Hartismere Place Dementia Unit in Eye Suffolk-garden design competition
Wren Class visit to Norwich Cathedral 6.4.22 6th Apr 2022 - 52 images
Wren Class had an amazing day in the Cathedral. they enjoyed a sensory walk and took part in Easter re-enactment. They were complimented on their brilliant behaviour throughout the day. Mrs Wiseman was SO proud!
Owl Class Thorpe Woodlands Trip 23rd Mar 2022 - 53 images
The children had an amazing residential at Thorpe Woodlands. They loved all of the activities and achieved so much. It was fantastic to see their confidence grow!
Hartismere Place Dementia Unit in Eye Suffolk-garden design competition 22nd Mar 2022 - 5 images
As part of the ongoing liason between Hartismere Place and Wilby School, the children in Owl Class were asked to design a garden for the residents. With the help of the children's art work the unit will now be going forward with a new design. The residents also judged the pictures and have awarded a 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize, The pictures in this gallery show the winning 3 entries
Snape Maltings Celebration of School Music 2022 11th Mar 2022 - 18 images
The children performed a mini musical to celebrate the 150 year anniversary of Wilby VCP School
Wilby 150 Years Celebration Performance 17th Feb 2022 - 12 images
16.2.22: To celebrate our incredible 150 years anniversary, the children performed a musical based on entries from the school log book.
Wren Class Christmas Play 2021 10th Dec 2021 - 12 images
The Wren Class play 'A little Bird Told me' was FANTASTIC! We were so proud of the children.
Kimmy's Zoo visits Kingfisher Class 15th Oct 2021 - 11 images
Kingfisher Class had a great time with Kimmy's Zoo finding out about how rainforest animals are specially adapted to their environment
Kimmy's Zoo visits Wren Class 15th Oct 2021 - 33 images
Wren class had a fabulous time finding out about animals from around the world
Macmillan Cake Baking Day 2021 7th Oct 2021 - 15 images
The children had a wonderful time baking and icing their own cakes to sell for the Macmillan Cancer Charity. They raised over £170!
Children in Need Day 13th Nov 2020 - 11 images
The children looked fantastic in their spotty outfits and crazy hair. Thanks to parents generosity we raised over £130 for Children in Need
Jaya Dance 13th Nov 2020 - 17 images
Everyone had an amazing day learning Bhangra and Bollywood dance moves. Tina from Jaya dance is the best teacher ever!
Kingfisher Gallery 15th Oct 2020 - 37 images
Have a look at some of the wonderful things we have been up to
World Book Day 2020 5th Mar 2020 - 7 images
We had a fantastic time celebrating our favourite book characters. How many different characters can you spot?
Christchurch Mansion trip-Owl Class 14th Feb 2020 - 17 images
Owl Class had a wonderful day learning about life in the Victorian times at Christchurch mansion in Ipswich. We also got to look at the Ed Sheeran exhibition at the same tme!
Wreath making Workshops 4.12.19 5th Dec 2019 - 6 images
Our thanks to Sam Stanford who ran two amazing wreath making workshops to raise funds for the school
Y6 London Trip November 2019 25th Nov 2019 - 43 images
Year 6 had an mazing day in London visiting the Ntural History Museum (Dinosaurs!!) , The Science museum's Imax and Wonderlab, 10 Downing Street AND a guided tour of the Houses of Parliament
Hot Chocolate, Cookies and PJs Reading Event 14th Nov 2019 - 10 images
12.11.19-We had a lovely evening sharing our favourite books
Be bright be seen -Road safety posters 14th Oct 2019 - 11 images
The School Council asked pupils to produce some posters advising their friends how to be safe and be seen
Sports Day 2019 19th Jul 2019 - 16 images
Here are some of the photos from the Sports Day 2019. Well done to all who took part and to Wolves house who won Sports Day for two years in a row!
Norwich Synagogue and Castle visit 12th Jul 2019 - 41 images
12.7.19-Kingfisher Class had a brilliant double bill-two visits in one day. In the synagogue we learnt all about a typical Jewish weekend and synagogue service and in the museum we visited the Egyptian and the Saxon/ Viking exhibitions. They really helped to bring learning alive. We loved the natural history room too!
Hollowford 2019 11th Jul 2019 - 30 images
we will add to the gallery each day-this can often be quite late as it can only be done when all of the children are in bed!
