What we've been up to…

Our school is a busy place and our children are involved in so many exciting and wonderful activities, both in the classroom, out in the school grounds and in the local community. We will try and keep you all updated as much as we can, through posts on this blog. We hope you enjoy keeping up to date with our school's many successes and achievements.

Tribute to Mrs. Kennaugh
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On the 13th of February 2024, we sadly said farewell to one of our most beloved figures, Mrs. Debi Kennaugh, a remarkable school administrator whose impact has reverberated throughout the years. Since the establishment of Cronk y Berry in 1998, Mrs. Kennaugh has played a vital role in shaping our s…

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Year 3 Tag Rugby
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Year 3 did a fantastic job representing the school in the recent Tag Rugby competition. They displayed some superb teamwork, communication and encouragement and set a good example with their behaviour and following of the tag rugby rules. Their tag rugby skills improved over the morning and mostly…

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Thinking Day
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Today, Rainbows, Brownies and Guides were allowed to wear their Girlguiding uniform to school. On the 22nd of February Girl Guide and Girl Scout groups around the world celebrated World Thinking Day. A traditional way to celebrate this is to wear your uniform to school. Girlguiding members across t…

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Safer Internet Day 2024
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Today is Safer Internet Day - but so is every other day. Our eSquad leaders in Year 6 have been very busy teaching every class today. They took our eSquad elephants in to every class to teach the children key skills to stay safe on the internet:Year 1 - Be Kind OnlineYear 2 - Tell an adult if you n…

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Choir Perform at Project 21
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Cronk y Berry Choir once again entertained the crowds at the Project 21 Christmas Fayre. They sang beautifully and created a festive atmosphere for all to enjoy. Thank you to the children, staff and families who supported the event.

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Community Christmas Treat
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Year 6 enjoyed their trip to Ballakermeen for the annual Community Christmas treat organised by the Isle of Man Constabulary in conjunction with local businesses. They sang along to a Christmas song before laughing watching Elf! On their way out, they received a selection box to enjoy at home. Than…

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Years 5 and 6 Badminton Competition
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News just in! The Years 5 and 6 Cronk y Berry Badminton team all played so well at the competition this afternoon! It was great to see so much good sportsmanship, encouragement and some fantastic shots! This was a wonderful way to show our school's Secrets of Success. Everyone improved as the after…

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Year 4 Manx Whale and Dolphin Visit
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Jen from Manx Whale and Dolphin Watch visited Year 4 this morning to talk to us about some of the amazing creatures we might find in the Irish Sea. We learned lots about porpoises, dolphins, whales, seals and basking sharks. Hopefully we might be lucky enough to see one of these creatures next time…

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A Coronation Thank You Card from Buckingham Palace!
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We were very excited to see a special envelope in the mail today. With a Buckingham Palace stamp on the front, we were amazed to find a card and letter from King Charles III and Queen Camilla thanking us for our letter to congratulate them on their Coronation. Lily Robinson in 6C had collected her…

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