Category Archives: School News

Day 5 (Thursday) Kingswood 2018

Today we saw our first damp dawn.  The heavens had opened and we realised why we had needed to pack all those things on the kit list that had been thus far untouched eg coats ! Despite the best efforts of the weather to dampen our spirits Year 6 shone through today. There was so much still to experience. This morning everyone took part
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Day 4 (Wednesday) Kingswood 2018

Another busy day dawned at West Runton. Today the weather had changed a little and it was very windy. After breakfast was another morning trip to the beach, this time we were there to continue exploring, dig in the sand, create some environmental art, play games and make a start on a great Kingswood tradition of our annual music video. After lunch with conditions
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Day 3 (Tuesday) Kingswood 2018

It was a little later today when sleepy faces began to emerge and the consensus was that a good nights sleep had been had by all, the fresh air is certainly working it’s magic here in Norfolk. Showers taken, rooms tidied we headed for breakfast. As we sat eating we chatted about the previous evening and our walk, one young man saying, “I just
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Day 2 (Monday) Kingswood 2018

Day 2 dawned bright and early excited voices could be head from about 6am and banners and balloons had appeared in the girls dorm to help a birthday celebration.  As we had plenty of time and everyone was showered and dressed we found ourselves with sufficient time before our 8.30am breakfast slot to enjoy a little early morning exercise on the field.  Some chose
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Year 6 Prom

Krispy Kreme doughnuts…selfie mirror…LED jewellry…dancing…music…and everybody dressed up and looking incredible!  That just about sums up the Year 6 prom that took place on Thursday.  What a great night and a brilliant way to celebrate their time at DBCPS.  It’s a shame it had to end. A huge thanks to all the parents who supported this event; organising food, drinks, decoraions and the extremely
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Beauty and the Beast

This past week has been quite a busy one for our Year 6 children!  A total of four performances of their 2018 production of Beauty and the Beast Jr saw a technical rehearsal on Monday, a dress rehearsal on Wednesday and their two main shows on Thursday and Friday. So much hard work has gone in to the show.  From finding out what show
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Recorder Festival

Year 3 Recorder students recently spent an afternoon participating in the Dartford Recorder Festival at Mick Jagger Center. Children from six schools (West Hill, Holy Trinity, The Gateway, Wentworth and Maypole) met to play music from notes they have learnt before and some that was improvised at the theatre. Each school played a tune they have learnt. DBCPS played theirs beautifully you can here
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Summertime Snaps!

With all the great weather recently we thought it would be nice to capture some moments from playtime.  These brilliant photos were taken by one of our Year 6 boys, Romarni.  Some great shots and captures the fun and games the children have during break times.  As the weather gets warmer please remember your hats and to put on suncream. What’s your favourite thing
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Red, White and Blue

To celebrate the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, we had a red, white and blue day on Friday.  What a great effort everyone made to look colourful in preparation for the big day! As well as everyone looking fantastic, we had a mini-street party in the school hall with some tasty picnic food. Out in the playground we had music, dancing and
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Easter Raffle and Discos

The Friends of DBCPS have been incredibly busy recently, organising three discos and an Easter Raffle!  A great way to finish the term. Thank you to all those that purchased tickets for the raffle. The draw was today and here are the winners: Then, over the past two Tuesdays, we’ve had discos for EYFS, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2!  Lots of great
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