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Requests for Leave of Absence for Holidays
REQUESTS FOR LEAVE OF ABSENCE FOR HOLIDAYS Whilst our School Prospectus makes it clear that holidays should not be taken in term time and there may be a fine issued, we thought it timely to remind parents of the above. Government regulations prevent schools from authorising holidays in term time and the Local Authority (Notts County Council) are the body...
Newsletter - 4th September 2019
WELCOME… To a new school year - and what a GREAT year it promises to be! We are thrilled to welcome our new children in to Foundation 1 and our new team member; Miss Beth Moss in Y1 and welcome back Mrs Flick Hatton in Y6 SPORTING SUPPORT Please support our runners in the mini marathon this year through sponsorship...
Year 6 Reading Masterclass Assembly
The Year 6 Reading Masterclass delivered a fantastic assembly this afternoon, based on the book 'Tom's Midnight Garden'. The group performed with confidence and kept the crowd entertained! A big thank you to Mrs Geddes who has given up her Friday afternoons to lead the reading group.
Newsletter - 2nd July 2019
WOW!! The annual Summer Fair was a Cracker - awash with sunshine, fun and lots of people to enjoy it with! Thank you to all involved in any way – special thanks to our fabulous PTA team led by Kerry and Helen. PTA AGM I have the opportunity to work across a number of schools and can confirm that what...
Newsletter - 17th May 2019
WELCOME… Huge Congratulations to Gareth Rich and his partner, Niki who have been joined by baby Leo Henry. All are well and we can’t wait to meet the little fella! SUPERSTARS… We are proud of our Spring term Superstars who have their names in lights in the hall! F2 Emily L Y1 Connie H Y2...
Newsletter - 5th April 2019
WE WISH YOU WELL! Thank you to Annie Slater who leaves us today having covered Keeley Bowell’s maternity leave so admirably. Good Luck Annie! FOUNDATION 1 AND SEND F1 will be taught by Keeley Bowell and Rachel Hallam over the summer term. Keeley will lead in the first half of the week and Rachel the end of the week....
Newsletter - 8th March 2019
READ ALL ABOUT IT! Thank you so much for supporting World Book Day. What a great day we had celebrating the range of learning, based on our whole school topic “The Day the Crayons Quit”. Learning in F1 up to Y6 involved problem solving, conflict resolution, compromise and understanding others’ points of view. LITTLE MR RICH! We...
WOW! I am so proud of what we have achieved here at Abbey Gates since the start of this academic year and wanted to share just some of it with you: Awarded the Basic Skills Quality Mark for the third consecutive time - recognising our focus on the skills needed across the curriculum Awarded the Gold award from the anti-bullying...
Newsletter - 8th January 2019
YEAH - WE’RE BACK! It has been great to welcome everyone back to school - and that includes Keeley Bowell who has returned from her maternity leave. Keeley will be supporting learning in KS1 over the Spring term. We will also be welcoming a new member of the team in the office from Thursday this week. Mrs...
Parent Governor Election
PARENT GOVERNOR ELECTION: Please find below the ballot papers for the parent governor election, the closing date for which is 10am, Friday 7th December 2018. Hard copies are available from the office.
- Sep 18 - Y6 Residential Visit Parents’ Meeting
- Oct 8 - Harvest Festival
- Oct 9 - Individual photos
- Oct 9 - Parents’ Evenings
- Oct 11 - Y5 Family Assembly
- Oct 15 - Flu Vaccinations
- Oct 16 - Y6 Residential Visit to Caythorpe
- Oct 21 - October Half-Term
- Nov 4 - Back to School!
- Nov 22 - Y4 Family Assembly