Tewkesbury Trip 21st Oct 2021 - 90 images
The Kestrels enjoyed learning about houses in the past as part of their topic of the 'Great Fire of London'.
Orchard Workshop 21st Oct 2021 - 20 images
Everyone enjoyed learning about the orchard that has been planted in the village.
Residential- PGL Liddington 23rd Sep 2021 - 144 images
The Owls had a fabulous time overcoming challenges on their residential.
STEM Workshop 23rd Nov 2020 - 20 images
The Kestrels really enjoyed writing algorithms for their robots.
Copsegrove Farm 22nd Sep 2020 - 61 images
The Kestrels really enjoyed visiting Copsegrove Farm to study physical and human features among other things!
World Book Day 2020 5th Mar 2020 - 153 images
Everyone enjoyed a day immersed in the books of Julia Donaldson.
Clay Dragon Eyes 22nd Jan 2020 - 47 images
The Kestrels have been learning to use techniques such as rolling, cutting, moulding and carving to produce their own dragon eye sculptures.
Storyteller 20th Dec 2019 - 9 images
Bill Church, a fantastic storyteller, visited the school to tell everyone a Christmas story. Everyone was completely engaged in his story.
Everyone Loves a Baby! 18th Dec 2019 - 48 images
The Eagles and the Kestrels performed a fantastic nativity for the rest of the school community. They really enjoyed performing and aspired to do their best.
Christmas Dinner 13th Dec 2019 - 35 images
Everyone sat down together to enjoy a delicious Christmas Dinner!
Trip to Tewkesbury 19th Nov 2019 - 89 images
The Kestrels had a fantastic trip to see houses that are older than the Fire of London. It was really interesting to see how people would have lived and spot how their houses were different to ours.
Police Visit 25th Oct 2019 - 22 images
We were very luckily that the police were able to visit school to tell us about the job they do.
Residential 2019 26th Sep 2019 - 288 images
The Owls visited PGL at Torrington, Devon where they were able to develop their REACH learning skills in a variety of different situations. They also had huge amounts of fun!
Cheltenham Cricket Festival 16th Jul 2019 - 67 images
Some children from KS2 had a really enjoyable day watching Gloucestershire play in Cheltenham. They also got to develop their own skills with the coaches.
Area Sports 27th Jun 2019 - 7 images
Well done to everyone who took part in Area Sports. Well done for the 2nd place in the 80m sprint.
Active Festival 27th Jun 2019 - 17 images
Some Kestrels and Hawks had a fantastic time being active at Kingshill School.
Musical Soiree 27th Jun 2019 - 48 images
Some fantastic musical performances entertained pupils and parents at the musical soiree.
Science Festival 6th Jun 2019 - 145 images
The Hawks had a great day learning so much about science and technology at the Cheltenham Science Festival.
Sponsored Walk 2019 23rd May 2019 - 47 images
The whole school enjoyed the beautiful local countryside as they made their way around Avening on the sponsored walk. Everyone enjoyed the chance to be outside in the lovely weather and recognise the health benefits of different forms of exercise.
District Sports 2019 21st May 2019 - 4 images
Everyone competed in athletic events and represented the school brilliantly.
Quadkids 17th May 2019 - 6 images
The Hawks had the opportunity to compete against other local schools in an athletics competition. Everyone enjoyed aiming for their personal best.
Active Council Trip 3rd May 2019 - 20 images
The Active Council enjoyed a trip to SWR as a reward for promoting healthy lifestyles at Avening School.
Talent Show 2019 5th Apr 2019 - 147 images
The pupils of Avening School took the opportunity to entertain their classmates by performing in the Avening's Got Talent 2019'. Everyone was so impressed by the talents on show and had a fantastic afternoon!
Caerleon 12th Mar 2019 - 101 images
The Hawks visited the Roman town of Isca to learn more about the experience of people living in the Roman Empire.
World Book Day March 2019 6th Mar 2019 - 104 images
We had an amazing Jungle Book themed World Book Day!
Bah Humbug! 18th Jan 2019 - 24 images
Key Stage 2 put on a fantastic performance for everyone at Christmas telling the story of Scrooge. Their singing, acting and enthusiasm was a joy to see and everyone should be very proud of their efforts.
Choose Respect 15th Nov 2018 - 35 images
Everyone was learning to respect each other and the equipment as they learned drumming skills.
