Claires Court Bulletin
NURSERY AND GIRLS
Sunflower and cress seeds have been sown and the nursery classes have been talking about the life cycle of a plant. Linking with the number 3 this week the children have made triangular sandwiches with wholemeal bread (brown week) and jam which they spooned, spread and cut very well and the majority of the children thoroughly enjoyed eating them during snack time.
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Boat Club Dinner - Saturday 7 May
Arrive from 7.00pm at Senior Boys site Sports Hall. Parking on site.
Friday 13 May - Year 11 Girls
Final Assembly and a reminder that study leave commences Monday 16 May (have you returned the slip confirming your daughter's study leave arrangements).
Although the supermarket has now ceased giving these out we are still accepting any that parents may have.
School Nurse Request
As the hayfever season is upon us please ensure your child has taken the relevant allergy relief before the start of the school day.
Lions Club Collection
The Lions Club of Maidenhead are asking for donations of cuddly toys and we have a collection bin in our atrium for you to put these in. They will be collected on Friday 13 May. Thank you in advance.
Useful numbers for current parents
To ensure you speak to the most appropriate person, please note the numbers below.....
Junior Boys Office - 01628 411490
Nursery, Junior & Senior Girls - 01628 411480
Senior Boys Reception/Office - 01628 411470
Sixth Form - 01628 411489
Registrar - 01628 411472
Trips/Transport - 01628 411406
Summer Fete on 25 June
This year the theme of our fete is 'The Great Outdoors', a theme inspired by the allotment and bushcraft projects the PTA have recently supported.
If you, or anyone you know, would like to take a stall at this year’s event please contact me at email@example.com. We are also looking for a number of raffle prizes. If you are able to contribute something please contact me at the same address. Your support, as always, is much appreciated.
Great Gatsby Ball - Saturday 14 May 2016
For those coming to The Great Gatsby Ball next Saturday, we are looking forward to a great evening! The auction and raffle prizes are better than ever. Bring credit cards, cheque books or cash with you as prizes need to be paid for on the night. You can win anything from a watch, to iPad, festival ticket, sports/fitness coaching and so much more...see here for all the prizes.
HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES – May half-term holiday (Tue 31 May to Fri 3 Jun)
Join Mini, Mid and Kool’s ‘World of Sports’ theme week this coming holiday… build your own golf course, complete the Round the World Sporting Challenge and join our professional vocalist with songs from sporting events around the world!
Creative Kool Xtra activities for older children include dedicated days of Cookery, Crafts and Textiles. Also Sport Xtra provides plenty of opportunity to develop skills with three days of Cricket for boys & girls in Year 3 and above.
For more details please visit www.clairescourt.com/holiday-activities – Junior and Senior pupils get FREE extended sessions when booked early!!!
LETTERS GOING HOME
Nursery and Transition - School visits to Junior Boys this month - all consent slips in by Wednesday 11 May please
GR Bus Trip to Maidenhead Library - Wednesday 11 May - consent slips by Tuesday 10 May
G8 English Trip to see 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time' -Thursday 19 May consent slip by Friday 13 May
G4 Outward Bound - Fri 20 May/Sat 21 May - payment and consent slip by Monday 9 May
G6 British Museum - Thursday 12 May - please note we are leaving at 8.30am prompt!!
G7-G11 Pre-season Sailing Trip - Thursday 1 September/Friday 2 September - deposit and consent slip by Wednesday 11 May
G7-G11 Sailing Holiday to Weymouth & Portland - Sunday 23 to Saturday 29 October - deposit and consent slip by Wednesday 11 May
Monday 9 May - U8, U9, U10, U11 Athletics v Holme Grange, away 3.25pm leave school – Pick up time 6pm from CC.
Tuesday 10 May - G3 - G8 swimming gala v Godstowe, away. Further details to follow.
Wednesday 11 May - U13 athletics trials, TVAC, 1 - 4pm.
Check the PE board / schools sports website for further details.
Theresa May hands out certificate
Well done to the girls on their fundraising >>>
Once in a lifetime opportunity
Girls have a tour of a Chemical Analysis Facility >>>