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Lower School News W/C 11.7.16

  As we approach the penultimate week of the year, the children have been busy in another exciting week. First, we have just heard that our partner school in Kafuro has just installed solar panels on their roof. This has … Continue reading

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Solar power comes to Kafuro thanks to the children of Liss Junior School

Yesterday, Kafuro Primary School (our twinned school in Uganda) installed solar panels after children at Liss Junior School raised over £1000 through the sale of ice pops over the academic year. This is hugely significant for both schools. For the … Continue reading

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Water Explorers Workshop report

Last Friday 60 children from across the school took part in a Water Explorers Workshop. The children learnt a great deal. Here’s Freya and Olivia’s report: On Friday, some people were picked to go to a Water Explorers afternoon. We … Continue reading

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The first jars of Liss Junior School honey

Last week Mr Haycock successfully extracted three frames of honey from the bee hives at Liss Junior School. There was enough honey to fill nine jars, one of which we are sending out to Kafuro for the children to taste. … Continue reading

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Dream On

Our school production of Malcolm Sircom’s Dream On based on William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream debuted last night to rave reviews. Tonight (Friday) is the last performance of the play and it’s fair to say that the children have … Continue reading

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Our solar panels are now working

At about 4.30pm today the electrician completed connecting up the solar panels to the school grid and the display went live. Liss Junior School is now generating it’s own electricity!

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More photos of the solar panel installation

It’s not complete just yet, but should be on Tuesday!

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Installation of solar panels commences

There has been a great deal of excitement at Liss Junior over the last couple of days as the installation of our solar panels has begun. On Wednesday a scaffolding was erected allowing access to the school roof while today … Continue reading

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Cross Country League

On Friday, our team of Liss Cross Country Runners went with Mrs Green and Mr Stanley to Crookhorn Community College to take part in the Cross Country Championship race. Our runners were competing against 11 other schools from across the … Continue reading

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