Mr C Coyle-Chislett

secretary@penpol.cornwall.sch.uk

01736 753472

2 St George's Road, Hayle, Cornwall, TR27 4AH

Super Surf Life Saving Results for 6 Star

Last weekend Emi, Class 13, travelled to Cardiff for the National Nipper Surf Life Saving Championships. Emi competes for Hayle Surf Life Saving Club, where she has been a member since the age of 8, alongside a number of other pupils at Penpol.

Emi competed in 6 events all within the Under 11 category achieving brilliant results and personal bests along the way. In her favourite event, the board race, Emi, smashed 4 seconds off her personal best finishing 10th place out 97 participants! Placing her in the top ten nationally for her age group; an amazing achievement.

Emi also competed in: the board relay where she secured a 7th place finish out of 50; the board rescue, 19th out of 50; tube rescue, 21st out 50; flipper, 32nd out of 50; medley relay, finishing 30th!

Really well done Emi, a fantastic achievement!

More information and full results from Hayle Surf Life Saving Club can be found at this linked page- http://hayleslsc.co.uk

 

Stars of the Week – 22.3.2019

Overall Infant Star of the Week

Class 3 – Year 1 – Dakota

Our star of the week is Dakota. Dakota is a quiet and conscientious member of our class and we all think she is a superstar! She always shows great kindness to everyone in Class 3 and helps adults in school every day by tidying away playtime toys. Dakota listens carefully in class and has done some super Writing about the Snail and the Whale over this half term using time words and adjectives to make her Writing interesting. Well done Dakota, you are a pleasure to have in Class 3.

Mrs Jones


Overall Junior Star of the Week

Class 7 – Year 3 – Remy

Remy is a star every week. He puts 100% effort into whatever he is doing. He is a creative writer with extremely neat handwriting and presentation. Remy likes to challenge himself especially with his reading. He has been particularly good at learning and applying new mathematical ideas and is always willing to help others. He extends his learning at home; creating models, posters and even taking trips to the theatre.

Remy is helpful, organised and a reliable member of the class. His peer chose him to be class councillor after he delivered a well thought out speech. Remy is always keen to share what he has been doing in these meetings and can confidently talk about this in front of the whole class.

Well done Remy, keep up the great work!

Mrs Peck


Class Stars of the Week

Class 2 – Reception – Keira 

Class 2’s star of the week is Keira.  Keira is a very kind and helpful member of our class and always has a smile for those around her.  This week, Keira has done some great learning in maths by using her knowledge of numbers in our money work.  She is making great progress in her reading and has really impressed me this week with how far she has come in her phonics.  Well-done Keira, on a brilliant week

Miss Nidds


Class 4 –Year 1 –Anya

Big congratulations to Anya. She is Star of the Week in Class 4. Anya has produced some fantastic descriptive writing this week using excellent adjectives and verbs. She changed the well-known story, ‘The Snail and the Whale’, to create a new story about a whale and a starfish. Great-writing Anya. Well done.

Miss Ryan


Class 5 –Year 2–Caitlyn

Class 5 star of week is Caitlyn

Caitlyn thoroughly deserves the star or the week for her amazing progress in her maths work. She has grown in confidence and is happy to tackle any mathematical task with enthusiasm and increasing accuracy. Well done Caitlyn, keep up the tremendous effort; you are doing brilliantly!

Mrs Daniels


Class  8 – Year 3 –Maddie

Class 8 star of the week is Maddie

Maddie has been working really hard at home and school. She has been doing some excellent diary and story writing at home.

Mrs Connors / Mr Jones


Class 9 – Year 4 – Tilly

Tilly consistently works hard and to the best of her ability.  She has done really well in maths this week, adding fractions and completing way more sums than expected. She listens carefully in lessons and grasps new concepts quickly.  She has a very mature attitude to her work and really enjoys a mathematical challenge. Well done Tilly, Happy Birthday and keep up the good work.

Mrs Hamilton / Mr Jones


Class 11 –Year 5 –Tilly

Tilly has shown a great level of maturity this week whilst also putting her all into her work and being a regular contributor to class discussions. She is a great role model for others to look up to. Well done, Tilly!

Mr Pollard / Mr Emery


Class 14 – Year 6 – Sam 

Sam has worked extremely hard in all areas and now regularly has his hand up to engage in classroom discussions or give his thoughts. He has a great attitude to work, super listening skills and wants to achieve in his learning. He has been very impressive in maths where he has taken on many greater depth problem-solving challenges. I have been very pleased with your creative writing this week Sam. Well done!

Mr Peck

 

 

Class 4 enjoy World Book Day

It was World Book Day this month and Class 4 celebrated in style. All of the children enjoyed a fun filled day, reading books, listening to stories and drawing their favourite book characters. Their costumes were fantastic. Check out our fab photos…

Well done Class 4. You looked great!

Announcing Music in the Marquee 2019

The last four years have seen sell out performances at our annual Music In The Marquee concerts from Little Chix, Yellow and last year’s return performer Bradley Johnson.

I’m delighted to say that this summer we will be hosting our fifth concert in the marquee, on Saturday 20th July 2019. Each year we ask the children which music they are enjoying and what sort of act they’d like to see play in our marquee at the end of the Summer term. This year one name kept coming up in each class we spoke to and that was the one and only Ariana Grande.

So, with great excitement, I’d love to introduce you to The Ariana Grande Experience performed by the incredibly talented singer Leanne Kyte. Leanne is a singer/dancer from North London who studied musical theatre for two years in California. Since coming back to the UK she’s been on tours around the country, has performed in the US and Canada and has received rave reviews for both her singing and dancing.

 

Leanne will be playing two sets of live music on the night, the first being a hit-filled and family-friendly Ariana Grande tribute set including tunes both new and old including ‘Problem’, ‘No Tears Left to Cry’, ‘Into You’ and ‘One Last Time’, followed by a later set which will include other popular covers. As always with Music in the Marquee her two sets will be accompanied by local support acts to round off the whole evening’s entertainment. We’re delighted to confirm that this years support acts will include a return for the fantastic DJ Flo Selecta, a debut performance from acoustic singer Hannigan and also an incredibly exciting set from the local band Saltwater Cure – featuring our very own Mr Emery!

Just like in previous years the event will raise money for the Penpol Friends Association and will also feature a fully licensed bar, BBQ, soft drinks, and food for everyone to enjoy. I hope you’ll agree that Music in the Marquee 2019 is already shaping up to be a phenomenal night of entertainment.

We are opening this event to the whole community, but want to give our Penpol parents the first chance to get tickets.  For this reason we’re offering you a special pre-sale of tickets, starting TODAY! Tickets are priced at £9 for adults and £6 for children.  Please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult.

Please return this slip and money to the office to secure your tickets. Music in the Marquee has been a sell out for the past four years and tickets will be on a first come first served basis.