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The role of outdoor play in cognitive development for Early Years

As we welcome spring, we are looking forward to taking our learning and play outdoors even more – we can’t wait to see what we will discover! Here, our Headteacher,

The power of reading together

Reading plays such an important part in a child’s development. Not only does it teach them how to form words and sentences, it helps concentration while strengthening the memory and

Empowering voices this Children’s Mental Health Week

Taking care of our and our children’s mental wellbeing has never been so important – with around one in six children now affected by mental health problems, according to NHS

How music can boost development in Early Years

Beyond the joy it brings, music has been proven to have a positive impact on the cognitive, emotional and social development of children in Early Years education. And that’s why

Day in the life as an Early Years Practitioner

At Pilgrims, no two days are the same when you work with little people. From gardening to storytelling, to playing in the mud kitchen, our Early Years Practitioners have heaps

‘Tis the season to be jolly at Pilgrims

We are feeling festive at Pilgrims! The children have been singing lots of carols, the school productions are in full swing, and we are looking forward to our Christmas lunch.

Dreaming big: The children share their aspirations for the future

At Pilgrims, we are big believers that there is no limit to our ambitions. That’s why, as part of the Reception children’s autumn term topic ‘Me and My World’, we

What’s in store for Pilgrims Pre-Prep over the autumn term?

The new academic year has begun at Pilgrims Pre-Prep, and we are filled with excitement as we begin a journey of learning and discovery. Pilgrims’ Headteacher, Mrs Webster, explains a

Preparing for your first day back

After a great summer holiday, starting back at school can be a little daunting – but it also marks the start of an exciting new chapter for your child. Before

MAIN SCHOOL 2024/25 admissions

Limited spaces are now available in Reception and Year 1 from September 2024.  If you are interested in arranging a visit, please contact admissions@pilgrims-school.org.uk.  Admissions into Little Pilgrims, Kindergarten and Pre School 24/25 remains extremely limited, with a waiting list in operation.  However, parents can, of course, contact Admissions via the link above to find out more.