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 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.
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
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
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
‘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
Packwood has a strong tradition of charitable giving and every year pupils are encouraged to consider ways in which they can support good causes. Earlier this term the children in years 3-5 and in Acorns voted for the charities they would like to help raise money for through various events and activities this year. Each ... Continue Reading