Welcome Back

Welcome back to everyone after the summer holidays and we are glad that all the children have settled well into their new classes.  A special welcome to our new Reception children and their families and a warm welcome also to our new staff members.

Open Classrooms

We will be holding an Open Classrooms event on Monday, 24th September from 3.30 to 4.00 pm, when you can come and visit your child’s new classroom and meet the teacher.  Please note that there will be no opportunity to discuss your child’s progress at this event and a full Parents’ Evening will be held later in the year.

Dates for your Diary

Further details will follow for these events:

Water Park meeting (Year 6) –  Wednesday, 12th September, at 4.30 pm
Phonics Parents Workshops (Years 1 and 2)  –  Tuesday, 18th September at 3.30 pm and Thursday, 20th September at 5.00 pm
Gazette photos (Reception)  –  Wednesday, 19th September
Parent Activity Sessions (Reception)  –  Friday, 5th October (am or pm session)

Behaviour
We were very pleased that our children’s good behaviour was praised in the recent Ofsted report and we would like to thank parents for their continued support with behaviour issues.  Please read the following policies on our school website for information about rewards, consequences and jewellery:
1. Behaviour to Learn Policy
2. Earrings and Jewellery Policy
If you wish to speak with your child’s teacher at any point, please make an appointment with the Office and we will arrange a time at our earliest convenience.

Years 1 and 2 Rules

Our Year 1 and Year 2 learners have settled into their new classes and are working hard to follow our rules:
1. Looking Eyes
2. Listening Ears
3. Quiet Mouths
4. Helping Hands
5. Walking Feet
6. Caring Hearts

Outdoor Play Equipment

Before and after school, all children should be kept off the outdoor play equipment both in the reception area and on the equipment bordering the infant play ground.   Lessons are planned and delivered on how to use this equipment safely and correctly and the equipment should only be used when supervised by a member of staff.

Reception 2019 Open Events

Open events for Reception 2019 intake will be held on the following dates:

Tuesday, 18th September at 10.00 am
Tuesday, 9th October at 10.00 am
Wednesday, 10th October at 5.00 pm
Friday, 12th October at 1.45 pm

Lost Property

We already have un-named items in lost property so please make sure ALL items brought school are clearly named.  If using a pen please use a permanent marker and check regularly to make sure the name is still legible.

Attendance

This week’s winners are:

=4N     100.00%                       2G          100.00%
=3O      100.00%                      2A            99.33%
=6JR      98.67%                       2X            96.00%
=5P         98.60%

There were 19 lates recorded this week.  Congratulations to the following classes who all arrived on time this week:  6W, 6JR, 5P, 4A, 3O and 2A.