Parent consultation meetings

Many thanks to all of you who took the time to meet with teachers and discuss their child’s progress this week. These meetings are really valued by teachers as an opportunity to let you know how your child is getting on and the progress they are making towards their end-of-year targets. This round of meetings …

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Plas Pencelli assembly

Most of Y6, along with myself, Miss Shuttleworth and Mr. Pear are all highly excited about our upcoming week-long residential to Plas Pencelli in Brecon. During the week we will be caving, canoeing, climbing and gorge walking, as well as learning vital life skills….like how to put a duvet cover on! We look forward to …

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Prayer Spaces

You may remember that we were lucky enough to host a week of Prayer Spaces in school last year; we are really pleased to say we are welcoming the Prayer Spaces team back to school next week. If you are new to the school, Prayer Spaces involves members of local churches hosting an interactive, reflective …

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Bring and Buy Sale

Thank you to all those who donated and purchased items at our Bring & Buy Sale to raise money for Water Aid. We raised £178.19! Thank you from all in Y5 and 6.

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New cabins!

We are really pleased with our newly installed cabins and entrance doors which were completed during the half term break. Inevitably, the work to install the new rooms, combined with the ongoing wet weather, has created a fair amount of mud around the site. Please help us to avoid damaging the grass further by staying …

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Parent consultation meetings

Your parent consultation meeting appointment time should have been sent home during this week – please look in book-bags to check the time you have been allocated. Teachers will meet with parents in their usual classrooms; please enter through the main school office where staff will be on hand to point you in the right …

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Attendance news…

Well done and congratulations to Kestrels who have recorded the best attendance for this term with an impressive 98.6%, narrowly beating Nightingales (98.4%) and Hawks (97.6%) into second and third places respectively. As a reward, pupils in Kestrels can come to school in their own clothes on the first Friday of next term (27th February). …

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Plas Pencelli

Please note that, unless other arrangements are in place, payments for the Y6 residential to Plas Pencelli should now have all been made; please speak to myself or a member of staff in the office if this causes problems. In addition, medical forms need to be sent to the centre during, as soon as possible …

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Excellence awards

Well done to the first pupils who have already earned Northbourne Excellence awards! You may remember that these are awarded to children who have received a blue token (for achievement and attainment) and 3 green tokens (for behaviour around school). Earning their first awards, and a bronze Headteacher certificate, sticker and prize, are Bethany McGibbon, …

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Read for my school

I am really pleased that Northbourne is once again involved in the Read for my School initiative. This allows pupils in Key Stage Two to access a range of online texts – and for each one read, as well as developing reading and comprehension skills, we stand to win a number of books for classroom …

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