Science Day

At Essex, we value diversity. We have many talented people from different backgrounds, and we wanted to celebrate this diversity as part of our British Science Week ‘Smashing Stereotypes’ campaign. The science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) sectors are very diverse. There are people working in labs, at universities, in innovation centres, in businesses and …

World Book Day 2021

WORLD BOOK DAY CELEBRATIONS World Book Day is a brilliant celebration of reading and an opportunity to discover new authors and illustrators. Essex Primary School celebrated World Book Day on Thursday 5th March by hosting two WBD Assemblies. It was a little different this year, butit did not stop everyone from taking part and enjoying …

Christmas Jumper Day 2020

Festive celebrations descended on Essex Primary School on Friday 11th December 2020. Our joyous children couldn’t wait to exhibit their stunningly exuberant Christmas jumpers. Children far and wide across the entire school showcased their festive flair to support the fantastic charity, Save The Children. It was also a special day because the children enjoyed their …

Mother Tongue Day

  Mother Tongue Day – A Celebration of Culture On Thursday 27th February, we celebrated Mother Tongue Day. The children and staff wore traditional clothing that celebrated and embraced their cultural heritage. The whole school was transformed into a sea of vibrant colours and beautiful prints. The children shared songs and poems in their mother …

Dinosaur Visit at Essex Primary

On Thursday 13th February, Children in Reception had a thrilling visit from the Education Group. They brought their fossils along for the children to experience paleontology. During the morning, they got the chance to enhance their learning of their current Dinosaur topic. During this workshop the children worked alongside a dinosaur expert and they had …