Ditch the Stabilisers

Well done to all the children who took part in Ditch the Stabilisers last Friday. We are proud to announce that Ollie managed to ride unaided for the first time. Well done Ollie!


Bike Club KS2

Our Bike It Officer Arthur will be running an after school bike club on Thursday’s starting Thursday 9th March. There are only 6 places available and we will run it on a first come first served basis. All biking abilities are welcome but riders must had a basic knowledge of riding a bike and


Thank You

A big thank you to Children’s Books Store,in Islington, for donating lots of new books to the school. The shop sells brand new books for a £1 each, its definitely worth a visit.


Scholastic Book Fair

Thank you to everyone who bought books at the book fair this week. The school will receive lots of new books to the amount we collected. Happy reading!


World Book Day - Thursday 2nd March

On Thursday 2nd March we will be celebrating World Book Day, which coincides with our Literacy Week. As is


JTA Poster comp

The Junior Travel Ambassadors need your help! Please design a poster, for the up and coming Big Pedal event, promoting cycling to school.  The posters should be A4 size, bright and colourful! The winning poster will be on display throughout the school and our website.  Entries to be in by Friday 3rd March and handed to the School Office. We look forward to seeing your designs. 


Parent/carer survey

We really value your views on our school. You should have received a text with the survey



Police Station in Reception

Reception children have been learning about People Who Help Us, especial-ly the role of policemen. They have been pretending to be the officers and worked hard on keeping everyone safe. We are all looking forward to meeting a real police officer on Monday and we have been writing down to ask them questions.


Babies in Nursery

Nursery children have been very busy bathing baby dolls. They are wondering if a parent would like to come to visit them and bath a real baby in the


Year 2 Animal Visit

Year Two have been learning all about the basic needs of animals. Last Thursday, Miss Stone's Yorkshire Terrier, Betsy, came to visit the children to help them with their learning. Then on Friday the excitement continued when they were visited by Dash, Mrs Johnston's tortoise.


Year 1 Trip to St Peter Le Poer

Year 1 were model students on our visit to St Peter Le Poer church last week. We were all very proud of how well they behaved. Well done!


Chinese New Year in EYFS

Nursery and


Golden Lock Winners

Congratulations to this weeks winners Jamie , Iona and Karim for cycling to school and winning 100 college points each. Take care and be careful cycling in this frosty weather !



Visit to Year 3 Warburtons came into Year 3 this week to talk about healthy eating and the children had a chance to make their own healthy sandwiches ! Year


6 Trip to Lloyds of London

Year 6 went to Lloyds of London on Thursday where they learnt about Financial risk! The day started with a



Year 3 Cycling

Year 3 had a great time completing their bike ability training this week. We are proud to announce that  3 children learnt to ride a bike for the very first time.  Over half the class have achieved Level 1 training and can now cycle safely.  


Dr Bike

A big thank you to our Bikeit team for fixing so many bikes on Wednesday.  We look forward to seeing more children riding their bikes to school. If your child does ride their bike to school next week we have a GOLDEN LOCK competition which


HAPPY 2017

Welcome back everyone! We hope you all had a peaceful break after a long and busy Autumn term, which we finished off with a Junior Concert full of festive songs. We wish you all a happy and healthy new year.



We would like to thank the Friends of Hollickwood for contributing the majority of the cost of our membership to Reading Eggs for the next year. This has enabled us to enrol all the children from Reception to Year 6. You will receive a letter with your child's username and