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Mrs Kirby's words Autumn week 3
Mrs Kirby's words Autumn week 3
Another week has flown by with so much achieved and so much to look forward to. This week G6 enjoyed learning about etiquette rules for ‘middle class’ women in Victorian Times; they disagreed with the rule ‘never read in...
Wednesday 29 SeptemberPROV B3 to Ufton CourtAll Day
Monday 04 OctoberJB Parents' Evening4:00pm - 7:00pm
Wednesday 06 OctoberY5 Juniper Hall O/B ResidentialAll Day
Friday 08 OctoberWhole School Open Morning9:30am - 11:30am
Friday 08 OctoberWhole School Open Morning9:30am - 11:30am
From the Office

PTA Firework and Halloween Spectacular - Saturday 9 October
Tickets can be purchased in advance via the Payment Portal at the discounted cost of £25 per family (2 adults, 2 children), or £9/adult and £5/child, and includes a burger or hotdog. Once purchased, wristbands will be available for you to collect on the night at the gate. (NB. You can buy full priced tickets on the night, but food will not be guaranteed).
Further information can be found in this poster, but please do book your tickets ASAP so we can confirm numbers for catering.
We look forward to seeing you on the night to enjoy the Year 10/11 stalls, bar, live music and silent fireworks!

Volunteers required @ Fireworks please!
Please contact Tina Webster via c.e.webster@btinternet.com if you are able to help at the fireworks for any period of time, thank you. It’s a great way to meet other parents especially if you are new to the school.

Artist of the Week
Please see attached gallery of our weekly artists. Year 3 and 4 have been looking at the work of Keith Haring, Mr Doddle and Greg Mike. They will be entering a comic strip competition shortly. Year 5 and 6 have been looking at portraiture.

Rabbit Awards
Awarded for kindness, helpfulness and compassion doing the right thing without being asked, it is what makes our school a wonderful environment. This week our rabbits have been awarded to Fred L (Year 5).

Bike to School Week - 27 September to 1 October
Be part of the Bike to School Week community - anyone cycling to school or using sustainable methods of transport will be awarded 2 house points per day.

Jeans for Genes
Thank you for your support last Friday. Our Junior Boys raised a total of £166.

Pupil Achievements
Ollie took part in his Men's Artistic Gymnastics Club Grade 2 competition at Portsmouth Gymnastics Club on Sunday, competing against gymnasts from across the Southern region. He put in a fantastic performance to come 3rd overall and qualify to represent the South in the National Finals in November.

Tempest Individual Pupil Photos taken on Thursday 16 September
Boys in Reception to Year 6 were given their order form to bring home last week. All orders and payment are to be made online directly with Tempest, and for free delivery via school, the order should be placed within 10 days. After this time a £5 P&P home delivery fee will apply.

Do you have a 2 year old?
Our newly refurbished Nursery School on the College site now accepts boys and girls from age 2.  This is offered on an all-year round basis.  Please call us to find out more on 01628 327710.

Reporting your son’s absence from school
Please don’t forget to call the school office to report any sickness/absence/medical appointments on 01628 327400 or alternatively you can email juniorboys@clairescourt.com

Nearly New Sale
Items of school uniform will be available for purchase every Friday 8.15am-9am on the upper playground.
Mr Wilding's words Autumn week 3Mr Wilding's words Autumn week 3

Well, after a full second week of ‘full-on’ school, it is pretty obvious that the world of education, pastoral care and welfare is back to its usual full-on, flat out stage. As with our Year 8 evening last week, it was indeed wonderful...
CCF Weekend at Claires Court

An eyewitness account written by Captain O'Clee - Contingent Commander
CCF Weekend at Claires Court
Planning for the futurePlanning for the future

Did you know our Academic Principal and Head of Senior Boys, James Wilding, writes a blog?  This week he has highlighted his vision for new cricket pitches at our Junior Boys Site. My long experience as a teacher of 46 years standing i
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