Alton Water-Year 2 and 3 7th Jul 2019 - 70 images
5.7.19: A brilliant day of kayaking and raft building
Year 4 and 5s Thorpe Woodlands trip. 30th Jun 2019 - 17 images
Year 4s and 5s had an unforgettable day of adventures at Thorpe Woodlands.
'I Love Reading' book recommendations by pupils, staff and parents of Wilby pupils 22nd May 2019 - 37 images
Our school community has put together some book recommendations for you to read-find out who likes reading what best, why and WHERE!
Wren Chicks Galley 8th May 2019 - 21 images
Have a look at what has been happening in Wren Chicks and what our pre-school area is like
Boccia Competition. 8th Apr 2019 - 4 images
Pupils win Gold and Bronze medals in the High Suffolk Finals. March 2019
Year 6 London trip=March 2019 8th Apr 2019 - 12 images
Our year 6 pupils had an amazing day out in London visiting 10 Downing Street, the Houses of Parliament, the Science Museum and Bucking ham Palace among other sites
Gold Medals for Wilby swimmers -1.4.19 4th Apr 2019 - 4 images
On April 4th our fabulously talented swimmers won Gold in the Inter-school Swimming competition. This means that they are now through to the regional finals to be held in Bury in July 2019.
Netball Silver medal winners 20th Mar 2019 - 7 images
On 19th March the netball team won the Inter-School netball Competition-well done team and thanks to Mrs Samson for training you all so brilliantly
Stow Saxon Village-Kingfisher trip 20th Mar 2019 - 15 images
In march 19 Kingfisher Class visited Stow Saxon Village. They had a wonderful time visiting the re-created Saxon houses and handling artefacts to find out more about how the Saxons really lived.
World Book Day 2019 7th Mar 2019 - 13 images
The children (and staff) looked amazing in their costumes as they dressed up as their favourite book character on March 7th
Snape 2019 7th Mar 2019 - 8 images
On our performance day we had the opportunity to explore the grounds and walks around the concert hall
EFL Kids Cup 2019 25th Jan 2019 - 7 images
Here are some of the photos from the Football tournament that took part at Portman Road. Well done to all who took part.
WW1 Artwork 9th Nov 2018 - 9 images
Poppies painted with a focus on colour mixing red hues and the work of Georgia O'Keeffe
Duxford 19th October 2018 3rd Nov 2018 - 14 images
As part of our WW1 topic, years 2 to 6 visited IWM Duxford for an amazing day out to learn more about the First and Second World Wars.
Owl Class Art Autumn 1 2018 20th Oct 2018 - 30 images
Colour mixing red hues and drawing and painting poppies in the style of Georgia O'Keefe for our WW1 evening.
Charlotte's Wood Sept 2018 20th Oct 2018 - 18 images
Reception children visited Charlotte's wood in Wilby for a morning of Forest School activities
Dementia Awareness-The Archie Project 13th Oct 2018 - 5 images
This year Wilby School will be working on the Archie Project with Hartismere Place Care Home in Eye. The Archie Project is an exciting intergenerational dementia awareness project that links local primary schools, care homes/ sheltered housing schemes, businesses/ services and community members to ultimately dispel the fear and stigma often associated with dementia and create more dementia friendly communities. Owl Class will be completing a number of workshops in school to help develop their understanding and will also have the opportunity to go to Hartismere Place to meet the residents there and spend some time talking to them, reading to them and playing games or doing craft activities. We believe that this type of experience will help develop compassion, tolerance and understanding in our young people –skills which are crucial to the success of society as a whole
Girls football tournament 5th Oct 2018 - 6 images
Well done to all the girls who took part in the girl’s football competition, you all worked really hard and showed excellent sportsmanship!
Bridge building 10th Jul 2018 - 36 images
As part of 'Water week' we challenged the children to create bridges to fulfil certain criteria. We tested them to see which could carry the heaviest weight.
Sports Day 2018 5th Jul 2018 - 13 images
Here are some photos from Sports Day 2018. Well done everybody who took part!
Music for a Summer's evening 2018 2nd Jul 2018 - 9 images
This brilliant event on June 21st 2018 raised over £500 for the Brain Tumour Charity. Musicians Matt and Kelly Bayfield were the stars of the evening. Matt told us all about his condition and how the charity helps him and those suffering form brain tumours across the UK
School fete 2018 2nd Jul 2018 - 8 images
We had a fabulous day on Saturday 30th June. The fair was well attended and we raised over £1100 for school funds. The children performed gymnastics and our brass group played. As well as the usual stalls there was a wide range of science activities, t-shirt printing and face painting. It was brilliant!
