The Acorn School Christmas Fair 2013 was a huge success!

Written by The Acorn School

Dear members of the school community,

we would like to extend a huge thank you to each one of you for your input in making this year’s Christmas Fair into such a fantastic event.

 It was wonderful to see the school so full of people and the displays of craft and handwork were exceptional – a real credit to our community and students.  The atmosphere, stalls and contributions were all spectacular – you should all be very proud. 

 We would like

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The Upper School had a great Winter Camp

Written by The Acorn School
The Acorn School Winter Camp

In the last week of November, the upper school students and Graeme, Sarah, Barney and James headed down to Pembrokeshire for our annual winter camp. We all had a fantastic, action packed week with groups heading off to brave the cold sea and go surfing, others deep sea fishing, and the whole upper school setting off for a day orienteering around the paths of the beautiful Pemrokeshire coast. These activities were supplemented with the wonderful food cooked by Sarah, and

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The Acorn School supports the Philippines Typhoon Aid Appeal

Written by The Acorn School

Over the past few weeks we have supported the Philippines Typhoon Aid appeal through two different channels. Firstly we have donated £100 to Lloyds Bank’s charity collection, half of which came from our Tuesday soup fund, and the other half directly from the school.

Secondly, on Friday 22nd November we hosted a concert by Rob Harbron and Miranda Rutter, who kindly provided us with an hour of delightful Folk Music. Our extremely generous community donated £400 which has gone

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