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09 Feb 2018

World Book Day March 2018

9th February 2018 Dear Parents This year we would like to celebrate World Book Day by hosting a week themed upon a book. Our Purple Parliament have been busy gathering ideas and the chosen theme will be ‘Alice in Wonderland’. Week commencing 26th February will feature activities, competitions and lessons based on ... (click to read more)

09 Feb 2018

Year 6 Residential October 2019

Dear Parent/Guardian, After over 20 years of visiting Red Ridge, we have decided that we would like to visit a new location and offer children an opportunity to participate in some different activities. We have also considered the timing of the residential and would like to use it as ... (click to read more)

05 Feb 2018

Progress Evenings - February 2018

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 February and Thursday 1st March for all classes from Year R to Year 6. Please go to the website: to book appointments. ... (click to read more)

26 Jan 2018

Year 5 Orienteering Competition March 18

Dear Parent/Carer We’d like to invite your child to represent the school in an Orienteering Competition. It is being held at Donisthorpe Woodlands (Jungle Madness) on Tues 20th March and our allocated time slot is from 12.15pm – approximately 2pm We’d appreciate it if you could let us know if ... (click to read more)

18 Dec 2017

Changes in Leadership for January 2018

Changes in Leadership from January 2018 Dear Parents and Carers, Since conversion to an academy, the last 18 months have certainly been busy at Ashby Willesley with lots of progress and achievements accomplished throughout all sectors of the school and with all pupils. Along with these school advances we have also ... (click to read more)

08 Dec 2017

'A Christmas Carol' - visiting theatre company performance 2017

Dear Parents                                                                  ‘A Christmas Carol’ – Thursday 21st December 2017  We are delighted to tell you about a Christmas treat ... (click to read more)

07 Dec 2017

Y6 Stone Age Workshop 9/01/2018

Dear Parent /Guardian Next term, out topic is called ‘Survival of the Fittest’, during which we will be learning about the Stone Age. We are delighted to have the opportunity of a Historical company, Portal to the Past, coming to work with us during the school day on Tuesday 9th January ... (click to read more)

07 Dec 2017

KS2 Carol Service Tuesday 19th December 2017

7th December 2017 Dear Parents, KS2 Carol Service: Tuesday 19th December The KS2 Carol Service takes place Tuesday 19th December, 6:30pm at Holy Trinity Church, Kilwardby Hill, Ashby.  Children need to be at the church by 6:15pm All children in Year 3, 4, 5 and 6 are participating – please accompany your child ... (click to read more)

28 Nov 2017

Y5 Global Leicester Trip 18/01/2018

 Y5 Global Leicester Trip 18/01/2018 ... (click to read more)

24 Nov 2017

FS & KS1 Christmas Performances 2017

 FS &KS1 Christmas Performances 2017 ... (click to read more)

20 Nov 2017

Christmas Lunch 18/12/2017

 Christmas Lunch 18/12/2017 ... (click to read more)

17 Nov 2017

Christmas Decoration Morning 2017

 Christmas Decoration Morning 2017 ... (click to read more)

15 Nov 2017

Maths Evening 21/11/17

 Maths Evening 21/11/17 ... (click to read more)

07 Nov 2017

Year 5 VE Day Tea Party 2017

 Year 5 VE Day Tea Party 2017 ... (click to read more)

06 Nov 2017

Xmas Fair 8/12/17

 Xmas Fair 8/12/17 ... (click to read more)

06 Nov 2017

Odd Socks Day 13/11/2017

 Odd Socks Day 13/11/2017 ... (click to read more)

17 Oct 2017

Cross Country Dates

 Cross Country 2017-18 Dear Pupils and Parents   2017/2018 North West Leicestershire Schools Cross Country League   The dates for the new Schools Country League have been issued and we would like to forward them to you for your diaries. These races will be run as a league, with individual medals for the top 3 ... (click to read more)

12 Oct 2017

WASPs Christmas Fundraiser 2017

 WASPs Christmas Fundraiser 2017 ... (click to read more)

10 Oct 2017

Maths Evening Nov 2017

 Maths Evening Nov 2017 ... (click to read more)

10 Oct 2017

Metal Maths Years 2 - 6

 Mental Maths Year 2 - 6 ... (click to read more)

10 Oct 2017

Social Media 2017

 Social Media 2017 ... (click to read more)

04 Oct 2017

Parent Governor Election Ballot

 Parent Governor Election - Oct 2017  Candidate Statements ... (click to read more)

03 Oct 2017

Y2 STEM Workshop 02.18

 Y2 STEM Workshop 02.18 ... (click to read more)

03 Oct 2017

Y3 STEM Workshop 02.18

 Y3 STEM Workshop 02.18 ... (click to read more)

02 Oct 2017

Y4 Materials request 2017

 Y4 Materials request 2017 ... (click to read more)

25 Sep 2017

Harvest Festival Oct 2017

 Harvest Festival Oct 2017 ... (click to read more)

25 Sep 2017

Year 6 Red Ridge Residential 2018

 Year 6 Red Ridge Residential 2018 ... (click to read more)

22 Sep 2017

Parents Evening - October 2017

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

07 Sep 2017

FS Welcome Party 2017

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

07 Sep 2017

WASPs Community Event 2017

 WASPs Community Event 2017 ... (click to read more)

05 Sep 2017

Clubs Survey

 Clubs Survey Clubs and Activities Survey Following feedback from our school Parents’ Forum, the Governing Body, are reviewing the current offering of school activities and clubs, with the aim of improving the variety and availability of activities/clubs that the children can take part in.  This review will look at activities/clubs we ... (click to read more)

04 Sep 2017

Y3 Roman Day Sept 2017

 Y3 Roman Day Sept 2017 ... (click to read more)

01 Sep 2017

Y2 Art Work 2017

 Y2 Art Work 2017 ... (click to read more)