We break up for half term on Friday 27th May at 3:15pm and we return on Monday 13th June (8am for breakfast club) and 8:55am for the rest of school. Nursery times are as normal. We hope you have a lovely break!
We will be holding our Queen's Jubilee picnic on Friday 27th May and we would love the children to dress up! They can wear red, white and blue or dress as the decade they are researching in history in class. Maybe we will see a few Kings and Queens too?!
Thank you for choosing Darwen St James’ C.E Primary Academy for your child. I would like to take this opportunity to invite you to an induction meeting on Wednesday 15th June at 2:00pm. This meeting will take place in the school hall and you will have the opportunity to meet Miss Peckson, Headteacher, Miss Sears, Reception class teacher, Miss Lawson our SENDcO and Assistant Headteacher and our Pupil Wellbeing Lead. During the meeting your child will go into the Reception class to become familiar with their new classroom environment and have the chance to play.
Reception Class will be holding a stay and play for their Dads/Grandads or any special male to your little one on Friday 17th June 1pm - 2pm. We hope you can attend! Please try and find alternative childcare for younger siblings if possible, thank you for your support with this!
On Wednesday 22nd June, we will be visited by athletes from Sports for Champions UK. The children will complete an activity with an athlete. They have brought home a sponsorship form to raise money for unsponsored athletes. Any money will be greatly received, and split between school and the unsponsored athletes. Thank you!
We are inviting our new Reception Class children to meet Miss Sears and Miss Davidson on; Wednesday 6th July 1pm - 3.15pm. Thursday 7th July 1pm - 3.15pm. Friday 8th July 1pm - 3.15pm. Please use the EYFS/KS1 entrance.