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Issue 31

  1. 1. Norwood News Issue 31 13th May 2011 Arts Festival Countdown Menu 2 10 weeks to go Week Duddy Shield Football Final at Haig Avenue TERM DATES Congratulations once again to Norwoods A Team for reaching another final! Having played Farnborough already in one final, the boys knew this wasnt going to be an Summer Term 2011 easy task. Well done to all the team for their never say die attitude as they didnt give Half Term: up at any time during the game. A special mention must go to Aaron Rimmer for his Mon 30th May-Fri 3rd heroics in goal yet again and to Matthew Van Sprang-Rimmer for confidently scoring a June superb penalty. As ever, there was amazing support shown to Norwood by children, School closed: parents and staff alike. Thank you. The samba drums even had their second outing! Friday 1st July Our support was so impressive that staff and parents from Farnborough positively (Staff training day) commented too. We are all so proud of the team. Term Ends: Friday 22nd July. School closes at 2pm Autumn Term 2011 School Closed Thursday 1st September Friday 2nd September (Staff training days) Children return to school Monday 5th September Half Term Team: Aaron Rimmer, Jamie Hough, Tom Stewart, Jaydon Lavelle, Lewis Hitchcock, Mon 24th-Fri 28th October Joseph Edmunds, Jack Wallbank, Lucas Thaw, Ashley Gavan, Tom Mitchell, Daniel Lawrence, Tom Langford, Matthew Van Sprang-Rimmer & Luke Ashton. Term Ends: Man of the Match: Matthew Van Sprang-Rimmer Friday 16th December at 2pm Spring Term: 2012 Pride in Norwood Tuesday 3rd January (Staff training day) There have been numerous occasions in the last few weeks when the children of Children return to school Norwood Primary School have been commented upon for their wonderful attitude, Wednesday 4th January 2012 superb behaviour and excellent team spirit. Half Term: I am delighted to take this opportunity to inform parents that at the two football finals Monday 13th-Friday 17th at Haig Avenue, the Head Teacher and the parents of Farnborough Road Junior School February were highly impressed with all Norwood children, who represented the school superbly Term ends for Spring - not only on the pitch but in the crowd too. They felt that the children had made it a Break: Friday 30th March at special occasion for both schools. 2pm Good Friday & Easter Monday The Head Teacher of Meols Cop High School has written to thank the Y4 group of fall during Spring Break dancers for their superb behaviour and their beautiful performance at the Community Dance Festival. Summer Term 2012 Children return to school Both Head Teachers said that the children were a credit to the school. I echo those Monday 16th April at 8.55am thoughts and hope you do too.Norwood Crescent, Southport. PR9 7DU. Tel: 01704 211960. Fax 01704 232712. Head Teacher: Mr Lee Dumbell. Email:
  2. 2. Forthcoming Events Wednesday 18th May Meeting for New Reception Parents 7 pm start Thursday 19th May PTA Fashion Show 6.30 pm Thursday 26th May YR visit to Underwater Street Liverpool. Tuesday 14th-17th June Y6 Residential to Llangollen Wednesday 15th June Walking Bus & ‘Brake’ Record Attempt to prevent speeding by motorists Wednesday 22nd June Y6 Induction day to High School Thursday 23rd June Wally Cain Dance Festival 7 pm. Saturday 25th June Summer Fair 12-3 pm-offers of help needed! th Wednesday 29 June Sports Day Juniors am EY/KS1 pm th th Monday 4 -15 July Arts Festival Thursday 14th July Arts Festival Extravaganza 6-9.30 pm Friday 15th July Arts Festival Parade 1.30 pm on field Friday 22nd July Leavers service 9.30 am Leyland Rd Methodist Church. School Nurse Next Week’s Clubs (16/5/11) There will be no school nurse until Monday KS2 Cross Country 12.10 field after half term. If you have any School Council meeting (lunchtime) concerns please telephone the office KS2 Move It Programme till 5pm on 544766. KS2 French Euro Club 3.15-4.15 pm Tuesday Eco Meeting Y2 12.30 Star of the Week Library (lunchtime) RJT: Olivia Alderson Silver Windband Y1 till 4.10 pm Y4/5 Netball till 4.15 pm RJT: Asfi Kashem GOLD YR Dance Club till 4.00 pm RT: Cuan Potts Silver Y1 Science Club Y4 till 4.15 pm RT: Abigail Hooton Silver Y5/6 QuadKidz Athletics till 4.15 pm 1B: Oliver Hagan Silver N team Netball