Shaping Learning For Life

Stockbridge - Primary and Pre-school


Autumn term

Getting ready for September 2020 A newsletter sent home to parents on Tuesday 1st September to help prepare for the coming term and new COVID-19 changes.

New Year R in September – last letter before joining Sent to new Year R parents on Fri 28th August with up to date information about joining in September.

Newsletter 1 11.09.20 New faces, guitar lessons, reading book returns, INSET dates for this year, Breakfast club booking, homework & school council, open days for new Year R & Year 6 places, allergies update, traffic & safety, parent info sessions, parent governor vacancy.

Newsletter 2 16.09.20 Coming Up!, Covid Updates, Google Classroom, Breakfast Club, Children’s Learning, Music in School.

Pre-School Post 1 – 18.09.20  Welcome back, new manager, letter, phonecalls & general admin, Yr R in Sept 2021, covid update.

Newsletter 3 25.09.20   Lunch charges, Favourite books, Celebration Assembly, School Councillors, Parents evening, Homework.

Pre-School Post 2 – 24.09.20 Parents catch up, all about me, individual photos.

Newsletter 4 02.10.20 Deadly 60, Anceint Greeks,  Year 5 & 6 Parents, walk to school week, sponsored run, white hart pub.

Pre-School Post 3 02.10.20

We love the rain, walk to school week, white hart pub parking, sponsored run

Newsletter 5  11.10.20 The week that was!

Newsletter 6 16.10.20  Unusual times,  staff returning, photos, flu immunisation, open evening, preschool places, residentials, marathon plans.

Newsletter 7 23.10.20 January plans, Flu immunisations, photos, marathon runners, shoeboxes,  year 6

Pre-School Post 4 06.11.20   Welcome back, safeguarding, wrap up warm, tapestry

Newsletter 8 06.11.20     Lockdown!, marathon money, music in school, homework, parents evening, times table rock stars, remembrance day, winter PE kit, cross country, clubhouse, photos, open day, congratulations!

Newsletter 9 13.11.20     Safeguarding, new parent governor, books, music, parents evenings, sponsored run, clothing, cross country, wrap up, e-safety, covid rules and lockdown, thankyou!

Pre-School Post 20.11.20       Rainbow rules, arrival, toys, nursery rhymes, tapestry, Christmas dates, FOSS events, consumables bills & hours for next term, covid status

Newsletter 10 20.11.20       Coming up, Christmas dates, the curriculum in real life, music in school, cross country results, FOSS events, covid status, has your situation changed, nativity

Newsletter 11 27.11.20        A week of planning and preparing, coming up, music in school, PE in school, tier 2 – what does it mean? Reading update, yrs 1-3 dress up clothes

FOSS Newsletter 27.11.20  What is FOSS, AGM, new email address, email sign up, class reps, fundraising, future ideas

Newsletter 12 04.12.20      Victorians! Coming up, PE in school, YR5 changes, Xmas cards, school film, nativity, FOSS meeting, dressing for cold weather

Pre-School Post 04.12.20     Tapestry, xmas dates, dressing for cold weather, nativity, 30hr codes

School Newsletter 13 11.12.20    Coming up, school film, nativity, PTA, party info, being proud, outstanding monies, reading and times tables

School Newsletter 14   18.12.20   End of term and end of 2020 round up.  Dates for January return.

Pre-School Post 18.12.20    New start times for January, school bags and crafts home, admissions for School in Sept 2021

Newsletter 15  30.12.2020  Update for return in January

Spring term

Newsletter 16 08.01.2021     Coming Up!, releasing work on Google Classroom,  what’s it like in school and who’s here?

Newsletter 17 15.01.2021    Dates and times for book swap, live lesson guidance, 1:1 reading sessions from Monday 18th January.

