Y6M Hands Up for Friendship Week

Y6M thought about the key messages for our PSHE learning this week and designed our own ‘Handy’ to celebrate our friends.

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Y5 P4C ๐ŸŒ โ™ฅ๏ธ

Today in P4C, Y5 read the book, โ€˜Here We Are.โ€™ Our chosen P4C question was, โ€˜is it good to be different?โ€™ We spoke about our own similarities and differences and […]

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Y6Sn visit Clifton Park memorial

Today Y6Sn walked to our local memorial at Clifton Park. It was quite emotional looking at all the names of the people who lost their lives to save ours. Many […]

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Y4K Drama

Today we have been interviewing each other. We took on various roles such as the interviewer, Robin Hood, Maid Marion and the person filming. We thought about appropriate questions to […]

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A visit from an Olympian ๐Ÿฅ‡

Today, Herringthorpe were very lucky to have a visit from the Olympic shot putter and discus thrower, Eden Francis. The children completed a training circuit and we raised a whopping […]

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Hilary Ford Ceremony – The British Empire Medal

This afternoon HM Lord-Lieutenant of South Yorkshire, Andrew J Coombe, came to our school to award The British Empire Medal. The Medal was awarded to Hilary Ford, a very special […]

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P4C Celebration Event

Mrs Graham, Mrs Morris and two children from Y5/6 had a wonderful afternoon at Sheffield Town Hall today, celebrating 70 years since the universal declaration of human rights. Ayaan and […]

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China visit-Day 2

Today has been an eventful day, action packed with lots of exciting learning for both our English and Chinese partners. The children have been kite making, designing and printing 3D […]

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Y5 Visit to Gainsborough Old Hall

What a fantastic day Y5 have had today! We were especially proud of the topic knowledge the children shared with the Old Hall staff today and the brilliant questions they […]

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Y4C- Pops Outdoor Adventure

Y4C have had an extremely exciting day today. We got to take part in a workshop where we used recyclable materials to make bird feeders and kites. Our bird feeders […]

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Sports Day 2018

Wow! What a fabulous morning we have had completing for our house teams in a range of sporting activities. All the pupils used their teamwork skills and resilience and have […]

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Y3 Real Project – Fashion through the ages

What at a busy week the children in Y3 have had preparing for our REAL project fashion show. We wanted to show the change in fashion from the stone age […]

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Headteacher’s Welcome Letter

As Executive Head Teacher, it gives me great pleasure to welcome you to our website, we are very proud of your childrenโ€™s achievements at Herringthorpe Junior School and we know […]

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Music Concert 2018

Today, Thursday 18th January 2018, the children put on a wonderful musical performance for the whole school and for parents and carers to come and watch. Many musical instruments were […]

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Electrical Conductors and Insulators

This week in Y5D, we have been carrying out experiments related to conductors and insulators of electricity. The children chose an object to test. For example, a lemon. They then […]

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Willow Tree Film Festival

Last week, children, parents and teachers, from all four schools in our academy, came together for one very special event … Our first ever, Willow Tree Film Festival! And what […]

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Year 6 Leavers 2017

This afternoon, we came together for a wonderful assembly, to celebrate the achievements of this year’s Year 6 children. They opened with an amazing ‘Through the Decades’ Talent Show, with […]

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Willow Tree Olympics 2017

On Friday 16th June 2017, we held our own Willow Tree Olympics. This was a wonderful, collaborative sports event that brought four schools together! The children enjoyed making new friendships […]

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Bakersfield Court

Today some of our children visited a local residential home, Bakersfield Court. The children went to sing traditional Christmas carols to the awaiting residents. They sang so beautifully and everybody […]

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Year 6 SATS Information 2017

Download:ย Year 6 SATS Information Thank you to everyone who attended the SATS information evening. We know that it is not always possible to make it into school but we would […]

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Sleeping Beauty Production 2016

Monday 12th December 2016 Today our amazing cast of little actors took to the stage, twice, to perform in our school play, Sleeping Beauty. The professionalism and resilience of each […]

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Year 6 on the BIG screen!

