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Newsletter 4 2016-17

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Last Friday, Mr Scott held his first Golden Table at Arboretum.

Golden Table is held every Friday lunch time to celebrate children who have done well during lunch times all week, demonstrating that they are Arboretum STARS.


Well done to all the children who joined him this week:

Ulliqah Zeead Class 9

Patricia Pardi Class 10

Madina Ghasemi Class 11

Mohammed Mursaleen Class 14

Uzma Saeed Class 15

Sara Sanova Class 16

Hania Atif Class 17


Year 3/4 Literacy Drop-in

Year 3/4 will be holding a literacy drop-in on Tuesday 11th October from 9.00 - 9.20am

Please come along to find out about what your child will be learning, and how you can support them.


Attend and Achieve

Attend and achieve is a reward given to classes for their attendance.

Any class that achieves 97% or more will receive points that are totalled together and can then be exchanged for a prize. These range from a new class novel to a trip to a restaurant.

The classes that achieved above 97% this week are:

Class 1,2,4,5,6,10,11,15.

Well done to all these classes!


Non Uniform Day

On Friday 7th October we will be having a Non Uniform day to raise money to buy fun things for the children.

“Wear your favourite colour”

50p donation

Please note, Classes 9 & 12 will be going on a visit to Derby Museum on that day, so MUST wear their uniform.


School Lunch - “Better than MacDonalds!”


We will be having a special themed lunch on:

Thursday 6th October

Lamb Burger or Vegetable Nuggets


Ice Cream

All in a takeaway bag.



Tue/Wed 4th/5th October                 Parents’ Meetings Class 17

Wed/Thur 5th/6th October               Parents’ Meetings Classes 1-16

Thursday 6th October                         Themed Lunch “Better than MacDonalds!”

Friday 7th October                              Class 9 & 12 visit to Derby Museum

Friday 7th October                              Non Uniform Day “Wear your Favourite Colour”

Wednesday 5th October                    Year 3/4 Literacy Drop-in

Wednesday 12th October                 Tea & Toast

Friday 14th October                           Class 13 visit to Derby Museum

Friday 14th October                           Tempest Photography

Friday 21st October                            Tempest Photography

Friday 21st October                            Break up for Half Term holiday

Monday 31st October                        Back to school



Please return all book orders to school by

Friday 7th October

Make sure they are in an envelope with your child’s name, class and “Book Order” written on it.

Every order that you place will earn points that we can spend on books for the school.



Now that the weather is getting colder, please make sure that your child brings a suitable coat to school every day (NOT a “hoody”).  Remember to put their name inside it.



Day                          Club                                     Time                         Age                          Cost               Contact

Monday                  Cycle Club                           3.15—4.25pm        Year 5/6 only           Free           Mr Malooq

Tuesday                  Football Club                      Lunchtime               Ages 7+                     Free          Mr Malooq

                                 Circuit Training                  3.15—4.25pm         Ages 8+                    £1              Mr Malooq

Wednesday            Film Club                             3.15—5.00pm        Ages 4+                    50p            Mr Malooq

Thursday                 Multi Games Club             3.15—4.25pm        Ages 4-7                   £1              Mr Malooq

Friday                      Football Club                      3.15—4.25pm        Ages 8+                    £1              Mr Malooq

GIRLS                       Football Club                      3.15—4.25pm        Ages 8+                   £1               Mr Malooq

If your child would like to attend a club, please contact the member of staff shown.

Remember, all clubs are FREE if your child is eligible for Pupil Premium - to find out if your child qualifies, please fill in an application form available from the Office.