Archive for the ‘Cheam Fields Primary’ Category

Malden Road Pelican Crossing, the saga continues

by Mary Burstow on 27 October, 2014

The saga of the Malden Road Pelican Crossing continues. At the beginning of this week, it was look as if TfL could not start work on upgrading the Malden Road Zebra crossing to a  Pelican Crossing in October.  Instead they were saying they MAY be able to do it in February. Local residents and Ward […]

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Transport for London delay Malden Road Pelican Crossing

by Mary Burstow on 22 October, 2014

I am furious that Transport for London have decided to delay the replacement of the Zebra Crossing with a Pelican Crossing on Malden Road.  The work was originally meant to take place over the October half term, but Mary now hears TfL MAY only to start work in February.  So no guarantee even of that! […]

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A new High School for Sutton

by Mary Burstow on 28 September, 2014

  Greenshaw High School is bidding to the DfE to be the free school provider of a new High School in the borough, which we need by 2017. http://www.suttonguardian.co.uk/news/11468651.Greenshaw_High_School_lauches_Sutton_free_school_bid/On Monday, 29th September Greenshaw is holding a public meeting tomorrow at 7pm at The High School to explain its plans and answer questions.  This is a […]

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Awesome KS2 SATS results

by Mary Burstow on 15 September, 2014

Cheam Fields have had an amazing set of KS2 SATs results. The percentage of children achieving a level 4 are: 98% for maths, 98% for reading and 95% for writing. They are the best results they have ever had! The London Borough of Sutton were joint first in the country for combined Reading, Writing and […]

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Cheam Fields Infants enjoys Free School Dinners

by Mary Burstow on 10 September, 2014

I am so pleased to see that Cheam Fields Free School Dinners are now up and running. Paul and I visited them in the summer, when the pod first arrived and tried out some of the food on offer.  It was really tasty and a million miles away from the overcooked cabbage I used to […]

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Cheam Fields leads the way as a Green Primary School

by Mary Burstow on 5 August, 2014

Sutton’s schools are leading the way by saving energy and water, encouraging the use of Fair-Trade products and walking to school. Sutton has the highest sign-up of Eco-Schools scheme in the capital and seventh highest in the entire country.  88% of the Borough’s schools are signed up to the Eco-Schools scheme, which asks schools to form an […]

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New school kitchen for Cheam Fields

by Mary Burstow on 11 July, 2014

I was very pleased to be invited to Cheam Fields, to see the official opening of the new kitchen pods, in time for the introduction of the Lib Dem policy of  free school meals for infants in September. Head teacher Catherine Lester and pupils and parents from Cheam Fields Primary School were joined by schools minister […]

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A new Footpath for Cheam Rec

by Mary Burstow on 18 June, 2014

    I am very pleased that officers are now actively working on plans for a new shared use path for pedestrians and cyclists to use as a safer route across Cheam Rec.  It will run from the Netley Close entrance to the Tilehurst road entrance, connecting with the existing concrete path. Officers will have to […]

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Cheam Fields Summer Fair

by Mary Burstow on 13 June, 2014

Saturday 14th June 12:00 – 3:00 Come and enjoy the fun at Cheam Fields Primary School.  Hoopla, Cake Stall, Toy Stall and lots more

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Traffic Calming on the Malden Road

by Mary Burstow on 6 June, 2014

Tuesday morning saw another accident on the Malden Road, at the Zebra Crossing near Chatsworth Road. My understanding is that a motorcylist had stopped, to let a pedestrian cross, but the van driver behind him did not see him stop and drove into the back of the motorcyclist. The driver was not speeding. He was […]

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