Y5 Photography Lessons

As part of the partnerships with Rawmarsh Community School, Miss Irwin came to visit Y5 last week and explored colour and photography. Together with light, colour is one of the most important elements of photography. It affects everything from composition and visual appeal to the viewer’s attention and emotions. What are your thoughts?

Y3/4 James Brunt Day

James Brunt is an award winning artist and Forest School practitioner who uses foraged materials to create ephemeral works of art in outdoor locations. He visited Aston Hall and worked with Y3-4. He has worked extensively with schools and public groups on outdoor arts projects that encourage children and adults to explore, play and create. […]

Aston Hall Receives Gold School Games Mark

Aston Hall has received the Gold School Games Mark for this academic year, which is an outstanding achievement! The School Games Mark is a government led awards scheme which rewards schools for their commitment to the development of competition and wider physical activity opportunities across school and into the community. The Gold Mark is second […]

Our Choir Performs at Young Voices 2022

Aston Hall Junior & Infant School’s choir performed at the Young Voices concert on Wednesday 27th April. It was the most amazing evening where children sang their hearts out to entertain a full arena. We couldn’t be prouder of each and every member of our choir; they have spent hours rehearsing -at school and at […]

4TS American Football Taster Session

Last term, 4TS were lucky enough to experience an American Football taster session led by the Sheffield University American Football Team. The children learnt how to throw, catch and move toward the ball in a number of drills and challenges which they did with a lot of enthusiasm! Great fun was had by all!

Clay Design Dracula

To ensure Y5 can transfer an image to a clay tile, we need to be proficient in a basic drawing of Dracula. Draft it out – critique – and go again!

Who is your hero?

IT WAS NIGHT TIME AT ASTON HALL… and all was quiet until EVIL PEA arrived in FS2. He made a mess in our supermarket and trapped all of our veggies by taping them all around the classroom. Luckily, we had SUPERTATO come to the rescue! The FS2 thoroughly enjoyed their learning question for the last […]

Y6’s Ella Wins WPT Easter Competition

Over the Easter holidays, Wickersley Partnership Trust held an Easter competition, which was open to all students across the Trust primary and secondary schools. The challenge was to take an Easter themed selfies/photo or create a design. A massive well done to Ella in Y6 for winning a prize and certificate for her ‘Easter Stiletto’ […]

The Many Faces of Dracula

Y5KW have started the art journey this half term looking at the many faces of Dracula over the years. We explored features and proportions ready to develop further using clay… Watch this space.

Aston Hall Families Attend Sheffield Steeldogs Ice Hockey Game

On Saturday 9th April, over 150 children, family members and staff from Aston Hall attended the Sheffield Steeldogs Ice Hockey game at Ice Sheffield. Aston Hall were invited guests of the Steeldogs, with free tickets for any families and staff that wanted to attend the first playoff game of the season against Basingstoke Bison.    For […]