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We are delighted to share our recent SIAMS Report. This is something the whole school community – children, parents, staff, governors, church, neighbours – can celebrate!
Information on what a SIAMS Report is may be found here.
Our parents’ coffee morning tomorrow (Thursday 16th June) will include an Employment Skills Workshop with speakers from London Stock Exchange and School Home Support. 9am-11am in the School Hall, all parents and carers welcome to attend.
Everybody had a wonderful time at our tea party on Friday to celebrate the Queen’s 90th Birthday. Delicious cupcakes and juice were enjoyed by all and the playground was decorated beautifully with bunting designed by our pupils!
Please click here to read our latest newsletter and mark the forthcoming dates in your diary.
Thursday 9th June – Book Fair begins in the lobby after school. It will run until Thursday 16th June.
Wednesday 15th June – The Archdeacon of London, Fr Luke Miller attending KS2 Mass.
Wednesday 15th June – Year 5 pupils attending the Royal Institute Maths Workshops.
Thursday 16th June – Year 6 to visit Tate Britain.
Thursday 16th June – Year 4 Multiskills Tournament.
Friday 10th June – School Celebration to celebrate the Queen’s 90th Birthday. Click here to see the letter from Mrs Jewitt about the arrangements for our school tea party.
Monday 4th July – INSET day, no school for children.
Monday 11th July – Pupils’ End of Year Reports given to parents.
Tuesday 12th July – Open afternoon for parents to visit children’s classes (more information to follow).
Monday 18th July – Year 6 Leavers’ Presentation, 2pm, School Hall
Tuesday 19th July – Sports Day, whole school, Vincent Square (more information to follow).
Wednesday 20th July – Last day of term, 2.30pm finish.
Tuesday 6th September – School begins for children (Monday 5th September – INSET day).
Mrs Jewitt joined Ms Bracher, Miss Bayon, Mr Walker and the Year 5 children at Sayers Croft today. They marched all the way up Pitch Hill, had a picnic lunch, and then marched all the way down! Mrs Jewitt said “there was great teamwork and encouragement from everyone. A great achievement!”
Inspired by the Wave of Prayer (8th-15th May), Ms Green’s Writing Club wrote some prayers. Here they are!
Thank you for believing in us, each and every day. Thank you for helping us to think positively, even when we face difficulties. Thank you for all the beautiful things that you have created for us.
Thank you for all the wonderful children at St Matthew’s and for how special they make our school. Thank you for making Mrs Jewitt such a brilliant headteacher, for helping her to take such good care of us and for our friends and teachers in the school; they make us happy.
Please watch over us all. Please help us all in our times of need. Please give us your blessing and your patience.
Thank you for our inner peace.
By Louisa, Hong-Anh, Phuong (Year 6) and Elijah (Year 5)
Thank you for this beautiful Earth and everything that we have. Thank you for all the plants and trees we have today. Without them, our planet wouldn’t be such a comforting home. We also thank you for the flowers and animals. We pray that there will be more homes for animals in need.
In Your name
Sneha (Year 4)
Please help all those who are in need.
Please help people in wars to find peace.
Please help those who are sick to find good health.
Let it rain where countries are dry.
Let food grow where there is hunger.
Please give us positivity so that we can share it everywhere we go.
Please help us to love everybody and let them love us in return.
Please bless all the people around the world.
Bitania and Bess (Year 5)