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Sitwell Junior School is now closed for the summer break. The school will reopen for all pupils on Wednesday 2nd September 2020. Please see the full school reopening letter on our COVID-19 page for further details. Click Here

Walk to School Event

As part of World Book Day and in support of STARS active travel to school, we hosted a special walk to school event, on Thursday 5th March. The special event was hosted by a children’s entertainer from Histrionics and the purpose was to encourage families to walk to school and park away from the school […]

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Exciting Visit

On Wednesday 5th February, we received an Official Partnership Award from Rotherham United Football Club and had some very special visitors in assembly. We met Miller Bear and some of the first team players, who talked about their lives as professional footballers and who has inspired them. After school, the players met parents and children […]

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Young Voices 2020

On the 7th January, Year 5 and the members of singing club went to Sheffield Arena to take part in the Young Voices 2020 concert. They performed with children from other schools from across the country in one of the largest choirs in the world. All of the children were exceptionally well behaved and thoroughly […]

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Winter Fair 2019

Winter Fair 2019   On Thursday 5th December, we held our annual Friends of Sitwell (PTA) Winter Fair. There were lots of stalls including stalls run by parents, friends of the school, school staff and children. On sale were a range of items, such as: handmade Christmas decorations, personalised gifts, books, refreshments, cakes and buns. […]

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Modeshift Stars Bronze Re-Accreditation

Modeshift Stars Bronze Re-Accreditation   Once again, we have achieved our Modeshift STARS Bronze Award and are working hard towards our Silver Award. For those that do not know, Modeshift Stars is a national schools award scheme that has been established to recognise schools that have demonstrated excellence in supporting cycling, walking and other forms […]

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Rotherham Food Bank

Rotherham Food Bank   As part of the Harvest Festival, thank you to everyone who brought in items for the Rotherham Food Bank. The foodbank relies on your goodwill and support and your gifts will make a real difference. Over 90% of the food distributed by foodbanks in The Trussell Trust network is donated by […]

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Music Mark Award

Music Mark Award I am delighted to confirm that Sitwell Junior School has become a 2019-2020 Music Mark School Member. The Music Service has recognised the value that Sitwell places on music. Read on for their evaluation of the school: Congratulations! We would like to thank you for all the hard work you and your […]

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Y4 Family Learning Event

‘Clown Faces’ Family Learning    Thank you to all of the parents who attended our family learning event on Thursday. The children thoroughly enjoyed having the additional adult support when creating their clown faces. It was a very successful event and we were extremely impressed with the creative and imaginative designs which were produced. All […]

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Parent Charter Award

Rotherham Charter   I am delighted to confirm that Sitwell Junior School has been reaccredited with Rotherham Charter Gold. Their visit to Sitwell Junior School included: a video presentation showcasing Charter practice, informal discussion with parents and grandparents, a tour of the school with two Year 6 children, and a fully updated portfolio that we […]

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Artsmark Award

Sitwell Junior School receives prestigious Artsmark Award   Pupils and staff at Sitwell Junior School are celebrating after receiving a prestigious Artsmark Silver Award. Artsmark is Arts Council England’s award for schools and education settings that champion cultural education. It celebrates settings that embrace the arts across the curriculum, bringing them to life for children […]

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