School Crossing Patrol Oct 21

Dear parents / carers   We would like to update you on the School Crossing Patrol that operates on the corner of Linskill and Washington Terrace.     Over the previous 12 months, School Crossing Patrol have frequently not been present due to significant and ongoing staffing absence.  We do not employ School Crossing Patrol staff…

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Update on Y5 isolation

Dear parent / carer As you will know, whenever someone tests positive for COVID we always have to contact PHE.  PHE are no longer taking calls after 8pm at night.  This is why we were unable to clarify with the usual letter last night and sent texts as guidance instead.  I have been able to speak…

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Reception and Y1 Transition

Dear Parents and Carers,    We are delighted to inform you that the children in Reception and Year One will have a transition day on Friday 9th July.    We had intended this to be a whole school event but due to bubble closures this won’t be possible for all children this Friday. We hope…

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PCR test for close contacts in Y3 and Y6

Dear parents and carers,   For children who are currently isolating in Year 3 and Year 6 due to school bubble closures   Like almost every school in North Tyneside, we currently have a number of children and staff who are unfortunately having to isolate.  If your child is currently isolating, PHE has asked for…

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Y3 and Y6 remote learning

Dear parent / carer Bubble isolation and remote learning You will have received a text explaining that there has been a positive case of COVID effecting your child’s bubble and informing you that your child needs to isolate.  The text will have told you how long your child has to isolate for.  Your child MUST…

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Y2 and Reception and Y1 OOSC remote learning

Dear parent / carer Bubble isolation and remote learning You will have received a text explaining that there has been a positive case of COVID effecting your child’s bubble and informing you that your child needs to isolate.  The text will have told you how long your child has to isolate for.  Your child MUST…

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Year 4 remote learning June 21

Dear parent / carer Bubble isolation and remote learning You will have received a text explaining that there has been a positive case of COVID in Year 4 and informing you that your child needs to isolate.  The text will have told you how long your child has to isolate for.  Your child MUST NOT…

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School meals

Dear parents and carers,   I am writing to you about school meals, as a result of some ongoing issues which we are experiencing.  A number of you have also contacted us to ask questions or to raise concerns, so I felt it was helpful to write to you all.   As a school we…

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Happy birthday Nigel!

Dear parent / carer   Our very own Nigel is one year old today!     I am the first person to admit that I was sceptical about the idea of a school dog.  Having been afraid of dogs myself since I was little, I didn’t see how a dog could fit into our school community. …

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Kitchen closed 26.05.21

Dear parent / carer Our school kitchen will be closed again tomorrow (Wednesday 26th May) due to a potential case of COVID among the kitchen staff. A packed lunch will be provided for all children eligible for Free School Meals (both universal and benefits related).  All other children must come to school with a packed…

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