Dear Parents, Carers and Children,
Today we marked the one year anniversary of the Grenfell Tower fire by wearing something green so as to remember those who sadly lost their lives. We keep all those affected and the whole community in our thoughts and prayers.
Our Summer Fair is drawing ever closer and there is still much preparation that needs to be done. Thank you to all our parents who attended our PTA meeting yesterday and to those who have volunteered to help out on the day. It is not too late to offer your help, however much you can offer, so please contact the school office if you are able to. We are especially in need of parents to help out at the actual event itself - setting up, manning a stall or clearing up. A big thank you too for the donations that have come in - your support is much appreciated, for those of you whop forgot to bring in Tombola bottles (wine, beer etc) please bring them in on Tuesday.
Next Friday, 22nd June, is an own clothes day. We will be collecting items for class hampers to be raffled at the Summer Fair. More details to follow soon.
Please note that Monday is an INSET Day and school is closed for children.
Have a lovely weekend!
Miss C O'Connor
DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Parents are warmly invited to attend their child's class assembly. Class assemblies are held on Thursdays at 9:00am in the top hall.
20th June - FS1 (Please note this is a Wednesday)
28th June - FS2
12th July - Year 6 Production
18th June - INSET Day - school closed for children
19th June - Year 6 Maths Challenge at St. Christina's
20th June - FS1 assembly
22nd June - Own Clothes Day - Class Hamper donations
22nd June - Out and About parent workshop 9:00-11:00
25th June - Induction Meeting for Reception and Nursery September 2018 intake - 2:00pm
27th June - Class 9 Floating Classroom
28th June - FS2 assembly
28th June - KS1 National Literacy Trust afternoon
29th June - Own Clothes Day - Cup donations
29th June - Out and About parent workshop 9:00-11:00
29th June - Class 10 Floating Classroom
30th June - PTA Summer Fair
6th July - Out and About parent workshop 9:00-11:00
12th July - Year 6 Production 2:00pm
13th July - Out and About parent workshop 9:00-11:00
13th July - School Summer Party
16th July - Year 6 Leavers Mass at 2:00pm
18th July - Year 6 Disco 5:00-7:00pm
19th July - Leavers Assembly at 9:00am
20th July - School finishes for summer holidays (1:30 finish)
Dear Lord Jesus, thank you for your love and care. Please help us to build your kingdom in our hearts and in the world - to do your work on earth with love and care for all. Amen
Class 4 and class 9 are the winners of the attendance cups this week!
The morning school bell rings at 8:55am. Please make sure your child in in the playground before then. Thank you.
St. Edward's PTA Summer Fair
Saturday 30th June
Admission £1 for adults, children free
Bouncy Castles, Face Painting, Tombola and Raffles, BBQ and Pimms, Stalls and Games
Come join us for good food, fun for the whole family and fantastic prizes!
NOTICES AND REMINDERS
Green For Grenfell
St. Edward's dressed up in green today and said prayers to mark the first year anniversary of the Grenfell Tower fire.
Class 12's Assembly
Class 12 have been having a lot of fun learning about the local area and the canal on the Floating Classroom. They shared all their newly discovered knowledge with the school and parents in a very interesting assembly. Thank you, class 12!
First Holy Communion Mass
Fr. Jeff joined us for Mass to to congratulate the children who have celebrated their First Holy Communion this year. The children looked lovely in their special outfits!
Alejandro, Lewis, Abroa, Enzo, Oskar, Ruby, Lily, Stefania, Caterina, Melanta.
We pray that you may always know the peace of Jesus, the light of His love, and the joy of His life within you.
This week the children very carefully painted and decorated ceramic vases with bright colours and beautiful designs. We are lucky to have such talented artists at St. Edward's!
St. Christina's Maths Challenge
On Monday Swithin, Mun, Noor and I went to a Maths competition a St. Christina's School. The questions were challenging and there were riddles but in the end we came second out of nine schools. By Noel
Noel, Noor, Mun and I participated in a tense Maths contest at St. Christina's School. Many year 5 students from different schools were at the event. There were several questions in the two rounds. We came second and received fraction action cards and certificates. Thank you to Mrs Wright for accompanying us. By Swithin
Shopping for books!
At St. Edward's we all enjoy reading a good book and our school library, with all it's interesting books, has become one of our favourite places! Sophia, Joshua and Mun accompanied Mrs Moon on a shopping trip to Waterstones where they picked out some more fantastic books for the whole school to enjoy. It looks like they did a brilliant job in choosing!
3BM Football Tournament
We are extremely proud of our boys who competed in the annual 3BM Football Tournament. Year 3 and 4 did so well reaching the quarter finals and our year 5 and 6 reaching the finals. A big thank you to Mr Abbas and Mr Notley who helped our teams. A very big congratulations to Tyler who was the top goal scorer of the tournament with an incredible 56 goals!
Southwell are our house cup winners this week! Well done!