SUNNYMEDE

JUNIOR SCHOOL




NON-PUPIL  DAYS 2017 -18

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE FIVE NON-PUPIL  / INSET DAYS FOR 2017-18 ARE AS FOLLOWS: 

-Monday 4th September 2017

-Tuesday 2nd January 2018

-Wednesday 3rd  January 2018

-Friday 9th February 2018

-Monday 4th June 2018


SUMMER TERM 2018




Friday 20th July 3:15 pm Last day of term for pupils


Wednesday 18th July Summer Reading Challlenge Assembly


Tuesday 17th July Y4 Team Building Day at Wat Tyler Country Park


Tuesday 17th July all day Y6 Leavers' trip (provisional date)


Monday 16th July 2:00 pm Y6 Governors' Awards


Friday 13th July AM Year 3 visit to Norsey Woods


Friday 13th July 6:30 pm PTA School Disco


Friday 13th July Reports home to parents (subject to change)


Friday 13th July Y4 last day of swimming this term


Thursday 12th July 1:45 pm Y6 Leavers' Show for Parents


Wednesday 11th July 6:00 - 8:00 pm Open Evening and Art Exhibition in the hall


Tuesday 10th July AM Changeover Day - children to meet new teachers


Tuesday 10th July all day Transition Day for pupils transferring to The Billericay School


Monday 9th July Summer Term Optional Homework Projects due in


Monday 9th July 9:00 am Transition Meeting for New Year 3 Parents


Monday 9th July am and pm Y5 Road Safety Walks


Saturday 7th July PTA Summer Fete (11:30am-3:00pm)


Friday 6th July Y6 Billericay School Peer Support Workshops (tbc)


Thursday 5th July 6:00 pm Kingswood Residential Meeting for current Y5 parents


Thursday 5th July 9:15 am Reserve Sports Day for Juniors


Monday 2nd July 9:15 am - 1:10 pm Junior Sports Day / lunch on the field


Friday 29th June all day Transition day for pupils transferring to Mayflower High School


Thursday 28th June AM   Additional visit to Billericay School for Y6  SEND pupils 


Thursday 28th June Coding Workshops for Y5 (AM) AND Y4 (PM)


Wednesday 27th June 3:15 pm Y6 SRE Meetings for parents (Sex and Relationships Education) - additional meeting 


Wednesday 27th June 10:30 am - 1:15 pm District Sports


Thursday 21st June Billercay School Staff to visit Year 6 pupils


Thursday 14th June Class 6W parents invited to Celebration Assembly


Wednesday 13th June all day Y6 Trip to Duxford Air Museum


Tuesday 12th June PTA Father's Day Present Selling


Tuesday 12th June AM Class 6M British Values Magistrates Visit to School


Monday 11th June AM Class 6W British Values Magistrates Visit to School


Week commencing 11th June all week 'Money' Theme Week


Friday 8th June 9:45 am Mayflower Staff visiting Y6 pupils transferring to Mayflower School

Friday 8th June 3:15 pm PTA Go Bonkers Inflatable Fun event


Friday 8th June 9:00 Class 6M parents invited to Celebration Assembly


Tuesday 5th June 1:45 pm Y6 SRE Meetings for parents (Sex and Relationships Education)


Tuesday 5th June AM Photographer in for class photographs​


Monday 4th June STAFF INSET DAY (School closed to pupils)​


Week commencing 28th May HALF TERM WEEK


Friday 25th May 9:00 Class 4T parents invited to Celebration Assembly


Friday 25th May 3:20pm  Year 5 and 6 'mini lesson' to model long division to parents


Thursday 24th May all day Y4 SMSC Trip to St Paul's Cathedral


Monday 21st May AM Year 3 Visit to Billericay High Street


Saturday 19th May all day Basildon Police Football Rally


Friday 18th May 6:30 pm PTA School Disco


Friday 18th May Southend United Community Cup


Friday 18th May 9:00 Informal tour of school for new Year 3 parents


Thursday 17th May AM Y6 SATS test - Maths 3 - Reasoning


Wednesday 16th May AM Y6 SATS test - Maths 1&2 - Arithmetic and Reasoning


Tuesday 15th May AM Y6 SATS test - Reading


Monday 14th May AM Y6 SATS test - Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar


Friday 11th May 1:30 PM BCT Student Voice Meeting


Monday 7th May Bank Holiday (school closed)


Monday 30th April Y3 SMSC Trip to The National Gallery


Thursday 26th April AM Boys Y5 CVL football  / Girls Y5/6 at 12:45


Wednesday 25th April Y4 Anti-Bullying Workshop - session 2


Tuesday 24th April 9:00 AM Y5/Y6 Maths Workshop for Parents


Monday 23rd April 9:00 AM Y4 Maths Workshop for Parents


Monday 23rd April 2:00 PM PTA Meeting (Junior School)


