‘Wondering Question’
The question from this week’s Collective Worship is: ‘I wonder how long I can keep waiting for something I really want?’

Christmas Fair
A big thank you to everyone who came to the Fair, we hope you had a great time!
Your continuing support is much appreciated.

Grandparents’ Lunch
Grandparents of Class 1 children are invited to luch at school on 7th December at 12 o’clock.
Grandparents of Class 2 children are invited to luch at school on 8th December at 12 o’clock.
Please advise reception if you would like to attend.

School Uniform
Just to remind parents that the full new school uniform can be ordered from www.schooltrends.co.uk. Ties can be purchased from the school office.

A polite request to all parents dropping off and collecting children by car. Please could we ask parents to be considerate to our neighbours and not block (or park on) driveways, preventing access to properties around the school. The school’s car park is for staff only.

PTA&F News & Events:
Next meeting: tbc Jan 2017

For the week ending 25th November 2016:
Grace H, Madison, Louie B, Scarlett P, Nancy, Isabella B, Anna, Jasmine, Stanley, Finn Freddie M, Rose W, Amberleigh & Martha
For the week ending 18th November 2016:
Sophia O, Kuzey, Sonny, Lewis K, Pietrina, George R, Ruby H, Sophia G, Zuzanna, Jasmine, Stanley, Dunya, Drew, Kirin, Louie, Aidan, Jack B, Harry T, Brooke, Lola, Ethan, Luca & Tommy F

Sporting events for the coming term are listed below. Please note that after school matches will commence at 3.30pm unless otherwise specified. Football fixtures are noted (f), netball (n) or both football and netball (b). The home team is always listed first. Dates listed in green are tournaments during the school day, full details will be issued nearer the event.

29th Sept  Little Hallingbury v HBO (n)
4th Oct      HBO v Manor Fields (f)
10th Oct    Henham v HBO (n)
11th Oct    HBO v St Josephs (f)
17th Oct   HBO v Bentfield (n)

18th Oct    Howe Green v HBO (n)
19th Oct    Little Hallingbury v HBO (f)
20th Oct    Essex FA Small School Tournament at Thaxted 1pm-4pm
1st Nov     HBO v Summercroft (f)
4th Nov     Key Stage 2 Cross Country at Manuden
11th Nov   Yr 5&6 Tag Rugby Tournament at Howe Green 9am – 12
16th Nov   Howe Green v HBO (f)
24th Nov    HBO v Windhill (f)