Skip to main content

Latest News

Latest news and press releases from Newbridge Junior School.

WW2 Veteran Visit

On Thursday 12th October, Year 6 had the privilege of speaking with a real life WW2 veteran. George was an engineer in the war and worked on maintaining the airplane engines…

Welly Walk 2017

On Thursday 5th October, Newbridge took part in the Great African Welly Walk (a sponsored walk to raise money for the charity Farm Africa). We walked a 2 mile route to…

The Roberts Centre in Assembly

Melanie and Robert Bear visited us in assembly on September 29th.  They came to tell us about the work of the Roberts Centre in Portsmouth, who support families in the local…

Year 6 WW2 Day

Year 6 stepped back in time for World War 2 Day, with everyone dressing the part. The day was spent learning what it would be like to live in war time…

Year 5 trip to Paultons Park

  On Friday 8 September Year 5 visited Paultons Park as part of their ‘Scream Machine’ topic. The day was packed full of fun and activities with the children learning all about…

Sports Day

Sports Day 2017 was held on Wednesday 5th July.  The morning dawned bright and sunny, everybody thoroughly enjoyed the morning.  The children took part in a choice of over 30 different…

Year 4 trip to Fishbourne Roman Palace

As part of their ‘Rotten Romans’ topic, Year 4 had a day to remember when they visited Fishbourne Roman Palace. They had the opportunity to explore an outstanding archaeological site, marvel…

Taiko drummers take to the stage!

Fourteen children from years 4 and 5 performed their Taiko drums on the stage in front of a packed Portsmouth Guildhall on June 15th.  They gave an amazing flawless performance with…

Year 6 Residential to Fairthorne Manor

Year 6 had a fantastic time at Fairthorne Manor taking part in many activities including, sailing, kayaking, zip wire, climbing, blind trail, archery and many team challenges. They refused to let the…

Lord Mayor visits Year 3

The Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress visited Year 3 on Thursday 6th April 2017 to look at all the work they have produced during their ‘Presenting Portsmouth’ topic. Every child had…