Events diary :: CHRIST CHURCH CofE FIRST SCHOOL & NURSERY

Events diary

AUGUST 2019

(Summer Holiday)

 

SEPTEMBER 2019

Mon 2nd and Tues 3rd Sept … Staff Inset (In-Service Training) Days – school closed to children

Weds 4th Sept … Children back to school

Weds 11th Sept … 6pm, Governing Body AGM (Annual General Meeting) 

Fri 13th Sept … Topaz Class swimming begins

Fri 13th Sept … School Council meeting for newly elected school councillors

Mon 16th Sept … After-school clubs start this week

Sun 22nd Sept … 9–9.30am, child-friendly 30-minute family service @ Christ Church Parish Church. Stories, songs, prayers, craft activities, drinks and snacks. All ages welcome.

 

OCTOBER 2019

Weds 2nd Oct ... 9am, Nursery Harvest Festival (Parents/carers invited

Fri 4th Oct … 2.15pm, Harvest Festival at Christ Church parish church on Christchurch Street West (Parents/carers invited. Please note: all children need to be collected from church at 3.15pm)

Tue 8th Oct … 9–10am, Diamond and Pearl “Phonics Breakfast” – POSTPONED (new date t.b.c.)

Mon 14th Oct … Photographer in school

Weds 16th Oct … 2.30–3.15pm, Diamond and Pearl “Open Doors Afternoon” – POSTPONED (new date t.b.c.)

Weds 16th Oct … 1.20pm, Police Sergeant Rachel Clark visits Christ Church to talk about her “365 for WHY” mile-a-day challenge to raise money for cancer counselling charity We Hear You (WHY) 

Weds 16th Oct … 4pm, Finance Committee meeting

Thurs 17th Oct … Photographer in nursery

Fri 18th Oct … Road Safety Talk for Amber and Ruby classes

Fri 18th Oct … 2–3pm, Police Sergeant Rachel Clark will be joined by school and nursery staff and children as she completes her “365 for WHY” mile for the day by running eight laps of the field

Mon 21st Oct … 6.30–8pm, Prayer Meeting for parents, staff, governors and friends of our school

Tues 22nd Oct … 9.15am, Headteacher’s Commendations Assembly

Tues 22nd Oct … 2.30pm, PTFA Get Together in the school 

Thurs 24th Oct … 2pm, Golden Time Party

Sat 26th Oct – Sun 3rd Nov … Half-Term Holiday

Sun 27th Oct … 9–9.30am, child-friendly 30-minute family service @ Christ Church Parish Church. Stories, songs, prayers, craft activities, drinks and snacks. All ages welcome.

 

NOVEMBER 2019

Mon 4th Nov … Children back to school

Weds 6th Nov … 9–10am, Diamond and Pearl “Phonics Breakfast” (new date confirmed)

Fri 8th Nov … 1.20pm, Remembrance Service at school

Mon 11th Nov ... 11am, two-minute silence to commemorate Armistice Day

Tues 12th Nov … 3.30–6pm, Parents’ Evening

Weds 13th Nov … 3.30–6pm, Parents’ Evening

Fri 15th Nov … Children in Need. Bring your 1p and 2p coins to school and wear a spotty accessory (socks, belt, hairband).

Mon 18th – Fri 22nd Nov … National Road Safety Week

Tues 19th Nov … 2–3pm, Diamond and Pearl “Open Doors Afternoon” – all Diamond and Pearl parents/carers invited to come along and see the children at work in class (new date confirmed)

Weds 20th Nov … 6.30pm, Full Governing Body meeting

Thurs 21st Nov … Fire Safety Talk for children in Amber, Ruby, Emerald and Topaz classes

Fri 22nd Nov … Just One Tree mufti (non-uniform) day. Please bring £1.

Sun 24th Nov … 9–9.30am, child-friendly 30-minute family service @ Christ Church Parish Church. Stories, songs, prayers, craft activities, drinks and snacks. All ages welcome.

Weds 27th Nov … KS2 classes visit Frome Library and Frome Museum

Fri 29th Nov … Falconry visit to Diamond and Pearl classes

Fri 29th Nov … 3–5pm, PTFA (Parents, Teachers and Friends Association) Christmas Fayre in the school hall

Fri 29th Nov … 5.45pm, “Light the Night” Lantern Parade assembles @ St John’s Church. Departs 6.15pm. Followed by Christmas light switch-on.

