Dates for your diary

October 2021

29th October 2021: Halloween party 

Children will be able to explore all of the spooky activities that we are planning across the nursery on this day. Children are most welcome to come to nursery in fancy dress (optional). 

Unfortunately, due to numbers we are not able to book any additional sessions on this day

30th October 2021: Cancer Research Mud Run 2021

Some staff members and their friends will be participating in the mud run event at Weston Park. This is a very worth while event and very close to our heart. If you would like to donate please go to: https://fundraise.cancerresearchuk.org/team/sandytots-team-2

November 2021

1st November 2021: Primary School Admission

  • You need to apply if your child’s fifth birthday is between 1 September 2022 and 31 August 2023 for a place at first, infant or primary school.

The application system will open on 1 November 2021.

 Please click on the link below to apply:

 https://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/Education/Admissions-primary/Apply/Overview.aspx

 For more information see below:

Applications will close on 15 January 2022. 

 Parents and carer’s receive outcomes on National Offer Day, 18 April 2022.

 

4th November 2021: Tempest Photography

 Individual / Christmas Photos:

 If your child is not in nursery on this day you will be able to come into nursery between 8:00am – 9:00am and 1:00pm – 2:00pm If your child is in nursery on this day staff will take your child to have their photo taken.

 

12th November 2021: Children in Need                                                                         

We will be having lots of fun throughout the nursery, children can come to nursery wearing their favourite Disney dress or superhero outfit. A £1 donation for ‘Children in Need’.

 Week Commencing 8th November 2021 – 12th November 2021:

 We are giving you the opportunity to book a parents evening with your child’s key person in one of two options. You can choose either a Zoom or Telephone appointment.

 

These will all be booked between 6pm-8pm Monday – Friday. Please email your preferred option by week commencing the 25th October. If you choose a Zoom meeting a member of the office team will email you a link.

December 2021

8th December 2021 10.30am-11.00am and 9th of December 2021 2.30pm-3.00pm

Nativity ‘Zoom’ Performance

We are all looking forward to welcoming you to watch our fantastic performance via Zoom.

 More information will be available closer to the time.

10th December 2021: Christmas Jumper Day 

It will soon be Christmas, children are welcome to wear their Christmas jumper for ‘Christmas Jumper Day’.

A £1 donation for ‘Save the Children’ will be welcomed. More Information is available at: www.savethechildren.org.uk/christmas-jumper-day/about              

15th December 2021: Christmas Dinner

We are having our Christmas dinner, which is very exciting as all the children will join together. Unfortunately, we are not able to book any additional sessions on this day.

16th December 2021: Christmas Party Day

We will be having lots of fun at our Christmas Party for the whole nursery all day.  If your child does not usually attend nursery during this time on a Thursday and you would like to book them in for the 2 hours 1pm-3pm, please speak to staff in the nursery office. The cost will be £16 and if you would like to book this we will need to know by Thursday 25th November.