Christmas Newsletter

November 14, 2016

YEAR 2 CHRISTMAS PERFORMANCE

Wednesday 7th December at 9.30 am

Year 2 doors will be open at 8.45 am in order to give us time to dress the children.

There will be a costume letter coming home this week detailing what your child will need to bring to school for the performance.

Tickets will be available to purchase from 21st November via ParentMail (£1.50 each limited to 4 tickets per family).

PTFA will be selling raffle tickets to win a Christmas hamper.

Nursery Singing around the Christmas Tree (in Nursery)

Wednesday 7th December 10.45 am Yellow & Red parents/friends

Please join us for our mini Christmas concert. Details of costumes have been sent to you.

Please meet at the Nursery entrance. Could we ask that no more than two adults per family attend. Thank you.

YEAR 2 CHRISTMAS PERFORMANCE

Wednesday 7th December at 2.30 pm

There will be a costume letter coming home this week detailing what your child will need to bring to school for the performance.

Tickets will be available to purchase from 21st November via ParentMail (£1.50 each limited to 4 tickets per family).

PTFA will be selling raffle tickets to win a Christmas hamper.

VIOLIN OPEN REHEARSAL

Wednesday 7th December at 3.45 pm

The violin groups (Wednesday & Thursday) will be holding an open rehearsal for their parents, family and siblings after school. Doors will open at 3.30 pm and the rehearsal should last about 30 minutes

This will be the last violin group before the holidays—club will start again on Wednesday 4th and Thursday 5th January.

Nursery Singing around the Christmas Tree (in Nursery)

Thursday 8th December 2.30 pm Orange & Green parents/friends

Please join us for an informal sing song and maybe a special visitor!! Don’t forget your camera. School uniform on this day. Please meet at the Nursery entrance. Thank you.

RECEPTION CHRISTMAS PERFORMANCE

Thursday 8th December at 9.30 am

Reception doors will be open at 8.45 am in order to give us time to dress the children.

Tickets will be available to purchase from 21st November via ParentMail (£1.50 each limited to 4 tickets per family).

A separate letter will be sent out detailing the costume requirements for your child.

PTFA will be selling raffle tickets to win a Christmas hamper.

RECEPTION CHRISTMAS PERFORMANCE

Thursday 8th December at 2.30 pm

Tickets will be available to purchase from 21st November via ParentMail (£1.50 each limited to 4 tickets per family).

A separate letter will be sent out detailing the costume requirements for your child.

PTFA will be selling raffle tickets to win a Christmas hamper.

FRIDAY 9TH DECEMBER

PTFA Secret Shop, Christmas Dinner & Christmas Jumper Day

PTFA Secret Shop

Information for parents of Nursery and Reception children:

In order to be prepared, we would like to put names on the gift tags in advance. Please send in a list of up to 3 names of the people your child will be buying for. The ages of any children would also be helpful. Please send this information in to your child’s class teacher by Wednesday 30th November at the latest

A more detailed letter will be sent out by the PTFA in regards to the Secret Shop.

Christmas Dinner

Don’t forget to book your child a Christmas Dinner by completing the form that was sent out via ParentMail, on 3rd November. The closing date for bookings is Friday 25th November. It would be lovely if as many children as possible could have a school meal on that day. Children will make their choice for Christmas Dinner in class.

Christmas Jumper day in aid of Overgate Hospice

Donate £1 to wear your jumper to school for Overgate Hospice.

YEAR 1 CHRISTMAS CONCERT AND CAROLS AT ST MATTHEW’S CHURCH

Tuesday 13th December at 2.15 pm

The children will be attending St Matthew’s Church as part of their celebrations for Christmas. Parents are invited to join us to enjoy this special occasion. Please can children bring a Christmas jumper or top to change into. Please come to school that day in uniform.

There will be no charge for the concert but there will be a bucket collection which will be split between school fund and the Church.

PTFA will be selling raffle tickets to win a Christmas hamper.

WEDNESDAY 14TH DECEMBER am

Nursery Yellow & Red Christmas Parties

Parties take place during normal Nursery sessions.

Children can come to school in party clothes.We would welcome small (to feed 6 children) donations of food

Yellow group—savoury items e.g. crisps, sausage rolls, sandwiches, bread sticks, cucumber and carrot sticks Red group—Sweet items e.g. fruit, biscuits and cakes

Drinks will be provided.

At 11 am a special visitor may come to see us! If you would like to join us please come to the Nursery entrance. Don’t forget your camera.

THURSDAY 15TH DECEMBER am

Nursery Orange & Green Christmas Parties

Parties take place during normal Nursery sessions.

Children can come to school in party clothes.We would welcome small (to feed 6 children) donations of food

Orange group—savoury items e.g. crisps, sausage rolls, sandwiches, bread sticks, cucumber and carrot sticks Green group—Sweet items e.g. fruit, biscuits and cakes.

Drinks will be provided.

At 2.30 pm a special visitor may come to see us! If you would like to join us please come to the Nursery entrance. Don’t forget your camera.

THURSDAY 15TH DECEMBER

Reception Christmas Party pm

On the 15th, children may come to school in party clothes

R Poplar– Savoury food such as crisps, sausage rolls or cocktail sausages (enough for approx 6 children) R Hazel– Sweet food such as buns, biscuits or fruit (enough for approx 6 children)

Cordial will be provided.

Thank you and Happy Christmas.

THURSDAY 15TH DECEMBER

Year 1 Christmas Party

On the 15th, children may bring party clothes to change into. Please label any special or precious clothing to avoid party items getting lost.

Please could all children bring in some party food e.g. a pack of biscuits, crisps, buns or chopped fruit etc.

Cordial will be provided in class.

Thank you and Happy Christmas.

THURSDAY 15TH DECEMBER

Year 2 Christmas Party

On the 15th, children may bring party clothes to change into. Please label any special or precious clothing to avoid party items getting lost. If you would like to donate some party food the following examples or similar would be greatly appreciated: Party snacks such as crisps, biscuits, sausage/cheese rolls, sweets, etc..

Cordial will be provided in class.

Please note we cannot accept any items or products containing orange and nuts due to allergies

Thank you and Happy Christmas.

THURSDAY 15TH DECEMBER – YEAR 3

Year 3 Christmas Party

Children should come to school in their school uniform. Please bring party clothes and shoes in a carrier bag clearly labelled with their name. They will get changed after lunch. We would be grateful if you could send a small amount of party food (enough for 2 children). 3 Oak children: something savoury, eg sandwiches, sausage rolls, crisps. 3 Pine children: something sweet, eg, buns, chocolate brownie, fruit.

Cordial will be provided.

Thank you and Happy Christmas.

FRIDAY 16TH DECEMBER

On the 16th children may come dressed in party clothes or Christmas jumper. Food—Please can each child bring in a labelled bag a drink (not fizzy), a packet of crisps and a biscuit or bun. The day will include a film and the children can bring in games or toys to play with at some point during the day. Please do not bring in expensive electronic items as school will not be responsible for any loss / damage.

Thank you and a Happy Christmas.

FRIDAY 16TH DECEMBER

We will be having a non uniform day on the last day of term for all children in school and nursery. There will be no charge for non uniform

SCHOOL CLOSES FRIDAY 16th DECEMBER

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

School re-opens Tuesday 3rd January 2017

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