Head Teacher’s Blog 10.12.18-14.12.18

Hi Everyone,

WOW another SUPER WEEK made extra special by the BRILLIANT KS1 nativity play ‘A Midwife Crisis’! The children from Year 1 and Year 2 were AMAZING!! FANTASTIC performances and great audiences too! WELL DONE TO CLASS 1 AND CLASS 2! My sincere thanks to Miss Turner, Miss Worthington, Mrs Disley, Miss Hubbard, Mrs Lormor, Miss Knowles and Miss Edwards who made sure it was such a fabulous show!

We welcomed our Governors for a Learning Walk on Thursday and it was lovely to tour school with them. Governors were impressed with the learning environment, behaviour of all the children, the engagement and focus of the children and independent learning. GREAT news! Governors are invited to visit school in session each term so they can confirm the self-evaluation, thanks again to governors who visited.

The children enjoyed the Christmas dinner on Thursday, special thanks to Mrs Tyrer and Mrs Brown in the kitchen who work hard to make sure it is a delicious dinner for everyone!

Sincere thanks for you continued support for the Christmas colour hamper raffle – the tickets are selling well! We will be drawing the raffle after our Advent Mass next Wednesday with Fr Morrough. You might be a lucky winner!

It was great to see so many parents come to both the Reception class ‘Stay and Play’ and Open Session todayTHANK-YOU! The children love sharing their topic work with you and their work displayed in class. Our next Open Session will be on Friday 8th February.

STARS OF THE WEEK

Reception          Adam and Sebastian

Year 1                  WHOLE CLASS for a BRILLIANT nativity

Year 2                 WHOLE CLASS for a BRILLIANT nativity

Year 3                 Ellen and Holly

Year 4                 Jake and Thomas

Year 5                 Alexis and Missie

Year 6                 Ana and Dylan

HOUSE OF THE WEEK

MATILDA

Reminders for next week

  • Wed.ADVENT MASS at 11am – ALL welcome!
  • Wed. – CHRISTMAS PARTIES in the afternoon. The children can wear their own clothes all day.
  • Thurs. – 8.50-9.30am: KS2 CAFOD Coffee and toast morning in the hall for parents/grandparents. Our KS2 classes will be selling things to raise money for CAFOD so please call in for a hot drink and toast and have a look!
  • Thurs. – KS2 ‘Evening of Song’ performances at 2pm and 6.30pm
  • Friday – Last day of term finish at normal time of 3.15pn for the Christmas hoidays.

We continue our Advent journey following the light of Jesus through our Advent wreath and blessing. We are busy with preparations, excited and looking forward to celebrating Jesus’ birth with our families. We are still reaching out to others and remembering in our Advent prayers to pray for others at this time.

We look forward to a GREAT last week!

God bless

Mrs Doodson

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2 Responses to Head Teacher’s Blog 10.12.18-14.12.18

  1. Billy Disley says:

    This is another excellent blog post!
    Everyone is doing so well, and it’s great.

    • Mrs Doodson says:

      Hi Billy,

      Great to hear from you and thank-you for your lovely comment. We have had a great half term and everyone is doing well. I hope you have a brilliant Christmas, God bless Mrs Doodson

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