Wise Owls Trust is among one of the first in the country to be awarded the ‘School of Character Kitemark plus’ in recognition of best practice in developing good character in young people.
The RESPECT curriculum at three Manchester primary schools has seven tenets of character education at its heart and is brought to life for pupils by the exciting Mission Mondays. Sophie Murfin explains all…
Next Tuesday afternoon (22nd January) we start the Parentgym workshops at Seymour Road. These will enable you to meet other parents, develop your parenting skills and it’s all for FREE! If you would like more information, please speak to the office or Mrs Willott. To read more news from Seymour Road Academy, click here.
Happy New Year from the Kiwi Club! The Kiwi children visited The Play Factor on Saturday. They all had lots of fun but everyone agreed that the enormous slide was the highlight of the visit. As it was their final trip they were treated to a celebratory lunch at Frankie and Benny’s Restaurant. The children […]
In art this week, 3DB attempted cave drawings in the style of the stone age people from the prehistoric time period. There are theories that the prehistoric man might have painted animals and hunting scenes on the walls of the caves. Perhaps the cave man wanted to decorate the cave and chose animals because they were important […]
For the first time, we’ve produced a newsletter to share all the fantastic things that we have been doing at Wise Owl Trust over the past 12 months. Although, we have had to condense it, because we have done that much, we simply couldn’t fit it into a newsletter! This will be the first of our annual […]
Children of Briscoe Lane Academy invited and welcomed a number of special guests to the opening of Briscoe Lane Academy. As visitors entered Briscoe Lane Academy on Friday 30th June 2017, they were greeted with the vibrant sounds of the steel band. An ensemble of hits from the film Hairspray were performed by the […]
20 schools from across Manchester came together for the 2nd annual sporting event in memory of the late Guy Hutchence. On Friday 16th June 2017, over 200 children from 20 primary schools across Manchester took part in a fun event at the Sporting Arena, hosted by TEAM UP and our partners Commando Joe’s. The children […]
Playgrounds across the Trust have been transformed into fun, engaging and multi-purpose learning environments. Children returned after half term to a complete transformation of their playtimes and lunchtimes. They now have access to learning dens, exciting climbing frames, sand pits, water play and much more. “When I first saw the new playground, I was amazed! […]
A team of professionals have been tasked with supporting children to build their self-confidence and emotional intelligence, helping them to be successful both in and out of the classroom at the Wise Owl Trust. The team of adults have been carefully chosen to create Team Up with a teacher to lead, two personnel from Commando […]