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If you have children at our school, you should also read the latest School Updates

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July 21, 2022
Arthog Day 2 Photos

Here are today’s top photos. Arthog Team...

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July 21, 2022
Arthog Day 2

Another fabulous day. Breakfast was a ‘Full English’ and the children loved it. Our morning...

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July 21, 2022
After School Care from September

We are delighted that from September 2022, we will be working with Twiggy’s Day Nursery...

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July 21, 2022
Arthog Day 1 Photos

  Taken a long time to download and check against consents.  Here is our ‘Top...

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July 20, 2022
Year 4 Arthog Day 1

We’ve had a wonderful first day. This afternoon, we went gorge walking which culminated with...

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July 19, 2022
Year 4 Arthog Tomorrow!!

The time is finally here, we are going to Arthog tomorrow! As quick as possible,...

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July 18, 2022
Dinner menu change Thursday 21st July

As the last day of term is Thursday, the kitchen will be offering ‘Fishy Thursday’...

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July 15, 2022
Year 3 Go Wild in the Country!

Today we have visited the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre in Craven Arms for our long-awaited...

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July 15, 2022
Year 6 Leavers’ Lunch and Assembly

The end of term is in sight and for your children, the end of their...

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July 14, 2022
Thank You Everyone!

Thank you to everyone who made today’s KS2 Sports morning such a success. Parents/Carers/Families –...

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July 13, 2022
KS2 Sports Morning – 14.07.2022

Good morning, We are looking forward to welcoming you to tomorrow’s KS2 Sports Morning. Gates...

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July 12, 2022
Fantastic Fightback Falls Short

Our much anticipated Telford and Wrekin Plate Final did not provide the fairy tale ending...

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July 12, 2022
Year 5 Cinema Trip UPDATE

Good Afternoon Parents/Carers, We have been watching the weather for the Year 5 trip on...

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July 11, 2022
Year 4 Arthog – One Week To Go

Hi all, One week to go until our trip to Arthog. Here are the top...

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July 8, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter 08.07.2022

What a warm and busy week we have had! We have been writing persuasive letters...

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July 8, 2022
Josh Finally Gets to Ring the Bell

Today in Purple Book Assembly we got to celebrate Josh finally getting to ring the...

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July 7, 2022
Football Final Vs Wrekin View

Our Year 5/6 Footballers will contest the Telford and Wrekin Plate Final next Tuesday (12th...

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July 7, 2022
Recommended reading books

We know the reading is an integral part of our education and we place a...

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July 1, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter 01.07.22

It has been another busy week in Year 3! We are very proud of the...

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July 1, 2022
KS2 Sports Day – morning of 14th July 2022

As you will no doubt have read in last week’s newsletter, KS2 Sports Day has...

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June 29, 2022
Year 4 Arthog Final Parent/Carer Meeting – Wednesday 6th July

Dear Parent/Carer, The date for our Arthog Residential is fast approaching and we are hoping...

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June 27, 2022
SEND Coffee Morning 29.06.2022

Find out more about what's been happening at school...
 

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June 24, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter 24.06.22

This week in Year 3 has been busy! The children wrote persuading letters to the...

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June 23, 2022
Parent/Child library now open!

You may have noticed a bookcase outside the main office this morning filled with lots...

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June 23, 2022
Sports Day – Friday 24th June

Thanks in advance for the support I know you will bring to tomorrow’s Sports Day. ...

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June 22, 2022
Online Ebooks

    Here at John Fletcher school, in addition to our reading books and videos...

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June 17, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter 17.06.22

Hello Everyone! This week has been jam packed for Year 3. In Maths, the children...

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June 17, 2022
Reception Newsletter 17.06.22

We have had a lovely week reading The Three Billy Goats Gruff. The children produced...

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June 10, 2022
Read Write Inc Videos- 10.06.22

Read, Write Inc Videos Some of children have moved groups for their phonics groups this...

