News and Events
Preschool's last day of Autumn term will be Wednesday 18th December and we start the Spring term on Tuesday 7th January.
Christmas Church Service
You and your families are invited to the schools Christmas Church Service at 2pm on Thursday 19th December if you wish to attend. All Welcome
Christmas Dinner 18th December
Christmas dinner will be served on the 18th December followed by a winter walk in the park with the rest of the school. If you'd like your child to have a Christmas dinner at the cost of £2.89, please speak to the Preschool staff ASAP.
Preschool Christmas Play 16th December
Preschool will be joining Class 1 children for the Christmas play which will be a super star performance of 'Whoops a daisy Angel'. We are asking Preschool parents to attend the play in the afternoon of Monday 16th December at 1:30pm and then join us back in Preschool for a Christmas activity session with mince pies and fruity spiced punch. Children are to wear Christmas jumpers on this day please, If you don't have a Christmas jumper please send your child in with an old jumper and we can decorate it at Preschool, or you can decorate it at home if you prefer.
Christmas Fair 13th December
The school Christmas Fair will be taking place on Friday 13th December at 3:15pm. Everyone is welcome. The OSLOF team have been working really hard to make sure there are all sorts of wonderful things to purchase.
Christmas Hamper Donations
We are asking for donations towards a Christmas hamper for the Christmas Fair. Preschool's hamper theme is 'a quiet night in' so If you can spare any donations of bubble bath, soaps, chocolate, hot chocolate, marshmallows or anything else you that you think of that fits the theme we would be very grateful. Please bring in donations by the morning of the 13th. Thank you.
Anti-Bullying Week 11th - 15th November
Week Commencing the 11th November is Anti Bullying 'Change' week and we are encouraging all children and families to wear odd socks all week and on Tuesday 12th to bring in £1 to donate to the cause. Along with the rest of the school we will be decorating odd sock bunting and learning how 'change starts with us' by being a good friend and looking after each other. Take a look at our facebook page (Orford Preschool) to see all the activities we've been up to.
On the 11th November we'll be learning about Remembrance Day and decorating a poppy to take home. https://youtu.be/wOT5CDnYHEs
Remember, Remember the 5th of November
We will be taking the children to our Forest School area and toasting Marshmallows on Tuesday morning and talking about Guy Fawkes.
Week beginning 28th October we'll be scooping out pumpkins, hammering nails into them and decorating them with lights, as well as, making pizza spiders on Friday. We'll also have some spooky spider webs to get through if you want to play in the 'oat' tray this week!