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School News Friday 15th September 2017

COLLECTIVE WORSHIP

Next week Class 9 and Class 2 will lead us in Collective Worship as we explore the life of St Bridgit.

DROP-IN

Please call in on Mon 18th Sept 3-4pm to speak to your child’s teacher – no appointment necessary.

PHONICS FOR PARENTS (CLASSES 1, 2 AND 3)

Please join us on Tuesday 19th Sep at 3.15pm for a parents’ phonics workshop where your child’s teacher will share information, ideas and games which will help your child develop as a reader.

RUGBY

We welcome our rugby coach from the Burnley Sports Partnership into school starting next week.  He will work with Yr 6.

UP AND ACTIVE

Again through the Burnley Sports Partnership, beginning next week Yr 6 will begin a programme of work ‘Up and Active’ to encourage healthier lifestyles.

COUNCIL MEETING

Our School Council meet for the first time this year on Thurs 21st Sept, 1.15pm.  We look forward to hearing all their ideas on how to make St John’s even better.

CLASS 1 ASSEMBLY

Mrs Wilkinson and her class will present their assembly on Friday 22nd Sept at 10am.  Family and friends are very welcome to attend and then join us for tea/coffee afterwards.

BOOKS HOME YR 3 & 4

If your child is Class 4, 5, 6 or 7, they are bringing their books home next Friday to share with you.  Please make sure they are returned to school the following Monday.  We hope you enjoy seeing their work so far.

DINNER MONEY

Please note that from September, our office will only be able to accept payment for school dinners on Mondays.  Please make arrangements for dinner money to be paid promptly each Monday for the coming week.  The cost of school dinners will remain at £2.10 per day for the school year 2017-18.

CLASS WRITER AND TROPHY WINNERS

Trophy winners: Class 1 All the class!; Class 2 All the class!; Class 3 Keizo Olivas; Class 4 Amelia Mansworth; Class 5 Leland Pounder; Class 6 Harry Sims; Class 7 All the class!; Class 8 Samantha Bernabe; Class 9 Alessandra Dimalaluan . Writers of the Week: Class 1 Aaliyah Hyatt; Class 2 Freddie Pearson; Class 3 Taylor Williams; Class 4 Daniel Elliott; Class 5 Danni Garcia; Class 6 Erin Lampitco; Class 7 Kayleen Imperial; Class 8 Kaytie Dutton; Class 9 Hassan Akbar.

Paige Macleod won the Headteacher’s Award and Sofia Alviz was our Healthy Eater of the Week.  Freddie Pearson and Hassan Akbar were our Writers of the Week.  Class 9 won the Attendance Award and Classes 3 and 9 won the Golden Boot for having the most walkers.