Dates for your diary

Monday 18 December 2017 – Carol Service 6pm – 7pm

Tuesday 19 December 2017 – Class Christmas Parties

Tuesday 19 December 2017 – School Disco Key Stage 1 - 3.15pm – 4.15pm                                        

                                                                       Key Stage 2 – 4.30pm – 5.30pm

Wednesday 20 December 2017 – Last Day of Term – Day for Change (Non-school uniform)

 

Class Assemblies

Each class will perform an assembly to Parents. Please see the dates below for your child’s class.  They will all start at 2.50pm and will finish at 3.15pm.

Jaune (Class 6) – Thursday 01 February 2018

Rouge (Class 2) – Thursday 22 March 2018

Noir (Class 5) – Friday 23 March 2018

Blanc (Class 4) – Thursday 26 April 2018

Vert (Class 1) – Thursday 24 May 2018

Violet (Class 3) – Thursday 28 June 2018

Pupil Voice

The pupil’s in Key Stage 1 were asked if they enjoyed taking part in their school Nativity and what their favourite part was?  This is what they thought…..

William said “I really enjoyed being in the Nativity.  My favourite part was all of it.”

Jessica said “Being in the Nativity was really fun.  My favourite part was putting my hands up in the air.”

Alexander said “I had fun in the Nativity.  My favourite part was being on the stage.”

Sydney said “I really enjoyed the Nativity.  My favourite part was watching the Shepherds.”

Charlie said “I really enjoyed being in the Nativity.  My favourite part was having my cousin by my side as the Narrator.”

Codie said “I had lots of fun being in the School Nativity.  My favourite part was when I had speaking parts and was walking around the stage, it was quite fun.”

Celebration Assembly

Oscar for producing some great facts about Vikings at home!  Thank you for sharing these with us.

Aaric for improving your concentration in lessons.  You now work quickly and with purpose.  Your handwriting is also improving. Imogen for participating in R.E and Science lessons so well this week.

Aiden for showing fantastic perseverance when he finds learning challenging.

Lia for always setting a fantastic example for learning behaviour.

Richard for persevering when completing all work and supporting his friends to do the same.

Kai for being resilient when completing some hard work.  Also for being kind to his friends.

Leah for being resilient and persevering to master the formal multiplication method.

Mackenzie for persevering when using the formal multiplication method and using resources to support her learning.

Zych for being resourceful and using the environment when independently creating a number line.  Well done!

Bethany for your commitment and perseverance in our Mathematics tutor group.  Well done!

Isabelle for your commitment and perseverance in our Mathematics tutor group.  Well done!

Mia for your commitment and perseverance in our Mathematics tutor group.  Well done!

Maizie for your commitment and perseverance in our Mathematics tutor group.  Well done!

David for your commitment and perseverance in our Mathematics tutor group.  Well done!

Skye for your commitment and perseverance in our Mathematics tutor group.  Well done!

Attendance

The whole-school target for our attendance is 96%, which would mean that your child would be away for only 7 days in an academic year.  Every day at school matters.

1st place - Blanc - 95.3%

2nd place - Rouge - 93.5%

3rd place - Vert - 92.3%

4th place - Noir and Marron - 90.0%

5th place - Jaune - 87.1%

6th Place - Violet - 85.2%

Whole-school attendance - 90.2%

Starting at Primary School

If you have a child born between 01 September 2013 and 31 August 2014, you need to apply now for their place at primary school.  You must submit one application per child, even if they already have a sibling at that school. Applying online is quick, simple and convenient.  Please apply before 15 January 2018.  The website is kent.gov.uk/primaryadmissions  or call 03000 412121.

After school sports clubs

After school clubs are running.  If you would like to your child to attend, please contact the school office.  

Monday - Multi-Sports for Years 1 - 6

Tuesday - Take Action for Years 2 - 6

Wednesday - Football for Years 2 - 6

Thursday - Gymnastics for Years 2 - 6

Friday - Street Dance for Years 2 - 6  

All sports clubs finish at 4.15pm and all children must be collected by an adult.

Information

Book Swap

We have a new book case in the school office which is for you to come and take a look, if you see a book you like you may take it and all we ask is that you replace it with a book of your own that you have already read for someone else to enjoy.

School Angel

School Angel fund raising http://www.schoolangel.org.uk/aycliffe-community-primary-school.html  

Home Start

We have a parent and baby/toddler group which runs every Wednesday here at school from 09.00 - 11.15am.  All welcome.

Free School Meals

If you have access to the internet and would like to apply online for Free School Meals, please use the following website: http://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/free-school-meals.

PE Kits

Could parents please make sure that all pupils have their PE kits ready and in school.  Each pupil has their own locker where their PE kits can be kept during the school term.

Late arrival at school

When your child arrives late at school, he/she misses the teacher's instructions, their morning task and possibly the introduction to the mathematics lesson. Your child may also feel embarrassed at having to enter the classroom late. School begins at 09.00am.  Please help your child to be punctual.

School Lunch Payments

If you pay for your child's school dinner online you can use the link below and follow the link for Kent Schools Pay Online. www.principals-catering.com  

School opening hours 08.50am - 3.15pm

School Office opening hours  08.30-12.30 13.00-15.30