LA School Admissions advice session

Dear Parents/carers Just a reminder that James Britton from the LA (School Admissions) will be running an advice session for parents at 2:30 pm on Monday 18 November at St Philip’s. The brief presentation will cover: • How to apply • Information available to help your choice • The importance of making 3 choices • What happens if you miss out? • The pointlessness of appealing (in most cases) • Deferral and...
Visit from Leeloo the Leonberger therapy dog

Visit from Leeloo the Leonberger therapy dog

Thank you to Leeloo, the Leonberger therapy dog, and her owner for coming in to the School last week for a visit. There was great excitement when Leeloo came in but the children were taught that when they meet a dog how important it is to always ask the owner’s permission to stroke the dog, use gentle hands, not poke the dog’s eyes or pull the tail. The children also learnt the Makaton sign for dog. The children who had previous worries about a dog visiting were reassured and appeared to be more confident around the dog by the end of the...

Applying for school advice session

Dear Parents/carers James Britton from the LA (School Admissions) will be running an advice session for parents at 2:30 pm on 18 November at St Philip’s Marsh Nursery School. The brief presentation will cover: • How to apply • Information available to help your choice • The importance of making 3 choices • What happens if you miss out? • The pointlessness of appealing (in most cases) • Deferral and...