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Diary 2017-18

June 2018

14 Class 9 Parent Lunch

15 Class 4 Parent Lunch

18 Nursery 1 Parent Lunch

18 Class 7 Parent Lunch

19 Class 8 Parent Lunch

20 Class 5 Parent Lunch

21 Nursery 2 Parent Lunch

21 Class 10 Parent Lunch

22 Class 2 Parent Lunch

22 PTFA Ice Lolly sale in the outside classroom

23 PTFA Summer Fair 12-2pm

25 ‘That Bloke From History’ working with Year 2 in school

25 Year 3 to Woodhorn Colliery – thank you to the PTFA for their contribution towards this visit

26 Class 6 Quayside Visit

27 Reception to Year 1 Transition Evening 6.00pm-7.00pm – Please note that this evening is not suitable for children to attend

27 Year 2 STEM Workhop

28 Class 5 Quayside Visit

28 Nursery 2 and Class 1 visit to Gibside – thank you to the PTFA for their contribution towards this visit

29 PTFA Ice Lolly sale in the outside classroom

 

 

July 2018

02 Class 1 and Class 2 Assembly 2.50pm Please note this is a change of date

03 Nursery 1 and Class 2 visit to Gibside – thank you to the PTFA for their contribution towards this visit

04 PTFA Disco Reception to Year 4 5.00pm-6.30pm

05  Class 4 Assembly 2.50pm Please note this is a change of date

09 Year 4 Production for parents – an afternoon and evening show will take place

10 Nursery 1 Sports Day 1.30pm-3.00pm (in the school playground)

11 Sports Day Reception to Year 4 at Gosforth Junior Academy – Years 3 and 4 9.30am – 11.30am: Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 1.30pm-3.00pm

11 Year 3 Chorister Assembly for Year 3 parents and carers 2.50pm

12 Year 4 to the Great Exhibition of the North

12 Spanish Day

12 Year 2 to Great Exhibition of the Great North Museum

12 Nursery 2 Sports Day 1.30pm-3.00pm (in the school playground)

13 VIP day for the winning team of the half term team point challenge

13 Music Assembly for parents and carers of children who play instruments in school 2.15pm

13 End of Year Reports out

14 PTFA Summer Ball

16 Year 4 Pizza Treat after school

18 Year 4 Leaver’s Assembly - Please note the date is Wednesday 18th July for the leaver’s assembly

19 Reception – Year 4 to Cullercoats (Sunny weather will be pre-booked this year!)

20 School closes at 3.15pm for the summer break

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 2017

04 Gosforth Schools’ Trust Staff Development Day: School Closed to pupils

05 School opens for Autumn 1 –  we look forward to seeing you at 8.45am

05 Coffee Morning 9am-10am for the families of the new starters in Reception joining Archibald

07 Coffee Morning 9am-10am for the families of the new starters in Reception joining Archibald

11 Coffee Morning 9am-10am for the families of the new starters in Reception joining Archibald

13 Meet the teacher evening 3.30pm-4.15pm Years 1 – 4

20 Gosforth Gets Going Kwik Cricket at Regent Farm – Selected team to attend

25 Class 7 to Hexham Old Gaol

26 Class 8 to Hexham Old Gaol

26 Class 3 visit to Pizza Express (am only)

26 Year 4 visit to Gosforth Junior Academy (am only)

28 Class 4 visit to Pizza Express (am only)

29 Class 10 Cake Sale 3.15pm

 

October 2017

09 Gosforth Gets Going Cross Country at Grange – Selected team to attend

10 Harvest Festival for the West End Food Bank

11 Individual or Sibling Photographs

13 PTFA AGM and Quiz Night with Jason Cook: Gosforth Hotel: 7.30pm

17 Nursery 1 and Class 1 Stay and Play from 2.00pm

17 Reading and Phonics meeting for parents of Reception children 6.00-7.00pm: Please note that this event is not suitable for children

18 Road Safety Workshops Nursery to Year 2

18 Year 1 visit to All Saints Church (pm)

18 PTFA Disco Years 2 – 4 5.00pm-6.30pm

20 VIP Day – Winning team for the half term to come in non school uniform. You will be notified by letter if your child is in the winning team

20 Nursery 2 and Class 2 Stay and Play from 2.00pm

20 GST School Council Meeting at Regent Farm – 2 Councillors from Archibald to attend

20 Class 9 Cake Sale 3.15pm

20 School closes at 3.15pm for the half term break

30 Gosforth Schools’ Trust Staff Development Day – school closed to pupils

31 School opens for autumn 2 – we look forward to seeing you at 8.45am

31 Visitors from our partner school in Germany visiting

31 Parents’ Evening 3.30pm-5.50pm Nursery 1 and 2, Classes 1-10

 

