Our News items
Free School Meal Vouchers, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 14th Jan 2021 @ 3:49pm
On Wednesday 6th January, free school meal vouchers were sent via text message to all parents of children eligible for income related free school meals from a company called Wonde. This was a £30 voucher which covered the weeks beginning 4th & 11th January.
A National Scheme from the Department for Education has now been launched using a company called Edenred. Once this is up and running parents will receive a weekly voucher each week for the remainder of the lockdown period.
Newsletter - 8th January 2021, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 8th Jan 2021 @ 3:30pm
Remote Learning Letter, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 4th Jan 2021 @ 3:32pm
Notice to Parents - Sunday 3rd January 2021, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 3rd Jan 2021 @ 1:56pm
End of Autumn Term Letter From Mrs Vayro, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 17th Dec 2020 @ 2:57pm
Click below to read Mrs Vayro's Autumn Term letter.
Newsletter - 17th December 2020, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 17th Dec 2020 @ 3:04pm
Contact Tracing during the Christmas holidays, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 17th Dec 2020 @ 9:28am
Contact Tracing during the Christmas holidays
In line with Government Covid-19 guidelines we ask that you keep us informed of any positive cases during the Christmas break as detailed below:
Please contact school via firstname.lastname@example.org
- If your child tests positive within 48 hours of being in school even if they have shown no symptoms
- If your child tests positive up to 6 days of being in school but showed symptoms within 48 hours of being in school
This email account will be checked daily up until Thursday 23rd December for any Covid-19 related emails. If we receive notification of a positive case of COVID-19 requiring members of bubble to isolate, we will inform you via School Spider.
All other emails received to this email account will be responded to on our return to school in January.
If your child is unable to return to school on 4th January 2021, due to a positive case of COVID-19 or due to a period of isolation please inform the school office in the normal way after the Christmas Break.
Nativity Letter December 2020, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 17th Dec 2020 @ 1:39pm
Build a Nativity during Christmas holidays!
See the letter below.
Newsletter - 11th December 2020, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 11th Dec 2020 @ 2:58pm
Newsletter - 4th December 2020, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 4th Dec 2020 @ 2:53pm
Letter to All Parents from Year 1, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 4th Dec 2020 @ 1:58pm
Below is a letter written by Evita in Year 1, asking for donations to help Early Essentials. Early Essentials is an organisation which helps provide parents with new borns with the essentials they may need.
They have requested donations if possible of the items listed below:
- Nappies - sizes newborn,1 & 2 only
- Baby wipes
- Baby toiletries
- Nappy cream.
- Breast pads
- Maternity pads
- Women's toiletries - shampoo/conditioner shower gel, toothpaste/brushes, deodorant, smellies, gift sets.
- Chocolate treats, biscuits etc
Early Essentials do not need baby clothes and toys at the moment so please do not bring these in.
In return for the donation the children can come to school in their Christmas jumpers or festive red and green clothes on Friday 11th December.
Letter to Year 3 Parents - Friday 27th November 2020, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 27th Nov 2020 @ 2:25pm
Important letter regarding Year 3 .
Letter to all parents - Friday 27th November 2020, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 27th Nov 2020 @ 2:45pm
Newsletter - 27th November 2020, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 27th Nov 2020 @ 3:11pm
Free School Meals, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 22nd Oct 2020 @ 10:40am
Are you Eligible for Free School Meals?
We want to make sure every child that is eligible for Free School Meals has made a claim - especially during these unprecedented Covid-19 times. It is important we have an accurate record in case of any further disruption like we experienced in March to ensure every child eligible receives a meal dueing school closures.
If a claim is made now this will ensure your child will receive a meal in such an event.
To claim takes a few minutes and you normally receive an instant decision. You can find the link to make a claim on the school website on the School Meal page;
To complete an application, you will need to provide:
- Your own name and date of birth
- Contact details
- National Insurance Number or National Asylum Seekers Number
- Child's name and date of birth
- School your child is attending/will attend.
Newsletter - 20th November 2020, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 20th Nov 2020 @ 2:34pm
Year 2 Phonics Screening letter, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 18th Nov 2020 @ 3:56pm
Parents of Year 2 children, please read the letter below regarding Phonics Screening.
Newsletter 13th November 2020, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 13th Nov 2020 @ 2:45pm
Covid-19 Study, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 11th Nov 2020 @ 3:16pm
St Ambrose has partnered with the COVID Symptom Study to help make sure our students are as safe as possible, whilst doing our part in creating the world’s largest scientific dataset of COVID-19 in children.
Please see the email attached for further details.
Letter to all parents - Wednesday 11th November 2020, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 11th Nov 2020 @ 2:54pm
Nursery Share in our Learning letter Autumn 2 2020, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 10th Nov 2020 @ 8:38am
Reception Share in our learning letter Autumn 2, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 10th Nov 2020 @ 8:39am
Year 1 Share in our Learning Letter Autumn 2, by Mrs Maguire
Date: 10th Nov 2020 @ 8:40am