newsletter 17th Oct 12 by HC121109071340


									        St John the Baptist C.E. Primary School                   thing on Thursday 8th November. Please
                                                                  leave bags under the large tree next to the car
             Weekly News Letter                                   park at the front of school. Thank you for all
           Wednesday 17th October 2012                            your help!

                                                                WE HAVE A NON-UNIFORM DAY BONANZA!!!
Dear Parents,
                                                                    Thursday 25th Oct Bacteria Busting Day
What a busy week we have had in school!                           Children are invited to come dressed following
Year 3 went on their trip to Peterborough                         the beating bacteria theme. Some ideas are;
Museum and had a fantastic time finding out                       medical professionals such as dentists or
about the Romans!
                                                                  doctors, cleaners, a bottle of detergent or
Our rugby teams took part in a tournament at the                  handwash, a germ etc.
Grammar School yesterday and did fantastically                    The day will also involve bacteria busting
well – congratulations to all of them – great                     activities and tasty themed treats to purchase
                                                                  at tuck shop!
Reception have had a visit from Molsom
Opticians today as part of their “Healthy Happy                      Friday 9th Nov
Me” topic.                                                            “Operation Christmas Child”
                                                                  We are having a non-uniform day on this day
Year 5 have been learning all about electricity and
                                                                  for children to bring in a small gift or £1
sustainability from Mr Evans of Spalding Energy
today – lots of fun!                                              donation to add to a “shoe box” which will
                                                                  then be sent to disadvantaged children
                News and Reminders                                around the world.      We will make the
                                                                  shoeboxes up in school, each of which must
    Vacancy for a Parent Governor
                                                                  include £2.50 towards distribution – this is
   We have a vacancy for a parent Governor.
   Attached are some details which outline the                    what any £1 donations will be used for.
   role of a school Governor. If you are
   interested in joining our Governing body,                         Friday 16th November
   nomination forms are available from the                            Children In Need
   school office. Completed nomination forms                      We are entering into the spirit for Children In
   must be received by Friday 9th November.                       Need and children can come to school
                                                                  dressed in something spotty!! Donations can
    Photographs
   Please remember the deadline for orders to                     be made to Children In Need by purchasing
   be returned to school is 24th October.                         some healthy snack from our tuck shop on
                                                                  this day which will be open for all children
      8th November-Bag2School collection day.
                                                                  during break times.
   Your child has been given a Bag2School
   Collection Bag in which you can place any
                                                                     Friday 23rd November
   unwanted recyclable items. Bag2School will
                                                                      Donations day for the Christmas Fair
   accept recycled clothing, bedding, shoes,
   handbags, quilts, pillows, cuddly toys etc. and                 Our Christmas fair is on Saturday 1st
   they give St Johns School money for every                       December from 12pm – 3pm. Children are
   tonne of recycling we collect! If you have                      invited to come to school in non-uniform and
   more than one bag of recycling please use any                   we ask they bring into school something that
   black/white or green sack. Please bring your                    can be used on our tombola or raffle. Thank
   recycling bags to school either the afternoon /
   evening of Wednesday 7th November or first
       Telephone - 01775 722644    E-mail -   Website -
                        Future Events

    25th October
   Bacteria Busting Day

    Firework Night
   Friends of St John’s School will hold their
   brilliant firework evening on Saturday
   3rd November – tickets available now!

    8th November
   Bag2School collection day

    9th November
   Interim Reports will be sent home

    10th Nov Shopping Trip to Meadowhall
   Please ask at school office for booking form

    14th and 15th November
   Parents Evenings:
   14th November - 5.30pm till 8.30pm
   15th November - 3.30pm till 6.00pm

    1st December
   Christmas Fair – 12noon till 3pm


Whole School            Dinner Menu
                        Details of the role of a
                        school Governor
Year 1                  Letter from Year 1 staff
Year 6                  Spalding Courts Letter

         Telephone - 01775 722644    E-mail -   Website -

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