Archive for November 7th, 2008

7th November 2008

Friday, November 7th, 2008

Creative Partnerships

We have recently recruited a creative partner who will be working in the school over the Spring Term. She is Catherine Grimaldi and she writes children’s books but also works creatively with textiles. Catherine will work with the Key Stage One staff and children on a speaking and listening project. Catherine will also be looking at ways to involve the children’s families in the work that she does with us.

Road Safety

The North Street road safety team will run road safety workshops for every class in school on Monday 10th November.

One Minute Silence

The school will be observing a minute’s silence on November the 11th at 11.o.clock in remembrance of those who have lost their lives in wars and conflict around the world.

Meeting the Mayor

Our new School Council members are visiting the Town Hall on Thursday 13th November. Mr Collins will accompany the School Council on their visit. The children will meet the Mayor for a drink and a chat in the Mayor’s Parlour

Christmas Show

The children will be performing their Christmas show at the Komedia again this year. The show takes place on Thursday 11th December in the afternoon. More news to follow later in the term.

Christmas Dinner

The children’s Christmas Dinner takes place on Wednesday 17th December.

No Nuts Please

To ensure the safety of children and adults in the school who have an allergy to nuts, please could I ask you not to put nuts in your child’s lunchbox. Thank you.

Full Governors Meeting

The full governing body is meeting Thursday 13th November. The minutes of the meeting will be available to read on the Governors notice board.

Hear the London Philharmonic for £4

The Brighton Dome have offered staff and families of the school the opportunity to go along and listen to the renowned London Philharmonic Orchestra at a highly discounted rate. The London Philharmonic Orchestra are the resident orchestra at the Dome. On Saturday 8th November (this Saturday), at 7.30 in the Dome Concert Hall. They will be performing Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto 2 and Suite 3. Tickets are normally £32.50 but tickets are on offer to school members for an amazing £4! If you are interested please telephone the Dome ticket office on 709709 and quote ‘’community offer’’.

Crepes and Co Offer

Crepes and Co have offered parents and carers at the school a discount. So if you fancy a delicious crepe, pop along to Crepe and Co mention Middle Street and you’ll get your discount. Crepes and Co are situated next to the old post office building in Ship Street.

Congratulations to…

Sophie Board in Year 2 for achieving her 100 metres swimming certificate. Well done Sophie!

Sam Foot in Year 2 for achieving his 25 metres swimming certificate. Well done Sam!

Madeleine Houghton in Year 6 for achieving her 1000 metres swimming certificate. Well done Madeleine!

Charlie Cloke in Year 2 for achieving his 25 metres swimming certificate. Well done Charlie!

Christmas Break

We finish for the Christmas break on Friday 19th December and children return to school on Tuesday 6th January.