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

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Friday 27th January 2017

Brookfields Primary School
Birmingham B18 6PU
Telephone: 0121 675 1897
email: enquiry@brookfields.bham.sch.uk
www.brookfields.bham.sch.uk

Headteacher: Mrs Julie Berrow
Deputy Headteacher: Mrs Jane Cross

 

IMPORTANT DATES

TERM DATES

Spring Term 2017:

Thursday 5th January-

Friday 7th April 2017

Half Term: Monday 20th-Friday 24th February 2017

Summer Term 2017:

Monday 24th April-

Friday 21st July 2017

Half Term: Monday 29th May to

 Friday 2nd June 2017

TRAINING DAYS

Monday 24th July 2017

Tuesday 25th July 2017

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FUN FACT

Did you know that we have hair all over our bodies?

                      Crystal Y6M 

 

ATTENDANCE FOR W/E 20.01.2017

Foundation—RK—97.95%

        KS1—Y1W– 96.83%

KS2– Y5sm-98.93%

        

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EDUCATIONAL VISITS

Pupils in Reception will be visiting

 Handsworth Fire Station on Tuesday 31st January and Wednesday 1st February 2017

Reception Pupils  walked to the local post office on Wednesday 25th January and

 Y3B visited the St Johns Church and the Pagoda on Monday 23rd January

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FREE SCHOOL MEALS

If your circumstances have changed and you think you are entitled to free school meals, please come to the school office to fill in a form.  The school

receives funding for each pupil based on this information. If you are eligible, school will receive £1,320 to support your child

 

COFFEE MORNING

Parents are invited to attend a

 coffee morning on Tuesday 31st

January at 9 am in the

Community House .

 

SCHOOL UNIFORM

Children  need to wear the correct school uniform and sensible  foot wear.  All uniform should be labelled with the child’s name.

PE Kit should be a white t-shirt; navy shorts and black pumps/plimsolls . It should be kept in a pump bag and brought to school every

Monday and taken home on Friday

for washing. If the weather is cold,  pupils can wear plain, dark track suit bottoms.

 

STAY AND PLAY

For babies, pre-school

children and parents and carers will take place on

Thursday 2nd February in the Community House. Come and join

in the fun

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INSPIRE WORKSHOPS

Y6 Inspire Workshop will be on Tuesday 31st January 2017 from 9-10 am.  Please return your slip to the class teacher to confirm your

attendance. This is an

opportunity to work with your child on an

one-to-one basis.  Please come along and support your child.

 

Y6 KINGSWOOD MEETING

Thank you to the parents who

attended the parents meeting on Wednesday 25th January.  Please could the consent forms be returned to school as soon as possible.  If you have any questions please see

Miss McDonald

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MOBILE PHONES

 Children only need to bring mobile phones to school if they are going to walk home on their own. They must be handed in at the 

office in a named envelope

 before school and collected

at the end of the day

 

SCIENCE QUESTIONS

KS1—HUMANS WERE ON EARTH BEFORE PLANTS, TRUE OR FALSE?

KS2—THE PROCESS OF PLANTS USING ENERGY FROM SUNLIGHT TO TURN CARBON

DIOXIDE INTO FOOD IS KNOWN AS WHAT?

CORRECT ANSWERS TO LAST WEEKS QUESTION– RECEPTION-PLANTS;

KS1—FORECAST AND KS2—BOTANY

WELL DONE TO MOHAMMED NAJI Y1C; WUDASSAY Y2B AND ALAND Y3H WHO GOT THE RIGHT ANSWERS

 

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