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  • 08 January, 2019

    Crescent School Raises £730.87 For Children’s Air Ambulance

    On Tuesday 8 January pupils at Crescent School presented £730.87 to the Air Ambulance Service. The children have been busy fundraising for the national Children’s Air Ambulance since the beginning of the school year. They ran a ‘name the teddy’ competition, held a yellow Air Ambulance non-uniform…
  • 17 December, 2018

    The Inn-spectors Are In Town For Key Stage 1's Nativity

    Crescent School’s Key Stage 1 Nativity took place on Thursday 13 December and parents and grandparents were treated to a thoroughly entertaining performance. The production took…
  • 11 December, 2018

    Nursery And Reception Children Show That Christmas Counts

    Families and friends counted their blessings last Monday 10 December when Pathfinders Nursery and Crescent Reception children performed a charming nativity, Christmas Counts. On…
  • 30 November, 2018

    OCs Inaugural Pub Meet At The Merchants Inn

    Old Crescentians enjoyed a lovely evening at The Merchants Inn last Friday 23 November when the inaugural OCs Pub Meet took place. A mix of OCs from across the generations found…
  • 26 November, 2018

    Successful Reception Open Evening Generates Plenty Of Interest In The Crescent

    On Tuesday 20 November Crescent School held a dedicated Reception Open Evening. It was an opportunity for families to visit the school, listen to a presentation, view children’s…
  • 26 November, 2018

    Princethorpe’s Year 7s Share Top Tips For Transition

    Four of our Year 7 pupils returned to their former junior school, the Crescent, on Wednesday 21 November to share their top tips for transition to secondary school. Organised by…
  • 26 November, 2018

    Christmas Card Competition Winner

    Thank you to all the children who submitted so many wonderful entries for Crescent's annual Christmas card competion. There were so many wonderful brightly coloured festive ideas.…
  • 14 November, 2018

    Joint Choral Workshop Shows Why We Sing

    Children from Crackley Hall School and Crescent School had a fantastic, full day of uplifting and inspiring singing when they took part in a joint Foundation Junior School choral…
  • 17 October, 2018

    Participatory Theatre Proves A Real Hit At The Crescent School

    Image Musical Theatre visited the Crescent School on Tuesday 16 October to stage a production of the exciting tale of Robin Hood. The children got to join in with the super…
  • 15 October, 2018

    Harvest Festival Celebration

    Harvest Festival at Crescent School is always a special event as the children and staff gather together with the wider school family to celebrate and give thanks. Every year the…
  • 04 October, 2018

    Crescent Celebrates 70th Anniversary

    On Saturday 29 September 2018 Crescent School celebrated its 70th anniversary with a special community celebration. Past and present pupils, parents, staff and governors came…
  • 01 October, 2018

    Crescent’s Class I ‘Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside’

    The Michaelmas Term is well underway but Class I are holding on to their memories of summer by exploring the super salty topic of seaside holidays. This Wednesday 26 September…
  • 01 October, 2018

    Crescent School's Admissions Newsletter Published

    The latest edition of Crescent School's Admissions e-newsletter has just been published. The newsletter is full of articles that help give prospective parents a feel for school…
  • 18 September, 2018

    Crescent School Kick-Starts Its 70th Anniversary Celebrations

    On Friday 14 September Crescent School marked the start of its Platinum Anniversary celebrations. The children and staff came to school dressed in fashions from across the decades…
  • 18 September, 2018

    Foundation News: Countdown To Entrance Exams Begins

    With just eight weeks to go the countdown to Princethorpe College's Entrance Exams for admission in September 2019 has begun. This year the exams for Year 7 to 10 entry will take…
  • 03 September, 2018

    Foundation News: RIP Mary O'Farrell

    It is with immense sadness that we share the news that Mary O’Farrell, the Foundation’s former Chair of Trustees, passed away after a short illness on Sunday 2 September 2018.…

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