Cross Country Races – 2017

Yr 4, 5 and 6 Cross Country Races – at Dulwich Hamlet May 2017 Sometimes you walk into an arena and immediately know you have bitten off more than you can chew. Rather like amateur Christians walking into the Coliseum, the Heber cross country team strode onto the vast green savannah behind Dulwich Hamlet school.  Our 70 runners eyed the opposition without really knowing
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Football Match Reports

Football match versus St Joseph’s Catholic Primary. April 27th.  It is hard to imagine a school with less playground space than Heber. However, surrounded by the high-rise apartment blocks in Camberwell, near the Aylesbury Estate, lies St Joseph’s Catholic Primary.  Their playground felt like a swimming pool when the water has been emptied out.  They welcomed us in a very friendly way and we
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Year 3 – Stone Age Immersion Day

On Friday 5th May, the children of Year 3 commenced their new topic about the Stone Age with a fun immersion day of drama and art. Drama Workshop The children travelled back to the days of early man to explore the changes in Britain through the Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages. The children acted out scenes from the Neolithic period, creating freeze frames. In
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Home Match – Heber v Bellenden

Football – Heber v Bellenden Primary – March 30th This week Heber were playing at home against local rivals Bellenden primary – the very good team with possibly the loudest coach in the league. After many hours of intense strategic debate and analysis it had been decided that the girls team would once again employ the pink ballerina tutu tactic to unsettle the opposition.
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Football Away Match to Camelot

Football Match – Away to Camelot Primary School, Peckham. At Heber we are not afraid of trying new tactics to gain an advantage in our fixtures with other schools. After many hours of deep analysis and blue sky thinking it was agreed that this week the girls team would let Imogen play in a pink ballerina tutu and have Iris in ‘war paint’. Some
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Rugby and Football Match Reports

Sports Reports from Mr Neve-Dunn Football: Heber V Angel Oak Primary – Tuesday March 9th The Angel Oak team arrived in a new minibus, looking resplendent in their school kit. Unfortunately, they only brought one team; their girls’ team had not made the team because of behaviour issues. Nevertheless, their boys team was tremendously polite and agreed to play a friendly match against our
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Book Week 2017 – Blog and Video

  As another successful Book Week has drawn to a close, we are reminded what talented children we have at Heber! There is no better way to showcase our vision statement of “Heber being a happy family, where we strive for everyone to belong, to be included, to aspire and to achieve within our creative, exciting community” than a whole school project. Throughout the
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Sports Report by Mr Neve-Dunn

Home Year 6 football match vs Rye Oak Primary School Thursday 26th January On Thursday 26th January South London was frozen, many teachers talked about the great Frost of 1608. Yet it was so dry there was no ice, and the coldness passed deep into the bones. The pre-match warm up was simply to stop team hypothermia. Rather annoyingly the Heber Yr 6 football
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Quiz Night – Match Report

Heber School Quiz – November 25th 2016 Match Report  (a biased report written by someone who was not at the event) Sometimes a team hits such a low point that other teams start to feel genuinely sorry for them. Everyone pats them on the back after the match and says ‘well at least you tried your best’. The players leave the pitch with their
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Reception News

Over the last couple of weeks the Reception classes have been learning about Diwali, Bonfire night and Remembrance. They have had a lot of creative activities to take part in, such as making clay Diva’s, drawing Mendhi patterns, fire work pictures and making remembrance poppies using apples. We’ve had lots of fun and learnt a lot about different celebrations.