Monday, 19 September 2016

Inter school sports starts again....

On Wednesday 14th September, our team, made up of Calum, Elliot, Oliver, Josh, Josh, Seb, Isaac, James and Arjun. headed to Brookfield Primary for the first inter school sports competition of the year; Football and basketball. 

Game 1 football v. Brookfield result 3-3 motm  Seb 
Game 2 basketball v. Brakensdale result 2-2 motm Calum
Game 3 basketball v.Brookfield result 2-2 motm Isaac
Game 4 football v. Brakensdale result 6-0 motm Elliot

Cominf away with our first tournament win of the year, the boys played brilliantly - well done! 

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

Summer reading challenge.


Well done to all the children who continued with their reading over the summer holidays. Special congratulations to Sopfia, Sophie, Molly, William, Julina, Lucas, Evie, Jimmy, Nivedha, Josh, Lily and Emma, our summer reading challenge winners, who have all received a fabulous new book for their efforts. Unfortunately, some of the children missed the photograph because they were busy reading! 

School Games Silver award


We are thrilled to have upgraded last year's Bronze School Games Mark to SIlver this year. Last year we made increases in the number of children participating in Level 2 Inter school competition and Level 3 County competition. We were very proud to come 3rd in the city for participation and success throughout the year in Derby City SSP's 'Road to Rio' competition and  also increased our percentages of children taking part in after school and lunchtime sports clubs. This year our focus will be on improving the quality of Level 1 Intra competition within school with the introduction of termly competition weeks. Well done everyone! Mrs Brundish

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

Welcome back!

Welcome to the new school year 2016 - 17!


We hope you have had a lovely break and ready for the adventure to begin!
We wish a warm welcome to all our new starters, from our youngest new pupils in school to new members of staff.
Remember you can find out all about what happens in school by following us on Twitter and joining your child's class on Class Dojo as well as all the updates here on the school blog

Come back soon to find out more and to read all the latest news from Silverhill!

Congratulations to Mr and Mrs Dyke

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Many congratulations to Mrs Kemp who, during the summer holiday, jetted off to get married on a beautiful sandy beach and became Mrs Dyke! Everyone at Silverhill wishes the newly wed couple love and happiness for the future. 

Introducing baby McBride

No sooner had the summer holidays began, Mr and Mrs McBride and Elsie welcomed their new baby into the world. The adorable Edie Violet Lucinda McBride was born a perfect little 6lb 11oz. Congratulations to you all from all at Silverhill, enjoy your family of 4.

Tuesday, 9 August 2016

Summer Reading Challenge


Over the summer holidays we are asking that all children take part in the ‘Silverhill Summer Reading Challenge’. The aim of the challenge is to get children to read at least six books during the summer holidays. The purpose of this challenge is to promote a healthy ‘love of reading’ and to encourage everyone to continue to practise their reading skills during the holidays.

Please look out for details of our Summer Reading Challenge in the information pack that was sent out in the last week of term, explaining what is involved! There are books to be read and prizes to be won!

Mrs Turner and Mrs Mitchell