Year 6 trips to the cinema
As part of the national into Film Festival we have been able to get free tickets for the children in Year 6
to go to the cinema. Ash Class are going to see Bumblebee on Tuesday 12th Nov and Oak Class are
going to watch The Secret Life of Pets 2 on Thursday 21st November.
Anti-Bullying Week 11th - 15th November
Children will be taking part in Anti-Bullying week from Monday 11th November. The children in each
Year group will be focusing on a paritcular type of bullying. We are all wearing odd socks on Tuesday
12th November as part of our Anti-Bullying Week to help raise awareness.
National Childhood Measurement Programme Thursday 14th November
Children in Reception and Year 6 will have their height and weight measured as part of the national
measurement scheme. Children in Reception will also have their eyes checked on the day. Look out for
a letter explaining in more detail, how and why the checks happen.
Children in Need - Friday 15th November
This year's campaign is based around the theme 'Get Together', to show our support, we will all be
dressing up in something yellow or spotty for this year's fundraising day. A voluntary contribution of £1
is suggested, payable on the school's online payment system.
Flu Immunisation Day - Wednesday 20th November
Nurses from the local NHS service will be in school on Wednesday 20th November immunising children
at risk of the flu. Look out for a letter explaining in more detail which children can have the flu
immunisation, how it will be administered and why it is a good idea.
Hunslet Carr Community Christmas Light Swith On - Thursday 21st November
Children from the school choir will be joinging members of the community to switch on the Christmas
Lights in the Arthington Court over the road from the Arthingto Medical Centre. Look out for a flyer
with more detail and come along and sing some Christmas songs.
Take Over Day - Friday 29th November
Across the country, children are taking over! In schools, museums and libraries children are
experiencing what the world of work is really like. James and Abigail, our Head Girl and Boy, will be
taking over from Mr Lumb for the day and children on the School Council and in Year 6 will be working
in different rolses across the school.
Parents' and Carers' Meetings
This half-term we will be running Parents' and Carers' Meetings on Tuesday 26th Novermber in the
evening between 4.00 and 7.00. We will also be offering appointments on Thursday 28th November in
the afternoon between 2.00 and 4.30. We hope that spreading the appointments over two days will
allow us to see more parents and carers at a time that is more suitable to you.
KS1 will be performing their Christmas play on the mornings of Tuesday 10th and Thursday 12th
December. EYFS will be performing their play on Wednesday 11th December in the afternoon.
For exact timings and to request tickets for the shows, please look out for a letter that will be sent a
the start of December