Islington Headteachers’ Public Statement

A public statement by Headteachers in the London Borough of Islington. For many years, head teachers, school staff, governors and the education authority have worked tirelessly together to create high-quality provision across the borough which has resulted in...
How to talk to children when the news is scary

How to talk to children when the news is scary

Seven tips by First News Editor in Chief, Nicky Cox MBE.   Don’t try to turn off the news when there is bad news. Sadly, in the technological world in which we live, adults are no longer in control of how children access information. News comes at us 24 hours a...
Outdoor Classroom Day

Outdoor Classroom Day

Highbury Quadrant’s first ever Outdoor Classroom Day was a huge success. We joined in with nearly a million children worldwide! Children in all year groups enjoyed a range of outdoor learning activities. Including: pond dipping in Year 2, heart rate experiments in...
Crazy Creatures Competition Winners

Crazy Creatures Competition Winners

Huge congratulations to all of the Year 3 children who entered the Young Writers’ national writing competition. The competition got pupils’ imaginations running wild and they were eager to write about their creations! Next half term the lucky winners will...
London History Day

London History Day

On Friday 26th May 2017, children are invited to come to school dressed as their favourite historic Londoner as part of the London History celebrations. All voluntary donations will go towards the school fund for educational visits. Launched by Historic England, the...