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28 Jun 2017

Music Tuition 2017-18

 Music Tuition 2017/18 Dear Parents, Instrumental Tuition 2017-18 All children are offered the opportunity to have Peripatetic Instrumental Tuition during the school day. We recommend participation from Year 3 upwards although some children do show interest and commitment earlier than this and are able to have lessons.  We currently offer tuition for ... (click to read more)

21 Jun 2017

Y6 Leicester Canal Walk & Cathedral Visit

 Y6 Leicester Canal Walk & Cathedral Visit ... (click to read more)

19 Jun 2017

KS2 Sports Afternoon 4/7/2017

 KS2 Sports Afternoon 4/7/17  KS2 Sports Afternoon Map ... (click to read more)

19 Jun 2017

Year 6 Performance 2017

 Year 6 Performance 2017 ... (click to read more)

08 Jun 2017

Willesley's Got Talent 2017

 Willesley's Got Talent 2017  Willesley's Got Talent 2017 entry form ... (click to read more)

05 Jun 2017

Staff Structure for September 2017

 Staffing Structure Sept 2017 ... (click to read more)

09 May 2017

Y4 Battram Wood Trip 2017

 Y4 Battram Wood Trip 2017 ... (click to read more)

09 May 2017

Y6 Cyclocross Skills Day 2017

 Y6 Cyclocross Skills Day 2017 ... (click to read more)

09 May 2017

Y6 Snowdome July 2017

 Y6 Snowdome July 2017 ... (click to read more)

08 May 2017

Y2 Trip to Cattows Farm 2017

 Y2 Trip to Cattows Farm 2017 ... (click to read more)

08 May 2017

5TC Trip to Battram Wood 2017

 5TC Trip to Battram Wood 2017 ... (click to read more)

08 May 2017

5HE Trip to Battram Wood 2017

 5HE Trip to Battram Wood 2017 ... (click to read more)

08 May 2017

Willesley Active Week 2017

 Willesley Active Week 2017 ... (click to read more)

08 May 2017

WASP's Spring Fair Flyer 2017

 WASP's Spring Fair Flyer 2017 ... (click to read more)

08 May 2017

Spring Fair Mad Hatters Competition 2017

 Spring Fair Mad Hatters Competition 2017 ... (click to read more)

08 May 2017

Spring Fair Volunteer Form 2017

 Spring Fair Volunteer Form 2017 ... (click to read more)

08 May 2017

Sierra Leone Awareness Day 2017

 Sierra Leone Awareness Day 2017 ... (click to read more)

03 Apr 2017

FS Ashby Castle April 2017

 Ashby Castle - April 2017 ... (click to read more)

30 Mar 2017

Science Fair May 2017

 Science Fair May 2017 ... (click to read more)

13 Mar 2017

Red Nose Day 2017

 Red Nose Day 2017 ... (click to read more)

09 Mar 2017

Y5 D & T Morning 2017

 Y5 D & T Morning 2017 ... (click to read more)

06 Mar 2017

Cross Country 8 March 2017

 Whole School Cross Country - 08 March 2017 ... (click to read more)

03 Mar 2017

Y3 New Walk Museum Trip 2017

 Y3 New Walk Museum Trip 2017 ... (click to read more)

10 Feb 2017

World Book Day 2017

 World Book Day 2017 ... (click to read more)

08 Feb 2017

E Safety Tips 2017

 E-Safety Tips 2017 ... (click to read more)

01 Feb 2017

Parents Evening February 2017

 Parents Evening February 2017 ... (click to read more)

31 Jan 2017

Y5 Orienteering Competition March 2017

 Y5 Orienteering Competition March 2017 ... (click to read more)

31 Jan 2017

Admissions Consultation - Response to Stakeholders

 Admissions Consultation - Response to Stakeholders ... (click to read more)

26 Jan 2017

Y1 French Breakfast 31.1.17

 Y1 French Breakfast 31.1.17 ... (click to read more)

23 Jan 2017

Y6 Warning Zone 2017

 Y6 Warning Zone 2017 ... (click to read more)

18 Jan 2017

WASPS Race Night

 WASPS Race Night ... (click to read more)

18 Jan 2017

Parent Forum - 02 Dec 2016

 Parent Forum Minutes 02/12/2016  Parent Forum Representatives ... (click to read more)

17 Jan 2017

Year 2 Newsletter Spring 2017

 Year 2 Spring 2017 Newsletter  Year 2 Topic Information ... (click to read more)

16 Jan 2017

Young Voices 2017 - Final Letter

 Young Voices 2017 - Final Letter ... (click to read more)

09 Jan 2017

Y5 Bikeability 2017

 Y5 Bikeability 2017 ... (click to read more)

09 Jan 2017

Y3 Spring Term Newsletter 2017

 Y3 Spring Term Newsletter 2017 ... (click to read more)