Friday 20th April 9:00 AM Y3 Maths Workshop for Parents


Friday 20th April Y4 Swimming begins


Wednesday 18th April AM Class 3A / 3S Billericay School Gymnastics event


Wednesday 18th April Y4 Anti-Bullying Workshop - session 1


Tuesday 17th April Y6 Trip to Harry Potter Studios


Monday 16th April Y5 'Move and Learn' Workshops begin with Southend United FC


Monday 16th April Summer Term Begins​



SPRING TERM 2018




Friday 31st March 3:15 pm  Last Day of Spring Term / Bank Holiday


Thursday 29th  March AM  'House' Morning Activities: Theme of Growth Mindset

Wednesday 28th March 5:00 - 8:00 pm  Years 3,4,5 Parent Consultaion Evening


Tuesday 27th March 4:00-6:00 pm Years 3,4,5 Parent Consultaion Evening


Monday 26th March 4:00-6:00 pm PTA Easter Anagram Quiz Hunt


Monday 26th March 4:00-6:00 pm Year 5 to First Site Art Gallery in Colchester


Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th March Y6 bikeability - New date

 

Friday 23rd March Sport Relief fundraiser Activities


​​Friday 23rd March 9:00 am Class 3A parents invited to Celebration Assembly​​


Friday 23rd  March AM  Year 4 - Last swimming lesson for this term


Friday 23rd March 6:30 - 8:00 pm  PTA Disco


Wednesday 22nd February 2pm    PTA meeting - Infant school 


Thursday 22nd March P CVL girls' Football (Y5 / 6) Mayflower School


Thursday 22nd March AM  CVL boys' Football (Y5) Mayflower School


Thursday 22nd March All Day  Year 3 trip to Colchester Castle


Thursday 22nd March -pm  School's Ministries Life Expo trip at Billericay Baptist Church - Year 5


Wednesday 21st March -pm  School's Ministries Life Expo trip at Billericay Baptist Church - Year 6


Wednesday 21st March 2:40pm  Djembe Drumming Assembly for Year 4 Parents (school hall)

Thursday 15th  March   Year 6 Health Eating and Healthy Lifestyle Workshops  


Thursday 15th  March 7:00 pm
  BSMA Music Festival at Towngate Theatre, Basildon​​​​

Wednesday 14th March 7:00 pm  BSMA Music Festival at Towngate Theatre, Basildon​​

Wednesday 14th March All Day  BSMA Rehearsal Details TBC​


Thursday 13th March  Years 4 and 5: Show Racism the Red Card workshops (P.E. kits needed)


Thursday 8th March  Year 4 Egyptian Theme Day - Portals from the Past - Dress as an Egyptian 


Tuesday 6th March  Girls' football team training session with Lee Chapel  (at Sunnymede Juniors)


Friday 2nd March PM  Year 6  Bikeability Group 3 all day  (with follow up session on  Mon 5th March) - cancelled due to snow


Thursday 1st March  ​World Book Day Celebration

Thursday 1st March ​Selected Playleaders to PLT Training session

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Tuesday 27th February 9:00 - 11:30 ​BSMA choir A+B rehearsal at Buttsbury Junior


Monday 26th  February Author Visit - Mitch Johnson Assembly with folow up workshops for G&T pupils


Thursday 22nd February 5:00-8:00 pm Year 6 Parent Consultaion Evening

Tuesday 20th February 4:00-6:00 pm Year 6 Parent Consultaion Evening


Friday 23rd February 9:00 am Class 3S parents invited to Celebration Assembly​

Wednesday 21st February PTA Meeting - TBC

Wednesday 21st  February PM  Year 6  Bikeability Group 1 all day  (with follow up session on  22nd Feb)


​​Monday 19th February PM  Year 6  Bikeability Group 1 all day  (with follow up session on  20th Feb)

Week Commencing 12th FebruaryHALF TERM WEEK


Friday 9th February STAFF INSET DAY (School closed to pupils)


Thursday 8th  February pm  Class 6M language  Lesson at Billericay School   CANCELLED - TO BE RESCHEDULED 


Thursday 8th  February 6:00pm  Y6 Parents - SATS test Information Session for Parents and Carers

Thursday 8th  February 12:45 pm  Y5/6 Cross Country competition at Mayflower School


Wednesday 7th February 1:00 - 3:45pm Year 6 Crucial Crew Workshops on healthy lifedtyles, grooming and online safety at Wickford Collaborative Learning Centre (focus on healthy lifestyles, ‘grooming’ and online safety)


Wednesday 7th February 9:15 - 11:30 ​BSMA choir Reheardal at Sunnymede Junior School

Tuesday 6th February 9:15 - 11:30 ​BSMA choir B reearsal at Brightside Primary


Friday 2nd February 6:30 - 8:00 pm  PTA Disco


Friday 2nd February  9:00am  BCT Student Voice meeting 

Friday 2nd February  9:00am  Growth Mindset assembly and coffee morning (open invite to parents)

Wednsday 31st January 1:15 - 3:!5 pm  Swimming Gala - Years 5 and 6 

Friday 26th January 9:00 am Class 5H parents invited to Celebration Assembly​​


Wednesday 24th January  3:15pm Year 6 Fairtrade Sale

Wednesday 24th January  2pm  PTA Meeting - Junior School community Room

Monday 22nd January  am  Essex Police - Y6 Cyber safety visit


Monday 22nd January   am  Fire Service - Y3 Home Safety visit


Wednesday 17th January 3:30  pm  Family Dance event at Billericay School - class 3H


