Brookfields Primary School
2 Hingeston Street
Hockley
Birmingham
West Midlands
B18 6PU
Tel. 0121 675 1897
email enquiry@brookfields.bham.sch.uk

Brookfields Primary School Newsletter

Friday 1st December 2017

Brookfields Primary School, Hingeston Street, B18 6PU 0121 675 1897

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Head Teacher: Mrs Julie Berrow Deputy Head Teacher: Mrs Jane Cross

On Monday 27th November, our assemblies were about Advent, which is the period of preparation for Christmas.

On Wednesday Mrs Bailey and Y4 pupils presented an assembly about St Andrew’s day which was on 30th November and celebrated in Scotland, where he is the patron saint.

CELEBRATIONS ASSEMBLIES ARE EVERY FRIDAY AT 9AM IN THE HALL

Y2MB will be cooking for next week’s refreshments on Friday 8th December, please come along and sample their cooking.

Coffee morning

This is about English classes for parents which will be running in the Spring Term. Posters have gone out with children. If you would like to know more, please come along.

Stay and Play …

Come along and join us in the Community House on Thursday 7th December. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome with parents.

Breakfast club

This starts at 8am every morning – cost £1 per child. Please contact the office if you would like your child to attend. Hot food and drinks available.

Newsletters are put on the school website on Mondays, where you can use the Google translate facility for your home language.

If you want to talk to us about anything in school, please come to the office, phone or e-mail us (details at the top of the newsletter). There is also a suggestions box by the school office and senior staff are in the playground every morning.

Christmas productions and events: dates for your diary

Nursery singalong: Monday 18th December

Reception and Y1 production: Tuesday 19th December

Y2-6 music concert: Wednesday 20th December

Christmas raffle: Thursday 21st December

TERM DATES 2017-2018

Autumn Term 2017:

Monday 30th October – Thursday 21st December 2017

Friday 22nd December – Training Day (school closed for pupils)

Spring Term 2018:

Monday 8th January - Training Day (school closed for pupils)

Tuesday 9th January-Thursday 29th March 2018

Half Term: Monday 19th February-Friday 23rd February 2018

Summer Term 2018:

Monday 16th April-Friday 21st July 2018

Half Term: Monday 28th May-Friday 1st June 2018

Inspire workshops: Spring term 2018

Please make a note of these dates so that you can come and work with your child

Y6 Thursday 18th January 2018

Y5 Thursday 25th January 2018

Y4 Thursday 1st February 2018

Y3 Thursday 8th February 2018

Y2 Thursday 15th February 2018

Y1 Thursday 1st March 2018

Reception Thursday 8th March 2018

Nursery Tuesday 13th March 2018

WEEKLY GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUESTION

Last week’s questions: In which city was RMS Titanic built? Answer: Belfast

By which company? Answer: Harland and Wolff shipbuilders

This week’s question will help your knowledge of geography.

Which country is Belfast in?

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