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Friday 27th January: Intra Sports - Dodgeball Year 5 and 6 in school

Monday 6th – Friday 10th February: Children’s Mental Health Week

Tuesday 7th February, 9.00 am (after you have dropped your children off): Coffee Morning with Mrs Tew for parents/carers of children with special educational needs and disabilities - refreshments, chat and information sharing

Tuesday 7thFebruary: Safer Internet Day

Friday 17th February: Half Term

Monday 27th February: Back to school

Monday 27th February am: Show Racism the Red Card – Year 5 and 6

Monday 27th February pm: Show Racism the Red Card – Year 4

Thursday 2nd March: World Book Day

Wednesday 8th March: Reception Class Vision Checks

Monday 13th March – Friday 17th March: Science Week – theme of Connections

Tuesday 14th March, am: We're Going on a Bear Hunt PE Event – Class 1

Thursday 16th March: Invasion Games Festival at Durham Johnston – Class 2

Thursday 16th March, 11.00 am: Come and Play in Nursery - Science Theme

Friday 17th March – Red Nose Day/Comic Relief

Monday 20th March, 3.30 – 6.00 pm: Parents’ Evening for Classes 1, 2, 3, 4T & 4W

Tuesday 21st March, 3.30 – 6.00 pm: Parents’ Evening for Nursery, Classes 2, 3, 4T & 4W

Friday 24th March: Non-Uniform day for an Easter chocolate donation. Chocolate will be used for Friends of Laurel Avenue Chocolate Raffle held during the Easter Assembly.

Wednesday 29th March: Children bring in entries for Easter Egg Competition. Winners to be announced during assembly on Friday 31st March.

Friday 31st March: Easter Assembly including Friends of Laurel Avenue Chocolate Raffle

Friday 31st March: Last day of term


Monday 17th April: First day of Summer Term


The coronation of King Charles III is due to take place on Saturday, 6 May 2023. In light of this, the Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak, has announced that there will be a bank holiday on Monday, 8 May 2023.

As a result, Year 6 SATS will take place Tuesday 9th May - Friday 12th May.

Monday 15th May - Friday 26th May: Year 2 SATS

Monday 5th June - Friday 16th June: Year 4 Multiplication Tables Check

Monday 12th June - Friday 16th June: Year 1 Phonics Test 

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