The pupils at Riverside are having fun supporting Red Nose Day!  

Red Nose Day 2017


Adventures in Finland… We’ve stayed in a wilderness cabin (no electricity and temp of -15C!) Have been ice fishing, ridden snowmobiles and lots of playing in the snow. We’ve been to the Sami parliament and learnt about the 3 different Sami tribes. Then we went to a reindeer farm, where we got […]

Finland 2017 Update



Year 1 were very lucky to have some special visitors from The National Marine Aquarium come to see us including Shelly the Shark! The visit was linked to our current topic, Year One Saves The World and we looked at how we can help to save the planet by using […]

Aquarium Visit Year 1



Red Nose Day – Friday 24th March We will be holding a fundraising event for Red Nose Day.  From Monday 13th March red noses will be on sale at £1 every break time from the outside classroom.  On Friday 24th we would like children to come to school wearing something red […]

Red Nose Day



Does your child regularly find it hard to manage day to day tasks due to suffering from Anxiety & Frustration? Do you struggle to find the right approach to help them cope when you are feeling anxious & frustrated yourself?  

CAMHS Information Event


Thank you very much to everyone who came into school this afternoon to celebrate our fabulous Spring term homework efforts!  It was so lovely to be able to see what we’ve all been up, and have the opportunity to thank you for your continued support. Judging by the quality and […]

Y4 Spring Homework Celebration!



On Tuesday 14th March, Year 1 had their Spring Homework Challenge display, it was so lovely to see how many of you turned up to support your children and admire their wonderful handiwork. The amount and standard of the homework received was a real credit to you and your children. The […]

Spring Homework Challenge


Year 5 were off to meet animals from different continents on Friday.  It was such fun and we were lucky enough to have a tour by an expert to tell us about Arctic animals and how they adapt to their environment.  A big thank you to the staff, who were fantastic […]

Dartmoor Zoo trip!


This week, we were visited by Tom the Archaeologist, who brought in some Egyptian artefacts for us to investigate. Some of the activities that we enjoyed were: Role playing of a day in the life of an Egyptian. Trying to identify real artefacts from fake artefacts by looking at the materials. […]

Egyptian Archaeology Day


Y4 Young Spirit Residential Preparation Another exciting day in the Year 4 classrooms!  On Thursday, we were visited by Mark, our guide and leader for our Residential trip in May. He popped in to tell us all about our impending adventure and let us get our queries and worries out in […]

Year 4 Residential