Letter from Headteacher 23rd March 2018

Dear Parents/Carers                                                   

PARENTPAY – DINNER MONEY ONLY: You’ve all received the activation information today (letters given to pupils). You will need to go to the ParentPay.com website and follow the instructions to register. Please note that balances on your accounts will be zero at the moment, however these will be updated week commencing 10th April. If you need help with the system, please call 02476 994820.

TEMPEST PHOTOGRAPHY – CLASS PHOTOS Proofs will be given out to children after Easter.

NURSERY & RECEPTION SPONSORED SINGALONG & MRS BETHAN ROBERTS RETIREMENT: The total raised for Action For Children was £383.21 – thank you so much for your support.

STAFFING UPDATE: Mrs Jenny O’Connell will be joining the under 5’s team after Easter to work with Mrs Pat Davies in the Nursery Classes.

SPORT RELIEF/COMMONWEALTH GAMES – WEAR RED ACTIVITIES: We have had a fun week with lots of sporting activities. We raised a total of £198.51 to be divided between Sport Relief and buying new sports equipment for school.


The next PTA Meeting will be held on Monday 16th April in the school hall – all welcome!

EASTER TREASURE HUNT yesterday: This was a big success, thank you to everyone for their support. The event raised a total of £227.80. .

POP UP SHOP – MOTHER’S DAY GIFTS: Thanks to everyone for their support – a total of £266.96 was raised.

TEST DATES YEARS 2 to 6 This year’s statutory tests for pupils in years 2 to 6 will take place between Wednesday 2nd May and 9th May. These tests are statutory, that is to say every child in the relevant age groups must sit them and they can only be administered during the official time period above. Therefore, we do not expect any children in years 2 to 6 to be on holiday during the period of the tests and 2 weeks beforehand. The school will not authorise holidays taken by pupils during this period. For further information about the national tests, visit the Welsh Government’s Learning Wales Website at www.learning.gov.wales.

SCHOOL CROSSING PATROL: Please note that there is still no School Crossing Patrol.

AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS – please make a note of dates for the following if your child/children attend any of the clubs:

Monday 3.30-4.15 DRAGON SPORTS (Tennis) Years 3 – 6. This is weather dependent, please collect children if it is raining or there are high winds.

Monday 3.30-4.15 NETBALL Years 3- 6. This is weather dependent, please collect children if it is raining or there are high winds.

Tuesday TENNIS – currently Year 1. From 3-3.45pm. Please ensure your child is wearing trainers on the day.

Tuesday 3.30-4.30 COOKERY CLUB Year 6 (on a rota basis)

Tuesday 3.30 – 4.30 Years 3 – 6 with Llandudno FOOTBALL in the Community Details available from LlFiC.

Wednesday 3.30 – 4.15 TRI-GOLF –open to Years 3 to 6 (in the school hall).

Thursday 3.30 – 4.15pm URDD Years 3 to 6 (normally held in school hall)


Easter: Last day of school is Friday 23rd March , there is a training day on 9th April so children will be back in school on Tuesday 10th April.

May Day Bank Holiday: Monday 7th May – school will be closed.

May half Term: Last day of school is Friday 25th May, return to school Monday 4th June.

Monday 2nd July – as previously advised, children will be in school as normal.

Summer Holidays – last day in school will be Thursday 19th July.

Thank you for your continued support throughout the past term, have a restful and enjoyable Easter holidays.

 Yours sincerely


Mrs Elaine Gelling, Acting Headteacher