World Book Day 2019

Marlborough St Mary’s pupils were thoroughly engaged in the World Book Day celebrations on Thursday 7th March. We saw a huge variety of brilliant costumes from both the pupils and staff!

Throughout the day, the children were prepared to Drop Everything And Read at any moment when they heard the bell ring around the school. The classes were also invited to design and decorate their classroom doors as the front cover from their favourite story. We had some absolutely brilliant doors ranging from Fantastic Mr Fox (with a functioning tunnel), Pirates in Underpants, The Ice Monster and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

Prior to the event, the children were invited to take part in some ‘Extreme Reading’. Once again, the children surpassed expectations with examples of reading taking place whilst skiing, bowling, climbing trees – so many random and extreme locations!

Finally, to fully celebrate our love of reading and writing, we welcomed Bill Egginton, author of the Rescue Series of books, to the school. Bill was able to share his stories with the children and talk about what motivated him to write about these endangered creatures.

What a memorable and inspiring day!

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Mrs Anne Schwodler

Deputy Headteacher
Mrs Toni Holford-Wright
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Mrs Susannah Greenbank
Ducks Meadow, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 4BX
01672 513101

Mrs Sue Kent
Ducks Meadow, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 4BX
01672 513101

Marlborough St Mary’s Primary School is committed to providing a safe, supportive and inclusive environment, which secures the well-being and very best outcomes for the children in our care. Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people is the responsibility of everyone involved with the school and we expect all staff, governors, parents, carers, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment.

If you are concerned about the safety and welfare of any child do not hesitate to come into school and speak to one of the Safeguarding Leads or a member of the senior leadership team. You can also report your concerns to the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) on 0300 456 0108.

The School’s designated safeguarding lead is Mrs Anne Schwodler

The School’s deputy designated safeguarding lead is Mrs Kath More supported by Mrs Mandy Howarth

The School’s safeguarding governor is Mrs Joyce White.

Our Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy can be viewed by clicking here 


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