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Our amazing team came 3rd today in the Herts County Key Stage 2 Inclusive Cricket Event…

We  held our first SEN Family Event today. We were really pleased to see so many families attend. It was lovely to see all the children engaging in fun activities and enjoying themselves, as well as giving parents an opportunity to meet other families with shared experiences…

The Stevenage Sporting Futures Team held their Path2Paris event. Our team got to hold the Paralympic torch and took part in different Paralympic events…

Our Bumblebee’s had their day at the zoo too…

Osmington Bay will hold a special place in many of our Year 6’s hearts…

Year 5 enjoyed a sports science workshop. The children tested their sprinting speed, jumping ability, strength and reaction speed…

Ladybird class had an amazing time exploring Hertfordshire Zoo…

All glammed up for another year at the TES Awards…

The sun shone on our KS2 athletes and their supporters for their Sports Day this year…

We can’t wait for Sports Day…

This week is National School Sports Week and we have a host of activities planned. We saw this and wanted to share for those who’d like to try something new outside of school…

Our team showed wonderful determination at the Primary Athletics event today…

Year 3 had an amazing day learning about life in Roman times…

A few more photos from our D-Day assembly and lunch…

Check out HCLs blog about our D-Day celebrations…

Thank you HCL for organising our special visitors to help us commemorate D-Day…

We’d love to hear your views about our Science Evening…

Thank you so much for joining us for Science Evening we had as much fun as you did…

We have got our Father’s Day sale coming up…

Year Six had an eye opening experience with Medical Mavericks…

Welwyn Wheelers are a local cycling team who offer an array of ways to get children involved in the sport…

We are excited about Science Evening and hope that you can join us…

It is Science Week this week at Peartree and our teachers wanted to showcase a range of STEM professions by dressing up…

Soccer Aid helps spread the important message that children have the right to play. Join us for a non-uniform day to help spread the word…

Look at all the skills demonstrated by these Year Four girls today…

A well-deserved treat for Year Six. They had a wonderful time at Chessington today.

Mysterious things were afoot at Peartree this evening. Thankfully, Year Five were there to rescue the princesses, save Excalibur and defeat the evil Black Knight. Another spectacular performance!

These Year 6 boys played their last ever game representing Peartree Spring today – resulting in a 4-0 win!

Our superb Year Six have finished their SATs. They worked so hard and we are incredibly proud of them.

Who let the Vikings out?

Year 4 had an epic day finding out about daily life in Viking times

Jellyfish class had a special visit from Mjölnir. Who was worthy?

The sun beaming down this morning was a wonderful way to start Walk to School Month

Proud to say we have been shortlisted for The Tim Brighouse Community Engagement Initiative of the Year Award in the TES Schools Awards 2024

Just amazing! Here are some of our Key Stage 1 children enjoying their sporting event and giving their friends the greatest of encouragement

We very enjoyed sharing what our learning looks like. Thanks to all those who came

These children had a great time at the Stevenage Sporting Futures Team Key Stage 1 Rapid Fire Cricket event

Join us to find out more about your child’s learning journey

Year 6 had a wonderful, inspirational afternoon thanks to the superb Widening Access team at University of Hertfordshire. They organised for Lisa Thompson to visit us to talk to us about her work as an author.

We’re parade ready…

An Easter bonnet bonanza!

Well done to our Gold medal winners in their Rapid Fire cricket tournament today

Reception had a wonderful time at their fairytale ball

Huge thank you to the team at Brayfordbury Observatory for hosting Year 5 this morning

Are you ready for our second ETTDT challenge?

