Mr Blackwell, our SAMBA teacher from Tameside Music Services, will once again be running an After School Samba Club. This will run on Monday evenings and is open to pupils from Years 3, 4, 5 and 6. For further details please follow the link below…
Russell Scott Samba Band Autumn 2017
Please note this club has limited numbers and places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.
You are invited to come into school with your child to see what happens in the classroom. Find out about the morning routines, homework and how you can help with reading and spelling. We are happy to welcome any family member including mum, dad, grandparent, auntie or even a family friend.
Dates as follows:
Year 1- Miss Plant’s class – 10th October 9:00am-9:20am
Year 3- Miss Higgins class – 9th October 9:00-9:20am
Year 6-Mrs Sangah’s class – 4th October 9:00-9:20am
Year 5-Mr Henthorn’s class – 11th October 9:00-9:20am
Year 5-Miss Ashton’s class – 10th October 9:00-9:20am
Year 4-Mrs Wilding Young’s class – Wednesday 11th October 9:00-9:20pm
Year 4-Mrs Lees and Miss Neil’s class – Thursday 12th October 9:00-9:20am
Year 1-Miss Burke’s class – 10th October 9:00am -9:20am
Year 2- Miss Kingsley’s class – 27th September 9:00am – 9:20am
Year 2- Miss Hallam’s class – 27th September 9:00am -9:20am
Year 3- Miss Watkin’s class – 11th October 9:00-9:20am
Year 6-Miss Cotton’s class – 3rd October 9:00-9:20am
Friday 22nd September – Jeans for Genes Day
Wear JEANS on Friday 22nd September to support Genetic Disorders UK. Our school donation will help to change the world for children with genetic disorders. £1 donation.
Well done to these Year 6 pupils who have been chosen as the first group of school PREFECTS!
Well done to our first Key Stage 2 ‘Super Learners’ of the new school year! These pupils have been risk-takers and have pushed themselves with their learning.
Our popular Mums and Tots group will now be running every Wednesday afternoon from 1:30pm. It is a great opportunity for your child to make new friends in a safe, fun environment. The first session will be on Wednesday 12th September. Open to everyone!
Mums and Tots Group poster
All the videos played at Achievements Evening 2017 and every year since 2002 are available to watch at the Russell Scott Showcase. Hours of entertainment – enjoy!
Year 1 will be having a Monster Day when both classes are asked to come to school dressed as a monster of their choice! Follow the link for more information…
Monster day letter
Well done to Holly and Maisy who received their Golden Owl Awards on Friday. This really is a tremendous achievement, especially as they are only in Year 4! Fantastic!
Today we were visited by Vicky from Tameside Libraries. She told us all about the Summer Reading Challenge. We hope that lots of children will join in! Please visit the Reading Blog to find out more.
Next week we will be having a whole school Health and Sport Week. All children will be focusing on the importance of having a healthy mind and body. Please take a few minutes to read the letters below- a copy will come home with your child too.
Overview of the week including information about the Healthy Breakfast
Parent Workshop – Mindfulness for You and Your Child -Tuesday 11th July
Sports Day – Thursday 13th July
Fifteen of our year 6 pupils received their Golden Owl Awards in today’s assembly. Their very proud teachers praised their never ending enthusiasm, daily dedication and amazing attitudes. Well done to Izzy, Callum, Nathan, Connor, Dieter, Janae, Jessica, Jodie, Emily, Lola, Nicole, Jade, Kadie, Sophie and Lewis.
Parents and Carers are invited to join us on the following dates:
Afternoon Nursery – Wednesday 26th July 2.30pm
Morning Nursery – Thursday 27th July 11.00am
Today a letter has been sent home to reception parents/carers about some fun end of year activities and our special celebration assemblies. You can read a copy of the letter here: reception summer fun
Please read this letter from Ofsted following the 1 day inspection on the 24th May 2017.
Read Ofsted Letter
Year 2 were celebrating today: 11 hard working children were rewarded with their Golden Owlet Awards. Well done to Robyn, Brodie, Jenson, Scarlet, Eva, Grace, Isabelle, Jasmin, Layla, Summer and Brook.
Follow the link to find out about a special trip to our local church for Year 3
Trip to St Lawrence’s Letter-
Russell Scott’s Summer Fair will be on Friday July 7th. In order to make this once again a great success, we need as many volunteers as possible. If you can spare any time either before the fair, or on the day, this would be very much appreciated.
Please join us on Wednesday 14th June at 3:15-4:15pm. Coffee, tea, biscuits and childcare provided! Please let the school office know if you require a place at the special ‘one night only’ after school sports club run by Mr Gorman.
Please read the letter below, it’s from Ofsted to parents/carers.
Letter to Parents/Carers from Ofsted