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No Parking on the ........ 26th Jun

There will be no parking on the village hall car park whatsoever on Thursday the 4th of July due to contractors needing access.

 

Many thanks,

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Cake Donations 26th Jun

Would it be possible for anyone to donate cakes for the second day of the play? The PTA are kindly sorting refreshments for the intervals and any donations would be gratefully received!

 

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Year 4 Meeting for Whitemoor Lakes 25th Jun

A quick reminder that the parents meeting is this Thursday (27th) at 3pm!!! It was on the medical letter but some may have missed it!!

 

Many thanks,

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Phone Lines 17th Jun

Unfortunately our phone lines are down today but we do have the school mobile should you need to contact us or email.

 

Miss Robey also has her phone for any emergencies!

 

Many thanks,

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Play Costumes 14th Jun

Hello,

 

We were wondering if anyone had the following:

A cow Onsie/ Costume age 7-8

Black Leggings age 5-8

Executioners Hood

 

Sorry for the random list but we would be very grateful for any items!!

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Sports Festival YEARS 3 & 4 11th Jun

Please can years 3 & 4 look out for the trip assigned to them on Parent Pay and give consent/ medical details as required. This is for the Sports Festival on the 21st June at the Pirelli Stadium, Burton Albion. read more...

Soccerstars 05th Jun

Soccerstars is running this Thursday (numbers permitting) until the end of term. This has been put on at a reduced price in order to try and increase numbers. If anyone wants to sign up please let me know or go online at https://soccerstarsuk.co.uk... read more...

Soccerstars begins after half term!!! 23rd May

Soccerstars are running a course again after half term, beginning on Thursday 6th June. These sessions are being run at a special reduced rate of £3.50 per session so if you want to join please go on the website and book in!!

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Reminder 23rd May

Just a quick reminder about the 'bring a toy to school day' tomorrow! Please bring your £1.

 

Also if you can bring your Eland Lodge form in, plus sign the consent form for Denstone trip on Parent Pay that would be great!

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Movie Night 21st May

Please can parents ensure that anyone booked in to the movie night tomorrow has signed a permissions form in the office. It is due to the film being rated PG.

 

Anyone that hasn't been signed for cannot watch the film!!!!

 

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Kindness Kits 17th May

Just a quick reminder about the request for soap, toothrushes etc for the kindness bags. In the newsletters section of the app you can find a list of the items. Class 1 is providing items for age 3-5 years, Class 2 is providing for age 6-9 years, and Class 3 for age 10-13, this is for b... read more...

Fantastic News!!!! 17th May

We have raised a fantastic £90.00 today at our bring and buy sale! This has got us much closer to our target of £260.00

 

Thank you so much to the parents for helping us raise such a fantastic total. I'm sure with one last little push we can raise the tota... read more...

!!!!!!!!IMPORTANT !!!!!!!!!!! 15th May

Please can EVERYONE update their Parent Pay accounts and clear their balances. This is showing as a debt to the school and we cant leave it mounting up past £20.00.

I'd really appreciate your help with this as I can not keep services going if they show a lot of debt.

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Y1 Football Friday 10th May 02nd May

Please note the coach will be leaving at 9am from school not 8:15am as previously stated. The children will need a packed lunch with no glass bottles or fizzy drinks please. PE kit must be worn.

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Soccerstars is going ahead tomorrow (9th April) as planned as an extra session. 08th Apr

Soccerstars WILL go ahead tomorrow (9th April) as an additional session.

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IMPORTANT NEWS 05th Apr

PLEASE NOTE THE DRAMA SHOW HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO BEFORE MAY HALF TERM DUE TO THE SCHOOL PLAY AUDITIONS!!!

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Important Letter 01st Apr

There is an important letter coming home with your child/ children tonight so please look in their bag if you don't see it.

 

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Easter Dance Workshop Day 01st Apr

 

Please come in and watch the children perform their Easter themed dances they have been perfecting in workshops throughout the day! From 2:45pm in the school hall.
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Please can anyone help?!!! 01st Apr

Did anyone manage to take any photos of our mothers day service at all? I didn't manage to get any and we could do with some for our display!

If anyone has any and would be willing to share with me could they possibly email them in to the office at read more...

Polite Reminder About ParentPay Balances 28th Mar

Please can all parents check their balances? Some are nearing the £10 and £20 and they MUST be cleared by Easter. We will have to stop this service if balances are not kept ... read more...

Scootability Tomorrow (26th March) for YEAR 2 25th Mar

Please could all year 2s remember to bring in their scooters and helmets if needed for tomorrow!!!!

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Quick Reminder 11th Mar

Please could everyone remember to bring in their parents evening slips and sponsored read money asap please!!!

 

Also please check Parent Pay balances again!!!!!!!!!

 

Thank you. x

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Scootability Course 26th March 08th Mar

Please can all Y 1 & 2 parents ensure that their Scootability forms are signed and returned by Wednesday the 13th March at the latest.

 

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*******NEWS FLASH******** 08th Mar

Important!!!!

 

The Mother’s Day service has been altered. Instead of 9:15 am, this will be rearranged to 2:30pm due to a change in circumstances. However, it will remain on Friday the 29th ... read more...

Sponsored Read & Red Nose Day 04th Mar

I hope the sponsored read is all going well! Don't forget that this is the last week and sponsorship money should be brought in to school by next Monday 11th March.

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Non Uniform Day 13th February 11th Feb

Non Uniform day for Valentines day this Wednesday!!!

