Welcome to Al-Noor Voluntary Aided Primary School! Our school is a two form entry, co-gender, Muslim faith school which opened its doors to its first pupils on Tuesday 4th September 2018.
Lunar eclipse and Salatul Khusoof
Years 3 to 6 were a part of this unique event to pray salatul Khusoof at 11.30am on last week, led by Hafidh Ubaidullah who recited heart touching ayahs from the Qur'an. The prophet (ﷺ) would engage in worship during such times and we did the same! Ms Butt then gave the children a qui...
Eid-ul Fitr Mubarak!
Welcome back to all our pupils and staff! Taqaballahu minna wa minkum, meaning “May Allah accept [good deeds] from you and us” or “May Allah accept [this worship] from you and us”.
Ramadhan Mubarak 2021
At the start of this blessed month we extend a very heart-felt, joyous Ramadhan mubarak to you all!
Letter to children and young people from the Secretary of State for Education
The Secretary of State for Education has today written to children and young people to recognise the impact of the disruption they have faced over the past year and to thank them for their resilience. He outlines his continued commitment to supporting children and young people to recover from the di...
Emergency council numbers
Some important numbers for you:
Computing in Year One
Computing in Year 1 this week!
British Science Week!
In year 1, the children investigated which biscuit is the best to dunk in their tea! We used a jug of warm water (as our tea) and 3 different types of biscuits – Digestive, Jammie Dodger and Nice. We worked in our groups and took turns to dunk each biscuit in the warm water until it had...
Weaving in Art!
In this unit of Art Year 3 have learnt how to weave. They have been spending any spare moment to use their fine motor skills to weave beautiful patterns into the loom.
We have had a great opportunity to start swimming in Year 3. As you can see in the picture above the children are thoroughly enjoying splashing about and learning new skills!
Year 3 Drop Down Day!
Last week we had our Drop Down Day at the Allotment and Park. We were focusing on our harmony principle of Cycles. We spent the day sketching trees, creating pictures using natural objects found in the park and creating role plays on the cycles of a seed. In the picture above you can see the Ye...
Bees are Brilliant
Our Harmony principle this half-term was Interdependence. We learnt that all life is interdependent and that flowers are dependent on bees to pollinate while bees are dependent on flowers to make their honey. We also learnt how hardworking bees are!
Year Two have been learning about different types of puppets in D.T. We now know the difference between shadow puppets, marionette and hand puppets. We have learnt how to cut, stitch and design our puppets.
Eid celebrations in Year One
In year one we all were celebrating Eid Ul Fitr. The children came into school in their best clothes and were all looking beautiful. Throughout the day they were participating in making eid cards, henna patterns, sharing their eid experiences and enjoying a festive Eid lunch.
How water is transported through a plant?
In Science, we have been learning about 'Plants'.
Year One welcome Ramadhan !
Have a look at the children's artistic efforts.