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Academic Year 2017 - 2018

Welcome Honey the Guide Dog and Councillor Hinchey

 

Today, we met Honey the Guide Dog who is 2 years old and on her last 2 weeks of training before she goes to live with and support a blind lady.  Good luck Honey!

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Academic Year 2017 - 2018

 

We look forward to seeing all Year 1 to Year 6 children back at school on Wednesday 6th September 2017 at 8.50am.

INSET DAYS - Staff training (Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th)

 

If your child/ren are starting in our Reception Classes then please bring them along to the office at the day and time that you arranged with their class teacher.  If you are unsure, please give us a call on 029 20 628204.

 

Academic Year 2016 - 2017

Bake Off competition entries

 

Another amazing Summer Fayre and from all the tasty Bake Off competition entries, here are the winners:

 

Reception 1st - Aria M

2nd - Aaron W

 

Year 1 & 2- 1st - Logan B

2nd – Leyli J

 

Year 3 & 4 - 1st - Charlotte F

2nd - Lani K

 

Year 5 & 6 - 1st Tristan M

2nd Sophie G

 

Well done to everyone who entered.

 

Get your chef hats on....... The Birchgrove Bake Off

Breakfast Club Applications for September 2017 (Year 1-6)

Application forms are now available for September 2017.  The deadline to return them is Friday 30th June.  

We will let you know the allocated places by Friday 8th July. 

 

Summer Fayre needs you.................

Did you know there is going to be a Grand Prize Draw at our

Summer Fayre on 1st July?

 

Use the link below to view all the information you will receive in your raffle envelope.  

With thanks the  PTFA Committee.

A big thank you for our African Drumming Workshops - International Week

A big thank you for our African Drumming Workshops - International Week 1
A big thank you for our African Drumming Workshops - International Week 2
A big thank you for our African Drumming Workshops - International Week 3
To view more of the wonderful photos from our African Drumming Workshop - https://twitter.com/birchgroveprm

Foundation Phase Fun Day - Monday 12th June

 

Well done to everyone who entered the Birchgrove Collectathon.  We hope you enjoy your prizes and take a look below at the overall winners.

Winners of our Birchgrove Collectathon

Welcome back to school for our Summer Term

Monday 24th April 2017 ar 8:50am

 

Important dates for Welsh Government tests and information

Morfa Bay update- 10.10am

We are expecting Year 6 to be back around 2pm today, however we will provide another update around 12.30pm.

Please use this link: https://twitter.com/birchgroveprm

 

We would be grateful for your assistance with unloading the bags from the bus so that we are quicker returning the children to you.

Many thanks

Foundation Phase Easter Bonnet

Red Nose Day

 

Thank you for all your kind donations for Red Nose Day.   

 

To view some of our photos, please visit the class pages and view the gallery.

 

 

ESOL Workshop

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Royal Mail Christmas Stamp Design Competition

Our school  has entered the Royal Mail's Christmas Stamp Design Competition.

 

If you would like to take part then please use the above entry conditions and a copy of the entry form can be collected from the school office, or by visiting http://www.royalmail.com/stampcompetition

 

All entries must be at school By Monday 13th March to allow time for them to be posted to the Royal Mail by the closing date on Friday 17th March.

 

We look forward to receiving your entries and good luck.

 

World Book Day - Friday 3rd March

Key Stage 2 Curriculum Talks

 

We would like to invite all parents/carers to join us to hear about the Spring/Summer Term learning.  All the following talks begin at 3.45pm :

 

Year 3  - 09.01.17

Year 5 -  10.01.17

Year 4 -  12.01.17

Year 6 -  13.01.17

 

We look forward to seeing you there.  If you would like to view our upcoming events, click here 

http://www.birchgrovecardiff.co.uk/dates/

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We would like to wish all our children, parents and families a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2017.

 

All children will return to school on

Tuesday 3rd January 2017 at 8:50am.

Save the Children 

On Friday 16th December, we put on our festive jumpers to support this charity.  We raised £251.27 in total.  

 

If you would like more information, please use this link:  

https://christmasjumperday.org/schools/

Birchgrove Choir sing for St Andrew Luncheon Club

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School Fayre

Another fantastic fayre, we thank everyone who helped to make it a great success.  Use this link to view some photos:

http://www.birchgrovecardiff.co.uk/whole-school-3/

We hope all our children and families had a great time. 

