28th January 2016 | Whole School

FROGJS Red Disco – Wednesday 3 February

The FROGJS Red Disco is on Wednesday 3 February in the school hall – outlined on the January newsletter and calendar and app. Cost: £2.50 per child – pay on the door please (to include squash, water and entertainment) Time: Y3 & Y4: 4.45 – 5.45pm and Y6 & Y6: 6 – 7pm DJ: Back by popular demand DJ Rory will be  ...

27th January 2016 | Whole School

Don't Forget – INSET on Friday – school closed

Don’t forget, school will be closed to the children on Friday due to INSET. INSET days are a really important opportunity for staff to enhance skills and learn new ones. Ever wondered what the staff do on INSET days? The teachers and some TAs will be having FFT Training. FFT is an-online tool to help teachers further analyse Pupil Pe ...

26th January 2016 | Whole School

Refurbishment Continues at Gomer

Your child may report to you that they are unable to have indoor PE this week (fortunately it is warming up outside). This is due to us having a new hall storage system fitted along with an updated Music Room. We are striving to have the hall decorated in the summer holidays too to further smarten up our school. The transformation to the ...

25th January 2016 | Whole School

Increase in Cost to School Lunches from Summer Term 2016

A small increase in the price of a school meal has been agreed by Hampshire County Council, to come in to effect on 11 April 2016 – the first increase in six years. To meet the rising costs of providing school meals, the 10p increase takes the cost per meal to £2.10. The price continues to represent good value for money for a two cou ...

22nd January 2016 | Whole School

Winter Warmer Highlights

We were joined by over 30 excited Y3 on Thursday 21 January, who returned to school late afternoon in their PJs. The children were treated to hot chocolate and biscuits whilst being read to by Mrs Wheal and Mrs Kidd. All ladies, including Mrs Bottriell looked dashing in their PJs. At the same time, Mr Woolway (not in his PJs) presented to ...

21st January 2016 | Whole School

Y6 SATs Meeting Presentation

Thank you for the positive feedback about the Y6 SATs Meeting, hosted on Monday evening by our Upper School Phase Leader, Miss Holden and English Leader, Mr Woolway. For your convenience, please see the presentation below. Any questions? Please do approach one of the Y6 teaching team: Miss Holden, Mr Potter or Mr Woolway. Thank you for wo ...

20th January 2016 | Whole School

E-safety – helping to keep your children safer on-line

New technologies inspire children to be creative, to communicate and to learn. However, while the internet is a great resource, it is important that young people be protected from the risks that they may encounter. What can you do? Remember that children and young people today have grown up with ever changing technology and social media. D ...

19th January 2016 | Whole School

Green Cross Code – THINK! – Road Safety

Children need to learn how to cross the road safely. The Green Cross Code is taught in our school but benefits from  being reinforced at home too.  Do you know it? Do you follow it? The code is for everyone. The Green Cross Code 1. First find the safest place to cross If possible, cross the road at: subways, footbridges, islands, zebra, puff ...

18th January 2016 | Whole School

Burn's Night Menu – week today

Next week, on Monday 25 January, HC3S are providing us with a Burn’s Night Menu to include: Mini haggis and gravy (meatballs or vegetarian sausages) Mashed neeps and tatties (mashed potatoes and mashed swede) Salad Scottish Fruit Bread or Shortbread or Fresh Fruit ...

15th January 2016 | Whole School

FREE Taster Diving Sessions

The Quays Swimming and Diving Complex in Southampton are offering a FREE half hour springboard/highboard diving lesson. Interested? If so, please print off the letter below and send the completed slip into school by WEDNESDAY 27 JANUARY (at the latest). We will then send the information to the Diving Complex. [gview file=”https://gom ...