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Newsletter | May 2019

Dear Parent/Carer, Care in the Sun Long term weather forecasts are suggesting that we are in for some hot weather over the coming weeks. As such, we would advise that…

Newsletter | May 2019

Year 5 Trip to Liverpool University

As well as meeting Professor Fluffy, a professor of Engineering,  Year 5 pupils from Co-op Academy Portland experienced a virtual reality session during a tour of The University of Liverpool….

Year 5 Trip to Liverpool University

‘Red Heart Campaign’ Football Tournament

Co-op Academy Portland worked with Wirral Change and Tranmere Rovers in the Community to organise a Red Heart Campaign football tournament in April. Our Year 5/6 represented the school very…

‘Red Heart Campaign’ Football Tournament

Easter Bunnies visit Portland!

We recently had a surprise visit from Easter Bunnies who arrived with an Easter Egg for every child in school. One Easter Bunny said, ‘It was lovely to see so…

‘Co-operating’ to improve our Academy

The Co-op Academy Portland’s playground has enjoyed a ‘face-lift’ thanks to the efforts of Co-op Academy Governors and Co-op volunteers.     The Co-op funded the work and over twenty…

Science Week 2019

Pupils enjoyed a range of activities in school to celebrate Science Week. Some of these included visits to the park, tree planting around the schools perimeter, architecture workshops and a…

Newsletter | March 2019

Dear Parent/Carer, World Book Day A big thank you to all the parents/carers who came in to read with their children on ‘World Book Day’. Over 50 of you came…

Newsletter | March 2019

Visiting Laird Street Baptist Church

All of our children were invited to attend the local church for their ‘Easter Extravaganza’. There were many volunteers working and each led a different Bible story which every child…

Visiting Laird Street Baptist Church

‘World Book Day’ 2019

The children and parents enjoyed a fabulous ‘World Book Day’ on Thursday 8th March. Teachers and pupils dressed up as a book character, or ready for a bedtime story in…

‘World Book Day’ 2019

Fairtrade Fortnight

During Fairtrade fortnight we held raffles and invited parents in to school to sample a range of Fairtrade foods.     Pupils researched Fairtrade and Year 6 pupils made and…

Fairtrade Fortnight