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Newsletter 28 - 28th April 2023

Dear Parents and Carers,

Next week brings the promise of May and the historic event of the Coronation of King Charles III.


Coronation of King Charles III Celebration

Next Friday afternoon we shall be celebrating the Coronation of King Charles III. Please come dressed in red, white and blue. There is no donation.

The PTA will have decorated the playground with bunting and a cardboard cut-out of King Charles and will be providing all children with a carton of juice and a cupcake.


Have a lovely long weekend!  We will see you on Tuesday next week.


With all best wishes,

Mrs Barnes


Stars of the Week for w/e 28th April 2023

Well done to all of our Stars this week.

Reception – Rae for always being so kind to her peers and looking after all her friends. Joshua for his excellent art work and his willingness to help others who were finding an art activity difficult.  

Class 1 – Poppy for always working hard and being a respectful member of Class 1. 

Class 2 – Zahra for great work in writing, taking her time and thinking very carefully about spellings and punctuation.

Class 3 – Eleni for consistently working hard and putting 100% effort in to all her learning.  

Class 4 – William for his fabulous research and beautifully presented poster about Greek Gods.   

Class 5 – Kaleb for being a selfless member of the class, ensuring others are happy.  

Class 6 – Charan for quietly applying herself to her revision and learning and showing maturity. Alfie for having a great week and applying himself really well.  

House of the Week
The House with the most house points this week is Fire! Well done Fire!

Coronation Celebration

We will be having a Coronation celebration in school next Friday afternoon.  Please can children come to school dressed in any combination of red, white and blue.  No donation required.  

Reporting Absence

Please report absence using the school absence line on 01344 620716 by 9.15am at the latest on each and every day of absence.  Absence notified by email may not be seen until much later in the morning due to the very large volume of emails received at school.  Many thanks for your help with this. 

Winkworth PTA Sponsorship

Once again Winkworth are offering a very generous donation and advertising of our PTA summer fair in exchange for properties agreeing to host a display board for about 3 weeks.  If you are prepared to have a display board at your property, please send your name and address to  It doesn't matter where you live or how far away from school.  Fifty addresses are needed altogether for school to benefit from this very generous donation.  Many thanks for your help with this. 

Petition Re Victory Fields Skate Park

Gregor our skateboarding coach, has asked us to share this petition with you about extending the skate park at Victory Fields, as well as altering it to make it safer.

Summer Term Key Dates – 2023

Weds 3rd May – Reception Class Trip to Rushall Farm

Fri 5th May – Coronation Celebration

w/c 8th May – KS2 SATs Week

Fri 12th May – Reception Class Bake Sale

Mon 22nd May – Class Photos

Tues 23rd May – Film Night – Pick up at 4.15pm

Weds 24th May – Year 5 to Leeson House

Fri – 26th May – Year 5 Return from Lesson House

Fri 26th May – PTA Break the Rules Day

Fri 9th June – Bags 2 School – by 9am

Tues 13th June – Year 4 Trip to Marwell Zoo

Thurs 15th June – Sports Day

Fri 16th June – Y6 Bake Sale

Fri 23rd June – Bring a Bottle Mufti Day

Sat 24th June – PTA Fair – 11am – 2pm

Mon 26th June – Year 6 to Mill on the Brue

Thurs 29th June – Choir at the Reading Hexagon

Fri 30th June – Inclusion Event at Manor Green School

Fri 30th June – Year 6 Return from Mill on the Brue

Tues 4th July – Year 6 Transition Day at Charters School

Tues 4th July – Year 5 Cluster Sports Day at St George’s School, Ascot

Weds 5th July - Year 6 Transition Day at Charters School

Thurs 6th July – Sports Day Reserve Date

w/c 10th July – Last Week of Clubs

Tues 11th July – Move Up Morning

Tues 11th July – Meet the Teacher – 2.45pm – 3.15pm

Fri 14th July – Reports Issued

Tues 18th July – Leavers’ Service – Holy Trinity Church 9.30am

Thurs 20th July – End of Term 6 – 1.30 Finish

Fri 21st July – Inset Day

School Term Dates

Please see here for term dates: