Leigh-on-Mendip First School

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Leigh on Mendip First School

working together to achieve our best

Photos & Videos

This section of the website contains various collections of photos and the occasional video from school activities and events.

General Photos

This album contains a selection of pictures of the school and its grounds. [View Album]

2018/2019 Academic Year


The children had an extremely enjoyable last week of term including Christmas craft making, Christmas Jumper Day, Christmas Dinner and a visit from Father Christmas himself. [View Album]

Assembly with Sue Rodford

Sue Rodford comes into school once a week to take assembly with the children based around stories from the bible. [View Album]

FOLS Movie Night

FOLS put on a movie night and showed ELF to the children to start off the week of Christmas activities that was ahead. [View Album]

Academy Conversion

Leigh on Mendip First School, over the half term break, became an Academy and joined the Midsomer Norton Schools’ Partnership. [View Album]

Anti-Bullying Walk

The children and staff at the school took part in an anti-bullying march in the school grounds. [View Album]


Ms Robertson introduced the children to a Tai-Chi and taught mindfulness through fun and interactive activities & games using parachutes, teddies and bubbles. [View Album]

Halloween Mufti

Children came into school on the last day of term dressed in their Halloween finery. There were some great outfits and the children, as always, thoroughly enjoyed the day. [View Album]

Harvest Festival

The recently refurbished St Giles Church was the venue for the Harvest Festival this year where the children produced artwork and sang songs to their audience. [View Album]

Willow Weaving

Mrs Blaker and her daughter Eva ran a willow weaving session in which the children produced some lovely pieces which were displayed at the Leigh on Mendip Arts Week in the Memorial Hall. [View Album]

Earth Science Centre

Eagles Class had a fantastic trip to the Earth Science Centre. They learnt about Rocks and Fossils and had an exciting trip around Whatley Quarry. [View Album]

Forest School

Eagle Class went for an autumnal walk to our Forest School site. [View Album]

Potato Selling

Potatoes, which were grown here at school by the children, were sold to raise money which will be put back into gardening projects. [View Album]

Lavender Biscuits

In Eagle Class the children have been learning about the Victorians and had a go at following a recipe to make Victorian Lavender biscuits. [View Album]