Great attendance news!

Last week we had 97.2% attendance across school. Thank you so much! That is above our target for the school year (97%). Since September we are running at 96.5. That’s not bad but we can’t afford to have holiday time! More importantly, the children can’t afford to miss their lessons.  In the meantime, we are […]

Important Information Re: Panto!

As a very busy week of Christmas festivities and celebrations approaches at Marus Bridge, I would like to draw your attention to the following arrangements for Monday 18th December 2017 and our visit to the pantomime ‘Cinderella’ at Southport Theatre. The children will have lunch as usual in school at the earlier time of 11.30am. […]

War Horse

As part of our WW1 topic, we would like to share the film War Horse with the children. This film is certified as a 12A film. There are specific details available at: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1568911/parentalguide If you give permission for your child to watch the film please sign the permission slip in your child’s planner. Many thanks […]

Mad Maths!

11th December 2017 Today in maths we explored our 3, 4 and 8 times tables by representing them in lots of different ways. We used beans, counting strings, base ten, numicon and number lines to create lots of different multiples. The children enjoyed finding patterns in their work.

Christmas Dinner Money

Could you please make sure that your child’s lunch account has enough funds if they are having a Christmas lunch on Friday and is completely up to date at the end of term. Many Thanks

Absences & Appointments

Could you please make sure to contact the school office if your child is going to be absent from school or if they have an appointment that is going to make them late or that needs them collecting from school, during school hours. Many thanks for your co operation.

Cash Payments

Could you please ensure when you are sending money into school i.e toast money, dinner money, trip money etc.that all payments are sent in properly labelled, separate cash envelopes. All money received goes down to the school office and, as you can imagine, if everything is placed in the same envelope this can get quite confusing when […]

Missed Flu Vaccinations

The following catch-up clinics have been arranged for pupils who have missed the flu vaccination in our school:   Date: Wednesday 6th December 2017 – Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm Venue: Atherton Start Well Centre Meadowbank Primary School Formby Avenue Atherton M46 0HX   Date: Thursday 7th December 2017 – Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm Venue: Sunshine […]

Last minute request from FOMBA

If anyone has any unwanted, good condition books, jigsaws, games or toys that could be sold on a white elephant stall we would be very grateful for the donation.  If you have anything suitable that you wish to donate please bring it to Year 2 Mrs Fisher’s class at 3:30pm today, first thing tomorrow morning,  […]

Well done to our winners!

Thank you to everyone who brought in a jar donation for our Christmas Fair (which is tomorrow at 3:30pm). Well done to the winners of the jar decorating competition, judged by Mr Gaskill : D

Christmas Tree Decorations

The school Christmas tree is going up this week and it would be fantastic if children could bring a bauble or decoration to place on the tree to help decorate it. Please send any donated tree decorations in by Thursday. Many Thanks

Y5/6 Basketball Trials

Dear Parents/Guardians, Mr Duncalf will be holding basketball trails in preparation for an upcoming competition this Wednesday 29th November and next Wednesday 6th December for pupils in Y5/6. All pupils are welcome to attend and the sessions will take place from 3:20 until 4:20. Pupils are to be collected from the main entrance after the […]