Martial Arts 31st Oct 2018 - 39 images
The Hawks really enjoyed a taster session learning martial art skills from a coach.
Stone Age Day 19th Oct 2018 - 105 images
The Hawks had a fantastic Stone Age Day at Copsegrove farm foraging for food, pressing apples, whittling and making a roundhouse. A great trip!
Air Ambulance 5th Oct 2018 - 17 images
The West Midlands Air Ambulance visited school today to help everyone learn about the important job they do. Everyone enjoyed sitting in the pilot's seat.
Volcanoes! 5th Oct 2018 - 11 images
The Hawks made volcanoes and learnt how variables affect what they observe. They also had great fun!
Chocolate Rocks 27th Sep 2018 - 21 images
The Hawks used chocolate to learn about how different rocks are formed.
Owls Residential September 2018 25th Sep 2018 - 137 images
The Owls went to South Cerney Outdoor Education Centre in September 2018 for a 3-day residential visit
Gloucestershire Active Schools Awards 14th Sep 2018 - 59 images
We were shortlisted for 2 awards; The LOC Award for Young Volunteers and The engagement of all young people in physical activity. We were very proud to be shortlisted with some other fantastic schools and delighted when Fleur won the award for volunteering!
Greystones Farm 12th Sep 2018 - 244 images
To start our topic on the Stone Age to the Iron Age the Hawks visited a replica Iron Age house and learnt about some of the skills people had.
Enrichment Week 2018 23rd Jul 2018 - 100 images
During Enrichment Week the children found out about Asia, Africa, Australasia and South America ...
Sports Morning 2018 19th Jul 2018 - 339 images
Sports morning was a great success - congratulations to our new champions - Jupiter!
Athlete Visit 6th Jul 2018 - 75 images
Jack Rutter, captain of the England disabled football team, visited school to lead an active afternoon and run an inspiration assembly.
Cricket Competition 29th Jun 2018 - 13 images
The Hawks enjoyed competing against other local schools and applying their cricket skills to a game situation. It all took place in the beautiful surroundings of Frocester Cricket Club.
Area Sports 26th Jun 2018 - 12 images
24 pupils took part in Area Sports against the best athletes from the other districts. Everyone worked hard to do their best and 4 children achieved 3rd place in their event.
Active Summer Festival 15th Jun 2018 - 156 images
We were invited to visit Hartpury College to try out lots of active games. Everyone really enjoyed it. Thank you to Ned and Freddie for taking the photos.
Young Scientist Day 8th Jun 2018 - 32 images
Some of the Owls went to Cheltenham to take part in a science day as part of the Science Festival.
Cheltenham Science Festival 8th Jun 2018 - 87 images
The Hawks had a brilliant day visiting the Science Festival.
FGR Trip 8th Jun 2018 - 58 images
The Owls went to FGR to learn about sustainability and healthy living.
Active Session 7th Jun 2018 - 126 images
KS2 had an active session with Cheltenham Town Football Club!
Premier League Trophy Assembly! 7th Jun 2018 - 62 images
We had an assembly to learn about being active and meet the trophy for the first time.
Learning about the trophy 7th Jun 2018 - 40 images
Everyone had the opportunity to find out more about the Premier League Trophy!
Sponsored Walk 25th May 2018 - 13 images
The whole school took part in the sponsored walk. Everyone enjoyed being active in the beautiful surroundings of Avening.
Netball training 25th May 2018 - 66 images
The Owls were very lucky to be given some netball training from Severn Stars. One of the players was a South African international!
Quadkids Finals 25th May 2018 - 26 images
A team from the Hawks enjoyed competing in the District Finals.
District Sports 2018 22nd May 2018 - 40 images
The Hawks and Owls all enjoyed taking part in District Sports.
Kwik Cricket Festival 15th May 2018 - 31 images
The Hawks enjoyed taking part in a cricket festival at SWR to learn lots of new skills.
What kind of world did Jesus want? 14th May 2018 - 28 images
As part of our RE topic Rev Gerald talked to the pupils in class and then took everyone to the church.
All Stars Cricket Coaching 2nd May 2018 - 26 images
KS1 and Y3 really enjoyed their cricket coaching.
Talent Show 5th Apr 2018 - 46 images
Pupils entertained the rest of the school with their talents of comedy, magic, dancing, singing and drumming!
