In remembrance…

We wanted to commemorate the centenary of the end of World War 1 and as a mark of respect the staff and children (helped by the parents) created a very special memorial in the school hall. The poppies were made out of plastic bottles and then painted and hung onto wire with pipe cleaners. Mrs […]

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London Broncos Star visits Crest Infants!

Rob Butler, a previous pupil at the school when it was Delce Infants, now plays professional rugby for the London Broncos team. Rob came into school to talk to the children about the importance of teamwork and never giving up. The children were amazed by a clip showing Rob in action on the rugby field. He was so […]

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Crest Infants make History!

We are delighted to be the first Infant School in Medway to receive the Gold Active Infants Award. The award is recognition for all we do in terms of PE, sport, well-being and healthy lifestyles. Thank you to everyone who has contributed to this successful outcome.

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Term 5 2018

What an exciting term once again. We all celebrated the Royal Wedding in style with a red, white and blue themed tea party with our mums and dads. Year 2 children visited the local mosque and we are grateful to everyone who helped to organise this. We are very proud of all our Year 2 […]

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Term 4 2018

This term saw lots of activity at Crest! All the Reception children visited the fire station and Year 1 visited the synagogue in Rochester. We celebrated Easter at St Justus church and had a road safety day as well! With Maths day at the very end of term we had lots of fun whilst learning […]

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Let it snow!

Well, I don’t think we will forget the start of term 4 for a long time! The weather was the worst we have seen for many a year and we thank our parent community for their support when we had to close. We only ever close as a last resort but safety has to come […]

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Busy term!

Term 3 was hectic, starting off with ‘Healthy Week’ where the children learned about how to make healthy lifestyle choices. We had a workshop from ‘Kidzfit’ and the children thoroughly enjoyed hoola-hooping and learning different skills. Year 1 made visits to the synagogue in Rochester as part of their RE work and we thank all […]

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It’s Christmas!

We have had a fantastic run up to the big day with lots of celebrations. Our Christmas Fair was a huge success, raising over £1,400 and we can’t thank our parent and local community enough for their support. The staff have donated advent calendars to the local food-bank and we have held Christmas jumper day […]

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Remembrance 2017

On Friday 10th November we showed out respect for the many people in the armed and emergency services who help to look after us and keep us safe. We remembered those who died fighting in wars. Three soldiers from Brompton Barracks in Gillingham came to school for the morning and we were able to ask […]

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Celebrating our new name

On the last day of term 1 we had a fun day in school. Erik, from SPLATS Circus Skills, demonstrated his juggling talents and taught us lots of tricks. We had a lot of fun but also learned lots about ourselves as learners. We found we had to have resilience and perseverance as well as […]

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Change of Name for Delce Infants

From September 2017 we will be known as Crest Infant & Nursery School and we are very excited about this. We acknowledge all that has been achieved in the past and wholeheartedly embrace this, with gratitude to all the staff, parents, governors and children who have been part of the success of Delce Infant School. […]

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End of Summer Term 2017

It has been an incredibly busy time for us all over the past few weeks! We had our very successful Summer Fair and raised over £1000 for new play equipment. We thank everyone for their support with this event, we couldn’t do it without you. We have also said goodbye to our Year 2 children […]

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Maths Day 2017

Our annual Maths Day was another huge success and we thank all the parents who were able to join us for part of the morning and take part in some of the exciting activities. There was lots of fun while learning different concepts and skills and we especially enjoyed practising capacity by making fruit cocktails […]

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Whole School Project – Take One Picture

The whole school studied the painting ‘Penelope and the Suitors’ by the artist Pinturicchio. Each class found something different in the painting. Year 1 were interested in the island in the distance and made their own 3D islands as well as writing messages in a bottle. Year 2 made their own water colour paintings and […]

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World Thinking and Scouting Founders Day

Wednesday 22nd February was a special day for all Rainbows, Brownies, Guides, Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Venture Scouts. We celebrated with a special assembly and all our Rainbows, Brownies, Cubs and Beavers wore their special uniforms.

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