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Parent Feedback Form May 2021 (05.05.2021)

Please click here to give us feedback about issues that affect you and your family operationally.  I will share your collective views with you at a later date and any decisions/actions taken that affect the future as a result.   The survey will close on Sunday (9th) evening at 6pm.

PTFA Playground Parties (05.05.2021)

Please see invitation from the PTFA attached below for the children's Summer Playground Parties.   

Please select a file to download:
Download this file (Party Invite Letter.pdf)Party Invite Letter.pdf

Prayer Space At Home - Letters For God (05.05.2021)

Please see attached for those who enjoyed the prayer space at home ideas at home during lockdown who may want to continue.  

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Download this file (Prayer Space At Home.pdf)Prayer Space At Home.pdf

Whit Week Sports Camp (04.05.2021)

Please see attached being shared by Mr Mills.   This is a private enterprise and not a school activity. Please note where the date is Wednesday 3rd June, this should say Wednesday 2nd June - apologies! 

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Download this file (Whit week sports camp.pdf)Whit week sports camp.pdf

Nursery Newsletter (29.04.2021)

Please see attached Nursery Newsletter for this week! 

Please select a file to download:
Download this file (Nursery Newsletter 30.4.21.pdf)Nursery Newsletter 30.4.21.pdf

Sunglasses in school (27.04.2021)

Please only send children to school in the summer months with sunglasses if they have known allergies and this has been discussed with your child's teacher (email or face to face).  Sunglasses inevitably get lost and broken and can be a distraction at playtimes and lunchtimes.    We do not want sunglasses to be worn for fashion in school only if essential for extreme allergy sufferers.   

PTFA Meeting tonight (26.04.2021)

We will hold our PTFA Zoom meeting tonight at 7pm to discuss activities and events for the Summer Term and beyond.   I am aware that some of our long serving PTFA members will leave us this Summer as their children move on.   If you haven’t been to a meeting before, why not log on and find out more about the work of the PTFA?   Details for joining the Zoom can be found here:

https://accruent.zoom.us/j/95321947191

Meeting ID: 953 2194 7191

We are keen to sustain this group who ensure that we have the money to fund some of the extra things that make school fun for the children.

Nursery Newsletter (23.04.2021)

Please see attached from Mrs Stevens and the Nursery team.

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Download this file (Nursery Newsletter 23.4.21.pdf)Nursery Newsletter 23.4.21.pdf

Codsall Cricket Club (22.04.2021)

Codsall Cricket Club currently hold Friday night training sessions, for both boys and girls, aged between 5 and 15 years.  In addition to their normal Friday night training, they are running two ECB initiatives - All Stars Cricket and Dynamos Cricket.  For more information on these, please see the attachments below.

Tik Tok (22.04.2021)

Please be mindful to always supervise your children/young people should they access Tik Tok or other video sharing platforms.  We are aware that there may be some sinister, violent and sexually motivated videos or news being shared and discussed online and we want parents to be aware of the need to ensure that their children are not exposed to any harm or frightened.

Updated After-School Activities List - Summer Term 2021 (21.04.21)

There have been some minor amendments to the after-school clubs able to be offered for the Summer Term.  Unfortunately, we have had to cancel the Tuesday Year 3 Cricket Club and the Thursday Year 2 Multi-Sports Club as there were not enough children booked on which made the clubs unviable.

We also need to separate the Friday Year 3 & 4 Football Club due to staffing issues.  Year 4 Football Club will continue on Fridays and Year 3 Football Club will  now take place on Thursdays from 3:30 - 4:30pm.  

If your child wishes to take part in the Year 3 or Year 4 Football clubs (or other clubs on offer) there are still places available.  Please book via your ParentPay account or contact the school office if entitled to a free club through Pupil Premium.

 

ST NICHOLAS CE FIRST SCHOOL

After-School Activities – Summer Term 2021

Nb. If your child is attending a club they can wear PE kit day on that day as well as PE for ease and minimisation of contact until further notice.

