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December 2011 Newsletter
Dear Parents HRISTMAS CONGRATULATIONS To all of our children who took part in “The Sleepy Shepherd” and the KS2 Carol Concert. It is so pleasing to know that over half of our KS2 children played together in the orchestra! GOSH Thanks to your generosity we have raised over £250 for the Great Ormond...
November 2011 Newsletter
Dear Parents FRIENDS INDEED! We are celebrating anti-bullying week with a focus on friendship - what it means and how to be a good friend. The week is well timed to coincide with our current work on reviewing our anti-bullying policy and ensuring a safe, happy place to learn. We will be seeking your views with a...
October 2011 Newsletter
Dear Parents THANK YOU… to all who helped make our annual Harvest Festival so successful. Although we had less packaged foodstuffs for our guests from The Homesteads (a warden aided community from Kirkby in Ashfield) we had plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables. We are pleased to “name check” Red Earth Organics and Ocado who supported...
As you know, I and the Governors, have written many times regarding inconsiderate / dangerous / illegal parking before and after school. Despite these reminders and the introduction of the Parking Patrol in previous years there are still daily examples of school neighbours being adversely affected and children being put in danger. When parking before and after school please ensure you do...
Simply SchoolWear letter
Dear Customer, I write to you after a very busy peak season for Simply Schoolwear.I know that some of you have experienced difficulty contacting us and delays in getting your order on time: I would like to start by saying sorry if you have not received the level of service you expect and deserve. Our discount promotion worked so...
September 2011 Newsletter
Dear Parents SAFETY FIRST As part of our ongoing drive to ensure the safety and well-being of our children we have a number of initiatives taking place over the next month. We held our e-safety meeting this week and hope to repeat this shortly – details to follow. The Y5 and 6 children are taking part in the Cycle Safety training. ...
Sing Up Silver Award
The evidence which Miss Taylor has sent to us clearly shows that you are putting singing at the heart of school life. I particularly enjoyed hearing some of your songs such as Yr2 singing ‘London’s Burning’ in a round and Yr5s ‘Laptop song’ which was very inventive and certainly got the result you...
Investors in Pupils Award
Please find attached letter from Investors in Pupils - Abbey Gates Primary School has successfully achieved ‘Investors in Pupils’ accreditation.
Movin’ on up
As we approach the end of the Summer Term (yikes!) our thoughts turn to a new school year. Our Year 6 children are preparing for Secondary school and younger children are eager to meet their new teacher. Class organisation from September will be as follows: F1 Mrs Lynne Davies/Mrs Julie Mackay F2 Mrs Sarah Vanner/ Mrs Louise Whitworth Yr1 Mrs...