Festive Cheer: A Remarkable End to the Academic Term-winter festival-Nord Anglia Education
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Nord Anglia
20 December, 2023

Festive Cheer: A Remarkable End to the Academic Term

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As the curtains closed on yet another enriching academic term, our school transformed into a festive haven, radiating the joyous spirit of the holiday season. From the youngest learners to the seasoned secondary students, our entire school community came together to celebrate the achievements of the past term and to usher in the magic of the holidays.

 

The festivities kicked off with a spectacular performance of the annual Christmas Cracker, "Let It Snow," presented by the talented Year 2 and 3 students. Dressed as enchanting Snow Fairies, Reindeers, Elves, Christmas trees, Snowmen, and more, the students not only sounded flawless but also looked absolutely fabulous. The stage was alive with the magic of the season, and the enthusiasm of the performers set the tone for the festivities that followed.

 

Festive Cheer: A Remarkable End to the Academic Term-winter festival

 

The Christmas Countdown wasn't confined to the stage alone; it permeated the primary library as well. Each day at lunchtime, teachers from all corners of the school came together to read heartwarming Christmas stories to the children, creating a warm and festive atmosphere that resonated throughout the school. As an extension of this celebration of literature and the joy of reading during the holiday season, the primary school organized a winter book fair, inviting students to delve into the enchanting world of books.

 

The last day of the term was a visual spectacle as the school was adorned with joyful colours and festive costumes, ranging from ugly Christmas jumpers to beautiful elves, snowmen, and angels. The stage of our Winter Festival, was illuminated with the sounds of happy holiday music, skillfully performed by our students. The event was a culmination of games, crafts, songs, and dance, creating an atmosphere of pure joy. Santa himself made an appearance, adding an extra layer of magic to the festivities.

 

Festive Cheer: A Remarkable End to the Academic Term-winter festival

 

Our kitchen chef made it even better, adding an enjoyable touch to the celebrations, preparing a special Christmas menu for our end-of-year lunch. The aroma of roasted turkey and ham wafted through the air, while dessert featured gingerbread cookies, marshmallows, and hot chocolate—a perfect blend of festive flavours.

 

We cannot express enough pride in our wonderful students who, through their performances and positive energy, brought festive cheer to the end of the term. The dedication and enthusiasm displayed by our students were truly commendable, reflecting their commitment to creating a vibrant and celebratory school community.

 

As we bid adieu to this successful term, we extend our warmest wishes to everyone for a happy and beautiful holiday season. May the spirit of joy and togetherness linger in our hearts, creating lasting memories as we look forward to another year of learning, growth, and success.