November 2017

01 GEM Education coding with Year 4

01 Parents’ Evening 3.30pm-5.50pm Nursery 1 and Classes 1-10 (not Class 7)

02 Parents’ Evening 3.30pm-5.20pm Nursery 2 and Class 7

06 Year 1 to Shildon Railway

06 Girl’s Football Tournament – selected team to attend

08 Year 2 visit to El Torrero

11 PTFA Ball

15 Teddy Bear Hospital Year 1

16 Gosforth Gets Going Basketball – Selected Year 2 team to attend

17 Children in Need – School Council Spotty Day fundraiser in school – wear spots on your clothes, t-shirt, socks etc!

17 Class 9 to Live Tales

20 Year 3 to visit Loft Music Studio – Class 7 am and Class 8 pm

20 Last day to pay for a School Christmas Dinner if your child normally has packed lunch

21 Flu Vaccine Programme (Reception to Year 4)

22 Year 4 to visit Loft Music Studio – Class 9 am and Class 10 pm

22 Bring a Bottle day: Non Uniform Day in exchange for a bottle or raffle donation for the Christmas Evening: Please note no cleaning products or open bottles are allowed

23 Class 10 to Live Tales

29 EYFS Whitehouse Farm visit

 

December 2017

01 Class 8 Cake Sale 3.15pm – POSTPONEDnew date to be confirmed

06 Pantomime Production in school – Thank you to the PTFA for securing a £100 sponsorship from Proctor and Gamble!

06 PTFA Christmas Evening 5.00-6.30pm

 

All Christmas dates/times are provisional and subject to change

11 Key Stage 2 Dress Rehearsal for parents with babies and young children 9.30am

11 Reception and Nursery 1 Dress Rehearsal for parents with babies and young children 2.15pm

12 Reception and Nursery 1 Christmas Performance 9.30am

12 Key Stage 1 Dress Rehearsal for parents with babies and young children 2.15pm

13 Key Stage 1 Performance 9.30am

13 Key Stage 2 Performance 2.30pm

14 Key Stage 2 Performance 9.30am

14 Reception and Nursery 2 Dress Rehearsal for parents with babies and young children 2.15pm

15 Reception and Nursery 2 Performance 9.30am

15 Key Stage 1 Performance 2.15pm

 

13 Christmas Jumper Day for all children

13 Christmas Lunch for Reception and Years 1-4 – Deadline to order for children normally on packed lunch was Monday 20th November.

18 Year 1 and Year 3 Christmas Party

19 Year 2 and Year 4 Christmas Party

20 EYFS Christmas Party

20 Year 4 to the Centre for Life – Thank you to the PTFA for a contribution towards this event

22 Whole School Church Service (Reception to Year 4) at All Saints Church 1.30/1.45pm: You are all invited to join us for the service

22 School closes at 3.15pm for the Christmas break

 

January 2018

08 School opens for spring term – we look forward to seeing you at 8.45am

11 Reception Eye Tests

15 Archaesoup Stone Age Workshop with Year 3 in school – Thank you to the PTFA for a contribution towards this event

17 SEND Support Coffee Afternoon 2pm-3pm

19 GST Stem and School Councillors Meeting regarding #GSTScience for Science Week

19 Report Cards Out Reception – Year 4

22 PTFA Film Night – Despicable Me 3 5.00pm entry for a 5.30pm film start

26 Class 8 PTFA Cake Sale 3.15pm

29 For Paws working with Year 1 in school

29 Nursery 1 Informal Parents’ Afternoon 2.00-3.00pm

30 Hawkhirst Meeting for Year 4 Parents only 6.00pm-7.00pm (no children to attend this meeting)

31 Thirty children from EYFS to Play Festival

 

February 2018

01 Reception visit to Play Tyne at Discovery Museum

02 Informal Parents’ Afternoon 1.45pm-3.00pm

05-09 Safer Internet Week

05 Newcastle University science team working with Year 4 in school

05 I Love School Meals Day – for children who have hot school meals

05 Class 5 Assembly 2.50pm

07 Year 2 to House of Objects and Rising Sun Country Park

07 Class 8 Assembly 2.50pm date confirmed

07 Digital Literacy Evening for parents only 6.00pm-7.00pm with Julian Hughes, Education Consultant with GEM IT

08 Year 2 to the Synagogue

09 VIP Day for the Winning School Team – TEAM DARLING

09  Class 7 Cake Sale 3.15pm – change of date

09 School closes at 3.15pm for the spring break

Half Term Break

19 School  opens for spring 2 – we look forward to seeing you at 8.45am

20 Hawkhirst Meeting for children and parents 5.30pm-6.30pm

21 PTFA Disco Years 1-4 5.00pm-6.30pm

23 Professor Brainstorm with Year 3: A Science Workshop – Thank you to the PTFA for a contribution towards  this event

26 Book Week in school

27 Gosforth Gets Going Boys Football Event – selected team to participate

 