06 Jan 2017

Y6 Parents Information Evening 2017

 Y6 Parents Information Evening 2017 ... (click to read more)

13 Dec 2016

Year 4 Newsletter 12.16

 Y4 Newsletter 12/16 ... (click to read more)

12 Dec 2016

Y6 visit to Ashby Court Nursing Home 2016

 Y6 visit to Ashby Court Nursing Home 2017 ... (click to read more)

09 Dec 2016

Change of Menu w/c 12/12/16

 Change of Menu e/c 12/12/16 ... (click to read more)

07 Dec 2016

Y6 Stone Age Day 2017

 Y6 Stone Age Day 2017 ... (click to read more)

01 Dec 2016

Y4 Greek Feast 2017

 Y4 Greek Feast 2017 ... (click to read more)

29 Nov 2016

KS2 Carol Service 2016

 KS2 Carol Service 2016 ... (click to read more)

25 Nov 2016

Decorations Morning 2016

 Decorations Morning 2016 ... (click to read more)

21 Nov 2016

Christmas Dinner 2016

 Christmas Dinner 2016  Menu ... (click to read more)

14 Nov 2016

Y5 WW2 Party 2016

 Y5 WW2 Party 2016 ... (click to read more)

14 Nov 2016

Y5 Belgrave Leicester Trip 2017

 Y5 Belgrave Leicester Trip 2017 ... (click to read more)

11 Nov 2016

Children in Need - 18 Nov 2016

 Children in Need - Friday 18th November Please see letter above - Friday 18th is Spotty Day in return for £1 donations to Children in Need 2016 ... (click to read more)

02 Nov 2016

Consultation - Admissions Policy 2018-19

 Admissions Policy consultation letter    Admissions Policy consultation document    Proposed Admissions Policy 2018-19 for Ashby Willesley Primary School   Admissions Policy Consultation 2018-19 As part of becoming an academy, the school is now responsible for setting its own admissions policy. We are currently consulting about proposed changes to our admissions criteria from September 2018. The consultation ... (click to read more)

05 Oct 2016

Y6 Red Ridge Residential 3rd - 7th April 2016

 Y6 Red Ridge Residential 3rd - 7th April 2016 ... (click to read more)

05 Oct 2016

Y4 Hollowford Residential 24th - 26th April 2016

 Y4 Hollowford Residential 24th - 26th April 2016 ... (click to read more)

05 Oct 2016

Y3 Jewry Wall Museum Trip 2016

 Y3 Jewry Wall Museum Trip 2016 ... (click to read more)

28 Sep 2016

Parents Evening October 2016

 Parents Evening October 2016 ... (click to read more)

23 Sep 2016

Y1 Fruit Day 2016

 Y1 Fruit Day 2016 ... (click to read more)

23 Sep 2016

Y1 Parents Information Morning 2016

 Y1 Parent Information Morning 2016 ... (click to read more)

22 Sep 2016

Willesley School Bake Off 2016

 Willesley School Bake Off 2016 ... (click to read more)

22 Sep 2016

Cinderella Pantomime 2016

 Cinderella Pantomime 2016 ... (click to read more)

13 Sep 2016

Y5 Autumn Newsletter 2016

 Y5 Autumn Term Newsletter 2016 ... (click to read more)

08 Sep 2016

Y4 Viking Workshop Day 2016

 Y4 Viking Workshop Day 2016 ... (click to read more)

31 Aug 2016

Y2 Newsletter Autumn Term 2016

 Y2 Newsletter Autumn 2016  Y2 Topic web 2016 ... (click to read more)

06 Jul 2016

Year 5 Fun Afternoon 2016

 Year 5 Fun Afternoon 2016 ... (click to read more)

01 Jul 2016

Y6 Sex Education Programme 2016

 Y6 Sex Education Programme 2016 ... (click to read more)

30 Jun 2016

KS1 & FS Sports Morning 2016

 KS1 & FS Sports Morning 2016 ... (click to read more)

29 Jun 2016

KS2 Sports Afternoon (PM) 2016

 KS2 Sports Afternoon 2016  Map ... (click to read more)

29 Jun 2016

Changes in the use of Indoor Shoes 2016

 Changes in the use of Indoor Shoes 2016 ... (click to read more)

29 Jun 2016

Y3 visit to Ashby Park Solar Farm 2016

 Y3 visit to Ashby Park Solar Farm 2016 ... (click to read more)

16 Jun 2016

Y5 Sex Education 2016

 Y5 Sex Education 2016 ... (click to read more)

14 Jun 2016

Parent Forum - 17 June 2016

 Agenda  Minutes from last meeting - Feb 2016  Parent Representatives ... (click to read more)

