Dear parent / carer   Following the annual review of school uniform prices, Governors of the Staffing and Finance Committee have agreed some changes to our uniform prices.  These changes will come into effect for any uniform purchased on or after April 1st 2021.    The change in uniform prices directly reflect the costs we…

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Dear Parents / Carers, As we prepare to welcome your child back on Monday 8th March, we understand that this is once again another change for you and your child. The past year has been very different from any other time we’ve known. For everyone, there has been a lot of change and we are…

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Dear parent / carer   As you may have heard in the media, access to testing is being introduced for households and support/childcare bubbles containing primary and secondary school age children.  Testing was made available as of March 1st 2021.    This is optional testing being rolled out by the Government.  We are sharing this…

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Dear parent / carer   Following the annual review of Out of School Club fees, Governors of the Staffing and Finance Committee have agreed to freeze the majority of fees for this financial year.  We are pleased to share that our OOSC rates continue to be incredibly competitive with other local providers.    The only…

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Dear parent/carer    Myself and the Governors of the Staffing and Finance committee feel that it is important that parents have some context of OOSC’s current financial position.     As many of you are probably already aware, our OOSC is a separate organisation within school with its own discrete budget.  Much like a private business,…

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Dear parent / carer   It may be a lockdown but we are very much looking forward to celebrating World Book Day on Thursday 4th March as part of our annual Book Week in school.   As usual we are planning to spend lots of time in book-related activities with your children, and although the…

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The Staffing and Finance Committee held a virtual meeting on Friday 12th February. The committee continues to meet half termly to discuss matters associated with Staffing and Finance. Due to current restrictions the committee meets virtually and will continue to do so for the foreseeable future.   One of the key recurring issues for discussion…

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