Funded Nursery Places at Ball Green Primary

It is not too late to apply for a funded NURSERY CLASS PLACE for SEPTEMBER 2022 Children born between 1st September 2018 and 31st August 2019 are entitled to 15 hours of free Nursery education, with a top-up fee of £6.50 per day (£32.50 per week) for the additional hours.  NB: Bank Holidays, Inset Days…

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NURSERY CLASS PLACE for SEPTEMBER 2022

Do you, or anyone you know, have a child born between 1st September 2018 and 31st August 2019? If you have not already done so, it is not too late to apply for a NURSERY CLASS PLACE for SEPTEMBER 2022 A paper application form is available from the school office. NB: if your child is…

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Dear Parents & Carers, Re: Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebrations We have blocked out a fortnight of activities between Monday 16th May and Friday 27th May in order to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. We have already arranged for the children to take part in commemorative ‘plate design and making’ workshops and a ‘dancing through the…

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Comic Relief / Red Nose Day – Friday 18th March 2022

Dear Parents/Carers, Comic Relief or Red Nose Day will be taking place on Friday 18th March 2022. Red Noses for Sale: We have just placed an order for ‘Red Noses’ which will be on sale for £1.50 per nose from Monday 14th March. Talent Show: During the week, children will have the opportunity to take…

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Feed The Need To Read Week – Week Beginning Monday 7th March

Dear Parents/Carers, We will be holding our ‘Feed The Need To Read Week’ during the second week back after half term, i.e. week beginning Monday 7th March. Our theme for the week will be ‘cultural diversity’ and the children will be focusing their learning on books from different cultures and with a female lead character.…

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Applications for Rising 3’s at Ball Green Primary for January 2022

We are now inviting applications for places in our Nursery Rising 3’s for January 2022.  These will be for children born between 1st Sept 2018 – 31st Dec 2018. Application forms can be collected from the school office. All applications should be submitted to the school office no later than Friday 3rd December 2021, with places…

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Feed the Need to Read Week – Monday 8th November

📚📚📚📚📚📚📚📚📚📚📚📚📚📚📚 Next week is the return of Feed The Need To Read Week! Throughout the week the children will be focussing their learning on all things reading will lots of different activities across the Key Stages happening too! On FRIDAY (12th) there will be a non-uniform day with the theme of‘our favourite book characters’ Much…

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‘Squid Game’ – Setting Parental Controls on Netflix

Dear Parents & Carers, Please find attached a recent safeguarding notification receivedfrom inEQE in relation ‘Squid Game.’ https://ineqe.com/2021/10/08/squid-game/?utm_campaign=Ineqe%20Safeguarding%20Roundup&utm_medium=email&_hsmi=171141003&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_biVv_FeXlgp4c9jrK8EHJBK5b4jRaGAwamYT6JVmGs0cJYFuGuzeb7uCCgqQ7E4VXqsuGibGp6OFmKAgMuJilqQsB3pg4eYI23GaDRITa0cf37ao&utm_content=171141003&utm_source=hs_email I have also attached a poster summarising Netflix’s Safety Guide toset viewing restrictions, profile locks, PINcodes and much more. I hope that you find the information useful and helpful in ourcontinued efforts to keep our children safe.…

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Black History Month – Rights Respecting School Assembly

Dear Children, Parents & Carers, During our ‘Rights Respecting School’ assembly this afternoon, the children have been learning about ‘Black History Month’ which is held every October. We had a wonderful discussion about the importance of these celebrations and got to explore the impact of Rosa Parks on the civil rights movement in the US.…

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