Monday 15th January 3:30  pm Multi-Skills Club Begins (Invite Only)


Friday 12th January AM Year 4 Swimming Commences


Thursday 11th January 6:30 pm Kingswood Residential Information Meeting for current Y5 parents


Wednesday 10th January PM - Year 4 Djembe Drumming Workshops with Essex Music Service  begin (weekly thereafter)


Monday 8th January  Optional Homework Projcts to be handed in

Thursday 4th January  Spring Term Begins




AUTUMN TERM 2017


Wednesday 20th December - Last Day of Autumn Term


Wednesday 20th  December 10:00 AM Christmas Carol Concert at Emmanuel Church - Parents Warmly Welcomed


Tuesday 19th December -Junior school Christmas Lunch


Friday 15th December Christmas Jumper Day - fundraising Event

Monday 11th December  10:15am Y3 to watch Y2 Christmas production


Thursday 14th December -Christmas Production 7pm


Tuesday 12th December -Christmas Production 7pm


Monday 11th December -Christmas Production for grandparents / young siblings 2pm​

 

Friday 8th December -  Last Y4 Swimming Session for This Term


Wednesday 6th  December  PTA Christmas Present selling event


Friday 1st December  Class 5L  parents invited to celebration assembly​


Friday 1st December  PTA Christmas Fair 3:30pm


Tuesday 28th November - Y6 Height and Weight checks


Satruday 25th November  Choir singing at Barleylands 1:40pm (part of the Village Christmas Fair)


Friday 24th November - Sunnymede cellists playing in assembly


Friday 24th November  -  John Baron, MP, to visit Year 6 pupils


Friday 24th November - Deadline for ordering Christmas tea towels ​


Friday 17th November  Class 3H  parents invited to celebration assembly​


Friday 17th November  PTA event at Partyman World 6:30-8:30pm


Friday 10th and Monday 13th November -   Southend Music Festiva (cellists performing)


Thursday 9th November Parent Consultation evening 5-8pm


Tuesday 7th November Parent Consultation evening 4-6​pm

Friday 3rd November  Class 4HP  parents invited to celebration assembly​


Wednesday 1st  November  2pm PTA meeting in Junior School commuity room


Wednesday 1st  November Swimming gala trials


23rd to 27th October - HALF TERM WEEK


Thursday 5th October  -  Flu immunisations 


Friday 13th October  -  PTA school Disco

Wednesday 4th October - Y5 Viking Day​


Friday  29th September -  PTA Annual General Meeting  10:30am 

Friday  29th September -  Macmillan Coffee Morning in Infant Hall 9am


Friday  29th September -  3:15pm Informal class drop-ins begin 


Thursday 28th September  Year 3 'Stone Age' day - pupils to dress up in Stone Age costumes


Tuesday 26th September -  Individual Photographs

 

Monday 25th September (all day) -  Growth Mindset Workshops for Parents ​

 

 ​Monday 25th September (all day) -  Growth Mindset Workshops for a Year Groups

Friday 22nd September  Jeans for Genes Day Fundraising​

Monday 18th September -  Y6 Residential trip to Kingswood - Monday through to Friday.

 

Friday 15th September -  Swimming lessons commence for Y4 pupils

Tuesday 19th September  -  Y4 Meet the Teacher session 3:30 PM

Childcare will be available

Monday 18th September -  Y5 Meet the Teacher session 3:30 PM

Childcare will be available

Monday 11th September -  Y6 Meet the Teacher sessions 3:30 pm

Childcare will be available

Thursday 7th September  -  Y3 Meet the Teacher Session 3:30 PM

Childcare will be available

Tuesday 5th September  -  Pupils return form summer holidays

The bell will ring at 8:50 am




SUMMER TERM 2017


Tuesday 5th September  Autumn term begins


Monday 24th July  SUMMER HOLIDAYS OFFICIALLY BEGIN (returning on Tuesday 5th September 2017)


Friday 14th July 6:30 - 8:00 pm  PTA School Disco​


Friday 21st July  INSET DAY - SCHOOL CLOSED TO PUPILS 


REVISED DATE Tuesday 18th July 6:00pm  Kingsword Residential information meeting for current Y5 parents


Monday 17th July PM Y6 Governors' Awards


Friday 14th July   PTA Disco 6:30 - 8:00 pm


Friday 14th July  Provisional date forend of year reports to parents


Friday 14th  July    Y6 Leavers' trip to Thriftwood


Friday 14th  July    9:30 - 12:00 Y5 French Competition atTHe Billericay School 


Wednesday 12th July 6:00 - 8:00pm  E-Safety information session for parents 

Wednesday 12th July 1:45 pm   Y6 Leavers' show for parents


Tuesday 11th July6:00-8:00 pm Open Evening(junior and infant schools)


Tuesday 11th July Transition day forY6 pupils transferring to The Billeriay School

Tuesday 11th July  Changeover Day - Children meet new teachers​


Monday 10th July 6:00pm  Kingsword Residential information meeting for current Y5 parents - CANCELLED - SEE REVISED DATE