14 Jun 2016

Wrap Around Care Autumn 2016

 Wrap Around Care 2016 Dear Parents/Carers Important Changes to Wrap Around School Care During the Summer Term, the school has been investigating options for wrap around care from the Autumn Term when the school becomes an academy. Breakfast Club We are delighted to inform you that the Breakfast Club will continue to be operated by ... (click to read more)

14 Jun 2016

Y6 Snowdome Trip 2016

 Y6 Snowdome Trip 2016 ... (click to read more)

06 Jun 2016

Staff Structure for September 2016

 Staff Structure for Autumn 2016   ... (click to read more)

27 May 2016

Y2 Walk to Packington 2016

 Y2 Walk to Packington 2016 ... (click to read more)

19 May 2016

Queens 90th Birthday Celebrations 2016

 Queens 90th Birthday Celebrations 2016 ... (click to read more)

17 May 2016

Year 6 Cyclocross July 2016

 Year 6 Cyclocross July 2016 ... (click to read more)

12 May 2016

Celebration Picnic 06.2016

 Celebration Picnic 06.2016 ... (click to read more)

04 May 2016

Y1 Twycross Zoo Trip 2016

 Y1 Twycross Zoo Trip 2016 ... (click to read more)

03 May 2016

Year 1 Phonic Screening 2016

 Year 1 Phonic Screening 2016  Year 1 Phonic Screening 2016 second sheet ... (click to read more)

26 Apr 2016

FS Summer Term Newsletter and Topic information 2016

 FS Summer Term Newsletter 2016  FS Topic information ... (click to read more)

26 Apr 2016

FS visit to Ashby Castle 2016

 FS visit to Ashby Castle 2016 ... (click to read more)

19 Apr 2016

Y5 Battram Woods visit 2016

 Y5 Battram Woods visit 2016 ... (click to read more)

19 Apr 2016

Y3 New Walk Museum trip 2016

 Y3 New Walk Musemu trip 2016 ... (click to read more)

15 Apr 2016

Academy Conversion Update

 Academy Conversion Update April 2016 ... (click to read more)

24 Mar 2016

Parents Forum Minutes February 2016

 Parents Forum Minutes Feb 2016  Parent Forum Contacts ... (click to read more)

21 Mar 2016

Y5 Bike 4 LIfe April 2016

 Y5 Bike 4 Life April 2016  Y5 Bike 4 Life Groups  Y5 Bike 4 Life Timetable ... (click to read more)

21 Mar 2016

FS Knights & Princesses Day April 2016

 FS Knights & Princesses Day April 2016 ... (click to read more)

07 Mar 2016

Sports Relief 2016

 Sports Relief 2016 ... (click to read more)

02 Mar 2016

Year 3 Spring Term Newsletter 2016

 Year 3 Spring Term Newsletter 2016 ... (click to read more)

25 Feb 2016

Safeguarding - Operation Encompass

 Operation Encompass Dear Parent/Carer, All Leicestershire Schools have become part of a new safeguarding initiative, which aims to improve outcomes for children and families affected by domestic violence and abuse. This scheme has been designed to provide early reporting to schools of any domestic abuse incidents that might have an impact on ... (click to read more)

25 Feb 2016

Playground Development - Feb 2016

 Playground Developments  Playground Plans Dear Parents Playground Developments We are delighted to bring you further news about the playground developments. On Monday 29th February (weather permitting), work will begin on the new playground area near the purple entrance gates. This will include new playground markings of a multi-use games area and a Fitness/Agility Trail. The ... (click to read more)

23 Feb 2016

School Meal Price Increase 02.2016

School Meal Price Increase 23rd February 2016 Dear Parents, It has come to our attention that Junior School Meals should be charged at £2.15.   Please note that as of Monday 29th February school meals will be charged at £2.15. Please ensure that you have enough funds on your child’s dinner account to cover ... (click to read more)

22 Feb 2016

1AC Class Assembly 17.02.2016

 1AC Class Assembly 17.03.16 ... (click to read more)

12 Feb 2016

Healthy Snack Choices 2016

 Healty Snack Choices 2016 ... (click to read more)

02 Feb 2016

Changes to Wrap Around School Care

 Changes to Wrap Around School Care Dear Parents/Carers Important Changes to Wrap Around School Care After February half term, Clubs Complete will continue to offer the usual clubs and activities afterschool, and the latest Club information is attached. However, the Breakfast Club will be operated by the school. The provision, times and prices ... (click to read more)

27 Jan 2016

Y5 Thinktank Trip 2016

 Y5 Thinktank Trip 2016 ... (click to read more)

22 Jan 2016

5AP Class Assembly Jan 2016

 5AP Class Assembly Jan 2016     ... (click to read more)

21 Jan 2016

Parents Forum 2016

 Parents Forum 2016 ... (click to read more)

20 Jan 2016

Progress Evening February 2016

 Progress Evening February 2016 ... (click to read more)