Sport Relief 2018 23rd Mar 2018 - 41 images
Everyone took part in our Sport Relief Challenge completing a variety of steps including skipping steps, sidesteps, jumping steps, backward steps and silly steps!
From Source to Severn 31st Jan 2018 - 180 images
As part of their topic the Hawks followed the stream outside school from the source all the way to where it meets the Severn.
Gymnastics at Sir William Romney's 5th Jan 2018 - 19 images
The Hawks took part in a gymnastics competition against other local schools. They were able to apply their learning in PE lessons to a competitive situation. One of our teams came second and another team came first!
Trip to FGR 30th Nov 2017 - 192 images
The Hawks had a fabulous trip to FGR. They learnt vegan cooking, football skills and about sustainability.
Healthy Meal 19th Oct 2017 - 97 images
The Hawks designed and cooked a healthy meal as part of their topic. They learnt new skills for cutting with a sharp knife and how to prepare food hygienically.
Football at Kingshill 18th Oct 2017 - 13 images
2 teams took part in a football tournament for girls at Kingshill School against other local schools. The development team scored their first ever goal and the other team finished with a bronze medal!
World 5000m Challenge 13th Oct 2017 - 24 images
Everyone took part in the World 5000m Challenge and collaborated superbly to set their personal best times. Watch out for their improvements later in the year.
South Cerney 4th Oct 2017 - 84 images
The Hawks have been learning about how being active is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. They visited South Cerney to experience some water sports and learn new skills.
Making toothpaste 4th Oct 2017 - 17 images
The Hawks made their own toothpaste and investigated whether it was as good as toothpaste from the shops.
Digestion 18th Sep 2017 - 103 images
The Hawks have been learning about the process of digestion. They became the digestive system and collaborated to 'digest' breakfast!
First Aid 13th Sep 2017 - 44 images
The Hawks have been learning to look after each other to begin their topic of 'Feeling Fit!'
Tour de Avening! 7th Jul 2017 - 145 images
To celebrate the start of the Tour de France the Hawks wanted to learn some cycling skills. Mr Jennings came into school to teach them bike maintenance and safety skills before having some fun riding around the field.
Cheltenham Cricket Festival 7th Jul 2017 - 59 images
Some of the Hawks and Owls enjoyed a day of coaching and spectating as Gloucestershire beat Glamorgan.
Kwik Cricket 6th Jul 2017 - 16 images
The Hawks really enjoyed the opportunity to apply their cricket skills in a game situation.
Science Festival 9th Jun 2017 - 75 images
The Hawks had an inspiring trip to the Cheltenham Science Festival where they got to experience many exciting resources such as 3D printing pens! They also had a fabulous talk about anatomy.
District Sports 2017 23rd May 2017 - 18 images
The Hawks and Owls all took part in the athletics competition against other local schools. Everyone showed superb levels of determination and perseverance in their performances.
Quadkids 2nd May 2017 - 59 images
The Hawks took part in a Quadkids competition at SWR School. Everyone took part as an athlete, organiser or part of the media team. It was a really enjoyable event!
Easter Egg Hunt 2017 7th Apr 2017 - 24 images
The children had a lovely time hunting for eggs in the sunny school garden.
Kestrels Dance 7th Apr 2017 - 37 images
The Kestrels really enjoyed performing their dance to their audience.
Roman Day 3rd Apr 2017 - 27 images
The Hawks wanted a Roman day to finish their topic this term. They looked fabulous in their Roman costumes and especially enjoyed the feast. They also learnt to count in Latin and name the days of the week.
Tag Rugby Festival 30th Mar 2017 - 44 images
The Hawks took part in a fantastic rugby festival in Cirencester. They applied the skills they had been learning in PE lessons and performed really well.
Roman Shields 23rd Mar 2017 - 16 images
The Hawks have designed and made some Roman shields to apply their paint mixing skills.
World Book Day 2 6th Mar 2017 - 91 images
Sue Wong-Walsh came into school and took some fantastic photos of our Harry Potter-themed World Book Day.
Roman trip to Caerleon 27th Feb 2017 - 137 images
The Hawks continued their learning about Roman Britain by visiting Caerleon. They were able to look around the barracks, amphitheater and baths. It was fabulous to see all of the real Roman artefacts.
Young Voices 2017 30th Jan 2017 - 70 images
Thirty children and six staff went to the NEC in Birmingham to take part in Young Voices.
