Dec
10
Tue
EYFS Open Morning
Dec 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

This is an opportunity for prospective parents of children entering Nursery or Reception in the coming year to book an appointment to come and have a look around our Early Years and Foundation Stage unit. Senior staff will be on hand to answer any questions parents may have.

To book an appointment please email parents@sirthomasabney.hackney.sch.uk or call the school office on 020 8800 1411.

Guitar Performance
Dec 10 @ 2:15 pm – 2:45 pm

Parents of children learning to play the guitar in school are invited to attend a performance on Tuesday 10th December at 2.15pm. Please sign in at the school office.

Dec
11
Wed
Trip 4 Sycamore – Tate Gallery Take One Picture Project
Dec 11 all-day
Classes/Group: 4 Sycamore
Venue & purpose of trip: Tate Gallery – Take One Picture Project Exhibition
When: Wednesday 11th December  2019
Depart from School:  9.30am (children need to be in school at 8.55am for normal registration)
Return to school:  3pm (school finishes at 3.15pm as normal)
Transport: Public transport (London underground)
Staff on trip: Class Teachers (Renae Morrison) and Support Staff
Lunch

Children need to bring a packed lunch containing healthy foods and a plastic bottle of plain water (no glass bottles, fizzy drinks, sweets or chocolates). Children with a current authorisation for Free School Meals will be provided with a packed lunch by the school.

Children must bring a small bag or backpack to carry their lunch in.

Clothing: Full School Uniform (this is a Health & Safety requirement) with suitable walking shoes.
Inhalers/EpiPens Parents/Carers are responsible for ensuring that they provide the school with the appropriate inhalers and EpiPens for allergy sufferers at all times.
Behaviour Statement The highest standard of behaviour is expected of every child on a class trip as they represent the school. Any evidence of unacceptable behaviour leading up to the trip will result in children being kept back.

Yr4 Sycamore Tate Gallery 11.12.19

Dec
12
Thu
Brass Instruments Performance
Dec 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Parents of children learning to play Brass musical instruments in school are invited to attend a performance on Thursday 12th December 2019 at 10.30am. Please sign in at the school office.

Dec
13
Fri
Save the Children Christmas Jumper Appeal
Dec 13 all-day

On Friday 13th December we will join schools around the country to raise money for the Save the Children Christmas Jumper Appeal and donate £2 per person for this fantastic charity.

This year we would like to place the emphasis on decorating any old jumper with festive decorations. Please do not go out and spend money on buying a new Christmas jumper just for this event. Let’s see how creative everyone can be with their decorations! Let’s make it shiny, sparkly and funny.

https://www.savethechildren.org.uk/christmas-jumper-day

TRIP – Year 5 to Skinners’ Academy for PE Sessions
Dec 13 @ 10:45 am – 12:45 pm
Classes/Group: 5 Maple and 5 Oak
Venue & purpose of trip: Skinners’ Academy School – 4 PE sessions led by Year 11 PE GCSE students
When: Fridays – 1st & 8th November, 6th & 13th December 2019
Depart from School: 10.45am (children need to be in school at 8.55am for normal registration)
Return to school: 12.45pm (school finishes at 3.15pm as normal)
Transport: Walk there and back
Staff on trip: Class Teachers and Support Staff
Lunch Children will have lunch in school as normal once they return
Clothing:

Full School Uniform (this is a Health & Safety requirement) with suitable walking shoes.

IMPORTANT – Children must bring a full PE kit along with them

Inhalers/EpiPens Parents/Carers are responsible for ensuring that they provide the school with the appropriate inhalers and EpiPens for allergy sufferers at all times.
Behaviour Statement The highest standard of behaviour is expected of every child on a class trip as they represent the school. Any evidence of unacceptable behaviour leading up to the trip will result in children being kept back.

Yr5 Skinners’ PE Trips Nov & Dec 2019

Dec
17
Tue
Trip – 4 Redwood, Tate Gallery Take One Picture Project
Dec 17 all-day
Classes/Group: 4 Redwood
Venue & purpose of trip: Tate Gallery – Take One Picture Project Exhibition
When: Tuesday 17th December 2019
Depart from School: 10am (children need to be in school at 8.55am for normal registration)
Return to school: 3pm (school finishes at 3.15pm as normal)
Transport: Public transport (London underground)
Staff on trip: Class Teachers (Filsan Dudeye and Support Staff)
Lunch

Children need to bring a packed lunch containing healthy foods and a plastic bottle of plain water (no glass bottles, fizzy drinks, sweets or chocolates). Children with a current authorisation for Free School Meals will be provided with a packed lunch by the school.

Children must bring a small bag or backpack to carry their lunch in.

Clothing: Full School Uniform (this is a Health & Safety requirement) with suitable walking shoes.
Inhalers/EpiPens Parents/Carers are responsible for ensuring that they provide the school with the appropriate inhalers and EpiPens for allergy sufferers at all times.
Behaviour Statement The highest standard of behaviour is expected of every child on a class trip as they represent the school. Any evidence of unacceptable behaviour leading up to the trip will result in children being kept back.

Yr4 tate Gallery 17.12.19.docx

Year 2 Nativity Performance
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Parents and carers of the Year 2 classes are invited to attend their version of the Christmas story in the Lower Hall.

Yr2 – Nativity letter to Parents

Dec
18
Wed
Christmas Lunch
Dec 18 @ 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm

To the children and staff will be treated to an extended festive lunch.

Pupil Christmas Lunch Menu 2019

Dec
19
Thu
End of Term Class Parties
Dec 19 @ 1:15 pm – 3:15 pm

Children will celebrate the end of term with class parties. Parents are welcome to donate food, please be aware that we are a NUT FREE school and you must not provide any foods containing meat products.