Please note that we have made some alterations to the Shropshire LA dates. Our dates are listed below.
Please note the changes in May 2020 due to the amendments to National Bank Holiday dates.
Class Assemblies 2019/20
Wednesday 20th November - Class 4
Wednesday 4th December - Class 6
Wednesday 5th February - Class 3
Wednesday 4th March - Class 2
Wednesday 18th March - Class 5
Wednesday 20th May - Class R
Wednesday 24th June - Class 1
Please note that class assemblies start at 9.05 and run for 15-20 minutes.
Dates are published in the first week of the Autumn term. Further dates will be added throughout the term so please keep checking for your information. New dates will be indicated in red.
Autumn Term 2019
Tues 10th Sept - Individual class photos Sibling photos from 8.30
Fri 20th Sept - Harvest Festival, donations to Market Drayton Food Bank
Mon 23rd – Fri 27th Sept Bookfair in the hall 3.15 – 4 each night
Fri 27th Sept - Wear green for Macmillan day and coffee afternoon starting at 2.30pm
Mon 30th Sept - Class R parents phonics workshop
Thurs 3rd Oct - Cross Country at Grove School all age groups can participate. 9.30-11.45
Mon 7th Oct - Class 6 to Safety Scene event
Wed 9th Oct - Reception 2020 open morning for new prospective parents. 9.30am
Thurs 10th Oct - World Children’s Mental Health day. Bring £1 and wear yellow
Wed 16th Oct - Friends of Hodnet (FOHS) AGM 6pm at school
Mon 21st Oct to Fri 25th Oct Curriculum week Outdoor environment parent workshops Tue and Thur pm
Tues 22nd Oct - Flu nasal immunisation for all children in classes R, 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5
Wed 23rd Oct - Parents evening 3.30 – 7.30
Fri 25th Oct - School closes for half term at 3.15.
Mon 4th Nov - School reopens after half term
Fri 8th Nov - FOHS Bonfire night more details to follow
Mon 11th Nov – Fri 15th Nov Anti-bullying week, e safety focus week.
Wed 20th Nov - Class 4 assembly 9.05am
Mon 25th Nov & Mon 2nd Dec - Stepping Out road safety with classes 3&4
Wed 4th Dec - Class 6 assembly 9.05am
Mon 9th Dec - Whole school Panto at Festival Drayton Centre
Wed 11th Dec - Christmas lunch
Tues 17th Dec & Wed 18th Dec - KS1 Nativity performances at 2pm
Thurs 19th Dec - Christmas church service 2pm
Fri 20th Dec - Christmas party day, school closes for Christmas break.
School re opens on Tues 7th January 2020
Autumn term charity collections - Market Drayton Food Bank, MacMillan Cancer Support, Children in Need, Young Minds, Shrewsbury Ark.
Spring Term 2020 New dates will be indicated in red.
Mon 6th Jan – PD day
Tues 7th Jan - Spring term starts
Thurs 16th Jan – Sportshall athletics competition (selected Y5&6 children)
Fri 17th Jan – Classes 1&2 specialist music workshop
Thurs 23rd Jan – Gymnastics competition (selected Y3&4 children)
Wed 29th Jan – Tag Rugby 2nd round competition (Tag rugby team)
Thurs 30th Jan – Gymnastics competition (selected Y1&2 children)
Fri 31st Jan – Cross Country 2nd Round competition (top 8 finishers from 1st Round)
Wed 5th Feb class 3 assembly
Week beg 10th Feb - curriculum week focus aspirations/future dreams/careers
Half term - Mon 17th – 21st Feb
Mon 24th Feb Zoo trip classes 1, 2, 5, 6
Thurs 27th Feb – Class R writing workshop 9-10.30 for parents with their children.
Wed 4th March - Parents evening 3.30 - 7.30 (2nd week back)
Fri 6th March - World book day, dress up
(international Womens day 8th March)
Wed 4th March - Class 2 assembly
Wed 11th March NSPCC day bring £1 assemblies for whole school
Wed 18th March - Class 5 assembly
Wed 18th March - NSPCC work with Y5&6
22nd March Mother’s day
Thurs 26th March – Y3, 4, 5 performance play, pm and 6pm performance.
Thurs 2nd April - Easter service
Fri 3rd April - Last day of term.
Summer term begins Tues 21st April (PD day Mon 20th)
Spring term charity collections - Comic Relief, Meningitis UK, NSPCC
Summer Term 2020
Mon 20th April – PD day
Tues 21st April - Summer term starts
Fri 8th May - Bank Holiday (National change)
Weekend 9th 10th May – Trinity music exams
Mon 11th - 14th May Y6 SATs
Wed 20th May - Class R assembly
Mon 1st - 5th June Y6 Oaker Wood Residential
Week beg 8th June - KS1 Phonics Screening tests
Curriculum week festival of sport 15th -19th June
Tues 16th June - Sports day morning & picnic 9.30am, picnic 12-1.
21st June Father’s day
Tues 23rd June - Sports day morning reserve 9.30am
Wed 24th June – Class 1 assembly
Saturday 27th June – Armed Forces day celebrate in school Fri 26th dress up red, white, blue, army
Mon 6th & Tue 7th July – Y6 move up day to Grove TBC
Thurs 9th July - Summer church service 2pm
Fri - 10th July Reports out to families
Tues 14th July – leavers production to school
Wed 15th July – Y5 taster day at Grove, Class 6 performance 6pm
Thurs 16th July Y6 day trip
Fri 17th July - Break up for Summer
Mon 20th July PD day (to be taken as twilights)
Summer term charity collections - Air Ambulance, Harry Johnson Trust