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Secondary schools by Jessica, Ashley & April

Secondary Schools

In February and March, all the Year 6 students received their offers for secondary school places. Now, all the results are in. The vast majority, 70%, are going to state secondary schools and 30% going to independent schools. Richmond Park…

At school in Dublin and London, by Marcelo

I was in school in Dublin, Ireland before moving to London this term. So, I thought I would talk about the differences between my old school and this one. Dublin is a much smaller city than London. Dublin has about…

Choir’s school trip to Sheen Mount, By Rosie and Jessica

On Wednesday, 22nd February, Barnes Primary’s choir went to Sheen Mount to practise for the Richmond¬†Singing Festival on March 26-27. Many schools around the borough participate in this event. At Sheen Mount, we saw East Sheen Primary Choir Sheen Mount…

Our New Nursery Teacher, by Aria and Ben

On Thursday, Sept. 29th, we got the chance to interview Miss Thomas, the new nursery school teacher at Barnes Primary. This was what she said: 1. How does it feelto be a new teacher? It is a super place to…

Primary to Secondary, by Bea and Mimi

At the end of the school year, the year 6 children will, sadly, be leaving us.¬† We interviewed a few year 6 children, four to be precise, about the schools they would be going to. What type of school do…