NEWSLETTER No 9                            8th – 12th November 2010
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          DATES FOR YOUR DIARY                     PLANET SPORT Watch this space – not
                                                   finished the Christmas shopping? Still
 22nd November – Year R Starters Morning @         working? pre-Christmas sports activities on
              St John’s Church                     offer from Planet Sport. Mon 20th Tues 21st
        December 3rd - Christmas Fayre             and Wed 22nd 9am-3pm. Full details next
    December 3rd Come-As-You-Like day              week.
       December 17th – Last day of term
      Avon Tyrrell Residential 14th – 18th         APPLICATIONS FOR ROWNHAMS Just a
                February 2011                      reminder that all applications for school
 May 5 2011 -Yr R 2011 – Starter’s Evening         places    must    be   made    on   line   –
 Hooke Court Residential – 11th – 13th July and for those living
             13th – 15th July 2011                 in catchment and      to Southampton Local
           INSET DAYS 2010/11                      Authority for other addresses. For Yr R 2011
            Fri 4th February 2011                  application closing date is Saturday 15th
            Fri 25th March 2011 -                  January 2011.
  Hands-on, challenging science activities for
                   everyone!!                      You’re very welcome to visit prior to applying
                                                   for Yr R, please check times with Jill/Annie –
CHRISTMAS FAYRE – Friday 3rd Dec -6-               we look forward to having a full house again in
8.30pm – 3 weeks today!! We always need lots       September!!
of help in many ways to make this event go
well. Look out for PTA updates – ie cakes,         PLAY EQUIPMENT ON SITE Following a
good second hand toys and books, bottles           parental comment re safety and ‘free for all’
always sell. Father Christmas is booked!! –        before and after school, but, whilst it’s
mince pies, mulled wine and plenty of games        impossible to check at all times, a reminder
and activities throughout the school. Come         that legally, the slide and field play equipment
and enjoy the evening!!                            are for use only by children already at this
                                                   school and when supervised by a member of
ANTI BULLYING WEEK 15th – 19th NOV                 staff i.e: during school hours and activities.
We will be thinking about anti-bullying next       The ‘rules’ then are – 1 child coming down the
week and the children will be working on           slide at a time, feet first.
activities in their classrooms. School council
are organising various competitions during the     PARKING ON SITE A reminder that access
week. FRIDAY 19TH NOVEMBER Children                and parking on site, as for most schools across
are encouraged to wear Blue Clothes to school      Hampshire, is for staff only – thanks to
as a sign of ‘Everyone together Against Bullies’   everyone who understands and respects our
                                                   wish to make the site as safe as possible for
SHOEBOXES         Operation Christmas Child        your children.
Thank you for all the boxes in so far – the pile
is growing rapidly. Can you fill a box with toys
for a child for Christmas - it may be their
only parcel to unwrap. All boxes in Monday

                                   Rownhams Promotes Success
NEWSLETTER No 9                             8th – 12th November 2010
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                                                              Christmas Fayre
Miss Rutt          Anusha Thomas
                                                    Santa’s Elves He still needs a few more
Mrs Alldred        Ellie-Mai Allen
                                                    helpers at our Christmas Fayre. Yrs 5 & 6
Miss Rowland       Shalom Varghese
                                                    please hand in your details into the school
Mr Hannam          William Griffiths
                                                    office in a clearly marked envelope. (Elves
Mrs Kent           Alfie Filmore
                                                    must provide their own costume)
Mrs Hill           Grace Aslin
                                                    Christmas Fayre Programme Competition.
Mrs Paddock        Joe Moss
                                                    We have already had some fantastic designs,
Miss Noble         Lauren Batchelor
                                                    it is going to be a hard job choosing the
Mrs Walker         Leah Meads
                                                    winners! Still time to enter, bring your design
Mrs Roberts        Ella Rendall
                                                    into the school office with your name and
                                                    class on the reverse by Monday 29th
                                                    Christmas Raffle. Raffle tickets have been
            Katie Elise Moxom
                                                    sent out this week. More available from the
              Ben Lebbern
                                                    office. Do you have anything that you can
                                                    donate as a prize? Any unwanted gifts at the
 1ST NURSLING & ROWNHAMS BROWNIE                    back of a cupboard maybe (must be unused
                PACK                                and unopened) or do you know of a business
                                                    who would be able to donate a prize or
Are holding a sale of good quality second-hand      voucher? Any donations please bring into the
     toys, books and children’s clothes.            office.
            Monday 15th November                    Nail Varnish We are asking for donations of
                 6.30-7.30pm                        any unwanted nail varnish for our popular nail
  At The Scout HQ, Joe Bigwood Close,               stall. Please bring into the office.
                    Nursling.                       Paper plates will be coming home with children
            Admission 20p per adult                 next week, if you could please return these
There will also be a raffle in aid of Children In   with a cake donation on the day of the fayre -
                      Need.                         Friday 3rd December.
                                                    And lastly… Do you have any unwanted Teddy
                                                    Bears that you would like to donate for the
                                                    fayre (must be in good condition please).
                                                    Thank you!

                                   Rownhams Promotes Success

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