NEWSLETTER 1 05.09.12 WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL! A big welcome back to school to all our children and families! This new term we welcome our new Reception children plus some children joining our other year groups. We hope you will soon get to know everyone and feel at home with us. Children started yesterday looking very smart, excited about seeing their friends and keen to start work in their brand new books. It was lovely to say hello to everyone during our first Assembly. May I wish everyone a successful and happy school year! KEEP US LOOKING SMART! SAFETY FIRST! Our policy allows for studs and small sleeper earrings to be worn. In line Please ensure that all children’s belongings are with Health and Safety guidelines in clearly marked with children’s names. We aim to Physical Education no earrings are to keep our lost property box empty this year! be worn during PE. The Local In order to aid this class teachers will be writing Authority has informed schools of recent injuries to children caused by children’s names on any items which are not clearly the wearing of earrings during PE labelled. If you have an objection to this please do lessons. make it known to your child’s teacher. Children wearing earrings will need to remove these before PE. School Last year we suffered with quite a congested can not accept responsibility for any loss or damage, neither are teachers corridor, where children’s coats and bags kept allowed to help children remove falling from their hooks and run the risk of being earrings. trampled over or lost. In order to alleviate this we have relocated various pegs and reorganised the corridor. We ask for your help, please: Ensure children’s coats have a hanging loop so that it can be hang on their pegs. SPARKS WILL FLY Children have been asked to only bring into school string school PE bags (no other ruck Finally we have a recording of the event! If you would like a sacks or handbags please) copy please send £1.00 with your child and Miss Sharman will Please do park sensibly and help us to keep everyone safe. kindly burn you a CD. Parking on the pavement puts children and adults at risk. Please do not block the pedestrians pavements. Parking a little further and walking for a couple of minutes will not only improve your health but also give your children the right message! DATES FOR YOUR DIARY 14.09.12 Class 3 & 4 & 5 trip to Mountfitchet Castle 19.09.12 Reception children ‘Start to school’ photograph. 22.10.12 Anti-Bullying presentation for children. 29.10.12-02.11.12 Half Term week.