Commonwealth Music Project

  Over the course of the year, Mrs Raeburn and a select group of children have taken part in the Commonwealth Music Project. The purpose of the Commonwealth is to bring communities across the Commonwealth together through music. The organisation aims to deliver their mission by three main points: to engage, to educate and to …

Essex In Touch: Afternoon Tea

Children from Year Five recently enjoyed another ‘Essex In Touch’ community outreach session. In this ‘good neighbours’ initiative, our pupils invited elderly members of our local community to the school for cake and conversation. As one of our keen young participants remarked, “I really enjoyed the session because I got to talk to lots of …

Lost Heroes: Y4 Black History Month Music Project

  Children and parents/carers were recently invited to Essex Primary School to see the Year Four performance in celebration of Black History Month. This wonderful showcase was the culmination of a project run in collaboration with such award winning-musicians and singers as Eska Mtungwazi (whose debut album was nominated for the prestigious Mercury music prize …