School Trips and Visits
Children take part in many trips throughtout the school year depenidng on their year group, this year children have enjoyed the follwoing trips:-
Banbury Market Place
Broughton Ground Farm
Leicester Space Centre
Horton Hospital - IMPS
As well as trips we often arrange for visiting guests, this year children have enjoyed the following visits:-
Saxon Man Workshop
All of the above help to enhance the childrens curriculum and learning.
We run two residential visits at Hill View Primary School. Letters are sent out in January for children to enrol for trips.
In Year 4 the children visit Hooke Court in Dorset, a residential centre that caters for a wide range of educational and physical activities. During the visit the children participate in:
- Low Ropes Challenge Course
- Night line
- A Murder Mystery
- Tribal Kingdom Day
- Wide Games
- Rocket building
All the activities are designed to encourage both teamwork and work on independence skills. The centre is located in a beautiful setting deep in the heart of Dorset. All meals are home cooked and follow our own healthy eating philosophy.
In Year 6 the children take part in a visit to Dartmoor in Devon. The children stay on a farm where they get the opportunity to care and look after many of the animals including rabbits, chickens and a barn owl!!
Over the four days the children experience the following:
- A visit to the Eden Project
- A day at Tree Surfers
- Singing around a campfire
- A Y6 talent show
- Many different farm jobs and responsibilities
This visit is a great opportunity for the children to begin to celebrate their last year together at the school.