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June 9, 2022
Year 3 3D shape work

In Year 3 we have been assembling the nets of 3D shapes in order to...

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May 27, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter, 27.05.22

It’s been a busy week in Year 3, culminating in our awesome Jubilee celebrations! We...

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May 26, 2022
SWEET TREATS PARENT WORKSHOP

Sweet Treats We are delighted to be able to announce our first parent workshop of...

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May 25, 2022
Severn Trent Talk Year 4/5

Year 4 and 5 had a great hour with Chris from Severn Trent. He came...

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May 21, 2022
He’s Done It Again! – Well Done Toby!

More great news about one of our Year 5/6 star footballers. Toby’s representative Team, Telford...

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May 20, 2022
Class Photographs – Thursday 26th and Friday 27th May

The photographer will be in school on Thursday 26th and Friday 27th May to take...

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May 20, 2022
Football Superstars!

On Thursday 19th May, the Year 3/4 Footballers entered a tournament at Broseley Primary School. ...

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May 18, 2022
Shadowy Goings-on in Year 3!

This week in Science we have been experimenting with light and shadows. We have learnt...

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May 17, 2022
Jubilee Celebrations! (Friday 27th May)

Dear Parents/Carers On Friday 27th May, we will be holding garden parties for our children...

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May 16, 2022
Phonics Meeting 20.05.22 Year 1 parents

Year 1 Phonics Screening Meeting Dear Parents/Carers, Due to the low numbers attending the phonics...

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May 15, 2022
Guinness Book of Records Maths Event- Wednesday 18th May

On Wednesday 18th May, the children in KS2 will be participating in a special maths...

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May 14, 2022
Semi-Final Glory!

They’ve done it!  The Year 5/6 Football team produced a remarkable performance to storm into...

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May 13, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter 13/05/22

  What a fantastic week in Year 3! The children have really worked hard, as...

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May 13, 2022
Baby Chicks! Reception Newsletter 12.05.22

Wow, what a busy week Reception have had this week! We had an EGG-citing delivery...

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May 8, 2022
Telford Hornets Girls Taster Day – Wednesday 11th May

Telford Hornets Girls Taster Day 11.05.2022 Calling all Year 6 Girls.  Pop down to Telford...

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May 6, 2022
School Meals Vegetarian Week – 16th-20th May

During the week of 16th – 20th May there will be some changes to the...

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May 6, 2022
Well done Year 6! :-) SACRE Conference 2022

On the 23rd March 2022,  our Year 6s took part in Telford and Wrekin’s SACRE’s ...

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May 6, 2022
Children’s University

We are delighted to announce that we have been accepted as a Children’s University school...

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May 6, 2022
Year 6 Leavers Hoody

Baker and Sons, our uniform supplier, are able to supply a leavers hoody to our...

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May 6, 2022
Letter to all our Year 6 Pupils

Year 6 Pupil letter As we approach our weekend before STATS the Year 6 adults...

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May 5, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter 05/05/2022

What a week Year 3 have had! Despite having the Bank Holiday Monday off, we...

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April 29, 2022
Our week in Year 6 – 29.04.22

Welcome back Year 6! It was lovely to see everyone back at school after our...

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April 29, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter 29.04.22

It has been a busy start to the Summer Term in Year 3. We have...

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April 28, 2022
Phonics- website links to access at home

Below are a list of useful Phonics Websites for Parents and Carers to access at...

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April 25, 2022
****Year 1 phonics screening check- parent meeting****

Dear Parents/Carers, I am writing to inform you that Phonics screening week for all Year...

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April 24, 2022
Congratulations Toby – Premier League Champion!

Congratulations to our football superstar Toby! Having been selected for the Telford and Wrekin District...

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April 13, 2022
5R Butterfly Release

Hello 5R! I hope you are having a wonderful break even if it has been...

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April 8, 2022
Dog Mentors – George and Teddy Update

As you know, George and Teddy were absent from school today as they were at...

