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

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