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 MAY DAY 2020

Please note that the May Day holiday for 2020 has been changed from Monday 4th May to Friday 8th May 2020 to coincide with the 75th anniversary of VE Day.

 

MENU CHANGE

Unfortunately the Thai Green Curry on the Week 3 school dinner menu did not go down well with the children and the cook, Mrs Jenkins, has decided to substitute it with Chicken Tikka Masala for the next few months.  Please note this menu change for NEXT MONDAY.

 

NEW PLANTERS

You may have noticed some new planters inside the main entrance of the school.  They have been made, personalised and donated by Mr Allan Jones, the father of David, one of our Y6 pupils.  He also gave us the soil and plants to fill them and has made and donated many of the benches around the school.

 

We are very grateful for his generosity and look forward to seeing the plants in place next week!

 

WE ARE MAKATON FRIENDLY!

We are very proud to let everyone know that Sully Primary School has been recognised as a Makaton Friendly organisation once again. This status is awarded to organisations who do their best to ensure that people who use Makaton feel welcome.

 

Makaton is a language programme using signs and symbols to help people communicate; it’s also proven to develop speech, language and communication skills.  Using signs and symbols, people can tell what others want, make choices and join in. This award recognises that the pupils of Sully Primary do their best to make sure everyone is included and can communicate not only in school, but as members of the community.

 

Thanks to Mrs Fortunka for her hard work towards this recognition.  If you want to learn along with the children, please see the weekly Sign of the Week on Twitter or contact the school for more information.

 

MUSIC AUDITIONS

Please find attached audition information for CCVG Ensembles.

 

CARDIFF BARRAGE TRANSPORT LINK

The school has been requested by the Vale of Glamorgan Council to share the information that can be found on the link below:

 

https://www.valeofglamorgan.gov.uk/en/our_council/press_and_communications/latest_news/2019/June/PenarthCardiff-Barrage-Sustainable-Transport-Corridor-Study.aspx

 

The public drop in session that is taking place will give you the opportunity to comment on options that have been suggested to improve sustainable transport between Penarth and Cardiff barrage. Input from residents, including children, is encouraged so that any option(s) taken forward is well informed.

 

ATTENDANCE FOR THE WEEK

Our whole-school attendance figure for this week is only 94.9%, which is below our school target of 96.4%.

 

Individual class figures were as follows:

DG 87.3%

SH 95.2%

AB/SR 99.3%

CH 96.0%

DJ 98.0%

 

HB 90.4%

LS/AM 97.9%

CP 98.0%

CDW 96.0%

JBz 90.0%

MP 96.0%

KM 98.4%

CMM 90.4%

 

So we have new winners in the Foundation Phase this week- Mrs Best and Mrs Reynold’s Y1 class were out in front! Miss Martin’s Y6 class came out top of KS2 by a whisker – congratulations to them.  Both classes will have extra play next week and another sticker on the graph…..

 

PTA NEWS

ECO-FRIENDLY FAYRE

This year’s Summer Fayre will be eco-friendly!  More details will follow, but please read the attached posters from the school’s Eco Council for some initial information.

 

SPONSORED BOUNCE

Please can you send in any outstanding sponsor money, we are a little behind last year’s total so keen to get all the monies in!

 

CLOTHES WEIGH-IN

Next week your child will bring home a letter and a bag to send in unwanted clothes, all the details will be on the letter

PLEASE DO NOT send the bag back to school BEFORE THURSDAY 27th JUNE as we do not have the space to store them.

 

SUMMER FAYRE & CIRCUS

Circus tickets are selling fast, two of the shows are almost SOLD OUT!

Last remaining tickets can be bought online at: www.pta-events.co.uk/sullyschool/

 

SOME DATES TO REMEMBER

Week commencing 24/6 please bring in all bric-a-brac

24/6 The New JOLLY BAGS will be coming home, to be returned week commencing 1/7. There is going to be a competition for the best class JOLLY BAG, and an individual winner from the whole school – the prize will be a family ticket to the circus!

4th July Non-Uniform day, in return for bringing a bottle to school for the Bottle Stall

5th July Cake donations please

We will be sending out a letter with all these key dates and more information next week….

Thank you for your continued support for the PTA and the School.

 

www.pta-events.co.uk/sullyschool/

 

 

SCHOOL DATES FOR THE WEEK COMMENCING 17/06/2019

20/06/19 – Nursery Sports Day, details on Nursery Newsletter

20/06/19 – Y3 trip to Caerleon, details on ParentPay

 

ADVANCE DATES

We will endeavour to give you as much notice as possible for all events, but please be aware that these dates could change nearer the time. * denotes an event added this week.

 

21/06/19 – Y6 Transition Day at Stanwell, details on ParentPay

27/06/19 – Y5 and Y6 to Stanwell to ‘Little Mermaid’, details on ParentPay

27/06/19 – Musical Extravaganza 6pm, details to follow

*05/07/19 – Y3 Roman Day, details sent via ParentPay

19/07/19 – Last day of summer term for pupils

 

03/09/19 – Tuesday. First day of autumn term for pupils

*08/05/20 – Friday, May Day Holiday

 

 

DETAILS OF ALL TRIPS WILL BE SENT VIA PARENTPAY