SPRING 1 NEWSLETTER
We would like to wish everyone a very Happy New Year and hope that you all enjoyed a lovely Christmas break.
We look forward to the start of a brand new year here at Seaton Academy.
NEW NURSERY CHILDREN
We would like to give a very warm welcome to all the new children who have just started in our Pre-school. We hope that you all settle into your new classes and that you enjoy being part of our school. The photographer will be in school on Tuesday 14th January to take the new Nursery children’s individual photographs.
Parent interviews will take place for all year groups on Monday 27th, Tuesday 28th & Wednesday 29th January. Appointments will be available from 3.20pm – 4.50pm on each day. (Nursery appointments will begin at 3.10pm, once Nursery has finished). Booking sheets will be in all classrooms from Monday 21st January. Please try to make an appointment as it is important that parents/carers are informed about how their child is progressing in school.
Our Breakfast club is open every day from 7.50am onwards. The cost of this is £5.00 (payable in advance) which includes breakfast. There is no need to book, please just turn up as and when required. Entrance is at the front of the school, via the alleyway leading to Reception.
AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS
After school clubs run daily from 3.15pm to 4.15pm and cost £4.00 per session (again payable in advance). Booking is essential, please enquire at the school office.
CHINESE NEW YEAR – 2019 Year of the Rat
During the week commencing the 3rd February we will be celebrating the Chinese New Year with lots of activities. On Friday 7th February children can come into school wearing Chinese clothes or something red.
On Wednesday 12th February we will be holding a Valentine’s party in the school hall, there will be a disco, games and a hotdog and drink. Tickets cost £2.50 and will be available from the school office on Tuesday 28th January.
Times for the parties are as follows:
Nursery and Reception – 3.15pm to 4.15pm and
Year 1 and Year 2 – 4.30pm to 5.30pm.
Please keep us informed of any changes to your address, mobile telephone number, or any other contact details. We may need to contact you in an emergency and lots of our information is sent out by text so it is very important that your numbers are kept up to date.
Please find enclosed a data collection form, this contains all the details we hold for your child, could we please ask that you check everything is correct, make any amendments, sign, date and return to school as soon as possible. Thank you.
We have recently set up our own facebook page, we will post events and share information regularly, please take a look and give us a like!
Don’t forget our website (www.seatonacademy.co.uk) has lots of information and dates of events.
In light of our new facebook page we have enclosed a new consent form for completion. This new form will replace any previous forms and will be valid for the time your child attends the Academy. Please return to school as soon as possible.
Save the children Christmas Jumper day – we collected £177 thanks to all who donated.
Mrs Johnstone, who works in our Reception classes is taking early retirement at the end of this half term. She has worked at the Academy for 17 years, we would like to take this opportunity to thank her for all her hard work, dedication and to wish her every happiness for the future.
Miss Hardman who has been on maternity leave is returning part time this week to work in Key Stage 1.
END OF HALF TERM
The Academy closes for February half term on Friday 14th February at 3.15pm, and re-opens on Monday 24th February at 8.50am.