Entries by mlake

Harvest Festival 2018

Our Harvest Festival will be taking place on Friday 26th October (Nursery and Reception will be holding Harvest workshops on Tuesday 23rd October) Woodhall’s chosen charity is our local food bank – we are collecting non-perishable items such as tins, bottles, packets and toiletries. Whatever you can donate will help somebody in short-term crisis. Please send […]

‘Talking Families’ – a brand new course…

We have a brand new, FREE course taking place at Woodhall called ‘Talking Families’. This will help you to manage challenging behaviour, encourage positive behaviour, build your child’s self-esteem, set and maintain boundaries and respond to tantrums and difficult feelings in children. The course will run every Thursday from 8th November-13th December, from 9.30-11.30am. Childcare […]

School Photographs

Our photographer will be coming to school on Monday 15th October. If you wold like siblings photographed together, please let the school office know by Thursday 11th October. If you are bringing in pre-school children to be included, please be in school by 8.15am as these groups will be photographed first. Please note that the […]

Free School Meals

If you are in receipt of a qualifying benefit and have a child in Year 3 or above, your child could be entitled to a daily free school meal. Qualifying benefits include Income Support, Income-based Jobseekers Allowance, Income-related Employment and Support Allowance, support through Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999, the Guaranteed […]

Applications for Secondary School Places

Just a reminder to our Year 6 parents: please be aware that the deadline for applications to secondary and upper schools is fast approaching. You will need to make an application online or on paper by the closing date of Wednesday 31st October 2018. However, it is recommended that parents complete it by Friday 26th […]

Change of Dates

Please note the following change of date: Nursery and Reception’s Harvest Workshop will now be held on Tuesday 23rd October. School will be closed for INSET on Monday 5th November, and closed (Occasional Day) on Monday 3rd December. All dates are available on the ‘school/diary dates’ pages. Thanks.

Parents’ Consultation Evenings

Please remember that your parents’ evening reply slip (with your preferred date) must be returned by this this morning at the latest. Parents’ evenings will be held tomorrow (Tuesday 25th) from 4.30-7pm and Wednesday (26th) from 3.45-6pm. We look forward to seeing you there.

The Jungle V.I.Ps!

Today, children from Reception to Year 6 had great fun watching a fantastic production of ‘The Jungle Book’. We howled with laughter at the monkeys and hid behind our hands whenever Shere Khan appeared! Following the show, Year 6 attended a workshop in which the actors taught them all about stagecraft…lights, sound, costume, characterisation, voices, […]

Ukulele Family Jam!

Would you like to learn how to play the ukulele? Come and have fun at our weekly FAMILY JAM! No experience necessary. All instruments are provided, all ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Starting Tuesday 2nd October at Woodhall. We can’t wait to have a Woodhall ukulele band (to join our steel […]

Woodhall Boxing Club

Just a reminder that we have a couple of spaces left in our Key Stage 2 Boxing Club. This takes place every Monday from 3.30-4.30pm and is free of charge. Jason, our boxing coach, works with the children on a range of skills including running, skipping, footwork and mobility, and eye-to-hand coordination. Boxing improves balance, […]