Key Stage 2 had fun squashing tomatoes with their pedal power today

Our Head Girl and Head Boy attended Stevenage Schools’ Parliament to talk about what we are doing to tackle litter in our local area

Year 2 had the best day at Herring Green Activity Farm

The day the Premier League Trophy visited…

Our very own Mr Brown has a book coming soon…

Our team who took part in the ‘Let Girls Play Biggest Ever Football Session’

We rocked our socks off! Massive shout out to Rock Kidz for an amazing and inspiring day…

(Check out class pages for more photos from the day)

We have a fabulous, helpful webinar coming up…

Watch out veggies! Here comes Peartree…

One of our favourite days of the year is fast approaching…

The University of Hertfordshire team came in to explore ‘Who are Scientists?’ with Year 3…

Year 5 took part in the Badminton Racketpack Competition…

Happy Valentine’s Day…

Year 6 participated in the U11s Sports Hall Athletics Competition. The girls team came third and the team overall won the Respect Award…

Happy Shrove Tuesday…

We had a special assembly about a new Junior Sea Cadets unit being opened up locally…

Our Family Support Workers held a parent coffee morning with HCPI and ADD-Vance as part of our Autism in Schools project. This gave parents/ carers an opportunity to share experiences and gain advice and support…

Look at these adorable selfies…

Safer Internet Day 2024

It was Year 2’s turn to take part in the Very Hungry Caterpillar workshop with HCL…

Our choir had an amazing time once again at the Young Voices Concert at the O2 Arena

Well done to our Year 2 children, seen here taking part in the Stevenage Sporting Futures Team Key Stage 1 Inspire Event. They had a wonderful afternoon and were awarded ‘the most determined team’.

PCSO Prosho kindly organised for a police van to visit us as part of career’s day celebration

As always our career dress up day showed us the future is bright…

Peartree’s Got Talent! Look at this amazing designs from our Christmas Jumper Design Competition winners…

Following on from their visit, the amazing Year 5s explained to the whole school what they’d done in an assembly

A few of our Year 5 children have visited the Garden House Hospice over the past three weeks. It was wonderful to see new friendships being formed between the different generations

Our Head Boy and Head Girl attended Stevenage Schools’ Parliament so they could share their ideas about how to make our town a more environmentally friendly place to live. Thank you Samantha and Aston.

The year 6 boys played their first ever futsal tournament today. They played outstandingly well and won every group game. They won the final convincingly too!

Many thanks to those new supporters who have signed up to send a little our way. It adds nothing to your bill but the companies you shop with give us some fabulous donations…

London’s burning! London’s burning! Year 2 had an immersive, smoke-filled day exploring a London Street during the Great Fire of London. Between forming a bucket chain and making poultices they looked at a range of historic sources

School council asked and you requested PJs. Here are some photos from the comfiest school day of the year in aid of Children In Need

If you go down to the woods today… you’ll find our Eco Council having some fun

Lest we forget

Check out our new library books. Many thanks to The Abilities In Me Foundation.

Another week of excellent team work and fair play from our sports teams

We were exceedingly lucky to have a visit from Gemma, the author of the amazing Abilities in Me book series, today. Alongside her husband Max, she explained the good work that her charity does and how we can help all people feel included.

Today, we raised money for The Abilities In Me Foundation buy wearing bright colours or an outfit to showcase our special ability…

These girls are reaching new heights at cheerleading club

Are you ready for these rockstars?

We are taking part in #easyfundraising’s Big September Sign-up giveaway, where we have the chance to win a £500 donation prize! Sign up to support us on easyfundraising and not only will you raise FREE donations for us with your everyday shopping, but it will count as an entry into the giveaway. This prize would make a big impact on our fundraising, so please sign up today

Today we took part in National Fitness Day

Our new banner has arrived…

Congratulations to Aston and Samantha. Everyone from Year 1 to Year 6 got a vote and the staff think they chose very wisely indeed.

