Kikosi's eSquad
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There were some new arrivals to Cronk y Berry today. Kikosi, our resident eSquad elephant, has adopted some new elephants in need of learning how to be safe on the internet. With the help of our pupils in eSquad, these new arrivals will be popping into classrooms to teach the children how to be saf…

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Manx Youth Games
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2021 HSBC MANX YOUTH GAMES UPDATE The Sport Development Team is pleased to announce that training sessions for the 2021 Games begin on Monday 8th February. During the next couple of days the 2021 MYG Training Booklets will be dropped off at all Schools and we will give these out to the children. He…

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New Headteacher
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We are delighted to announce that Mrs Alex Quane has been appointed as the new Headteacher of Cronk y Berry School. Mrs Quane has worked in teaching since 1998, including most recently, seven years as Deputy Headteacher at Bunscoill Rhumsaa. Mrs Quane will be visiting school over the next few weeks…

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Challenge time!
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Need a challenge? Here are some to keep you busy for next few weeks. Art and DT 30_day_challenge_TME.pdf Lego Lego_Challenge.pdf Reading The_Quiet_Time_Picture_Book_Reading_Challenge.pdf

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Reception and Year 1 Children's Crocus Celebration
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The children from Year 1 and Reception were supplied with Crocus bulbs, compost, pots etc from Douglas Rotary back in the Autumn. Yesterday the President of Douglas Rotary came into school with other members to judge the flowers and colouring competition, the winning children and runners up receive…

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CYB WIN COMPETITION TO NAME AN EXO-PLANET AND STAR!
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Following the public vote, the UK has named the exoplanet and its host star ‘Cruinlagh’ and ‘Gloas’ respectively, names suggested by Cronk y Berry primary school on the Isle of Man. Class 4/5G proposed the names Cruinlagh (pronounced crunlack) and Gloas (pronounced glowas,) as they are Manx Gaelic…

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Ronaldsway's Festival of Trees Cronk y Berry display
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“I’m dreaming of a green Christmas….” The festive season has officially got underway at Ronaldsway Airport. Save the Children Isle of Man's 'Festival of Trees' exhibition has returned - for its 18th year. Cronk y Berry have produced a tree for this year's display thanks to the hard work of Mrs Morg…

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CYB in Top 10 Worldwide Name An Exo-planet Competition
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In September, Class 4/5G entered a competition to name an exo-planet and its’ parent star. It’s a worldwide competition and out of over 1000 entries in the UK, we’ve made the top 10 finalists! Proposer: Cronk y Berry Primary School, Isle of Man Exoplanet Name: Cruinlagh Star name: Gloas Reason for…

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