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  • Summer’s coming

    Hi all, It is almost the end of term, so here is a brief look at what the children have been doing in the last few weeks and…

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  • Year 1- Not long to go!

    We can’t believe we only have a week and a half left of this school year and how fast the year has flown by. We have a few…

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  • Transition Day

    This morning was ‘Transition Morning’ when all the children get an opportunity to visit their new teachers and classrooms ready for next year. For Nursery and Reception children…

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  • Reception – Summer Concert

    For the Summer Concert dance, please could you provide a black t-shirt and black shorts or trousers or leggings for your child. Please send the costume into school…

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  • Year 5 Summer concert

    Hi all, This year for the summer concert, the children will be performing a dance to ‘I just can’t wait to be king’ from the Lion King. The…

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A spring update

Well, what a fantastic term we’ve had!

We had a brilliant science week learning about birds. Not only did we go to Rye Meads to bird watch, mini-beast hunt and splash about in puddles, we have also raised five chicks at school. The chicks are now at Aldenham Country Park (in Watford), if you want to visit them over the Easter holidays.

Year 5 were also victorious with their year 5 and 6 TT Rockstars competition. There will be a year 5 battle over the Easter holidays between Dolphins and Whales.

Over the easter holidays…

  • Please keep up the great reading with your children and continue to encourage them to play on TT rockstars.
  • Help to create an eco brick. As a school we are going to be creating a life size recycled lion for Paradise Park, but we need eco bricks in order to do this. An eco brick (https://www.ecobricks.org/what) is a plastic bottle filled with non recyclable plastic (films). It’s important that it gets packed as tight as possible in the bottle so that it can’t be squeezed. Try standing on it, it shouldn’t move. Please return these as soon as possible after the holiday.

Dates for the diary

Tuesday 23rd April – INSET

Wednesday 24th April – children return to school

Monday 29th April – 3rd May – cycling proficiency week  

Friday 17th May – occasional day (children not in school)

Wednesday 22nd May – Lion King trip


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Enjoy your Easter break and have a good rest!

The Year 5 team