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Junior - Weekly email - Friday 14th January

Dear Parents / Carers
 
Parent Governor vacancy - we currently have a vacancy for a parent governor - see the attached letter for further details.
Year 5 - On Monday 17th, Year 5 children will be going down to the environmental area to do some sketching. Please can children bring in some wellies or an old pair of trainers for Monday as it is quite muddy down there. Thank you
 

Menu change - Thursday 20th January. St Josephs have changed the menu for next Thursday (see below).

Cheese & Tomato Pizza (Allergens - GLUTEN, MILK)
Baked Potatoes with cheese & beans (Allergens - MILK)
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No changes to pudding.options.


The main menu choices have been changed on ParentMail. If you have an existing order for this day you will have received a notification from ParentMail about this change.  If you no longer require a meal for this day, please go into your account and alter your selection.
 
Dates next week
 
Monday 17th January
  • Music lessons - Guitar lessons with Mr Norton, BMT - afternoon in the Music Room
  • External club - Chess club in the Art Room from 3:30pm to 4:30pm - pick up from outside the Art Room 
  • External club - Tennis club on the Upper playground from 3:30pm to 4:30pm - pickup from Upper / Top playground

 

Tuesday 18th January
  • Year 4 PE day is on Tuesday this term - children to come to school in school PE kit
  • Music lessons - Strings lessons with Mrs Priestley, BMT - morning in the Music Room
  • Music lessons - Drum lessons with MD Drumlab - afternoon in the Music Room
  • Year 5 Small Groups - in the ATA Room from 3:35pm to 4:05pm - for invited children only - pick up from outside the ATA Room

 

Wednesday 19th January
  • Year 5 PE day is on Wednesday this term - children to come to school in school PE kit
  • Year 5 Beech class swimming lesson - details here
  • Music lessons - Piano lessons with Mrs Downie  - afternoon in the Music Room
  • Rocky Road for invited Year 4 children with Mrs Rock in the ATA Room from 3:30pm to 4:30pm - pick up from outside the ATA room

 

Thursday 20th January

  • Year 3 PE Day is on Thursday - children to come to school in school PE Kit
  • Music lessons - Woodwind lessons with Mrs Wayman, BMT today - morning in the Music Room
  • Music lessons - Cello lessons with Mrs Bagnell, BMT - lunchtime in Music Room
  • Year 5 Small Groups - in the ATA Room from 3:35pm to 4:05pm - for invited children only - pick up from outside the ATA Room
  • External club - PFO club on the School Field / Main Hall from 3:45pm to 4:45pm - pick up from outside Main Hall

 

Friday 21st January
  • Year 6 PE day is on Friday this term - children to come to school in school PE kit
  • Music lessons - Drum lessons with MD Drumlab - afternoon in the Music Room

 

Future Dates

 
Saturday 15th January 2022 - Bucks Admission Primary Portal closes for Applications today (paper applications deadline is 9am Friday 14th January)
 
Thursday 4th March - World Book Day
 
Monday 7th to Wednesday 9th March - Year 4 residential to Woodrow High House - details here
 
Thursday 10th March - Parents evening sessions 5:00pm to 8pm - timings and format TBC
 
Monday 14th March - Parents evening sessions 3:40pm to 6pm - timings and format TBC
 
Monday 16th to Friday 20th May - Year 5 Residential to Windmill Hill PGL centre - details here
 
Monday 20th to Friday 24th June - Year 6 Residential to Liddington PGL Centre - details here
 
Community Events
 
Saint James Centre event - MONDAY 24th JANUARY - AN EVENING FOR PARENTS TO HELP THEM BUILD THEIR CHILD'S EMOTIONAL WELLBEING. 7.45pm - 9.30pm at The Saint James Centre, Oxford Road, Gerrards Cross, SL9 7DJ. Rising levels of anxiety, depression and poor mental wellbeing in our children and young people, made worse by the impact of a global pandemic, are causing many parents to feel overwhelmed. Join Katharine Hill in this special evening as she unpacks the challenges and pressures facing children today, including the pressures of the digital age, and shares practical tools to help you to build resilience and care well for your children’s mental wellbeing from toddlerhood to teenage years and beyond.  Tickets £5 - Please book here or visit saintjames.org.uk/a-mind-of-their-own 

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