Education

Educating Overbury!

Educating Overbury!

  • 25 Aug 2016
  • Education, Overbury Estate

With the new school year fast approaching our thoughts are turning to learning.  Here at Overbury we are really keen to promote and continue our own learning and encourage and support others to develop their skills. 


Meet Jayne - National Apprenticeship Week 2015

Meet Jayne - National Apprenticeship Week 2015

  • 13 Mar 2015
  • Education, Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

Here at Overbury Estate we support apprenticeships.  This week is National Apprenticeship Week 2015 and we wanted to showcase some locally nurtured talent. Meet Jayne.  She is a full time member of our Grasshoppers Day Nursery. Jayne joined Grasshoppers originally in 2011 when she did her year 11 work experience placement at the...


Our Grasshoppers are Tucking In!

Our Grasshoppers are Tucking In!

  • 4 Mar 2015
  • Education, Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

Overbury Grasshoppers Nursery is taking part in a trial providing hot lunches to the children. The first week of hot lunches is going very well. The mealtimes are proving, as had been hoped, a very sociable experience with children and staff all sitting down together to share a meal. The lunches have been good quality – the chicken on Monday...


Our Award Winning School!

Our Award Winning School!

  • 11 Nov 2014
  • Education

On 14 October a panel of judges were shown around the new extension at Overbury First School.  We are now very excited and proud to announce that Overbury First School has been awarded the Main Award in the Community Architecture category by Wychavon District Council Planning Department. Special mention was given to how the new building really...


Overbury First School Grand Opening

Overbury First School Grand Opening

  • 26 Sep 2014
  • Education

Monday 8th September saw the day a lot of us had been waiting for - the Grand Opening of the new school building at Overbury First School. We see the School as the centre point of the village, helping us to stay sustainable, thriving and giving children the wonderful opportunity to be educated in such a great place. For a number of years the...


June in the Kitchen Garden at Overbury

June in the Kitchen Garden at Overbury

  • 30 Jun 2014
  • Education, Gardening, Overbury Estate

  The gardens team have been busy in Overbury planting up the kitchen garden. Now that the soil temperature has risen above 7 degrees centigrade seeds will germinate in the soil, so we have sown lettuce, carrots, radish etc.... Tomatoes, aubergines and peppers have been planted out in the polytunnel, with the first tomatoes of 2014...


Various Visit to Overbury

Various Visit to Overbury

  • 3 Jun 2014
  • Education, Overbury Estate, Overbury Farms

On 3rd June 2014, we welcomed Wychall School to Overbury Estate and Farms and also had the pleasure of welcoming the Worcester Branch of the CLA, Country Land Owners Association (www.cla.org.uk). Click to read more about their visits. June 3rd started with a visit by Wychall School from Birmingham. Year 6 come to visit us three times throughout...