WJGS News

07Jun 2019

As you may have seen, outside the Headteacher’s office we are now posting the daily idiom for our girls to look at and solve each day. As well as finding the daily idiom on the board at school, we will also be posting the new image daily on our website. Below you will find our […]

03Jun 2019

On Friday 21st June, WJGS will be hosting Windrush Day. A day of celebration and historical significance for the many people that embarked on a great journey of discovery to settle in the UK. Empire Windrush brought one of the first large groups of postwar West Indian immigrants to the United Kingdom, carrying 1,027 passengers […]

24May 2019

On Tuesday 21st May the entire school celebrated “Happy Shoes Day” by walking to school in their own choice of comfortable shoes. This day was organised in conjunction with “Living Streets“, who are an organisation promoting healthy living in the streets of London by working to reduce polution created by vehicles and encouraging a more […]

23May 2019

On Tuesday 21st May Year 5 set off on an amazing adventure of Science and discovery as they visited the amazing Herstmonceaux Observatory Science Centre. The Centre is an interactive hands-on science centre which has been operating in the former home of The Royal Greenwich Observatory since 1995. Since opening, this unique attraction has gone […]

16May 2019

Winterbourne Junior Girls’ School has been extremely busy raising much needed funds for the “One Girl” charity, which helps raise awareness and funding to help African girls receive an education. Something that we all take for granted. Over 130 million girls around the world are denied an education. One Girl works in Sierra Leone and […]

01May 2019

Dear Parents and Carers, We have recently set up a wonderful Twitter page where we are sharing all the fabulous things that happen at our school. We want to make sure that you don’t miss a single moment, which you can make sure of by following us. Please follow us by using the link: https://twitter.com/WjgsS or […]

30Apr 2019

On 30th April Year 3 set off for the tranquil surroundings of Morden Hall Park as part of their science studies. Morden Hall Park is green oasis in the city, giving you a taste of a country estate with a glimpse of its agricultural and industrial history. This tranquil former deer park is one of […]

29Apr 2019

Flamenco dancing

April 29, 2019 WJGS News

On Monday 29th April our girls were learning Flamenco dancing steps as part of our investigation into Spanish history and culture. The girls really enjoyed the experience and loved the vibrancy and fast pace of the dance. It was more like a workout. We took some pictures on the day, which can be seen in […]

27Apr 2019

The most outstanding individuals and institutions that the education sector has to offer have been recognised in the shortlist for the Tes Schools Awards 2019. It’s been revealed that Winterbourne Junior Girls’ School has been shortlisted for the INNOVATIVE USE OF TECHNOLOGY TO INFLUENCE OUTCOMES award. Tes editor Ann Mroz said: It is wonderful to see such great ideas and […]

27Apr 2019

On Saturday 27th April, the Headteacher and the Head Girls were very proud to be invited to the first official act of the Kambia Partnership with the raising of the flag of Sierra Leone. We were also lucky enough to meet the Mayor of Croydon who also attended. It was a very grand experience for […]