Discovery Course at Horseworld

Yesterday was the final session of our first complete Discovery Course Programme run in partnership with Horseworld.   The horse is a unique, ideal tool to promote emotional growth and learning in young people.  Over the past few weeks, children have been learning about the wide range of skills and temperament needed to work alongside and care for horses.  Yesterday finished with some great riding skills and some horsey hugs.  Well done to all the participants on the programme.



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Anti-Bullying Week 13th November

Early in Term 2 we will have our regular focus week to tackle and prevent all forms of bullying.  We will share further information about the activities we will be doing this year.  We understand that good communication with parents helps us work more effectively. Here is a useful link for parents about identifying  and reporting bullying.




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Reception Open Days

For parents whose children are starting school September 2018
Cabot Open day
Monday 16th October at 4pm
Wednesday 18th October at 9.30am
Monday 6th November at 4pm
Wednesday 8th November at 9.30am
Parents are invited to have a look around the school and meet the Head Teacher and other staff. If this is not convenient, then just give us a call and we’ll give you a guided tour.
Please contact the school office if you would like any further information. We look forward to your child becoming a pupil at Cabot Primary School and to your involvement with the school.
Halston Drive, Open day poster 2 (2)St Pauls, Bristol, BS29JE Tel:0117 377 2630 Email: Web:

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Key Stage 1 visit to Weston-Super-Mare

Our Year 1 and Year 2 classes had a fantastic day at the beach this week.  As well as all the fun learning in the sand and sea there was still time for a tasty ice-cream treat to keep us cool in the warm sunshine.  Thank you parents for joining in with all the activities and not being afraid to get your feet wet!


Mr Burton


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Welcome to our new website

We are pleased to introduce our new website, which we have developed after consulting with parents. We’ve made it more user friendly for both existing and future families. We’re going to keep you up to date with upcoming events and latest news, along with a flavour of life in school and what each class is getting up to each term. Please do check back regularly to keep up-to-date!

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Maths week

Our latest maths week was a great success.  This year the focus was ‘real-life maths’, with a particular focus on shape.

Year 3, 4 5 and 6 were all visited by STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) volunteers who ran bridge building workshops.  As well as learning about the importance of strong shapes, pupils used their measuring and calculating skills to help construct and test their bridges.

Key stage one and Foundation Stage also thought about shape.  In these classes children carried out shape hunts inside and outside the school and thought about shapes they may find in other environments outside of school.  This led to much discussion about the properties of 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional shapes.

Additional to the work on real-life shape, all classes were given a budget of £10 to buy materials for and make a product to sell at a sale at the end of the week.  The profits for each class will then be donated to the classes’ chosen charity.  The sale was a huge success, every class made a profit.  A particularly big Well Done goes to year four who raised £32 for their chosen charity, the most profit made.

Below are some photos of a selection of the many activities that took place over the course of the week, enjoy!

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