Starting High School – September 2020

By Linn Hoggins | September 11, 2019

All Year 6 Parents/Carers Online applications are now open to apply for Year 6 place for September 2020, please click on the link: http://bit.ly/2kDBXLH to apply online. Deadline to apply for a High School place is Wednesday 31st October 2019

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Starting Reception Classes – September 2020

By Linn Hoggins | September 11, 2019

All Nursery Parents/Carers Online applications are now open on the North Tyneside Council website to apply for Reception place for September 2020, please click on the link: http://bit.ly/2kDBXLH to apply online. Deadline to apply for a Reception place is Wednesday 15th January 2020.

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Important Staffing Letter – Class 3M

By Linn Hoggins | September 10, 2019

Please click on the link below to view a copy of an important staffing letter for Class 3M. Thank you Staffing Letter – Class 3M – September 2019

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Out of School Club (OOSC) Christmas Opening

By Linn Hoggins | September 10, 2019

Dear Parent/Carer We are looking at which days our Out of School Club will be open for childcare this Christmas holiday. We are currently considering the possibility of opening on the following dates: Monday 23rd December Tuesday 24th December (morning only) Thursday 2nd January Friday 3rd January If you would like to use the club…

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Aldi’s Kit for Schools

By Linn Hoggins | September 10, 2019

We are collecting the Aldi’s Kit for Schools promotion stickers, spend £30 in store and get a sticker to stick on our wall chart at school. Once we have collected 300 stickers and added them to our chart we will receive a free sports kit for our school and will also be entered into their…

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Tour of Britain – Cycle Race – Monday 9th September 2019

By Linn Hoggins | September 9, 2019

Dear Parent / Carer Following some parental requests, we are very happy to allow early collection of children to attend the Tour of Britain Cycle Race later today. We expressed an interest to the Council in taking children from school, but the Council were unable to tell us before the summer holidays which ‘viewing spot’…

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Operation Encompass and Operation Encompass: The Next Steps

By Linn Hoggins | September 9, 2019

Please click on the link below to view a copy of our Operation Encompass and Operation Encompass: The Next Steps Operation Encompass Letter to Parents/Carers – September 2019  

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School Milk – Cool Milk

By Linn Hoggins | September 5, 2019

If you would like your child to have school milk you will need to register your child with Cool Milk.  You can register through their website by visiting coolmilk.com or you can speak to one of their Customer Service Team on 0844 854 2913 Monday to Friday, 8.00am – 5.00pm. All children in school receive…

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Tour of Britain Cycle Race – Monday 9th September 2019

By Linn Hoggins | September 5, 2019

Parents/Carers If you are collecting children from school on Monday 9th September 2019 please be aware of road closures near school due to the Tour of Britain Cycle Race, please click on link: http://bit.ly/2kjPdoM for more information. Thank you

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Summer Raffle – Re-draw

By Linn Hoggins | July 17, 2019

We had 2 unclaimed raffle prizes, we have asked a random child picked out 2 tickets, winners are: PINK 246 – 250 – Davantis £20.00 Voucher PINK 601 – 605 – Wine and Chocolates Please hand your winning ticket into the school office to collect your prize. Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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Last Day Information – Friday 19th July 2019

By Linn Hoggins | July 17, 2019

Whole School (including Nursery) – Non-Uniform Day & Toy Day We are having a whole school Non-Uniform Day / Toy Day on Friday 19th July 2019 (no contributions needed for this day). Children can bring an age appropriate toy to play with in school on this day, sorry no tablets or mobile phones.   We advise…

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Consent to Send Books Home

By Linn Hoggins | July 16, 2019

We would like to send your children's school work books home with them at the end of the academic year.  These books will not be returned to school.  To do this, we need your permission as your child's picture may be featured in other children's books.  In line with data protection legislation, this is classed…

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Summer Raffle – Prizes still to be claimed

By Linn Hoggins | July 15, 2019

We still have some prizes from our Summer Raffle which are still be be claimed: White 481-485 – Naomi The Flower Girl £20 gift voucher Pink 16-20 – Davanti £20 Gift Voucher Pink 111-115 –  Family entrance to Blue Reef Aquarium Blue 111-115 – Wine & Chocolates Prizes to be collected from school office by Wednesday…

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Summer Raffle – Congratulations to our lucky winners!!!