Monday 10th July 6:00pm  Y5 trip to Tropical Wings


Monday 10th July 9:00 am Transition meeting for new Y3 parents


Saturday 8th July  PTA Summer Fete

Friday 7th July  Y3 trip to Colchester Castle


Thursday 6th July (9:15am to 1:15pm) Reserve Sports Day

Tuesday 4th July  Billericay district sports day


Monday 3rd July Summer Term Optional Homework Projects due in​


Monday 3rd July (9:15am to 1:15pm) Sports Day

Friday 30th June Transition day for pupils transferring to Mayflower school


Friday 30th June AM  Fidget Spinner Friday  - House Morning​

 

Friday 30th June PM  Y6 Billericay School peer support workshops


Friday 16th June  Class 6B  parents invited to celebration assembly​


Thursday 15th June 6:00pm Musical Soiree​


Tuesday 13th June Y4 Ancient Egyptian dress-up  Day (Portals from the Past)


Thursday 8th June  PTA Father's Day Present Selling​

Tuesday 6th June 1:45pm  SRE (Sex ed) ​meeting for Y6 parents


Tuesday 6th June Photographer in for class photographs​


Monday 5th June  INSET DAY  -  SCHOOL CLOSED TO PUPILS 


W/C Monday 29th May  HALF TERM WEEK

Friday 26th May  Class 6G parents invited to celebration assembly​


Tuesday 23rd May  Y6 Portals from the Past Ancient Greek Dress-up day


Monday 22nd May Y3 SMSC trip to Hindu temple​ (BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir)


Friday 19th May 6:30 - 6:30 pm  PTA School Disco​


Friday 19th May 6:30 - 9:00 pm  Informal tour of school for new Y3 parents


Tuesday 16th May - PM   French  Language Leaders' lesson at The  Billericay School


Tuesday 16th May  Southend United Community Games event​


Tuesday 16th May  Y4 Trip to The Brisitsh Museum


W/C 15th May Matt Mackman Artist in to work on school values and motto mural​


Friday 12th May 9:00 am Parent in Partnership meeting​


Week Commencing Monday 8th May   YEAR 6 SATS WEEK 

Monday 8th: Reading test

Tuesday 9th: Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar test 

Wednesday 10th: Maths 1&2: Arithmentic and Reasoning test

Thursday 11th:  Maths 3: Reasoning test

Monday 1st May  Bank Holiday Monday - School Closed

Friday 28th April Y4 swimming begins

Thursday 27th April PM Girls'  Y5/6 CVL Football

Thursday 27th April AM Boys' Y5 CVL Football

Wednesday 26th April  Y4 weekly drumming workshops begin


Wednesday 26th April 2pm  PTA Meeting

Tuesday 25th April​ Class 3H Gymnastics event at The Billericay School

Friday 21st April Y4 swimming begins


Wednesday 19th April  Spring Term Optional Homework Projects due in


Tuesday 18th April  Summer Term Begins




SPRING TERM 2017



Friday 31st March 3:15 pm  Last Day of Spring Term


Friday 31st March AM  EYear 4 - Last swimming lesson for this term


Thursday 30th March 5:00 - 8:00 pm  Years 3,4,5 Parent Consultaion Evening



Wednesday 29th March 2pm  PTA Meeting  in Junior School Community Room


Wednesday 29th March Year 5 SMSC trip to Colchester Art Gallery


Tuesday 28th March 4:00-6:00 pm Years 3,4,5 Parent Consultaion Evening


Friday 24th March 6:30 - 8:00 pm  PTA Disco


Friday 24th March 3pm Anisha Grange selected choir members to Anisha Grange Red Nose Day celebration​


Friday 24th March 9:00 am Class 3B parents invited to Celebration Assembly​


Thursday 23rd March 12:45 - 2:45pm  ​ CVL Girls'  Football (Year 5 / 6)


Thursday 23rd March 9:30 - 11:30 am  CVL Boys'  Football (Year 5)


Tuesday 21st March All Day  Year 5 Viking Enrichment Day (Portals from the Past)​​


Monday 20th March PM  PTA  Present Selling for Mother's  Day​​


Tuesday 14th March 11:15am  Years 5 and 6 Gifted & Talented Trampolinng Taster Session

Thursday 9th March All Day  Class 6HP and Class 6G SMSC Trip to London  (St Paul's Cathedral and Tate Modern)


Tuesday 7th March All Day  Class 6B SMSC Trip to London  (St Paul's Cathedral and Tate Modern)


Friday 3rd March AM  Student Voice Meeting at The Billericay School​​

Thursday 2nd March  ​World Book Day

Thursday 2nd March 7:00 pm  BSMA Music Festival at Towngate Theatre, Basildon​​​​


Wednesday 1st March 7:00 pm  BSMA Music Festival at Towngate Theatre, Basildon​​


Wednesday 1st March PM Year 6 Bikeability - Group 3


Tuesday 28th February AM Year 6 Crucual Crew Workshops on healthy lifedtyles, grooming and online safety at Wickford Collaborative Learning Centre ​


