Outreach – being the difference

Walks and Cakes for OLN

We are the difference that can make a difference! Our Lady of Nazareth School in Kenya provides primary school age education to approximately 2500 boys and girls, between the ages of 5-13 years old, living in the Mukuru slums. Primary work is centred on the educational needs in the primary sector, preparing the children for […]

Macmillan Coffee Morning

“Cancer is a word, not a sentence.” – John Diamond (1953-2001), a British journalist and broadcaster     Amid sunshine and showers, the community of Holme Grange School gathered together for a nibble and a natter over delicious cakes and freshly brewed tea and coffee, to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Cake for Grenfell

After school this afternoon, a cake sale was held in the school playground. All week, the Holme Grange Bakery has been bustling about the kitchen ovens in preparation. The Rocky Road and Chocolate Brownies were ‘deliciously’ popular, while the cup cakes with an extra dollop of frosting disappeared in an eager rush. Proceeds will go […]

Big Walk for OLN

“Good things are coming down the road. Just don’t stop walking.” – Robert Warren Painter Jr (1949-), American 20th century poet & artist This afternoon, in beautiful autumnal sunshine, all the children of Holme Grange School took to the muddy paths of Gorrick Woods for the annual Big Walk in aid of the children of Our Lady […]

Linking up with Wokingham’s elderly is a treat!

by Ethan, Reuben, Alex P, Matthew V, Logan and George M in Year 5   “I get by with a little help from my friends.”  – The Beatles, an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960 This morning, another epic cake sale yielded a wonderful £270.00 for The Link Visiting Scheme, who aim is to combat social […]

Saving our wildlife

by Ethan, Reuben, Alex P, Matthew V, Logan, Mohsin and George M in Year 5   Thankyou to the generous support of all the children at Holme Grange School – a fantastic £245 has been raised for the World Wildlife Fund (WWF)! We had planned to do a cake sale at morning breaks over two […]

WWF fundraising initiative

by Reuben, Alex, Matthew, Logan & Ethan, Year 5 We have decided to raise money for the World Wildlife Fund through cake & lemonade sales. These will take place on Thursday, 25th of February and Friday, 26th of February during morning break. There will be over 18 different delicious cakes on sale.