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Y 3 & 4 11th Feb

Please do not forget to be in school by 8:15am at the latest tomorrow in order to catch the bus!!!!

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SNOW!!! 28th Jan

Hi,

Snow has been forecast for the majority of the week.

Should the snow be bad enough that the school might be closed I will message the parents off the school phone as usual, as early as I can. I will pop up to school at 7:30 and asses the situation and report back... read more...

Polite Reminder & Snow!!! 23rd Jan

Another polite reminder to please check and clear your snack and lunch balances!! A few are getting to the over £5 and £10 limit! Anything over that amount automatically generates a snotty email/ letter ... read more...

SoccerstarsUK to reschedule 08th Jan

SoccerstarsUK will not be running this term but will instead be continuing in the late spring/ summer term. Anyone who has paid will receive a refund, but we hope that with the weather improving and the lighter nights this will be well supported in the new term!

 

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Progressive Sports 07th Jan

Progressive Sports is ON tomorrow for those who want to join in!

 

It will either be:                 Tag Rugby

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Polite Reminder & Happy Christmas 20th Dec

Please can parents check their Parent Pay balances tonight. We do need these balances clearing before tomorrow if possible.

 

I hope you all have an amazing Christmas, and a happy New Year!!!

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Last day of term!!!!!!!!!! 18th Dec

On the last day of term, it will be a non-uniform/ party clothes/ Christmas jumper kinda day!!! No donation required just a requirement to have fun and enjoy yourselves!!read more...

Soccer Stars After School Club 13th Dec

Soccer Stars is ON and INDOORS tonight!!

 

Next Thursday (the last day of term) however, is CANCELLED.

 

This session can be refunded or knoc... read more...

Guitar Lesson for YEAR 3 & 4 13th Dec

Hello,

 

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Soccer Stars 13th Dec

On Monday the 17th December Soccer Stars will be doing a day’s football for the whole school so please come in your PE kit!

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Christmas lunch in school. 04th Dec

This year we are having a Christmas Lunch, cooked in school by Mrs Bean, on Wednesday the 19th December. Could you please let the office know by Monday the 10th December, if your child normally has sandwiches and you wish... read more...

Polite Reminder Re parent Pay!!!! 04th Dec

Please can everyone check their Parent Pay balances and clear the balances if possible!!

 

Many thanks,

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Uniform 15th Nov

You can now buy your uniform from Schoolwear for Less. Please see the link here or on our website!!

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Vaccinations 13th Nov

We need your vaccination letters returned by this Friday please if possible. If they haven't been returned by then we will assume you don't wish to have the vaccine in December.

 

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Remembrance Day 12th Nov

I thought we would share with you a fabulous piece of artwork, done by the years 3 & 4, to commemorate the centenary of the end of World War I this weekend. It was on display at both Draycott and Hanbury Church this Sunday, and I think you will all agree it looks ... read more...

Non- Uniform Day 9th November 2018 08th Nov

Tomorrow will be non-uniform day. If your child would like to participate please bring a donation. The donation will be going towards a family of the school who are having a tough time at th... read more...

Any willing helpers..........................??!! 06th Nov

 

Are any parents willing to help with the collection and delivery of the trees, like last year???

 

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Progressive Sports is ON tonight after school!!!!! 06th Nov

Please could you let the office know if you usually attend and dont want to!!!

Any problems please let the office know!!

 

Apologies for the late notice.

xx

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Polite Reminder!!!! 24th Oct

 

Just a gentle reminder for parents to check their balances on Parent Pay tonight please. We need all money owed, clearing before half term please. read more...

50 Things To Do Before Youre 9!!! 15th Oct

Please find our letter about the 50 things to do before you're 9 initiative here.

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Guitar Lessons Year 3 & 4 12th Oct

As of the week beginning the 22nd October Guitar lessons will be moving to a TUESDAY morning due to Mr. Parkes other commitments. Could you please ensure that guitars are brought in to school on this day.

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School Photographs 08th Oct

School Photographs

 

School photographs will take place on Wednesday the 17th October.

 

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Hanbury Open Doors Tomorrow 04th Oct

Due to the Hanbury Open Doors Event tomorrow, Years 3 & 4 will not be doing PE and should come to the church in their uniform.

 

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Fish and chip THURSDAY & snack 01st Oct

 

 

Just another gentle reminder for parents to check their balances on Parent Pay tonight please.

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Gentle Reminder 28th Sep

Just a gentle reminder for parents to check their balances on Parent Pay tonight please.

 

Your child may have ordered snack without you knowing so please keep an eye on your balances every week!!... read more...

Harvest Messsage 27th Sep

Harvest Festival 9th October 9am at school.

 

Just to let everyone know that we will be donating our harvest collection to the soup kitchen in Burton again this year! While some fresh produce is welcome, can we kindly request that the majority ... read more...

Job Vacancy 27th Sep

JOB VACANCY AT ST AUGUSTINE’S ACADEMY,

DRAYCOTT IN THE CLAY

 

St Augustine’s Academy are looking to recruit a lunchtime super... read more...

Sports Day Cancelled , Rerranged to Friday 15th June 1:30pm 08th Jun

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We are now part of Staffordshire University Academies Trust! 22nd May

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Our new website is here! 14th May

Our new academy website is here.  We are really pleased with it and hope you like it too.  Please take a look around and let us know what you think. We also have a fabulous new app!

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