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Letters Home

These are 'general' letters, for all families or for specific classes, covering a range of matters including such as trips, events, projects, special requests, and other information from school and from your child's teacher.

Date Content Letter is for
5 Mar Further information on our full re-opening. All families
3 Mar Welcome Back letter - 8th March full re-opening! All families
15 Feb Statement on Home Page of our website All families
12 Feb Half-term message for parents & carers All families
15 Jan Free School Meal Vouchers start on Mon 18th Jan YR - Y6
12 Jan Food Packs now available! YR - Y6
8 Jan Packed lunches available - let us know by 10.30am YR - Y6
7 Jan Weekly Food Packs (Free Sch Meals) YR - Y6
7 Jan Clarifying eligibility for school places YR - Y6
7 Jan Packed Lunches available - let us know by 10.30am YR - Y6
6 Jan Packed Lunches available - let us know by 10.30 YR - Y6
6 Jan Learning Packs now available for collection YR - Y6
5 Jan Hot take-away meal available YR - Y6
5 Jan Important update from school - Tues 5th Jan All families
5 Jan School places criteria All families
4 Jan URGENT - immediate closure of all schools All families
3 Jan School will re-open on Monday 4th January. All families.
18 Dec Meet Betsy Bear! Nursery
17 Dec GPS Official Christmas Card! All families
9 Dec Nuffield Early Language Project Reception
25 Nov Nursery Stay & Play - 9th Dec Nursery
25 Nov Little Butterflies Stay & Play - 9th Dec Little Butterflies
18 Nov Little Butterflies - Places available for Jan 2020! All families
13 Nov Tapestry - Linking Home & School! Nursery
11 Nov Odd Socks Day - Mon 16 Nov - Anti-Bullying Week! All families
5 Nov Remote Learning Survey Yrs 2-6
23 Oct EYFS Harvest Festival Costumes EYFS
23 Oct Basketball Club to start on Mon 9th Nov (Y3/4) Yrs 3&4
14 Oct Spooky Day Reception - 23rd Oct Reception
14 Oct Spooky Days Early Years - 23rd Oct & 2nd Nov Nursery
14 Oct Y5 visit to Sunderland Minster - 3rd Nov Year 5
13 Oct Y2 Elba Park visit 21st Oct Year 2
13 Oct Y1 Elba Park visit - 19th Oct Year 1
2 Oct Reception Traffic Survey Reception
30 Aug By email - Welcome Back letter All families
The letters below relate to the 2019-2020 school year
21 July Special end of year Update for all families All families
14 July Reminder - Invitation for Y6 - for Thurs 16th July Y6 families
14 July Our new telephone number! All families
14 July

Summer Re-Opening - Welcome Back Everyone!

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All families
14 July End of Term & Summer break - Key Worker & Vulnerable KW/V families
13 July Grangetown's Got Talent reminder All families
13 July GPS teaching Team for September 2020 All families
29 June Grangetown's Got Talent is back! Years N-6
26 June Transition Days and our Stay & Play visits - 'Bridge to September' All families
25 June Letter to Year 1 parents/carers Y1 returners
19 June Letter to Year 1 parents/carers Y1 families
18 June Letter to Y6 parents - children are returning to sch 22/06 Y6 returners
11 June E-Mail to Y6 parents/carers  Y6 families
10 June 'Wider Opening' update & consultation - letter and Q & A All families
2 June COVID-19 Update for parents & carers All families
22 May Important message for all parents/carers All families
18 May

Childcare - Key Worker children & Vulnerable children

All families
17 April Update on the FSM Voucher Scheme All families
16 April Places available - Nursery & Reception - Sep 2020 All families
1 April Message for all schools - Northumbria Police All families
1 April Is your child registered for free school meals? FSM families
1 April Update - School Meals Vouchers FSM families
27 Mar Key Worker childcare - school reopening 30 March KW parents
25 Mar Key Worker Update & Reminder KW parents
24 Mar Key Worker Update & Reminder KW parents
22 Mar Urgent Statement for Key Worker Parents/Carers KW parents
22 Mar Key Worker/Critical Worker Application Form KW parents
17 Mar Update for GPS families All families
16 Mar Update for GPS families All families
12 Feb Parking issue - important All families
22 Jan Our two Gold Awards for Sport & PE! All families
20 Dec Our 2019 Christmas Card! All families
3 Dec Christmas Musical Extravaganza - 11th Dec All families
21 Nov School Closure 22 Nov - sickness bug - deep clean All families
13 Nov Welcome to Miss Charlton! Y2 families
18 Oct Flying Start Nursery Haloween themed day 25 Oct FSN families
18 Oct Flying Start Nursery Harvest Festival invitation FSN families
18 Oct EYFS Haloween themed day 25 Oct EYFS
18 Oct EYFS invite to Harvest Festival EYFS
16 Oct Y5 Sports Leaders' Course - 21 Oct Y5 families
16 Oct Invitation to Harvest Festival Wed 23 Oct All families
15 Oct Change for Life visit to Tennis Centre 22 Oct CfL families
11 Oct Y5 Design Tech & Science Parents' Workshop 21 Oct Y5 families
9 Oct Y4 Beamish visit - traditional sweet shop order form! Y4 families
9 Oct Y4 Beamish visit - Tues 12 Oct Y4 families
9 Oct Y6 WW2 Day - Wed 23 Oct Y6 families
8 Oct Y2NR Musical Parents' Workshop - 21 October Y2NR
8 Oct Y2RD Musical Parents' Workshop - 21 October Y2RD families
3 Oct Bring it On! Year 6 visit to SoL Y6 families
26 Sep Y3VS, Y3/4LM - Broomhouse Farm - 22 October Y3 & Y3/4
24 Sep Y5 - Show Racism the Red Card visit to SoL Y5 families
17 Sep Y4 - Times Tables Tuesdays! Y4 families
16 Sep Items needed for bag - Flying Start Nursery FSN families
13 Sep Y5 Visit to Centre for Life, 4 October Y5 families
13 Sep Car Park changes as of Mon 16 Sep All families
13 Sep Car Park 'permits' ending as of Mon  16 Sep Permit holders
12 Sep Change4Life Club to re-start on Mon 16 Sep C4L families
12 Sep Staff Training Day - Mon 30 Sep - School Closed  All families
11 Sep Y3-Y3/4-Y4 trip to Hendon Beach (16 Sep) Y3&Y4 parents
10 Sep Y6 trip to Eden Camp (8 Oct) Y6 families
9 Sep After School Clubs Schedule (from wc 16 Sep) Yrs 1-6 parents
9 Sep Consent for IMPACT drop-ins All families
6 Sep Music tuition re-starts soon Musicians
5 Sep Football with Arj - Years 2 & 3 - starts this week Y2 & Y3 
4 Sep Year 1 Woodland Fridays Y1 families
4 Sep Swimming at Southmoor for Class 4KM Y4 families