Category Archive: schools

Dec 09 2017

Hujjat Primary School – a new school for Harrow

Imagine a school where: every corner is buzzing with creativity, positivity and a passion for learning children smile when they greet you because they know it’ll brighten your day everyone is shown the same respect whether they are the caretaker or the head teacher honesty and integrity are the cornerstones of school life, and generosity …

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May 31 2017

Pinner Wood School – Progress Report, May 24, 2017

Dear resident, This is the fourth of our regular updates on the work that our project team are undertaking at the site of Pinner Wood School. The site is currently closed after the discovery of previously unmapped chalk mine tunnels under the school building, some of which had collapsed roofs. We are pleased to report …

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Mar 30 2017

Avanti House School Lockdown – Allegations of sexual offence

Following yesterday’s lockdown of Avanti House school, where pupils were secured withing the premises until 7.00pm, the school has issued a statement: Thank you for your patience. I have been advised by the police that I am now able to share some information regarding the police presence at Avanti House yesterday. Yesterday at around 2pm, …

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Jun 13 2016

Kenmore Park School Expansion – Another @harrow_council failure?

Reading the newsletters from Kenmore Park School in Harrow makes depressing reading, as the list of problems stemming from the school expansion plan seems to be growing longer and longer. According to the school’s April newsletter: During the holiday the school suffered an electrical surge which knocked out most of our systems. The surge affected the …

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Jul 18 2015

Welldon Park Junior School – Proposed Expansion Plans

Welldon Park Junior School is also up for expansion, to cope with a three-form entry in future years. The council have provided proposed plans, which could well change over coming months, to show how they’d support the extra teaching areas needed. Unlike the Infant school up the road, it’s likely to be a little more difficult …

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Jul 18 2015

Welldon Park Infant School – Proposed Expansion Plans

Welldon Park Infant School, as we’ve mentioned before, is due to expand (as well as amalgamate with the Junior School down the road), and we now have a copy of the proposals. The plans seems to fit in with the local area – obviously, it’s still early stages, and things could change as development progresses, …

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Jul 16 2015

Welldon Park After-School Club Announces New Premises

Dear Parents I am delighted to tell you that we have secured premises in Northolt Road, which will allow us to continue to offer before and after school care and holiday club. Our new address as of Monday 20th July 2015 will be; Brigade Hall, Brigade Close South Harrow HA2 0LQ. We are all very …

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Jun 13 2015

Welldon Park School Expansion – Drop-in Public Session

Welldon Park School have received an update on the proposed expansion of the school and would like you to go and see the latest building plans and meet the people working on the project. You are invited to a drop-in event in the Junior School Hall on Monday 29 June, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm. Plans will also …

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Mar 16 2015

School ‘Gold’ Travel Plans – Another Pointless PR Stunt

What a fabulous idea: encourage children to walk, scoot or cycle to school, and gain the “…prestige of being a STARS school, publically demonstrating a commitment to sustainable and safer travel” (says TFL’s STARS – Sustainable Travel: Active, Responsible, Safe – accreditation programme). And on paper, it sounds great: you can win “awards and incentives” such …

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Mar 05 2015

Welldon Park Junior School’s STEM Learning Adventure – March 6, 2015

Welldon Park Junior School in South Harrow are running another of their very successful Learning Adventures at the moment, this time looking at STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. During the fortnight, they’re looking at amazing discoveries, and, say the school, “…want to inspire each other with some of the amazing discoveries from the world …

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