The final leavers’ assembly
Jul24

The final leavers’ assembly

I’d been feeling emotional for a few days about the end of primary school for my daughter – and the end of 12 years of primary school for myself. But I hadn’t cried. I was saving that for the leavers’ assembly. On Thursday, we had our last walk home from school together (because Friday would be an unusual day) and on Friday our final walk to school together. Then I stayed for the leavers’ assembly. All of...

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Leavers’ assembly (again)
Jul21

Leavers’ assembly (again)

My son’s leavers’ assembly was brilliant, it really didn’t disappoint. It started with one of the most appropriate hymns ever – One More Step Along the World I Go. The the kids all said a few words – from earliest memories (almost all about Lego), to most embarrassing memory (two pairs of forgotten pants and resulting nudity, one pant-wetting incident and one calling-the-teacher-mummy incident) to...

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