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School News

All our latest school news and newsletters can be found in these pages.

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16th November

Happy Diwali

Take a look at some of the wonderful work we have been doing for Diwali.

12th November

A message from Mrs Basson: I feel so lucky to have had the opportunity to spend time with all the wonderful children and families at Whitley Abbey. We have had such memorable times with our Fun for Family events, Christmas Crafts and of course our attendance trips.

We are so lucky to have such an amazing community centred school and hopefully we can get back to seeing each other again soon once these strange times have passed. Thank you for all the kinds words and gifts. Best wishes to you all.

1st November

We’ve introduced Thrive in our school and our Thrive Practitioner Miss Simmonds has created the following powerpoint to introduce Thrive to parents and carers of our children.

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Visit our Thrive page

1st November

School will be open as usual tomorrow and we look forward to welcoming all of the children back after their holiday. Thank you to all our school community for helping us to keep everyone safe and healthy. To help us make a good start to the new half term can you please:

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19th October

Dear Parents/Carers,
We hope you are all keeping safe and well. During these difficult times we are aware that there are changes happening in family households which may affect your eligibility for receiving assistance with your child’s school dinners.

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12th October

Nursery Intake Spring 2021
Do you have a child who turns 3 before 31st December 2020? If so they are eligible for 15 hours per week of funding for a Nursery place and we currently have places available for our Spring 2021 intake starting in January 2021 after the Christmas holiday. If you are interested in securing a place please contact the school for an ‘Expression of Interest Form’ and we will contact you as soon as possible on receipt of your form. We also have limited 30 hour places available which are offered based on family eligibility (please check eligibility on If you have any questions regarding our Nursery please email [email protected] or contact the school office.

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