Tuesday 28th February PM Year 4 Level 1 Bikeability Course


Friday 24th February 9:00 am Class 4H parents invited to Celebration Assembly​


Thursday 23rd February 4:00-6:00 pm Year 6 Parent Consultaion Evening


WEdnesday 22nd February 2pm    PTA meeting - Infant school 


Wednesday 22nd February 3:15-4:00 pm Girls'Football League​


Wednesday 22nd February Year 4 trip to Museum of London   CANCELLED

Tuesday 21st February 5:00-8:00 pm Year 6 Parent Consultaion Evening

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Week Commencing 13th FebruaryHALF TERM WEEK


Friday 10th February STAFF INSET DAY (School closed to pupils)


Tuesday 31st January 1:15 - 3:!5 pm  Swimming Gala - Years 5 and 6


Monday 30th January PM  Year 6  Bikeability Group 2 (with follow up sessions on 

Tuesday 24th January 9:30 - 11:30 am BSMA Choir A Rehearsal

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Tuesday 24th January 1:15 - 3:15 pm GClass 3B to Billericay Family Dance Event

Week Commencing 23rd January  Crazy Science Week​


Friday 20th January 9:00 am Class 6HP parents invited to Celebration Assembly​


Thursday 19th January All Day Year 3 Stone Age Enrichment Day (Portals from the Past)​


Tuesday 17th January 9:30 - 11:30 ​BSMA Orchestra Reheardal at South Green


Tuesday 17th January 3:30  pm Multi-Skills Club Begins (Invite Only)


Tuesday 17th January 12:45 - 2:45 pm Year 5 CVL Netball


Friday 13th January AM Year 4 Swimming Commences


Monday 9th January 6:30 pm Kingswood Residential Information Meeting for current Y5 parents


Monday 9th January  Optional Homework Projcts to be handed in

Thursday 5th January  Spring Term Begins



AUTUMN TERM 2016


Wednesday 21st  December END OF AUTUMN TERM  (returnding on Thursday 5th January 2017)

Wednesday 21st  December 10:00 AM Christmas Carol Concert at Emmanuel Church - Parents Warmly Welcomed


Tuesday 20th December Junior schoool Christmas Lunch


Friday 16th December  Y4 Last swimming session for autumn term (resumes again 13th January 2017)


Friday 16th December Christmas Jumper Day - fundraising Event

Thursday 15th December  10:15am Y3 to watch Y2 Christmas production



Thursday 8th December  PTA Christmas Present selling event


Tuesday 6th December Flu Immunisation Provisional Date 


Tuesday 6th December PM  A-Mazeing Christmas workshops for Y4


 Wednesday 7th December  PM  A-Mazeing Xmas Workshop for Y3


Friday 2nd December 9:00 AM Class 5H Parents to invited Celebration Assembly


Friday 2nd December -  PTA Christmas Fayre 3:30 - 5:00​

Friday 25th November John Baron MP to visit Y6


Thursday 24th November - PTA Christmas Film Club​


Wednesday 23rd November  Ghana Celebration Day (new date)​


Friday 18th November  9:00 AM Class 3H Parents to invited Celebration Assembly


Friday 25th November John Baron MP to talk to Y6 pupils


Wednesday 16th November  12:05pm  Y3 parents invited to join their child for school dinner​ 


Wednesday 16th November Y5 Trip to Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 


Tuesday 15th November Sportshall Athletics Event


​Monday 14th November Y6 height and weight checks 9:20am


Friday 11th November Two Minutes Silence for Armistice Day 


Friday 11th November Operation Christmas Child gift boxes due in


Thursday 10th November Parent Consultation evening 5-8pm

Wednesday 9th November Y3 Trip to Norsey Woods 


Tuesday 8th November Parent Consultation evening 4-6


Friday 4th November  9:00 AM Class 5C Parents to invited Celebration Assembly


Monday 31st October Children return to School  +  Ghana House Morning (Children should come to school wearing colours in the Ghana 

flag or a Ghanain style outfit) N.B: Ghana day will no longer take place  on 31st October. A new date will be set in due course.


Monday 31st October Statutory Closing date for secondary applications ​


Week Commencing 24th October - HALF TERM WEEK



Friday 14th October  6:30 - 8:00 PM  PTA Disco


Wednesday 12th October -CVL Football at Mayflower  9:30-11:30 Y5 boys   12:45-2:45 Y5/6 girls 

Monday 10th October Y4 Anglo-Saxon Trip to West Stow Village 

Click here to go to the West Stow webpage​


Thursday 6th October 3:15  PTA Film Club

Further information to follow.

Junior school children must be collected from the Infant school main entrance at the end of the event.


Monday 3rd October   Harvest Donations for Hamelin House / Harvest Celebration Asssembly

Please send in any Harvest donations for Hamelin House by Thursday 6th October . Please click  here to find the link to the Hamelin House website


Tuesday 27th September  Photographer in - Individual Photographs​


Friday 23rd September 3:15 PM  Informal after school 'Class Drop-Ins' begin​  (every Friday thereafter)

Friday 23rd September Jeans for Genes Day​


Thursday 22nd September  9:30 - 11:30 Y5 / 6 Boys' Football  (Y6 boys cannot go due to residential)​


Monday 19th September to Friday 23rd September Y6 Residential to Kingswood Activity Centre


Friday 16th September  Y4 Swimming Lessons Begin (Information to follow)​

Friday 16th November PTA Nominations Due​​

Thursday 15th September 3:30 PM Y6 Meet the Teacher Briefing for Parents and Carers


Thursday 15th September - PM  Y3 Walk to Local High Street

Thursday 15th September  - AM Y3 Home Fire Safety Workshops


Thursday 15th September 6:00 PM Meeting for Y6 Parents and Carers - Billericay School Transition Meeting 

​Please come along if you are considering The Billericay School as a secondary school choice for your Y6 child. The Headteacher and Deputy 

Head of The Billericay School  will be giving key information about the transition process​.


