We would love to see as many parents as possible at our parenting discussions which are running for the next three Thursdays – 28th February, 7th March, 14th March. Join us upstairs from 9am for tea, coffee and cake before the informal workshop/discussion. All welcome!
At the end of March we will be welcoming two local artists from ‘Art Space’ in Cinderford who will be working with all classes on various art projects. You will be able to view their work at the Yorkley Village Hall in April. Look out for further details.
Well done to the six children – Sophie, Chloe, William, Sian, Fiona and Hannah- who entered the Rotary Art Competition in January. Huge congratulations to Chloe Burke (Y6) who was awarded first prize for her mixed media picture entitled ‘Living and Working in the Forest
Safer Internet Day aims to create both a safer and better internet. Last week, PCSO Jenkins and Thompson spoke to all our classes about staying safe online. Parents and carers play a crucial role in empowering and supporting children to use technology responsibly, respectfully, critic
Please encourage children to learn the spellings which were sent out recently – our Spelling Bee Challenge is on! During English Week (March 4th to March 8th) children will be tested on these spellings.
Keep an eye open for our new bird boxes, made by the children, which will be going up in the school grounds soon – Nags Head Nature reserve has inspired some of our children to study birds which can be seen in our local area. Thanks to Mrs Phillips and school governor Alan Cast
New online Maths game: We have launched a new Maths game ‘TT Rock Stars’, which is a fun and challenging programme designed to help children master times tables! All children, in Years 2-6, have their own accounts and have been given their individual login details this week. Children
A Letter from Mark Harper MP We were delighted to receive a letter from our Member of Parliament, Mark Harper, recently. He wrote to congratulate staff and pupils for continuing high standards in Reading, Writing and Maths in Key Stage 2 here at Yorkley. Click on the link to read the