Comenius is a European project funded by the European Union, that enables schools across Europe to work together.  It has two main aims:

  • To develop knowledge and understanding among young people and education staff of the diversity of European cultures and languages.
  • To help young people to acquire basic life skills and competences for their personal development, for future employment and for active European citizenship.

We were successful in applying for a European grant to enable our school to take part in a partnership between eight other European schools throughout Europe.  Our partner schools are:

  • Spain - Colegio Angel de la Guarda, Nigran
  • Portugal - Agrupamento de Escolas, Povoa de Lanhoso
  • Turkey - Muhittin Ustundag Ilkoogretim Okulu, Istanbul
  • Italy - Scuola Primaria 'Mascarucci', Pesaro
  • Hungary - Fodor Andras Atlalanos Iskola, Lengyeltoti
  • Czech Republic - Zakladni Umelecka Skola, Vitkov
  • Slovakia - Zakladna skola Michala Tareka Abraham, Abraham.
  • Poland - Zespol Szkolno-Przedszkolny, Wroclaw

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 As part of the project we will also complete a number of activities within our school.  Activities planned for the next few months inlcude:

  • An international website that celebrates each country's culture.
  • A science day in each school which celebrates achievements of famous scientists from each country.
  • A study of Marie Curie.
  • A study of famous cultural moments and buildings within each country.

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West Haddon Endowed CofE Primary School,
The Green,
West Haddon,

Telephone: 01788 510318

Please call Nicola Elliott or Colette Bowers in the school office.

FAX: 01788 510318