Diary Dates for week beginning 14th October 2019

MONDAY
TUESDAY Swimming for Year 3 children at Crestwood High School
3:15pm - 4:15pm After School Club for Years 1 and 2 - Football Club
WEDNESDAY 3:15pm - 4:15pm After School Club for Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 - Tag Rugby
THURSDAY 11:15am Year 3 Cornet Lessons
3:15pm - 4:00pm Running / Cross-country club - all welcome
FRIDAY 2:45PM ABC Assembly

Forward Planning

October
22nd Parents' Evening for Reception class only - details to follow...
23rd Parents' Evening for Years 1 - 6 - details to follow...
25th Break-up for Half-term
26th - 3rd November Half-term
28th Half Term Multi-Sports Fun Day - details to follow...
November
4th Children return to school
7th Years 3 and 4 visit to Cadbury World
13th Nasal Flu Vaccinations - Whole School

WELLBEING...

School Swap Shop...

Look out for the launch of our new school uniform SWAP SHOP where you can save your pennies and also the environment.  Donate and take any outgrown, unwanted uniforms that is in a clean and reasonable condition.  Please bring any donations to the school office...a simple sustainable way to update your little one's school wardrobe!  A large 'bin' will appear in the school foyer soon for your donations!

Parent/Teacher Meetings...

As our Parent/Teacher meetings are fast approaching, we have sent a letter out via the children this week detailing timings; Reception Class meetings will be held on Tuesday 22nd October and Years 1 - 6 will be held on Wednesday 23rd October.  Please return the slip with your preferrred time slot as quick as possible to avoid disappointment, we will of course endeavour to meet your requests, thank-you.

Swimming progress...

A letter has been sent out via the children in Years 1 to 6 with regards to tracking your child's progress in swimming.  If your child has certificates, that demonstrates they can swim 25m or above, please bring into school for us to copy and we can further support your child in developing their swimming.  If your child is not ready to swim up to 25m, please do not worry, as we are here to help your child to be able to swim confidently by the end of year 6.  Please contact our Sports Coach and PE Coordinator, Mr Barnett should you have any questions.

Half-term "Multi-Sports Fun Day"...

Look out for a letter from Mr Barnett about the Multi-Sports Fun Day on Monday 28th October (9:00am - 3:00pm). Places are available to children in all year groups, including Reception.  Please refer to the letter for further information which details what the children will need to bring, the cost and when to return slips by, thank-you.

Half-term Activities in the Dudley area...

Please refer to the link below for details on Spook-tacular Half-Term events in the area...Dudley Family Information Service have collated details of numerous activities and events happening during the October Half-Term; the site is full of useful information and definately worth visiting...

Great news...the kids "swim free in Dudley" scheme is back for half term - please click on the link below where you can register your child for this.

Respecting our neighbourhood...

It has been brought to our attention that rubbish including dirty nappies, have been discarded on the roadside outside our school. We are sure you can appreciate that this is not what our neighbours expect to see; please consider the neighbourhood in which we live and work in and dispose of rubbish appropriately, thank-you.

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