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  1. Surprise Viking raid on Y4 Saxons!

    Year 4 had made Saxon houses and were experiencing life as rural farmers on our school field when they were suddenly attacked by Vikings! Before they left, the raiders set fire to the village, frightened the inhabitants and demanded that they either join the Vikings or be attacked again in the future. The Saxons then had Continue…

  2. Y5 Greek Theme Day

    By the beard of Zeus…Year 5 had a toga-tastic day as part of their Ancient Greece topic. This morning All Saints could have been mistaken for Mount Olympus – there were gods, goddesses, warriors, Athenians, Spartans and Olympians wherever you looked. The children had a wonderful day deepening their knowledge of Ancient Greece and learning with Continue…

  3. Y6 Leavers’ Trip – Blackpool

    ‘Oh we do like to be beside the seaside…’ All the Year 6 classes across St Mary’s Academy Trust went to Blackpool for their Leavers’ Trip. The weather was beautiful and the children all had a fantastic time on the beach and in the amusement arcades before heading to the Tower for lunch. Everyone then Continue…

  4. 1940s Summer Fair – a Dakota over Darfield

    What an incredible Summer Fair! We were delighted that the Mayor opened the Fair for us, he, and the Mayoress, then stayed around for most of the event, meeting and greeting the children and visitors. We then had the first of 3 wonderful performances from a George Formby tribute act, a Punch and Judy show Continue…

  5. SMAT football tournament

    This was a wonderful afternoon where All Saints ‘Green and White Army’ showcased their footballing talent against the might of the other SMAT schools at Barnsley FC.  

  6. ATTENDANCE MATTERS!

    It certainly does! We were delighted by the number of children Mrs Wilkinson (PSA and Attendance Officer) was able to award Improved Attendance certificates to at a special assembly this week. Apart from the certificate the children LOVED the confetti fountain which was fired to celebrate their achievement.   Look out for more Attendance Award Assemblies Continue…

  7. Huddersfield Veterans visit Y6

    The children of Year 6 had a wonderful afternoon with the Huddersfield and District Army Veterans Association. The Veterans told the children what life was like during World War 2 and in the intervening years. It was a very interesting afternoon and the children enjoyed handling the memorabilia and meeting the veterans. They particularly enjoyed Continue…

  8. Barnsley Young Champions!

    WOW! What an experience it has been for our winners of the SMAT Louder than Life competition. First of all they won the school competition before going through to the SMAT finals at Priory Campus. They were delighted to win that after giving a very confident presentation and were amazed to hear that their prize would Continue…

  9. Sports Relief 2018

    A massive thank you to Tesco, Morrisons and Fruit and Veg Delivery Barnsley for their kind donations of fruit which were sold today in aid of Sport Relief. The children had a wonderful day, full of sporting activities and enjoyed the fruit stall. We raised a total of £265 which will be split between Sports Relief and Continue…

  10. Mother’s Day

    We were delighted to welcome so many mums, aunts, grans and even a few dads to our Mother’s Day service. The children entertained the audience with poems, prayers, thoughts and songs and Reverend David shared a special message with everyone. Well done All Saints you’ve done it again –  what a lovely celebration. The children Continue…