Wednesday 14th September 3:30 PM  Y4 Meet the Teacher Briefing for Parents and Carers​


Tuesday 13th  September 3:30 PM Y5 Meet the Teacher Briefing for Parents and Carers​

Thursday 8th September 3:30 PM  Y3 Meet the Teacher Briefing for Parents and carers​


Monday 5th September  Pupils return to school (The bell will promptly at 8:50am when the children should line up)




SUMMER TERM 2016

Thursday 21st July 3:15 pm - END OF TERM


Tuesday 19th July - Y5 trip to Chelmsford Museum


Tuesday 19th July 6:30 pm - Kingswood Residential Meeting for current Y5 parents


Tuesday 19th July - Y6 Leavers' Activity - Hadleigh Country Park


Tuesday 19th July - Y5 trip to ​Chelmsford Museum


Monday 18th July - Y6 Governors' Award Ceremony

Friday 15th July 6:30-8:00 pm - PTA Disco

Thursday 14th July 1:30 pm  - Y6 Leavers' Show for Parents


Wednesday 13th July -Y6 trip to Olympic Park in Stratford, including the Arcelor Mittal orbital slide


Tuesday 12th July - Transition Day for Pupils Transferring to The Billericay School


Friday 8th July- Y3 Author Visit - Jack Trelawney 


Thursday 7th July - Changeover Day for Y2, Y3,Y4,Y5 pupils (Meet New Teachers)


​Thursday 7th July 6:00 - 8:00 pm - Open Evening


Tuesday 5th July - Billericay District Sports Day


Monday 4th July AM - Reserve Date for Sports Day


Sunday 3rd July - PTA Summer Feteand circus - 12:30pm 

Friday 1st July -Transition Day for Y6 Pupils Transferring to Mayflower Secondary School


Thursday 30th June - Transition Meeting for Parents new to Y3 (9:15 am)


Wednesday  29th June- SPORTS DAY - AM only - Approx Time TBC


Tuesday 28th June - PTA Meeting re. Summer Fete (Time TBC)


Tuesday 28th June - Y4 school trip to Wat TylerCounry Park 


Friday 24th June - Class 4B Celebration Assembly (4B Parents Invited)

Friday 24th June - Student Voice meeting at Quilters Junior School (1:15pm)



Thursday 23rd June - Sculptor visit (DarcyTurner) to work with gifted and talented  children across the school​


Mon 20th June 1:45 pm - SRE meeting for Y6 parents (sex education)


​Week commencing 13th June -Creative Arts Week


Thursday 16th June -  2:45 pm All Y4 parents invited to Y4 djembe drumming presentation


Friday 10th June 10:30am -Class 3M Celebration Assembly​ (3M parents invited)


Thursday 9th June 2pm - PTA meeting (at Infant school)​



Wednesday 8th June - NSPCC workshops Y5​


Tuesday 7th June - NSPCC workshops Y6


Tuesday 7th June - Class Photos​


Tuesday 7th June - Y5 'Move and Learn' Workshop with Southend United (first of six sessions. Continued 14th, 21st, 28th May & 5th/8th July)


Tuesday 7th June - Children return to school​




Monday 6th June- INSET DAY - School Closed to Pupils

Week Commencing 30th May - HALF TERM WEEK

Friday 27th May 10:30 am - Class 3K Celebration Assembly (3K Parents Invited)


Friday 27th May  9:00am - Parent in Partnership Meeting


Friday 27th May - Deadline for return of NSPCC sponsor forms and money


Thursday 26th May - Road Safety Workshop - Class 6B


Tuesday 24th May - Y3 Trip to Colchester Castle


Monday 23rd May - Road Safety Workshop - Class 6M


Friday 20th May 6:30 - 8:00 pm - PTA Disco


Thursday 19th May - Y6 Ancient Greece Day (Portals from the Past Workshop) - Dress ans ancienct Greeks


Wednesday 18th May - Key Steps Gymnastics Event (TBC)


Monday 16th May - Ghana Celebration Day

Week Commencing 16th May- NSPCC Big Buddy Workout


Saturday 14th May - Basilon Police Footbal Rally (Year 4 - AM / Years 5/6 - PM) 


Friday 13th May - Class 6B French Trip to Billericay School (PM)


Thursday 12th May - Y6 SATs Test - Maths Paper 3 (Reasoning)


Wednesday 11th May - Y6 SATs Test Maths Papers 1&2 (Reasoning and Arithmetic)


Tuesday 10th May - Y6 SATS Test - Spelling, punctuation and Grammar


Monday 9th May - Y6 SATS Test - Reading Comprehension


Wednesday 6th May - NSPCC Speak Out Stay Safe Safeguarding assembly


Tuesday 5th May - Road Safety Workshop - Classes 5C / 5T


Wednesay 4th May - Road Safety Workshop -Class 5H

Tuesday 3rd May - Y4 Ancient Egyptian Day (Portals from the Past Workshop) - Dress as ancient Egyptians