home to St Patricks till 4.20 pm 1B: Lucy Mercer- Jones Silver 1B: Holly Watkins GOLD Wednesday Library (lunchtime) 1D: Shay Johnson Silver Y5 Filmclub in YR till 5.00 pm 2W: Abbie King Silver Y6 Cookery Club hall till 5.00 pm 2M: Toby Vickers Silver Y4 History Detectives 3.15-4.15 pm 3H: Curtis Ormesher Y3/4 QuadKidz Athletics till 4.15 pm 3K: Morgan Dodsworth Silver 3K: Rosie Morgan GOLD Thursday KS2 Singing Club (lunchtime) 5B: Conner Peters Library (lunchtime) 5B: Reuben Sheridan Y5/6 Streetwise in Y6 till 5 pm 5M: Ishbel Cooke GOLD Friday Y5 Girls Cricket (Coach Craig Todd) 3.20-4.20 pm 5M: Nia Paganga Silver 5M: Daniel Lawrence SilverPlease collect the children from the playground and do not wait for them by 6P: Eleanor Kilduff Silver the office. 6P: Aaron Rimmer Silver There will be notification if there are any changes to these clubs. 6C: Lucy James GOLDNews team Mrs A. Gore, Hannah Tear, Jamie Russell, Katy Watkinson, Taylor McKenzie, Megan Powderly & Finn Cromack
  3. 3. Return of the Toboggan! Children in the Spotlight Holy Family have brought back the Toboggan Run on Thursday 26th May. Passes can be purchased for £3.50 for 5 goes on the toboggan, £1 per go and 50p per bounce on either of the other inflatables. If Katy has achieved green Taylor has achieved his your child had a green or orange belt in Tae Kwondo. orange belt in Ju-Jitsu. wristband they will be given a new red wristband for their 5 slides and Terrific! Fantastic! also 1 free go on each of the other inflatables as compensation for their disappointment at Winter Wonderland. Miss Kelly will be available, in the car park, after school on Wednesday and Friday to sell wristbands. Pram Club Adam has passed his Michael came 2nd in an 25m Rainbow Swimming archery competition and award. Super! got a bulls eye. Brilliant! Dates for Pram Club13/05/11, 20/05/11, 10/06/11, Walk to School Week 24/06/11.The 24/06/11 club will be the last It’s Walk to School week 16th-20th May. Even if you just park a little further one this term. away from school and walk part of the way, it all counts! We pride ourselves on being a healthy school let’s see how many people will ‘Walk the Walk’. There will be stickers given to the children to collect over the week. Southport Rugby Club Well done to Fraser Cooke who was awarded ‘Player of the Year’ for under 7’s and Alfie Cooke who who was awarded ‘Most Improved Player’ for under 8’s! Your parents and your school are very proud of you both! Arts Festival T-Shirts PTA Fashion Show Don’t forget to book your tickets Please place your orders for Arts Festival T-Shirts a.s.a.p. tofor the fashion show on the 19th of avoid disappointment. this month.News team Mrs A. Gore, Hannah Tear, Jamie Russell, Katy Watkinson, Taylor McKenzie, Megan Powderly & Finn Cromack
  4. 4. ROBINWOOD HERE WE COME!Last Friday, Norwood Crescent was lined with parents waving off their children who were headed for Robinwood.Year 4 spent a jam-packed weekend taking part in exciting (and sometimes scary) challenges. Whether they were raft-building, canoeing, crate-building, whizzing down the zip wire with the wind in their faces, or just simply trying to avoidbeing eaten by piranhas, every child, (and teacher), agreed that they had had a brilliant time! Assembly Themes Summer Term 2011 Shinewaves Competition Time Monday 16th May Wesak/ Bhuddist Day Last week’s competition was to draw a hero. Monday 23rd May Looking after animals Congratulations to Isabelle Hopkins Lane from 2W. Monday 6th June World Environment Week Now to this week’s competition. ‘British Sandwich Week’ is coming up. Since being Monday 13th June H is for Happiness discovered and named by the 4th Earl of Sandwich in 1762, the Great British Sandwich has become something of Monday 20th June Changes/Moving On (SEAL) an institution. This week’s competition is to design a healthy, tasty sandwich. Draw and label your sandwich, Monday 27th June Staying Active/Sports Day don’t forget to list all the ingredients. Monday 4th July Arts Festival Pop your design in the Shinewaves postbox with your name and class on the back by the morning of Tuesday 17th May. Monday 11th July Arts Festival Monday 18th July Famous PeopleNorwood Crescent, Southport. PR9 7DU. Tel: 01704 211960. Fax 01704 232712. Head Teacher: Mr Lee Dumbell. Email: