School News

Monkwood Class of '21 - The One Where They All Leave 😭 Today is the day that our golden oldies start their Year 7 journey and we all hope that they are having/ had the most wonderful day possible. I'm sure that they are already far too grown up for us, but we think the [...]
Such a wonderful day, when all at Monkwood truly shone with Pride! πŸŒˆπŸ³β€πŸŒˆ 30th June 2021
Class 2 have grown lots of different vegetables this year. The children have taken time to care for the plants and are now seeing what they have produced.
Over the last two days, Year 6 students have had a fantastic time taking part in their residential camping trip. The students have thrown themselves into everything - from kayaking, to beanbag tennis, to the conga (and much more)! A big thank you to Wickersley Partnership Trust for providing and organising the residential trip to [...]
Monkwood is proud to announce that we raised Β£245 on Numbers Day earlier this year in aid of the NSPCC. The money raised will help change childhoods across the UK.

This academic year at Wickersley Partnership Trust, we have been exploring the theme of β€˜Equality’. All of the schools in the Trust are focusing on equality in June and students will be learning about a number of different issues and themes in lessons and assemblies. We would like our students to take part in a […]

As part of our Mexico topic, Year 6 have been using oil pastels to create self-portraits in the style of Frida Kahlo. They are fabulous!
Children in Class 13 have been practicing their clay skills in preparation for making a clay tile featuring a clay invertebrate. The children have learnt how to shape, mould and join clay, and also have found different techniques for creating marks and patterns. They had lots of fun and produced some beautiful work.
Class 2 had a fantastic time with Pop's Outdoor Adventure Centre on Friday. They explored the woods to find resources for their woodland farm and constructed areas for the animals to live.
Jaiden Kirk from Class 11 has - along with his classmates - been learning about the Norman invasion of Britain in 1066 and in particular The Battles of Stamford Bridge and Hastings, and how crucial they were in shaping British History. On a recent visit to Whitby, Jaiden was so inspired by his learning that [...]