 

For more information about our PTFA, please visit:  http://www.birchgrovecardiff.co.uk/ptfa-fundraising/

 

Christmas Concert Tickets 🎄 

 

Tickets are available from Monday 28th November (before and after school from the school office).  Tickets will be £2.00 each, 4 per family initially.

 

Don't forget the concerts are:

 

Reception:  Mary's Knitting

Tuesday 6th (dress rehearsal)  10am

Thursday 8th   10am

Friday 9th   10am

 

Year 1 & 2:  Lights, Camel, Action

Tuesday 6th (dress rehearsal)  2pm

Thursday 8th   2pm

Friday 9th   2pm

 

We look forward to seeing you all there.

 

 

Another brilliant PTFA Film Night 🎥 

Thank you to all the PTFA for another brilliant event for the children and the support of the parents and staff.  Big thanks to Sam's Mum in Year 3 and Mrs Thomas (Alenco) for the hot dog donations.  Roll on the Christmas Faye's on Saturday 10th December to make more memories and raise valuable funds for school.

Children in Need

 

Thank you for all your kind donations and for all the children wearing their pj's or something spotty.  We raised an amazing £500.49.  Please view the class pages for photos shortly.

Get ready for ....... Children in Need on Friday 18th November. Wear pj's or something spotty!

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Get ready for ....... Children in Need on Friday 18th November.  Wear pj's or something spotty! 2
Get ready for ....... Children in Need on Friday 18th November.  Wear pj's or something spotty! 3
Get ready for ....... Children in Need on Friday 18th November.  Wear pj's or something spotty! 4

The Really Rubbish Roadshow 

 

We had a great assembly on Tuesday from the Really Rubbish Roadshow.  See the video below to get a flavour of the informative and fun event or visit http://reallyrubbishcampaign.co.uk/

 

 

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The Really Rubbish Road Show

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The Really Rubbish Road Show

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Have your heard?

 

On Thursday 10th November, Bethan Rees (athlete) and Charlotte Wingfield, Rio 2016 Olympian who work at Nike Cardiff, will be inspiring our budding athletes in a whole school assembly.

 

There will also be an opportunity for Year 3 and 4 to sprint train like an Olympian!  Trainers at the ready!

 

 

Halloween Disco

 

We hope all the children enjoyed the Halloween Disco tonight and we thank everyone who helped support the PTFA.  If you think you could help in either tuck hub on a Friday, or at any event please speak to one of the PTFA team, or take a look at the upcoming events to decide.

 http://www.birchgrovecardiff.co.uk/ptfa-fundraising/

 

Thank you for all your donations to Cardiff Food Bank

 

Update:  Take a look at all your fantastic donations that were collected today (2th October)

https://mobile.twitter.com/birchgroveprm

 

Cardiff Food Bank 

We have had an assembly by the Cardiff Food Bank to let the children know about the service that the Food Bank provides.

 

The school council and class 1D need your kind donations of as much food as possible by Wednesday 19th October in readiness for 1D's assembly on Thursday 20th October.

 

The suggested donations include:  Tinned tomatoes, UHT/Tinned custard, tinned vegetables or tinned potatoes.

 

Please use this link for further information: https://cardiff.foodbank.org.uk/

 

 

 

Come along to the School Book Fair

 

 The children will have an opportunity to view the books on sale during the week of

Monday 10th October until Friday 14th October.

 

The Fair will be open in the Old Hall after school on Monday, Tuesday and Friday from 3.30 – 4.00pm, and on Wednesday and Thursday until 4.30pm.

 

We look forward to seeing you there.

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Annual Governors Report for Parents.

 

On Wednesday 19th October at 5.30pm, all parents are invited to attend the meeting .

 

Please use this link to view our report:

http://www.birchgrovecardiff.co.uk/virtual-office/

Come with us and you see a world of our amazing children....

http://www.birchgrovecardiff.co.uk/whole-school-3/

 

Thank you to all parent and careers who helped to make this day so much fun... look out for the Golden Ticket winners!

Our Dahlicious Dress Up Day for Roald Dahl - 16th September 2016

To view our fantastic report please use the following link to our virtual office: 

http://www.birchgrovecardiff.co.uk/virtual-office/

All children to return to school on

Monday 5th September 2016 at 8:50am.


We look forward to welcoming and meeting all our new reception children from Monday 5th September - Friday 9th September


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