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Weekly update 24/11/2023

24 Nov 2023

Weeklyupdate Friday 24th November 2023.  

Our Vision 
We believe that our children should have the aspiration and opportunity to ‘Live life in all its fullness and ‘Shine like stars in the sky’. 
New this week… 
Coming up...
Fire Service Visit
On Monday 27th November, the Fire Service are scheduled to visit school as part of our PSHE curriculum work.  We will be looking at fire safety and EYFS will have the opportunity to look at the fire engine.
Police Visit
On Friday 1st December, PCSO Heather who will be covering Clever Never Goes (Stranger Danger).  We really appreciate the opportunity to work in partnership with these services to deliver such important messages as part of this term's PSHE unit on 'Keeping Safe'.
JAM Messy Church
Our next JAM Messy Church session will take place on Monday 4th December 3:30 - 5:00pm.  Look out for more details to follow next week.
Piano Lessons
Mrs Harris is going to be offering piano lessons to Year 2 and above. These will take place on a Friday morning in school time. Lessons will need to be paid for directly to Mrs Harris. If you are interested please email her on 
Lessons will last for 20 minutes and cost £10 per week for an individual lesson or £7.50 for a pair/ group lesson. Please let Mrs Harris know which you prefer. 

Help needed! 
We are keen to further develop the wildlife area at the back of our outdoor classroom and the raised beds outside of the hall. The children have lots of exciting ideas for these, but we really need some help to develop these. 
If any parents have some time to give to help develop these, or know someone in our community who could help, we would be really grateful for their support. 
This could be by running an afterschool club alongside a staff member from school, or giving some time each week during the school day to help. 
If you are able to help, or know someone who is, please contact the school office. 
Safeguarding, Health and Wellbeing Updates… 

Safeguarding, Health and Wellbeing
Please click here or find attached information from North Yorkshire Healthy Schools about the importance of and ideas for a healthy packed lunch:
North Yorkshire Packed Lunch Guidance - Healthy Schools North Yorkshire


Resources to help children with anxiety - Anxiety UK 
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