Calendar

Autumn Term 2018

September

3rd 4th


6th 13th 19th


27th

28th

School Closed for staff training

School re-opens. Breakfast and YMCA clubs start Nursery home visits

Nursery & 2YO Nursery begin SCITT Good Practice Day

Reception and Year 1 parents’ Reading meeting at 9:00am.

John Spence Opening Evening- 5 to 7pm

PTA McMillan coffee morning. 9:15 to 10:30am

October

2nd 4th 24th 26th

PARENTS’ EVENING (target setting) from 3:30pm

Themed lunch in school.

HARVEST FESTIVAL service at 9:15am HALF TERM begins

November

5th

6th & 7th


13th 16th

RETURN TO SCHOOL

Bring Your Parent to Lunch Days


Anti-bullying Week gets underway Children in Need Day

December

10th


11th


12th 13th 14th


14th 17th 18th 18th 19th 20th 20th 21st

Christmas Post box opens KS1 Dress Rehearsal – am.

Christingle Service, 6:30pm at Christchurch, North Shields

KS1 and Foundation Stage Christmas Play (1:30pm) KS1 and Foundation Stage Christmas Play (9:30am) Whole school pantomime trip- Gateshead Stadium (pm)

KS2 Dress Rehearsal (am)

KS 2 Christmas performance (1:30pm) KS 2 Christmas performance (9:30am) Year 1 & 2 Christmas party (pm)

Years 3, 4, 5, and 6 Christmas parties (pm) Reception and Nursery party (am) CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY begins

Staff training day

Spring Term 2019

January

7th


8th 28th 14th

RETURN TO SCHOOL Reception to Year 6 Nursery home visits for new pupils Nursery re-opens

International Week

Y2 SATs Meeting for Parents/carers at 9:00am

February

5th 14th


15th 25th

PARENTS EVENING from 3:30pm

PTA Valentine disco from 5:00pm to 6:00pm Basketball – Hoops for Health

HALF TERM begins RETURN TO SCHOOL

March

5th 6th 7th 13th 20th 27th 27th

‘History Comes Alive’ Day

Year 4 class assembly at 9:15am Y2 – ‘That History Chap’ day Maths Good Practice day in school Year 1 class assembly at 9:15am Year 5 class assembly at 9:15am

Y6 SATs Meeting for parents/carers at 3:15pm

April

5th


23rd

24th/26th

30th

Easter Egg competition in school EASTER HOLIDAY begins RETURN TO SCHOOL (Tuesday)

Robinwood Residential Trip for Y3-4

Parents ‘Book Look’ from 2:30pm onwards

Summer Term 2019

May

1st 6th 8th

13th/17th


22nd 24th

Year 2 class assembly at 9:15am

BANK HOLIDAY

Foundation stage assembly at 9:15am KS2 SATs Week

SATS for Y2 throughout May. Phonics for Y1.

DO NOT BOOK ANY HOLIDAYS IN MAY

Year 3 class assembly at 9:15am

HALF TERM begins

June

3rd


7th 21st 24th


27th

RETURN TO SCHOOL

Leave for Powburn residential trip (Year 6 & upper KS2)

Return from Powburn

SCHOOL CLOSED for staff training

National Sports Week begins

Fun run at John Spence High School (tbc)

Sports Day (EYFS in the morning/ Y1 onwards in the afternoon.)

July

5th 12th 17th 19th

Annual reports to be sent home

SUMMER FAIR FROM 1:30PM

Year 6 Leavers assembly

SUMMER HOLIDAY begins

September

2nd 3rd

SCHOOL CLOSED for staff training

RETURN TO SCHOOL FOR RECEPTION CLASS TO YEAR 6 NURSERY RETURN DATE TBC


Notes

We will try to adhere to the dates shown but it may be

necessary to change the date of events due to unforeseen circumstances.