity, Mind. In total the family ran 26.2 miles, 6k of which was run by Phoebe, manoeuvring around tricky twists, turns and
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  • Year 3 Olympics project

    Published 02/04/20
    During the last week before Easter, Year 3 demonstrated some fantastic work ethic as they adjusted to remote teaching and learning. Teachers were delighted to receive plenty of wonderful projects themed around the Olympics including mascot designs, m
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  • Year 3 Holy Trinity church visit

    Published 23/03/20
    Year 3 had an enjoyable school trip to Holy Trinity Church in Claygate on Wednesday 18 March. The children enjoyed navigating around the church, acting out the Easter story and lighting a candle whilst listening to a traditional Christian h
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  • Piano tea

    Published 12/03/20
    A delightful afternoon was had at our latest informal musical tea on Wednesday 11 March, with performances from twelve very talented pianists across the Prep and Senior School. The Great Room, where historically composers such as Chopin and Offenbach
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  • Prep School VE Day visitor

    Published 09/03/20
    On Monday 9 March, the children had a special visitor from the local community to judge a history competition to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day. Mrs Wickham lived through VE day in 1945 and was blown away by all of the outstanding entr
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