On Thursday 7 June, pupils at Wilberforce Primary tried their hand at being forensic scientists for the day. Working in a mobile laboratory with PhD students from University College London (UCL), the pupils used a variety of scientific techniques to determine whether a painting was an original or forgery.
Yesterday Wilberforce Primary in Queen’s Park launched a new project which seeks to change the way in which pupils dispose of plastic and all rubbish. The ‘A Future Without Rubbish’ project, which is being run in partnership with social enterprise, Clear Public Space, aims to educate children about the damage plastic is doing to our oceans and to encourage them to change their behaviour about waste.
A budding mathematician from Wilberforce Primary in north London is getting ready to compete in the final of the international Pangea Mathematics Competition.
A Queen’s Park primary school has shaken off its “special measures” tag after receiving a glowing report from Ofsted inspectors.
Pupils and staff at Wilberforce Primary in Queen’s Park are celebrating a superb Ofsted report. Not only did inspectors remove the school from Special Measures, they also raised it two categories and judged it to be ‘Good’ with many ‘Outstanding’ features.
Rt Hon Damian Hinds MP, Secretary of State for Education visited two United Learning academies today – Wilberforce Primary and Paddington Academy – to meet pupils and staff and celebrate World Book Day.
This half-term, over 120 primary pupils from 16 United Learning schools got the chance to express their creativity through storytelling as part of StorySLAM.
Last week, at three events around the country, over 80 pupils from United Learning’s primary academies and prep schools gathered to learn about becoming leaders in their own communities.
This week pupils from across United Learning are participating in recording sessions for Wassail! – a brand new musical score which has been commissioned by the United Learning Partnership Fund.
Today United Learning celebrated the outstanding achievements of its primary pupils and staff at a special awards ceremony. The Best in Everyone Primary Awards were presented to pupils and staff from across the Group’s primary schools during a ceremony at the House of Lords.