Weekly News

6th December 2017

Thursday 7th December

Reception - Humph the camel R2/R4- 9.15am  

Book Fair - 3.15 to 3.45pm

Winter Concert - 6pm

Friday 8th December

RSA coffee morning - 9.00am (Year 3 singing)

Panathlon Run - Lea Valley Stadium - 9.00am to 12 noon

Christmas Lunch

Raglan versus Eversley Football match - 2.00pm

Saturday 9th December RSA Christmas Fair - 11.00am to 3.00pm
Monday 11th December

A Midwife Crisis (2AL/2EA/1ES/1ER) - 2.00pm tickets

Book Fair - 3.15 to 3.45pm

Tuesday 12th December

A Midwife Crisis (2AL/2EA/1ES/1ER) - 9.30am

Year 5 - iGospel Concert - 2.30pm - tickets

Thursday 14th December

A Midwife Crisis (2BA/2AB/1NH/1SB) - 9.30am and 2.00pm tickets

Year 4 - Bethlehem the Musical - 6.00pm tickets

Friday 15th December

Year 4 - Church visit - 9.00 to 11.00am

FA Cup Match - Girls Football Team - School Field - 2.00 to 3.00pm

 Christmas Lunch

If you have booked a Christmas lunch for your child and they are in Juniors and don’t usually have a lunch please put £2.20 in a named envelope and hand it to the office asap.

Friday is not a dress down day as such but children can wear a Christmas jumper or hat or festive colours etc. Please do not buy anything special.

Book Fair

A Book People Book Fair is coming to Raglan just in time to help you with your Christmas shopping!  Books are heavily discounted and there is something for everyone. The Book Fair will take place from 3.15pm until 3.45pm today, Thursday 7th and Monday 11th in the Infant Dining Hall. Please enter via the doors next to the field. The Book Fair will also be at the Christmas Fair on Saturday 9th from 11am until 3pm. Books make perfect Christmas gifts that last long after the tinsel has been put back in the loft. Please do your present shopping with us and help us earn new books for the school.

After School Clubs

All after school clubs will finish on Friday 15th December, apart from Gymnastics which finished last week and all music clubs (except Chamber Choir) which will finish this week.

Christmas Cuddlies

We have started selling Christmas Cuddlies again this year on behalf of the Nightingale Hospice.  They cost £2.00 each.  Children can buy them at break time from the finance office or the main office.  They can also be purchased before and after school from the main office.

Nursery Options Forms

Please remember to return the Nursery Options Forms to the office as soon as possible and no later than 20th December 2017. If you have not registered for the 30hrs before 31st December you will not be able to access the provision until April. Next drop in for help/support is Wednesday 6th at 5-6pm and then Monday 11th December after drop off 8.30-9am.

Sickness and Diarrhea

Children are not allowed back to school until 48 hours after their last bout of sickness or diarrhea.  Please ensure you keep them off to avoid passing germs around the school.

Lost Property

We have a lot of lost property in the school.  Most of the items are not named, therefore we unable to return them to the original owner.  Please ensure that all items are named, including hats, gloves etc this will help us get them back to the right children.

End of Term

Autumn term ends on Wednesday 20th December at 1.30pm for Infants and 1.40pm for Juniors.  Children return to school on Thursday 4th January 2018 at usual time.

Smiths Schoolwear

Smiths Schoolwear are having a winter sale on  Saturday 9th December  between 9am-4pm.  They have 15% off everything as long as you spend a minimum £25.00.  They will also be offering a mince pie!

RSA News

Friday, 8th December

Please donate what you can for the school fair.  

Nursery, Reception and Year 1 - Cakes (drop off in Infant Playground)

Years 2 and 3 - Sweets (give to class teacher)

Years 4 and 5 - Small toys (give to class teacher)

Year 6 - Plain Baubles (give to class teacher)

Friday, 8th December

RSA Coffee Morning and Year 3 singing

Sorting morning for the Christmas Fair while enjoying coffee and listening to Year 3 sing.

Saturday 9th December

Christmas Fair -

WE NEED A FEW MORE HELPERS FOR THE FAIR.  If you feel you could give an hour on Saturday please email us at raglanschoolassociation@gmail.com .  We will need people from 9am onwards for setting up.

Christmas Hamper Raffle Tickets

Remember to buy your raffle tickets!  The draw is happening on Tuesday, 12th December.

Save the date - Saturday, 27th January 2018

Come along for a fun family night of music and dancing.  We will be having an RSA Ceilidh (Barn Dance) to help fight those January blues..

Raglan Music News

After School Music clubs

All music clubs (except Chamber Choir) will end this Wednesday 6th December. Chamber Choir will end Wednesday 14th December and rehearsals will start January 11th January 2018.

Year 5 Gospel Concert

Year 5 will be showcasing their 10-week gospel project in an amazing Gospel concert on Tuesday 12th December at 2.30pm. click here for tickets

Gift Of Music Concert

Congratulations to the Junior Choir for their spectacular performance in the Gift of Music Concert, Friday 1st December.

Musical Dates for your diary

·      Winter Concert                                Thursday 7th December 6pm

·      Year 5 Gospel Concert                     Tuesday 12th December 2.30pm

Raglan Sports News

Keep up to date with everything PE and Sport by visiting the sport page of the Raglan website 

Raglan Sports News on Twitter

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Boots Exchange
If your child needs a pair of astroturf, moulded or studded boots, they can grab a pair for free in the Yr5/6 playground every Friday afternoon.  Thank you so much to everyone that has donated a pair already.  If you have any boots that no longer fit your children, we would be very grateful for any donations.