Gymnastics 13th Jan 2017 - 46 images
The Hawks had a great time applying their gymnastic skills in a competition at SWR.
Corinium Museum 13th Jan 2017 - 64 images
The Hawks visited the Corinium Museum to find out about the Romans. They used the trip to plan their topic for the term.
The cast of 'Alice - The Musical' 16th Dec 2016 - 31 images
This Christmas the Key Stage 2 children performed 'Alice - The Musical.'
Active Photography Club 9th Nov 2016 - 223 images
The Activity Council suggested an active photography club to help people lead a healthy lifestyle. Here are some of the photographs they have taken so far.
Stone Age to Iron Age Day 9th Nov 2016 - 60 images
The Hawks had the opportunity to try out some of the skills they had been learning about in their topic. Everyone had a fantastic time. Isaac's Dad and Ollie's Mum were really kind to give up their time and help.
Geologist visit 4th Nov 2016 - 6 images
The Hawks were lucky to have a visit from a geologist to tell them more about rocks and answer their questions.
World 5000m Challenge 6th Oct 2016 - 128 images
The pupils at Avening School all took part in the World 5000m Challenge. In teams of 10 they raced against the clock to cover the distance as quickly as possible. Everyone enjoyed the opportunity to be more active during the day.
Share and Learn 6th Oct 2016 - 10 images
The Hawks have been enjoying their Share and Learn tasks and have produced some fabulous Stone Age models.
Team Cross Country 6th Oct 2016 - 10 images
2 teams took part in the team cross country at Kingshill School. The weather was lovely and everyone did their best and really enjoyed the experience.
Cookies 3rd Oct 2016 - 26 images
The Year 3 children have been learning cookery skills while they were making delicious cookies.
South Cerney 3rd Oct 2016 - 56 images
The Year 4 children have been learning new skills at South Cerney. Everyone really enjoyed being active on the water.
Owls visit to the Black Country Museum 27th Sep 2016 - 67 images
The Owls visited the Black Country Living Museum as part of their 'Industry' topic.
Archaeological Dig 22nd Sep 2016 - 132 images
The Hawks have been learning about sources of evidence historians use to find out about the past. They had an archaeological dig and made some fantastic discoveries!
Trip to Avebury 16th Sep 2016 - 144 images
The Hawks enjoyed a fantastic trip to Avebury to begin their topic on the Stone Age to Iron Age. They met a Bronze Age man who explained all of the clever tools he used.
Tour of Britatin 9th Sep 2016 - 31 images
The Activity Council went to Selsley Hill to support the Tour of Britain. They really enjoyed cheering on all of the cyclists and having the opportunity to spot Sir Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish!
A day in the life ... 20th Jul 2016 - 74 images
Sue Wong Walsh came into school on Tuesday 19 July and took these fantastic photographs.
Ancient Greek Day 19th Jul 2016 - 40 images
The Hawks finished their topic about the Olympics and ancient Greece by having a dressing up day. They prepared a Greek feast and were even lucky enough to have some Greek weather!
Cricket in Cheltenham 15th Jul 2016 - 49 images
Some children watched Gloucestershire play Essex in Cheltenham and took part in some cricket activities.
Avening Olympics 8th Jul 2016 - 192 images
After a week celebrating the Olympic Games in Rio we took part in our own Avening Olympics. Everyone enjoyed being an athlete or running an event. Thank you to Lily, Rufus and Archie for being our photographers.
Avening School's Got Talent 2016 1st Jul 2016 - 59 images
The children entertained their friends in a fabulous Talent Show.
Residential to Minehead 20th Jun 2016 - 367 images
The Owls really enjoyed their residential to Minehead. They took part in some great activities and even the weather brightened up for them!
Science Festival 10th Jun 2016 - 57 images
The Hawks visited the Science Festival in Cheltenham and were inspired by all of the fantastic displays. They learnt about their sensational senses.
Athlete Visit 27th May 2016 - 61 images
David Abrutat, a British hand cyclist, came into school to inspire the children to exercise and be healthy. Everyone had an enjoyable afternoon and were feeling good (as well as a little tired!) by the end.
Quadkids 27th May 2016 - 128 images
Louis, Nellie and Ollie took some fantastic photos of the Quadkids event.
Owls Assembly 27th May 2016 - 96 images
Dr Who visited Avening to narrate the Owls' assembly. They demonstrated all their fantastic learning from this year.
