Newsletter - July 2019

September 11, 2019

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End of year newsletter July 2019

Autumn term diary dates 2019

September 6, 2019

Event/Activity Date Information
1st HALF TERM
Return from the Summer holidays Tuesday 3rd September 2019 All pupils
Year 3 and 4 trip to Segedunum Friday 13th September 2019 Year 3 and 4 letter to follow
Year 6 residential at Ford Castle Wednesday 18th September -20th September 2019 Depart 9.30am – return approx. 2.30pm
Pupil Photograph days Tuesday 24th, Wednesday 25th and Thursday 26th September 2019 Email will be sent confirming which classes and times for family photographs
Macmillan coffee afternoon Friday 27th September 2019 2.30pm in KS1 hall
Year 5 trip to the Discovery Museum Tuesday 1st October 2019 10am departure letter to follow
Year 1 trip to Kirkley Zoo Wednesday 2nd October 2019 Year 1 letter to follow
Flu immunisations Tuesday 8th October 2019 Letter will be sent out to all children
EYFS Harvest sing a long and crafts Wednesday 16th October 2019 9.30am and 1.30pm all families welcome
KS2 Harvest Church service at St Pauls Friday 18th October 2019 10am – all families welcome
KS1 Harvest celebration Friday 18th October 2019 2.30pm in KS1 hall
HALF TERM HOLIDAYS Monday 21st – Friday 25th October 2019 School closed
2nd HALF TERM
TEACHER TRAINING DAY Monday 28th October 2019 School closed to all pupils
KS1 Halloween disco Wednesday 30th October 2019 1.30PM in school time
KS2 Halloween disco Wednesday 30th October 2019 3.30pm – 4.30pm – tickets will be available
Parents Evening Wednesday 6th November and Thursday 7th November* 2019 (*Note Mr Bee Parents evening will be on Tues 5th and Weds 6th Nov.) 3.30pm – 6pm appointments
Anti-bullying week Wednesday 13th November 2019 Parent event – KS2 1.30pm -2.15pm and KS1 2.30pm – 3.15pm
Children in Need day Friday 15th November 2019 Cake sale – all cake donations welcome
Christmas crafts Wednesday 4th December 2019 EYFS – 9.30am and 1.30pm
Christmas crafts Thursday 5th December 2019 Family Christmas crafts for all- 3.30pm-4.30pm
Christmas Pantomime Tuesday 10th December 2019 Gateshead Stadium for Reception and KS1 children (am)
KS2 Christmas Performance Tuesday 10th December 2019 2pm in KS2 hall
KS2 Christmas Performance Wednesday 11th December 2019 9.30am in KS2 hall
Christmas dinner day Thursday 12th December 2019 Bookable on lunchshop
Christmas film night Thursday 12th December 2019 3pm – 5.30pm
KS1 Christmas Performance Friday 13th December 2019 9.30am and 1.30pm
Nursery and Reception Christmas party Monday 16th December 2019 1pm – 3pm
Year 5 and 6 Christmas Party Monday 16th December 2019 Afternoon
Nursery Christmas singing Tuesday 17th December 2019 10.30am and 2.30pm
Year 3 and 4 Christmas Party Tuesday 17th December 2019 Afternoon
Reception Nativity play Wednesday 18th December 2019 9.30am and 2pm
Year 1 and 2 Christmas Party Wednesday 18th December 2019 Afternoon
Carols around the tree Thursday 19th December 2019 KS1 Families – 2.30pm
Non Uniform day Friday 20th December 2019 Whole school
CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS MONDAY 23rd December – Friday 3rd January 2019 School Closed
Spring term start Monday 6th January 2020 School open to all pupils

Year 6 go sailing!

June 8, 2019

Some of our Year 6 children returned home from their overnight sailing trip on the James cook today.

They sailed from North Shields up the Tyne and moored overnight on Newcastle Quayside returning to Royal Quays marina today.

The children demonstrated grit and determination despite the wind and rain today …… some budding sailors in the making!

They have been on watch, helmed the boat, washed, cleaned and learned how to handle the ropes and navigate.

Well done to all of them!

Newsletter May 2019

May 24, 2019

May 2019 Newsletter

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Summer term diary dates 2019

May 1, 2019

Event/Activity Date Information
1st HALF TERM
Return from the Easter break Tuesday 23rd April 2019 All pupils
Year 3 pedestrian training starts 25th April 2019 Parents should receive a letter to sign
5H Family assembly Friday 3rd May 2019 2.30pm start in KS2 hall for parents
KS2 SATS WEEK Monday 13th May 2019 Y6 pupils to arrive at 8.45am in KS2 hall Monday-Thursday
3 / 4 T Family assembly Friday 17th May 2019 2.30pm in KS2 hall
Year 6 Sailing meeting Wednesday 22nd May 2019 3.30pm in Mr Bee’s classroom
Y6 takeover the school day Friday 24th May 2019  
HALF TERM Monday 27th May 2019 HOLIDAYS
2nd HALF TERM
Reception Induction Meeting Wednesday 5th June 2019 5pm in KS1 hall
Y5 I ASPIRE lessons start Friday 7th June 2019 Thorp staff in school each week
Sailing residential Y6 Friday 7th – Sunday 9th June 2019 2 x 1 night residential
Phonics screening week Wk commc 10th June 2019 Year 1 and some Y2
Class Photographs Wednesday 12th June and Thursday 13th June 2019 All pupils
Class 3 4 Mr Black Family assembly Friday 14th June 2019 2.30pm in KS2 hall
Nursery Induction meeting Wednesday 12th June 2019 New nursery pupils for September 2019
Race for Life Wednesday 19th June 2019 Details to be confirmed
Thorp transition days for Y6 Tues 25th – Thurs 27th June 2019 To be confirmed
Year 1c Family assembly Friday 28th June 2019 2.30pm in KS1 hall
Occasional day Monday 1st July 2019 School closed to all pupils
Whickham transition days Y6 Monday 1st and Tuesday 2nd July Details to be confirmed
Ford Castle meeting Tuesday 2nd July 2019 3.30pm in Mr Bee’s room
St Thomas More transition Y6 Wednesday 3rd and Thurs 4th July 2019 Details to be confirmed
Kingsmeadow transition Y6 Thursday 4th and Friday 5th July 2019 Details to be confirmed
1s Family assembly Thursday 4th July 2019 2.30pm in KS1 hall
Y6 Fundraising day Friday 5th July 2019 Timetable to parents
Saturday summer Fair Saturday 6th July 2019 10am – 12pm
Reception and Nursery Sports day Monday 8th July 2019 9.30am and 1.30pm
Class swap day / meet the teacher Wednesday 10th July 2019 3.30pm for parents
New reception children stay and play including lunch Wednesday 10th July 2019 9.30am – 11.30am
Sports day KS1 and KS2 Thursday 11th July 2019 1pm – 3.30pm
Nursery stay and play for new starters Thursday 11th July 2019 1.30pm – 2.30pm
Parents Evening Monday 15th July 2019 3.30pm – 4.30pm
Winning house award Monday 15th July 2019 Details to be confirmed
Y6 Leavers assembly Thursday 18th July 2019 9.30am in KS2 hall
Reception graduation Thursday 18th July 2019 1.30pm in KS2 hall
LAST DAY OF TERM Friday 19th July 2019 Break up for 6 weeks holidays
TEACHER TRAINING DAY Monday 2nd September 2019 School Closed

Newsletter March 2019

April 2, 2019

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