Sebright Cygnets Nursery and Activity Club
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October 5, 2018: September 2018 Newsletter

Welcome back to nursery. A big thank you for all the gifts and cards we received in July.

The Theme this half term is ALL ABOUT ME/OURSELVES

Term Dates: The first day of October half term is Friday 26th October and we return on Monday 5th November. The last day of the Autumn term is Friday 21st December and after Christmas we return on Tuesday 8th January. More term dates are available from nursery or the School’s website.

Macmillan coffee morning will be held after the Harvest Festival until 11am in the School Hall.

Welly Wednesdays started again on Wednesday 26th September, for all children starting school next September.

Healthy Eating.  Along with school policy we encourage healthy eating for our children who bring their lunches to eat at Nursery. If you would like any ideas/suggestions please speak to a staff member

Reminder that once children become three they can come to Activity Club up to 5.30pm any afternoon. Also we run an Early Bird Club from 8.00am each morning for our three and four year olds

Nursery Nativity will be Thursday 20th December, 9.30am, and the rehearsal is on Wednesday 19th at 1pm.

Nursery Christmas Party– Friday 21st December 12-2pm

 

 

May 1, 2018: NEWSLETTER APRIL 2018

The THEME this half term is ‘SPRING‘ and ‘NEW LIFE’

GROUP PHOTO

Monday 4th June  9.15am

This group photo is primarily for our nursery children but all children are welcome to come along to be

included in the photo.

SESSIONS IN SEPTEMBER

We are currently planning sessions in September.

Could all parents whose children are not leaving us in July please speak to Wendy, Carole or Kim as soon as possible,

 

WOLVERLEY CARNIVAL

Saturday 7th July

The theme this year is Nursery Rhymes, and we have decided to have a walking float based around Old Macdonalds Farm.

Children can dress as any farm animal or as farmers or as scarecrows. Times, and more details to follow. Our stall will be a Toy Tombola, and we’ll need donations of new or ‘as good as new’ toys please

 

Welly Wednesdays……

Please send children in their wellies and old clothes (that you don’t mind getting dirty), ready to go out after registration

SPORTS DAY AND LEAVERS PRESENTATION on MONDAY 16TH JULY

This year we will have our leavers presentation at 9.15am in nursery for the children leaving for School in September.

Sports day on the playing fields will start at 11am when all the other children and families can join us. Teddy Bears Picnic will follow.

The nursery day will finish after lunch when children can be taken home by their parents. Please note that it is parents’ responsibility to look after their own child during the whole day

NURSERY TRIP

The children that will be starting school in September are going to   ENGINUITY in Ironbridge on Monday 21st May.

The cost per child is £10.00, which covers the cost of the coach. All other costs will be subsidised by the Nursery.

Please bring children at the normal time, the coach will leave at 9.15am and return by 3pm. All children will need a packed lunch.

There is a list to add your child’s name, and all money to be paid by Friday 11th May, please

FEE INCREASE

Reminder-that from April 2018 fees have increased to £10 for each session and £4.00 for our wrap around lunchtime care.

This will bring the cost of a full day, 9am to 3pm, to £24.00. and the charge for a morning session plus lunch will be £14.

This makes our hourly rate £4, in line with other nurseries and government funding.

Activity Club rate will also rise to £4 per hour. Early Bird fees will remain the same.

Fees must be paid weekly at the first session attended, although parents can pay monthly or half termly in advance if they wish.

If an invoice covering the half term is needed please speak to Kim. Once invoices have been issued please pay within two weeks

Payments can also be made directly into the Nursery’s bank account. Details available

Term Dates.

The last day of this half term is Friday 25th May. We return on Monday 4th June. Monday 7th May is a Bank Holiday. The last day of this Summer Term is Friday 20th July, and we return on Wednesday 5th September. More dates are available on school website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 6, 2018: March 2018 Newsletter

The Theme for this half term is SPRING – MOTHERS DAY and EASTER

 

FEE INCREASE

The Nursery Management Committee have decided that from April 2018 fees will be increased to £10 for each session and £4.00 for our wrap around lunchtime care.

This will bring the cost of a full day, 9am to 3pm, to £24.00. and the charge for a

morning session plus lunch will be £14.

This makes our hourly rate £4, in line with other nurseries and government funding.

Activity Club rate will also rise to £4 per hour.

Early Bird fees will remain the same.

Please remember that fees must be paid weekly at the first session attended, although parents can pay monthly or half termly in advance if they wish.

If an invoice covering the half term is needed please speak to Kim.

Once invoices have been issued please pay within two weeks

Payments can also be made directly into the Nursery’s bank account. Details available

 

PARENT EVENING and A.G.M.

MONDAY 19th MARCH

Our Annual General Meeting will be held on Monday 19th March in Nursery at 7pm.

This will be an opportunity for parents to talk to their child’s Key Person and look at their Learning Journeys.   You will also be able to see our displays in Nursery.

All parents are welcome, and we are hoping as many parents as possible will come along to support the running of our Nursery. A list will be in the entrance for you to add your name.

Refreshments will be available.

We also have an ’Open Door’ policy and are always available to chat to parents about their child.

 

NURSERY TRIP

The children that will be starting school in September are going to

ENGINUITY in Ironbridge on Monday 21st May.

The cost per child is £10.00, which covers the cost of the coach.

All other costs will be subsidised by the Nursery.

Please bring children at the normal time, the coach will leave at 9.15am and return by 3pm.