DAY CLUB
& Dates
TIMES

COST

£3.50 per session

YEAR

GROUPS

Monday

Tag Rugby

19th & 26th April
10th, 17th & 24th May

7th, 14th, 21st & 28th June

5th & 12th July

(11 sessions)

3.30 – 4.30 £38.50 Year 4

Tuesday

Multi-Sports

20th & 27th April
4th, 11th, 18th & 25th May

8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th June

6th & 13th July

(12 sessions)

3.30 – 4.30 £42.00 Year 1

First-Aid
(Only for those previously attending)

3.30 – 4.30 Continued from previous term Paying in instalments throughout year. Please check Payment item. £75 in full or payable in instalments of £15 by 23/10/20; £21 by 18/12/20; £18 by 12/02/21 and £21 by 01/04/21. Year 4

Wednesday

Football

21st & 28th April
5th, 12th, 19th & 26th May

9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th June

7th & 14th July

(12 sessions)

3.30 – 4.30 £42.00 Year 2

Thursday

Football


22nd & 29th April
6th, 13th, 20th & 27th May

10th, 17th & 24th

1st, 8th & 15th July

(12 sessions)

3.30 – 4.30 £42.00

Year 3

Friday

Football

23rd & 30th April
7th, 14th, 21st & 28th May

11th, 18th & 25th June

2nd, 9th & 16th July

(12 sessions)

3.30 – 4.30 £42.00

Year 4

Workshops for Parent Carers (20.04.2021)

Please see the attached flyer for information on free online workshops for parent carers which might be of use to some of our parents. This is hosted by Contact for the Staffordshire Parent Carer Forum.

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Download this file (Staffs BB flyer-2.pdf)Staffs BB flyer-2.pdf

Sun Hats and Sun Cream (19.04.2021)

Now that it is starting to warm up a little, please do send children to school with named sun hats and administer 8 hour (or longer) sunscreen to protect your child from UV rays through the day. We are mindful of not letting the children stay in direct sunlight on very hot days, but naturally the Summer Term brings lots of outdoor activities that we want the children to enjoy safely and comfortably.

Thanks

Great work Isabella! (19.04.2021)

 

A big well done to Isabella from 1R who walked 12 miles in one day as part of her sponsored walk efforts!   Isabella started in Codsall walked to Perton through Pattingham and also took in Trescott, Castlecroft, Compton and Tettenhall before heading back to Codsall.    Isabella was able to see so much wildlife and countryside along the way.  I think you will all agree this is a phenomenal achievement for such a little one!  

Plant donations (19.04.2021)

For our Year 1 Science topic at school we will be growing lots of plants for a vegetable garden, does any one have little plant plants that they would be willing to gift us to save us buying any?

We would also love any vegetable seeds that people have that they are not going to use. 

Thanks

Mrs Robb

Sponsored Walk - Payment options (19.04.21)

Children were invited to take part in a Sponsored Walkathon over the Easter holiday to raise money for our new Forest School provision run by Mrs Lowe from September 2021. 

Parents have enquired if they can pay their sponsor money online and a Payment Item has now been set up on Parentpay to assist parents i.e. 'Sponsored Walk - Easter 2021'.  It is still fine to send in the cash but online payments would be our preferred method of payment.

Please pay in your sponsor money via your child's ParentPay account by Friday 7th May 2021 by overtyping the £1.00 default payment with the total amount raised and returning your child's sponsor form to school indicating if cash is enclosed or how much has been paid on parentpay. 

Thank you for your support with this activity and to those parents who have already sent in their child's sponsor money.

 

 

Think 111 (17.04.2021)

If you or your child has an urgent but non-life-threatening medical need, make sure you use NHS 111 first rather than going straight to A&E. If you do need urgent care, then NHS 111 can now book you in to be seen quickly and safely in A&E.

NHS 111 is also able to direct patients to or book an appointment at Urgent Treatment Centres, GP surgeries, pharmacies, emergency dental services and walk-in clinics.

Contacting NHS 111 first will also help the NHS to keep you safe by maintaining social distancing and ensure that you receive the right care in the right place, in a more timely and safe way. However, you should still dial 999 if you have a life-threatening illness or injury.

Just think 111 first. When you think you need A&E, contact NHS 111 by phone or online.

Watch Dr Zia Din talk about how the 111 First service works.

Please select a file to download:
Download this file (Think-111.pdf)Think-111.pdf

Staffordshire Warmer Homes - Can you benefit from this funding? (17.04.21)

Staffordshire are offering families who claim free school meals the chance to get free first-time central heating installed in their homes. We have a limited number of families who we can help, so applications will be assessed on a first come, first serve basis.

Families could get their home fully insulated, have a free first time central heating system and brand new boiler or air source heat pump fitted in their home.

This scheme is completelyfree of charge for eligible families. Funding for this scheme comes from central government grants..

Families will need to visit our page on the Staffordshire Weband choose the option they want installed in their home, and then make the application.

A member of the Staffordshire Warmer Homes team at E.ON will then be in contact to progress their application.

Please pass this information onto families at your school who you think could benefit.

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