December Newsletter 2014
Reminder: Newquay Junior Academy will finish for the Christmas Holiday at normal home time on Wednesday 17th December 2014. Thursday 18th and Friday 19th December are Staff Training Days (Academy will be closed to pupils). Newquay Junior Academy will return for the Spring Term on Monday 5th January 2015.
From all the staff at Newquay junior academy, we would like to wish all our pupils and their families a very merry Christmas and best wishes for the new year!
Please make sure your child is aware of their hometime arrangements every day. Should the situation arise whereby they are not collected as agreed, please remind your child they MUST speak to the Teachers on duty at the gate who will ensure they are escorted safely to the Academy Office where staff will assist them.
Newquay Schools Christmas Concert
Newquay Junior Academy Choir took part in the Newquay Schools Christmas Church this month. They helped to raise £583.00 for Christian Aid.
NJA Christmas Fayre
This year’s Christmas Fayre raised a triumphant £1500.00 approximately.
Thank you to everyone who attended the event and all those who supported and worked so hard to make this a festive extravaganza.
We had an overwhelming response to our Christmas Dinner invitation this year with many parents and grandparents attending to have Christmas Dinner with their children. Many thanks to all who attended and made this such a special time for all involved.
Year 3 Christmas Performance
Well done to all Year 3 children and staff who made the Year 3 ‘Baa’attheProductionChristianCentresuch a wonderful evening. Thanks also to the children of the NJA Choir as well as Miss Patterson, Miss Ferris and Mr Millington for their musical expertise.
Please ensure that you have used your activation letter to start up your ParentPay Account. This will enable you to pay for academy lunches and tuck. Also visits and outings are paid for using ParentPay and show on the account under specific headings for ease of use as unfortunately the Academy is unable to accept cash as a form of payment.
Barcoded letters will be issued to allow payment to be made for visits. We appreciate your support and are here to help should you encounter any problems.
Bronze –Freddie Veale,
Isis Winter, Willow Blair
Silver –Amelia Flower, Grace Kaye
Christmas Cinema Visits
All Year Groups have enjoyed their festive visit to the
Lighthouse Cinema in Newquay Movie’.
We are very grateful to the Lighthouse Cinema for their support at this busy time of year.
End of Term message from HeadBoy and Girl
Everyone has enjoyed the ‘bang’ of a fir participated in many events such asDay Worlforthe Year 4’s which were thoroughly enjoyed. and our new cooks performed superbly in their role. All of us are looking forward to the new water fountain in 2015.
Lilli Price and Thomas Jolley