What amazing summer weather we’ve been having, I just hope that it will continue for the next few weeks! At this time of year we get many letters, cards and presents from parents. I have just opened one that reads: “Thank you all for giving my child the strength to sing, dance, run, cycle, swim, ski, read, write, talk and talk, think and enjoy life. You guys rock!".
Words like this and a thank you like this are a real gift and make us feel as if we are achieving what we want to at St. Stephen’s. I recently read an interesting....Read the full message HERE
Friday the 13th July, a day and date notoriously thought to be superstitiously unlucky, was ironically quite lucky for many. With warm, sunny weather setting the scene in the early afternoon, children across all year groups entertained parents and carers with some hard-practiced and wonderfully inventive dance routines.
Our summer fair was thereafter officially opened by our local MP Rosie Duffield, allowing everyone the opportunity to visit stalls selling lots of exciting things, to partake in a host of various activities and raffles, or even satisfy their taste buds by visiting the burger and hotdog stand. Thank you to everyone for your support.
July 2018 saw our Year 6's present Aladdin at the University of Kent's Gulbenkian Theatre in Canterbury and as usual, the children leapt in with full enthusiasm. Hard work and resilience paid off and our soon-to-be secondary schoolers wowed audiences and produced a thoroughly entertaining and enjoyable show. Well done children!