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Diary 2018-19

May 2019

01 GEM Education working with Year 2 children for Computing

06 School closed for May Day Bank Holiday

07 Greek Lady visit to Year 3

08 Newcastle University Science Show in school for Years 1-4

10 Year 1 to Alnwick Castle

15 Year 4 to Beamish

15 GEM Education working with Year 3 children for Computing

16 Bikeability Class 9

17 Bikeability Class 10

17 Class 7 to Team Games Event am

17 Class 3 Cake Sale, 3.15 pm

19 Children’s Cancer Run – See you between 9.00 and 9.15am ready for our 9.45am run!

20 Class 8 Assembly 2.50pm

22 GEM Education working with Year 4 children for Computing

22 Reception Assembly 2.50pm

23 VIP Day for the winning team – TEAM GREY

24 Elmer Day – Wear bright colours or dress to show how unique you are. Loose change please for St Oswald’s

24 School closes for the summer half term break at 3.15pm

June 2019

03 Staff Development Day – School closed to pupils

04 School opens for Summer term 2 at 8.45am – welcome back!

05 Year 3 visit to All Saints Church am

05 Bring a Bottle for Summer Fair – Non-uniform Day

05 Welcome to Archibald: A Meeting for parents of children starting Nursery or Reception in September 2019 6pm. Please note this is not suitable for children to attend.

Please note you must have returned your letter and paid via Parent Pay  for parent lunches by Friday 24th May. Thank you.

06 Nursery 2 Parents’ Lunch 11.30am

06 Class 7 Parents’ Lunch 12.15pm

07 Ice Lolly Sale, 3.15 pm

10 Informal Parents’ Morning Nursery 1 only 10.30am-11.30am

10 Nursery 1 Parents’ Lunch 11.30am

10 Class 8 Parents’ Lunch 12.15pm

12 Class Photographs

12 Informal Parents Afternoon Nursery 2 – Year 4  1.50pm-2.50pm

13 Class 3 Parents’ Lunch 12.00pm

14 Class 4 Parents’ Lunch 12.00pm

14 Ice Lolly Sale, 3.15 pm

17 Class 5 Parents’ Lunch 12.15pm

20 Class 6 Parents’ Lunch 12.15pm

21 Class 2 and Nursery 2 to Rising Sun

21 Class 9 Parents’ Lunch 12.15pm

21 Ice Lolly Sale, 3.15 pm

22 Summer School Fair + Nursery cake sale 12 to 2 pm

24 Class 1 and Nursery 1 to Rising Sun

24 Class 2 Parents’ Lunch 11.30am

24 Class 10 Parents’ Lunch 12.15pm

25 Class 5 to the Quayside

26 Class 1 Parents’ Lunch 11.30am

28 Ice Lolly Sale, 3.15 pm

 

July 2019

02 Class 6 to the Quayside

03 Class 5 Assembly 2.50pm

03 Disco for Reception to Year 4, 5 to 6.30 pm

04 Year 4 children to Middle Schools – Transition Day

04 Move Up Day – classes to spend the morning with their new teachers

04 Visits to Reception for children joining Archibald Reception classes in September 2019

05 Ice Lolly Sale, 3.15 pm

08 Year 4 Production for parents with young children/babies 2.00pm TBC

08 Year 4 Production 6pm TBC

09 Nursery 1 Sports Day

10 Sports Day TBC

11 Nursery 2 Sports Day

12 End of Year Reports

12 VIP Day for the winning school team

12 End of Year Attendance Assembly

12 Ice Lolly Sale, 3.15 pm

17 Year 4 Leavers Assembly 9.30am TBC

18 Cullercoats Trip Reception to Year 4

19 Ice Lolly Sale, 3.15 pm

19 School closes for the summer break at 3.15pm

 

 

