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Yr 3 Walk to St Mary’s Church

Year 3 had a wonderful time walking to St Mary’s Church as part of our Geography learning. We planned our route before leaving using a printout from google maps. When planning, we ensured we followed the safest and most sensible route. This meant we could avoid busy roads. We also learnt about residential, commercial and

Year 4 trip to the Hawthorn Centre

On Tuesday 10th September, Year 4 explored their learning question “What lives in and around our school grounds?” at Hawthorns Urban Wildlife Centre on Southampton Common. It was a beautiful, sunshine-filled day and we made the most of it by exploring the Common and the wildlife that live there. We took part in lots of

Last Day of Term

On Tuesday 23rd July, 2019 we had to say goodbye to our Year 6 pupils and a few of our teachers. We had an assembly to celebrate the teachers and pupils hard work throughout their time at Mount Pleasant, with an emotional goodbye at the end. We wish all our Year 6 pupils and departing

Open Afternoon

On Friday 19th July 2019, we welcomed parents to come into the school for Open Afternoon. The parents had the opportunity to discuss their children’s reports and progress throughout the year with their teachers. They also had the opportunity to walk through the school and see their children’s work displayed all around the school.

Yr 6 Performance of Oliver

On Thursday 18th July, Year 6 put on a performance of Oliver. The performance went extremely well and we are very proud of all our Year 6 pupils, for all the hard work and effort they have put in for the past few weeks.

Yr 6 Trip to Osborne House, Isle of Wight

The Children enjoyed a trip to Osborne House, Isle of Wight on Tuesday 16th July 2019. The children got to travel over to the Isle of Wight on the ferry. Once the children arrived at Osborne house, they had the opportunity to explore the history of the house and all who resided there. They also

Governors’ Prize Giving Awards

Governors’ were delighted to present their awards during Monday 15th July Governors’ Prize Giving Awards. This is only the second award ceremony, which governors have devised to celebrate a range of achievements by pupils throughout the school year. Children who had been nominated earned awards and overall winners were presented with trophies. Teachers gave citations

Cricket Finals

On Wednesday 3rd July we saw some of Mount Pleasant Pupils starring on the Cricket Pitch! The school cricket team, thundered their way through to a thrilling final. Due to strategy and skill, they won the final, earning themselves a place in the County finals. This means that they won’t be watching cricket at the

Transition Day

On Wednesday 3rd July, the children got to meet their new teachers and spend the day working with them. We enjoyed welcoming our new pupils from Maytree, but had mixed emotions about saying ‘farewell’ to our Y6 pupils as they made the move to Secondary School. The children were introduced to their teachers and new

Sports Day

On Friday 28th June 2019 the whole school headed over to Richard Taunton College for our annual Sports Day. The sun was shining as the children, in their house teams, participated in many sporting events, provided by the staff of Richard Taunton College. We had a great time and enjoyed welcoming parents and relatives to