We have been focusing on our Create Beauty Cornerstone this week in Art Week. The children have been working in the newly refurbished Art Studio and have been creating some beautiful works of art. Children have been encouraged to work collaboratively on many pieces as well as independently on others. The whole exhibition has been … More Autumn Term Art Exhibition
Yesterday, Thomas’s Academy welcomed Dr Durga Bahadur Subedi, The Ambassador of Nepal on his visit to a conference held on our new top floor for delegates from many UK charities working out in Nepal. The conference was organised by The Cairn Trust, and the welcome party was organised by our Year Six House Captains! It was … More Ambassador’s Visit
As we start back at school this term, every class has been learning about the human brain. We have seen some fantastic, creative work from every class, including some very detailed diagrams from Year 6 and even a 3D printed brain in Year Three! These lessons have all been part of our Brainwave topics, which, … More Brainwaves for the new school year
Thank you to all of the teachers, support staff, parents and pupils who helped out yesterday for our Summer Fair. There were so many fantastic stalls – many of which were run by the children, and everyone had a great time! Nursery treated us to some yummy cup cakes and Reception were selling some fabulous … More Summer Fair
On Monday 11 year 5 students visited Farm Lane care home in Fulham to meet the people living there and take part in art activities with them. The children made drawings of the residents using the skills that they learnt during a portrait topic earlier in the year and using iPads they demonstrated how to … More Farm Lane
Children in art club headed to Sloane Square this week to explore the new exhibitions in the Saatchi Gallery. With a guided tour from a member of the Saatchi education team the children were shown how they could view the exciting pieces of digital artwork by interacting with sensors, cameras and projections.
The garden has been growing at an astounding rate and this week thanks to the sun, heat and constant watering from our intrepid garden helpers. Our wildflowers and peppers have finally started to flower and we have hundreds of tiny green tomatoes ready to grow and turn red. Our carrots are small but coming on … More Garden Update!
results from our parent maths survey … More Results from the Parent Maths Survey
With the help of Ms Garcia, Thomas’s Academy have developed strong, international links with a school in Spain. For three years, our pupils from Years 3-6 have been writing to and even using Skype to communicate with their Spanish friends. Our pupils enjoy learning not just the Spanish language, but learning about their culture, including … More Special delivery!
We returned from half-term to see massive changes in the school garden this week thanks to all the rain and warm weather, as well as to the generous helping of fertiliser that we added just before the break. Our potato plants which had barely emerged above the soil a week ago are now over 40cm … More Exciting times in the school garden!