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Diary Dates Spring Term 2 2024

Please find below a list of all our diary dates for this half term.

Further details about events will be shared via Parentmail and/or letters nearer each event.

 Please check our website for a weekly update. 

We could also add other events and activities to the diary throughout the term. 

  

SCHOOL REOPENS ON MONDAY 8th APRIL

Monday 8th April to Thursday 18th April

Y5 Bikeability sessions (see additional letter for further details)

Monday 8th April

End of Spring Term Data to be sent home

Thursday 11th April – 2pm to 8pm

Parents Evening for Reception to Year 5 (see Parentmail for details)

Monday 22nd April

FOBS Bag2School – bring old clothes etc to school for collection (see information previously sent)

Thursday 25th April

-      3:15pm to 4:30pm

-      3:15pm to 4:45pm

-      5:00pm to 6:45pm

Discos

Reception disco in KS1 hall

Y1 and Y2 disco in KS2 hall

Y3 and Y4 in disco in KS1 hall & Y5 and Y6 disco in KS2 hall

Monday 29th April

Sam’s Safari workshops for the children in Reception

Monday 29th April – 7:30pm

FOBS meeting via Zoom – all welcome (link to be sent via Parentmail)

MONDAY 6th MAY – SCHOOL CLOSED (BANK HOLIDAY)

Week beginning Tuesday 7th May

Mental Health Awareness Week

Week Beginning 13th May

KS2 SATS assessment week (further details to follow)

Monday 13th May

-      6pm

-      7pm

-      7:30pm

Governors Committee Meetings

Resources Committee

Full Governors Meeting

Children, Families and Communities Committee

Wednesday 15th May - am

Miss Chipchase and Eco Council to do some planting in Jasper’s Garden

Friday 17th May - am

Miss Chipchase and Eco Council to do some planting in Jasper’s Garden

Monday 20th May – 6pm

Governors Standards and Effectiveness Committee Meeting

Tuesday 21st May

Year 5 School Trip to Chester Zoo (further details to follow)

Wednesday 22nd May

Civil War Society to talk to Year 6

Thursday 23rd May - pm

Fire Brigade to run a fire safety workshop for Year 5 and Year 6

Friday 24th May – all day

FOBs Break the Rules Day (further details nearer the time)

SCHOOL CLOSES FOR HOLIDAYS ON FRIDAY 24th MAY AND REOPENS ON TUESDAY 4th JUNE

Monday 3rd June

INSET day (4 of 5). School Closed for the children.

Wednesday 5th June - pm

Year 6 Charity Event (details to follow)

Week beginning 10th June

Year 4 multiplication check period (see letter for further details)

Week beginning 10th June

Year 1 phonics screening week (see letter for further details)

Year 2 phonics screening week for selected children (see letter for further details)

Monday 10th June & Tuesday 11th June

Pedestrian Training – Year 3

Wednesday 12th June & Thursday 13th June

Pedestrian Training – Year 5

Friday 14th June

FOBs Father’s Day shop in school (details to follow)

Week beginning 17th June

Assessment week for Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5

Tuesday 18th June

Choir to attend Kirklees Music Festival (further details to follow)

Wednesday 19th June – 7pm

New Reception Parents Meeting (for parents of children who are starting Reception in September 2023)

Friday 21st June

World Music Day (themed day in school)

Monday 24th June

10:00am and 1:30pm

Teddy Bears Picnic for New Reception children

Dragonfly Class 10am

Butterfly Class 1:30pm

Tuesday 25th June – 7pm

Full Governors Meeting

Thursday 27th June-

Hawk (am), Eagle (pm)

Year 6 First Aid Lesson delivered by external company

Saturday 29th June - am

Selected children to be involved in BVA Summer Fair and parade (further details to follow)

Tuesday 2nd July

Transition Day (children to move to their new class and meet their new teacher)

New Nursery and Reception children to visit school

Wednesday 3rd July

Year 3 school trip to Go Ape (details to follow)

Thursday 4th July

9am

9:15am

1:15pm

2:00pm

Sports Day (parents invited to watch)

Nursery

Key Stage Two

Key Stage One

Reception

Wednesday 10th July – 2pm to 6:30pm

Nursery Parents Evening

Wednesday 10th July – 6pm

Governors Standards and Effectiveness Committee meeting

Friday 12th July – all day and evening

Year 6 leavers event (details to follow)

Friday 12th July

School reports to be brought home

Week beginning 15th July 

Monday 15th at 2:45pm

Tuesday 16th at 2:45pm

Wednesday 17th 2:45pm

New Class parent’s information meetings (20 / 25 mins)

Year 5 / Year 6

Year 3 / Year 4

Year 1 / Year 2

Tuesday 16th July – 1:15pm & 7pm

Year 6 end of year production (letter with further details to be sent nearer the time)

Wednesday 17th July

                                       -9:30am

             -10:20am

             -11:15am

End of Year Services at St Paul’s Church

Rec, Year 1 and Year 2

Year 3, Year 4, Year 6

Year 6

Wednesday 17th July

Nursery end of year treat (details to follow)

Friday 19th July – 1:05pm

End of Year Assembly (children only)

SCHOOL CLOSES FOR HOLIDAYS ON FRIDAY 19th JULY

(MONDAY 21st JULY  - INSET DAYS)

