Letter from Headteacher

Dear Parents/Carers

Please remember that all letters from the Headteacher are available on our website under News (and e-mailed to parents) along with photographs of events and activities in the school. There are also further photographs under the Classes – Gallery sections – please take a look to see the work that is being done throughout the school.

SCHOOL CROSSING PATROL – please note that we have been advised that there will no school crossing patrol on Friday 31st March.

 TEMPEST CLASS PHOTOGRAPHS – these will be taken on Monday 27th March.

 COUNTY URDD EISTEDDFOD Saturday 1st April – a detailed letter will be given to those taking part early next week.

 URDD CROSS COUNTRY EVENT/TRAWSGWLAD years 3 to 6. The date for this event this year will be Thursday 27th April at the Faenol, Bangor – full details to follow (normally held after school).

 PTA EASTER RAFFLE £1 a go – Raffle tickets will be sold around the classes in the mornings from Monday 27th March to Wednesday 5th April £1 a go.  There will be one prize for Infants and one prize for Juniors.

 SCHOOL DINNER PRICE INCREASES after Easter Break – reminder: We have been informed that the price of school dinners will increase after the Easter break by five pence per meal. This means the cost of a school dinner for Infants will be £2.15 and Juniors £2.20 from 25th April onwards.

 Unfortunately the AFTERSCHOOL FOOTBALL CLUB ON TUESDAYS has had to be cancelled.

 NURSERY AND RECEPTION CLASSES SPONSORED SINGALONG – this event raised over £300 – thank you for your support.  The money raised will be used to buy classroom resources for Nursery and Reception classes.

Years 2 to 6 NATIONAL NUMERACY and READING TESTS Reminder: This year’s statutory tests for pupils in years 2 to 6 will take place between Wednesday 3rd May and 10th May.  These tests are statutory, that is to say every child in the relevant year 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 from April 25th to 11th May.  The school will not authorise holidays taken by pupils during this period.



Easter break – from Monday 10th April to Monday 24th April, children back to school Tuesday 25th April.

May half term – week commencing Monday 29th May, back to school on Monday 5th June.

1st May – Bank Holiday

 Yours sincerely

Iwan Lloyd Jones, Headteacher