What an incredible day Year 6 haveย had today! Thanks to the AMAZING staff at the Odeon Cinema in Sheffield, we were able to showcase our fabulous film and animation learning […]

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Christingle Service 2016

On Thursday the 8th of December 2016 we held our annual Christingle Service. All the school participated and had some different parts to play. Year 3’s with their beautiful Christingle […]

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Carols in the Round 2016

On Tuesday 6th December 2016 we held our hugely popular Carols in the Round evening. Parents, children and staff gathered together to sing some traditional carols in the centre circle. […]

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Christmas Dinner/Jumper Day 2016

On Wednesday the 7th December 2016, it was our Christmas school dinner day and, wow, we certainly had our dinner in style!ย The children looked so festive and colourful in all […]

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Remembrance Service 11.11.16

On Friday November the 11th 2016 Herringthorpe Juniors and Herringthorpe Infants gathered together to remember the fallen. The Remembrance service was held ย in the centre circle with children contributing to […]

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Eid Celebration 2016

On Friday 16th September we celebrated Eid in fashion! Throughout the day the children completed various activities and crafts linked to Eid. There was also indian food tasting, Henna art […]

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Herringthorpe’s Got Talent 2016!

Friday 17th June 2016 WOW!!ย  What an amazing morning we have had at Herringthorpe Juniors today! It has been filled with so many talented children making us all laugh, cry, […]

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Music Concert 2016

Today the children put on a wonderful musical performance for the whole school and for parents and carers. Many musical instruments were on show with such talented musicians behind them! […]

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Collaborative Olympics!

On Thursday 9th June 2016. Herringthorpe Juniors hosted a mini Olympics event with Greasbrough Primary School and Roughwood Primary School. All Year 5’s and 6’s from all three schools came […]

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Parent/Carer Views

At our latest parents evening, parents and carers were given the opportunity to fill out a questionnaire form that related to what their views and opinions were about our school. […]

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Year 3 Harry Potter Filming

Today Mrs Pye’s class and half of Mrs Brewin’s class visited Rawmarsh CLC to film their very own rendition of Harry Potter! They had the most wonderful time, learning many […]

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Easter Assembly 2016

    On Thursday 17th of March 2016 the whole school celebrated Easter in their own individual way! From beautiful singing, poetry, amazing instrument performances and their very own Easter […]

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Herringthorpe’s Got Talent 2015

On Friday the 3rd July 2015 we held our annual Herringthorpe’s Got Talent show! As always it was a huge success with children enjoying all the amazing acts. The children […]

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Special Mentions 4.12.20

As we approach the end of term, we are proud to say that the standard of work has not slipped. Here is this weeks Special Mentions full of amazing work […]

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Phonics in Y3 adding the suffix ‘ly’

This morning our Y3 phonics groups have continued to explore the suffix ‘ly’ we were adding it to words. We then created our own wordsearches!

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Y4A incredible me

As part of our linking project we read the book Incredible me and talked about all the hints that make us incredible and special. Here are some of our amazing […]

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Y5C Astronaut Training Day ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿš€ ๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿš€

Today, Y5C became astronauts. We completed a series of space mission challenges to help us achieve astronaut status. Take a look at some of our activities below:

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Christingle 2020

This years Christingle service is slightly different, however the children of Herringthorpe wanted to spread the joy regardless of the current situation, we think you will agree they’ve done an […]

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Y3 Animation using onion skinning

This morning we have been animating our own scenes. We have researched what onion skinning is and now we have finally put it to the test to create our very […]

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Blasting off on a space adventure in 5Eb

As new recruits of the NASA Space Academy, 5Eb were contacted by mission control to complete a busy training schedule ahead of their trip to work on the ISS. We […]

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Y4K P4C

In Y4K’s P4C lesson we read ‘After the Fall’. After much discussion the question that the class chose was: We then talked about how it would depend on which parts […]

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Festive Forest Forage

Today Y6Sn visited our local park to collect some resources to make our Christmas decorations. We found some incredibly shaped leaves, twigs, berries and conkers. We even came across the […]

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Y3 Christingle Preparations

This morning the whole of y3 have been working so hard to prepare our video for our virtual Christingle. We can’t wait for you to see it later in the […]

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Y4A Science investigation

This morning in Y4A we conducted a science investigation based around chocolate! We wanted to find out which type of chocolate would change state the quickest. Most children found it […]

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Y3 How to be a Good Friend

During Friendship Week, Year 3 have been using ICT to make posters about how to be a good friend. We discussed how we could be a good friend and what […]

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Y6M Periscopes

After applying our knowledge of reflection to design a periscope, we created one before trying it out in our school grounds. Our aim was to identify the enemy targets who […]

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Y3 P4C: After the Fall

This week y3 have completed a p4c session on the story After the Fall. We discussed the importance of never giving up and facing our fears. We thought about the […]

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Staff Wellness Wednesday- pancake decorating ๐Ÿฅž๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿผ

As part of staff well-being, today the teachers decorated their own pancakes, adding a little Christmas sparkle. What do you think?

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