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Leys Farm Junior School

Kindnesswe are friendly and respectful

Love of learningwe want to achieve our best

Resiliencewe are positive and happy

Couragewe are honest and persistent

Self-Awarenesswe are sensible and tolerant

Creativitywe celebrate our high standards

Activities & Visits

Chellie Carroll the illustrator with Year 6

Chellie illustrated the Power Reads books
She told them how she builds pictures in layers
They chose ideas from Everest With AJ
She told them to just "imagine"
The artwork soon built up
Chellie patiently helped everyone
Some of our work linked to Chellie's illustrations

Firefighters at our school

Firefighters come every week to help reading
They brought a fire engine for Year 3
They told the children all about their work

Year 3/4 Vikings Day at Murton Park York

The children had a great day of re-enactments

Year 6 WW2 at Murton Park York

All the children had dressed in 1940s costume
Ready to be Fire Marshals
Replica gas masks practice
A day of activities at school
Including First Aid!
1940s indoor games

Onjali Q Rauf ("The Boy at the Back of the Class") visit

We were thrilled that Onjali visited Year 6
She signed books children had bought
Our children showed great interest in her talk
Archie and Charlie with Onjali

Summer Fair

Humberside Fire and Rescue supported us
Gerry's ice cream had good sales
The Stocks were popular as always
Our local PCSOs brought a police van

Mandy Keating: Artist

The artist, Mandy Keating worked with Year 6
Mandy has a novel way of making books come alive

School dinners

Fresh fruit selections each day
Fresh salad bar each day
A choice of fresh vegetables with the main course

Reading around school

Safe Cycling Training

All Year 5 children who trained, passed.
The training was with NLC Road Safety staff
The training was on the playground and local roads

This section contains information and pictures about activities that our pupils have been involved in, and people who have visited our school.


Some of the recent activities are:

The Big Sing

The Big Sing of 1940s songs at The Baths Hall

Year 5 Visit to Wilderspin School at Barton

Samuel Wilderspin founded the school
In the Victorian playground
We took part in lessons

Year 6 visit to Kilnwick Percy Hall Buddhist Centre

We heard the story of Buddha's Enlightenment
Lekmo Kelsang, the Buddhist Nun, told us
We took part in a play
We learned about meditation
We thought about people who help us
We worked on worksheets
We did drawings

Year 6 World War 2 Day

Road Safety presentation

Please look in our Galleries section for two recent visits to Murton Park York
Welcome to all our children, their parents and visitors. Our school closes on 17 July and reopens on 3 September. Please keep looking in our Community tab for suggested websites to support children's learning and Reading in the Holiday. Any urgent Children's Social Services problems please contact 0800 1974787.