Letter from Headteacher 15th November 2016

Dear Parents/Carers                                                       

Infants Christmas Concerts. Following the positive feedback from parents regarding last year’s ticketing system, we have decided to adopt the same approach again this year. Booking forms will be distributed to parents in the next week. The dates for the Concerts are as follows –

 Nursery and Reception Christmas Concert – One Snowy Night (in school hall)

Tuesday 6th December 2pm (Nursery Afternoons and Reception (Penrhyn/Gogarth)

Tuesday 6th December 6pm (Nursery Mornings and Reception (Penrhyn/Gogarth)

 Years 1 & 2 (Conwy/Cybi Clwyd) – Jesus’ Christmas Party (in school hall)

Thursday 8th December 2pm Years 1 & 2

Thursday 8th December 6pm Years 1 & 2

 JUNIORS CHRISTMAS CONCERT at St. Paul’s Church, Craig y Don

Wednesday 14th December 1.30pm Dress Rehearsal – Parents Welcome

Wednesday 14th December 6pm at St Paul’s Church Craig y Don. Christmas Concert.

 CHILDREN IN NEED Friday 18th November – SPOTACULAR. We will be having a “Dotty Day” and children are welcome to come to school wearing something dotty/own clothes for a donation towards this worthy cause.

 Teams4U – Christmas Shoeboxes Reminder – boxes in by Friday 18th November please. If you would like to support this cause, please ensure that your filled shoeboxes arrive at school before Friday 18th November – thank you!  Leaflets were distributed before the half term break.  Further information can be found at www.teams4u.com

 INTO FILM FESTIVAL November 2016 Reminder. It is essential that parents/carers return the consent slips asap.

PTA Update

CHRISTMAS FAIR – will be held Thursday 15th December 3-5pm. There will be Hot Food available, teas/coffees, Cake Stall, Tombolas (bottle and childrens tombola), christmas gifts for sale, Santa’s Grotto and a large raffle. If you know of anyone who would like to donate prizes to the raffle, please let Reception know. We also will need help from parents on the night or the fair will not go ahead – please contact Reception if you are able to help – thank you.

NON UNIFORM DAYS have been arranged as follows in lieu of donations towards the Christmas fair.

Monday 12th December – Non uniform day – tombola prize donations please.

Thursday 15th December – Non Uniform day – cake donations (infants) and bottle donations (juniors).

New Nursery Intake September 2017 Reminder. The yellow application forms are now available from Reception, deadline is December 16th.

Current Nursery Class – application forms to attend Reception Class in September 2017 Reminder. Please return to Mrs Roberts, Nursery Class as soon as possible please.

 CHRISTMAS LUNCH Thursday 1st December. If your child does not normally have school dinners, this is an opportunity for them to try one. The Christmas Lunch will be on Thursday 1st December this year – the cost is £2.15 per meal for Juniors and £2.10 per meal for Infants – please bring money to school in a clearly marked envelope with your child’s name and class and Christmas Lunch. A copy of the Menu is attached to this e-mail.

Save the Children CHRISTMAS JUMPER DAY Friday 16th December. We will be supporting this event and children are welcome to come to school wearing a Christmas Jumper if they want to – donations to go towards this worthy cause.

 School Website. Please remember to check the Calendar and the Classes information on the school website to keep up to date with events/activities/photographs.

Thank you for your continued co-operation. A summary of Dates for the Diary can be found on the following page.

Yours sincerely


Iwan Lloyd Jones