Teacher: Ms Caroline Keigan
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Ida Afrifa
Learning Support: Mrs Dawn Cook
Welcome back to Summer 2019! Please see below for information about the term ahead.
Latest School, Term Dates, Friends PTA, Reception Events
- School closed INSET day02Sep2019
- Start of Autumn Term 201903Sep2019
8:50 am - 8:50 am
- * Meeting for Year 5 and 6 parents regarding transition to secondary school20Sep2019
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Year 5 and 6 parents are invited to attend a meeting regarding transition to secondary school. We will be welcoming Sam Lord, transition consultant, who will be explaining the application/admissions process and giving further information about the options parents have in terms of schools in the local area. Sam is an excellent source of information and will be happy to answer any questions you have following the meeting.
- End of Autumn 1st Half18Oct2019
2:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Coming up soon!
Stay and Play will only take place on Friday 14th June and Friday 19th July due to other exciting activities in school.
10th July – Reception Graduation Ceremony – 9:15am
17th July – Wendell Park Proms in the Playground
17th July – Open Parents’ Evening
22nd July – Farewell Teddy Bear Picnic in Wendell Park - 1:30pm
Bring your favourite bear, picnic blanket and a picnic!
Things to note:
School day - School starts at 8.50am. Children should line up near their class ready to go in when the bell goes. It is important to be on time so we can get going with our day.
School finishes at 3.30pm (2.30pm on Fridays).
Rain - If it is raining at the start of the day children can come in to class early.
Water - We have drinking water available all day but your child is welcome to bring a named water drinking bottle in too (no juice please) - these will be given back at the end of each day.
Website - There is a Wendell Park School newsletter available each Friday - please click here to view the latest issues.
Spare Clothes - Please bring a set of named spare clothes to put in your child's locker, just in case.
'Show and Tell' box - Please note there is only one box per class and this will be sent home at the class teacher's discretion.
Stay and Play: Last Stay and Play of the summer term is on Friday 19th July!
(Stay and Play will be weekly on Fridays from then on, unless otherwise advised.
Homework & Activities
Homework is designed to help your child with the letter formation and maths skills. Homework will be handed out weekly after half term.
Reading books are given to help support your child as they learn to read and build the skills they need to read. Please find a moment in the week to read with your child and make a comment in their reading tracker. Reading books will be handed out on a Monday/Tuesday; please ensure your child's book is in their book bag so that we can change them each week. Reading books will be handed out towards half term.