Weekly Updates 14th March 2024

Dear Parents/Carers,

Please find this week’s updates and reminders below:

Comic Relief Day –  Tomorrow, Friday 15th March

As part of comic relief – children are invited to dress down in return for a donation and can wear something red (but this is completely optional).

*Clothing must still be appropriate for School (no cropped tops) and sensible footwear.

Donations can be made on Parentpay and the links are below:

 JUNIOR Parentpay link – https://app.parentpay.com/ParentPayShop/Foc/Default.aspx?shopid=14474

INFANT Parentpay link  –   https://app.parentpay.com/ParentPayShop/Foc/Default.aspx?shopid=14477

Other Reminders:-

School Office

The School Office is open from 8:30am – 3:45pm.  If you ring after 3:45pm then please leave a message, which will be picked up the next morning.  We do get very busy, particularly at School drop off and pick up, so if we do not answer your call, please leave a message or e-mail us and we will get back to you as soon as we can.   You can e-mail us on office@highdownschools.org.

Please always confirm your child’s name and class in any message or e-mail.

If you would like to come to the School Office, please buzz at the pedestrian gate and come to the hatch in the lobby outside main reception.

Reporting absences

Absences must be reported by phoning the school on 01275 843969 by 10:00am each day.  

*Please do not e-mail absences because the e-mail may not be seen until later in the day, by which time the absence will have been marked as unauthorised.  

Useful Dates:-

Friday 15th March

  • Red Nose Day
  • Infant School Disco

Thursday 21st March

  • PSA Easter Egg Hunt
  • Year 6 Lifeskills Trip

Friday 22nd March

  • PSA Feel Fab Friday

Tuesday 26th March

  • Year 4 – Wind in the Willows performance

Wednesday 27th March

  • Dance Festival at the Playhouse theatre

Thursday 28th March

  • Easter Bonnet parade
  • Last day of Term

Monday 15th April

  • Return to school – Term 5

Kind Regards,

Lisa & Keely

School Office

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High Down Schools
Down Road, Portishead
Bristol BS20 6DY