Redditch Rugby Club
Year 7 CONFIRMATION 2018/2019 Parents Information Evening 11 December 2018 : 6pm-7pm – Parents and Pupils to attend Parish Commitment Masses 19 January 2019 – 5pm OLMC 20 January 2019 – 11.30am OLMC 20 January 2019 – 10.30am StP Confirmation Retreat @ Harvington Hall 20 or 22 May 2019 Confirmation Sessions (5.30pm-6.30pm) Session 1 – 4 February 2019 Session 2 – 25 February 2019 Session 3 – 11 March 2019 Session 4 – 25 March 2019 Session 5 – 8 April 2019 Session 6 – 13 May 2019 Enrolment Forms to be submitted by 11 January 2019
Christmas Carols with St Bede’s TODAY from 3.30pm – 5.00pm. Christmas Carols St Bede’s 04 12 18 (1)
Lourdes MAC Parents Support Group 12/11/18 @ St Augustine’s 7pm A reminder of the session going ahead tonight at St Augustine’s. All information for future sessions can always be found in our weekly newsletter. Focus: Understanding the development of the teenage brain and helping your child regulate their emotions. All welcome to attended. 7pm start at St Augustine’s.
8 Nov 2018
ParentPay Please ensure you log into your child’s ParentPay account to pay for any trip/visit etc. Electronic letters go out to those that have subscribed to our news/newsletter for all trip/visits Contact the school if you need a copy of your ParentPay details email@example.com
5 Nov 2018
Everyone likes to receive thanks and praise for the hard work they do. If you would like to thank a particular member of staff at St Bede’s, please visit the following link and fill in the short form : Thank a Staff Member All thanks will be greatly received and will be shared with the members of staff involved.
5 Nov 2018
Parents SIMs App Please ensure that you have signed into the parent app and updated consents along with checking yours and your child’s personal details. We would appreciate that ALL parents go onto the app to update accordingly. School often sends text messages out to parents and these will not reach you if we have the incorrect information stored. We have photos from residential trips that we are wanting to post but we are unable at present as we don’t have consents to publish your child’s photos. Any issues you have with the app please fell free to contact school firstname.lastname@example.org or come into the school reception. NB if you are not using desktop – rotate your device to see the consents in full
A reminder that St Bede’s closes to pupils today Thursday 25 October and that there is an inset day tomorrow Friday 26 October 2018. We look forward to welcoming all pupils back on Monday 5 November 2018 at 8:50am. Have a peaceful and restful half term break!
25 Oct 2018
Yr 6 Trip – Black Country Museum 9 July 2019 – The deadline for payment has been extended until the end of today (1 May 2019) due to some Parents having issues with ParentPay. All issues directed to school have been addressed and a reminder of log in details sent to those that have requested them. Black Country Yr 6 July 2019
25 Oct 2018
Yr 5 Trip – Cadbury World July 2019 The deadline for payment has been extended until the end of today (1 May 2019) due to some Parents having issues with ParentPay. All issues directed to school have been addressed and a reminder of log in details sent to those that have requested them. Cadbury World Yr 5 July 2019
Applications for High School (present Yr 8 pupils) Complete application, on-line, by 31 October 2018. On Line Application Form Any issues please call School Admissions 01905 763 763
Remembrance Day (non-uniform with a splash of red 09/11/18) To commemorate Remembrance Day, pupils should wear non-uniform with a splash of red or, if they belong to a uniformed group e.g. Scouts, Brownies etc., they may wear their uniform. £1 donation for the Royal British Legion *Sportswear is not appropriate for this occasion*
We will be serving PRE-ORDERED FOOD ONLY on this day – if your child has not ordered a lunch, please send them in with sandwiches. Free school meal children are to ordered their lunch via school reception. Christams Lunch – Pre ordered food only 20 12 18
Reminder: The NSPCC’s ‘Speak Out, Stay Safe’ programme The NSPCC’s Speak out. Stay safe. Programme
11 Oct 2018
PGL – Passport advice FRENCH TRIP 2019 Please see below details from PGL advising parents about passports when travelling to France in 2019. Ensure you check your child’s passport in plenty of time to avoid any issues. The link doesn’t work where it states ‘here’ please follow this link: GOVERNMENT ADVISE FOR TRAVELLING
Lourdes MAC Parents Support Group 15/10/18 @ St Bede’s 7pm Connecting Families worker, Jill Wallis, will be showcasing the Family Toolbox. Practical activities to engage family life. All welcome to attended. 7pm start at St Bede’s.
4 Oct 2018
Next week, on Wednesday 10th October, we will be supporting the charity Young Minds and taking part in #HelloYellow. Children will be allowed to wear non-uniform with a splash of yellow. This is to support and raise awareness for young people’s mental health and we ask that a donation of £1 is made to support this cause. Pupil’s will have an assembly on Monday (KS2) and Wednesday (KS3) to explain further what we mean by mental health and wellbeing and how we can look after ourselves and others. #HelloYellow
St Bede’s Catholic Middle School Draft Admissions Policy 2020/2021 (consultation) We are consulting on our admissions criteria for 2020/2021 admissions, there are a couple of minor changes. Any feedback please contact our clerk to the governors Mrs Sarah Cosgriff (email@example.com). Admission policy for consultation 20-21 Kind regards, Mr Matthew Russell Assistant Principal
28 Sep 2018
Year 5 Nasal Flu Vaccine Nasal Spray Flu Vaccine for year 5 pupils will take place on 08/10/18. Please ensure you have researched this prior to signing consent – letter have been sent home pupil post. This vaccine is not compulsory. More info: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/child-flu-vaccine/
Online Services for Parent/Guardian This is to enable you to make the best of our online services. We will have staff on hand during the evening to assist with passwords and downloading apps. There will be an IT presentation at 7pm in our school hall. Moving forward we will be a cashless/paperless school so using these services are a needs must. Online Services for Parents 2018 (1)