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Newsletter - 22nd December 2017
As Noddy Holder would say (shout!) …It’s Christmas!! What a fabulous way to start the festive season with our Wriggly Nativity and Carol Concert. Thank you to all who came along, there were lots of smiles at the many talents of our wonderful children and Community Orchestra. Of course it if wasn’t for the dedication...
Newsletter - 1st December 2017
BABY NEWS! We are thrilled to share the happy news that Mrs Bowell is expecting another baby! We are so happy for Keeley and her family, Baby B is due in the spring! SCHOOLS FOR PEACE Abbey Gates are honoured to be part of this international project. Schools for Peace (Skole Za Mir) is a growing partnership between schools in...
Newsletter - 31st October 2017
TOO BUSY? …LET’S MAKE TIME… It is vital that we all work together to ensure that the children are happy and successful while they progress through their schooling. Research has shown that: § At 7 a parent's influence on a child's learning is SIX TIMES that of their school § At 12 years...
Schools 4 Peace/Skole Za Mir
Abbey Gates is a Schools 4 Peace school! Schools for Peace (Skole Za Mir) is a relatively new and growing partnership between schools in the UK, Bosnia and Serbia. The purpose of the partnership is to help each partner school to make ‘peace making’ an important part of its educational and community life. By ‘peace-making’ we mean...
Newsletter - 22nd September 2017
MINI MARATHON… We have a number of families taking part in the Robin Hood marathon this Sunday 24 September (52 runners!). Did you know that as well as doing this for fun they are aiming to raise much needed funds for our school? If every family sent in £5 to show their support we would raise nearly £750! Please use the...
Newsletter - 8th September 2017
WELCOME… To a new school year - and what a GREAT year it promises to be! We are thrilled to welcome new children in to the FS and Y4- we hope you love your new school! Welcome also to our new team members: Mrs Anna Evans- School Business Manager Ms Lucy Grace-F1 Teacher Miss Evie Orchard-F2 Teacher Mr...
Newsletter - 14th July 2017
WHAT A WAY…TO HAVE FUN! It all began with the PTA Summer Fair on Sunday 2 July – a magnificent and record breaking £5400 was raised! Caroline Hopkin and her team really went the extra mile. A special mention to Janice Sardone who has helped with the raffle for some years, to the Draper family for their support with...
Village Newsletter - 1/7/2017
Includes: Dinosaur visit Mill Adventure Base Rand Farm
Village Newsletter - 1/6/2017
Includes: Rainbow Toast Swimming Castleton
Newsletter - 25th May 2017
FAREWELL AND THANK YOU We made sure Mr O’B had an appropriate and well-earned send-off yesterday, after three fun filled years at Abbey Gates! Adam really is a true original and we will MISS him and Emilie but wish them all the very best as they move to London as part of their Ministry work. Adam has...
- Jan 26 - Yoga restarts
- Feb 5 - E-Safety Week
- Feb 6 - Y2 Family Assembly
- Feb 7 - E-Safety Parents’ Meeting
- Feb 12 - FS/KS1 Chinese Dancing
- Feb 14 - Valentines Day
- Feb 19 - Half-Term Holiday
- Feb 27 - Spaghetti Maths begins
- Mar 6 - Y1 Family Assembly
- Mar 7 - PSDC Governors’ Meeting
- Mar 14 - Parents’ Evening
- Mar 16 - Y3 Creswell Crags