Family Numeracy continues for all infant parents on Friday 3rd October 1.30-3.30 in the Small Hall. It's a fun session -no pressure!

Non Uniform Day on 10.10.14 - donations will go to our Criw Cymraeg - the team of pupils who support the development of Welsh language!  Wear red, green or white.

 

'Inclusion in the heart of the community'

Attendance Target for 2014/15
94.5% (LA revised target)
We are currently achieving 94.4%
This is 1.3% lower than the same period last year! Yikes!
Please make every possible effort to take medical appointments out of school hours.  Thank you.
If you have concerns about attendance you can meet our newest part time member of staff,
Diana Mollaney (Family Engagement Worker).  Click on the link:
Coffee morning with Diana Mollaney

WELSH HISTORY
Come and see what we did between 3.00 and 3.30pm!
Exhibition in the Small Hall.
Nursery and Reception - 13th October
Year 1 and Year 2 - 14th October
Year 3 and Year 4 - 15th October
Year 5 and Year 6 - 16th October

http://www.walesonline.co.uk/all-about/welsh-history

For July 2015:
100% Attendance £10 Challenge
Any child who achieves 100% attendance between 1.9.14 and 10.7.15 will receive a £10 gift voucher, to be awarded in the last week of term.


School Nurse Drop In Sessions
He will be in school between 9.00am and 11.00am.
To arrange a meeting contact him directly on 01495 768728
For guidance and information on, safety, emotional wellbeing, behavioural concerns, toileting, head lice etc.
He is not a GP and so is not able to provide information on first aid.
The dates for these sessions are:
2.10.14,   13.11.14,   11.12.14

FOOD CO-OP NEWS
A big thanks to all those who bought fresh/local fruit and veg on Friday. Please can you remember to bring the bags back next week to collect your next order. Also could parents please collect their produce before they collect their children. If you forget to order on Friday you can give the money to Mr Lockwood by Tuesday and he will pass it on to us. Please ensure that you have the correct money and it is in an envelope clearly marked with your name and the type of bags that you want. 
http://www.foodcoopswales.org.uk/


Croeso i Ysgol Gynradd Griffithstown
Head Teacher: Mr N Blackburn
Griffithstown Primary School
Florence Place
Griffithstown
Pontypool
NP4 5DN
Telephone: 01495 759679
Fax: 01495 757177
email: head.griffithstownprimary@torfaen.gov.uk