“Netball club is good fun.” – SH
“I love EAL trips on the minibus.” – IL
“Maths is my best lesson because I like doing my times tables.” – KH
“Science is great because we get to do experiments.” – NC
“The football team is great!” – SL
“I love going on lots of trips.” – TR
“I like the reward trips, especially lazer tag!” – JC
“My teacher helps me when I don’t understand.” – AM
“I use an ipad to help me check my work.” – LF
“My teacher is the best teacher ever!” – FR
“When I finish my work I help other people.” – CB
“I love school because I love learning!” – SG
“I enjoy energy club because I play games with my friends.” – AS
“I like going to ‘Little Pears’ because its fun and I can play games.” – AB
“I want to stay in the EAL Class forever!” – AP
“Maths lessons are the best!” – SW

The Hollymount Charter

The charter puts into words our vision of the different opportunities and experience we want our children to have at Hollymount.

During their time at Hollymount School every child will have the opportunity to:

> Take part in a public performance

> Take part in a residential trip

> Use the outdoors to enhance their learning experience e.g. Forest school

> Experience a wide range of clubs including those supported by outside agencies e.g Rock climbing, horse riding

> Be a part of a whole school trip annually

> Be a part of a ‘house’ and take part in annual ‘ house activities’,

> Experience a visit or visitor for each termly theme

> Learn how to play a musical instrument

> Learn a new language

> Visit places of worship

> Visit, experience different places of work

> Take part in at least 1 enterprise activity a year, within school and the local

> community, raising money for community, charities and school

> Take ownership of their own learning

> Learn first aid skills

> Experience cooking a nutritional, balanced meal

> Learn the ‘value’ of money in a real context

> Have a piece of art work framed and displayed

> Learn to reduce, reuse and recycle waste

> Visit a theatre to watch a live performance

> Participate in at least 5 different sports and represent the school in at least one sporting competition

> Take part in a disability awareness raising activity