TES Awards Primary School of the Year

Today some of our wonderful Year 2 children attended the Inspire and Engage festival at Barnwell. They received the Determination Award for their hard work

The Year 4 Boys Team Won 9-1 Today

Career Day – When I grow up I want to be…

Ready for our Stars to Shine

Christmas Dinner is Ready and Waiting…

Our Christmas Jumper Design Winners

Year 2 Travelled Back in Time to Just Before the Great Fire of London…

Elf Day Design Competition KS2 Winners

The Year 5 Boys Team Won 2-1 Today

What an Elf-tastic Way to Raise Money for the Alzheimers Society


The Rights of a Child Explained

Year 6 Visit Duxford

Wanted! Cheeky Elves! One of this Week’s Golden Time Activities.

Christmas Jumper Intro Assembly

6-0! The Year 4 Boys Football Team Enjoyed their First Match

Our Rights Respecting Reps In One of their Meetings

Year 3 Learning Braille…

Year 4, 5 and 6 Just Talk Week displays

Action Shots from Williams’ Wednesday Workout

Year 3 and 4 Golden Time Spotty Biscuit Decorating

Year 5 and 6 Golden Time Pudsey Painting

Year 3 and 4 Golden Time Pudsey Necklaces

Amazon’s Spotty Hop-a-Thon

We are Spotacular!

Caspian Anti-Bullying Week Poetry

Nile Anti-Bullying Week Compliment Fortune Tellers

For all of their service and sacrifice…

Pupil voice teams tree planting

Our dodgeball team enjoyed taking part in their competition

Art and craft club’s poppy pictures

Girl’s football training in the MUGA

Year 3’s trip to Paradise Wildlife Park

Year 5 hockey in the MUGA

Our new MUGA

Year 3 eyeball and spoon race

Year 4’s spider-y baking! Yum!

Rocking out on our multiplication day

Another bountiful harvest heading for the FoodShed

Supporting MacMillan

Our book of condolence is open

Our first dreamcatcher assembly

The pupil votes were counted and verified: presenting our new head boy and head girl

2021-22 academic year

Silver for Our Year 4 Rounders Team

A Very Royal Photo Opportunity

Getting Ready for the Jubilee

Going Green for Children’s Mental Health Week

Golden Time in Year 4

A Fab Ending to Maths Week…

Just a Little Bit of Drama

Another Victory for Our Year 5 Footballers

Growing Sunflowers with Gardening Club

Year 2 At the Teach Active Literacy Festival

Stem Club Take on Tower Building

Sunshine Yellow was Out in Force Today to Show Our Support for Refugees Around the World

Red Nose Day in PJs at Peartree

Multi Skills Club

Orienteering Club

Year 5’s Pop-tastic Art

Another Week Brings a New Task

Speed Stacking Club

Marvellous Mathematicians

Return of the clubs…

Year 6 Sports Hall Athletics Competition

The staff couldn’t let the children have all the fun

Look at these magnificent World Book Day costumes

Pyjamas have been chosen…

Year 4 Football Victory

Our brand new year 4 team were victorious in their first match. They took on the Leys and won 4-1. Lenny and Finlay scored two goals each. Harrison was voted Player of the Match.

Savannah Class + Violins = Amazing Music

Engineering in Year 3…

Science Week Pupil Voice Survey

Science Week was Out of this World…

Career Day

Our Home Grown Sporting Heroes…

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas….

The cheeky angels in Year 2 nearly missed a very special occasion!

Year 1 were superstars in their nativity performance

Christmas Jumper Design Winners

As part of our work to inspire our children to develop their burgeoning talents, we once again ran our annual design competition. The entries were first class and the winning designs were turned into the ‘real’ thing.

Festive Golden Time in Year 4

Year 3 put on a magical performance of Peter Pan

As part of our arts curriculum, the children in year 3 discovered all the hard work that goes into putting together a recorded performance. They acted in front of a green screen and in a variety of environments around the school. They also learned all the words and actions to the songs that were included in their play.

Christmas has arrived at Peartree Spring!

The Peartree Elves – Mischief Warning

Future Violinists in Thames

As part of our wide-ranging music curriculum, Thames class have been having violin lessons with the wonderful Miss Reed. She has been inspiring our future musicians.

