Mr Connor

Year 5/6 Teacher and ICT Leader.

#16: Drama


This talented young lady has achieved her grade 3 performance award. She had to act out two separate scenes and then answer questions about them. By only did she succeed, but she did so with distinction, the highest award possible. Well done!

#15: Dance

This talented Y6 dancer has collected a real medal collection over the last year. Here she has three gold, one silver and four bronze medals from festivals she has entered, some of which have been earned as part of a troupe while others are from solo performances. Well done!

#14: Breakdancing


Here are two of our Y5 boys who have spent the weekend dancing at a national competition in Mablethorpe. Both won a variety of trophies for their solo, duo, quad and crew dances, and have been invited back to another competition in Nottingham next month. Huge congratulations!

#13: Breakdancing 

Here is one of our talented Y5 boys, who this weekend qualified for both the European and World breakdancing championships for his age group.  Over the weekend, he came 8th in his duo dance, and 2nd in the individual. All of this was in an under-12s age group, so he was competing against children much […]

#12: Sports Day

Thank you to all of the families that came to support the children this morning. Thankfully the rain held off until lunch time so we were able to go ahead with sports day as planned. The children were a real credit to all of our families, as they supported one another fully and, although there […]

#9: Dancing and Cheerleading

One of our Y5 children has been extremely busy! Here is a HUGE trophy which was won over the weekend. This is how winning it was described: ‘Me and four other girls performed our stunt group in front of many people. We were so proud of each other after the performance that we cried with […]

#8: Singing 


Here is one of our proud and talented year 6 children, showing off the trophies she won for a singing competition. She had to choose a song and memorise the words. Then,she had to sing that song in front of thousands of people. There were 3 competitions and in the first one, she got 1st […]

#7: Irish Dancing

Over the Easter holidays, one of our year 6 children travelled to Montreal in Canada to take part in the World Irish Dancing Championships. Having qualified through the places available to the Midlands, Grace was then asked to dance two heavy dances and one light dance to an audience of thousands! Grace said that she […]

#6: Dance


Elisabetta, in Mr Connor’s class, brought in a huge selection of her dance awards today. This weekend, she won several trophies for taking part in a dance contest at Chellaston Academy. Some of the disciplines she performed included tap, freestyle and jazz. She now has her eye on some individual awards come the end of June… […]

#5: RE


Aksa, one of our year 6 children, has been a champion at her local church. Here are two trophies that she has won as part of a quiz on the Bible – clearly Aksa knows an awful lot! She is always brilliant at explaining herself in the classroom and clearly this has helped her to […]