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PTA Auction Prize Winners »

In the grand setting of the Headteacher’s office and with the school’s finest bone china tea set, six Year 2 children had a fancy Afternoon Tea with Miss Coxhead and Miss Fostir after school today!

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PTA Comedy Night & Auction »

Enormous thanks to everyone involved in making our PTA night such a rip-roaring success!  The evening’s impressive line-up of stand-up comedians included Harry Hill, Steve Best (Luka and Anastasia’s dad), Sindhu Vee, Bob Goody (Ayah’s Grandad) and Milton Jones.

Thanks to the very generous support…

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A problem shared is a problem halved! »

In our assembly this morning we heard the story of ‘The Huge Bag of Worries’.

The children thought about which people in our school they would talk to if they had a worry.

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Creepy Crawlies in Early Years! »

Reception and Nursery received special packages from the postman the other day. The label on the package said ‘Handle with care.’  We opened it to find, a small jar with a lid housing 5 tiny caterpillars. The children were amazed by the diminutive size of the caterpillars. They marvelled at how…

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Dance with Natalia »

Year 2 and Year 6 have been having dance lessons with Natalia this term. She is an excellent ballroom dancer and has been teaching the children a variety of ballroom dances.


Year 6 have been perfecting their Cha-Cha-Cha moves. Will we see any members of St Clement Danes on Strictly Come Dancing…

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Year 6 Maths »

Year 6 pupils took over Miss Gould’s job today and taught each other how to complete challenging maths problems.

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Multi-sports with Coach Robin »

Today, Coach Robin from the YMCA started teaching Multi-sports lessons to Year 2 and Year 4. The children took part in a variety of warm up exercises and then completed a circuit of different activities. As they were completing the circuit, the children were not only having fun and being active but…

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St George’s Day Assembly »

In assembly this morning the children in KS1 and Reception learned about the story of St George and The Dragon, to mark St George’s Day which is celebrated this weekend.

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Easter Bonnet Parade »

We take our hats off to all the children (and parents and carers!) who created such fabulous Easter bonnets. They were truly egg-cellent!
Well done to each and every one of you and congratulations to the milliners whose creations are now on display in the showroom window of Stephen Jones Millinery…

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Thank you, Mrs Leonard! »

As we bid a fond farewell to Mrs Leonard after nearly 33 years at St Clement Danes School, her week of surprises continues!

On Tuesday afternoon, she was guest of honour at a thanksgiving service at St Paul’s Church in Covent Garden.  Special guests included members of her family, several former…

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Easter Service »

This morning the whole school walked to St Paul's Church in Covent Garden for our Easter Service, led by Father Simon.

Father Simon and children from Key Stage Two told us the story of Holy Week and Easter.

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A surprise for Mrs Leonard! »

'Oranges and Lemons' Flash Mob

After nearly 33 years of dedicated service to our school, Mrs Carol Leonard MBE will be retiring at the end of this week.

At the end of playtime yesterday morning, the whole school surprised Mrs Leonard with a rendition of the traditional nursery rhyme that she…

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Time TravellerĀ“s Party »

Year 3 had the most extraordinary guests today. Famous Londoners time travelled to our class and we were able to ask them questions about who they were and why were they relevant to our city and its History.

Samuel Pepys was the first to arrive and he seemed quite confused by how our school…

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Career Assembly »

This morning we were delighted to welcome a guest speaker in our assembly. Mr Guy Hilton told us all about his job as General Manager of the The Waldorf Hilton hotel. Mr Hilton’s hotel is just around the corner from our school, on Aldwych.  

Sydney, Year 3:  “It was really interesting. I couldn’t…

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Oranges and Lemons »

On Thursday 16th March we celebrated our annual Oranges and Lemons service at St Clement Danes Church. The sun shone and the church bells rang out as the whole school processed down the road from school to the church, dressed in their finery!  The theme for this year’s festival was ‘Love’ and the…

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