Spring Term W/C 12th March 2018

Dear Parents and Carers,

We would like to congratulate the pupils of Marshfield Primary who have represented our school so brilliantly over the past week or so in both Netball and Rugby. We are very proud of you!

Literacy Open event

Thank you to those of you who attended the Literacy sessions. We hope you found the events informative. If you were not able to attend, but would like a copy of the information, please phone the office to request any booklets that were distributed.

Date Reminder – Class Assemblies

In February, we issued dates for the class assemblies. All assemblies (other than the Nursery) will be in the school hall and will start at 9.40am. The children will deliver a short presentation and there will be an opportunity to view displays of their thematic work afterwards. Refreshments will be on sale.


Year Group

Monday, 19th March

Year 3

Wednesday, 21st March

Year 4

Friday, 23rd March

Nursery Morning @ 11am in the Nursery

Nursery Afternoon @ 2.30pm in the Nursery

Friday, 23rd March

Year 2

Wednesday, 28th March

Year 5

Wednesday, 18th April

Year 1

Thursday, 26th April



Sports Relief- Friday 23rd March

For Sports Relief, we would like pupils to wear their favourite kit. In the afternoon, the children will attempt a variety of sports around the school grounds.

Could your child please bring a £1 donation.

Mental Health Week

Andy Caress, a mental health trainer (Schools and Young People- Charlie Waller Memorial Trust) will be delivering an information session for parents on Tuesday, 20th March at 4pm. On Monday and Tuesday he will be delivering sessions in school for KS2. Similar training sessions have been delivered successfully at Bassaleg Comprehensive School.

The session for parents will take place in Miss Wilson’s class. Could parents attending please use the Panda’s Entrance.


A big thank you to the members of the PFA for running the very successful Mother’s Day shops last week. We are very lucky to have such a committed team!

Parental Consultations

You will have the opportunity to meet with your child’s teacher to review their progress on Monday, 26th March or Tuesday 27th March. Information regarding times etc. will be issued this week.

Glee Club Event

The members of Glee Club are proud to announce details of their performance. This will be on Thursday 22nd March at 5.30pm. You are all very welcome to join us. Tickets are on sale at the office for £2. There will also be a raffle and refreshments.

Gardening  Equipment donations

Thank you to all of you who have very kindly donated garden equipment for our allotment – also, many thanks to Greenmoor Nursery who kindly donated garden supplies to the school.

Menu Change

Please note there will be a change to the hot main tomorrow (Tuesday). Instead of the Cottage Pie, the kitchen are providing pasta bolognaise and, on Thursday, the kitchen will be offering burgers in addition to the chicken curry.

Thank you for your continued support and cooperation,


Mrs. L. J. Lewis