 

DECEMBER 2019

Mon 9th Dec … 11am & 12.45pm, Nursery Christmas production

Tues 10th Dec … 9.45am & 2pm, Amber & Ruby Christmas production: A Twinkly Tree Top Tale

Weds 11th Dec … 9.45am & 2pm, Emerald & Topaz Christmas production: A Victorian Christmas

Thurs 12th Dec … 9.45am & 2pm, Diamond & Pearl Christmas production: Christmas with the Aliens

Fri 13th Dec … Christ Church school choir carolling at Keyford Heights Nursing Home

Mon 16th Dec … Christ Church school choir carolling at Frome Nursing Home

Tues 17th Dec … Christmas lunch and party day

Weds 18th Dec … 9.15am, Headteacher’s Commendations Assembly

Weds 18th Dec … 2pm, Golden Time Party

Thurs 19th Dec … 2pm, Christingle service at school (Apologies: due to lack of space and safety considerations this event is NOT open to parents/carers.)

Thurs 19th, Fri 20th and Sat 21st ... 8pm, Flint Street Nativity performances in the school hall

Fri 20th Dec … 2pm, End-of-term Carol Service (Please join us and sing along. All parents/carers welcome!)

Sat 21st Dec – Mon 6th Jan ... Christmas Holiday and Inset Day

Tues 24th Dec … 3pm, Crib Service at Christ Church parish church. Suitable for families with young children. All ages welcome.

Tues 25th Dec … Frome’s Big Christmas Get-Together at Frome Town Football Club. A FREE Christmas lunch followed by entertainment. Places must be booked in advance. Booking forms from Frome Library, The Key Centre and via email: fromechristmas@gmail.com  

 

JANUARY 2020

Tues 7th Jan … Children back to school

Weds 8th Jan … 1.20pm, Epiphany Service at school

Tues 21st Jan … 4pm, Finance Committee meeting

Sun 26th Jan … 9–9.30am, Child-friendly 30-minute family service @ Christ Church parish church. Stories, songs and prayers, activities. All ages welcome.

Tues 28th Jan … 9–9.30am, Diamond and Pearl “Open Doors” – all Diamond and Pearl parents/carers invited to come along and hear the children retell the story of the Gingerbread Man

Fri 31st Jan … 2.30–4.30pm, Headteacher drop-in surgery for parents

 

FEBRUARY 2020

Mon 3rd Feb … 7pm, Service of Welcome for our new vicar, Revd Liz Dudley, at St Mary’s Church in Frome. The service will be led by Bishop Peter of Bath & Wells.

Tues 4th Feb ... 2pm, PTFA committee meeting (at school) 
Weds 5th Feb … 1.20pm, Candlemas Service in school

Weds 5th Feb … 6pm, Full Governing Body meeting (at school) 
Mon 10th Feb … 6.30–8pm, Prayer Meeting for parents, staff, governors and friends of our school 

Tues 11th Feb … 9.15am, Headteacher’s Commendations Assembly
Fri 14th Feb … 2pm, Golden Time Party

Sat 15th – Sun 23rd Feb ... Spring Half-Term Holiday

Weds 19th Feb … Fair Frome Activity Lunch in the school hall

Sun 23rd Feb … 9–9.30am, Child-friendly 30-minute family service @ Christ Church parish church. Stories, songs and prayers, activities. All ages welcome.

Weds 26th Feb … 1.20pm, Ash Wednesday Service in school

Fri 28th Feb … 2.30–4.30pm, Headteacher drop-in surgery for parents/carers

 

MARCH 2020

Tues 3rd Mar … Year 4 “Pilgrim Day” at Wells Cathedral

Thurs 5th Mar … World Book (Don’t forget to dress up as your favourite adjective from your favourite book! And bring a book to swap!

Mon 9th – Fri 13th Mar ... National Science Week 2020

Tues 10th Mar … 2.30–4.30pm, Headteacher drop-in surgery for parents/carers

Thurs 12th Mar … Commonwealth Day

Fri 13th Mar … Sport Relief Day

Sat 14th – Sun 15th Mar … 10am–2pm, Groundswork Days (volunteers needed)

Tues 17th Mar … 3.30–6pm, Parents’ Evening CANCELLED

Weds 18th Mar … 3.30–6pm, Parents’ Evening CANCELLED

Fri 20th Mar ... Odd Socks Day in support of Ups and Downs South West (raising awareness of Down Syndrome). Bring £1 to school.