September 2018

03 Staff Development Day – School closed to pupils

04 School opens for Autumn term 1 at 8.45am – welcome back!

04  Archibald  Reception New Starters Coffee Morning 9-10

05 Archibald Reception New Starters Coffee Morning 9-10

06  Archibald Reception New Starters Coffee Morning 9-10

07 Archibald Toddlers reopens 9-10.30

10 Archibald Nursery New Starters Coffee Morning 9-10

12 Archibald Nursery New Starters Buffet Lunch 12.30-13.30

12 Tapestry Meeting: Parents’ Meeting for children in Nursery and Reception 9.00-10.00am and 6.00 – 7.00pm. Please note this event is suitable for parents only and only 1 meeting must be attended

21 Class 10 Cake Sale, 3.15 pm

24 Year 3 Squash session in school

24 Class 4 to Pizza Express (am only)

24 Family Language Monday 1pm-3pm

25 Year 4 to visit Gosforth Junior Academy

26 Class 3 to Pizza Express (am only)

28 International Food Festival

 

October 2018

02 Nursery 1 and Class 1 Stay and Play 2.15pm-3.00pm

03 Nursery 2 and Class 2 Stay and Play 2.15pm-3.00pm

04 Italian Dinner Day: children may wear red, white and green today if they would like to

08 Class 7 to Hexham Old Gaol – Thank you to the PTFA for your contribution towards this experience

09 Class 8 to Hexham Old Gaol – Thank you to the PTFA for your contribution towards this experience

09 Harvest Festival

10 School Photographs

10 Disco for Years 2-4, 5 to 6.30 pm

12 AGM and a Quiz Night

15 Reading Meeting for Parents of Reception children 6.00-7.00pm

17 Road Safety Training for Reception to Year 2

19 Class 9 Cake Sale, 3.15 pm

23 Parents Evening 3.30-5.50pm: Nursery 1 and 2, and Classes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10

24 Parents Evening 3.30-5.50pm: Nursery 1 and 2, and Classes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10

25 VIP Day for the winning team – Team Stephenson!

25 School closes at 3.15pm for the October break

26 Staff Development Day – School closed to pupils

 

November 2018

05 School opens for Autumn term 2 at 8.45am – welcome back!

05-09 WW1 Centenary Poppy Week in school

05 WW1 Assembly and Songs for Years 1 – 4

06 Class 10 to Walter World War 1 Experience Day (please see letter regarding slightly late return to school) – Thank you to the PTFA for your contribution towards this experience

07 Class 9 to Walter World War 1 Experience Day (please see letter regarding slightly late return to school) – Thank you to the PTFA for your contribution towards this experience

12-16 Antibullying Week

12 Odd Sock Day for Antibullying Week

16 Children in Need – Wear Spots!

16 Class 8 Cake Sale, 3.15 pm

21 Bring a bottle for the Christmas Fair – Non-uniform Day (not Year 2)

21 Year 2 to visit El Torero: Full School Uniform must be worn – thank you

21 GST Poppies and Poem Display at Trinity Church 10.00am-4.00pm for families to visits

22 GST Poppies and Poem Display at Trinity Church 10.00am-3.00pm for families to visits

23 Non Uniform day for Year 2 only

26 Year 1 to the Discovery Museum – Thank you to the PTFA for your contribution towards this experience

28 EYFS to Whitehouse Farm – Thank you to the PTFA for your contribution towards this experience

 

December 2018

03 Year 4 to the Centre of Life – Thank you to the PTFA for your contribution towards this experience

05 Christmas School Fair + Reception Cake Sale, 5 to 6.30 pm

06 School Pantomime

 

Please note that these dates are all provisional. They will be confirmed by the end of November. 

