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Its week 1 😊 Let’s see what’s been happening in Y3…………………….

Its week 1 😊 Let’s see what’s been happening in Y3…………………….

In Science club, we made ‘Magic Milk’ by using food colouring and dish soap. We watched as the food colouring dispersed to make wonderful patterns. Also, we did some tinkering using paper, scissors, and glue to create our very own ‘Paper Cities’. It was so much fun!

Coffee Mornings Every Thursday

Coffee Mornings Every Thursday

Dear Parents/Carers

We hold a coffee morning in school every Thursday 9am -10am in The Woodlands.

Each week we will have a focus subject led by a class teacher to support our families and children.

All parents are encouraged to attend.

Date 

Focus 

Led by  

21.04.22 

Pupil Well-Being

Miss Hinds

28.04.22 

Times Tables

Miss Scrimgeour

05.05.22 

Eid Party - bring a dish to share

Parents

12.05.22 

Oral Health

Julie Cassidy (NHS)

19.05.22

Behaviour & Rountines at Home

Mrs Machin-Short & Mrs Barns

26.05.22

Coffee with the Principal Mrs Maqsood-Shah

 

If you require further information please contact the school office.

Many thanks 

                           

New Summer Lunchtime Menu - Starting 19th April 2022

New Summer Lunchtime Menu - Starting 19th April 2022

Dear Parents/Carers

Please click here to view the new summer lunchtime menu. 

This menu will start when we return on Tuesday 19th April 2022.

Many thanks

New Summer Enrichment Clubs for Y3

New Summer Enrichment Clubs for Y3

Dear Parents/Carers

At High Hazels Academy, we are committed to offering an Education With Character, and this commitment extends beyond the classroom.  We firmly believe in providing every child with the opportunity to develop their skills, talents, creativity, and resilience beyond the core curriculum, which is why all children have access to lunchtime and afterschool enrichment clubs. 

The Clubs available for Y3 children are:- computing, science, origami, sports, cooking and choir

Parents/Carers you can sign your children up to take part in a club via the Arbor app

Many thanks

Its week 5 😊 Let’s see what’s been happening in Y3…………………….

Its week 5 😊 Let’s see what’s been happening in Y3…………………….

Year 3 have loved their enrichment clubs this half term and we have had a strong focus on DT based activities. In Sewing club, pupils designed and made little animal finger puppets using a running stitch and applique technique to add detail to their creations. Check out their incredible final products!

Its week 4 😊 Let’s see what’s been happening in Y3…………………….

Its week 4 😊 Let’s see what’s been happening in Y3…………………….

 

This week, it was British Science Week and on Wednesday, Year 3 welcomed a day filled with excitement and wonder. They practiced making gliders, investigated objects that sink and float and even grew their own rainbows. Check out some of our creations

Leadership At High Hazels Academy

Leadership At High Hazels Academy

Dear Parents/Carers

Leadership at High Hazels Academy

We hope that everyone is enjoying the new term. Despite the ongoing challenges of Covid19, we are pleased that pupils are continuing at pace with their learning. After seven years as Headteacher of High Hazels Academy, Mrs Maqsood-Shah will be leaving the school at the end of the academic year. She has been appointed as Regional Director within a Primary Trust. This is not a decision she has taken lightly, and we will be very sorry to see her leave. She has been an excellent Headteacher for the school and, has been very successful in managing the challenges of Covid-19. Her dedication to the school and its community has been superb. I know that everyone in the school will wish her well for the future and thank her for the contribution she has made to the school’s success. She is, of course, fully committed to the school until the summer and is looking forward to a productive six months.

We will now begin a national recruitment exercise to appoint her successor. We hope to attract a strong field of candidates and to have our new Head in place for September. We will, of course, ensure a smooth transition between Mrs Maqsood-Shah and her successor so that there is no disruption to the strong progress underway at the school. Thank you for your continued support of the school during this very important time for catching up on any lost learning due to the Pandemic.

Best wishes

Sir Jon Coles                                             Darran Ellison-Lee

Chief Executive                                        Director of Primary Education 

Its week 3 😊 Let’s see what’s been happening in Y3…………………….

Its week 3 😊 Let’s see what’s been happening in Y3…………………….

This week, Year 3 have been learning all about newspaper reports. We considered writing with a formal tone, adding detail for the reader, and including quotations to bring dimension to our writing. We planned our reports, practised reporting in the style of TV news and then wrote our own newspaper reports on the theme of fairy-tale crimes. Take a look! 

The Date Project

The Date Project

The idea and concept was simple, to raise funds for the Al-Huda Bakery in Syria by selling a box of the finest Medjool dates for £10 during Ramadan. 

Each box sold raised funds for fifty loaves of bread for a Syrian family. The Date Project is a initiative started and run by volunteers with 100% of profits going to charity.

In the first year of the project, 100,000 loaves of bread were distributed, and in 2016 a phenomenal 3.5 million loaves of bread were produced as a result of this initiative. 

For Ramadan 2017, Palestine was added with a beautifully designed box in Palestinian colors being sold as the perfect gift nationwide.

We are supporting The Date Project by selling dates on our school yard next week for £10 per tin. These will be available to buy after school from the PTA members. For more information visit https://thedateproject.org

 

Science Dress Up Day 16th March

Science Dress Up Day 16th March

Dear parents and carers,

Next week we will be celebrating British Science Week. On Wednesday 16th March, we have planned a fun filled day so children can engage in a number of activities that build skills such as problem solving, critical thinking and enquiry. Please follow the Sway page if you would like some ideas on how to continue this learning at home. As part of the excitement, we are asking all children to dress up on Wednesday as something related to science. Again, please continue scrolling for costume ideas you can easily create at home.

If you have any questions, please ask your child’s teacher.

Please click here to view all the information about science week

Many thanks,

Miss Scrimgeour, Miss Grieves and Mrs Cox

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