Newsletter 07/12/18

After School Clubs Next Week – Monday –  Chess, Tuesday –  Mad Science

Christmas Fete – Thank you to everyone who supported the Christmas Fete, and apologies for the fact we were unable to draw the raffle on the night (due to half of the tickets being locked in the safe!) The draw has now taken place, and winners have been notified.

Signed Swans Shirt – This was an item in the auction, but it did not make it’s reserve price.  If you would like bid anything over £20.00 please contact the school office. The highest bid received by noon on  Friday 21st December will win.

Parking – We have had a complaint from a neighbour in Waterloo Place who said a parent in a white car, picking up a morning Nursery child,  pulled out of Residents Parking and bumped into a parked car, before driving off. Please can we urge everyone to drive and park safely around the school.

Reception Meetings – Parent/Teacher meetings for Reception children take place next week. Mrs Roach’s are on Monday between 2pm & 5pm, and Miss Maliphant’s are on Tuesday between 2pm and 5pm.

Christmas Concerts – What a fantastic start to our Christmas Concerts, with Nursery & Reception performing theirs today. Next week we have Y1/2 on Tuesday, Y3/4 on Wednesday and Y5/6 on Thursday, with performance at 9.30am and again at 5.30pm. Parents are asked to bring the children back at 5.00pm for the evening performances.£1.oo entry fee, payable on the door, all welcome.

Welsh Growth Mindset Mascot – Congratulations to Sama for her winning design, it will be on display in the main hall together with our other mascots.

Christmas Dinner – Next Friday is the school Christmas dinner, if your child normally has a school dinner on a Friday then you do not need to do anything, if however they do not normally have a school dinner, and you would like them to join in, please make sure they have £2.30 in their sQuid account. Unfortunately we are unable to accept cash for school dinner on the day. Don’t forget we are also joining in with Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Appeal next Friday, so please can children wear their Christmas Jumper and donate £1.00.

Christmas Parties – on Thursday 20th December, we are having our Christmas Parties. Please can your child wear party clothes and bring in the following party food to share. (Please make sure there are no nuts in the food)

Y5/6D & Y3/4J & Y1/2L Multipack of crisps/popcorn, cocktail sausages, mini pizza bites, or bread sticks
Y5/6M & Y3/4N & Y1/2B Sandwiches, individual wrapped cheese sticks, samosas, bhajis, crudités or other savoury snack
Y5/6E & Y3/4D & Y1/2H Mini desserts, cakes or biscuits
Nursery & Reception – Individual labelled paper plates with a selection of party food

End of Term – We finish at 3.20pm on Friday 21st December, and the new term starts on Monday 7th January 2019.