Feb 24, 2016

Newsletter 4

A huge well done to everyone who took part in the cross country event at Thomas Keble this week.





Cross country super stars.

A huge well done to everyone who competed in the cross country event at Thomas Keble this week in the cold wind. I would like to say a special well done to those pupils running their very first race. We look forward to the next races at Stratford Park next week. The Year 3/4 race is on Monday 29th February at 3.45pm and the Year 5/6 race is on Tuesday 1st March at 3.45pm. For more information speak to Kerry Hawkins our sports co-ordinator.

Internet safety evening.

Parents of children within our local cluster of schools are invited to attend a talk about internet safety on Wednesday 2nd March 6pm at Stroud Valley School. If you are interested in attending please return the reply slip attached to this letter to Carolyn in the school office.

World Book Day.

World Book Day will be celebrated on Thursday 3rd March. This year we would like pupils to bring in a prop that relates to their favourite book. We will then challenge each other to see if we can guess what the book is!

Sports Relief.

Sports Relief this year is on Friday 18th March. Our Young Sports Leaders are being given the task of organising some active fundraising events to support this event – so watch this space!

Parent Consultation Evenings. 

There will be an opportunity for parents to come into school and meet with class teachers at this end of this term. For pupils in Class 1 the date is Tuesday 22nd March, for pupils in Class 2 the dates are Monday 21st March and Tuesday 22nd March. A list of available times will be displayed in the entrance hall but appointments can also be made by contacting Carolyn in the school office.


Monday 29th Feb—Cross Country at Stratford Park for Y3/4 pupils (3.45pm)

Tuesday 1st March– Cross Country at Stratford Park for Y5/6 pupils (3.45pm)

Thursday 3rd March—World Book Day

Friday 18th March– Sports Relief

                                  - Last Chess Club

Monday 21st March– Parents Evening for Class 2 only      (3.30pm—4.30pm)

Tuesday 22nd March– Parents Evening for Class 1 & 2      (3.30pm—6.00pm)

Wednesday 23rd March– Last swimming & PE session at Stratford Park Leisure Centre

Thursday 24th March– Achievement Worship in Church at 9.15am


Christian Value of the term is JUSTICEThis term we will be focussing in school on the value JUSTICE. An information sheet giving more information is available from the school office.



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