Share and Learn 17th May 2016 - 6 images
The Hawks have been learning about Mighty Olympians at home. Everyone is very impressed by their creativity!
Tennis 11th May 2016 - 39 images
The Y3/4 children took part in a tennis tournament at SWR and they won!
Greek Shields 4th May 2016 - 6 images
The Hawks have designed and made their own Greek shields. Some people used the Greek designs as inspiration and others used images important to them as the Greeks would have done.
Mighty Olympians Share and Learn 29th Apr 2016 - 4 images
The Hawks have been very creative in their Share and Learn tasks as they have continued their learning at home.
Quicksticks Hockey Finals 23rd Mar 2016 - 9 images
The hockey team took part in the finals at Cheltenham College. They really enjoyed their day and meeting an Olympic medalist.
Medieval Banquet - Eagles and Kestrels 22nd Mar 2016 - 96 images
The Eagles and Kestrels held a fabulous Medieval Banquet. There was music, dancing, jousting and delicious food.
Class Assembly 21st Mar 2016 - 40 images
The Hawks enjoyed performing their class assembly to their parents explaining everything they have learnt this term.
Sport Relief Mile 2016 18th Mar 2016 - 126 images
All the children and staff walked or ran a Sport Relief Mile at the playing field.
The Eagles went to Reverend Celia's. 17th Mar 2016 - 77 images
The Eagles went to Reverend Celia's for an egg hunt ... and to meet the horses!
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 3rd Mar 2016 - 66 images
Avening School was inspired by the story of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and took part in a day of maths challenges. Everyone enjoyed solving their problems to complete the Golden Ticket!
Kestrels and Eagles visit Chepstow Castle 26th Feb 2016 - 102 images
As part of their 'Dungeons and Dragons' topic, the Eagles and Kestrels visited Chepstow Castle.
Internet Safety 4th Feb 2016 - 4 images
2 police officers visited school to remind the children how to stay safe online. Visit the school blog for more information.
Source to Severn 29th Jan 2016 - 48 images
The Hawks followed the stream that travels through the school grounds from the source all the way to the Severn. It was amazing trip where everyone got to see real meanders, confluences and other river features.
River Model 25th Jan 2016 - 10 images
The Hawks are learning about rivers this term. They began their topic by making their own river.
Young Voices 2016 14th Jan 2016 - 86 images
A fantastic evening in Birmingham, singing in the largest school choir in the world!
Gymnastics Compeition 13th Jan 2016 - 19 images
The Hawks applied the gymnastic skills they have been learning in PE to a competition at SWR.
A Tale of Two Birthdays 9th Dec 2015 - 93 images
The Christmas performance by the Eagles and the Kestrels - December 2015.
Harvest Celebration 20th Oct 2015 - 52 images
The parents joined us for our Harvest Celebration. The food items collected will be taken to the Stroud food bank.
Non-Uniform Day for the Library 16th Oct 2015 - 30 images
The children dressed up as characters from their favourite books to raise money to buy new books for the school library.
Forest School 2 12th Oct 2015 - 17 images
The Hawks have developed their knowledge of building fires by preparing larger pieces of wood.
The skeleton 9th Oct 2015 - 23 images
The Hawks have been learning about how the skeleton protects the internal organs. They all had a go at protecting teacakes with a variety of success!
Farm to Fork 8th Oct 2015 - 23 images
The Hawks visited Tesco in Tetbury to learn about where food comes from and the journey it takes to their plates.
Teeth 1st Oct 2015 - 18 images
A dentist visited the Hawks to teach them about teeth and dental hygiene. Everyone learnt how to make good choices that will help them look after their teeth.
Forest School 22nd Sep 2015 - 15 images
The Hawks were able to persevere and light fires in the rain!
Rugby World Cup 18th Sep 2015 - 26 images
Avening represented Wales in a Tag-Rugby World Cup to celebrate the start of the real tournament. 36 teams took part and a 3rd place finish was a great achievement. They even got to meet Philippa Tuttiett who represents Wales!
Digestion 11th Sep 2015 - 28 images
The Hawks have been learning about digestion. It can be quite a messy process!
First Aid 9th Sep 2015 - 27 images
As part of our topic about 'Feeling Fit' we were taught some first aid skills that we could use if someone needs help.
Year 6 Celebration Meal 21st Jul 2015 - 31 images
To celebrate their time at Avening School the Year 6 children had the opportunity to cook and eat a meal together. Mrs Wilkinson and her team of helpers worked really hard to help them create their delicious meal.