Royal Wedding Cakes 20th May 2018 - 8 images
Pupils at Wilby School created their own amazing Royal Wedding Cupcakes to celebrate the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
Key steps Gymnastic competition 20th Apr 2018 - 12 images
Here is a selection of photos from the key steps Gymnastics competition where the Year 2s won Bronze medals and the Year 3&4s won Silver, missing out on Gold by 0.5. This was held at Pipers Vale in Ipswich. April 18
Julia Jarman-children's author 15th Mar 2018 - 13 images
We had a fantastic book day in March 2018 when Julia Jarman visited us to share some of the magic of being an author
Wren Class Gallery 14th Dec 2017 - 13 images
Have a look and find out what exciting things we have been up to recently
Ralph the reindeer 14th Dec 2017 - 11 images
Our Wren class play on 13.12.17 was brilliant ! Well done to Mrs Pickess, Mrs Knight and all of the brilliant Wren Class pupils.
Wren Class Gallery 12th Dec 2017 - 35 images
Please have a look at some of the exciting things that have been happening in Wren Class
Snow day!! 12th Dec 2017 - 6 images
Finally it snowed! On Tuesday 12.12.17 the children were able to play out in gloriously crisp, white snow. Everyone had a brilliant time!
Mosque visit 10th Dec 2017 - 5 images
Year 2 and 3 visited the Bond Street Mosque in Ipswich on 4.12.17. They learnt lots about how Muslims pray and what they do in the Mosque
Ringsfield Trip 18th Oct 2017 - 52 images
As a finale to out 'Going for Green' topic the whole school visited Ringsfield Hall Eco-Centre. We took part in some forest school activities and had a really fun educational day out.
Experience Our Church Day 10th Oct 2017 - 18 images
The children had a brilliant day taking part in a whole range of hands on activities including a photo treasure hunt and a variety of literacy and art work which helped them to extend their understanding of the role of St Mary's in the community and in the lives of those who worship there.
African Adventure 12th Jul 2017 - 19 images
Year 5 and 6 had an amazing time at Sizewell Hall learning about some of challenges of life in Africa. They enjoyed lots of team-building exercises, archery, low-rope challenges, and staying overnight in an African-style village.
STEM Fair 3rd Jul 2017 - 10 images
Wilby Primary School's Mr Haynes organised an amazing Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths Fair for Wilby, four Primary schools and three local secondary schools. All sorts of people, including mad Science, Suffolk Wildlife Trust and Geosuffolk joined them to create an amazing hands on day for everyone.
Foxearth Nursing Home 26th Jun 2017 - 2 images
On June the 14th the Brass group performed at Foxearth Nursing Home as part of their Macmillan Coffee Morning. They sounded brilliant!
Everlasting light 26th Jun 2017 - 1 images
On Sunday 4th December pupils form Wilby School took part in an amazing Everlasting Light Concert to raise money for Action Aid.
Year 5 and 6 Dunwich visit 26th Jun 2017 - 4 images
As part of their topic on coastal erosion Owl Class visited Dunwich beach, museum and monastery. They had a fantastic day!
Superb scarecrows!! 26th Jun 2017 - 6 images
Our summer term homework challenge was to create a scarecrow to enter into the Wilby Village Fair Scarecrow competition. The children's creations were amazing!
Visit of Bishop Mike 17th May 2017 - 3 images
On May 16th we were visited by Bishop Mike. He told us lots about being a Bishop and explained the religious significance of his clothes and jewellery. Lucky Sammy got to try it all on!
Quiet Garden Development 2017 8th May 2017 - 13 images
Our Quiet Garden Area has been completely re-vamped. It looks fantastic now!
Sing your Heart Out Fundraising Event 3rd Apr 2017 - 2 images
On Monday 13th march Wilby School Pupils were joined by Local choir 'Hoxne Village voices' and singers Rhianna Roughton and Ella Miles and even a staff and Governors choir to take part in a singing event to raise funds for the Royal voluntary Service. We raised over £400 !
Tree planting March 2017 16th Mar 2017 - 6 images
Our YR and Y1 pupils have been busy planting new trees to extend our woodland area