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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...
October 2012 Newsletter
PHEW!!! Just a few weeks in to the Autumn term and already we have packed so much in- from visits to Conkers, Cadbury world and the wild, wild west to skateboarding. You will know it doesn’t stop there - Y6 have a day planned at Rufford Park as part of the Bloodhound technology project and don’t...
Match Report vs Broomhill (Boys)
Throughout the game, the rain was pouring down – although it didn’t reduce our concentration. We were determined to play the game with skill and confidence. We were up against a very good team, who had a lot of pace and skill but our defence was extremely strong which included: Thomas, Henry and Cory. Mr Summers was the...
Payne Trophy Final (Boys Football report)
Abbey Gates vs Greenwood We arrived in eagerness but slight nervous as we didn’t know the quality of the players or the teams. We were on first, against one of our teammates (Josh who plays for Ravenshead Reds); we knew he was a good player however we didn’t know how good the team was. We started...
- Sep 27 - F2 Parent Information Event 4.15pm - 4.45pm
- Sep 27 - F2 Parent Information Event 5.00pm - 5.30pm
- Sep 28 - Individual School Photographs
- Sep 30 - F1 Parent Information Event 4.15pm - 4.45pm
- Sep 30 - F1 Parent Information Event 5.00pm - 5.30pm
- Sep 30 - PTA meeting
- Oct 7 - Year 5 Kingswood Residential
- Oct 13 - Year 6 PGL Residential
- Oct 18 - October Half Term
- Nov 1 - Back To School!
- Nov 18 - Year 6 visit to Holocaust Centre
- Nov 22 - Flu immunisations