SCHOOL REOPENS ON MONDAY 8th APRIL

Monday 8th April to Thursday 18th April

Y5 Bikeability sessions (see additional letter for further details)

Monday 8th April

End of Spring Term Data to be sent home

Thursday 11th April – 2pm to 8pm

Parents Evening for Reception to Year 5 (see Parentmail for details)

Monday 22nd April

FOBS Bag2School – bring old clothes etc to school for collection (see information previously sent)

Thursday 25th April

-      3:15pm to 4:30pm

-      3:15pm to 4:45pm

-      5:00pm to 6:45pm

Discos

Reception disco in KS1 hall

Y1 and Y2 disco in KS2 hall

Y3 and Y4 in disco in KS1 hall & Y5 and Y6 disco in KS2 hall

Monday 29th April

Sam’s Safari workshops for the children in Reception

Monday 29th April – 7:30pm

FOBS meeting via Zoom – all welcome (link to be sent via Parentmail)

MONDAY 6th MAY – SCHOOL CLOSED (BANK HOLIDAY)

Week beginning Tuesday 7th May

Mental Health Awareness Week

Week Beginning 13th May

KS2 SATS assessment week (further details to follow)

Monday 13th May

-      6pm

-      7pm

-      7:30pm

Governors Committee Meetings

Resources Committee

Full Governors Meeting

Children, Families and Communities Committee

Wednesday 15th May - am

Miss Chipchase and Eco Council to do some planting in Jasper’s Garden

Friday 17th May - am

Miss Chipchase and Eco Council to do some planting in Jasper’s Garden

Monday 20th May – 6pm

Governors Standards and Effectiveness Committee Meeting

Tuesday 21st May

Year 5 School Trip to Chester Zoo (further details to follow)

Wednesday 22nd May

Civil War Society to talk to Year 6

Thursday 23rd May - pm

Fire Brigade to run a fire safety workshop for Year 5 and Year 6

Friday 24th May – all day

FOBs Break the Rules Day (further details nearer the time)

SCHOOL CLOSES FOR HOLIDAYS ON FRIDAY 24th MAY AND REOPENS ON TUESDAY 4th JUNE

Monday 3rd June

INSET day (4 of 5). School Closed for the children.

Wednesday 5th June - pm

Year 6 Charity Event (details to follow)

Week beginning 10th June

Year 4 multiplication check period (see letter for further details)

Week beginning 10th June

Year 1 phonics screening week (see letter for further details)

Year 2 phonics screening week for selected children (see letter for further details)

Monday 10th June & Tuesday 11th June

Pedestrian Training – Year 3

Wednesday 12th June & Thursday 13th June

Pedestrian Training – Year 5

Friday 14th June

FOBs Father’s Day shop in school (details to follow)

Week beginning 17th June

Assessment week for Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5

Tuesday 18th June

Choir to attend Kirklees Music Festival (further details to follow)

Wednesday 19th June – 7pm

New Reception Parents Meeting (for parents of children who are starting Reception in September 2023)

Friday 21st June

World Music Day (themed day in school)

Monday 24th June

10:00am and 1:30pm

Teddy Bears Picnic for New Reception children

Dragonfly Class 10am

Butterfly Class 1:30pm

Tuesday 25th June – 7pm

Full Governors Meeting

Thursday 27th June-

Hawk (am), Eagle (pm)

Year 6 First Aid Lesson delivered by external company

Saturday 29th June - am

Selected children to be involved in BVA Summer Fair and parade (further details to follow)

Tuesday 2nd July

Transition Day (children to move to their new class and meet their new teacher)

New Nursery and Reception children to visit school

Wednesday 3rd July

Year 3 school trip to Go Ape (details to follow)

Thursday 4th July

9am

9:15am

1:15pm

2:00pm

Sports Day (parents invited to watch)

Nursery

Key Stage Two

Key Stage One

Reception

Wednesday 10th July – 2pm to 6:30pm

Nursery Parents Evening

Wednesday 10th July – 6pm

Governors Standards and Effectiveness Committee meeting

Friday 12th July – all day and evening

Year 6 leavers event (details to follow)

Friday 12th July

School reports to be brought home

Week beginning 15th July 

Monday 15th at 2:45pm

Tuesday 16th at 2:45pm

Wednesday 17th 2:45pm

New Class parent’s information meetings (20 / 25 mins)

Year 5 / Year 6

Year 3 / Year 4

Year 1 / Year 2

Tuesday 16th July – 1:15pm & 7pm

Year 6 end of year production (letter with further details to be sent nearer the time)

Wednesday 17th July

                                       -9:30am

             -10:20am

             -11:15am

End of Year Services at St Paul’s Church

Rec, Year 1 and Year 2

Year 3, Year 4, Year 6

Year 6

Wednesday 17th July

Nursery end of year treat (details to follow)

Friday 19th July – 1:05pm

End of Year Assembly (children only)

SCHOOL CLOSES FOR HOLIDAYS ON FRIDAY 19th JULY

(MONDAY 21st JULY  - INSET DAYS)

 

N.B Please note that Y6 SATS week is week beginning 13th May 2024. Year 1 phonics screening and Year 4 multiplication-tables check will take place week beginning 10th June 2024. Assessments for Y2, Y3, Y4, Y5 will take place week beginning 17th June 2024.  Children need to be in school during these weeks. Any holidays taken during these times will be unauthorised and a fine will be issued.