The Kirk Fenton Pro

Weekly newsletter for staff 21st June 2019

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Messages, Information, reminders and notices

  • SIAMs - We will be having a critical friend visit in advance of our SIAMS inspection. Shan Brough-Jones will be visiting on July 1st and doing a learning walk focusing on prayer spaces around school. Please ensure that your classroom prayer space is updated with the new vision and values statements and is fit for purpose on that day.
  • Donna Kettle Visit - Donna will be visiting on 4th July with a focus on transitions and end of year data for EYFS, Y1, Y2 & Y6. She will be talking to key staff in these year groups.
  • Behaviour and Complaints Logs - These logs are now set up in the School Improvement drive and will be looked at by Ofsted (and me!). Please ensure that you are logging any complaints from parents and also any behaviour incidents that you need to report to parents.
  • Photos of Pupils - As per the staff Code of Conduct, please can I remind you that you must not use your mobile phone to take photos of the children when on trips and outings. You must use a school camera or ipad.
  • Target Tracker - Final data to be put on by Friday 5th July please
  • Unpaid Leave - I have had a few requests for unpaid leave in recent weeks. The governors are no longer able to agree to these requests and therefore any such leave going forward will be refused.
  • Bank Holiday May 2020 - For information, The government have changed this bank holiday next year from Monday 4th May 2020 to Friday 8th May in order to celebrate 75 years since VE day
  • Staff Meetings - Please see link below for next term's staff meetings - All welcome
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Diary Dates Next Week

Monday 24th -


  • National Sports Week
  • Whole school football sessions during day
  • 10:00 Sam Grey to see HL (Y2) then GM & parent KW cover
  • 14:00 Judicium GDPR Review KW/BH
  • SLT Meeting - Curriculum review


Tuesday 25th -


  • SB out @ Kellington
  • KW out am STAR mentor meeting
  • 10:00 Y5/6 dress rehearsal for school
  • 13:30 Additional transition to TGS - FD/CE/AG Y6
  • 15:30 Staff meeting SEN support plans


Wednesday 26th -


  • SB out Thrive Course
  • 08:00 KW to MAT HT Meeting
  • 08:00 RCCN to drop off cleaning Equipment
  • 09:30 Y1 to Railway museum trip
  • 11:00 Tracy Ashton to see OD (YR)
  • 12:30 KW to Monk Fryston ITT mentor review
  • 14:00 Y5/6 Production
  • 15:30 Y5/6 Football at Hensall Primary
  • 16:00 New Rec starters meeting


Thursday 27th -


  • Judo sessions for each class
  • 09:00 KW to see parent KT (Y5)
  • 10:00 HLTA candidate to look round
  • 11:00 Y3 new starter to look round
  • 11:45 New Rec starter lunches
  • 13:00 Premises Inspection KW/BH
  • 13:00 EB to English Network
  • 13:00 Y1 to Kellington Multisports festival
  • 14:30 KW meeting KH SEN
  • 19:00 Y5/6 Production


Friday 28th -


  • Judo sessions for each class
  • 09:00 KW meeting govs re SIAMs
  • 09:30 Roof Survey - Richard Emmerson
  • 11:45 New Rec starter lunches
  • 13:30 Y6 Leavers service in church
  • 13:45 DOC out
  • 14:00 LH Annual Review KH/KW/CT
  • 15:30 KW Performance review with govs
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Thank you and Well done.....


Thank you to Gemma for organising another fabulous sports day! Feedback I have had so far is good.

From Gemma - thank you to all who helped out at sports day

This week's birthdays....

This week we are saying happy birthday to:


No more June births that I am aware of.....