Fri 20th Mar … 9.15am, Mother’s Day Service at school CANCELLED

Sun 22nd Mar … 9–9.30am, Child-friendly 30-minute family service @ Christ Church parish church. Stories, songs and prayers, activities. All ages welcome.

Mon 23rd Mar ... 4pm, Finance Committee meeting CANCELLED

Mon 23rd Mar … 6.30–8pm, Prayer Meeting for parents, staff, governors and friends of our school CANCELLED

Fri 27th Mar … 2.30–4.30pm, Headteacher drop-in surgery for parents/carers CANCELLED 

Mon 30th Mar ... 6pm, Full Governing Body meeting CANCELLED

Tues 31st Mar … 9.15am, Headteacher’s Commendations Assembly CANCELLED 

Tues 31st Mar … 2pm, Golden Time Party

 

APRIL 2020

Thurs 2nd Apr … 2.30–4.30pm, Headteacher drop-in surgery for parents/carers CANCELLED

Thurs 2nd Apr … 4.30pm start with eyes down at 5pm, PTFA Bingo and Bangers evening CANCELLED

Fri 3rd Apr ... 2.30pm, Easter Service @ Christ Church parish church CANCELLED

Sat 4th – Sun 19th Apr … Easter Holiday 

Mon 20th Apr ... children back to school

Thurs 23rd Apr … St George’s Day (All Rainbows, Brownies, Beavers, Cubs and St John’s Ambulance Badgers are invited to wear their uniform)

Mon 27th Apr … 6.30–8pm, Prayer Meeting for parents, staff, governors and friends of our school CANCELLED

 

MAY 2020

Mon 4th May … Inset Day (school CLOSED)

Tues 5th – Thurs 7th May … School open

Fri 8th May … V.E. Day 75th Anniversary Bank Holiday (school CLOSED)

Mon 11th May … Children back to school

Weds 13th – Fri 15th May … Year 4 Residential on Hayling Island

Sat 23rd – Sun 31st May … Summer Half-Term Holiday

 

 

 

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our Events Diary is being updated ...

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(so you can see the amazing things

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JUNE 2019 (2019-20 calendar dates)

Mon 3rd June … Children back to school

Sat 8th June ... 1–3pm, The Big Pentecost Party (at school)

Tues 11th June … 12.30–3pm, Quad Kids sports event at Selwood Academy

Thurs 13th June … 1.30–2.30pm, Starting School Session 1: information for parents/carers of children starting in Reception in Sept 2019 (children do NOT need to attend this)

Sat 15th June … 2–4.30pm, Somerset Schools Folk Dancing Festival on Cathedral Green in Wells

Thurs 20th June … 9.30–10.30am, Starting School Session 2: children starting in Reception in Sept 2019 stay and play with their parents/carers (children DO need to attend this)

Fri 21st June … Rocktopus in school all day to write songs with children

Sun 23rd June … 9–9.30am, child-friendly 30-minute family service @ Christ Church parish church. Stories, songs, prayers and activities for families with young children.

Fri 28th June ... 3.15-5.30pm. PTFA School Summer Fete

Sat 29th – Sun 30th June … 10am–4pm, Decorating Working Party at school. Please join us for an hour or two!

 

JULY 2019 (2019-20 calendar dates)

Mon 1st July … End-of-year pupil reports go home

Weds 3rd July … Transfer Day/Move-Up Day (Year 4 children in middle school all day)

Mon 8th July ... 4pm, Finance Committee meeting

Tues 9th July … Year 4 sports afternoon at middle schools 

Weds 10th July … 1.30-3.15pm, School Sports Day 

Weds 10th July … 6pm, Full Governing Body meeting

Thurs 11th July … 1.30-3.15pm, School Sports Day back-up date

Tues 16th July ... 2.30pm, Year 4 Leavers’ Assembly

Tues 16th July ... 4–6pm, Year 4 Leavers’ Party with BBQ and disco

Weds 17th July … 10.45am, Nursery Graduation 

Weds 17th July … 2.30pm, Nursery Graduation 

Thurs 18th July … 9.15am, Headteacher’s Commendations Assembly

Thurs 18th July … 2pm, Golden Time Party

Fri 19th July … 2.30pm, End-of-year Service (at school)

Sun 28th July … 9–9.30am, Child-friendly 30-minute family service @ Christ Church parish church. Stories, songs and prayers, activities. All ages welcome.

 

 

 

 

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