We will Remember

Children in Year 1 have been learning about Remembrance Sunday and have created their own poppies to remember. Read More

Voting commences for John Gulsons 2017-2018 School Council

Children had the opportunity to vote for class representatives for this years student council. Each child was given a voting slip to make their choice which they then posted into the ballot Read More

Blots and Blots of Paint!

This week, the children in Nursery have been making marks with paint by using pipettes. They had to learn how to use them, with their teachers helping them to squeeze the handles, Read More

An Amazing Day At Ash End Farm

Year 1 have started their new topic ‘Food glorious Food’ by visiting the farm to find out where all our food comes from. Read More

JG Girls’ Football Team in Wembley!

On Saturday 13th May, girls from the JG Football Team attended the Women’s FA Cup Final 2017 at Wembley Stadium in London!  It was a fantastic day with good weather, great company Read More

Music To Our Ears!

This week the children in Nursery have been exploring how to use a range of musical instruments. They have had great fun (and made an awful lot of noise!) pressing buttons on Read More


Planets website for reports


Here is the website that will help you research your planet!

First Mathletics Bronze Certificate Winner!

Thumbs up A big ‘WELL DONE!’ to Nasir in 5NR, who is the first pupil at John Gulson to achieve a bronze Mathletics certificate this year! Nasir has been working very hard at home, logging on to Mathletics in the evening, to gain an astounding 1281 points so far!


Bronze certificate = 1000 points in a week

Silver certificate = 4 x bronze certificates

Gold certificate = 5 x silver certificates

Good luck!

Thursday 2nd February

John Gulson Primary School will be open as usual on Thursday 2nd February following the repair of our power and heating systems. All pupils are expected to be in school as normal


John Gulson Primary School has been informing parents via SMS Text message. Parents can receive these SMS updates by ensuring their correct phone number is registered with the school office.

Maths Resource – Zondle!

Children in 5AG maths group have tried a new, free maths website called Zondle. Here is what they thought of it:

  • There are fun games to play (Esha)
  • You can improve your maths skills (Mahida)
  • You can play ‘Penalty Shot’ and ‘Chick flick’! (Nahid)
  • You can play at home, it’s free! (Hanibal)
  • Make a free account to play all the games and levels (Yahya)

Have a go! http://www.zondle.com

Football: Park Gate 4–3 John Gulson

PC090895On Monday 12th December, John Gulson lost their first game in the Harry Shaw cup against Park Gate, who were a very good team. Park Gate scored two goals at the start of the first half, but Yaqoub answered back with a goal. In the second half, Park Gate scored a third but Muhammad didn’t give up and responded with a beautiful top corner goal.

PC090943After 10 minutes, Park Gate scored a fourth. Then, when there were only 5 minutes left, Hanibal made the score 4-3 with a simple tap-in.

Overall, it was a very close match, but Park Gate came out on top. Well done!

By Yaqoub Imran and Muhammad Yasin.