April important dates 2017

Dear Parents,

 Welcome back, we hope you all had an enjoyable break. The final term of the year is always very busy, and this newsletter lets you know about everything that is happening.



A parental permission form must be signed before any pupil can join an after-school club, these can be collected from the contact teacher below. If a club follows over from last term, or is a lunchtime club there is no need to sign a new permission slip. Some clubs have limited spaces.




Contact Teacher


Year 5 and 6 girls Football

Year 4,5 and 6 Debating Club

Year 5 and 6 Choir (lunchtime)

Coach Claire

Mr Sharp

Mrs Sutherland


Year 5  - Boys Football

Year 3 – Art Club

Year 1 – Multi-sports

Coach Claire

Mrs Sutherland

Coach Claire


Year 4 – Dance

All KS 2 – Recorders (lunchtime)

Mrs Sutherland

Mrs Sutherland


Year 3 – Speed Stacking (lunchtime)

Year 6 – Netball

Year 2  - Multi-sports

All KS2 – Gardening Club

Mrs Henderson

Coach Claire

Coach Claire

Mrs Bielby


Year 4 and 5 – Tag Rugby

Year 5 and 6 - Dance

Coach Claire

Mrs Sutherland


If for any reason your child is unable to attend a club they have enrolled in, please ensure they let the contact teacher know before the club starts at 3.30pm.


School Trips

The following trips have been arranged for this term. Further details will be provided nearer the date.

Year 1 –   May 24th  Waltham Abbey and Lea Valley

Year 2 –   May 5th BarleyLand Farm

Year 3 –  April 27th Suntrap Field Study Centre  

Year 4 –  To be confirmed

Year 5 –  May 4th River Thames Foreshore visit

Year 6 –  May 15th Colchester Zoo


Year 6 will also be attending SunTrap camp in the week beginning 22nd May.



May 5th  Class 9 (Year  3)

May 12th Year 5 – May pole assembly

May 19th Year 1

May 25th (Thursday) Year 2

June 9th Class 8 (Year 3)

July 13th Year 6 show







Other dates for your diary          

May 1st School closed for Bank Holiday

May 8th Year 6 SATS,  Mon – Thur

May 15th Activity Week for Years 3,4,5. Outdoor activities within the school grounds

June 8th School closed due to General Election (school used as polling station)

June 12th/13th Year 6 First Aid Training   

June 16th Year 6 Ballet Workshop

June 19th – 30th Year 6 Cycling Awareness Week

July 3rd KS 2 Sports Day (weather permitting)

July 4th KS 1 Sports Day (weather permitting)

July 5th Reception Sports Day  (weather permitting)         

July 6th Nursery Sports Day (weather permitting)

July 6th Parents evening

July 14th Last day of term for pupils


Kind regards,


Mr Sharp

Date: 25/04/2017