Archive for December 2nd, 2005

2nd December 2005

Friday, December 2nd, 2005

Christmas Post Box

Our Christmas post box will be ready to receive post on Monday. Please make sure that post is correctly addressed with full name and class written clearly on the envelope.

Christmas Cake Sale

The Education Assistants are holding a fund raising cake sale in order to purchase more playtime equipment. They would welcome donations of mince pies, Christmas cakes, biscuits. Mulled wine will also be on sale so donations of red wine will also be gratefully received.
The cakes and mulled wine will be on sale on Tuesday 13th December from 2.50pm in the hall. Please come along and have a festive nibble and drink.

Christmas Raffle

We would like festive food contributions from staff and parents for a Christmas Hamper please. The hamper will be raffled at the end of term. Raffle tickets are on sale at the office.

Christmas Performance

Tickets are available from the office. The infants are performing ‘Father Christmas and Auntie Holly’ on Thursday 8th December at 1.15pm and Friday 9th December at 9.30am. The Juniors are performing Santa and the Snow Mobile on Thursday 8th December at 2.15pm and Friday 9th December at 10.30am.

Christmas Dinner

will be served on Wednesday 14th December to those children who have ordered one. Mrs Walker says if you have ordered a Christmas dinner for your child but haven’t paid yet, please could you do so a.s.a.p.

Primary Schools Christmas Concert

Tickets are still available for this event being held on Monday 5th December from the Brighton Centre box office. Middle Street choir are singing along with other Brighton schools at this festive concert.

Nursery Visit the Fire Station

The morning nursery children enjoyed their visit to the Fire Station on Monday. They enjoyed sitting in the Fire Engine, watching the Fireman aim the water hose and listening to the Firewoman tell them all about their handy gadgets for fire fighting. The afternoon Nursery children are visiting the Fire Station this coming Monday.

The Golden Hinde

As part of their topic on the Tudors, Year 4 visited the Golden Hinde in London. They had a very helpful guide who told them about what conditions were like on board the ship during the Tudor period.

Persian Cinderella

A Persian telling of a well known fairy tale which combines circus wizardry, good old fashioned story telling and the magic of ancient Persia. The Persian Cinderella will be showing at the Pavilion theatre from Thursday 8th December until Saturday 10th December. Due to the high demand for tickets there is an additional performance on Friday 9th December at 6.00pm. Tickets can be obtained from the Dome box office.


to Joe Foot in Year 2 for achieving your 50 metres swimming award and Finley Bartelds, in Year 1 for achieving his 15 metres swimming certificate. Well done Joe and Finley.

Parents Top Tips for Learning

We have on sale in the office a helpful learning and homework resource booklet for Parents and Carers of primary school aged children. The booklets are on sale at £3.

School Association

met on Thursday to discuss future fund raising events. A timetable of events has been drawn up right through to next Christmas. It was decided that the school should take a year off from the Festival Parade. Expect to receive more information in the near future about events and how you can help. The plan is to raise £2000 towards developing and improving the main playground.

Last Day of Term is Friday 16th December and children return on Wednesday 4th January.