Healthy School, Cymraeg Campus & Baton Rally Awards!

Leighton Primary School have been awarded the Powys Healthy Schools Phase 4 Award.  Da Iawn School Council & Eco Committee!

Leighton Primary School have been awarded the Powys Healthy Schools Phase 4 Award. Da Iawn School Council & Eco Committee!

Leighton Primary School are joint champions of the Queens Baton Relay 2017 pictured are representatives from the school with the trophy.

Leighton Primary School are joint champions of the Queens Baton Relay 2017 pictured are representatives from the school with the trophy.

Leighton Primary School have been presented with the Cymraeg Campus Award. Pictured are members of the School’s Criw Cymraeg with the award.

Uniform Update

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Our school uniform has been updated to be more eco-friendly, although the transition to the updated version is open ended, so no need to replace anything until you are ready to.

Our sweatshirt (v neck), polo shirt and cardigan colour is still burgundy, although the badge has been updated (as above).  Grey trousers/skirts/pinafore’s, with grey or burgundy tights/socks.  Shoes remain black.  Our new summer dress colour will be amber/gold.

PE kit will be amber/gold polo shirt, with black shorts/skirt and socks.

Our uniform supplier is now Constructiv Clothing, at 20 Church Street, Welshpool, SY21 7LH, with all items available to try on for size in the local shop; Leighton book-bags are also available.

The range should be centre stage in the shop window over the Easter weekend.

Goodbye Miss Wallington

Miss Wallington is moving on to new challenges at the end of this term, and we are very sorry to see her leaving us.

Miss Wallington has contributed an awful lot to our school, from her excellent leadership of Foundation Phase (including the two new additions she brought in, Toffee and Fluffball) to her excellent work with recorders, Criw Cymraeg and our Eco Committee.

Miss Wallington will be missed by all.

I would like to say a huge thank you on behalf of all connected to Leighton CP School, especially our children, for all that she has done whilst with us.

Thank you Jess – and all the very best for your next steps forward!

After Easter Mr Wain will become the new Foundation Phase teacher.  Mr Wain has worked at our school on many occasions and as such knows the school and our children very well.  We are sure that the transition will therefore be positive for all children.

Welsh Week 2018

WELSH WEEK will start Monday 26/2! We will be engaging in Welsh themed activities, in class and around the school; we will have our St David’s Day assembly on Thursday, followed by a Welsh food stall; on Friday we will have Welsh Book Day, dressing up as Welsh characters, famous Welsh people, or just in Welsh colours; we will also be visited by a Welsh harpist on Friday afternoon!

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School Clubs Summer 2018

Clubs Lunch After school
Mon: Writing Club (Mrs Harries) Tennis Club (Mr Billington)
Tues: KS2 Football (Mr Harte)

Arts & Crafts Club (Mrs Ball)

Wed: Rounders/Cricket (Mr Wain) Foundation Football (Mr Harte)

KS2 Computer Club (Mrs Leach)

Thurs School Council (Mr Harte)

Criw Cymraeg (Mr Wain)

Eco Committee (Mrs Harries)

Clwb Cymraeg (Mrs Harries)
Fri: Music Club (Mr Wain) Homework/Games Club (Mrs Harries)

Love Your School Day

Thanks to all parents who were kind enough to give up their time to assist (and lead) with lots of school maintenance and improvement jobs – it’s really worthwhile and helps us to keep our school looking as good as it can 🙂

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