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Vivian Wang

Packwood Young Thinker’s Winning Design

Four bright young minds from Packwood were shortlisted for this year’s Shropshire Young Thinker award. We were delighted when Vivian was deservedly crowned winner for her superb emblem, which uses bold imagery to connect Shrewsbury with its Darwinian heritage. This is the third year running that Packwood has had finalists in this now-annual competition, run ... Continue Reading

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Packwood Acorns Ice Worlds Science Day

On Tuesday Acorns enjoyed a special ‘Ice Worlds’ Themed Science Day. The excitement and buzz started immediately as the children arrived at school and showed each other their wonderful ‘Ice Worlds’ costumes! There were polar bears, penguins, and arctic animals galore! Throughout the day the children explored a variety of different Science based activities. We ... Continue Reading

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Packwood’s Young Thinkers

Packwood’s Young Thinkers make the final again

Four bright young minds from Packwood have been shortlisted for this year’s Shropshire Young Thinker award. This is the third year running that Packwood has had finalists in this now-annual competition, run by Morris and co with University Centre Shrewsbury. This year’s challenge was to create a striking emblem to highlight the link between Shrewsbury ... Continue Reading

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Packwood Acorns Open Assembly

Last Friday saw the first Acorns Open Assembly of the year. Using the Acorns topic of ‘Turrets and Tiaras’ as the theme, the children from Reception to Year 2 showcased a range of skills and shared some of the things they have been learning about in their lessons. The assembly opened with songs and a ... Continue Reading

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Packwood Acorns visit Chirk Castle

‘Turrets and Tiaras’ is this term’s theme in Packwood Acorns.  One of the highlights of the term is the trip to Chirk Castle.  The Acorns enjoy the experience of dressing up as servants and then, to their delight, donning the finery of the lords and ladies of the castle.  They looked stunning in their costumes! ... Continue Reading

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