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Y5 Grammar School Applications -September 2020

For the attention of Y5 parents:

Please see the letter attachment below for information about the Grammar Schools application process. If your child is in Y5 and will be moving to secondary school in September 2021, applications are now open and will close on Friday 26th June at 4pm. No late applications will be accepted.

We wish any of our pupils who are applying lots of luck!

Mrs Middleton

Y5 Grammar Applications - Info for parents 17.6.2020

 

The test familiarisation booklet (mentioned in the letter) can be found here:

Grammar Test Familiarisation Booklet

 

Alternative FSM provision w/c 22nd June

We are pleased to be able to continue to offer eligible parents and pupils access to free school meals by supplying supermarket eGift cards, that can be spent locally to you.

During the week commencing 22nd June, eligible pupils who are remaining at home will be issued with a £60 eCode, the equivalent of £15 per week, £3 per meal, for 4 weeks.

Your £60 eGift card can be used in multiple transactions and on multiple visits, until you have spent the full value of the eGift card. eCodes can be redeemed online for an eGift card for the supermarket of your choice by visiting freeschoolmeals.co.uk.

School Uniform Update from Morleys

Dear Parent / Carer,

We hope that you are staying well during this difficult time. In line with government guidelines we are planning to re-open with new social distancing measures in place to protect our staff and our customers. We look forward to supplying everything you need as early as possible so you can enjoy the rest of the summer knowing that you are ready to go back to school when term starts.

View Letter [PDF]

View Price List [PDF]

Birmingham Local Authority - Schools Reopening

You will be aware that some Birmingham schools have started reopening to more pupils from this week. The council has been working with schools to agree measures so that more children can begin to go back to school to continue their learning in a safe and gradual way.

The most important principle for us is that the health, safety and welfare of children, staff and our communities is paramount.

Please Click Here to read the full letter.

Reopening for Pupils

As promised in my letter to pupils, here is the video that you can share with them. This helps to provide child-friendly explanations and visuals of the main changes to expect at school.

Thank you for your continued support, Mrs Middleton

Friday 5th June - UPDATE FOR PARENTS

Dear Parents and Carers, 

Following on from the Trust Board decision, and letter from our CEO Sajid Gulzar, Sutton Park Primary will begin a phased reopening to a wider number of pupils from Monday 15th June. In order to prepare for this and ensure all of the necessary control measures are in place, our keyworker provision will be closed next week on Monday and Tuesday. (8th/ 9th June)

Before the half term break, senior leaders called the parents of children in Nursery, Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 to establish how many children were planning to return to school.

Inclusion Newsletter

Please find a link below to our latest parent communication - our inclusion newsletter.

This has been produced to provide useful hints, tips and services available to pupils and parents at our school.

A seond newsletter, focusing on transition, will follow in July. Then, moving forwards from September, a half-termly newsletter across the academic year.

We hope you find this a useful, informative read.

Mrs Shotter

Click here for the Newsletter

Year 6 Transition to Secondary School

Dear Parents

We recognise that settling into a new school is a big step for you and your child. Our aim is to make this a very happy and smooth transition. We want to encourage all our children to reflect on the positive memories and experiences they have had in their primary schools and to encourage this positive mind-set moving forwards to this new and exciting chapter in their life. We appreciate the challenges that families are facing and want to provide as much support as possible. With this in mind, the Pastoral Team at PACT have been looking at the best way of supporting all year 6 children in these unprecedented times, with the transition to secondary schools. 

03/06/20: School reopening update

Dear Parents and Carers,

I previously wrote to you on 22nd May with regard to the date a decision on opening schools to more pupils would be made. This morning, the trust board of the Prince Albert Community Trust met to make this decision. As I am sure you can appreciate, there are many things to consider when trying to decide what is best for our children, staff and parents in this situation. In all my years of leading schools, this is by far the most difficult situation my team and I have faced and making the right decisions for our school community has been exceptionally challenging. 

Contact Us

Sutton Park Primary School
Coppice View Road
Sutton Coldfield
B73 6UE

Phone: 0121 464 7355

Email: enquiry@suttonparkprimary.co.uk

 

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