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.
Attendance Target for 2014/15
94.5%
We are currently (26.2.15)
achieving 94.8%!
Great... thank you for your support! 

School Nurse
To arrange a meeting contact him directly on 01495 768728

The Leadership Team are:
Head:
Mr N Blackburn
Deputy: Mrs C Pugh
Key Stage 2 Leader: Miss Wheater
Foundation Phase Leader: Mrs P Linton
Leader for Inclusion: Mrs S Hawksworth
If you have a general concern/question always make the teacher your first port of call.  If you want further clarity, talk to Miss Wheater, Mrs Linton or Mrs Hawksworth... and finally look to Mrs Pugh and then Mr Blackburn.

Mission Statement:
'Inspire, Challenge, Achieve'
'Ysbrydoli, Herio, Cyflawni'

Welcome to / 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

QUIZ NIGHT: FRIDAY 24th APRIL from 7.00pm to 9.00pm

 

NEW: 'Family Learning' Writing
Parent/Child classes start on Friday afternoons!
From 24th April (for pupils in Reception - Year 2 only)

Thank you

  • Wear a Hat Day raised £297 for brain tumour research
  • Sales of mini dragons, daffodils and leeks raised £363 for Togs Children with Disabilities charity

Thank you for our sport kits

  • Mr Gooderham donated £200 from his company Green and Co Accountants
  • Tiffins' restaurant donated £100 - thank you Mr Everson!
  • Mr Everson organised the 'Spot the Ball' competition - thank you - we raised £100 

Fire Safety Story for Pupils!  Click Here: Booklet

Local Authority Progress Report - Letter (March 2015).
There is still a significant amount of work to be done but this is a very positive letter.  I would like to thank the staff for their daily dedication and hardwork.  I would also like to thank the children, parents and governors for your support and confidence in our vision and approach to school improvement.
Click here: LA Letter

Coffee Morning with our Home/School Liaison Officer
Click Here:
Invitation

Important
DINNERS: from 13.4.15 the cost of dinners will increase - Infants (£2.00) Juniors (£2.10)

Follow us on
:
Twitter: @griffithstown1
(
Year 1, Year 5, Year 6, Mrs Pugh and me are tweeting!)
Facebook: Griffithstown Primary School Communications 
(information and networking - run by parents, for parents)