Occasions

At Herbert Morrison Primary School, we are in a fantastic location and are able to take full advantage of the wide ranging experiences available.

We invite inspirational speakers to motivate our children and we participate in a number of workshops and events that promote creativity and ensure our school community is continually enriched.

We also have numerous school events, such as the annual BBQ; termly open days, invite parents into class to participate in their child’s learning; regular cake sales and school fairs, organised by the ‘Friends of HMPS’, also ensure a positive community spirit. Browse through our Occasions gallery to experience as Ofsted states A wide range of trips and an appealing mixture of visitors.” (2011)

Galleries:

School Barbeque

Sports Day 2015

Early Years Sports Day

Red Nose Day 2015

Nursery Christmas Party

Achievement & Caring Cup Winners

South Bank University Graduation Ceremony

Congratulations to the  children who graduated on 19th November at the prestigious South Bank University. 

We were all very lucky to have a guest appearance from Andy Barrow, Olympic Gold Medallist in Wheelchair Rugby whom individually took a picture with each child.  We are very proud of your extra curricular learning and you all look amazing sporting the ‘University look’!

Achievement Cup Winners

Own Clothes Day

School Council organised a fund raising day to make our football pen EVEN BETTER. Thank you to everyone for joining in.

We raised £148. We are now waiting for the pen to be improved …. Watch that space!

Black History Month Exhibition

We concluded our ‘Black History Month’ activities with a fantastic exhibition in the hall which showcased all the fantastic experiences the children participated in throughout October.

Cultural Day

We celebrate Black History Month by holding a cultural day, where parents are invited into school to support learning.

We had fantastic parental involvement and would like to thank our parents for their wonderful support. Some children and parents dressed in traditional clothes. Children learnt about inspirational black people from Britain and abroad. They explored history, culture and will continue to explore these themes throughout October.

Year 6 visit the Cultural Archives in Brixton

Year 6 visited an exhibition celebrating Black British Women.

Macmillan Coffee Morning

Our Macmillan coffee morning was a great success.

Parents and teachers alike mingled and chatted over delicious cakes  whilst children enjoyed cakes and juice.  All proceeds will go towards supporting those affected by cancer. We raised a total of £215, an amazing amount.

We would like to thank Sainsbury’s Nine Elms Temp Store and our parents, staff and children for their kind contributions and wonderful support.

Rhinos Graduation

Mrs Avella returned to give an inspirational speech to the wonderful Rhino class as we bid them farewell to their time at Herbert Morrison and wish them every success in their new schools.

School Barbeque

Sports Day

Early Years Sports Day

Leopards visit a Synagogue

Inspirational Speaker

Iman Nour from Al-Nagashi Mosque gave an inspirational assembly sharing the beliefs of Islam.

‘Bike It’ Support Our Commitment To Road Safety

Porcupines explore Baptism and visit a Chapel

Mrs Ross came into class and showed the children how she would perform a Baptism.

Mrs Avella took  the class to a local church to explore what is needed to perform a Christian naming ceremony.

Achievement Cup Winners

Farm Visit

The Dogs Trust

The Dogs Trust visited Camels Class. They talked about how to treat animals kindly and with respect.

They discussed responsible dog ownership by providing needs such as food, shelter, water, and medical treatment and kindness. As well as informing the children of how to keep safe for example by not approaching unknown dogs. Check out their website for further information, www.dogstrust.org.uk

Fire Safety Session by the Fire Brigade

School Barbeque

What a wonderful time everyone had at the barbeque!

 Cultural Day in the Nursery

Families really got into the spirit of cultural day by wearing traditional clothes to Nursery and bringing traditional food to share. Yum!

 Stockwell War Memorial

Meerkats visited the Stockwell War Memorial to support their learning about the Second World War.

Sports Relief Charity Walk

The whole school took part in a sponsored walk for Sport Relief.

Rhinos Visit the Science Museum

Meerkats have a Fire Safety talk with a Firefighter

Rhinos Visit the Science Labs at Lilian Baylis Secondary School

Meerkats Visit the Science Museum

Meerkats had to explore how engines, wheels and axles worked as stimuli to making their own vehicles.

