Category Archives: Latest News


SPORTS END OF TERM UPDATE


Our children at Ilchester have been absolutely brilliant in striving to do their best at any sports event we have entered, showing great determination, teamwork and encouragement for each other.   Hugely well done to everyone who has taken part, you should be rightly proud of your achievements. MINI RED TENNIS at COUNTY FINALS AT MILLFIELD! […]

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MUSIC ON THE MOUND Thursday 23rd June 2016 – Junior Department at 5pm


Forecast looking good! Parents will be informed at the end of the school day on 23rd June if event is to be cancelled.      

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NO ATHLETICS CLUB ON THURSDAY 23RD JUNE


PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO ATHLETICS CLUB ON THURSDAY 23RD JUNE DUE TO  MUSIC ON THE MOUNT TAKING PLACE.  

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Country Dancing


A huge well done to our superb country dancers this Saturday. Thank you to all of their parents for battling the car parks and rain to get them there. A good time was had by all.  

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Our school is now judged by OFSTED to be a good school


Dear Parents,   As you will see, our school is now judged by OFSTED to be a good school I am delighted that the school’s progress has been recognised in this way and that so much of our good work has been celebrated through this report. I would like to take this opportunity to thank […]

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Yeovil Marathon


Sunday saw the Yeovil Marathon hosted at Yeovilton Airfield. Medals, designed by Charlotte, were presented to all participants along with goody bags and t-shirts handed out by the children and parents of Ilchester Primary School. Mr Nation decided to run the Marathon on Friday and it was brilliant to see the children cheering him on.Thanks […]

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Stanchester Maths Challenge Winners


On Wednesday 8th June, three of Ilchester’s most enthusiastic mathematicians (Harry, Julia and Jack  and former student Jade) took part in Stanchester’s Maths Challenge Day. There were eight teams of 4 children (four year 6 teams and four year 7 teams).  They were given various maths challenges to complete against a clock – some were […]

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Sponsored run & ice bucket challenge!


On Wednesday 8th June, Ilchester School helped raise money for School in a Bag. School in a bag is a charity for poor orphan children around the world; it gives them the opportunity to go to school. The children had to run a mile (6 laps). After that, certain teachers took part in the ice […]

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Years 3 and 4 steal the show in Dick Whittington


After several weeks of hard work learning lines, singing songs and learning stage directions Classes 6, 7 and 8 performed their play, Dick Whittington, this week. Children and staff worked exceptionally hard to produce three fantastic performances for the rest of the school as well as parents, friends and relatives. Well done everyone, you were fantastic […]

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