Posts Categorized: Friday Bulletin

Friday Bulletin & Diary Dates – 13th July 2018

13 July 2018.

Dear Parents and Carers, Thank you for coming to our Sports Day at Joseph Swan Academy today. Huge thanks to the PE department for organising such a special day for us. It’s hard to believe next week is the last week of term. School finishes for all children next Thursday, but before then, we have… Read more »

Friday Bulletin & Diary Dates – 6th July 2018

6 July 2018.

Dear Parents and Carers, Next Friday is our Sports Day at Joseph Swan Academy. Children in Year 3, Year 4, Year 5 and Year 6 will take part in a variety of activities on Friday morning between approximately 9.30 am and 11.30 am, they will then return to school and have lunch as normal. Our… Read more »

Friday Bulletin & Diary Dates – 29th June 2018

29 June 2018.

Dear Parents and Carers, I am looking forward to welcoming you to our Transition Day tomorrow. School will be open from 10 o’clock to midday so that you can meet your child’s new teacher, experience what it’s like in their new classroom setting, and find out about the curriculum for the year ahead. Teachers will… Read more »

Friday Bulletin & Diary Dates – 22nd June 2018

22 June 2018.

Dear Parents and Carers, We had a wonderful time with Year 6 in Wales last week. The weather was glorious and, as I’m sure you have seen from the photographs, the children had a fantastic time. The activities ranged from trips to the beach, to climbing the walls of Caernarfon Castle on Anglesey and exploring… Read more »

Friday Bulletin & Diary Dates – 15th June 2018

15 June 2018.

Dear Parents and Carers, I am writing the Friday Bulletin this week as Mrs Whistler has been in Wales with our Year 6 children. I’m sure you will hear all about it in next week’s bulletin. Last week, we hosted our first ever ‘World of Work’ week at Kells Lane: it was a great success…. Read more »

Friday Bulletin & Diary Dates – 8th June 2018

8 June 2018.

Dear Parents and Carers, I am writing this bulletin to urge you to think carefully about your child’s access to social media. Although the age restriction for social media accounts is usually 13, we find ourselves dealing with an increasing number of issues regarding social media such as Instagram. Children do not have access to… Read more »

Friday Bulletin – 25th May 2018

25 May 2018.

Dear Parents and Carers, As work on the first phase of our playground project draws to an end this week, it seems like a good time to reflect upon all the developments in school this year and get ready for an action-packed half term in June and July. We continue to move forward in developing… Read more »

Friday Bulletin – 18th May 2018

18 May 2018.

Dear Parents and Carers, It’s been a very busy week at Kells Lane. Our Year 6 children have worked incredibly hard and sustained the most amazing concentration and resilience during their SATs this week. We couldn’t have asked for more from our children; we are extremely proud of them. I would like to take this… Read more »

Friday Bulletin – 11th May 2018

11 May 2018.

Dear Parents and Carers, Mental health problems affect about 1 in 10 children and young people. They include depression, anxiety and conduct disorder, and are often a direct response to what is happening in their lives. The emotional wellbeing of children is just as important as their physical health. Good mental health allows children and… Read more »

Friday Bulletin – 4th May 2018

4 May 2018.

Dear Parents and Carers, New research published this week has revealed that 1 in 4 young people have been contacted over social media by an adult they don’t know. Alarmingly, a third of these children are under 13 years old. You may have seen some information released from the NSPCC this week about the game… Read more »