They sketched their ideas to support the planning stages of their models.

Panthers visit Battersea Power Station

School Traffic Safety Officers

Some pupils investigated traffic safety with local police on Wandsworth Road during morning rush hour.

They were shown how to use speed gun, luckily everyone passing was within the speed limit!

Our Library Refurbishment

At Herbert Morrison Primary School, we are in a fantastic location and are able to take full advantage of the wide ranging experiences available.

We invite inspirational speakers to motivate our children and we participate in a number of workshops and events that promote creativity and ensure our school community is continually enriched.

We also have numerous school events, such as the annual BBQ; termly open days, invite parents into class to participate in their child’s learning; regular cake sales and school fairs, organised by the ‘Friends of HMPS’, also ensure a positive community spirit. Browse through our Occasions gallery to experience as Ofsted states A wide range of trips and an appealing mixture of visitors.” (2011)

Galleries:

School Barbeque

Sports Day 2015

Early Years Sports Day

Red Nose Day 2015

Nursery Christmas Party

Achievement & Caring Cup Winners

South Bank University Graduation Ceremony

Congratulations to the  children who graduated on 19th November at the prestigious South Bank University. 

We were all very lucky to have a guest appearance from Andy Barrow, Olympic Gold Medallist in Wheelchair Rugby whom individually took a picture with each child.  We are very proud of your extra curricular learning and you all look amazing sporting the ‘University look’!

Achievement Cup Winners

Own Clothes Day

School Council organised a fund raising day to make our football pen EVEN BETTER. Thank you to everyone for joining in.

We raised £148. We are now waiting for the pen to be improved …. Watch that space!

Black History Month Exhibition

We concluded our ‘Black History Month’ activities with a fantastic exhibition in the hall which showcased all the fantastic experiences the children participated in throughout October.

Cultural Day

We celebrate Black History Month by holding a cultural day, where parents are invited into school to support learning.

We had fantastic parental involvement and would like to thank our parents for their wonderful support. Some children and parents dressed in traditional clothes. Children learnt about inspirational black people from Britain and abroad. They explored history, culture and will continue to explore these themes throughout October.

Year 6 visit the Cultural Archives in Brixton

Year 6 visited an exhibition celebrating Black British Women.

Macmillan Coffee Morning

Our Macmillan coffee morning was a great success.

Parents and teachers alike mingled and chatted over delicious cakes  whilst children enjoyed cakes and juice.  All proceeds will go towards supporting those affected by cancer. We raised a total of £215, an amazing amount.

We would like to thank Sainsbury’s Nine Elms Temp Store and our parents, staff and children for their kind contributions and wonderful support.

Rhinos Graduation

Mrs Avella returned to give an inspirational speech to the wonderful Rhino class as we bid them farewell to their time at Herbert Morrison and wish them every success in their new schools.

School Barbeque

Sports Day

Early Years Sports Day

Leopards visit a Synagogue

Inspirational Speaker

Iman Nour from Al-Nagashi Mosque gave an inspirational assembly sharing the beliefs of Islam.

‘Bike It’ Support Our Commitment To Road Safety

Porcupines explore Baptism and visit a Chapel

Mrs Ross came into class and showed the children how she would perform a Baptism. Mrs Avella took  the class to a local church to explore what is needed to perform a Christian naming ceremony.

Achievement Cup Winners

Farm Visit

The Dogs Trust

The Dogs Trust visited Camels Class. They talked about how to treat animals kindly and with respect.

They discussed responsible dog ownership by providing needs such as food, shelter, water, and medical treatment and kindness. As well as informing the children of how to keep safe for example by not approaching unknown dogs. Check out their website for further information, www.dogstrust.org.uk

Fire Safety Session by the Fire Brigade

School Barbeque

What a wonderful time everyone had at the barbeque!

 Cultural Day in the Nursery

Families really got into the spirit of cultural day by wearing traditional clothes to Nursery and bringing traditional food to share. Yum!

 Stockwell War Memorial

Meerkats visited the Stockwell War Memorial to support their learning about the Second World War.

Sports Relief Charity Walk

The whole school took part in a sponsored walk for Sport Relief.