A Day at the Cricket 16th Jul 2015 - 32 images
Some of the Hawks and the Owls had a really enjoyable day at Cheltenham College watching Gloucestershire play cricket and developing their own skills.
Tour de Avening! 8th Jul 2015 - 36 images
The Hawks wanted to bring their bikes to school as part of their topic about the Tour de France. They really enjoyed learning new cycling skills with Mrs Jordan.
Enrichment Week 2015 3rd Jul 2015 - 149 images
A wonderful week of art, design, forest school, music and story telling!
Sponsored Walk June 2015 22nd Jun 2015 - 104 images
Three and a half miles through the beautiful Avening countryside.
Residential - Day One 18th Jun 2015 - 42 images
The Owls went to South Cerney Outdoor Education Centre for a 3 day residential visit in June 2015.
Year 2 Cluster Sports 12th Jun 2015 - 32 images
The Year 2 children went to Brimscombe School for the annual cluster sports event.
District Sports 11th Jun 2015 - 40 images
The children took part in District Sports competing in a variety of athletics events against other local schools.
Tennis Competition 5th Jun 2015 - 12 images
Some of the Hawks went to a tennis competition in Cirencester and had a great time.
Parachutes 4th Jun 2015 - 36 images
Sula's Dad is a parachute instructor in the RAF. We were really lucky that he was able to come into school to talk about his job.
Class Assembly 3rd Jun 2015 - 45 images
The Owls performed their assembly brilliantly demonstrating all of their learning this year.
Beat the Flood! 20th May 2015 - 19 images
As part of their 'Share and Learn' this term the children were challenged to build a house that would survive a flood. They all survived the flood but not all could cope with the very heavy rain!
Copsegrove Farm 15th May 2015 - 62 images
The Hawks visited Copsegrove Farm to learn about food miles and habitats. There was also time for some cooking!
Forest Green Rovers 27th Apr 2015 - 137 images
The Hawks went on a trip to Forest Green Rovers to learn about sustainable energy, They also got to train on the pitch next to the first team!
Reading Games and Story-Sharing in the Eagles 17th Apr 2015 - 19 images
Parents came in to play reading games and share stories with the children in the Eagles clas.
Talent Show 27th Mar 2015 - 68 images
Avening School finished the term with the annual talent show. The children and staff were thoroughly entertained by the different acts who put their all into their performances.
Easter 27th Mar 2015 - 41 images
Everyone took part in our Easter Assembly and told part of the Easter story. After discussing new life we were extremely fortunate to have an Easter egg hunt.
Roman Day 27th Mar 2015 - 41 images
The Hawks all dressed as Romans and enjoyed a Roman feast. It was a wonderful end to a fantastic topic.
Roman Assembly 27th Mar 2015 - 21 images
The Hawks performed their Roman assembly to their parents to demonstrate their learning this term.
Roman Trip 20th Mar 2015 - 220 images
The Hawks visited Caerleon to learn more about the Romans. Everyone had a fantastic time and learnt such a lot.
Roman Town 13th Mar 2015 - 65 images
The Hawks have created a magnificent Roman Town as part of their topic this term. A great effort was made by everyone.
New Playground 5th Feb 2015 - 9 images
One of our playgrounds has been recently refurbished, much to the delight of the children!
Roman Shields 4th Feb 2015 - 15 images
The Hawks have been planning their invasion of Britannia. They learnt about the Roman Army and created their own scutum (shields).
Roman Catapults 4th Feb 2015 - 9 images
The Hawks have been learning to measure, cut and strengthen materials. They created some brilliant catapults.
Mores photos from the visit to Kemble! 28th Jan 2015 - 72 images
Mores photos from the visit to Kemble!
Country Dancing with Mrs Redpath 28th Jan 2015 - 26 images
The Kestrels learnt some country dancing with Mrs Redpath - Avening School's Country Dancing Queen!
A visit to Gloucester Museum as part of the Owls' 'Vikings' topic. 28th Jan 2015 - 28 images
The Owls are investigating the VIkings.
Y1 and Y2 visit to Kemble Airport 23rd Jan 2015 - 44 images
Y1 and Y2 visited Kemble Airport as part of their topic on 'Flight'.
