AFTER SCHOOL CLUB UPDATE REMINDER: The Urdd Club is no longer held weekly, it will be held as follows – Thursday 27th February, 19th March, and 2nd April. All children attending must be members of the Urdd, please visit their website to complete an on-line application. Thank you.
DINNER MONEY ARREARS: Please can all parents ensure that any dinner money arrears on Parent Pay are paid in full urgently. Many thanks to parents who pay their dinner money on time. For information we are still reviewing all outstanding dinner money debt and will be telephoning parents with outstanding balances (of over £10 per family) to discuss. Many thanks for your co-operation.
MUSIC LESSONS – PAYMENT DUE: Music Lesson charges for this Term have now been added to Parent Pay accounts – please can these be paid asap. Parents of pupils taking Harp and Violin lessons have been e-mailed separately about this term.
PTA INFANT FILM NIGHT – Wednesday 5th February for Reception, Year 1 & Year 2 pupils. 3pm – 4:45pm £2 to pay on the day, money in a clearly marked envelope please. Includes drink and a snack. Collect children promptly please from Main Reception Gates at 4:45pm
PTA JUNIORS VALENTINE’S DISCOS – 12th February. The cost will be £2.50 per child to include a drink. There will also be a tuck shop on the night. Please ensure that you collect children promptly from Main Reception Gates, thank you.
Years 3 & 4, 4.30pm to 5.30pm
Years 5 & 6, 5.45pm – 6.45pm.
NATIONAL TESTS YEARS 2- 6: Arrangements for the Statutory Tests for Years 2 – 6 are slightly different in that the number and numeracy tests will be done on-line and the reasoning test along will be paper based. The window for the reasoning test is between 28th April and 5th May 2020 so please avoid taking holidays during this period. The on-line tests (number and numeracy) do not need to be administered during this period, they will be done at some point before the summer holidays. If your child happens to be absent on one of the days, they can sit the on-line test on their return.
EISTEDDFOD CYLCH 14th March 2020 reminder: The first round of competitions will take place on Saturday 14th March in Ysgol y Creuddyn in Penrhyn Bay – further competition information is available from their website. All entrants MUST be members of the Urdd to be able to compete – please visit their website to complete an on-line application. Thank you. If successful at the Cylch Eisteddfod, the next round at the Eisteddfod Sir will be held on 28th March in Ysgol Dyffyn Conwy, Llanrwst.
SCHOOL TWITTER ACCOUNT REMINDER – Please take a moment to look at the school Twitter account – there are many exciting activities that have been going on across the school recently! You won’t be disappointed!
NEW NURSERY CLASS STARTERS SEPTEMBER 2020 REMINDER: If you have a child who will be 3 years old by 31st August 2020, forms are now available to collect from the school office or they can be done on-line on www.conwy.gov.uk/admissions. Thank you
Monday – Dragon Sports (Years 4 – 6), 3.30-4.15pm, Mrs Merian Hughes, Year 4
Monday – Netball (Years 3 – 6) 3.30 – 4.15pm
Monday Lunchtime Football WILL NOT BE HELD IN JANUARY to allow time for the field to recover. Start-date will be advised. Normally held 12.45-1.15pm Years 3 – 6 by invitation – children to see Mr Huw Llewelyn Jones if interested please. If your child is attending these sessions, please ensure they have appropriate clothing with them – sessions take place on the school field. Leader – Mr Huw Llywelyn Jones, Year 4.
Tuesday Cookery Club 3.30 – 4.30pm – Year 6 – as advised in individual letters.
Wednesday Rugby (Years 3-6), 3.30 – 4.15pm
Wednesday & Friday Learning to Be sessions (Tuition services £10 per session, contact 07952 065735 as per instructions from them). Free taster sessions are available! Sessions finish at 5pm.
Thursday – Clwb Urdd – Years 3 – 6. 3.30 – 4.15. The Urdd Club is no longer held weekly, it will be held as follows –
Thursday 27th February, 19th March, and 2nd April. All children attending must be members of the Urdd, please visit their website to complete an on-line application. Thank you.
Friday lunchtime Chess Club for Years 3 to 6 – open invitation to all. Being held in Dosbarth Maelgwn Year 4 with Mr Llywelyn Jones.
DATES FOR THE DIARY
Half Term dates: week commencing 17th February 2020. Last day in school Friday 14th February, children back in school Monday 24th February.
Mr Iwan Lloyd Jones, Headteacher