Parental Information Evening
In November 2019 the recommended reading lists were updated and shared with parents:
In October 2019 we held a meeting for new parents in Reception. Here is a copy of the presentation.
In February 2019 we held a Doodle workshop for parents. This app based software has been made available to supplement the teaching of maths and English in school. Here is the link to the presentation:
In March 2018 we held a Reading Workshop for parents whilst pupils enjoyed a bedtime story with staff. Miss Coldrick shared a variety of resources to help parents support their children at home with reading. These included: age specific reading lists and VIPERS a resources to support question at home.
In October 2017 we held a Parental Maths Workshop to develop further the Home / School partnership to support the pupils of Highnam Academy. The evening was split into phases so their were presentations from Reception, Year 1 and 2, Year 3 and 4 and Year 5 and 6. Thank you to the teachers for preparing the material and Miss Coldrick for organising the evening.
In September 2017 we held a meeting for new parents in Reception. Here is a copy of the presentation.
In January 2017 we held a Parental English Workshop Evening to develop further the Home / School partnership to benefit the pupils of Highnam Academy. The evening focused on the teaching of phonics and spellings in Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.
Thank you to Miss Coldrick for preparing the evening and to the other staff members and pupils videoed in preparation for the evening.
Thank you to staff that all contributed to a very informative evening and to parents for attending and working with us to realise the school vision statement...
By working in partnership with families we nurture the whole child and provide a firm basis for our pupils to develop into responsible and fulfilled members of society.