All children will need a packed lunch.

After Easter there will be a list to add your child’s name, and all money to be paid by Friday 11th May, please

 

Welly Wednesdays……

will start again on 7th March

Please send children in their wellies and old clothes (that you don’t mind getting dirty), ready to go out

after registration

 

 

 

March 1, 2018: Nursery Closure

Unfortunately due to the snow Nursery will be closed on Friday 2nd March 2018.

January 19, 2018: January 2018 Newsletter

Happy New Year and Welcome back to Nursery

All the staff would to thank everyone who gave us presents and cards at Christmas, they are greatly appreciated.

The Theme for this half term is   WINTER

The next Bag2school collection is Monday 12th February at 9am. Bags available from Nursery.

If you think nursery may be closed because of snow please listen to BBC Hereford & Worcs on 104.6 FM or look on our website or on the school’s website.

Welly Wednesdays will start again after February half term.

Thank you for supporting our fund raising Christmas hampers , we raised £157.

Term dates:  Half Term in February is Monday 19th to Friday 23rd, inclusive.

Term ends on Thursday 29th March, and we return after the Easter holidays on Monday 16th April, (this is a recent change of date).

December 12, 2017: Nursery closure due to snow

Unfortunately due to the snow Nursery was closed Monday 11th and Tuesday 12th December.  If the forecast is correct Wolverley Primary School are planning to open tomorrow (Wednesday 13th) between 10.00 a.m. and 3.00p.m.  to allow for staff to get in and also to allow for additional risk assessments to take place in the daylight.  We have been asked to follow suit, consequently we will not be able to offer  our usual Early Bird or After School Club. Sorry for any inconvenience.

November 7, 2017: November 2017

The THEME for this half term is BONFIRE NIGHT and CHRISTMAS

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

Committee meeting Monday 13th November at the Lock Inn, Wolverley at 7pm. All welcome.

Rehearsal for nursery Nativity- Monday 11th December, 1.30pm in Church

Nursery Nativity Performance-Thursday 14th December 9am in Church

Nursery Christmas Party-Friday 15th December 12-2pm. For all children, please collect at 2pm. A list for party food will be available early December.

Bag2School-bags will be available at the beginning of January and collection day is Monday 12th February. All proceeds are used to buy toys/equipment for Nursery.

WELLY WEDNESDAYS- will continue until the end of November. Please ensure your child comes into nursery with their wellies and suitable outdoor clothing ready to go out after registration.

SESSIONS If any parents would like extra sessions in January please let us know, as some sessions are already full.

UNIFORM-We have Nursery uniform in stock. Sweat shirts £8.50, and Polo shirts £7.00

 

 

 

September 26, 2017: September 2017 Newsletter

The Theme for this half term is AUTUMN

Welly Wednesdays will start again on 27th September and will finish on the 18th October. Please ensure that your child comes into nursery with their wellies and suitable outdoor clothing, ready to go out after registration.

We have a supply of nursery uniforms: £8.50 for Sweat shirts, and £7.00 for Polo shirts.

School gate-Please can parents make sure that the school gate at the top of the slope is properly closed behind them. Thanks

Macmillans Coffee morning will be held in the School hall on Friday 6th October after the Harvest Festival celebrations. Please support this good cause,  a box will be outside the Nursery entrance for donations.

A big thank you to Splinters Flooring for donating and fitting a new floor for our Wendy House.

Term Dates – The last day of this Half Term is Thursday 19th October and the half term holidays start on Friday 20th October and we return on Monday 30th October. The last day of the Autumn term is Friday 15th December. We return after Christmas on Thursday 4th January. More dates available in nursery or on the School’s website.

 

March 10, 2017: March 2017 newsletter

 

Dates for Diary

Our Annual General Meeting and Parents Evening will be held on Monday 20th March in Nursery at 7.p.m.  This will be an opportunity for parents to talk to their child’s Key Person and look at their Learning Journeys.  All parents are welcome.  Refreshments will be available.

The children who will be starting school in September are going to Enginuity in Ironbridge on Monday 22nd May.  The cost per child is £10.00, which covers the cost of the coach.  The coach will leave at 9.15 a.m. and return by 3.p.m.

Term Dates

The last day of this term is Friday 7th April.  We return on Tuesday 25th April.  Monday 1st May is a Bank Holiday.  Spring half term holiday is from Monday 29th to Friday 2nd June (inclusive) and we return on Monday 5th June.

November 8, 2016: NEWSLETTER – NOVEMBER 2016

The theme for this half term is     CELEBRATIONS and CHRISTMAS

Dates for your Diary

Committee meeting – Monday 21st November, 7.30pm at the Lock Tea Rooms.  All welcome.

Rehearsal for Nursery Nativity – Monday 12th December, 1.30pm in Church. For all children.

Nursery Nativity Performance – Wednesday 14th December, in church at 9.30am.

Nursery Christmas Party – Friday 16th December. 12pm – 2pm. All children welcome. Please collect children at 2pm. A list for party food will be available in December.

Bag2school– bags will be available at the beginning of January and collection day is Monday 20th January.

 

Children In Need day- Friday 18th November. The theme this year is  ‘Spotacular’ Children who come to Nursery on Friday can dress in anything spotty. All donations will go to Children In Need.

 

Term Dates– The last day of this term is Friday 16th December and we return on Wednesday 4th January.

Activity Club- will close at 4pm on Monday 8th November,

and also close at 4pm on the last day of term, Friday 16th December.