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BOOK WEEK: ‘Read All About It!’
Dear Parents and Carers, The theme of book week next week is ‘Read all about it’, which will see the children finding out about text all around them, visiting Ravenshead library and sharing their love of reading with other children within school. Each class will be creating a ‘River of Reading’ which will illustrate how many...
BOOK FAIR: Mon 21st - Fri 25th Jan.
The Book Fair will be in the music room next week, from 3.30pm to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday. There is a wide selection of books and stationery for all ages. The children will have an opportunity to browse the books on Monday during school time. The school get commission for all the books that are sold which we use to...
SATs Evening postponed
Tomorrow evenings SATs evening has been postponed due to bad weather. It will now place on Thursday 24th January at 6.00pm.
January 2013 Newsletter
WELCOME… To 2013 at Abbey Gates! We hope everyone had a super Christmas break and is raring to go! As ever, this will be a busy term so do make a note of the dates for your diary. WE ARE PROUD OF YOU… Our Autumn term Superstars were: Fil Nezirai - F2 Olivia Arrell - Y1 Aaliyah Thompson-Dillon...
School Open on Monday 17th December
School will be open as normal on Monday 17th December.
School Closed on Friday 14th December
Abbey Gates Primary School is shut on Friday 14th December due to a boiler malfunction. Year 2's trip is still going ahead and children should arrive at 9.00am.
November (3) 2012 Newsletter
PLEASE HELP… DON’T LET YOUR CHILDREN PLAY ON THE GRASS BEFORE OR AFTER SCHOOL We have carried out a huge grounds improvement project over the last year in a bid to prevent the annual “mud bath”. The grassed areas are seriously waterlogged due to the heavy rain. FEELING PROUD! Abbey Gates’ 2012 KS2 SATs results...
November (2) 2012 Newsletter
BANANAS IN PYJAMAS! Well strictly speaking there were no bananas but what a fun day! Children and staff all made a great effort! We have raised a magnificent amount for Children in Need. Thank you for baking and donating cakes – all in a good cause! REMEMBRANCE SERVICE I was very proud of our Y6 pupils and the choir who...
November (1) 2012 Newsletter
ARTS WEEK What a fine old mess!! All in a good cause though - we are creating reading corners in each classroom and our theme for Arts Week has been to create somewhere inspiring to curl up with a good book. Thank you to all who have come and supported us this week and to the PTA who will provide...
The Chickens are now on Half Term retreat for 2 weeks - a huge 'thank-you' once again to Mrs Salmon who looks after them so well whilst they are on their holidays! They have been a fantastic addition to the school and have even appeared in the Evening Post! The children have been on the rota (1 class per week) and have...