Mayor Visit

The Mayor of Thetford, Cllr Terry Jermy, visited Drake School to present us with a fruit tree and bush. The year 2 children took this opportunity to ask the Mayor questions covering various topics including what he likes to do in his spare time, why he wanted to be Mayor and what was his job as Mayor?

Breaking New Ground

Working with the Greenlight trust as part of Breaking New Ground in the School Grounds – funded by the Heritage Lottery fund.

An ‘Udder’ Great Art Competition

As part of the Thetford Festival the school took part in the Udder Great Art Competition which is sponsored by Shadwell Stud.  Children in Years 1 & 2 had great fun painting and stamping Daisy our Cow.

The Horse of the Year Competition

As part of the Thetford Festival the School took part in The Horse of the Year Competition sponsored by Shadwell stud.

Our horse is called ‘Vivaldi’

The children painted all the different things that have happened during the year. Each season was painted by a different group of children.