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An opportunity has become available for a Mealtime Assistant to work as part of our lunch time team. 

We are ideally looking for someone to join us as soon as possible.

Main duties will include:

  • Ensure and monitor the safety and good behaviour of the children at lunchtime;
  • Supervise the children playing in the playground;
  • Interact with children playing games; 
  • Administer first aid according to our policy (training will be given); 
  • Supervise and support pupils in the dining hall.

You will:

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Jubilee Fete - this Friday

Don't forget to come along to the fete on Friday.

Lots of fun activities to take part in :-)

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Updated COVID guidance for Parents/Carers

Updated guidance can be found here

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The final newsletter for this half term is out


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Historical theft!!

Back in 1909 the Headteacher discovered a theft!

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Lessons in 1904


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Potato digging!

10th October 1902

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We are holding a readathon on Friday 28th May to raise money for the Motor Neurone Disease Association.

Full details can be found here

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A little bit of history!

Way back (before everything became electronic!), headteachers had to regularly update the Headteacher's Log Book.

Here's the first entry in the oldest Logbook that we have here in school:

Keep checking the blog - if you are interested in seeing more, please let me know and I will add some snippets in due course.  

Mrs Beer (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)


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Remote Learning Information for Parents

Did you know that there is a document on the COVID-19 page of the school website explaining how we are delivering the remote learning?

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Every Mind Matters!

Sorry - blogging is not my strong point so I don't post very often!

I received an email this morning with this link in it:  "Every Mind Matters"  - I took a quick peek and it looks pretty good.

Why not have a look too?

Stay safe, Mrs Beer


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COVID 19 page on website


I hope everyone is settling into this new term as well as possible!

Just to let you know that we now have a website page dedicated to the pandemic - only created today, so not much on there yet,

Thanks, Di Beer

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Public Health England letter

PHE letter to parents and guardians

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Consultation to increase age range

Please see letter of consultation to increase the age range of school.

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Information for Preschool and Reception (Sept 2020)

We will soon be reopening!

Here is a letter for those who will be going into Year R & the Preschool in September

September arrangements (Reception and Early Years)

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June update from office

We hope you are all still keeping well through these strange times.

Di & Sarah are both currently working from home, so contact is best be email please.

With the Government announcement that Free School Meal vouchers are going to continue through the summer holidays, please check if you are eligible.  We currently email weekly vouchers to be used in local shops, and will continue to do so throughout the summer holidays.  Don't miss out!

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It's "Thank A Teacher Day" and the Monkleigh children wanted to say Thanks

 Thank you for a couple more TATD pictures!



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Class 1 have met up with each other - virtually!

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Facebook group

Did you know that there is a Monkleigh & Saltrens community group page on Facebook?

Here is the link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/584008745661512/

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