March 19, 2020

On Monday 16th March, a combined year five and six dodge ball team gathered with other Portico schools for the annual dodge ball tournament. Expectations were high, training levels had peaked and anticipation clung to the air as the teams took to the field. Porters wer...

February 27, 2020

Year 4 have had the amazing opportunity to have yoga sessions with Kalma Kids this term. They have learnt breathing techniques to keep calm and have been learning some yoga positions like the flamingo. The children were very engrossed in the sessions and we will be try...

January 28, 2020

On Friday 24th January, the school council were visited by representatives from Focal Point in Southend to help them with the 99 by 19 project. The council had been set the task of asking questions to their classes about what they like doing in Southend and what they w...

January 28, 2020

Year 6 pupils worked hard in PSHE lessons to review our anti-bullying policy for children. They then shared the message around the school by delivering a presentation to each class, which included a role play and question and answer session to explain what bullying is...

January 27, 2020

On Wednesday 22nd of January, Porters Grange received some very special visitors from Southend United Football Club. First team players Sam Mantom and Charlie Kelman came to the school for a special question and answer session with our Year Four pupils. The visit was o...

November 19, 2019

Thank you to everyone who donated to our Children in Need collection last week. It is great that we are able to contribute to a worthwhile cause. We were able to collect £273.

We would like to thank parents and carers for your continued support with school events.

November 18, 2019

On Thursday 7th November 2019, Year 4 had the utterly magical experience of seeing ‘Cinderella’ at the Palace Theatre.

We were mesmerised by the music, costumes and especially the magic! We all booed at the evil step sisters and the step mother because they were quite h...

November 15, 2019

The Year 3 children really enjoyed their trip to Hadleigh Roundhouse; the day was full off exciting learning. When we arrived we were greeted by our leaders, Denise and Claire. Each class split into two groups. One group went inside the roundhouse and learnt all about...

November 14, 2019

Years five and six attended the SPSSA tag rugby tournament at Southend Rugby Club. We played three games in total, had lots of fun and grew in confidence throughout the day! We played for each other and helped one another to achieve our goals. We scored some magical tr...

November 4, 2019

In October, Year 5 were given the opportunity to visit local gallery Focal Point, which is situated next to the library in Southend.

The classes, Swordfish and Sea turtle, took part in two different workshops in response to the exhibition of paintings by Liz Arnold and...

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