MONKFRITH SCHOOL NEWSLETTER
5th December 2016
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RAISING MONEY – CHRISTMAS JUMPER DAY
On Friday 16th December, we will be raising money for ‘Save the Children.’ Each child in this school can wear a Christmas jumper and bring along £1.
We could be saving a crucial life from dangerous diseases. Please donate and you will bring happiness to others.
‘Save the Children’ is a charity, which raises money and believes every child deserves a future. They give children a healthy life, an opportunity to learn and protection from harm. Pupil Council believes this is a really good cause, so please join in the fun on the 16th of December with your £donation.
Lottie, Jules, Jadon, Andriana and the rest of the Pupil Council
CHRISTMAS POST BOX
The Monkfrith Christmas post box is now available for internal mail! Please make sure all envelopes have a name and class on the front and a surname initial, if more than one child has the same name (Please note we have lots of Alex’s in Reception!). The mail will be delivered once a day by our lovely Y6 helpers.
CONCERT AND NATIVITY TICKETS
Tickets will be coming home in bookbags on Friday so please check for them. If any spare tickets are available, I will let you know in Monday’s newsletter and they will be on a ‘first come, first served basis’.
CHRISTMAS HAMPERS FOR OUR NEIGHBOURS IN PARKSIDE GARDENS
Thank you for all the contributions you have already made towards our Christmas gifts for our neighbours in the Hasluck Trust homes in Parkside Gardens.
Reception Ross: a small Christmas pudding
Reception Candler: a packet of ready made custard
Y1C: Christmas crackers
Y1D: a pack of Pringles
Y2S: a small pack of chocolates
Y2D: a Christmas candle
Y3: a jar of cranberry sauce
Y4: a small Christmas cake
Y5: crackers for cheese
Y6D: a small pack of mince pies
Please send in any items by Friday this week. Thanks again for your support.
SMITHS SCHOOL WEAR
We are holding a 15% discount winter sale on Saturday 10th December instore and online!
Parents can use this discount on our website www.smithsschoolwear.co.uk. They can apply the discount coupon code 'SANTA15' which can be found in the shopping cart before checkout.
This is a great opportunity to 'top up' uniform or purchase for next year.
Wednesday 18th January at 9.00 a.m.- Y6LD
Wednesday 25th January at 9.00 a.m.-Y3
Wednesday 1st February at 9.00 a.m.-Y4
All families and friends welcome.
DATES FOR THIS NEXT HALF-TERM
Tuesday 6th December: Flu vaccine (by mouth) Years 1, 2 and 3.
Monday 12th December: KS2 choir to sing carols for residents in Hasluck Trust homes on Parkside Gardens.
Friday 16th December: Last swimming session for Y5
Friday 16th December Christmas jumper day – donations to Save the Children
Monday 19th December: 9.30 a.m. Christmas concert (Y1-6) Everyone welcome. Tickets on sale soon.
Monday 19th December: 2.30 p.m. Reception Nativity (Choir from Y3 and Y6 to support in song). For all Reception families and choir families, if they wish to come along.
Tuesday 20th December: 9.30 a.m. Reception Nativity (Choir from Y4 and Y5 to support in song). For all Reception families and choir families, if they wish to come along.
Wednesday 21st December: 9.30 a.m. Christmas concert (Y1-6) Everyone welcome.
Wednesday 21st December: 2.00 p.m. School closes for the end of term. New term starts on Thursday 5th January at the usual time.