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School Houses

In Year Six, as part of the additional responsibilities given to the children, are the roles of House Captains and Vice House Captains. These are very important roles in school and the children have to apply in writing, if they wish to be considered for the posts. The children make a speech at the first house assembly in September and are voted in by their house peers.

House Captains and Vice House Captains are expected to set an example to younger children, to embody the school values and contribute to the wider community.

They help the younger children, both in the classroom and at playtimes. They play a pivotal role in special days and themed weeks, assisting the staff in their planned activities. They also help with school events such as Harvest Festival, Christmas, coffee mornings and fundraising activities.

Each year we have three House Captains and three Vice House Captains. They lead our Houses Pegasus, Gryphon and Phoenix.  This year they are:

Houses 2017-2018

 

  • Phoenix House Captain: Jessica Shefford
  • Phoenix Vice House Captain: Jesse Coyles

 

  • Gryphon House Captain: Jenson Cooper
  • Gryphon Vice House Captain: Jake Thorburn

 

  • Pegasus House Captain: Samantha Barella
  • Pegasus Vice House Captain: Milly Lomax

 

Weekly House Winners 2017-2018

  • 15th September:                                              Pegasus
  • 22nd September:                                            Gryphon
  • 29th September:                                             Pheonix
  • 6th October:                                                     Pegasus
  • 13th October                                                     Gryphon
  • 20th October                                                    Pegasus
  • 3rd November                                                 Gryphon
  • 10th November                                                Pheonix
  • 17th November                                                Gryphon
  • 24th November                                               Pegasus
  • 1st December                                                   Pheonix
  • 8th December                                                 Pegasus
  • 15th December                                                Gryphon
  • 12th January                                                     Gryphon
  • 19th January                                                     Gryphon
  • 26th January                                                    Pegasus
  • 2nd February                                                    Gryphon
  • 9th February                                          Pheonix and Gryphon
  • 23rd February                                                   Gryphon
  • 2nd March                                                         Pegasus
  • 9th March                                                          Pheonix
  • 16th March                                                         Gryphon
  • 23rd March                                                        Gryphon
  • 20th April                                                            Pheonix
  • 27th April                                                            Pheonix
  • 4th May                                                              Pegasus
  • 11th May                                                              Gryphon
  • 18th May                                                             Pegasus
  • 25th May                                                 Pegasus and Gryphon
  • 8th June                                                           Pheonix
  • 15th June                                                          Gryphon