Paul Shaughnessy

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Name: Paul Shaughnessy
Date registered: July 8, 2011

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  1. KS1 Olympics — July 4, 2016
  2. School day consultation — July 4, 2016
  3. French Club — July 4, 2016
  4. Term Dates 2016/2017 — July 4, 2016
  5. Summer Barbecue preparations — June 24, 2016

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KS1 Olympics

Key Stage One will be walking to the park to stage their very own Olympics next Wednesday afternoon. They will be back in school for collection as normal at 3pm; could parents please make sure PE uniforms are in school to be used for this? Many thanks.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.northbourne-school.org.uk/ks1-olympics/

School day consultation

Many thanks to the parents who have spoken to me or returned written replies in response to our school day consultation; a reminder that, if you have any views, thoughts or questions, you are welcome to join us on Tuesday 5th July at 2:30pm and 6:30pm to share your thoughts.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.northbourne-school.org.uk/school-day-consultation-2/

French Club

If your child would like to join French Club on Monday lunchtimes next year, please ask for more information from the school office. (Please note that there is a charge to this club).

Permanent link to this article: https://www.northbourne-school.org.uk/french-club/

Term Dates 2016/2017

Term 1 5 September 2016 – 21 October 2016 (1& 2 September are an INSET days) half term 24 October 2016 – 28 October 2016 Term 2 31 October 2016 – 16 December 2016 School finishes at 1:30pm on 16 December Christmas holiday 19 December 2016 – 2 January 2017 Term 3 4 January 2017 …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.northbourne-school.org.uk/term-dates-20162017/

Summer Barbecue preparations

A reminder that it is our Summer Barbecue next Friday (1st July, 5 – 8pm). The PTA have been really busy organising an event to remember and as well as our usual barbecue, bar, inflatables and games, we are really pleased that the choir and Mrs. Johnston’s dance group will be entertaining us with performances …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.northbourne-school.org.uk/summer-barbecue-preparations-2/

Mill Rythe residential assembly

Pupils in Y4 recently spent two nights at Hayland Island on the South Coast, taking part in all kinds of activities. We will be having an assembly to share their stories and some pictures next Wednesday (29th June) at 9:15am and parents and family members are very welcome to join us for this. Apologies for …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.northbourne-school.org.uk/mill-rythe-residential/

Clubs

All clubs have now finished for the year with the exception of Arsenal Soccer School, Street Dance and Choir. Huge thanks again to our hard-working staff and volunteers for giving so freely of their time. We are very lucky to be able to offer so many clubs, thanks to the commitment and hard work of …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.northbourne-school.org.uk/clubs-4/

Swimming successes

Well done to our Swimming team who took part in the Didcot Schools Annual Gala yesterday. A fantastic team effort with a range of impressive performances saw the team finish second overall for the second year running! This is a fantastic achievement against some very strong swimmers from the other Didcot schools, and everyone who …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.northbourne-school.org.uk/swimming-successes/

Prayer meeting

A group of parents are meeting up to pray for the school community. We will be meeting on Tuesday 5th July at 2pm, in the preschool room; younger children are welcome. If you would like to come or there is anything you would like us to be praying about, please see Sara Green.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.northbourne-school.org.uk/prayer-meeting/

The Daily Mile

Staying with the sporting theme, your children may have mentioned the Daily Mile to you this week. To tie in with this summer’s Olympics, each class (and their teachers and teaching assistants!) have been challenged to increase their activity levels by walking or running a mile each day – this is equivalent to 8 laps of the …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.northbourne-school.org.uk/the-daily-mile/

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