"And as you wish that others would do to you, do so to them."

Luke 6:31

How have you been a good friend today?

"Love is more important than anything else. It's what ties everything completely together."

Colossians 3:14

How did God show his love for the world?
How do you show your love for others?
What can you do today to show love to other people?

'God said to human beings, "Fill the earth with people and look after it. Care for all that I have made."'

Genesis 1:27

What is our responsibility to care for God's world?
How can I behave responsibly today?
Who relies on me to act responsibly?

"I am the Lord your God. I am holding your hand, so don't be afraid."

Isaiah 41:13

How was Jesus courageous?
What helps people to be courageous?
How have you shown courage today?

"It is better to be honest and poor than dishonest and rich."

Proverbs 16:8

Why is it important to be honest?

"Try to earn the respect of others."

Romans 12:17, paraphrase

Who do you respect and why?
What sort of behaviour earns respect?
What do you do to show you respect someone?

Swimming Outcomes


All children in Year 5 partake in weekly swimming lessons for approximately twenty weeks. The outcomes of these sessions are assessed and recorded below. We also assess their progress in Year 6 to help us ensure children leave our school having had the best opportunity to meet the National Curriculum swimming objectives, which are outlined below.


National Curriculum Requirements for Swimming and Water Safety

Academic Year 2018/2019

Academic Year 2019/2020

Academic Year 2020/2021

(Attainment impacted by Covid 19 in the academic year in which these children received their swimming. 8/20 sessions were able to take place)

Academic Year 2021/2022

(These children received catch up swimming tuition in Year 6 as their Year 5 swimming curriculum was impacted by Covid)

National Data Provided by Swim England for 2018

Percentage of Year 6 cohort who swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres.

83% 78% 73% 81% 72%

Percentage of Year 6 cohort who use a range of strokes effectively.

83% 83% 64% 76% 56%

Percentage of Year 6 cohort who perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations.

83% 93% N/A as lessons on safe self rescue were cancelled due to Covid 19 76% 34%