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Fitz Weekly 18th May

Monday 18th

·         Cricket club with Jon Solly, Years 1-6, 3.20-4.20

·         Quad Kids competition – NO Athletics club

·         Foodbank Assembly

Tuesday 19th

·         KS2 Ukulele club 3.30 – 4.30

·         KS1 Gardening Club 12.30 – 12.55

Wednesday 20th

·         Blackbird class – Forest Schools

·         KS2 Yoga Club 3.30 – 4.15

·         Cluster Swimming Gala – no lessons this week.

·         Bikeability Course starts – Year 6 only

Thursday 21st

·         Dinner choice slips for week beginning 1st June due today

·         Y1/2 Active club 3.30 – 4.15

·         KS2 Gardening club 1.00 – 1.25

·         Tag Rugby County Finals, Wootton Bassett

Friday 22nd

·         Dove class Assembly, 9.15am school hall

·         End of term, 3.20pm



Tomorrow, you might see Mrs Dunn looking brighter than ever! She is raising money for the anaphylaxis campaign.

If you enjoy the spectacle there will be a donation box available in reception.

 Cluster Swimming Gala – We still need volunteers to help walk the children to/from Bradford on Avon Swimming pool. If you are able to help, please see Miss Blake or let the office know.

 Foodbank Assembly and Collection – If you would like to support this cause, please send/bring in foods on Monday 18th May. Suggested items: sugar, fruit juice, tea bags, coffee, rice, pasta, tinned tomatoes/fish/meat/fruit/vegetables/steamed pudding/rice pudding/custard/sauces, jams. Please ensure items are within their ‘use by’ date.

Active Club for Term 6 – Mr Kiely will be running an active club for current members in Years 1 and 2 and for new members in FS2. The club will run on Thursdays from 3.30pm- 4.15pm. Your child will need to be collected from the hall entrance (by Puffins) at the end of the session. If your child is interested in joining this club, please return the slip below



I give permission for my child…………………………………..……….……in…………………………..…class

to attend ACTIVE CLUB on Thursdays, 3.30pm – 4.15pm with Mr Kiely.


My child will be collected from school by (please list names);


Or My child will go to FunDays   *


Parent/carer signature:                                                              Date:


Gym Leotards – Please can you return any Gym Leotards which you still have at home to Miss Blake ASAP. We still have 4 which have not been returned!!

Parent View Questionnaire – Thank you to all those who have completed their questionnaire so far. At the moment, Falcon class are in the lead for the class prize. Please return your completed questionnaires to the school office by Friday 22nd May.

School Library – The library is now available for parents to visit with children after school on a Wednesday until 3.45pm. During this time you could choose a book with your child for them to borrow or just have a look through our books. Please remember that each child should only have one book out at a time and we would like them to be returned / renewed after two weeks.

 Sainsbury’s Active Kids Vouchers – our total so far stands at 16,815 vouchers. Thank you for all your help collecting vouchers. Sainsbury’s have now stopped giving them out, but please keep checking bags and cupboards for any you may still have. It all makes a big difference to our school. Please bring your vouchers into the office by Friday 19th June.


PiP Quiz Winners – Thank you to all those who bought a quiz, we hope you enjoyed it. We had a 3-way tie for the winning entry, all scoring 29/30! Congratulations to The Craft Family, The Daddow Family and The Vaughton Family. Answers will be sent out soon to all entrants so keep an eye out for those.

Strawberry Fair – all hands on deck appeal for people to step up and fill the following stall vacancies urgently (please contact Sarah on: We need to fill them to ensure everything we have planned can go ahead safely and successfully. Grab those friends’ hands for support if necessary and email/do a stall together, you’ll have a fab time. Pimm’s tent always open after you’ve completed your stint! Come on, this is your children’s school highlight of the year!

FSA Stalls – current spaces to fill

Books: 12-1pm / 1-2pm / 2-3pm Soft toy Tombola: 11am-12pm / 2-3pm Bottle stall: 12-1pm / 1-2pm / 2-3pm Fitz Fashion Finds: 11am-12pm / 1-2pm / 2-3pm Paint-a-Pottery: 11am-12pm / 12-1pm (2 people) / 1-2pm / 2-3pm Roll-a-Penny: 12-1pm / 1-2pm / 2-3pm Angry Birds: 11am – 12pm / 12-1pm / 1-2pm / 2-3pm Hook-a-duck: 11am-12pm / 2-3pm Jumble Jars: 11am-12pm / 12-1pm / 1-2pm / 2-3pm Coconut Shy: 11am-12pm / 12-1pm / 1-2pm / 2-3pm Inflatables x 3 cover: 11am-12pm / 12-1pm / 1-2pm / 2-3pm (no supervision of children needed, Active Trowbridge do that, we just need to take the money). Inflatable Football pitch: 12-1pm / 1-2pm / 2-3pm


We also need someone to collect Jumble Jars from reception over the couple of weeks after half term and check the jars and stick raffle tickets on them ahead of the fair please.










Dates for your Diary


Monday 18th – 22nd May Fairtrade/Business Enterprise Week
Monday 18th Quad kids at Bath Uni
Wednesday 20th Cluster Swimming Gala
Thursday 21st Tag Rugby County Finals. All day event at Royal Wootton Bassett
Friday 22nd Dove class assembly, 9.15am school hall
Friday 22nd End of Term, 3.20pm
Monday 1st June Term 6 begins – pupils return to school
Tuesday 2nd Class photographs
Tuesday 9th Quik cricket competition at Winsley Cricket club
Friday 12th Goldfinch class assembly, 9.15am school hall
Friday 12th Merlin class cake sale
Monday 15th-19th Assessment week
Monday 15th Y3 Rounders festival, St Laurence
Saturday 20th Strawberry Fair


Community Notices


St Laurence School Association – Our next meeting is tonight (Thursday) at 7.30pm in the St Laurence School Restaurant. All are very welcome – so come along and join us. The agenda is on the SLSA page of the St Laurence school website.

Transition Event at Bradford on Avon Children’s Centre – Please see the PDF attached for details of a transition event for parents and children starting school in September 2015. Transition event June 15

Great Western Railway Planned Works – During the Summer of 2015 there will be a number of major planned works to the great western mainline that may cause disruption. Please visit for further details & information.

Forest of Imagination 15-18 May, a free 4 day contemporary arts and design event in the heart of Bath, in collaboration with a host of creative partners. Sunday 17 May is National Children’s Day and we are hosting a day of free talks with Save Childhood Movement at Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Queen Square Bath. Please see the PDF attached or visit for more information

Forest of Imagination_2015_Event Guide1

 Wiltshire Council Big Pledge – Big Pledge aims to encourage Wiltshire residents to lead healthier and more active lives and to engage with their communities.  The theme this year is ‘make a difference’ with 12 pledges that people can make as an individual, a group, an organisation, a family or a community.

‘Big Pledge – Make a Difference’ will run from 11 May to 30 September 2015 and is supported by a communications and media strategy including social media, website and radio advertising. Visit the Council’s Big Pledge website at or see the PDF attached for more information. Big Pledge A4 Poster Email

Volunteer Day at St Margaret’s Hall – Bradford on Avon Town Council, along with Boacan, is providing a fantastic opportunity for local voluntary groups and charities, by inviting them to take part in a Volunteer Day at St Margaret’s Hall, Bradford on Avon, on Sunday 7th June between 12noon and 4pm.