 

March 2018

01 World Book Day – Come to school dressed as your favourite book character

05 Bikeability for Reception

06 Chris Bostock: The Storyteller in school today

09 Year 3 Smart School – Road Safety in school

09 Swimming Gala

12 – 16 National AND Gosforth Schools’ Trust Science Week #GSTScience

12 Bikeability for Reception

13 Parents’ Evening 3.30pm-5.50pm Nursery 1, Classes 1-9 (not Nursery 2 or Class 10)

14 Year 1 visit to Great North Museum

14 Parents’ Evening 3.30pm-5.50pm Nursery 1 and 2, Classes 1-9 (not Class 10)

14-16 Class 10 to Hawkhirst

15 Parents’ Evening 3.30pm-5.20pm Nursery 2 only

15 GEM IT Education working with Year 2 on Crumble and Sparkle

16 PTFA Pub Quiz 7.30pm at the Gosforth Hotel   New Event

19 Bikeability for Reception

20 30 Children from EYFS to Multiskills Festival

21 PTFA Sponsored Hop

21 SEND Support Coffee Afternoon 2-3pm

21 GEM Education IT working with Year 3 on Makey Makey

23 Class 6 Cake Sale 3.15pm

26 Bikeability for Reception

26 Class 6 Assembly 2.50pm

26 Class 10 Parents’ Evening 3.30-5.30pm

27-29 Class 9 to Hawkhirst

27 Class 10 Parents’ Evening 3.30-5.30pm

27 Class 3 Assembly 2.50pm – Please note that this is a change of date from the 28th

28 Easter Assembly at School with All Saints Church (children only)

29 VIP Day for the Winning School Team

29 School closes at 3.15pm for the Easter break

 

April 2018

16 School opens for summer 1 – we look forward to seeing you at 8.45am

20 Archibald Toddlers restarts for the summer term

23 Greek Housewife and Medieval Lady visiting Year 3 and Year 1 – thank you to the PTFA for your contribution towards this visit

24 Year 2 and Year 3 STEM Workshops with ARUP TBC

26 Class 9 to Newcastle University for Coding workshop (am only)

27 Cake 5 Cake Sale 3.15pm

30 Year 2 visit to Tynemouth

 

May 2018

02 SEND Parents Coffee Afternoon 2-3pm

03 Class 10 to Newcastle University for Coding workshop (am only)

03 Class 9 Bikeability

04 Class 10 Bikeability

04 Normal School Uniform Day

04 Report Cards out Reception – Year 4

07 May Day Bank Holiday

14 Year 1 to Alnwick Castle – thank you to the PTFA for your contribution towards this visit

14 EYFS Sharing Week

16 Archibald Run – Children may come to school in spots, stripes or a superhero costume. School PE kit with trainers is needed for the run, jog or walk

17 Orders and payments for parent lunches must be made by today. Unfortunately, if a lunch payment is not made we will be unable to process the order.

18 Class 4 Cake Sale 3.15pm

21 No Outsiders visitors to school to work with classes

23 VIP Day for Team Grey – Team Grey may come to school in non-school uniform and be our VIPs for the day

23 Year 4 to Beamish – please note the children return to school for 3.45pm

23 Class 7 Assembly 2.50pm

24 GST Daft Day #GSTDaftDay @daftasabrushcc

24 School closes at 3.15pm for the half term break

25 Gosforth Schools’ Trust Staff Development Day – school closed to pupils

 

June 2018

04 School opens for summer 2 – we look forward to seeing you at 8.45am

04 World Cup Week

05 Class 8 to All Saints Church

06 Class Photograph Day – Smile Please! (no child will be photographed without a consent form being returned to school)

06 Informal Parents’ Afternoon Nursery 2 – Year 4 1.45pm until 2.50pm

06 Welcome to Archibald. Meeting for parents of new starters to Nursery and Reception September 2018 6pm-7pm. Please note that this event is not suitable for children to attend.

07 Class 7 to All Saints Church

08 Non-Uniform Day for CLASS 6 ONLY – Loose Change Challenge Winners!

11 Nursery 1 Informal Parents’ Afternoon 2pm-3pm

11 Class 1 Parent Lunch

12 Class 6 Parent Lunch

13 Stand Up to Bullying Day

13 Bring a Bottle day: Non-Uniform Day in exchange for a bottle or raffle donation for the Summer Fair: Please note no cleaning products or open bottles are allowed

13 Song for Europe Day – 12 children with Señora Linfoot

13 Class 3 Parent Lunch

 

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