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Menu Choice Week 2 altered (see below)


Monday 18th December

  • Abbeywood have had to cancel the Choir visit due to illness at the centre


Tuesday 19th  

  • Year 2 visit to Ash Library. Please bring coat, gloves and hats.
  • Lunch: Christmas Dinner for children (pre-booked). If your child has packed lunch, add some treats to make it special.
  • PTA Christmas Disco – Tickets brought in advance only. No payment at the door.
    • KS1 3.45pm - 4.45pm. Bring clothes to change into after school. Collect from School Hall exit.
    • KS2 5.00pm – 6.00pm. Arrive/Collect from School Hall exit.


Wednesday 20th  

  • Lunch: Pork & Apple Slice or Cheese & Onion Potato Puff
  • 12.30pm – 4.30pm Pantomime Trip for those who booked. Collect from School Hall exit


Thursday 21st

  • 9.00am – 10.00am Carols by Candlelight in St Peters Church. All parent/Carers welcome to come and enjoy this special service.
  • 11.30am Preschool Sing-a-long. Parent/Carers welcome.
  • Lunch: Burger Day (Beef or Quorn)
  • 12.00 noon – Preschool and Nursery Finish


Happy Christmas


Thursday 4th January 2018

• 8.45am (9.00am Preschool and Nursery) New term begins


Further details of events are available on our Calendar.


Menu Choice Week 1


Monday 11th December

  • Payment in for daily snack bar (1 week costs £2.50).
  • Secret Santa present choosing Mon to Wed (YR—Y6) for those who have paid.
  • Christmas Disco tickets will be available all week in the top playground. See PTA Members


Tuesday 12th  

  • NO SWIMMING – Finished until Spring
  • 2.15pm EYFS/KS1 Nativity Performance 1 - ideal for younger children as we will have matts out for them to sit on. All EYFS/KS1 parents/relatives welcome.


Wednesday 13th  

  • 9.30am EYFS/KS1 Nativity Performance 1. All EYFS/KS1 parents/relatives welcome.
  • 3.45-7pm Parent/Teacher Progress Review Meetings.  Book with the office    


Thursday 14th  


  • Parent/Teacher Progress Review Meetings/2-year-old check meetings. Crèche in hall for school aged children to enjoy whilst your meetings take place. Book your meeting with the office
  • 8am-10am Full Governing Body Meeting. Please inform the Clerk to Governors if you would like to attend, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Friday 15th  

  • Christmas Jumper Day – Wear your Christmas Jumper and socks or tights (other uniform rules apply).
  • 8.45-9.15am - Hall exhibition for end of project. Pop in the hall to see some of the wonderful learning your child has enjoyed this half term.
  • 10am Choir Carol Singing at Japonica Court

Further details of events are available on our Calendar.

Menu Choice Week 3

Assessment Week for Reception Class to Year 6

 Monday 4th December

  •  Payment in for daily snack bar (1 week costs £2.50)


Tuesday 5th  

  • KS1 Swimming
  • 2.30pm – 3.15pm End of day teacher/parent/carer coffee and tea in the hall Y1S/Y4 - a chance to socialise with parents and class teachers.
  • No Netball and Football Clubs – finished for term


Wednesday 6th  

  • 12.00 noon Parent lunch – Only for those who have already booked, there are no spaces.


Thursday 7th  

  • KS2 Swimming
  • 9am Music Presentation by Mr Dancer's students – parents of performers please come to watch


Friday 8th  

  • Reindeer Run
  • Project Homework due in
  • Deadline for children’s Christmas Lunch orders
  • 9am – 10.30am – Open morning for new parents
  • 2pm – 4pm Christmas Fayre – All Welcome. Children cannot leave before 3.15pm


Further details of events are available on our Calendar.

Notes from the Office

On Friday 1st December we will be decorating our Christmas Tree, pop in after school to take a look.

We were delighted to raise over £523 for  BBC Children in Need .

Children from across the school, Preschool and Nursery brought in their pennies and we made a giant Pudsey collage on the playground.

Thank you to everyone who donated.


Menu Choice: Week 2


Timetable Testing week for all children. See the Headteacher's November 2017 blog for details.


Monday 27th November

Payment for weekly snack bar

Jolly Jars promoted in Assembly

NO after school clubs (finished for term)


 Tuesday 28th  

KS1 Swimming

Last Netball and Football Clubs after school


Wednesday 29th



Thursday 30th

KS2 Swimming


Friday 1st December

Project homework due in

Decorating Tree Assembly. Please come and view our tree over the next week.

No Running Club (Finished for term).


Further details of events are available on our school Calendar.


Notes from the Office

  • To help parents quickly find forms, letters and information, we have a new tray system located in the school foyer. You will find Medical absence Forms, Leave of absence, spare trip letters and more in the labelled drawers. Please do not hesitate to ask a member of the office team if you need help locating an item.
  • Please return Pupil Christmas Dinner forms (and payment if required) by Friday 8th December. Spare forms are available in the tray system. 
  • A number of children are not bringing their swimming kits in on the appropriate days. Please can you support your child(ren) so that they remember to bring their kit to school.



Menu Choice: Week 1


Monday 20th November

Payment for weekly snack bar

1.30pm LAB Meeting for Children’s Centre

Last Monday night after school club



Tuesday 21st 

KS1 Swimming

NSPCC Assemblies

Netball and Football Clubs after school (last club 28th November)


Wednesday 22nd



Thursday 23rd

Mufti Day – Bring Bottles/Chocolates or a £2 donation to wear your own clothes

KS2 Swimming



Friday 24th

INSET DAY – School, Preschool, Nursery and Children’s Centre Closed for staff training (and electrical works).


Further details of events are available on our school Calendar.


Notes from the Office

 ·         Thank you for all your donations for Children in Need – We raised a whopping £521!



Contact details

School, Preschool & Nursery : 01252 328589 -
Children's Centre & Outreach: 01252 350225 -


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Ash Grange Children's Centre and Primary School
Ash Church Road
Surrey GU12 6LX

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