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Class Attendance Awards

WEEK ENDING 28th November 2019
Weekly attendance award:

EYFS/KS1: Jaguar - 98.1%

KS2: Camel - 100%

Classes with attendance of at least 96%:

EYFS/KS1: Jaguar

KS2: Meerkat, Orca, Alligator, Camel,

Chameleon, Cobra

Click here to view the school's Attendance Policy

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The School Day

Automated Gate Times:

KS2 Playground & Maidenhall Approach:
8.28am to 8.40am (after 8.40 entry is via main school office)
2.55pm to 3.25pm

KS1 Playground (access to FREE Breakfast Club) 7.45am to 8.25am

Please do not push or lean against the automated gates to avoid damage or injury.

Note - Due to congestion in the car park at the start of day, the barriers will now be closed.  Please park and drop off on the road, where there are no parking restrictions.

Upcoming Events

Week Commencing 2nd December 2019
Disco tickets on sale from PTA in KS2 playground
Christmas Lunch pre-booking slips into school
Thursday 5th December
Nursery Performance to parents
Year 1 Crafty Cafe
Friday 6th December
PTA Christmas Fair
Year 6 Family Assembly 

Week Commencing 9th December 2019
PTA Chocolate Hamper Raffle tickets on sale KS2 playground 
Tuesday 10th December
Reception classes Christmas Performance
Final day for returning Christmas Lunch slips 
Wednesday 11th December
Reception classes Christmas Performance
Year 1 Christmas Singing Performance
Thursday 12th December
Curiosity Cafe Reading
PTA Christmas Disco (KS1- 4.15pm & KS2- 6pm)

Week Commencing 16th December 2019
Monday 16th December
PTA Chocolate Hamper Raffle after school
Year 3 Christmas Experience this week
Tuesday17th December
Christmas Carol Service St Mary at Stoke Years 4&6
Wednesday 18th December
Christmas Carol Service St Mary at Stoke Years 3&5
Year 2 Christmas Performance
School Christmas Lunch
Nursery Christmas Share
Thursday 19th December
Year 2 Christmas Performance
Hillside Christmas Jumper Day
End of Term Reports

Follow this link for more information regarding school events


Useful Contact Details

St Giles Trust has issued an information sheet containing contact details for a range of support services and a brief explanation of County Lines. Click here to see the document.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Our data protection policies can be found on the Policies section of the website.  If you would like any other information please contact the Active Learning Trust’s Data Protection Officer – email dataprotection@activelearningtrust.org.

Click on this link for our Privacy Notice

Click on this link for details of how to submit a
Subject Access Request
and a Subject Access Request form can be downloaded by clicking here

Lockdown Practise

We are introducing lockdown practises in addition to termly fire drills to ensure that everyone knows how to stay safe in an emergency.  There is a helpful video clip on the following link:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-leeds-40645219/huddersfield-primary-school-takes-part-in-lockdown-training

 Find out more about Place2Be by clicking here


Hillside Parent Ambassadors

Find out about our Parent Ambassadors and see the minutes of their meetings by clicking here.

Safeguarding and Prevent

If you have concerns about the content of this or any other website; please follow the below link to report to the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP)
The school’s Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) is Mrs Claire Mitchell (Assistant Headteacher - SEN and Inclusion). 

Mrs Louise Schultz (Family Support Practitioner), Miss Ola Arkuszewska (Pupil Induction Mentor/Family Support Worker)  and Mr Lee Abbott (Headteacher) are the school's Alternate Designated Professionals for Safeguarding Children. The School's Safeguarding Governor and Safer Employment Champion is Duncan Carragher.

If you have any concerns about a child’s safety, please contact one of these adults via the school office

Educate Against Hate

The DfE has launched a new website which parents and teachers can access to help protect children from radical views. www.educateagainsthate.com offers parents, teachers and school leaders practical advice to protect children from the dangers of extremism, drawing on resources and guidance designed by the government and charities such as the NSPCC and Childnet.

You can find more information relating to Safeguarding and Prevent in our Policies section of this website.

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