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Weekly Newsletter 21st October 2019

 
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Weekly Newsletter 21st October 2019
by Abercarn Primary - Saturday, 9 November 2019, 11:43 PM
 

HALF TERM

Half term is next week. School finishes for half term on Friday 25th October 2019 at 3.30pm. Schools reopens on Monday 4th November 2019

ALN SURGERY

Mrs Harry’s (ALNCo) monthly Additional Learning Needs surgery is Friday afternoon. Please contact the office if you Require an appointment.

EXPRESSIVE ARTS

Our Expressive Arts – “Express Yourself” performances were last Thursday. Thank you to everybody who attended. I am sure you will agree the performances were lovely and we all hope you enjoyed watching! The children are certainly enjoying our expressive arts focus this term and learning lots. We will have a Gallery Exhibition in a few weeks’ time.

If you were unable to make the performances, recordings are available on our you tube channel!

HARVEST COLLECTION

IT’S THE LAST WEEK TO SEND IN HARVEST ITEMS

Our annual Harvest celebration will be on Friday 25th October 2019. Once again, we will be collecting items to donate to the local food bank in order to support the local community. Please send in items for the food bank. Thank you! At the moment, urgently required items are:

·       Tinned fruit (400gms)

·       Tea bags (80's)

·       Dried pasta (500gms)

·       UHT milk (1 litre)

·       Breakfast Cereals

 

GOOD LUCK

Good luck to our football and Cross Country Teams who will be competing this week!

PARIS TRIP – MAY 2021 (CURRENT YEAR 4 AND YEAR 5)

Thank you to those parents who attended the Paris meeting. Please can deposits for the trip be returned by Wednesday 23rd October. Many Thanks

MANOR ADVENTURE

Wednesday 23rd October is the deadline for Manor Adventure deposits.

DINNER MENU

This week is Week 2

WELSH PHRASE

Our Criw Cymraeg Please try and use the following phrase:

Ga i…? – Can I have …? 

SHOPPING TRIP TO BRISTOL

If you are interested in our shopping trip to Bristol on SATURDAY 7TH DECEMBER please contact the school office.  Price of the trip is £12.00 per person, we will be leaving from Chapel of Ease at 9.00 and 9.05 from the Doctors in Abercarn .  Raffle and Bingo on the bus. 

BRITISH LEGION

We will be selling items for the British Legion soon, we will let you know when the items arrive and what we have and the prices.

ATTENDANCE

It is important for children to attend school regularly. We will be chasing parents if pupils have attendance of below 95% and will be contacting the Education Welfare Officer if pupils are not punctual and attendance drops below 90%. Our attendance target for this year is 95% - Attendance forms part of the categorisation criteria of schools – Please help us to achieve well!