19 Jan 2016

Y6 Moving up, Moving on, 2016

 Y6 Moving up, Moving on 2016 Moving up, Moving on. Parents are invited to an information evening to explain what your child can expect in their final few months at Willesley School. The meeting will be in the school on Tuesday 2nd February starting at 6.30pm and we hope to finish at ... (click to read more)

18 Jan 2016

Star Foundation Activ8 Day Jan 2016

 Star Foundation Activ8 Day Jan 2016 ... (click to read more)

15 Jan 2016

Foundation Stage Spring Term Newsletter 2016

 Foundation Stage Spring Term 2016 Newsletter ... (click to read more)

08 Jan 2016

Y6 Stone Age Shelters topic 2016

 Y6 Stone Age Shelters topic 2016 ... (click to read more)

06 Jan 2016

Acorn 2 class cover arrangements

 Acorn 2 class cover arrangements Dear Parents/Carers Class cover for Acorn 2 As you may, or may not be aware, Mrs Hender is expecting her second baby in May 2016. She will start her maternity leave after the Easter holidays. Mrs Sturgess will be increasing her hours to cover Mrs Hender’s maternity leave ... (click to read more)

05 Jan 2016

Year 5 Spring Term Newsletter 2016

   Year 5 Spring Term Newsletter 2016 Year 5 Newsletter Spring 5HE and 5AP Happy New Year. We trust that all enjoyed the celebrations and that the children return to us refreshed. This half term we continue with our Study of WW2 and Science- Materials work. We are keen to move the children’s ... (click to read more)

05 Jan 2016

Academy conversion - Parent Consultation

 Academy conversion - Parent consultation   Academy FAQs Dear Parents/Carers On 25th November, the governing body of Ashby Willesley Primary School passed a motion in favour of pursuing academy conversion in 2016. This decision has been taken after a considerable degree of research and discussion and with the firm belief that this is ... (click to read more)

17 Dec 2015

Extra funding for School 2015/6

 Extra funding for School (Action needed) ... (click to read more)

14 Dec 2015

Cover for class 3PP

 Cover for Class 3PP Dear Parents/Carers Class cover for 3PP As you may, or may not be aware, Mrs Naomi Page is expecting her second baby in March 2016. She will start her maternity leave at the February half term break. Miss Gemma Preece will continue to work Monday to Wednesday and Mrs ... (click to read more)

27 Nov 2015

Decorations Morning Dec 2015

 Decorations Morning Decorations Morning Friday 4th December 2015 Dear Parents Well it’s starting to look a lot like Christmas….at least it will be after our Decoration’s Morning! Parents and grandparents are invited to join the children in their classrooms on the morning of Friday 4th December. Meet in the Hall at 9am. You can then ... (click to read more)

12 Nov 2015

Y5 WW2 Party

 Y5 WW2 Party   WW2 Tea Party (VE DAY Style) Friday 13th November - 2:15 - 3: 05pm Dear Parents, As a part of our WW2 topic, and during in Remembrance Day week, we wish to invite you to attend our VE Day style tea party. Children will bake WW2 recipes to share with ... (click to read more)

06 Nov 2015

Y4 Autumn Term 2nd Newsletter 2015

 Y4 Autumn Term 2nd Newsletter 2015 ... (click to read more)

06 Nov 2015

1JM Class Arrangements - Nov2015

 Class 1JM Staff Arrangements - Nov 2015 Class 1JM Arrangements   Dear Parents Miss Martindale has undergone her operation and we have now been informed that she will require a further couple of week’s recuperation. She is now expected to return on Tuesday 24th November. As per our earlier letter, the cover arrangements for ... (click to read more)

06 Nov 2015

Cross Country - November 2015

 Cross Country - November 2015 PLease find attached the latest information about Cross Country. Registration information is on the letter. Miss Elliott will be there from 9:45am with a supply of purple Willesley t-shirts. ... (click to read more)

29 Oct 2015

Y5 Beaumanor Trip November 2015

29th October 2015 Dear Parents Year 5 Beaumanor Hall Trip WW2 Experience - Wednesday 4th November 2015 Our trip is next week, Wednesday, and a reminder that the children should come dressed as an evacuee! Also they will require a packed lunch and drinks in a small rucksack. In case it is ... (click to read more)

27 Oct 2015

Y2 Mulit-skills Festival

 Y2 Multi-skills Festival   Year 2 Multi-sports Festival Monday 2nd November Each year our year 2 children take part in a multi-sports event at one of the local upper schools. This year we will be going to Ivanhoe College and Ashby School. We will be walking with the children on Monday 2nd November, leaving ... (click to read more)

12 Oct 2015

Footwear in School 2015

12th October 2015 Dear Parent/Guardian, You know what it’s like, the children return from school, having crossed the park, stamping in puddles etc and the first thing you say is “Take your shoes off at the door” We have noticed that with the onset of autumn we are beginning to trail into school ... (click to read more)

