Police Visit

The primary pupils received a visit from the police at the beginning of April, as part of their topic on People Who Help Us.  The pupils got to ask the police lots of questions, sit in the patrol car and dress up in their uniforms.  Thank you to Sarah for organising all of our emergency …

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Jump In

As part of our PE curriculum, some of the classes have had the opportunity to visit Jump In inflatable Park in Burgess Hill.  Both staff and pupils have had enormous fun using the equipment and facilities, including the inflatable slide, climbing wall and inflatable walkway.  The session was a real workout for pupils and provided …

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Theatre Visit

  On Wednesday 20th March, pupils had an opportunity to visit the Hawth Theatre in Crawley to watch Room on the Broom, following World Book Day. The pupils had a great time and were amazing, cconsidering it was a new experience for them. Gari was inspired with his homework after the trip, well done to …

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Paramedics Visit

As part of their ‘Jobs and People who help us’ topic, the pupils were visited by local paramedics for the day.  Pupils had an opportunity to test out and wear some of the equipment in the back of the ambulance, pretend to be medical staff and ask questions about a paramedics job. All pupils were …

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Amazing Animals

On Thursday 28th February the pupils received some very special visitors to the school.  The pupils had the opportunity to get up close and personal with a snake, a chameleon, bearded dragons, tortoises, a very fluffy rabbit and a hairless guinea pig.  It was lovely to see the pupils handling the animals and some very …

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Christmas Jumper Day for Save the Children

Staff and pupils wore their Christmas jumpers to school on Friday 14th December to raise money for Save the Children.  We managed to raise nearly £50, well done everyone.  We also took the opportunity to wear them again on Tuesday 18th December, where we invited families in for refreshments and activities in the classrooms.

Llama Park Santa Visit

On Monday 3rd January, all the pupils visited the Llama Park to meet Santa.  The grotto provided an amazing sensory experience and the pupils demonstrated excellent waiting and turn taking skills.  Thanks to Zoe for organising and all the staff for making the visits so memorable.

Children in Need

A big well done to all the pupils for raising money for Children in Need.  A great time was had by all, baking, selling and buying cakes. Well done to Ella, who collected contributions from everyone.  It was great to see all the staff and pupils dressed up for the day . The pupils also …

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Step by Step biscuit bake for Children in Need

The Step by Step pupils had a fantastic week baking 134 Pudsey bear biscuits for a special sale in aid of BBC Children in Need. The bear shaped biscuits were made by secondary pupils and were sold throughout the school during lunchtime. The sale raised a grand total of £54.40 for the annual charity extravaganza.

Double Marathon Glory!

A big thank you and congratulations to Sian Kelly , Occupational Therapist at Step by Step School, who completed her first ever Marathon run at the Brighton Marathon on Sunday 19th April. Sian raised in excess of £1K for sensory equipment at Step by Step. Very well done Sian!! Another runner, already one of our …

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Red Nose Day

Thank you to everyone who contributed cakes to this year’s Comic Relief Red Nose Day! We have raised £300 from our cake sale, the sale of red noses and your very generous donations. The fun activities included dancing, face painting, nail painting and of course the cake sale stand.  All of the pupils and staff …

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Brighton Marathon Man

Stuart Walker swapped his golf clubs for running shoes as he competed in his first ever marathon in Brighton in April raising over £3000 for Step by Step. Stuart is the PGA Professional at Epsom Golf Course. He is already known to us for lending his considerable support to Step by Step by being involved …

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