Year Six is taught by Martin McDermott and his CA is Fatim Dossa. The Year Six classroom is upstairs in the St Francis building and they share the back playground with the rest of KS2.
Leavers’ mass and assembly
In July, the Year 6 children lead their own Leavers’ Mass with Father Shaun, the staff and their families. The next day the rest of the school to part in a leavers assembly where they performed songs and poems to say goodbye to our year 6 leavers.
Little People UK and The Watford Peace Hospice Charity Day
In July 2017, the Year 6 class organised a morning of sporting activities for KS2 children to take part in in exchange for a donation for these two worthwhile charities.
Maths Master class
In December 2016, members from Year 6 were able to take part in a Maths Master class hosted by Hertfordshire University. Along with children from other schools they took part in a number of advanced maths problem solving activities.
In November, Year 6 spent the day at Bletchley Park. They toured around the park learning about its functions during WW2 and today and then took part in a code breaking challenge where they were able to use a real enigma machine.
In November 2016, Children in Year 5 and Year 6 took part in an on the road cycling course for a week in order their Cycling certificate.
St Michael’s Football and Netball Tournament
In October 2016, Year 6, along with some Year 5 subs, were invited to compete in the St Michael’s Football and Netball Tournament.
Leadership Retreat Day
In September 2016, Year 6 visited Holy Rood Church to learn what it takes to be a leader. They reflected on the roles of Mary, Joseph and the Holy Spirit through scripture. This enabled them to consider their own leadership role within our school.