World Book Day competition

Following the reading sessions that took place at Attard Primary School, several teachers and kindergarten assistants took the initiative to work with the students to recreate the story using recycled material. The results were entered in a competition and Ms Ruth Tanti Mangion’s class won the national competition.

National Winner – World Book Day Competition.
Retelling the story using recycled material.

Start of Half Days

On Monday 3rd June all primary school and kindergarten students will be on half days. School will start as usual at 8:30 am. Dismissal will be as follows:

  • Kindergarten at 12:00 pm (noon)
  • Primary students at 12:15 pm

May we remind parents that from Monday 3rd June there will be Club 3 to 16 immediately after school.

Theatre in Education – The Happy Prince

Last Friday year 1 students visited San Anton Gardens for a Theatre in Education experience. They watched a play called The Happy Prince acted by specialised drama teachers. The students were involved by playing the part of the crowd in the story.

School Development Programme Day

On the 13th May 2019, students had no school because teachers were involved in the School Development Programme session. During this session, teachers were given a programme that they had to follow:

Afterwards, they were addressed by the Head of School and the Senior Management Team about subjects that need to be addressed to improve the school’s ethos:

Mr Deguara, assistant head, delivered a lecture on the results obtained from the questionnaires answered by parents and staff:

Afterwards the teachers were divided into groups to work on particular topics such as discipline, and resources for effective teaching and learning:

Following lunch in the hall, discussions in groups resumed. This time the staff disucussed communication between the school and stakeholders. A plenary session followed until 14:30 hrs.

Reading Stars – Visit to Rome

Krista Tedesco, a student in yr 5.1, has been selected as one of the Reading Stars. This morning during assembly she read an essay about an experience she had in Rome with the other Reading Stars from Malta.