WJGS News

04Mar 2020

Coronavirus

March 4, 2020 WJGS News

At WJGS we are all regularly washing our hands with warm water and soap and using tissues to ‘Catch it, Kill it, Bin it’ and hand sanitisers are available in school. Here is some useful information on protecting yourself from the Coronavirus that has come out today. For hints, tips and up-to-date information, please click […]

04Mar 2020

Today our Netball team took part in the Year 5 and 6 Bee netball competition at NMBEC, Competing with 6 other schools. We are proud to say we one today and will be going to the semi-finals next Monday.   Well done girls!   @YourSchoolGames @EnglandNetball @NorburyManorBEC  

28Feb 2020

Cinema Night

February 28, 2020 WJGS News

We held a film night at our school to raise money for The Mayor of Croydon’s Junior Ambassador programme. It was a highly successful evening. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all parents, carers and other visitors for supporting us and the Junior Ambassador programme. We hope that you had a wonderful […]

28Feb 2020

Matilda

February 28, 2020 WJGS News

Last half term some of our girls in years 3 and 4 had an opportunity to see the amazing theatre production of Matilda the Musical in London. The girls loved it! All trying to strike Matilda’s famous pose.

29Jan 2020

Well done to all the staff & Pupils of WJGS. We have been recognised for the outstanding progress our girls make, putting our school in the top 3% of the country. ‘Aspirations, Expectations, No Excuses’ Please read the letter of congratulations below from Rt Hon Nick Gibb MP. @NickGibbUK @shellsuit1001 @AnnLongfield @tes @MayorOfCroydon @MayorofLondon

29Jan 2020

Well done to one of our girls for winning the Brighten Your Bag competition (paper entry). Pupils were invited to design a bag with fluorescent and reflective materials to promote the importance of good visibility when travelling in the winter months. #ActiveTravel @TFL

24Jan 2020

Year 5 Badmington team attended the Racket Pack Festival at South Croydon Sports Club this week. The girls were learning different skills and had an opportunity to play against other schools. We took a few pictures on the day, which can be seen in the gallery below.

22Jan 2020

The girls are getting to experience a range of different technology and a chance to show off their VR skills at the BETT Show 2020.  Bett or The Bett Show (formerly known as the British Educational Training and Technology Show) is an annual trade show in the United Kingdom marketing information technology in education organised by ITE Group. What great representatives they are […]

17Jan 2020

Music with Soundstart

January 17, 2020 WJGS News

The girls at Winterbourne Junior Girls’ School are thoroughly enjoying their music provision with Soundstart, @CroydonMusicArt, including the teachers! What a great way to end the week, with the sound of music. We took a few pictures of the workshop, which can be seen in the gallery below.  

16Jan 2020

The art of printing

January 16, 2020 WJGS News

Year 4 have been learning the art of printing using different objects to create patterns. They will be experimenting with a range of different printing techniques over the next few weeks, ending a collaborative piece to show off all their new skills. Looking good so far.