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Chesterfield school celebrates a new start as ‘Walton Peak Flying High Academy’

Chesterfield school celebrates a new start as ‘Walton Peak Flying High Academy’

A Chesterfield primary school has enjoyed a celebration to mark its relaunch as Walton Peak Flying High Academy.

Flying High Academy children enjoy their own Forest School!

Flying High Academy children enjoy their own Forest School!

Children at The Flying High Academy, Ladybrook have been enjoying the sunshine in their own Forest School.

Edwalton Primary School children see the term out with a performance of ‘Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies’

Edwalton Primary School children see the term out with a performance of ‘Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies’

Edwalton Primary School children have celebrated the end of term by putting on a performance of ‘Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies’.

Gem FM’s ‘Cash for Kids’ gives Killisick Junior School the final £1000 needed in their fundraising efforts for a school radio station

Gem FM’s ‘Cash for Kids’ gives Killisick Junior School the final £1000 needed in their fundraising efforts for a school radio station

Children and staff at Killisick Junior School in Arnold welcomed Gem 106 stars Jo and Sparky into school to see the school’s new radio station.

Poolsbrook Primary Academy children plant 30 trees donated by The Woodland Trust

Poolsbrook Primary Academy children plant 30 trees donated by The Woodland Trust

Trees are latest addition in plans for outdoor learning and Forest School provision to start in September.

Children at Poolsbrook Primary Academy have planted 30 trees on their school grounds following a successful request to The Woodland Trust.

Greythorn Primary School children awarded ‘Green’ Blue Peter badges

Greythorn Primary School children awarded ‘Green’ Blue Peter badges

Year 5 and 6 children at Greythorn Primary School in West Bridgford have received green Blue Peter badges in recognition of their efforts to protect the environment.

Chesterfield man’s appointment aims to duplicate Flying High Trust’s success for Derbyshire schools

Chesterfield man’s appointment aims to duplicate Flying High Trust’s success for Derbyshire schools

The Flying High Trust has appointed Chesterfield resident, Steve Varnam as Director of Quality Assurance and School Improvement for its growing number of Derbyshire primary schools.

Poolsbrook Primary Academy welcomes investment in outdoor spaces for children

Poolsbrook Primary Academy welcomes investment in outdoor spaces for children

The Flying High Partnership says school will get updated facilities including an outdoor classroom and Forest School

Children of Bilsthorpe Flying High Academy raise funds for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust

Children of Bilsthorpe Flying High Academy raise funds for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust

The Bilsthorpe Flying High Academy school community have raised £225.15 for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust.

Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School in Sutton have fun getting active with Army visitors

Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School in Sutton have fun getting active with Army visitors

Children at Mapplewells Primary & Nursery School (Sutton in Ashfield) have been enjoying activity workshops with members of the 7th Infantry Brigade of The Desert Rats, Engagement Team.