07 Oct 2015

Invitation to visit Year 1 Classes 2015

 Invitation to visit Year 1 Classes ... (click to read more)

05 Oct 2015

Class 1JM staff update

 Class 1JM Update Class 1JM Arrangements Dear Parents Unfortunately, Miss Martindale was unable to have her planned operation on Friday 2nd October. This has now been rescheduled for Monday 26th October. As per our earlier letter, the cover arrangements for her class from 26th October will be as previously advised. A member of ... (click to read more)

05 Oct 2015

Parents Evening October 2015

 Parent's Evening October 2015 Link to booking system: http://www.parents-booking.co.uk/ashbywillesley Dear Parents,                  Choose and book your own parents’ evening appointment times online We use an online booking system for Parents’ Evening and the next one is on Tuesday 27th and Thursday 29th October for all classes from Year R to Year 6. Please go to the ... (click to read more)

25 Sep 2015

Year 2 Dates for Diary

 Year 2 Diary Dates Year 2 - Dates for your Diary Thursday 15th October (3:15) A little reminder of our upcoming Art Gallery in Year 2.  You are invited to come back into your child’s classroom, after you have collect them, to be shown around the gallery.  The children have been very ... (click to read more)

25 Sep 2015

Helping your child with Maths at home 2015

 Helping your child with Maths at home ... (click to read more)

25 Sep 2015

Year 4 Hollowford Residential 2016

 Year 4 Hollowford Residential 2016 ... (click to read more)

25 Sep 2015

Year 6 Red Ridge Residential March 2016

 Year 6 Red Ridge Residential March 2016 ... (click to read more)

23 Sep 2015

Y5 WW2 Trip to Beaumanor Hall 2015

 Y5 WW2 Trip to Beaumanor Hall 2015 ... (click to read more)

21 Sep 2015

Term Dates 2016-2017

  Dear Parents/Carers TERM DATES 2016/2017 ACADEMIC YEAR I write to advise you that our term dates for the next academic year (2016/17) vary from those on the Leicestershire County Council website.  Please click here for details. The Headteachers and  Governors of all the local schools have worked together to provide consistent term ... (click to read more)

17 Sep 2015

Harvest Festival October 2015

17th September 2105 Harvest Festival at St Helen’s Church Friday 2nd October 10am Dear Parents, You are invited to join us for our Harvest Service on Friday 2nd October. As usual this takes place in St Helen’s Church, South Street at 10am. If you would like to walk to and from the church with ... (click to read more)

16 Sep 2015

Update from Mr Brookes - Sept 2015

 Sept 2015 Update    Dear Parents/Carers Welcome back to all of our pupils and those that are new to the school this year. Now that the children have started to settle into their new classes and our Foundation children are in school full time, I wanted to take the opportunity to update you ... (click to read more)

16 Sep 2015

Year 5 Visit to the Statutes 2015

16th September 2015 Dear Parents, Year 5 Statutes Visit – Monday 21st September 2015 Year 5 will walk to visit the Statutes, the fair in the town centre, on Monday 21st September. The fair is not open for rides to the public. It is open for free rides for children with disabilities. The purpose ... (click to read more)

16 Sep 2015

Year 5 D&T Day October 2015

 Year 5 D&T Day October 2015 ... (click to read more)

16 Sep 2015

Year 2 & 3 Morning Club

 Y2-3 Morning Club Get Up and Go Morning Club - Year 2 and 3                                                                          ... (click to read more)

16 Sep 2015

Year 4 & 5 Morning Club

 Y4-5 Morning Club Get Up and Go Morning Club - Year 4 and 5                                                                          ... (click to read more)

14 Sep 2015

Pupil Premium and Free School Meals

 Pupil Premium and Free School Meals Dear Parents/Carers PUPIL PREMIUM As you may have heard on the news, schools receive additional money for all pupils who are entitled to Free School Meals (Pupil Premium). Parents who are in receipt of the following benefits can register for Free School Meals: Job Seekers Allowance (Income ... (click to read more)

11 Sep 2015

Year 5 Autumn Term Newsletter 2015

 Year 5 Autumn Term Newsletter 2015 ... (click to read more)

11 Sep 2015

WASPs Community Event 2015

 WASPS Community Event Join us at Ashby Cricket Club on Friday, 25th September for a relaxed get together - a chance to catch up with friends you haven't seen over the summer, meet new families that have joined Willesley, and generally get to know the Ashby Willesley Primary crew! It is ... (click to read more)

10 Sep 2015

Year 3 Jewry Wall Museum October 2015

 Year 3 Jewry Wall Museum Trip October 2015 ... (click to read more)

10 Sep 2015

Year 4 Viking Day September 2015

 Year 4 Viking Day September 2015 ... (click to read more)

08 Sep 2015

Foundation Stage Welcome to Willesley Party 2015

 Foundation Welcome Party ... (click to read more)

