Building for now and the future

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It's been a while since I last wrote and so many exciting things have taken place.

Please read the school newsletters on our Home page to see everything that has happened (too many to go over here!)

The main highlights for me over the last few weeks have been the 'big move' of a number…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 27 April 2024


Autumn term 2023 Review

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In September we had our usual ‘Meet the teacher/team’ events which were well attended by many parents and where we were able to let parents know about key information for each class


We have had a big focus on Anti-bullying events in the term including

  • the visit of Rock Kidz in…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 28 December 2023


Christmas joy

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It's been a cracking build up to Christmas so far!

The children had a delicious Christmas Lunch prepared by our amazing catering staff (with a theme of The Polar Express) and then in the afternoon we had a visit from Father Christmas himself who gave up time from his busy schedule to say 'ho ho…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 15 December 2023


A wonderful beginning

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It has been a wonderful start to our academic year and a big thank you to all those parents who have managed to make it to our 'Meet the Team' meetings so far.

Please keep checking your Class Dojo messages where all information is sent out and where you can also tell us about the amazing things…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 23 September 2023


Fun in the sun and more

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We had a brilliant finish to the first part of our Summer term with our OPAL parents picnic lunch.

So great to see so many families enjoying themselves in the sun and taking part in our OPAL activities.

The children have been fantastic this term working so hard to do their best with their…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 27 May 2023


Updates, successes and fun!

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Spring term 2023 has been a wonderful time of learning and enjoying life together at Seven Stars.

Here are some of the brilliant things that have taken place:

'Bounce forward' mental resilience sessions with Year 6 and Year 5 pupils presented by Mind Matters

First Aid training for Year…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 3 April 2023


Welcome Back key dates

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Monday 5th September – children return to school (Rockets children in until 12 noon)


Monday 12th to Friday 16th SeptemberWe Love Reading Week

(children will chat about their favourite authors)



Tuesday 20th September (2.30pm to 3.15pm)…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 30 August 2022


OPAL (outdoor play and learning) playtimes are here

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Our children are over the moon about our new outdoor learning playtimes which we are developing in response to a call from our Pupil Parliament to improve our lunchtimes and in conjunction with OPAL: OPAL website

OPAL has won the best active schools’ programme in Europe award and been cited in…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 26 February 2022


Islam Awareness Day for Key Stage Two

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We had a wonderful visit to our school by Imran Kotwal from ‘Muslim Learners’.


Imran led an assembly for children from Years 3 to 6 when he told us all about what Muslims believe and in particular he focused on the Five Pillars of Islam.


Imran is from Bolton and a big Manchester…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 17 February 2022


Miniature Book Competition

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Mini Book Competition!

Click below for a video about how to make a mini-book

Axel Sheffler making a mini-book

We are asking children to create a miniature book for our library in school. The above link will take you to a YouTube video with famous illustrator of the Gruffalo, Alex…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 27 January 2022


Happy Christmas!

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It has been a brilliant Autumn term 2. Well done to all the children, families and staff who have made it a very successful few weeks.

Amongst the many things we have experienced this half-term, here are a few highlights:

  • Visit by the Mayor of South Ribble Jane Bell who read out some…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 17 December 2021


One Kind Word - it's ok to be 'oddish'!

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All our children and staff have been celebrating 'One Kind Word' week (part of Anti-bullying Week).

We started the week with an 'Odd Socks Day' when children and staff came to school wearing odd socks (it had to be Tuesday as well so we could wear the other socks!)

The message was that it is…

Posted by /blog/author/MMitchell on 20 November 2021