Monday 2nd May - BANK HOLIDAY - School Closed


Friday 29h April  3:30 pm - Y4 Enterprise Event - Talent Show

Friday29th April - Y3 Roman Day


Tuesday 26th April 9:10am - PTA Meeting (Infant School)


Friday22nd April 7:30 pm - PTA Race Night


Tuesday 21st April - Queen's 90th Birthday Celebration


Tuesday 19th April - Y5 G&T Trampolining Event  - CANCELLED  due to lack oftake up from other schools


Thursday 14th April - Y4 Djembe Drumming Begins

Monday 11th April - Optional Homework Projects due


Monday 11th April - SUMMER TERM BEGINS



​SPRING TERM 2016

11th April - Children return to school


24th March - LAST DAY OF TERM


24th March - Y5 Boys' CVL Football


23rd March - Pupil Parliament Y4 Enterprise Activity - Talent Show - 3:30 pm (POSTPONED - new date to follow in summer term) 


22nd March - Maths Workshop for Y3 and Y4 Parents 2 - 3 pm (division focus)


Week Commencing 21st March - Aspirations Week


18th March - PTA Disco


18th March - Class 5T Celebration Assembly


15th March - BSMA Music Festival at The Towngate Theatre (evening performance)


15th M​arch - Class 3M to Billericay School for Gymnastics Event


14th March - BSMA Music Festival at The Towngate Theatre (evening performance)


14th March - BSMA Choir and Orchestra Rehearsal at The Towngate Theatre


11th March - Parent in Partnership Meeting 9 am


10th March - Y5 viking Day (please encouage your child to dress as a viking for the day)


10th ​March - PTA Film Club


10th  March - Y5 Viking Day (Please can all children dress as Vikings)​


10th March - Parent Consultation Meetings 5 - 8 pm


7th March - Parent Consultation Meetings 4 - 6 pm


Week Commencing 7th March - Book Fair


3rd March - World Book Day 


3rd March - Maths Workshop for Y3 and Y4 Parents 2 - 3 pm (multiplication focus)


3rd March - Pupil Parliament Y3 Enterprise Activity (Nerf guns) 


3rd March - PTA Meeting (venue tbc)


2nd March - Year 6 to Crucial Crew​

24th Feb - Maths Workshop for Y3 and 4 Parents (Addition and Subtraction focus) - 2:00 - 3:00 pm


23rd Feb - BSMA Choir Rehearsal at St Peter's School - 9:30 - 11:15 am


23rd Feb - Class 3K to Billericay Shool for Dance Workshops


23rd Feb - PTA Mother's Day Present Selling

Week commencing 15th Feb - HALF TERM

Feb 12th INSET Day - SCHOOL CLOSED TO PUPILS


Feb 11th  PTA meeting 2pm - Infant school


Feb 11th - Pupil Parliament Y6 Enterprise Activity - details to follow

Feb 9th - Safer Internet Day


Feb 9th - Swimming Round 2 - 1:30 - 3:30 pm

Feb 5th - PTA School Disco 6:30 - 8:00 pm


Feb 5th Class 6B Celebration Assembly - 6B Parents invited - 10:30 am

Feb 4th- Y5 Boys' CVL Football Round 2


Jan 28th  PTA Film Night 3:15 pm

 

Jan 27th  - BSMA Choir Rehearsal


JAN 26TH - PTA meeting 9:00 am in Infant School   - postponed


Jan 26th - Orchestra Reheasals for BSMA - St Peter's School 9:15 to 11:15 am

Jan 22nd - Class 6M Celebration Assembly - 6M Parents invited - 10:30 


Jan 20th - Flu Immunisations 

Jan 19th 2016 - 6M Visit to Pizza Express


Jan 18th 6:30 pm  - SATS Meeting for Y6 Parents (Junior school hall)

Jan 15th 2015 - Deadline for Y2 Parents to register for a guaranteed Y3 school place in September 2016

Jan 15th 2016 - PTA meeting -  9:10am at  Infant School - RESCHEDULED to 26th January


Jan 15 2016 - Y3 Portals from the Past Workshop

Jan 12 2016 - 6B Visit to Pizza Express


Jan 11 - Y4 Swimming Begins


Jan 8 2016 - Parent in Partnership Meeting - 9:00 am in the community room


Jan 5 2016 - Girls' Football training begins

Jan 5 2016 -   Spring Term Homework Projects due in


Jan 4 2016  -  Spring Term begins - Pupils return

 


AUTUMN TERM 2015



Dec 18 2015  -  End of Autumn Term

 

Dec 18 2015  -  Christmas Carol Concert -AM

This will take place at Emmanuel Church - please come and celebrate with us. Exact time to be confirmed.

