Parkwood News 17th March 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

The School Day

Please remember that the school gate is open from 08:30. You can bring children in from 08:30 which gives you a better chance of being on time for school.


Governing Body Vacancy

We still have two vacancies for parent governors on your governing body. Please contact  Mr. Wade or Brian Bell. For information or applications. Closing date Friday 31st March.


Comic Relief

Bring your good quality toys in for a toy swap event to raise money for Comic Relief on Thursday 23rd March. Toys can be given to Halina High or dropped into Mr. Wade’s office. We will also be dressing in red for Comic Relief on Friday 24th March—pay £1 and wear red clothes.


FOP News

Well done to our amazing Football girls’ teams this week for competing in the tournaments!

Toy Share/ Swap  on Thu 23rd March, bring in good quality toys suitable for nursery/ reception, see flyer and posters.

Red Nose Day on Fri 24th March, help out, wear red for the day (pay £1) , bake a cake (bring in on the day or day before).

Further ahead, keep an eye out for Yr 1, Nursery and Yr 3 fundraisers end of April and in May.

This year, our Summer Fair will be held on Sat 1st July and we need all the help we can get! Let us know what stall you would like to (help) run or how you can help out with preparations. Also see the minutes we have e-mailed. If you haven’t received these, look at our noticeboard or e-mail us at address below.

We now have a Friends of Parkwood What’s App group, if you would like to join it too (you can leave when you want to and ‘mute’ the notifications), please text Laura your name and number on 07909591898 or e-mail us.

And don’t forget: help oppose the cuts to our school! See

When shopping online please use easyfundraising to raise free funds for our school. Just follow the link

Thank you! Friends of Parkwood (FoP; Halina, Liz & Laura)


Upcoming Trips:

March:  29th  Reception Science Museum

April: 20th Y5 Wetlands Centre, 24th-28th 5 Spain (selected pupils only)


YR     86.3% 

Y1     93.2%

Y2     98.7%

Y3     97.6%

Y4      94.8%

Y5      97.0%

Y6      99.3%

Overall    95.2%