By Linn Hoggins | July 12, 2019

Here are the winners: If you have won a prize, please hand your ticket into the school office to be able to claim your prize. Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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Match Worn Signed Matt Richie, Newcastle United boots – Winner

By Linn Hoggins | July 12, 2019

The Winning Team is Luton Town – the lucky winner has claimed their prize. A big thank you to everyone who purchased a team, all monies raised will go into school fund. Thank you Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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School Office Raffle & Signed Football Boots

By Linn Hoggins | July 9, 2019

We are still selling raffle tickets £1 a strip from the school office for the amazing prizes below.  We also have some match worn football boots signed by Matt Richie from Newcastle United, £1 a team.  Get your tickets/teams before its too late.  The draw will take place on Friday 12th July 2019.    All…

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Parents/Carers of Year 2 Children

By Linn Hoggins | July 8, 2019

Dear Parents/Carers I am writing to inform you of some small changes to your child's day that will be put in place over the coming weeks.  These changes are to help prepare your child for their exciting transition into Key Stage 2. Year 2 children are going to be beginning to use the Key Stage…

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Catering Services – School Meals Price Increase from September 2019

By Linn Hoggins | July 5, 2019

Catering Services have informed us there will be a slight increase in the cost of a school meal from September 2019, the new cost will be £2.20 per day. Please click on the link: Price Increase Letter July 2019 If you think you are entitled to free school meals, please contact Catering Services on 0191 6432288.…

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Summer Fayre – School Office Raffle & Football Favourites Raffle

By Linn Hoggins | July 5, 2019

The school office staff are helping to raise money for our school by hosting a raffle at the Summer Fayre today and a football favourites raffle to win many prizes include signed match play football boots by Matt Richie who plays for Newcastle United. We will be selling tickets in the Key Stage 1 main…

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FOKE Summer Fayre – Friday 5th July 2019, 3.15pm

By Linn Hoggins | July 4, 2019

          FOKE Summer Fayre – Friday 5th July 2019 from 3.15pm   All welcome to come along and support our school   Fun Fair Rides, Games, Bouncy Castle, Raffles, Cake Stalls and much much more!!!             Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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Whole School (Nursery to Year 6) Non-Uniform Day – Friday 5th July 2019

By Linn Hoggins | July 4, 2019

We are having a whole school (Nursery to Year 6) Non Uniform Day on Friday 5th July 2019, we are asking for donations of chocolate for the Summer Fair. Thank you Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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End of Universal Free School Meals – Current Year 2 moving to Year 3 in September 2019

By Linn Hoggins | June 27, 2019

If your child is in Year 2 – moving to Year 3 in September 2019, please click on the link below: End of Universal Free School Meals Information Letter Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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(Selected children) Year 5 Goblin Kit Car STEM Project – Thursday 27th June 2019

By Linn Hoggins | June 26, 2019

If your child has been selected to attend the Year 5 Goblin Kit Car STEM project on Thursday 27th June 2019, your child will need to be at school for 8.00 am.  They will need to come wearing their KEPS boiler suit (children will come home with one).  We recommend they wear shorts/leggings and a…

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Early Years Information – What to expect, when?

By Linn Hoggins | June 26, 2019

In preparation for your child starting Reception class in September, we thought you might find this useful and interesting: Early Years Information – What to expect, when? Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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Staff News and Updates – June 2019

By Linn Hoggins | June 25, 2019

Please click on the link below to view a copy of Staff News and Updates – June 2019 Staff news and Updates Letter June 2019 Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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HALF PRICE BOOK FAIR – Community Room from 3.15pm

By Linn Hoggins | June 25, 2019

ALL BOOKS ARE HALF RRP PRICE OR LESS!! – The Book Fair is on tonight from 3.15pm in the Community Room, all welcome to come along and have a look at the selection of books for sale. The Book Fair is also open on Wednesday and Thursday from 3.15pm. Lots of bargains, don't miss out!!…

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Year 4 (Year 5 in September 2019) High Borrans Adventure Weekend 11th – 14th October 2019

By Linn Hoggins | June 25, 2019

If your child is interested in attending the High Borrans Adventure Weekend – 11th – 14th October 2019, please click on the online form below: Year 4 – High Borrans visit – October 2019 Online Form Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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Year 5 (Year 6 in September 2019) High Borrans Adventure Weekend 8th – 11th November 2019