Pre-School Post 22.01.2021   Billing, isolation, community pantry

Newsletter 18 22.01.2021    Coming up, let’s be realistic, social isolation, staff covid testing, community pantry

Newsletter 19 29.01.2021  Ups & downs, coming up, talent show, seeing friends, parents evenings, staff covid tests

Newsletter 20 05.02.2021       Good mental health, half term, google classroom and internet, book swap days, growing readers, feet up with FOSS, bye bye parentmail, coming up, Parents mental health information    Road Safety Information   Bag2School leaflet

Newsletter 21 15.02.2021     A welcome end! Thanks, what a loss

Newsletter 22 26.02.2021   Talent show, coming up, meet fudge, transition, playing & gathering, world book day, money, uniform, bags2school

Pre-School Post   Billing, bags2school, uniform, meet fudge, playing & gathering

Newsletter 23 04.03.2021    Plotting a return, coming up, meet fudge, catching up, school lunch, clean hands, practical guide to 8th March, money, uniform, bags2school

Newsletter 24 12.03.2021     Taller than me! Fudge update, FOSS competition, Bedtime reads, Science week,

Pre-School Post 12.03.2021    Returning to pre-school, Tapestry, Spring has Spring, Drop of and Collection times, Help!!

Newsletter 25 19.03.2021     Groundhog day, coming up, times tables rock stars, fudge update, diary dates, family lateral flow tests, relationships & PSHE, monies outstanding

Newsletter 26 26.03.2021     Having fun, fudge update, diary dates, pizza recipe, homework, sporting success, PE kit and school uniform, shops reopening poster

Pre-School Post 26.03.2021   Tapestry, session changes, collection time reminder, donations

Newsletter 27 31.03.2021      Time to reflect, cup winners, fudge update, diary dates, PE kits, residentials, school shoes

Summer term

Newsletter 28 – 23.04.2021    A momentous start! coming up, Fudge update, diary dates, uniform, grounds working party, residentials

Pre-School Post 23.04.2021    Smarties challenge, sun cream, tapestry

Newsletter 29  30.04.2021    Fudge update, planning, coming up, jigsaw, diary dates, grounds working party. parent consultation group, e-safety, borrowbox, car parking, car drivers

Newsletter 30 – 07.05.2021    What’s necessary, staffing news, coming up, diary dates, fudge update, grounds working party, parent consultation group, pre-school places

Pre-School Post 07.05.2021    Changeable weather, independence, diary dates, school clothing

Newsletter 31 – 14.05.2021        Bothered, relationships & PSHE, grounds working party, fudge update, coming up, diary dates, 4 marathons in 40 weeks, pre-school places, cyclepod, piano & guitar lessons, Test Valley School News 

Newsletter 32 – 28.05.2021      New beginnings, random acts of kindness, coming up, many hands make light work, piano & guitar lessons, diary dates, are you an army family, thank you Mrs West, unloved bears, changes after half term, musician of the week, summer at Stockbridge

Pre-School Post 28.05.2021    Thank you, independent skills, diary dates

Newsletter 33 – 11.06.2021    Momentous week, coming up, pick up, e-safety, diary dates, summer uniform, chicks, scooter and cycle pod, musician of the week

Pre-School Post 11.06.2021    Parent consultations, date for your diary, school visit to yr R, the sun is shining, tapestry

Newsletter 34 – 25.06.2021     Fiver challenge, coming up, diary dates, class photos, Yr DEST test, Fudge news, a walk on the wildside, ticks, holidays, sing up day, class transition day, Yr R meet Miss Garrett, sunflower competition, YR1 phonics check, relationships education, summer at Stockbridge

Pre-School Post 25.06.2021       Lunch boxes, school leavers/september visitors, charging & other changes, dates for your diary, party, tapestry & parent consultations

Newsletter 35 – 01.07.2021   Covid & testing, Fiver challenge, coming up, safeguarding, Fudge news, ticks, bike safety yr 6, preparing for school

Newsletter 36 – 09.07.2021    what a week, covid, football, coming up, pop up cafe, swimming, settling bills, jam jars, sports day, secondhand uniform sale

Pre-School Post 09.07.2021   cereal boxes, september, diary dates, visits to school, suncream, end of term gifts

Newsletter 37 16.07.2021     Getting ready, covid, performance premier, coming up, pop up cafe, swimming, diary dates, sports day, second hand uniform sale, inset days, settling bills, year 6 transport

Newsletter 38 23.07.2021   The end, welcome back, farewells, 21 in 2021, secondhand uniform sale, summer play, diary dates, uniform, learning in school upper and lower school

Pre-School Post 23.07.2021    Thankyou’s, leavers and celebration party