15th June 2018

Theme of the Term: Aspiration

Dear Parents,

Next Friday is non-uniform day in support of our Summer Fete, please bring in a bottle for the tombola.

Class Organisation September 2018
Next Wednesday morning children will be meeting their new teachers and spending some time in their new classrooms. Please see the table below for our class organisation.

Year Group Class Name Teacher
Reception Hazel -  Miss Sleight
Reception Ash    -  Mrs Maunoury
Year 1 Willow     - Miss Harrington
Year 1/2 Silver Birch  -  Miss Brown
Year 1/2 Sycamore   -  Mrs Gent/Mrs Loader
Year 3/4 Elm  -  Mrs Hall
Year 3/4 Oak  -  Miss Adams
Year 3/4 Maple  -  Mrs Finch/Mrs Napper
Year 5 Chestnut  -  Mrs Barrett
Year 5 Rowan  - Mrs Bowden
Year 6 Cherry  -  Mrs Stratford

Parent Consultations
Sign up online for meetings with teachers on Monday June 25th and Wednesday June 27th. We will be sharing your child’s Learning Review during this meeting. For parents with children in Year 5 and 6 we would like your child to attend this meeting to discuss the Learning Review that they have written. To make an appointment just Google, Signup Genius and click Find a Sign Up. Enter office.3257@wychwood-pri.oxon.sch.uk into the email section and this should take you to Wychwood Parents Meetings. Please contact the office if you are having difficulties.

Great Wychwood Bake Off
The school councillors have chosen their finalist for this year’s Bake Off Final to take place on June 29th, when the children will take part in a ‘Blind Bake Off’ with Miss Adams. The finalist are Alice in Foundation Stage, Bea in Maple and Jev in Cherry. Good luck everyone!

World Sing Up Day
Last March we joined in with World Sing Up Day. You can find us singing with a collection of schools from around the world. We feature at 2:16, blink and you might miss it! Follow this link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMtkCLqz0J4

Sycamore Class Assembly
We look forward to Sycamore class sharing their learning with us on Tuesday at 2:40 in the school hall.

Parent Workshop
The Burford Partnership of schools have invited Matthew Tobin, Senior Lecturer in Education from Oxford Brookes to lead a parent workshop ‘Reading with your Child’ on 19th June at 7:00-8:30 at Burford School Library. Mr Tobin has been leading training for teachers across the partnership looking at teaching inference and deduction and we would like to offer you the opportunity to learn how to support your child learning these key reading skills.

Please check Parent Pay to make a voluntary contribution to the plethora of activities we have going on in the next couple of weeks. We really do count on your support for these special occasions. Please see the list below for some of the events we require your support with, in June:
Monday June 18th – IMPS visit for Rowan Class
Tuesday June 20th – Mini Beast visit for Foundation Stage
Thursday June 21st- Year 3 Science Day at Burford School
Tuesday June 26th- Year 6 Service, Love is…
Thursday June 28th- Year 6 trip to Rollright Stones
Summer Term- Swimming all year groups

PTA News- Summer Fete June 23rd 12-3p.m.
Donations Please! If you have any unwanted toys or books that you would like to donate to the Summer Fete we would be very grateful. Please bring any donations to the school office next week.
We are also asking for donations of cakes for the refreshment stand, so please bring your delicious cakes to school on Friday 22nd.

Foundation Stage children will kick off the Fete with a country dance at 12:05, pupils in KS1 will dance at 12:15 and children in Year 3 & 4 will complete our performance programme with the traditional Maypole dance.

Thanks in advance for all your help - let's make it a success together!

Your PTA 

Birthday Book Donations
We would like to wish Alice (Ash), Bethan (Sycamore), Isaac (Maple), Elodie and Ollie P (Chestnut) and Amelia (Rowan) a wonderful birthday. We hope you enjoyed your day. Thank you for donating a birthday book to your class.

If you would like to donate a book to your class, please collect a donation sticker from the school office to stick your name and a message to your class in the book.

Thank you for your continued support.

Mr Joseph Rubba