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April 8, 2022
Easter Celebrations

Today school was awash with the most amazing Easter bonnets which the children wore proudly....

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April 8, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter, 08.04.22

It has been a busy last week of term, with a lot of active and...

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April 8, 2022
Keeping Safe

Keeping Safe Spring 2022 Quiz 08.04.22 Please see this week’s Keeping Safe question. How many...

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April 8, 2022
Happy Easter to All!

Well it has been another fantastic term at John Fletcher of Madeley Primary School. We...

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April 8, 2022
Year 5’s Week (04.04.22)

Well what a week in Year 5! We hope you are feeling better Mr Baker...

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April 6, 2022
What’s cooking in Year 3?

In Year 3, we have been preparing and cooking simple vegetable savoury meals. Everyone worked...

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April 4, 2022
Kids For a Quid is Back!

During the Easter Holidays, Telford and Wrekin Council are offering their Kids For a Quid...

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April 4, 2022
Parent Consultations

Parents Consultations Spring 2022 updated We are delighted to have parents back in school to...

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April 1, 2022
Church Collective Worship Altogether

On Wednesday, we all met together as a school for the first time since October...

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April 1, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter 01.04.22

Hello to one and all! This week in Year 3 we have been doing lots...

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April 1, 2022
Goodbye Kathy

Today we all said goodbye to our amazing cook Kathy. During Collective Worship Kathy was...

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April 1, 2022
School Meal Price Increase

From today, 1st April, the price of a school meal has increased to £2.45. Please...

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March 31, 2022
Year 3 have really cleaned up!

In Year 3 we have been learning about the San Francisco earthquake which struck in...

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March 24, 2022
Online Reading books- RA and RN class-Reception

As part of our Read, Write Inc programme we are in a fortunate position to...

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March 24, 2022
Free online Ebooks- Year 2

As part of our Read, Write Inc programme we are in a fortunate position to...

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March 24, 2022
Free online Ebooks- year 1

As part of our Read, Write Inc programme we are in a fortunate position to...

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March 22, 2022
World Maths Day Wednesday 23rd March

Just a polite reminder that tomorrow we are celebrating World Maths Day. EYFS and KS1...

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March 18, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter, part 2: The Sequel!

Year 3 have been hard at work, using their awesome computing skills to produce typed...

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March 18, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter 18.03.22

What a week we have had in Year 3! The children have been working hard...

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March 17, 2022
Caught in a Trap! Year 3 student Oscar Handy wows with his invention!

Year 3 student Oscar Handy surprised everyone with his exceptional Design and Technology skills! During...

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March 11, 2022
Our week in Year 6 – 11/03/22

Year 6 have had another busy week. In English, we have revised relative clauses and...

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March 10, 2022
George and Teddy, our Dog Mentors!

Our Dog Mentors have officially started! We have now officially welcomed our Dog Mentors –...

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March 8, 2022
‘Let Girls Play’ is here!

  Wednesday 9th March is national ‘Let Girls Play’ day.  Please ensure that all girls...

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March 8, 2022
Coming soon: ParentPay – our new online payment service!

We are pleased to announce that we will shortly be accepting payments online for items...

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March 4, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter, 4th March 2022

This half-term has started with a bang… and a ping, a clang, a ding, a...

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March 2, 2022
Book Fair is here!

The Scholastic Book Fair is back for 2022! The book fair will be in the...

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February 18, 2022
Year 3 Newsletter 18.02.2022

Wow! What a wonderful week we have all had in Year 3! The children worked...

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February 17, 2022
World Book Day Thursday 3rd March 2022

We will be celebrating World Book Day 2022 in school on Thursday 3rd March with...

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February 16, 2022
Year 4 Arthog – Register of Interest

All Year 4 parents should have got an email from school asking you to join...

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February 14, 2022
Year 3 Godly Plays

In RE today we have rehearsed and performed Godly Plays to retell the Parable of...

