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

We were quick off the mark this term and have already sent the first newsletter out on day 1!

Newsletter 1 – 4th September 2017

Welcome back, Music lessons this year, INSET day dates, assembly theme, nut allergy, parent power needed, clubhouse and breakfast club + pre-school news; headcount, 30hr funding & bag of essentials. 

Newsletter 2 – 15th September 2017 

Volunteers, after school safety, data collection sheets, parent gov reminder, word from new Chair of Governors, Calpol & chicken pox, rainbow rules for pre-school.

Newsletter 3 – 29th September 2017 

Macmillan coffee morning, new money postbox, Christmas dates, Congratulations to kitchen team, Parent Governor appointment, Photographer and nurse dates

Newsletter 4 – 13th October 2017 

Night shelter cooking, cross country fun, winter PE kit, half term activity ideas, Year R parent lunches.

Pre-School Post **NEW**

Our first newsletter just for pre-school parents.  Important information about 30hrs funding codes, tapestry reminder and updates, bills and missing clothes

Newsletter 5 – 3rd November 2017 

Pumpkin Party update, rucksacks and pencil cases, autumn assembly and whole school theme, phonics videos, topic maps, individual photos, poppies, parent questionnaire feedback, new Year R starting Sept 2018 and lunch change for Friday 10th Nov. 

Pre-School Post 2 – 3rd November 2017

30hr funding code reminder, school places, road safety learning next week, lunch change Fri 10th Nov.

Newsletter 6 – 27 November 2017

Wales residential outcomes, joining School Direct trainee teacher programme, calpol and administering medicines, bookbags and target cards.

Newsletter 7 – 7 December 2017

Victorian Day, panto day arrangements, drop off outside school, thankyou for the Christingle service

Newsletter 8 – 20 December 2017

Panto, nativity, Mrs Goode’s leaving, January back to school dates as a reminder!

Spring term

Newsletter 9 – 12 January 2018

Welcome back, Guitar concert, thankyou for presents, bikeability, morning timings for the safety of your child/ren, e-safety update – what’s your child learning this term?

Newsletter 10 – 4 February 2018

Loving our topics with some brilliant waste warriors, update on KS1 trips and visitors, active lunchtimes instead of the daily mile for winter, music lesson opportunities for piano and violin, bikeability reminder, talent show guidance – focus on being PROUD!

Newsletter 11 –  9 February 2018

Basketball, super cyclists, talent show guidance, FOSS Disco, grounds working party date

Newsletter 12 – 28 February 2018

Snow and emergency closure procedures, OfSTED visit, Governor role, Talent show round up, thankyou for grounds working party. 

Newsletter 13 – 23 March 2018

Hilliers trip, Welly walk, Sport relief danceathon, trim trail and adventure playground, term time holidays, parent forum, catering assistant job, book week, clubs, pre-school and Year R parents tapestry note.

Summer term

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.