Here is a list of important Autumn Term 2016 dates for your diary. We will endeavor to keep this list as up-to-date as possible, adding new events as they occur during the term. In the event of a change, e.g. cancellation of sports events due to inclement weather, parents will be informed via Parentmail and the school website.
Summer term 2017 dates for your diary:
Wednesday 26th April Y6, Class 2 Eco Day at Nissan
Thursday 27th April Y6 Class 1 Eco Day at Nissan
Tuesday 2nd May Photographer in School
Tuesday 9th May Y4 Rugby at Boldon School
Mon 8th May – Thur 11th May SATs Week.
Wednesday 17th May PTA Meeting
Tuesday 6th June Y3 Rugby at Boldon School
Mon 12th – Fri 16th June Y6 Residential to Dukeshouse Wood
Tuesday 13th June Y5 Football at Boldon School
Wednesday 28th June Sports Day 1pm. All Welcome
Tuesday 4th July Y6 Swimming Gala at Boldon School
Thursday 6th July Y6 Brass and Samba Performance. Y6 parents welcome.
Mon 10th – fri 14th July Y5 Residential to Gibside Stables
Thur 13th and Fri 14th July Y6 Transition days
Friday 21st July Break up for summer holidays
Events coming up in the Spring Term 2017:
Adults only please.
Thursday 26th January Class 6 assembly (Year 4 Miss Murton) – 10.15-10.30am
Thursday 2nd February Class 7 assembly (Year 4 Miss Griffiths) – 10.15-10.30am
Thursday 16th March Class 9 assembly (Year 3 Miss Robson) – 10.15-10.30am
Thursday 30th March Class 8 assembly (Year 3 Mrs McCann) – 10.15-10.30am
Tuesday 17th January Y5 Residential – Initial interest meeting. 3.00pm
Tuesday 24th January Chinese New Year lunch
25th January (morning) Y4 Multiskills Festival. Boldon School
25th January (afternoon) Benchball Festival, Boldon School
Wedneday 25th January Year 5 ICT day (in school with Openzone Teachers)
1st February (morning) Y5 Multiskills Festival. Boldon School
Monday 6th and Monday 13th February – Parent meetings 2:30pm – 6:30pm.
Appointment details to follow.
7th February (morning) Football Tournament at Mortimer School. Football team.
Tuesday 7th February Safer Internet Day
8th February (morning) Y3 Multiskills. Boldon School
Monday 20th – Friday 24th February – Half term holiday
In-Service day Monday 27th February 2017. School closed to pupils.
Wednesday 1st March Y4 French Day at The Word
Thursday 2nd March PTA Disco 5pm – 6:30pm
2nd March (afternoon) Girls Football Team match at Mortimer School
Friday 3rd March World Book Day. Children are invited to dress up as their favourite book character and will enjoy a performance of The Jungle Book by Image Theatre Company. Details to follow.
6th – 10th March Curriculum Week. Parents will be invited in to see the children at work on Thursday afternoon.
Monday 6th March Science Club starts
13th – 16th March Book Fair
15th and 16th March Bikeability, year 4
15th March Video Conference with a school in France, Class 5
16th March (afternoon) Y4 Quicksticks Hockey Tournament at Boldon School
16th March Y5 Fire safety workshop.
20th March (afternoon) Y5/6 Hockey tournament at Boldon School
23rd March Class 1 visit to Nissan
29th March (10am–2pm) Y5 Rugby tournament at Temple Park Centre
30th March Y5 visit to Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
31st March Class 2 visit to Nissan
Tuesday 4th April Easter Egg display in the school hall 3:30 – 4:00pm
Wednesday 5th April Easter Egg display in the school hall 8:30 – 9:00am
Thursday 6th April Easter Service led by Y5 pupils. 2.00pm in St George’s Church
Wednesday 15th February PTA meeting in the Grey Horse, 6pm. All welcome
Thursday 2nd March PTA Junior Disco
Friday 10th March Non-uniform day to provide gift and tombola donations for the Mother’s Day Coffee morning.
Saturday 25th March PTA Mother’s Day Coffee Morning 10.00am -12noon
Half-term 20th Feb – 24th Feb 2017 inc.
Easter break Monday 10th April – Friday 21st April 2017
May Bank holiday Monday 1st May 2017
Half-term 29th May – 2nd June 2017 inc.
Summer holiday Break up Friday 21st July 2017
School re-opens Tuesday 5th September 2017
Autumn Term 2016
Monday 5th September – In service day. School closed to pupils.
Tuesday 6th September – School opens to pupils.
Tuesday 13th September – School Council visit to Jarrow Town Hall
Thursday 15th September – Y6 visit to Eden Camp
Saturday 17th September – Friends of EB Parks Funday.
Thursday 6th October, Class 1 assembly, 10:15 – 10:30am. Parents welcome.
Tuesday 11th October – Hoops for Health roadshow, Newcastle Eagles
Tuesday 11th October and Wednesday 12th October, Parent meetings. Details to be sent to parents later in the term.
Friday 14th October, ICT day, Y6, Maths in Motion
Wednesday 19th October, M and M Theatrical Productions present The Wizard of Oz. Whole School.
Thursday 20th October, Class 2 assembly, 10:15 – 10:30am. Parents welcome.
Thursday 20th October, 5pm – 6:30pm PTA Disco.
Monday 24th to Friday 28th October 2016 – Half term holiday
Thursday 10th November, Class 4 assembly, 10:15 – 10:30am. Parents welcome.
Thursday 17th November, Flu vaccinations
Thursday 24th November, Class 5 assembly, 10:15 – 10:30am. Parents welcome.
Friday 25th November – Onesie day for PTA tombola.
Friday 25th November, Save the Children Toy Fair, 3:30pm – 5pm
Monday 28th November Y5 visit to the Magistrates Court – first class
Tuesday 29th November, ICT day, Y4 in school with staff from The Word.
Tuesday 6th December – Y3 present ‘The Day Baby Jesus Came to Town.’ 2pm
Wednesday 7th December – Y3 present ‘The Day Baby Jesus Came to Town.’ 6pm
Thursday 8th December -Year 6 Enterprise Day. Market Place, South Shields
Thursday 8th December – PTA Christmas Fair, Infant School, 3:30pm
Friday 9th December – Singing Club Concert, 1:30pm
Monday 12th December Y5 visit to the Magistrates Court – second class
Wednesday 14th December, Y3/4 Christmas Party, 1 – 3:30pm
Wednesday 14th December, Y5/6 Christmas Party, 4:30 – 6:30pm
Thursday 15th December – Christmas Lunch
Friday 16th December 2016. Carol service in St George’s Church, 1:30pm. Parents welcome.
Break up for Christmas holidays. Children will be escorted back to school after the church service. Parents are requested to collect children from their classrooms at 2:30pm.
Monday 19th December 2016 to Friday 30th December 2016 – Christmas holidays.
Monday 2nd January 2017 – Bank holiday
Tuesday 3rd January 2017 – In-service Day. School closed to pupils.
Further dates will be added and information sent to parents during the term.