Author Archive | Sarah Elliott

Clacton 150

Clacton 150 Years Coat of Arms Competition

Clacton150 Design a Coat of Arms Competition_TDC Tendring District Council have asked schools in the district to take part in an exciting competition to design a new coat of arms celebrating Clacton’s 150 years. The winning design will be carved out of wood and displayed in a prestigious location. Using the template provided the coat […]

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Air Ambulance

‘Go Red, Go Yellow’ – Air Ambulance Fundraising Day

On Friday 13th September we will be raising money for the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance. The children will be invited to donate £1 and dress up in red and yellow clothes, matching the charity colours.  During the day, representatives from the air ambulance service are going to lead assemblies for the children outlining the vital work that they […]

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KS2 Easter Service Hymns

Please find here the words for 2019 Easter Hymns for Years 3 ,4 and 5 to learn. Year 3 – Hosanna Year 4 – Risen! Year 5 – From Heaven You Came This booklet includes the lyrics for the hymns which will be sung together. Thank you  

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Mud Run 2018

Fourteen of our Year 6 children took part in a Mud Run at Birch Hall Adventures last week. This involved running over a 2.5km cross-country course and overcoming eight obstacles en route! These varied from going through water filled tyres, crossing a muddy brook on a slippery pole and crawling under a muddy, water logged […]

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Christmas Safety Message from Essex Fire and Rescue Service

Thank you to Essex Fire and rescue Service for sending us this safety booklet which has lots of tips on how to keep safe over the Christmas period. Diane Thompson, Business Support Coordinator from the service, has also extended the following greetings to the school, parents and children: ‘On behalf of Essex County Fire and […]

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School Remembrance

Tomorrow we will be commemorating the end of WW1 with a two minute silence at 11am. Children who belong to Scouts, Guiding and Cadet groups may wear their uniform for the day. Thank you.

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Author visit on 19th October 2018

We are delighted to welcome to school the author A L Kennedy who will be talking about her two brilliant books starring Uncle Shawn and Badger Bill on Friday, 19th October. The books are two hilarious, heartwarming stories about the crazy adventures of Badger Bill, ably assisted by his best friend Uncle Shawn – not […]

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Ipswich School Open Morning

Ipswich School are holding an open morning for parents and carers of external pupils who are entering Year 7. This will be held on Saturday, 29th September 2018 from 9.30am – 12 noon. Information for the open morning can be found here. Ipswich School are also awarding scholarships and means-tested bursaries for the following: Queen’s […]

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Year 6 to Year 7 Secondary Admissions

We have been asked by Essex County Council (ECC) to inform Year 6 parents/carers of the following information as ECC are not sending letters out to Year 6 parent/carers regarding making an application for 2019 secondary school admissions. The new secondary school admission round opens on Wednesday, 12th September 2018, for the parents/carers of current […]

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Year 6 – Dinner Money

Message for Year 6 parents / carers. Please could all outstanding dinner money, and payments for dinners for next week, be paid asap. Next Friday’s dinner for Year 6 will be free as it is their end of school BBQ which is kindly donated by the PTA. Any left over dinner money will be transferred […]

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