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Friday Newsletter – 29.03.19



29th March 2019


Our Facebook page is now live. If you have not responded to the permission form, please do so via ParentMail. Only children who we have permission for will feature on our Facebook page. We hope that by having our own Facebook page our families can keep updated with current events and that you each have a greater understanding of day to day life in our school. Search Pilling St John’s CE Primary School and Nursery to like and follow the page or follow

Ceilidh – 18th May

Tickets are now on sale! Come and join us for an evening of fun and dancing for the whole family to enjoy. We are having a fund-raising event to support our Forest School project on Saturday 18th May at The Elletson Arms. ‘Hot Punch Ceilidh Band’ will be providing the entertainment for the event. Tickets are available from the school office or from The Elletson Arms with a special offer family ticket available until Friday 26th April. Tickets are £6 pre adult, £3 per child or £15 for a family ticket.

Year 3 and 4 football

Our Year 3 and 4 football team went to play at Poolfoot Farm this week. The children had a brilliant time and supported each other well as a team.

PTFA Bingo night

Next Thursday is our PTFA Bingo. Doors open at 6pm ready for eyes down at 6:15pm. There are some fantastic prizes available to be won. There will be bingo for the adults in the hall and bingo for the children in the classrooms.


Children in Cedar class will begin their swimming lessons after Easter. These lessons will be on a Wednesday morning and will begin on Wednesday 24th April. Please ensure your child has their swimming kit in school for these sessions.

Half term

We finish for the Easter holidays next Friday at 1:30pm.

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

27th March- Y3&4 Football Tournament

2nd April- Parents’ evening

4th April – PTFA Bingo Night 6pm-8pm

5th April – School closes at 1:30pm for Easter

23rd April – School reopens.

24th April – Swimming lessons start for Cedar class.

26th April- PTFA meeting at 2pm, all welcome.

1st May- Class photographs

6th May – Bank holiday

Worker Bee Awards

Nursery    Macy                 Reception  Ebony            

Year 1      Tom B               Year 4         Eddie

Year 2      Elsie W             Year 5        William

Year 3      Alice H              Year 6        Tyler


House points-    St Patrick’s

Whole school attendance- 96%

Highest class attendance-  Oak

Acorn- 96.3%     Cedar  99%   

Beech- 89.2%     Oak     99.3%