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Newsletter - 11th July 2016
WOW!! The annual Summer Fair was awash with sunshine, fun and lots of people to enjoy it with! Thank you to all involved in any way – special thanks to our school Chef, Lisa Tongue, who gave up her Sunday to feed adults as well as children! INSET DAYS 2016/17-IMPORTANT! To help with your holiday planning and potential fines, we...
Village Newsletter - 1/7/16
Includes: Summer term Year 5 residential Soiree
Newsletter - 8th June 2016
CHICKEN RUN Many thanks to all of the children and parents who took part in the Chicken Run before half term. It was a fantastic event and we have raised an egg smashing £780 for our feathered friends! We look forward to the delivery of their new home. MATHS CHALLENGE On Tuesday 7th June, Beth Hamilton, Harry Brennan, Alistair Homewood...
Village Newsletter - 1/6/16
Includes: Tennis PTA Summer Fair Pirates Day Music
Foundation Stage - Hygiene Suite
FOUNDATION HYGIENE SUITE INSTALLATION As you may already be aware, the foundation stage unit is having new toilets - hooray! We are having a new hygiene suite, including more toilets and sinks for the children to use and the F2 cloakroom will move inside the classroom. Work begins during half term (week beginning 30th May 2016) and in order for the...
Newsletter - 9th May 2016 (2)
REASONS TO BE CHEERFUL… PART 1: We are thrilled to announce that Paul summers and his wife, Fran, are expecting a baby! Little Summers is due this Summer and we are all excited! PART 2: We are proud to be one of a handful of Nottinghamshire schools to be awarded the Safety Smart award. This recognises the lengths the school goes...
Newsletter - 9th May 2016
WELCOME…. To the Summer term here at Abbey Gates- don’t miss a thing by taking note of our dates (sent previously and on the website) and keeping them on the fridge! RAISING THE ROOF… Well, replacing the roof! We expect the roofing works to be completed by Notts County Council by the end of July. Works...
Newsletter - 31st March 2016
READ FOR THE STARS Another extremely successful half term with reading- 120 children achieved gold, winning a book, 41 silver who made pizza and 25 bronze who painted plant pots and planted sunflowers. Thanks to parents for your continued support. SING UP & DANCE FESTIVAL Our choir, led by Sam Taylor took part in the Sing-Up festival at Joseph Whitaker. They sang songs...
Newsletter 10th March 2016
MOTHERS’ DAY LUNCH What a wonderful time we had, such a lovely event! Huge thanks to all who came to share this special lunchtime with their children and of course to the amazing kitchen team led by Chef Lisa…they prepared almost 300 mouth-watering meals! WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS! Oh yes! Our cross country relay team did us proud...
Newsletter - 9th February 2016
CHICKEN CHAMPION REQUIRED We are so grateful to the families who care for our feathered friends at weekends BUT are wondering if there is anyone out there who can spare an hour or two each week during the school day to support us in the cleaning and care of the “girls”? Please call in to school if you...