Read for Good Readathon
We launched our Readathon yesterday to encourage our pupils to get reading! They must decide on their own challenge - it could be a few pages everyday, or perhaps a certain number of books. All funds raised will go towards raising money for providing books and story tellers to children in UK hospitals. The deadline for completion is Friday 22 March. More details can be found here. Good luck and get reading! Please return all sponsorship forms to the Prep Office.
Performing Arts Timetables
The Performing Arts Timetables are available here. Please check regularly as times and occasionally days are subject to change. Timetables are also displayed on the notice boards in the Performing Arts Centre and outside the Prep School Music classroom. The peripatetic staff do their best to look for clashes with trips, fixtures and talks, but if any of your child's lessons are scheduled for the same time as events of this nature, please inform the relevant peripatetic teacher so that lessons can be rearranged in good time.
SOCS Co-curricular and Sports information drop in afternoon 28 March 2019 - 4pm until 5.30pm - Action Required
On Thursday 28 March, we are holding a drop in afternoon in the Senior School Hall starting at 4pm and finishing at 5.30pm for you to meet with Mr Green and go through any queries you have in relation to using our SOCS sign up for Co-Curricular Clubs or for keeping track of all Sports Fixtures.
Digital Sunset Challenge
If your child took part in the Digital Sunset Challenge during Internet Safety Week, it would be most helpful if you could complete an evaluation form to help us to gauge how effective the Challenge has been and improve any further events. Your responses will be shared with the Digital Sunset Team. Please complete the attached evaluation by Friday 15 March.
RH7 School Council’s Junior Journal
It’s that time again! Calling all writers, jokers, artists, interviewers, photographers, puzzle creators, reviewers and anyone that wants to contribute to the 8th edition of the Junior Journal! Entries from Reception to year 6, and even teachers' entries are accepted! Please submit your entries to Katie Dale or hand them to your class School Council representative by Thursday 28 March, if you would like it to be published.
West Kent Dyslexia Coffee Morning
Do join KDWA for coffee & biscuits and meet those interested in Dyslexia, please see the flyer attached for more information. We will also be joined by Susie Pepper from Touch Type Read & Spell who will talk about the huge benefits of touch typing. The KWDA resource box will also be available – full of resources to support those with dyslexia at school and home.
FoRH7 Quiz Night Saturday 23 March - Action Required
Please see attached information regarding this event which is taking place on Saturday 23 March.
Red Nose Day Friday 15 March
On Friday 15 March, for a suggested donation of £2, we hope that you will support Comic Relief and our international charity Project Le Monde (Uganda) by wearing your red nose, along with either an ‘official’ Red Nose Day T-shirt, a Red Nose Day themed t-shirt (which you can design yourself) or simply just a T shirt with red on it to school. All other uniform items to remain the same. Please give your donations to your form teacher. £1 of which will be given to Comic Relief and £1 to Project Le Monde. A limited supply of noses will be available to purchase at school for 50p.
Bags of Love – Message from FoRH7
Project Le Monde in Uganda is our international charity. For more information about the charity please see the attached poster. We are going to be selling 'Bags of love' to send to pupils in our sister schools. Please find attached a letter regarding the 'Bags of love' initiative. To see a list of the items needed to fill the bags please see the list attached. Please support our children in Uganda.
Many thanks in advance for all of your help and support, FoRH7
Please find our lunch menu for next week attached.
This is a reminder that all Sports Fixtures for the term are detailed on SOCS Sports. You should have your login in details and password. If you need help with using SOCS please see the invitation to join us for a drop in where Mr Green will be available to talk through and help you with any problems you may be encountering.