WJGS News

17Jun 2019

As part of our topic covering Europe, Year four pupils went on a Spanish Gastronomic adventure as they learnt how to make a Catalonian Favourite; Gazpacho! Gazpacho is a spicy tomato based soup, traditionally served ice cold. The children enjoyed the day as they learnt about the many different flavours and textures associated with this […]

17Jun 2019

Every Friday from 4 – 5pm a group of Winterbourne Junior Girls’ School children work with the Green Team at Prissy Pig and Teachers and Parents to plant seeds, clear weeds and look after the grounds at local parks and green belts. Prissy Pig work with schools and children across the Borough to make sure […]

14Jun 2019

On 14th June 2019, our Year 6 pupils visited the National Gallery. Throughout the month every year group visited the gallery to see their contribution to the exhibition of Portraits. We took some pictures of the Year 6 visit, which can be seen in the gallery below. Please click on the thumbnails for a larger […]

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 […]

01Jun 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 […]

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 […]