Friends of Peartree – Christmas Fayre

Thank you to everyone who came to out fayre this evening and well done to the Friends of Peartree, staff and children for making the event so lovely. Our choir made sure that we all got into the Christmas Spirit!

Elf Day for Alzheimer’s Society

As part of our work to encourage our children to become good citizens, we dusted off our Christmas clothing to raise money for theAlzheimer’s Society.

Creative Card Designs in Thames

Inspirational Visitor: Freya Levy

Today we had a visit from Freya Levy. She is a young lady who has overcome many hurdles and represented Team GB in a range of sports. Her stories of resilience and determination were phenomenal.

Toffee Apples!

It’s toffee apple time again! Using locally sourced apples, year 3 had the best time making them under the closest of adult supervision.

Children In Need

Team Spirit

Our Year 5 team showed wonderful team spirit, commitment and sportsmanship in their 3-3 draw last night.

Our Vigil

Remembrance Day

Understanding how history has shaped our current way of life is important to us so we place a special emphasis on key dates in British history.

The Stage is Set…

Our Pupil Leaders will lead our Remembrance Service tomorrow which is being streamed to the adults at home. Our future public speakers will continue to develop their skills by taking on this key responsibility.

New Age Kurling

Have you heard of New Age Kurling? Year 2 have as they got to try it out today. New Age Kurling is similar to bowls, but is traditionally played inside and uses a static target rather than a moving ball. It is an inclusive sport that has been adapted from traditional curling (which is a winter Olympic sport).

Pumpkin Soup

Year 4 cooked up a storm in the kitchen and made some delicious pumpkin soup. They used seasonal vegetables and carried out their own research to discover potential ingredients.

Football Victory

Congratulations to our fantastic football team on their 8-1 victory! Well done!

Black History Month


There’s something spooky going on in Year 3!

They have been exploring the skeleton as part of their science work and have ‘made’ some new friends.

Sports Stars

Here is the team who entered the Balance Festival on behalf of our school. They took part in a range of activities including the standing long jump, stork stand, chest push, javelin, relay and the obstacle race.

Books! Books! Books!

As Dr Seuss says, ‘The more you that you read, the more that you learn.’ We were extremely fortunate to be awarded a grant which allowed us to buy new books for our school library. We chose a wide selection of books from classic literature to modern, influential authors.

Year 1 Wow Day!

What a wonderful dat Year 1 had all aboard ‘Emma Jane’s Aeroplane’.


Reception made diva lamps as part of their exploration of the festival of Diwali.

Reading Stars

Harvest Festival

Another wonderful harvest display at Peartree Spring. Thanks to our families for their generosity and for Mrs Lansbury for displaying it so beautifully and to Mrs Sinclair for making her special harvest bread. Your donations will be delivered to the Foodshed to help those in our local community.

Year 2 Explorers

World Mental Health Day

Well done to everybody for your great efforts today. It was so lovely to see so many different shades of yellow to show young people that they are not alone with their mental health worries.

Marvellous Maths by the Jellyfish

Walk to School Week

This week we have focussed on thinking about how the way we live now will have an impact on our environment in the future. We were very proud of all the children who shared their active travel with us.

MacMillan Coffee Morning

What a lovely Macmillan coffee morning at Peartree Spring. Thanks to all who attended or donated cakes and special thanks to our Pupil Leader Team for their excellent serving skills.

National Fitness Day

Well done to everybody that took part in National Fitness day.  The children had lots of dun exploring a range of different fitness activities. Lets continue to be active!

Autumn is here…

Pupil Leaders

Well done to our new Pupil Leader Team. We are so proud of them all. They have been brave, kind and gracious and a real credit to their families.

Head Boy and Head Girl Candidates

The Head Boy and Head Girl candidates. What great speeches – you should all be so proud. Now let’s get counting the vote!




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Headteacher - Mrs Teresa Skeggs