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					CORBETS TEY SCHOOL Newsletter
“success for all”                                                                    20th July 2007

                                                          Disney Songs Assembly
 PFA Social Evening                                  Well done to all of the children in taking part in our singing assembly on
 The PFA hosted a fantastic evening of music on      Monday and to all of the parents who attended.
 Saturday which featured a band named
 ‘Anthum’. The band were absolutely
 brilliant and a really good time was                        HAVCARE
 had by parents, friends, staff and                           If you care for a person with a disability you may be interested in
 children. £630 was raised for the                            subscribing membership to
 school from ticket sales and from                            The Havering Association for Support of People With Learning
 a raffle held on the night. Thank you                       Disabilities and their Carers (HAVCARE). If so please contact Mrs
 to the band members, everyone who                          Valerie Knights, Secretary of Havcare, 28 Hill Grove, Romford,
 donated raffle prizes and especially to the          Essex. RM1 4JP.
 parents who organised the event so effectively
 and efficiently. Well done to all involved.         Summer Holiday Activities
                                                     There will be multi sports sessions for young people with
                 A Change to Date Pupils             disabilities during the holiday period at:
                                                          Broxhill Centre, Thursday 2nd Aug, 1pm-3pm and
                 Return to School                         Friday 3rd Aug, 1pm-3pm
                Pupils will return to school on           Chafford Sports Centre, Thursday 9th Aug, 1pm – 3pm
                Wednesday 5th of September
                                                          and Friday 10th Aug, 1pm – 3pm.
                instead of Tuesday 4th September     You can come along and try different sports including Kool
                as previously reported. This is      Kurling, Boccia, Poly Bat, Table Cricket and lots more.
                due to heating system                Please contact Havering Sports Development Team on
 replacement work taking place during the            01708 433818 to book a place or for further details.
 summer holidays. Staff will need two full days to
 prepare classrooms for the children. Apologies
 for any inconvenience this may cause.               Clothing and P.E. Kit
                                                     Please ensure that all new items of clothing, including P.E. kit, are
 Colchester Zoo                                          marked clearly with your child’s name for the new year. Also, please
                                                         return your child’s PE kit to school on the first day back and make
 Elm Class (1) reported that a
                                                         sure that trainers/plimsoles still fit their growing feet.
 wonderful time was had at
 Colchester zoo last week by all of
 the children.                                            Donations of Toys
                                                         If anyone has any large trucks for playground
                                                       or smaller cars suitable for use with a Fisher
                                                       Price garage Class One would be extremely
         Term                     Dates                grateful.

                                                       Sponsored Abseil
                                                       Finally, who would pay to see our headteacher, Colin Arthey, abseiling
          Thurs 19th July - Last Day of Term          down a very tall building? Alongside other brave staff and parents and
                                                       friends, he has volunteered for this terrifying ordeal in order to raise
          Friday 20th July – school closed for
           Staff Training                              funds for the school. If anyone would like to sponsor these brave
                                                       people to make their suffering worthwhile, we would be extremely
          Monday and Tuesday 3rd and 4th              grateful. Please write the sponsor amount in your child’s diary or
           September – school closed for staff         telephone the school in September as the event takes place on 23rd
           training                                    September.
          Wednesday 5th September – children
           return to school
                                                       And finally, finally have a lovely summer holiday everyone. Thank
                                                       you for all of your help and assistance during this very successful
                                                       school year and we look forward to seeing you all in September.

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