Gymnastics Competition 8th Jan 2015 - 6 images
The Hawks took part in a gymnastics competition at SWR against other school in our cluster. One of our teams won! Everyone should be proud of their performance.
KS2 Christmas Performance 'Olivia' 18th Dec 2014 - 16 images
This year, the Hawks and the Owls performed 'Olivia'.
Christmas Performance Dress Rehearsal 2014 9th Dec 2014 - 38 images
'Christmas Recipe' dress rehearsal.
Prehistoric Pottery 25th Sep 2014 - 29 images
The Hawks saw some prehistoric pottery on their trip to Avebury and decided to make their own. Mrs Cornelius was able to help teach them how to make coil pots and decorate them with natural tools.
The Hawks Visit Avebury 15th Sep 2014 - 59 images
As part of their topic on the Stone Age the Hawks went on a trip to Avebury. They were able to handle real Stone Age artefacts and were inspired by the stone circle. They also walked from Avebury to Silbury Hill and thought about the possible reasons for it being built.
Summer Fete 2014 21st Jul 2014 - 61 images
A fabulous day - but how it rained!! Almost £1,800 was raised which is incredible.
Party at Rev Celia's 17th Jul 2014 - 18 images
Rev Celia very kindly invited the Hawks for a sports party at her house as an end of year treat.
Sports Morning 2014 17th Jul 2014 - 112 images
School Sports Morning 2014. Saturn were the eventual winners!
Commonwealth Games 8th Jul 2014 - 20 images
The Hawks took part in a Commonwealth Games event with all of the other schools in our cluster. Everyone had a great time learning about the events and making new friends.
International Day 1st Jul 2014 - 66 images
Everyone enjoyed working in their houses to learn about different countries from around the world.
Area Sports 2014 26th Jun 2014 - 24 images
Our fabulous athletes had a very enjoyable and successful time at Area Sports. They all gave their best and enjoyed competing against all of the other schools.
Rounders Festival 25th Jun 2014 - 35 images
The Hawks enjoyed a rounders festival at SWR. They were able to develop their skills and play some games. The festival was run brilliantly by the SWR Sports Leaders.
Choir at the War Memorial 13th Jun 2014 - 19 images
Choir at the War Memorial – Friday 13 June, 1:45 pm Key Stage 2 were joined by the choir from Woodchester School and Father Peter from the church to sing around the war memorial, as an act of commemoration to mark the First World War Centenary. The children sang together and reciting poems in what was a moving tribute to mark this signifcant milestone in world history.
Betty Bear goes to Spain 13th Jun 2014 - 27 images
Betty Bear took a holiday and met Mrs Sollis, who works in the school office. What a coincidence!
District Sports 2014 11th Jun 2014 - 47 images
We had another very successful District Sports and everyone enjoyed competing against the other schools in our cluster. Thank you to our roving reporters: George, Eric, Reevel and Arthur, for the fantastic pictures.
Residential 2013 9th Jun 2014 - 203 images
As the Owls prepare for this year's residential we thought we would put the photos up from last year so you can see the fun they had.
School Games Celebration Event 9th Jun 2014 - 36 images
Some of the Hawks were lucky enough to perform their dance at the School Games Celebration Event at Gloucester Cathedral. They performed to hundreds of people and got to see some other fantastic groups.
Sponsored Walk 23rd May 2014 - 20 images
The whole school showed great determination and resilience to complete the sponsored walk even though the weather was a little damp! Lots of children enjoyed the big puddles!
A visit to see Rev Celia and her lambs. 16th May 2014 - 90 images
Reverend Celia invited the Eagles to visit her farm and see her lambs - and play in her lovely garden!
Gymnastics Competition 17th Mar 2014 - 17 images
6 Hawks took part in a gymnastics competition. Everyone performed brilliantly and can identify how they will improve next time.
Tag Rugby 10th Mar 2014 - 4 images
Some fabulous play resulted in the Y5/6 team becoming cluster champions!
Cross Country Running 7th Mar 2014 - 5 images
Children from our running club showed great determination in the cross country events.
Visiting Storyteller 28th Feb 2014 - 36 images
We had a visit from Bill Church, a fantastic Storyteller.
Football Training 25th Feb 2014 - 17 images
Our football club were very lucky to have some football training with two players from Forest Green Rovers. Everyone had a great time and learnt some new skills.
From Source to Severn 10th Feb 2014 - 82 images
As part of our topic about rivers we followed the Aven stream from the source to the Severn. We were able to see many of the features of a river we have been learning about in school.
