This week’s winners are:

3C     99.33%          3M     99.29%          4A     99.23%

1KG     98.28%        =2G     97.86%       =1P     97.86%

Unfortunately no classes achieved 100% attendance this week!

There were 70 lates recorded this week but well done to Classes 4M, 5C and 6M who had no lates. Doors open at 8.50 am and all children should be in class ready to start the school day at 9.00 am.

Ballroom Dancing Lessons for Junior Children

We have sent home letters to Junior children regarding ballroom dancing lessons.

Payment of £10.00 must be paid on Parent pay to secure your child’s place and there are only 30 spaces available. This will go live on Parent Pay on Monday 27th January at 3.00 pm.

If you did not receive this letter but your child is interested please contact the Junior office.

Junior History Event

Blackpool Council are running a free, 30 minute Storytime with a costumed character which ties in with Key Stage 2 history projects, although can cover Geography and R.E. elements depending on the subject.

Saturday 25th January 2020 at 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm at Palatine Library

The session is aimed at 6-11 year olds, but is open to all interested in history.

During the Storytime there is show and tell with items linked to the story and time period and afterwards a 15 minute question time where the children get to interact with the historical character and think about life in the historical time.

Bike Coding Event

A further free bike coding event has been organised by the Blackpool Police Cadets for this Saturday, 25th January – 1 pm – 3 pm at Palatine Library.

Teach Your Parents to Read Workshop

Year 1 parents are welcome to join their child on Monday 27th January from 2.15 pm to 3.15 pm for fun reading activities.

Details of these activities were sent out in a letter with Year 1 children this week. If you are interested in attending and are available next Monday, please see your child’s teacher.

Celebrating 100 Days of School!

On Monday 10th February, Year 1 will be celebrating their 100th Day of School. Please see the class blogs for details of our special 100 project.

The theme of the entire day is the number 100 and Year 1 teachers and children are asked to dress up as hundred year olds. We look forward to seeing your interesting outfits!

Change in Details

Please notify the class teacher/office if someone different is collecting your child/children (preferably in writing if a permanent change).

If any of your own details change (address, telephone number etc) please also inform the office of this so our system can be updated.

Year 3 & 4 TimesTables Rockstars Battle Tour

Congratulations to Class 4A who have won the latest Year 3 & 4 ‘TimesTables Rockstars Battle Tour’. Over the past few weeks the children in Class 4A have taken part and worked really hard, at home, to win the latest ‘Battle Tour’. As winners of the ‘Battle Tour’ on Friday 31st January all the children in Class 4A can come in non-uniform and they will have a special treat afternoon in school as well. Well done!

A big well done also goes to Class 4M who came 2nd and Class 4Y came 3rd.

A new ‘Battle Tour’ has already begun and we look forward to seeing who the winning class will be!

Request from Reception

If there are any garden gnomes and/or other SMALL garden ornaments that are looking for a new home, they would be welcome within our Reception Outdoor Garden.

Also any children’s Wellington boots that are no longer needed at home – any size from toddler to size 1.

Many thanks.

Earrings & P.E.

Please remove your child’s earring/s on their P.E. days. Unfortunately this is not something we can assist with, so if your child is unable to remove their earring/s they will not be included in the P.E. lesson.