Shaping Learning For Life

Stockbridge - Primary and Pre-school


We publish a newsletter every fortnight on a Friday to keep our whole school community up to date with what’s been happening in school as well as future events.  Most weeks have a special section dedicated just to pre-school parents but the newsletter, as a whole, is for everyone.

Autumn term

Newsletter 1 – 7 Sept 2018

Welcome back!  INSET dates, Music lessons, drop off and pick up, PE kit, nut allergy, breakfast and after school clubhouse. Pre-school news:  bag of essentials, headcount, 30hr funding code, invoice, tapestry, childcare vouchers.

Newsletter 2 – 21 Sept 2018

NEW FORMAT!  What’s on for the next 2 weeks, Wales residential, GDPR, how to send monies and letters into school, FOSS events, Sporty Stockbridge, Grounds working party, school councillors, bronze ambassadors, volunteers.

Newsletter 3 – 5 Oct 2018

THRIVE in our school, Cross Country success, Parent forum, Volunteers required, Mrs Trott, Grounds working party on 13th October.

Newsletter 4 – 18 Oct 2018

Congratulations to Year R, Miss Broadhead’s news, data collection sheet, parent forum outcomes, secondary school, clubs after half term.

Newsletter 5 – 2 Nov 2018

Lest we forget – a week of WW1.  Making poppies at home, nature and outdoor learning kit, first aid for parents, #Thankyou, red box project, bonfire night safety. 

Newsletter 6 – 16 Nov 2018

Forest school, important Christmas dates, e-safety, new Year R places for 2019, photos and data collection request.

Newsletter 7 – 30 Nov 2018

Lots of information about the curriculum update, church performances, return of mathletics, our new signing in system, pre-school update and panto reminder. 

Newsletter 8 – 20 Dec 2018

Nativity and carol concert round up, diary dates, new faces in school, school uniform reminders, young voices. 

Spring term

Newsletter 9 – 11 Jan 2019

Antarctica, Parent Workshop with Lorraine Lee, music lessons, school uniform and dinners. 

Newsletter 10 – 25 Jan 2019

Antarctica, poorly people, diary dates, Elite Commando, Yr 5/6 writing and class dojo. 

Newsletter 11 – 8 Feb 2019

Real life experiences, parental engagement menu, singing supremo visit, new teachers, world book day, young voices write up, talent show warning, school bank and calpol.

Newsletter 12 – 1 Mar 2019

Amazing parent workshops, talent show, world book day, comic relief, new regular PE feature and sad goodbyes.

Newsletter 13 – 8 Mar 2019

Lots and lots going on in school next week – please make a note of the dates in the newsletter.

Newsletter 14 – 15 Mar 2019

Amazing talents on display, FOSS secret room, feedback from Super Spellers workshop, a polite reminder about holidays and time off during term time, clubs cancellations and outstanding pre-school fees.

Summer term

For reference, these newsletters are from Summer term 2018.

Newsletter 14 – 20 April 2018

Welcome back, trim trail, prepared for the sunshine? e-safety update, drop offs and pick ups, walk to school week, service families forum, parent forum, book week dressing up, dates, lunch charges and pre-school fees.

Newsletter 16 – 25 May 2018

Well done Year 6!  Farewell Mrs Penfound, Book week, next parent forum and service families forum dates, book week photographs.

Newsletter 17 – 8 June 2018

New curriculum, uniform check please, lost property, local events this weekend, scoot to school, bags and rucksacks, target cards & Mrs Millen in the school office.