St. Ann's Catholic Primary School – Stocksbridge, Deepcar & Penistone

School Reopening Date, Sponsored Walk & Family Photos! [Newsletter 21/10/16]

Reminder! The clocks go back Sunday 30 October.    School re-opens Monday 31 October at 9am.  Do try to join us for Mass on Tuesday 1st November at 9am – the Feast of All Saints.


Sponsored Walk.  What an amazing result – the total raised was £1186!   Thank you so much for all your hard work – our new library will soon be full of fabulous new books!


Family Photographs.    Deadline  for orders and payment  is 3pm on Weds 2 November . 


Proud To Be Me.

R             Ben Hanson                        for sharing out all the toys

Y1           Archie Jowitt                      for helping all his friends

Y2           Violet Buck                          for giving her spare PE top to her friend

Y2           Neeve Maloney                for not expecting anything in return when giving to others

Y3           Phoebe Abel                      always tries her best and sets a good example

Y4           Finan Fitzpatrick               excellent contribution to class poetry

Y6           Taylor Bentham                for sharing their friendship with Leigh and making her welcome

and Brianna Samuels

Birthdays At Half Term: Trinity Crawford and Lexi Simpkins.

Bronze: Isla Iggo.

Music.  Evie, Freddie, Georgia, Kiefer, Lexi, Violet, Ashleigh, Sophie.

French: Ethan, Daniel, Isabel, Holly, Eloise, Taylor.

Best Attendance Last Week: Years 5 and 6 with 98.7%.



Bonfire Menu on Thurs 3 November.  This sounds wonderful so forget any packed lunches that day!  Hot Dog in a Roll (or Veggie Hot Dog), Chili Con Carne, Jacket Potato, Rice, Chips, Carrots, Broccoli.


The Book People.  We have obtained a code for use when ordering from the Book People (  Three for two offer on classic fiction!  Use this code over and over: Vpdp3hc.


PE Information.

  1. Years 3 and 4 will be taking part in Forest School Outdoor activities each Monday after half term as follows:  Year 3 on 7 Nov, 28 Nov and 12 Dec.  Year 4 on 31 Oct, 14 Nov and 5 Dec.  Children will need a change of clothing each day, warm outdoor clothes and wellies.
  2. Please check your children’s pumps and trainers as several children’s footwear is too small or too big (and some don’t have any in school at all).  This is a health and safety issue!


British Transport Police wishes to publicise the dangers of playing near rail tracks:

Note: The accompanying video is graphic.