07 Sep 2015

Willesley School Bake Off 2015

Dear children! You are invited to make a small cake or cakes (no more than 6) for ‘The Great Willesley Bake Off!’ and bring them to school on Friday 25th September. Your delicious cakes will be sold after school to raise money for Macmillan Coffee Morning. One entry per family only, due ... (click to read more)

04 Sep 2015

Y1 Autumn Term Newsletter

 Y1 Autumn Newsletter   ... (click to read more)

04 Sep 2015

Y2 Autumn Newsletter and Topic

 Y2 Autumn Newsletter    Y2 Autumn Topic ... (click to read more)

04 Sep 2015

Y4 Autumn Newsletter

 Y4 Autumn Newsletter ... (click to read more)

03 Sep 2015

Year 5 Trip to Packington Park 2015

3rd September 2015 Dear Parents, Year 5 Trip to Packington Park – Wednesday 9th September 2015 To launch our Forces topic, in Science, we are visiting Packington Park next Wednesday. We shall look at pushes and pulls together with opposing and balanced forces in action. We will walk across the fields so children ... (click to read more)

09 Jul 2015

End of an Amazing Year - Letter from Mr Brookes

An Amazing Year at Willesley! Dear Parents Well here we are at the end of another year. I can’t believe it’s gone so quickly. It has been an incredibly successful year throughout the school. Number on roll has grown massively, so big in fact that we are likely to have over ... (click to read more)

26 Jun 2015

Class 34AE and Class Acorn 2

Dear Parents Staffing changes in class 34AE and Acorn 2 From week commencing 29th June, we will be welcoming back Mrs Page and Mrs Hender from their maternity leave. Both will be returning on a part time basis. Therefore, the teachers for classes 34AE and Acorn 2 for the last two weeks ... (click to read more)

18 Jun 2015

County Championships 24th June

 School Games Dear Parents (invited children only) We are delighted to invite your child to the event below, which is the Level 3, County Finals! Your child will be representing North West Leicestershire in the following event: ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The ‘School Games’ is a key Government priority for realising a meaningful sporting legacy from ... (click to read more)

18 Jun 2015

KS2 Sports Afternoon 2015

 KS2 Sports Afternoon information Dear Parents                                                                                         ... (click to read more)

15 Jun 2015

Year 5 Sex Education 2015

15th June 2015 Dear Parents, As part of our Sex and Relationship Education Programme (in Science and PHSE). Year 5 girls and boys will be watching Programme 1 of a ‘Living and Growing’ series entitled ‘Changes’. This encourages children to reflect on the physical changes that occur during puberty. ... (click to read more)

12 Jun 2015

WASPS Summer Music Festival Update

 Click here for pdf version of flyer WASPS Music Festival 2015 - incorporating Willesleys Got Talent Please find below the proposed schedule for the upcoming WASPs Music Festival and Willesley’s Got Talent Event being held Friday 19th June 2015 from 5.30pm-9.00pm on the school field. If the weather should be showery ... (click to read more)

09 Jun 2015

WASP's Music Festival 2015

THE VERY FIRST WILLESLEY MUSIC FESTIVAL! ON THE SCHOOL FIELD FRIDAY 19 JUNE FROM 5.30PM - 9PM. Join us for an evening of relaxed, family friendly entertainment *Be the judges at The Grand Final of Willesley's Got Talent *Listen to the music from 2 live bands *Indulge in a drink or 2 from the fully licensed ... (click to read more)

05 Jun 2015

Staff Structure for September 2015

  Dear Parents Class Structure for September 2015 As the resignation date for teachers has now passed, I am able to inform parents of the class structure for the new school year, starting 1st September 2015. The building works to extend the school will be commencing on site at the start of the ... (click to read more)

01 Jun 2015

Instrumental Tuition 2015-16

 For PDF version Dear Parents, Instrumental Tuition 2015-16 All children from Year 3 upwards are offered the opportunity to have Peripatetic Instrumental Tuition here at school.  At the moment we can offer tuition in the following:- Violin, Clarinet, Saxophone, Guitar, Flute, Piano, Keyboard and Cello (Brass on request) Instruments are usually hired or purchased ... (click to read more)

01 Jun 2015

Ashby Schools Art Festival

 Ashby Schools Art Festival - Sat 6th June ... (click to read more)

18 May 2015

Year 1 Phonics Screening 2015

Dear Year 1 Parents/Carers, Re: Year 1 Phonics Screening Check AS you may well already be aware, all Y1 children now undergo a national phonics screening test. This helps to inform our continual assessment of the children’s phonic knowledge and the results of the check will be shared with parents/carers ... (click to read more)

18 May 2015

Vacancies on the Governing Body

Dear Parents  Our Governing Body is looking to recruit 3 new Governors.  These Governors will be Co-opted and therefore could be parents or other members of the community.  Co-opted Governors are not elected but instead go through a selection process.   Information about the roles and selection process can be found on ... (click to read more)