By Linn Hoggins | June 25, 2019

If your child is interested in going to High Borrans in November 2019, please click on the link: Current Year 5 – High Borrans Adventure Weekend – 8th – 11th November 2019 Online Form Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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Year 4 St Mary’s Lighthouse visit – Friday 5th July 2019

By Linn Hoggins | June 24, 2019

On Friday 5th July 2019 Year 4 will be visiting St Mary's Island, Whitley Bay, please click on the link below and complete the online permission form for your child: Year 4 St Mary's Lighthouse visit online permission form Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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FOKE – SCHOOL FAIR HELP NEEDED – FRIDAY 5TH JULY 2019

By Linn Hoggins | June 24, 2019

FOKE – SCHOOL FAIR HELP NEEDED, FRIDAY 5th JULY 2019! Please help FOKE by helping at our Summer Fair on Friday 5th July 2019, the children always have so much fun and we raise much needed funds for projects within the school. Please let us know if you can help by calling school on 0191…

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Telephone Lines

By Linn Hoggins | June 24, 2019

Our telephone lines are back up and running. Apologies for any inconvenience. Thank you Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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Summer Fair – Friday 5th July 2019 – School Fund Raffle – Donation Request

By Linn Hoggins | June 24, 2019

Do you know anyone with their own business who would like to donate a raffle prize? The school office staff are having a Summer Raffle to help raise money for school fund, school fund helps buy items for our school throughout the year which will benefit all our children. We are looking for donations of…

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CANCELLED – JOHN SPENCE FUN RUN – MONDAY 24TH JUNE 2019

By Linn Hoggins | June 24, 2019

Years 1 to 6 – The Fun Run at John Spence Community High School has been cancelled due to the weather. Children in Years 1, 2 & 3 can remain in their PE Kits if they already have them on. Thank you Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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Out of School Club – Summer Term Planning 22nd July 2019- 30th August 2019

By Linn Hoggins | June 20, 2019

Please click on the link below to view a copy of the Out of School Club Summer Term Planning from Monday 22nd July to 30th August 2019: Out of School Club – Summer Term Planning – Mon 22nd July – Friday 30th August If you are interested in a place for your child, you will…

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Year 4 Pirate Day at John Spence High School on Friday 28th June 2019

By Linn Hoggins | June 14, 2019

Year 4 will be attending a Pirate Day at John Spence High School on Friday 28th June 2019, please click on the link below to view a copy of the online permission form: Year 4 Pirate Day at John Spence High School Online Permission Form Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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Summer Term 2 – Homework – Years 1, 2, 3 & 4

By Linn Hoggins | June 6, 2019

Please click on the links below to view Summer Term 2 Homework: Year 1 Homework – Summer Term 2 – Jack and the Beanstalk Year 2 Homework – Summer Term 2 – Habitats Year 3 Homework – Summer Term 2 – Romans II Year 4 Homework – Summer term 2 – Lighthouses Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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Out of School Club – Gateway Booking System

By Linn Hoggins | June 5, 2019

Wednesday 5th June 2019 Dear Parent/Carer As you know, we moved to the School Gateway method of booking and payments for Out of School Club (OOSC) on Monday.  We would like to thank all the parents who have started using Gateway or have already been in touch to resolve any queries. We would like to…

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Selected Year 4 Children – High Borrans June 2019 Final Arrangements

By Linn Hoggins | May 24, 2019

If your child has been selected to attend the High Borrans visit in June 2019 please click on the link below to view a final arrangements letter from Mr Henderson: High Borrans – June 2019 – Final Arrangments Source: www.kingedwardprimary.org.uk

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Advance Notice – Inset Days – Monday 2nd September 2019 & Tuesday 3rd September 2019

By Linn Hoggins | May 21, 2019

Advance Notice – Inset Days – Monday 2nd September 2019 & Tuesday 3rd September 2019 We will be having 2 Inset Days on Monday 2nd September 2019 and Tuesday 3rd September 2019 – school will be closed to all children on both days. School will reopen on Wednesday 3rd September 2019.  All children must attend…

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Catering services New Lunch Menu – Starting w/c Monday 3rd June 2019

By Linn Hoggins | May 21, 2019

Parent / Carer Information New School Menu Our new three week school menu will start after half term on Monday 3rd June 2019. We offer a wide choice of four main courses and a selection of puddings prepared everyday by your school’s catering team.  Click on the links below to view our new menus. Children…

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