The Children Say…

We believe that if children feel happy and safe then they are much more likely to fulfil their potential as learners. When asking children what is special about Skyswood by far the most common response was ‘their teachers.’ Here are some of the comments that our pupils made:

  • “The teachers are amazing. They set such fun work and I love everything about Skyswood”(Grace )
  • “!Skyswood school is special because the teachers are lovely and I feel at home and safe.” (Leila)
  • “Skyswood is very caring. It has friendly children and teachers. If you make a mistake, you just move on.” (Ava)
  • “Skyswood is the best school you could ever dream of! My friends and teachers are so helpful and kind. The learning is great too! Our teachers are so happy and smile all the time. I like that! (Annabel)
  • “My favourite subject is art because you can be really creative.” (Daniel)
  • “Skyswood may be a small school but it’s the heart of fun and creativity!” (Claudia)
  • “The best thing about Skyswood is working as a team and supporting each other,” (Toby)
  • “A good learner concentrates, has a growth mindset, works hard and aims higher.” (Tabitha)
  • “I know if I make a mistake  I can learn from this and help others who have made the same mistake.” (Archie)
  • “The best learning happens when I try my best and push myself out of my comfort zone.” (Jessica)
  • “I love school because the teachers care about us so much and they make us feel happy.” (Chloe)
  • “Powerful learning is when you make a mistake but don’t panic. Correct it and carry on! (Hazel)
  • “I love everything in school, especially history.” (Fergus)
  • “The best learning happens when things are tough!” (Aaron)
  • “Skyswood is special because the teachers really help us when we are stuck.” (Zidan)
  • “All the teachers really helped us with our home learning during lockdown. Skyswood is special.” (Malaika)
  • “I like choosing outside and inside, and I like the playhouse.” (Lily)
  • “I like learning new things.” (Ada)
  • “My teacher asked me what I most like about Skyswood. I don’t know really because I just like everything.” (Amelie)
  • “I love Skyswood because we get plenty of fresh air and playtime.” (Matthew)
  • “I love every second of Skyswood school because we’re always learning new things.” (Jen)
  • “I love everything about Skyswood school but I think our smiles make Skyswood special.” (Hina)
  • “Skyswood is special because we all help each other.” (Andrew)
  • “Our positive mindsets make powerful learning.” (Olivia)
  • “My favourite subject is Maths because I love learning about numbers.” (Joshua)
  • “Our teachers care about us, they are the best ever!” (Rosie)
  • “Teamwork makes powerful learning. Two brains working together are better than one!” (Sam)
  • “I really like learning when I work with my perfect partner.” (Tommy )
  • “I like doing art because we got to make beautiful coloured rainbows.” (Alice)
  • “I love Skyswood because we have lovely teachers and I have lots of friends.” (Harry )
  • “Learning is most fun when we learn alongside our friends.” (Sam)
  • “I love having lots of friends. they always share things” (Emily)
  • “Skyswood is special because everyone is friendly.” (Hannah)
  • “Skyswood is special in many different ways. Teachers care about the children throughout the whole school” (Jessica)
  • “Skyswood school is friendly. It is magic. It is amazing!” (Harry)
  • “I love the teachers and they love us!” (Sam )
  • “The best learning happens when I try my very best.” (Emily)
  • “This school is cool!” (Matthew)