18 May 2015

Y6 Snowdome Trip 2015

 Click here to download a copy of the letter Year 6 Trip to the Snowdome, Tamworth – Wednesday 8th July 2015 Dear Parents, We would like to offer a fun day out for Year 6 before leaving us to go to Secondary School. We are pleased, therefore, to offer a day ... (click to read more)

15 May 2015

Ivanhoe consultation on School Day for Year 6 parents

Letter from Ivanhoe - to download letter and FAQs   Dear Parent/Carer   Consultation of proposed changes to timings of the Ivanhoe College Day   I am writing to consult with you about a proposed change to the structure of the college day with effect from the 1 September 2015. As your child will ... (click to read more)

11 May 2015

Year 6 Out and About in Ashby

Dear Parents Year 6 will be 'Out and About in Ashby' on Friday 15th May. They will need  * A packed lunch and drink * Waterproof coat * Rucksack * Good walking shoes/wellies We will be out and about all day - rain or shine - so please make sure they are prepared. Thank you Miss Rainbow and ... (click to read more)

08 May 2015

Free Eye Tests

 Information regarding Free Eye Tests for Children ... (click to read more)

06 May 2015

Class 1JM - Staff Update

Class 1JM Arrangements – Summer Term Update   Dear Parents   Further to our last letter in March, I would like to update you on arrangements for class 1JM.   We are delighted to let you know that Miss Martindale is feeling much better and will be returning to work, initially on a part time ... (click to read more)

05 May 2015

Y6 Warning Zone Trip 2015

W A R N I N G Z O N E Dear Parent/Guardian, We are pleased to announce that Year 6 will be visiting The Warning Zone this year. It is a few years since our last visit due to them changing venues, twice. The Warning Zone is an exciting and interactive ... (click to read more)

28 Apr 2015

Year 6 SHAPE Club

 Click here to download a pdf version   Dear Parents,   Your child has shown an interest in attending the after school SHAPE club that is due to begin next week.    SHAPE club is ran by Ashby Youth For Christ and covers a range of activities promoting the themes – staying Safe, being Healthy, ... (click to read more)

27 Apr 2015

Family Photography Fundraising at Spring Fair

 To download letter, click here Dear Parent/Carers,   School Fundraising - Family Portrait Photography at the Spring Fair   Saul Isaac Photography would love to share their Q Range photography experience with you, a fun and relaxed session, capturing your family at this stage in their lives.   This special offer has been arranged with the ... (click to read more)

21 Apr 2015

Year 5 Thinktank 2015

 Year 5 trip to Thinktank, Birmingham 2015 ... (click to read more)

16 Apr 2015

FS visit to Ashby Castle 2015

 FS visit to Ashby Castle 2015 ... (click to read more)

16 Apr 2015

Year 5 Bike 4 Life 2015

 Year 5 Bike 4 Life 2015 ... (click to read more)

13 Apr 2015

Year 1 Summer Term Newsletter 2015

 Year 1 Summer Term Newsletter 2015 ... (click to read more)

13 Apr 2015

Year 5 Summer Term Newsletter

 Year 5 Summer Term Newsletter ... (click to read more)

27 Mar 2015

Year 3/4 Newsletter - March 2015

 Year 3/4 Newsletter - March 2015 ... (click to read more)

25 Mar 2015

YR - Knights and Princesses

 YR - Knights and Princesses ... (click to read more)

10 Mar 2015

3/4LB and 5AP Class cover

 3/4LB and 5AP Class cover ... (click to read more)

09 Mar 2015

Y2 & 3 Multi Skills Club

 Y2 and Y3 Multi Skills Club ... (click to read more)

06 Mar 2015

Acorn 1 Class Assembly March 2015

 Acorn 1 Class Assembly March 2015 ... (click to read more)

06 Mar 2015

Rocket Day March 2015

 Rocket Day 13th March 2015 ... (click to read more)

04 Mar 2015

Y2 Ash End Farm Trip

 Y2 Ash End Farm Trip ... (click to read more)

03 Mar 2015

Solar Eclipse 20th March

 Solar Eclipse 20th March 2015 ... (click to read more)

02 Mar 2015

WASPS Chocolate Bingo

 WASPS Chocolate Bingo - 20th March ... (click to read more)

27 Feb 2015

FS Animal Experience

 Foundation Stage Animal Experience ... (click to read more)

27 Feb 2015

FS Change to Assemblies

 FS change to assembly dates ... (click to read more)

27 Feb 2015

Y6 Moving up, Moving on

 Y6 Moving up, Moving on ... (click to read more)

23 Feb 2015

World Book Day 5th March 2015

 World Book Day March 2015 ... (click to read more)

