Class Charity Cake Sales
Each of our classes will be holding a cake sale to raise funds for their chosen charities. The classes would welcome donations of cakes and biscuits on the following dates:
Thursday 6th February - Badgers raising money for Mind.
Thursday 12th March - Rabbits raising money for Doorway
Thursday 26th March - Pine Martens raising money for Clic Sargent
Thursday 2nd April - Foxes raising money for Unicef
Thursday 30th April - Fieldmice raising money for Goatacre Farm Animal Sanctuary
Thursday 14th May - Hedgehogs raising money for Guide Dogs UK
Thursday 4th June - Otters raising money for Child of Hope Uganda
Thursday 18th June - Squirrels raising money for the Woodland Trust
Thursday 2nd July - Owls raising money for Tusk Force
This terms knowledge organisers are now available to view on the school website.
Weekly Achievement Awards
Congratulations in week 3 to: Clara, Elsie, Eleanor, Katie, Tiger-Joe, Danny, Alex, Daniel and Jude.
Hot Chocolate Friday
This weeks achievers are: Nathaniel, Maizie, Anna,Eli, Ethan, Rojus, Patricia, Hayley and Kerry
This weeks Star Writers are: Sofia, Hermione, Penny, Ellie, Joshua, Grace, Jacob, Nathan and Olivia
Work of the Week
Congratulations to Sophie from Hedgehogs' class
On Friday 31st January and Monday 3rd February KS2 will be taking part in Willow Weaving sessions. KS1 will be weaving on Friday 7th February and Monday 10th February. The session have been kindly funded by Chippenham Borough Lands.
The children will need to bring wellie boots or outdoor shoes and coat. Parent helpers would be welcome to help each class. If you can help, please see the class teacher.
Friday 31st January - Squirrels 9.00 - 10.30
Foxes - 10.45 - 12.00
Owls - 1.00 - 2.45
Monday 3rd February Mixed groups of Badgers and Pine Martens
Further details about KS1 will be sent out next week.
A number of children in KS1 have started bringing in toys from home. Please can we remind parents that this is not allowed. This is to save toys getting broken, lost etc. Your help in this matter would be appreciated.
Fieldmice Library Visit
On Friday 31st January, Fieldmice Class will be visiting the town library. If you would like your child to borrow a book, please send them in with their library cards. Thank you.
Fieldmice would like cardboard tubes and Hedgehogs would like hay or straw for craft projects. If you have either you can donate, please bring to the classrooms. Thank you.
Owls class look forward to welcoming family and friends to their class assembly on Thursday 30th January at 9.15am. Tea and coffee will be served afterwards.
Our Violin and Year 3 Recorder players will be playing for their families on Thursday 6th February at 10.10am
Otters' class will be welcoming their families on Thursday 13th February at 9.15 am.
Braeside and Hooke Court
Our Year 4 children will have the opportunity to spend three days and two nights at Braeside Residential Centre in Devizes on Wednesday 26th February to Friday 28th February 2020.
The cost of the three-day stay will be £161 per child. Payment can be made in installments using ParentPay. The full balance will need to be paid by Friday 3rd April 2020.
The Year 6 residential trip will take place at The Grove which is part of the Hooke Court Residential Centres Group in Llansteffan, Carmarthen in West Wales. We have booked the trip to run from Wednesday 10th June to Friday 12th June 2020.
The cost of the trip will be £178.00. Payment can be made in installments using ParentPay.
There will be no Year 6 Netball on Tuesday 28th January or Tuesday 4th February, this is due to Year 6 pupils taking part in Young Voices, County Football and the Dance Festival.
Level 3 County Football
The rearranged Level 3 football will be taking place on Tuesday 28th January. If any of the footballers parents can help with lifts to Stanley Park, please see Mr Slee.
The girls team will be travelling to Stanley Park at 10.20 and the Boys team will be leaving at 12.30.