Today Acorns and Year 3 had a visit from Cuan Wildlife Rescue. Cuan Wildlife Rescue look after lots of different animals but today they were here to tell us all about hedgehogs! We found out lots of interesting things about hedgehogs including what they should and should not eat, how to support hedgehogs in your ... Continue Reading
News from Packwood
Packwood Haugh is a vibrant school with exciting, challenging, inspiring and fun things happening every day. Whether it’s pushing boundaries in lessons, expanding creativity in art, music and drama, or doing your best on the sports field, life at Packwood is never dull.
Packwood Acorns celebrated Sport Relief day by coming to dressed in their favourite sporty outfits. They enjoyed a Sport Relief themed PE lesson, a Sport Relief themed lunch and the day was crowned with a wonderful Park Run around the school grounds. Year 7 Sports Leaders were involved in organising and running the Park Run ... Continue Reading
‘Henry the Horse – Be Safe Around Horses’ Years 4, 5 and 6 enjoyed a presentation from the British Horse Safety Team where they learned about how to be safe around horses. Des and Alan from the British Horse Society told them all about the enhanced senses of horses and the flight instinct that they ... Continue Reading
Acorns enjoyed a fabulous day out at Chester Zoo. We arrived early so that we could have a full day looking at all the lovely animals around the zoo. We saw all sorts of animals from sloths to lions, bears to rhinos, and meerkats to camels. The chimpanzees were a clear favourite for the children ... Continue Reading
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
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