Panamanian guests at Alnwick primary school

Staff and students at St Michael's RC Primary School, Alnwick, were recently joined by a group of Panamanian students who are currently studying at Edinburgh College for four months to improve their English.

Monday, 5th December 2016, 14:00 pm
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 11:42 am
The Panamanian students at St Michaels CE Primary School in Alnwick.

Headeteacher Gavin Johnston said: “The students, who hope to become teachers in Panama, spent time in classes and were fascinated at the different education systems in Panama and the UK.

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“It is a great opportunity for our children to speak to and interact with people from a different part of the world.”

The school also recently held a Star Wars-themed workshop, see story above right.

We are always happy to share your school photos to let our readers know what the pupils have been up to – email pictures along with a brief description of what has been happening to ben.oconnell@jpress.co.uk