Friday Newsletter – 01.03.19

PILLING ST JOHN’S CE PRIMARY SCHOOL AND NURSERY NEWSLETTER

 

1st March 2019

It has been lovely to see all the children back in school this week. We hope you’ve all enjoyed your break and the children are ready for another exciting half term in school.

Clubs

Clubs will be starting next week. This will include: KS1 multi skills and choir on Monday, craft club and dodgeball club on Wednesday and Tennis club on Thursday.

World Book Day

Thursday 7th March is World Book Day. The kitchen will be serving a special lunch on this day. On Friday 8th March, children are invited to dress as their favourite book character.

PTFA

The PTFA would like to invite you all to their next meeting. This will be in school on Tuesday 5th March at 2:30pm.

Ash Wednesday Service

There will be an Ash Wednesday Service in school at 9am on 6th March. You are welcome to come and join us.

Non-uniform for St Patrick’s

As St Patrick’s collected the most house points last half term, they will have their non-uniform day on Friday 15th March. Congratulations St Patrick’s, keep up the good work.

Family afternoon

We are celebrating everything that is great about Pilling St John’s and thinking about our vision and hopes for our young people. You are invited into school for refreshments and discussions on the 12th March from 2:30pm. During this time, we would love to hear your thoughts and ideas about the vision, values and ethos we create in school.

Parents’ evening

Parents’ evening will be held on Tuesday 2nd April from 3:30pm-7pm. A form will be going out on ParentMail next week to allow you to request your time slot to meet with your child’s class teacher.

Worker Bee Awards

Nursery   Payton Luca   

Reception Isaac               

Year 1      Jack                  Year 4    Ben    

Year 2      Robyn              Year 5    Tilly

Year 3      Eros                  Year 6    Lucy

House points-    St George’s

Whole school attendance- 93.7%

Highest class attendance-  Acorn

Acorn-       100%            Cedar    95.3%

Beech-     90.4%            Oak       89%

Dates for the diary (these are subject to change).

WC 4th Mar – Clubs start (Choir Club starts 25th Feb)

6th Mar – Ash Wednesday service in school.

7th Mar – Y3&4 Inclusion Festival

7th Mar- World Book Day special lunch (Children)

8th Mar – World Book Day (Fancy Dress)

12th Mar- Family afternoon 2:30pm

WC 18th Mar- Assessment week

20th Mar – Y5&6 Dodgeball Competition

21st Mar – Choir day at Rossall School

2nd April- Parents’ evening

ALPHA

Do you have questions about life, church, faith or spirituality? ALPHA begins on 13th March at 6.30pm at St James Church, Stalmine. You’re invited to come for a delicious meal to see if it’s for you. There’s no obligation to join, no follow up & no charge. For more info contact Revd. Judith 01253 702711 / judithkirkham@hotmail.com.