23 Feb 2015

Year 1 Spring Term Newsletter

 Year 1 Spring Term Newsletter 2015 ... (click to read more)

23 Feb 2015

Year 1 Animal Experience

 Year 1 Life Topic and Animal Experience ... (click to read more)

09 Feb 2015

1AC Class Assembly

 1AC Class Assembly information ... (click to read more)

02 Feb 2015

New Building Proposals

New Building Proposals ... (click to read more)

01 Feb 2015

Red Ridge Kit List and Information

 Y6 Red Ridge Information ... (click to read more)

01 Feb 2015

Hollowford Kit List and Information

 Y4 Hollowford Kit List  ... (click to read more)

28 Jan 2015

Parents Evening Feb 2015 - new online booking

 Parents Evening Feb 2015 - choose and book your own parents' evening appointments online ... (click to read more)

26 Jan 2015

Grandparent's Morning

 Grandparent's Morning ... (click to read more)

19 Jan 2015

Year 2 Spring Term Newsletter

 Y2 Spring Term Newsletter ... (click to read more)

19 Jan 2015

Year 1 Spring Term Newsletter

 Year 1 Spring Term Newsletter ... (click to read more)

19 Jan 2015

Year 5 Spring Term Newsletter

 Year 5 Spring Term Newsletter ... (click to read more)

19 Jan 2015

Foundation Spring Term Newsletter

 Foundation Spring Term Newsletter ... (click to read more)

17 Dec 2014

Term Dates 2015 2016 Academic Year

 Term Dates 2015/2016 Academic Year variation ... (click to read more)

10 Dec 2014

1 JM Staff Absence - Update

 1 JM Staff Absence Update ... (click to read more)

10 Dec 2014

Year 3 and 4 Newsletter December

 Year 3 and 4 December Newsletter ... (click to read more)

09 Dec 2014

Year 2 Christmas Journey

 Year 2 Christmas Journey ... (click to read more)

03 Dec 2014

1 JM Staff Absence

 1 JM Staff Absence ... (click to read more)

01 Dec 2014

Year 1 Christmas Play

 Year 1 Christmas Play ... (click to read more)

12 Nov 2014

Wear Blue November 2014

 Wear Blue Day 17th November 2014 ... (click to read more)

12 Nov 2014

Acorn 1 Dance Festival

 Acorn 1 Dance Festival ... (click to read more)

15 Oct 2014

Year 5 Final Letter Midsummer Night's Dream

 Year 5 Final Letter Midsummer Night's Dream ... (click to read more)

10 Oct 2014

Year 3 and 4 Calum Slaney Get Up and Go Club

 Year 3 and 4 Calum Slaney Get Up and Go Club ... (click to read more)

01 Oct 2014

Progress Evenings October 2014

 Progress Evenings Oct 2014    ... (click to read more)

01 Oct 2014

Progress Evening October 2014 Year 3 and 4

Progress Evening October 2014 Year 3 and 4 ... (click to read more)

01 Oct 2014

Open Evening - 30th October 2014

Open Evening for Prospective Parent October 2014 ... (click to read more)

24 Sep 2014

Pupil Premium Adopted Children September 2014

 Pupil Premium Adopted Children September 2014 ... (click to read more)

24 Sep 2014

Harvest Festival Letter Autumn 2014

 Harvest Fesitval Letter Autumn 2014 ... (click to read more)

22 Sep 2014

Pantomime Visit December 2014

 Pantomime Visit December 2014 ... (click to read more)

22 Sep 2014

Year 6 Red Ridge 2015

 Year 6 Red Ridge 2015 ... (click to read more)

19 Sep 2014

Parents Forum School Improvement Comments

 Parents Forum School Improvement Comments ... (click to read more)

19 Sep 2014

Year 3 and 4 Roman Day

 Year 3 and 4 Roman Day ... (click to read more)

05 Sep 2014

Year 3 and 4 Jewry Wall Reminder

 Year 3 and 4 Jewry Wall Reminder  ... (click to read more)

01 Sep 2014

Welcome Evening Autumn 2014

 Welcome Evening Autumn 2014 ... (click to read more)

29 Aug 2014

Year 5 Swimming Goggles

 Year 5 Swimming Goggles  ... (click to read more)

28 Aug 2014

Year 2 Autumn Term Newsletter

/user_uploads/files/Y2%20Autumn%20Term%20Newsletter.pdf Year 2 Autumn Term Newsletter ... (click to read more)

28 Aug 2014

Year 5 Newsletter Autumn 2014

 Year 5 Autumn Newsletter 5HE and 5AP ... (click to read more)

28 Aug 2014

Year 3 and 4 Autumn Newsletter

 Year 3 and 4 Autumn Newsletter ... (click to read more)

27 Aug 2014

Year 5 and 6 Staff Change

 Year 5 and 6 Staff Change ... (click to read more)