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St Alban’s Wins A Sports Award

By | Sport, Sporting Excellence, Year 3, Year 4

On Tuesday Mrs Jepson was awarded a trophy for The Best Primary School PE and Activity. At the award ceremony Ruby (Y3), Ruma, Lexi-Mae, Isabelle, Ava and Abigail (Y4) performed a superb gymnastic routine that stole the show.


Well done girls and thank you Mrs Jepson for all of your hard work. Mrs Jepson organizes all of our sports competitions. Spending most of her play and lunch times training the children for the events. On behalf of all of staff, parents and children I’d like to say a very special thank you.  

Class Teacher

Mrs Whyman

Year 3 Teacher

Lead Subject: Geography and History

House: Saini

Favourite Subject: Art and Mathematics

Favourite Author: David Walliams and Jill Murphy

Hobbies: Socialising with friends and family, reading, singing and dancing with my girls.

Year 3 Curriculum Details

Autumn 1 – Brazil

Autumn 2 – Dragons- (Myths and Legends)

Spring – Victorians

Summer 1 – Shakespeare (Romeo and Juliet)

Summer 2 – The Stoneage



Planned School Trips:

Wednesday 24th May – Murton Park York, Focus on The Stone Age

Monday 19th June – Shakespeare Festival, Clifton Park


Science Topics:


Animals including homes

Rocks and Soils

Forces and Magnets

Light and Shadows


Days to remember

Monday: Spelling rule test (RWI Speed Spell)  Make sure RWI log books are in school.

                P.E (make sure full kit is in school)

Tuesday: Homework club

Wednesday: Homework to be handed in.

Thursday: Last day to change comprehension books.

Friday: Orange Words Test

P.E (make sure full kit is in school)

Homework given on a Friday to return to school on Wednesday 


Important Year 3 Documents

Year 3 Calculations Policy

Year 3 Calculation Videos

This video shows how children in Year 3 use counters to help their understanding of the concept of addition.

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Our Year 3 Gallery Items - You can see all our pictures in the Gallery section of the site.