Night Fever

The weather has been on our side this week, staying pretty crisp and clear; archery, football, bikes & scooters have got the kids up and about. As we've hit darkness around 5-ish, we've also explored the environment in a different way...heading out wrapped up with a torch in hand...playing in the…

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Mini Olympics

What does it take to beat your personal best? Determination? Perseverance? A motivation to do better? Our Mini Olympics (with a very creative twist) brought out the best in the pupils, challenging themselves to be better versions of themselves.

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Happy Heart

The pace has been maintained from last weeks ‘Happy Heart’ theme through a variety of activities. Children have enjoyed getting all Space Jam in the basketball sessions, aquatic at our local swimming pool and Xtreme at the skatepark. As the evenings become darker outside, we’ve found some time to…
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Healthy Heart Day

To celebrate 'Healthy Heart Day' (on Friday!), our activities have been focused towards keeping our ticker ticking...This week saw the return of the Judo coaching and was welcomed with smiles and enthusiasm...building confidence, discipline, respect for others along with a positive healthy…

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First Judo Session

First session of judo this term and the residential children got fully involved, well done everyone great session!

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Birmingham Visit

Wow! What a fun week! Tuesday's lot headed out into Birmingham, had a blast exploring the bustling nature of the city. It was the perfect evening to be on the roof of the new library, clear skies meant views for miles and a new..raised..perspective on the world. Some stayed enjoying the view,…

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Welcome to Residence

Welcome back! The pupils have settled back into residence like ducks to water...it's been great to see their happy little faces playing and joining in with the activities. This week has seen a trip out to a soft play centre and a local park, where some children made new friends and engaged…

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Summer Holidays

Last day today! The children are up, dressed and ready for their summer holidays. This week has been about hanging out...be it swimming, soft play or film night, the kids have squeezed every last chance to enjoy each other's company. Don't forget to check the school website for links to activities…

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RSPCA week @ Residence

Hello! There was no time for sheepishness this week as our exciting activity tied in with the school theme of RSPCA week. Ewe wouldn't believe the effort and elbow grease used to chase, wash, feed and snip the toenails (baaaarmy!) of Jane The School’s Assistant Site Manager’s sheep. For some…

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Weekly Wonder

Last week was another action packed week at Shenstone residence; skateboarding, judo, morning yoga, visit to the donkey sanctuary, St Patrick’s Day Crafts and #loveontherocks (check it out!)

This week is looking to be another fun one too, with swimming, football training, Forest School, dance…

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Weekly Wonder

This week in residence has flown by, with the children participating in tons of wonderfully creative activities. For instance, the children have been hard working at perfecting there swimming skills (diving mainly), whilst our Fusion Dance cohort (and the whole universe) have been ‘busting a move’…

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Weekly Wonder

Another fab week has passed in residence, with the children embarking on some brilliant activties and trips, like our in house homemade slime making night (watch out the ghost-busters) and our life skills trip to Poundland. This proved very valuable for the children as they were given their own…

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