Headteacher's Newsletter 20.9.17


Linacre Primary News

Acting Headteacher: Miss E. Gunnion                                    8th September 2017



Parents’ Evening

It is vital that you attend our Parents Evening on Wednesday 27th September so you can meet the class teacher and talk about the expectations for the year.

Please make an appointment if you have not already done so.



Dates for the diary

Wed 27th Sept Parents Evening

Fri 29th Sept Macmillan Coffee morning

Fri 13th Oct Parents reading morning 8.45-9.05

Thur 19th Oct PTA Autumn prize draw

Fri 20th Oct school closes

Mon 30th School re-opens

Mon 6th-Fri 11th Nov PGL Residential Y5 and Y6

Fri 1st Dec parent reading morning 8.45-9.05

Sat 2nd Dec Christmas Fair

Wed 20th Dec School closes 1pm

Mon 8th Jan School re-opens






This Week’s Attendance

Each class’ attendance MUST be above 96%. All classes need to improve their attendance.

School             91.9 %

Reception       91.3%

Year 1              96.2%        Well done!

Year 2              96.7%        Well done!     

Year 3              88.6%

Year 4              90.4%

Year 5              94.5%

Year 6              86.0%           



Healthy Play time Snacks

Children can purchase toast and water during morning playtime. Toast is priced at 20p and a bottle of water is 30p.


If they wish, children can bring their own snack to school of water and fruit. Please note that crisps, biscuits and fizzy or flavoured drinks are not permitted.


Macmillan Coffee Morning

We will be holding our annual Macmillan coffee morning next Friday, 29th September from 9am to 10am in the dining hall. Any donations of cakes and biscuits will be gratefully received and used to raise funds for this amazing charity.


New Linacre Primary Website

We are currently working on creating a new fresh and engaging school website and we hope to have this live by October half term.


The website will hold all the up-to-date information you need about your child’s education including letters home, curriculum information and general news.



Contact the School

Linacre Primary School

Thornton Road
L20 5ED

Main Contact: Miss E Gunnion

Tel: 0151 922 1466
Fax: 0151 933 0209