Summer Term Diary Dates
Wednesday 20 April to Friday 27 May (Inset training day 19 April & Bank Holiday 2 May)
Half Term 31 May- 3 June
Monday 6 June to Thursday 21 July
Extra Curricula Activities
Planet Soccer - Fridays 12 sessions £48 www.planetsocceruk.com/programmes
If you participated last term, I’ll assume you wish to continue unless you tell me otherwise. We have a few places left for April so if you’d like to try a session before you commit for the term, one session will cost £4.
Forest School - Every Wednesday & Thursday, Acorns Class only
Our preschool children will all have Forest School sessions, led by Mrs Larner, a qualified Forest School leader.
PE / Music & Movement / Drama.
We are fortunate to be timetabled into the school hall on Tuesdays, and all children, in small groups will participate in PE / Music & Movement / Drama.
Children’s Yoga & Mindfulness
We’re delighted that Mrs Dighton and Mrs Ross will be offering Children’s Yoga & Mindfulness in the school hall on Tuesdays after our normal PE session. During the warmer weather Acorns will be offering Yoga outdoors on paddock field instead of in hall.
Le Club Français Acorn (The Acorn French Club)
This is for Acorns preschool class only. Mrs Sandell will provide more information in her monthly Newsletter. This session is part of Acorns day.
Queens Platinum Jubilee Party Friday 27th May More information to follow
Summer Photographs Wednesday 8th June We will be outside for all the photos Individual, sibling and Leaver’s Group photo
9.00 Siblings of all WEDNESDAY children(Acorns/Catkins/Squirrels), please be prepared to have a short wait.
9.45 For all Catkins & Squirrels If you’re not in on Wednesday please come along at 10.15 for their individual & sibling photos.
11.00 For all Acorns children If you’re not in on Wednesday please come along at 11.15 for their individual, group and sibling photos. We really want ALL Acorns in for their Leaver’s group photo.
Saturday Drop-in (For working mums and dads who aren’t able to come along to a Stay & Play during the week) Saturday 18 June 10.00 to 11.30. We hope to see lots of dads at this event to celebrate Father’s day.
The children really do enjoy “Daddy” (and Mummy of course) coming into their nursery, we only offer this once a term so do try and pop along. Please let Mrs.Sandell, or Mrs Hastie, know if you’d like to attend. This is an outside event.
Stay & Play Sessions for all parents/carers:
You are invited into nursery (Acorns, Catkins & Squirrels), for a ‘Stay & Play’ session (for an hour) with your child. If you’d like to, of course, it’s not compulsory! Please speak to Mrs Sandell or Mrs Hastie to arrange a date, as not all days are convenient. The Stay & Play session will be outside.
Sports Day- Wednesday 22nd June (in case of rain 28/6) ONLY 2 ADULTS PER CHILD, YOUNGER SIBLINGS WELCOME
ACORNS - 9.05 to 10.30 ONLY 2 ADULTS PER CHILD
All pre-school children take part, as do mums, dads/grandparents.
Normal nursery resumes, for Acorns class, at the end of sports. Further details will follow closer to the event
CATKINS & SQUIRRELS 10.45 to 12.00ish ONLY 2 ADULTS PER CHILD
All Catkins and Squirrels take part, as do mums, dads/grandparents. Please take your child home at the end of sports, unless they are staying for the 5/6-hour session, 5/6-hour children will need a packed lunch as normal.
Further details will follow closer to the event, but keep the date free.
Everyone is invited to join us on our annual summer outing, so please keep the date free. £9, which is hugely discounted farm admission, for adults and children, this includes most of the attractions. Under 2 years are free. We have decided not to book a coach for this year’s trip, if enough of you need transport, we’ll look into booking a mini bus There is no normal nursery on this day. Further details to follow, but keep the date free. www.bockettsfarm.co.uk
End of year Lunches- Thursday 21st July for all children We hope the children will join us on the last day of term, to celebrate the end of the school year, and the start of the summer holidays. We’ll provide the food and drinks. Normal drop-off times for Friday children. If your child isn’t in on the last day of term, we’d love them to join us for lunch, please bring them along at:
11.45 to 12.45 for Catkins/Squirrels Term finishes at 12.45 for ALL Catkins/Squirrels
11.30 to 13.00 for Acorns. Term finishes at 13.00 for ALL Acorn children