Stop Press 8th November
Stop Press for week ended 8th November
News items for week ending 8th November 2019
Attendance for this week
Infants: 1 Donaldson 99.4%
Juniors: 4 Rowling/4 Rosen/5 Rundell/6 Wells 100%
Well done to all of these classes!
Communications sent out this week:
Applicable year group
How it was distributed
Letter from NHS
Letter re early closure on 20 December 2019
Dates for your diary
What is guided reading?
Spotty Mufti – please bring a bottle for School fair and £1 for Children in Need
Christmas Fair 11am – 2pm
Remembrance Parade – Sunday 10th November
We are very proud of our Head and Deputy pupils who will be representing Hamsey and laying a wreath at the Remembrance Day Parade in Warlingham at 11am. We look forward to seeing many of you there.
What is Guided Reading? – Tuesday 12th November
Miss Chatfield will be leading this workshop on Tuesday 12th November from 9am to 10:30am in the school hall. All are welcome and we look forward to seeing you there.
Friday 15th November
Please be reminded that next Friday is spotty mufti £1 donation to children in need and a bottle for the tombola stall.
Bottles should be brought to the dining hall before school where a member of staff will be waiting to collect them in safely. Thank you in advance for your donations.
If you are able to help, please contact the PTA via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nasal Flu Vaccinations
All the children have been offered the nasal flu spray at school on Tuesday 19 November. Please remember to complete the on-line consent form which was sent via e mail before half term. The deadline for completing the form is Friday 15th November. If you cannot find the letter please click here for a copy.
Cross Country Results
Well done to everyone who participated in the Cross Country this week at Whyteleafe. As you will see, they all did fantastically! The next race will be after Christmas (dates to be confirmed).
Year3/4 Girls Team 37 points – 2nd Place
Year 3/4 Boys Team 39 points – 3rd Place
Year 5/6 Girls Individual 7th and 10th Places
Year 5/6 Boys Team 83 points – 4th Place
These are available to buy through School Money and they cost £1. Once purchased, they will be sent home via your child. Please click here to see the front cover/overview of this booklet.
The Sun newspaper – Books for Schools
We have signed up for the Sun newspapers Books for Schools campaign. Tokens will be available for parents to collect for our school from 23rd November until 18th January. We would be grateful for your support. Please pick up a copy of The Sun, or visit their website for further information. Thank you!
Please can we remind you to name your child’s lunch box. There are a number of them that are the same! Thank you!
Consultation to admissions for Surrey Schools
Please click here for the consultation on admission arrangements for Surrey’s community and voluntary controlled schools for 2021.
The Words of the Week were
Infants - Scowl – ‘an angry or annoyed face’
Juniors - Chamber – ‘an enclosed room or area’
Riddle of the Week for pupils (last answer: a white carnation)
Where does Friday come before Thursday?
Please note, if articles are submitted late for publication, they will be published in the following weeks’ stop press