Canadian Airforce join in the Big Walk

The children had a wonderful afternoon with members of the Royal Canadian Airforce in school, who talked to them about the local Second World War base, Eastmoor, and the Canadian airmen that were stationed there, on the 75th anniversary of the air base. The children were...
Posted On 26 May 2017

Eggtravaganza 2017

This has to be one of the favourite Sutton on the Forest Traditions-the Eggtravaganza: Egg Decorating; Egg Jarping; Egg Rolling and Egg Throwing. Well done to all our Easter Egg Winners and a big thank-you to those children who won two eggs but very kindly gave their winnings to...
Posted On 18 Apr 2017

Red Nose Day!

There was a super atmosphere in school today as children arrived dressed in red and wearing silly noses. A huge thank-you to all the parents who donated cakes for the cake stall. We will let you know next week how much we raised.
Posted On 24 Mar 2017

Kings and Queens Day

Last half term our topic was Kings and Queens and in the final week of the half term children enjoyed a Kings and Queens Day! Children competed in a hobby horse race, pin the tail on the corgi,  hoop throw and a version of duck, duck goose that we named king, king queen! We also...

Powerdown Pete

This Week all the children in school took part in workshops run by North Yorkshire County Council`s “Power down Pete”. The covered everything from climate change to recycling and energy waste to water usage. Children and staff were encouraged to see that their small...
Posted On 26 Jan 2017


50% of our children took part in the book front cover competition during book week and the standard of enties was amazing-we have some very talented artists in school. It was quite difficult choosing the winning entries, every child received a small prize. The winners each...
Posted On 15 Dec 2016

Drumming Workshop!

A big thank you to our Friends of Sutton School (FOSS) as they funded our drumming workshops today. All the children ( and some staff…) took part; it was really loud but very exhilarating. The children were natural drummers picking up the pace and rhythms brilliantly. A...
Posted On 01 Nov 2016

Grandparents Coffee Morning

It is very important to us as a school that we recognise the vital role that grandparents play in our children’s lives. We like to provide opportunities for them to come into school and share in their grandchild or great grandchild’s learning. They have a guided tour...
Posted On 21 Oct 2016

Race for Life!

The sun shone, the children ran and everything felt right in the world! What a super day for the children to complete the Race for Life, every child in the school took part and it was a delight to watch them running with the sun in their faces and the beautiful, coloured,...
Posted On 14 Oct 2016

Let`s celebrate – The Queen`s 90th Birthday

It was a royal occasion in school on Friday-as the children celebrated the Queen`s 90th birthday in style! The event was the finale of an “Enrichment Week” based on British Values and the Monarchy. There were two competitions running throughout the week- design and...
Posted On 12 Jun 2016

Victorian flower arranging morning

This morning our children in Reception/Year 1 had lots of fun flower arranging. We were lucky enough to have Miss Roberts join us, who has her own florists.She brought some beautiful flowers with her including French lavender, carnations, eucalyptus and baby’s breath that...
Posted On 24 May 2016

Victorian Seaside Art

Last week Reception and Year One learned about Victorian seaside holidays. We looked at lots of different photographs and compared our trips to the beach to Victorian seaside trips. We all found it very interesting that Victorians changed into their swimming costumes in a bathing...