10 Reception and Nursery 1 Christmas Show for parents with young children and babies 9.30am

10 Key Stage 2 Christmas Concert for parents with young children and babies 2.15pm

11 Key Stage 1 Christmas Concert for parents with young children and babies 9.30am

11 Reception and Nursery 1 Christmas Show 2.15pm

12 Key stage 2 Christmas Concert 9.30am

12 Key Stage 1 Christmas Show 2.15pm

13 Key Stage 1 Christmas Show 9.30am

13 Reception and Nursery 2 Christmas Show for parents with young children and babies 2.15pm

14 Reception and Nursery 2 Christmas Show 9.30am

14 Key Stage 2 Christmas Concert 2.15pm

 

14 VIP Day for the winning team

17 Year 2 and Year 4 Christmas Party

18 Flu immunisations

19 Reception Christmas Party Day

19 Nursery 1 Party morning

19 Nursery 2 Party afternoon

19 School Christmas Lunch and Wear a Christmas Outfit Day

20 Year 1 and Year 3 Christmas Party

21 Christmas Church Service at Trinity Church. Please come and join us from 1.30pm

21 School closes for the Christmas holidays at 3.15pm

 

January 2019

07 School opens for Spring term 1 at 8.45am – welcome back!

07 Nursery Applications for 2019 open from today

10 Year 3 begin African drumming lessons

18 Report Cards out

18 Class 7 Cake Sale, 3.15 pm

21 Year 3 Stone Age Workshop – Thank you to the PTFA for your contribution towards this learning experience

23 Film Night, 5.00 to 7.00 pm

28 For Paws visiting Year 1 in school

29 Parents’ Meeting for Hawkhirst 6.00pm-7.00pm. Please note that this meeting is not for the children to attend.

 

February 2019

06 Informal Parents’ Afternoon 1.45pm-3.00pm for Nursery 2 and Classes 1-10

07 Class 1 to EYFS PE and Play Event

08 Class 6 Cake Sale, 3.15 pm

11 Year 3 to the Gurdwara

11 Year 2 visit to Vindolanda

11 Nursery 1 Informal Parent’s Afternoon 2.00pm-3.00pm

11 Class 3 Assembly 2.50pm

12 Nursery 1 Parents’ Evening 3.30pm-5.20pm

13 Year 2 to the Synagogue

13 Class 6 Assembly 2.50pm

13 Nursery 1 Parents’ Evening 3.30pm-5.20pm

13 PTFA Disco Years 1 – 4 5.00-6.30pm (not for Reception children)

13 Digital Literacy Evening for parents and carers with GEM Education 5.15pm-6.15pm: Stay for the presentation whilst your children are at the disco – this applies to parents of children in Years 1-4 only. Unfortunately Reception children cannot attend the disco.

15 Archibald’s Greatest Show

15 VIP Day for the winning team – TEAM SWAM

15 School closes for the spring half-term break at 3.15pm

25 School opens for Spring term 2 at 8.45am – welcome back!

25 Year 3 Professor Brainstorm Science Workshop – Thank you to the PTFA for your contribution towards this learning experience

26 Children’s Meeting for Hawkhirst 6.00pm-7.00pm

 

March 2019

01 PTFA Parent Film Night

04-10 Listening to Stories Challenge – Nursery

04-10 Reading Challenge – Reception to Year 4

05 Parents Evening 3.30-5.50pm

06 Dress as your favourite book character

06 Christ Bostock – The Storyteller

06 Parents Evening 3.30-5.30pm

07 Class 10 to Live Tales

08 Year 3 – Smart Scoot

08 Class 5 Cake Sale, 3.15 pm

20 PTFA Sponsored Hop

22 Closing date for Nursery Applications

22 International Food Festival (TBC)

25-29 Big Pedal

25 Dr Bike – Outdoor Classroom 8am-9am

26 Big Pedal Breakfast 8am

27-29 Hawkhirst Visit 1 – Class 10

29 Class 9 to Live Tales

 

April 2019

01 Year 2 to Blue Reef Aquarium

01 Class 7 Assembly 2.50pm

03 EYFS Nursery 1 and Reception Easter Fun 9.00am-10.00am

03 EYFS Nursery 2 and Reception Easter Fun 2.00pm-3.00pm

03 Class 4 Assembly 2.50pm

03-05 Hawkhirst Visit 2 Class 9

05 VIP Day for the winning team –  TEAM DARLING

05 Class 4 Cake Sale, 3.15 pm

05 School closes for the Easter holidays at 3.15pm

23 School opens for Summer term 1 at 8.45am – welcome back!

 

Archived Diary 2017-18