 

Dec 16 2015  -  Choir to sing Christmas carols at Anisha grange - PM

 

Dec 10 2015  -  Christmas Production - 7pm

Tickets only

 

Dec 8 2015  -  Christmas Production - 7 pm

Tickets only

 

Dec 7 2015  -  Christmas Production - 2pm

This performance is for those with younger children and also for grandparents - Tickets only

 

Dec 4 2015  -  John Baron MP to visit Y6

 

Dec 4 2015  -  'Bobble Hat ' day - NSPCC Christmas Fundraiser

In return for a small donation, children are encouraged to come to school wearing a bobble hat, hopefully customized with a Christmas theme!

 

Dec 3 2015  -  PTA Christmas Present Selling - AM

 

Dec 2 2015  -  PTA Christmas Bazaar - 3:30 pm

 

Dec 2 2015  -  PTA non-uniform day

 

Dec 2 2015 -  PTA non-uniform day (details to follow from PTA)

 

 

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Nov 27 2015  -  Class 5C parents invited to celebration assembly - 10:30am

 

Nov 24 2015  -  Y3

Trip to Little Burstead Church

 

Nov 20 2015  -  Class 5H

parents invited to whole school celebration assembly 10:30 AM

 

Nov 20 2015  -  Student Voice meeting at Downham - PM

 

Nov 19 2015  -  PTA Meeting

2:00 PM in the Junior School - please come along!

 

Nov 18 2015 -  Author Visit - Year 4,5,6 only

Author Emma Carroll will be visiting to talk about her books. Books can b purchased on the day - details to follow.

 

Nov 17 2015  -  Y3 - visit from the local vicar

 

Nov 17 2015 -  Y6 Height and weight checks

9:15am

 

Nov 13 2015  -  Children in Need - Pyjama Day

 

Nov 12 2015  -  Parent Consultation Evening - 5 - 8 pm

The book fair will also be open

 

Nov 11 2015  -  Remembrance Day Assembly

Two Minutes Silence

 

Nov 10 2015  -  Parent Consultation Evening 4-6 pm

The book fair will also be open

 

Nov 9 2015 -  Last day for ordering Christmas puddings (PTA) - revised date

 

Nov 6 2015  -  Parent in Partnership Meeting - 9am

 

Nov 6 2015 -  REVISED DATE

Y4 Anglo-Saxon Trip to West Stow Village

Click here to go to the West Stow webpage

 

Nov 6 2015  -  Y3 Trip

Norsey Woods

 

Nov 5 2015  -  Drug Awareness Assembly with PC Burch

 

 

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Oct 26 2015  -  Autumn Half Term

 

Oct 22 2015  -  PTA Annual General Meeting

1:30 PM in the junior school. Please come along and support the PTA!

 

Oct 20 2015  -  PTA meeting - 2PM Infant School

Please come along - we need you!

 

Oct 20 2015  -  Y3 Trip to Roding Valley - TBC

 

Oct 16 2015 -  PTA School Disco

6:30 pm

 

Oct 12 2015  -  Y6

Bikeability Training - Group 2 commences

Further sessions for this group are on 15th, 19th, 23rd October

 

Oct 9 2015 -  Class 4H

Parents invited to Celebration Assembly - 10:30 am

 

Oct 9 2015  -  House Sports Afternoon

Children will need to be wearing t-shirts in their house colours.  Our newly trained playleaders will be working with staff to lead these sessions, showing other children how to use all our new play equipment and teach them new playground game.

 

Oct 8 2015  -  PTA Film Club

Further information to follow.

Junior school children must be collected from the Infant school main entrance at the end of the event.

 

Oct 7 2015  -  Flu Immunisation day

Information packs to follow

 

Oct 5 2015  -  Y6

Bikeability Training- Group 1 commences

Further sessions for this group are on 6th, 7th and 8th October

 

Oct 2 2015  -  International School Library Morning

Children will need to come to school wearing a t-shirt in their 'house' colour.

 

Oct 1 2015 -  Harvest Donations for Hamelin House

Please send in any Harvest donations for Hamelin House. Please click on this page to find the link to the Hamelin House website

 

 

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Sep 29 2015  -  Individual and Family Photographs

Family photos from 8am onwards. Further information will follow.

 

Sep 21 2015 -  Y6 Residential trip to Kingswood

Monday through to Friday.

 

Sep 18 2015 -  Jeans for Genes day

Further information will be sent out by Parentmail in due course.

 

Sep 18 2015  -  PTA Event - 'Back to School Bounce'

3:15 Pm on the school field. This event must be booked in advance and a letter has been sent home with your child.

 

Sep 17 2015  -  Meeting for Y6 Parents - Billericay Transition meeting

6:00pm in the junior school hall. Please come along if you are considering The Billericay School as a secondary school choice for your Y6 child. The Headteacher and Deputy Head will be giving key information about the transition process.

 

Sep 14 2015 -  Swimming lessons commence for Y4 pupils

 

Sep 11 2015  -  Y5 Meet the Teacher session 3:30 PM

Childcare will be available

 

Sep 10 2015  -  Y6 Meet the Teacher session 3:30 PM

Childcare will be available

 

Sep 9 2015 -  Y3 Meet the Teacher sessions 3:30 pm

Childcare will be available

 

Sep 8 2015  -  Y4 Meet the Teacher Session 3:30 PM

Childcare will be available

 

Sep 7 2015 -  Pupils return form summer holidays

The bell will ring at 8:50 am