Monthly Archives: March 2016

Happy Easter! (But don’t forget to come in next week!)

Yes, here we are at the Easter weekend, but not breaking for the Easter holidays until next week – confusing? I’m not surprised! Check the diary section below to confirm the term dates and don’t miss a day of school … Continue reading

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Whitkirk School Governor Monitoring & Learning Day – 24th February

As governors of our school it is our responsibility to challenge the school leaders and triangulate what we hear by seeing things for ourselves and speaking to pupils, staff and the leadership team.   As individuals we visit the school … Continue reading

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Parents’ Feedback, Assessment Changes and Some Baby News

It is always nice to begin our week with some good (if slightly unexpected) news. As I mentioned in last week’s blog, Mrs Hodgson was due to begin her maternity leave on Wednesday this week. Well, baby Hodgson clearly hadn’t … Continue reading

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Tempest Photography and Sport Relief News

Another varied and interesting week in school draws to a close and we are looking forward to a pleasant weekend. This is a great chance to get outdoors and enjoy some fresh air and exercise. Wednesday this week was appalling … Continue reading

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World Book Day and the Shortest Spring on Record!

Where did that snow come from? (Yes, I know there’s an obvious answer!) We were just sniffing the first signs of spring in the air and suddenly winter came back with a bang. Hopefully it is just a brief cold … Continue reading

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