February Update

Recent events
Year 4, 5 and 6 visit to Cromford Mill, 7 th February
The children enjoyed trying a new Geography based workshop at Cromford Mill. They learnt about map-reading and also spent time creating their own maps. Safer Internet: We spent time during the week of 7th February learning about ways to stay safe online. The children were able to talk about ways they keep themselves safe and what do if they were worried.
What's happening
World Book Day, Thursday, 3rd March
We will be celebrating ‘World Book Day’. Junior children will visit Scarthin Books and all the children can dress up for the day. Please don’t feel you need to purchase special outfits, they can wear their own choice of clothes (but not superheros!)
Parent Consultations – Monday, 4 th and Wednesday 6th April:
Parent consultations will be held on Monday, 4th and Wednesday 6th April from 3.30 to 6.00 pm. Parents will be emailed on how to book an appointment. The consultations will take place in school.
Other News
Parent Governor Vacancy: We have a vacancy for a Parent Governor, election information will be emailed to all parents shortly.
Diary Dates
Thursday, 3rd - World Book Day
Friday, 18th - Red Nose Day, details to follow
Monday, 4th - 3.30-6.00 pm Parent Consultations
Tuesday, 5 th - 9.00 am Easter Service  - pm Dance festival at Anthony Gell
Wednesday, 6th -  3.30-6.00 pm Parent Consultations
Parking and Road Safety – Reminder:
Thank you to everyone who is helping to ease vehicle
congestion around school at both the start and end of day. Wherever possible, please either walk
to school or park away from the main entrance. The Community Centre have offered space in their
carpark for drop off and pick up times too.

School lunches – £2.20 per day, £11.00 per week

Reporting Illness
If your child is ill please telephone the school before 10.00 am on the first day of absence.