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21/09/21

Aureus Primary School LOVED rocking out today with Whitney from The children loved making music and were so impressed by how easy it was to get started! We can't wait to start up our own iRock club later this term! 👨‍🎤👩‍🎤🎸 https://t.co/5lF5VT13dJ

06/08/21

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Do you have a creative mind & experience developing & implementing successful communications strategies? Looking for a flexible role within a growing organisation? We have the job for you! Apply now for our Trust Communications & Engagement Officer https://t.co/1e1AYKOLAU https://t.co/vHrsu4X0GV

23/07/21

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Learning Assistants at GLF Schools https://t.co/4P9cftdF2u

23/07/21

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This video is joyous and the children across , , , and smashed it! What a great way to end the year. https://t.co/v3mBTVkOy1

23/07/21

Thanks for the support!

20/07/21

Can you help over 1000 children's dreams come true by getting this video seem by ?

20/07/21

You might not see this but the children of Aureus Primary and our 4 sister schools were so inspired by the message of 'Treat People with Kindness' that we spent this term putting this performance together! We'd love to know what you think! https://t.co/KcGpqz93Ui

07/07/21

We know your awesome little humans (and the big ones too) will have just as much fun as we did!

07/07/21

Something BIG is happening at Aureus Primary School today. Keep your eyes peeled! 👀 https://t.co/1lDvxwNwe2

20/06/21

We will do! Keep an eye out for what we're up to 👀

20/06/21

Another amazing and experience for our students at Aureus Primary! Only just beginning on our journey and can't wait to see the impact it has for our community

20/06/21

Last week Y1 were visited by Harry and Roger, Morris Men from the Abingdon Traditional Morris Dancers. They had a wonderful afternoon learning the Princess Royal Dance. A great afternoon engaging with our local heritage! https://t.co/5Y0sW2ch1e

16/06/21

We're so excited to begin on our journey with and . Can't wait to enhance our arts and cultural offer even further!

28/05/21

What do you think?! Let's see your protestors in Banbury!

28/05/21

Some more of our awesome Y4 protestors https://t.co/YVSLwJHwSq

28/05/21

Some of our awesome Y4 protestors https://t.co/Gr2N5Hb6Hh

28/05/21

Today, as part of the school's termly Climate Change Day and their term's STEAM project, Year 4 have held their very own climate demonstration. We are so proud of how the next generation are standing up for what they believe in. https://t.co/swMbXXnz3h

21/05/21

Aureus Primary School are recruiting for a Learning Assistant to join our incredible team with an immediate start. More details available on the link: https://t.co/EHonPILFOB

13/05/21

Eid Mubarak to all our families celebrating today and tomorrow - we wish you and your families happiness, hope and joy on Eid al-Fitr https://t.co/einre2eyoe

Posted on: 12/12/2018

Official opening of Aureus Primary School

A new Oxfordshire primary school marked its official opening 100 days into its first term when the Lord Lieutenant of Oxfordshire cut the ribbon with his ceremonial sword.

Lord Lieutenant of Oxfordshire was among special guests who arrived at Aureus Primary School in Didcot to celebrate the 100 days opening with staff, pupils, family and guests. He carried out the ceremonial opening on Wednesday (12/12) and was welcomed to the school by Executive Headteacher Hannah Wilson.
 
The state-of-the-art school on the Great Western Park development opened in September and, when full, will have a total capacity of 420 pupils. Pupils practise mindfulness techniques each day to provide them with a toolkit for thriving both throughout school and into adulthood.

Ms Wilson, who also leads the Aureus School which caters for secondary age students, said she was delighted to welcome the visitors to its sibling primary school. Both are members of the multi academy trust GLF Schools which manages 30 schools across five counties in southern England.

There were tours and afternoon tea which allowed guests the chance to take a closer look at the new facilities. Aureus Primary is a STEAM school - Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths and learning opportunities are enriched with support by specialist teachers from the secondary school.

"Our vision for Aureus extends beyond the classroom to the culture and ethos which is at the heart of our school's environment and our first 100 days have been fantastic," said Ms Wilson.

"We believe children learn better when they are encouraged to use their imagination to grow, learn and flourish and the feedback we had from our guests has been overwhelmingly positive," she added.

Class names are inspired by meadow flowers and the school enjoys  a huge outdoor learning space, with plans for a sensory garden and wildlife area.

The school was designed and built by Oxfordshire County Council.

Click here to view photos from the event.