Rhinos Visit the Science Museum

Meerkats have a Fire Safety talk with a Firefighter

Rhinos Visit the Science Labs at Lilian Baylis Secondary School

Meerkats Visit the Science Museum

Meerkats had to explore how engines, wheels and axles worked as stimuli to making their own vehicles.

They sketched their ideas to support the planning stages of their models.

Panthers visit Battersea Power Station

School Traffic Safety Officers

Some pupils investigated traffic safety with local police on Wandsworth Road during morning rush hour.

They were shown how to use speed gun, luckily everyone passing was within the speed limit!

Our Library Refurbishment

 Our school had been working hard to raise money to refurbish the library. We managed to buy new furniture.

Mrs Ross and Mr Lester spent a whole weekend decorating it.

We were also really lucky to receive a donation from the organisation ‘Give a book’. Who donated £5000 for non fiction books that have made our library a really special place!

Bike Safety

The whole school have been lucky to have organisations such as ‘Bike It’ promote bike safety and support our children to learn to become confident riders.

School Residential Trip

Rhinos visit Hampton Court

Bookstart 20th  Anniversary Garden Party

 Some Nursery & Reception children were incredibly lucky to attend the 20th anniversary of ‘Bookstart’, an organisation that gives free books to children.

Not only did they meet the Bookstart Bear but the Duchess of Cornwell read them a story at the Kensington Roof Gardens. She was such a success that the children asked her to read ‘again’!

Science Sleepover for Years 5 & 6

Such fun was had by all, children visited the different science learning bays with hands on investigations.

Before they camped down for the night in the hall!

Shell Science Workshop

Shell organise investigative workshops to bring science alive for children.

 Trip to Energy Zone

Jubilee

The whole school celebrated the Jubilee in style with treats, a souvenir mug and coin and a good old sing song!

Inspirational Speaker Roger Lewis

Inspirational Speaker Roger Lewis spoke to the children about his work at Tate South Lambeth Library.

Roger who is blind helps visually impaired people to use digital technology. He was a finalist in ‘Talk Talk Digital Heroes’ nominations and is a true inspiration. We would like to thank Roger Lewis for visiting our school.

Lord Mandelson  visits Herbert Morrison Primary

Lord Mandelson is the grandson of Herbert Morrison who our school is named after.

Both politicians belonged to the Labour party. Lord Mandelson visited, not only was he impressed with our school but he was also really amazed by our musicians.

Mrs Ross and Mr Lester spent a whole weekend decorating it.

We were also really lucky to receive a donation from the organisation ‘Give a book’. Who donated £5000 for non fiction books that have made our library a really special place!

Bike Safety

The whole school have been lucky to have organisations such as ‘Bike It’ promote bike safety and support our children to learn to become confident riders.

School Residential Trip

Rhinos visit Hampton Court

Bookstart 20th  Anniversary Garden Party

 Some Nursery & Reception children were incredibly lucky to attend the 20th anniversary of ‘Bookstart’, an organisation that gives free books to children.

Not only did they meet the Bookstart Bear but the Duchess of Cornwell read them a story at the Kensington Roof Gardens. She was such a success that the children asked her to read ‘again’!

Science Sleepover for Years 5 & 6

Such fun was had by all, children visited the different science learning bays with hands on investigations.

Before they camped down for the night in the hall!

Shell Science Workshop

Shell organise investigative workshops to bring science alive for children.

 Trip to Energy Zone

Jubilee

The whole school celebrated the Jubilee in style with treats, a souvenir mug and coin and a good old sing song!

Inspirational Speaker Roger Lewis

Inspirational Speaker Roger Lewis spoke to the children about his work at Tate South Lambeth Library.

Roger who is blind helps visually impaired people to use digital technology. He was a finalist in ‘Talk Talk Digital Heroes’ nominations and is a true inspiration. We would like to thank Roger Lewis for visiting our school.

Lord Mandelson  visits Herbert Morrison Primary

Lord Mandelson is the grandson of Herbert Morrison who our school is named after.

Both politicians belonged to the Labour party. Lord Mandelson visited, not only was he impressed with our school but he was also really amazed by our musicians.

 

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