South Cambs youngsters head to Melbourn Village College for Year 5 Day

PUBLISHED: 12:08 20 June 2018

Melbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVC

Melbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVC

Archant

In total, 150 pupils from Fowlmere, Foxton, Meldreth, Melbourn, Hauxton and Harston primary schools attended Melbourn Village College for their annual Year 5 Day.

Melbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVCMelbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVC

The youngsters – who will be choosing their secondary school in the autumn – experienced a range of subjects, including maths, science, Mandarin and English, PE, DT, art and drama.

A spokeswoman said: “They had a fantastic time and really enjoyed trying out new subjects, using the schools specialist equipment and working with other children from Melbourn’s partner primary schools.”

Melbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVCMelbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVC

Kelly Coghlan, who is in charge of Melbourn’s primary liaison, said: “The pupils were exceptionally well behaved, they worked hard in all their lessons and were willing to try new things.

“We look forward to working with them in a 15 months’ time when they start at the college.”

Melbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVCMelbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVC

Melbourn’s newly-appointed prefect team spent the day with their primary visitors, chaperoning them to the lessons, showing them round the school and helping out and “did a superb job”.

Melbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVCMelbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVC

Melbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVCMelbourn Village College's Year 5 Day. Picture: MVC


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Royston Crow. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Royston Crow