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February 11, 2022
Keeping Safe

Keeping Children Safe is paramount in our school. We focus each week on a different...

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February 11, 2022
Mental Health Week

This week all the pupils and staff have been thinking about ways to support positive...

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February 11, 2022
Year 3 Weekly Newsletter 11.02.2022

This week in Year 3, the children wrote wonderful recounts on the events of Pompeii...

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February 9, 2022
4C – Enginuity Visit – 07.02.2022

What a fantastic way to start our penultimate week of term! On Monday, 4C visited...

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February 9, 2022
TAG Rugby Superstars!

Earlier today, it was my great pleasure to accompany our Year 5/6 Tag Rugby team...

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February 9, 2022
Year 5 – Read All About It!!

Year 5 have been working so hard at the moment on their newspaper reports of...

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February 4, 2022
Artist in residence – Rory McCann

We have been very fortunate to host our Artist in Residence Rory McCann this week...

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February 3, 2022
Year 3’s School Trip to Pompeii?!

Recently, Year 3 went on a visit to Pompeii. Nowadays the ancient city is in...

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February 3, 2022
Year 3 News letter 03/02/2022

This week the children in year 3 have continued to work on how to write...

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January 24, 2022
Congratulations Toby!

Well done to Toby from Year 5 who represented John Fletcher in the Telford and...

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January 21, 2022
Years 5 and 6 Climate Change Workshops

Our Year 5s and 6s took part in hands-on energy efficiency activities to learn how...

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January 21, 2022
Let’s Dine School Meals Competition

As you know, Let’s Dine Catering provided by Telford & Wrekin Council works in partnership...

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January 13, 2022
Year 2 Newsletter 14 January 2022

We have had a lovely week in Year 2! Our topic for this term is...

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January 13, 2022
Year 3 News, week beginning 10.01.22

This week in Year 3 has been very busy! We have begun to learn the...

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January 11, 2022
Change to lunch menu 20.01.2022

On Thursday 20th January, Mrs Dennis and her team will be serving a special lunch!...

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January 7, 2022
The excitement is building!

Welcome to our Design Technology gallery! In Year 3, we have been building humane traps...

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January 7, 2022
Cinderella!

An exciting start to the new year! We have started the term with a bang...

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December 17, 2021
Our Week in Year 6

Year 6 have continued to work hard in English and Maths.  In Writing, they have...

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December 17, 2021
Hat-Trick Hero and Centre Back King

Last night, Our Year 5/6 Football Team played their Telford and Wrekin Plate Quarter-final against...

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December 17, 2021
December’s Online Safety Newsletter

Please read the helpful information on keeping your children safe online over the festive period...

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December 10, 2021
Santa Dash – Day 2

Wow! Another amazing day whizzing around the KS2 playground auditioning for a role in Santa’s...

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December 10, 2021
Year 1 Trip to Edgmond Hall 10.12.2021

We hope you enjoy looking at some pictures from our trip....

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December 9, 2021
Santa Dash Day 1

Wow!  What a great day.  Smiles all around and lots of money raised. EYFS got...

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December 8, 2021
Santa Dash 2021 Is Here!

The time for running like the world’s greatest delivery agent has arrived!  Tomorrow is the...

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December 3, 2021
Year 6 News

We have had another busy week in Year 6. We have continued reading our class...

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December 3, 2021
Our Week in Year 4 – 03.12.2021

Year 4 have had another amazing week. We are really proud of how well the...

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December 3, 2021
Year 5 Class News

Newsletter 7...

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December 3, 2021
Reception news

Reception class newsletter The children have enjoyed learning all about hibernation this week. We talked...

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December 3, 2021
Year 3 News, week beginning 29.11.21

It has been a busy week in Year 3! We have been creating plotlines for...

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December 2, 2021
Cinderloo Project for Year 6

Our Year 6 children and parents have the opportunity to see their artwork in an...