Letter from the Headteacher 270418 / Llythyr gan y Pennaeth

Dear Parents/Carers                                                   

PARENTPAY – DINNER MONEY: All parents/carers should have received their activation letters. 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 fully up to date on Fridays. Letters regarding dinner money arrears will be e-mailed and copies sent home with pupils today.

PARENT PAY – MUSIC LESSONS: We have been advised that music lessons must now be paid via Parent Pay – these should show on your Parent Pay accounts in the next week.

INFANTS FRUIT CLUB: Please note that we can no longer accept cheques for fruit club. Please pay cash directly to your child’s class teacher, weekly or termly in advance.

THANKS: Many thanks to Graham, father of Millie and Anya Woodyatt for helping getting the new boat ready in the Under 5’s garden!

BOYS 7 A SIDE URDD FOOTBALL FINAL SUCCESS: Many congratulations to the boys, on their success at the tournament on Wednesday at Llandudno Football Club. They became worthy winners, winning all their matches. They are ‘Conwy County Champions’ for 2017/18 and will represent the County at the all Wales final held in Aberystwyth in May. The team comprised of Thomas Guinn, Callum Noke, Joe Belmont, Cieran Williams, Frankie Montgomery, Frankie Lynch, Sam Ratcliffe, Flavio Cabras, Lucas Thomas, Bryn Williams and Joshua Lee. We are so proud of our talented pupils.


Monday – sausages will be served (not Bolognese)

Wednesday – Bolognese will be served (not sausages)

 URDD CROSS COUNTRY EVENT, YEARS 3 TO 6 REMINDER. The event this year will be held at Stad y Faenol, Bangor on June 21st at 6pm. There is no need for children to be Urdd members to enter this event.

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. 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 open to Years 3 – 6. This is weather dependent, please collect children if it is raining or there are high winds.

 Tuesday TENNIS – Year 2 children who have already registered, from 3 – 3:45pm. Please ensure your child is wearing trainers on the day. Children will need collecting from the school hall via the Infant Yard.

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).

Wednesday 3 – 3.45pm GARDENING CLUB, Reception Classes, Butterfly Group May 2nd to June 5th (5 weeks) – individual letters given to pupils attending.

Then Ladybird Groups will then take place from 3 – 3.45pm from June 13th to July 11th (5 weeks).

 Thursday 3:30 – 4:15pm URDD Years 3 to 6.

Thursday 3 – 3.45pm. Year 1 Nature & Gardening Club – new members have been given full details with dates (alternate weeks for Bumblebees and Butterfly groups).


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.

Yours sincerely


Mrs Elaine Gelling, Acting Headteacher