Making a River 13th Jan 2014 - 24 images
The Hawks are studying rivers this term. We have been busy making a river to learn about the different features.
Christmas Lunch 2013 19th Dec 2013 - 26 images
Avening School enjoyed their wonderful Christmas dinner created by our wonderful cook, Mrs McPherson.
Father Christmas 19th Dec 2013 - 68 images
We were very lucky to have such a special visitor come to Avening School!
Christmas Puddings 13th Dec 2013 - 13 images
The children have been learning how to make Christmas Puddings. They look like they will be delicious!
Sports Hall Athletics 11th Dec 2013 - 19 images
Some of the Owls have been taking part in Sports Hall Athletics events. They all performed to their best which was great to see.
Friendship Day 29th Nov 2013 - 9 images
As part of Anti-Bullying Week we had a friendship day. The children spent all day in their House Teams learning all about friendship and helping each other. The day finished with a fantastic assembly when they were able to perform their friendship dances, playground games, songs and display which they had collaborated on.
VE Day Celebration 29th Nov 2013 - 67 images
The Hawks celebrated VE Day as part of their topic work. They spent the day learning about the celebrations and wartime cooking. Mrs Pierce was a special guest who talked to the children about her memories of WW2 and Mr Marshal was the guest of honour for all the help he has given the Hawks.
Netball 6th Nov 2013 - 8 images
The netball team have been busy training and playing matches with Mrs Heslop.
Anderson Shelters 6th Nov 2013 - 19 images
For Share and Learn the Hawks made their own Anderson Shelters. They had some imaginative ideas!
Family History 16th Oct 2013 - 7 images
The children have been finding out about their families during WW2. They have brought in some fabulous artefacts.
Evacuation 25th Sep 2013 - 87 images
The Hawks were 'evacuated' to the STEAM Museum in Swindon to learn more about life in 1940.
Bristol Aquarium 19th Sep 2013 - 21 images
The Year 1 and Year 2 children enjoyed their visit to Bristol Aquarium.
Healthy Hawks Vegetables 12th Jul 2013 - 40 images
The Hawks are running a business this term selling vegetables and plants. All profits will go to FOAS to help them support the school.
Healthy Hawks Vegetables Sales 11th Jul 2013 - 16 images
We set up our shop on a Friday and sell our plants to parents after school.
Area Sports 2nd Jul 2013 - 13 images
The children who qualified from District Sports took part in Area Sports and competed brilliantly.
Close Farm 2nd Jul 2013 - 32 images
Billy wrote to Prince Charles to tell him about our organic vegetable business and we were invited to Close Farm near Tetbury. We were able to get some tips from the experts!
Copsegrove Farm 5th Jun 2013 - 57 images
The Hawks had a wonderful day visiting Copsegrove Farm. They were learning about farming, habitats and team work.
Victorian Rooms 27th Mar 2013 - 35 images
The Hawks made Victorian rooms after studying William Morris wallpaper designs.
Black Country Living Museum 11th Mar 2013 - 64 images
The Hawks had a fabulous day learning about Victorians on our trip to the Black Country Living Museum.
Basketball Skills 11th Feb 2013 - 24 images
The Hawks went to SWR to take part in a basketball skills session run by their Sports Leaders.
Visit from Sir Willard White. 26th Nov 2012 - 19 images
Sir Willard White visited and spent some time with the KS2 children.
Making Christmas Mincemeat 26th Nov 2012 - 33 images
The Key Stage 2 children spent the day making Christmas mincemeat to sell the the parents.
World of Work 6th Jul 2012 - 30 images
People come into school to talk to the children about their jobs.
Spaniel in the Works 21st Jun 2012 - 16 images
A theatre company visited school to tell the children about local sporting heroes.
Running a Marathon! 18th Jun 2012 - 122 images
Working together we ran a marathon as a school to celebrate the Jubilee and Olympics.
Stroud Schools Tag Rugby Champions! 18th Jun 2012 - 18 images
Year 3/4 tag rugby team win the competition this year.
The Dance of a River 22nd Mar 2012 - 6 images
The Hawks went to SWR to perform their dance- 'River' - at the cluster dance festival.
The Owls visited Sir William Romney's School for a DT Project. 9th Mar 2012 - 10 images
The Owls visited Sir William Romney's School for a DT Project.