Archive for September 11th, 2009

11th September 2009

Friday, September 11th, 2009

Meet the Teacher Dates

A reminder of the ‘Meet the Teacher  dates’ as follows: Years 1 and 2 on Monday 14th September, Years 3 and 4 on Tuesday 15th September and Years 5 and 6 on Thursday 17th September. The meetings are held in the year group classrooms and begin at 9.10 am and finish at 9.30. The meeting is informal and is an opportunity to say hello to the class teacher if you haven’t already done so, find out more about expectations of your child this year and an overview of the curriculum for the year.

School Council Elections

Elections will be held next week to elect school councillors from each class. Reception will hold their election a bit later in the term.

After School Club Letters

Children were given letters detailing the after school clubs on offer this half term. If you haven’t received one check your child’s book bag or ask at the office for a copy.

Parent Consultation Evenings

The autumn term Parent and Carer consultation evenings are on Tuesday 13th October and Wednesday 14th October. During the meeting you will find out how your child has settled into their new year group and their learning targets. More information to follow nearer the time.

On Time Teds

The winners of the On Time Teds this week are Year 2 and Year 4. Well done to both classes for being so punctual. A prize of £25 at the end of the term is awarded to each of the two classes who have won the On Time Teds the most often over the term.

Congratulations to….

Zeke Huguenet in Year, 4 who has been awarded his green belt in Wing Tsun Kung Fu. Well done Zeke!

Streets for People Day

Streets for People Day takes place on Sunday 20th September from 12 till 5 pm. This is a free public event and incorporates Car Free Day and European Mobility Week. The Lanes, New Road, Ship Street, Jubilee Street and Jubilee Square will transform into a traffic free, pedestrian-friendly space for everyone to enjoy. There will be opportunities to listen to music and to visit a specially created ‘forest’ and a children’s area. There will also be an opportunity to receive free travel advice. Road closures begin at 10 am and end at 6 pm. There will be no on street parking on Bartholomews, Little East Street, East Street, top of Black Lion Street, Market Street, Brighton Place, Ship Street and Prince Albert Street. If you are a blue badge holder and need access to parking  on 20th September please contact the council as soon as possible.

Half Term Holiday

School finishes for the Autumn half term break on Thursday 22nd October. School opens again on Monday 2nd November.