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Newsletter 07th February 2014

It was great that so many of you were able to come to the meeting last night. Thank you for your input.
Your support and active involvement are a real strength of our school.

 

School Gardening

This week every child in the school planted a clove of garlic, which they will look after until it has grown into a whole bulb to be harvested in the summer. The children have lots more gardening projects ahead this spring and summer – if you can spare even 5 minutes to help, do please speak to Miss Boulton or Lenka in the office.

 

Parent Governor Election

Yesterday we sent out two ballot papers to each family for a Parent Governor Election. Every parent or full time carer is entitled to vote so if you would like more copies of ballot papers for parents who don’t live in the same household, please see the school office.

 

Sally Blissett leaving

Sadly Sally Blissett is leaving our school due to ill health. Her last day will be next Friday 14th February. We are all going to miss her as she has been a brilliant support for past 8 years and we wish her all the best in the future.

 

Tulips’ trip to British Museum

As part of their history lessons Tulips are going to British Museum on Thursday 13th February.

 

Scarlet Fever

We have had a reported case of Scarlet Fever in our school. Please read the letter on the back of this newsletter for more information on this disease and please do let the school know if your child is diagnosed with it in the future.

 

Hugh Vivian
Headteacher

 

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Important News - SCARLET FEVER

Scarlet Fever

Dear Parents / Carers 

I am writing to advise that we have had a reported case of Scarlet Fever, which is an infectious disease that can be passed on to others by sneezing, coughing or breathing out. 

The first symptoms of scarlet fever often include a sore throat, headache, fever, nausea and vomiting. After 12 to 48 hours the characteristic fine red rash may develop – if you touch it, it feels like sandpaper. Typically, it first appears on the chest and stomach, rapidly spreading to other parts of

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Gardening Committee

Please see the back of this Newsletter for the details of how to apply for a Gardening Committee post.

 

Meet the Headteacher

On Thursday 6th February we are holding a meeting for all parents and carers. This is an opportunity for you to ask the Senior Leadership Team questions and hear about our plans for taking the school forward. The meeting will be at 6.30pm and there will be refreshments and a crèche. Please hand your questions to the school office.

 

Half Term Activities in

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