Headteacher: Paul Mashinter, Carr Green Lane, Brighouse, West Yorkshire HD6 3LT

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Carr Green

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Parent Letters

Updated 15/1/19

'Letters To Parents' Archive

Poetry Recital  22.11.19 - During the week commencing Monday 25th November, we are holding a House ‘Poetry Recital’. . . 
Christmas Countdown 22.11.19 - As we rapidly approach the festive season, here are a few key dates/information you need to know . . . 
Christmas Market 15.11.19 - Our KS2 Singing Club and Brazil class (Sign Language Choir) have been invited to perform at the annual . . . 
Rock Steady 25.10.19 - A copy of the letter from Rock Steady given to each child today. . .
Parents' Evening Info 25.10.19 - A reminder about key dates for keeping you informed about your child's progress
Volunteer Helpers 24.10.19 - We currently have a small number of valued volunteers who join us every week 
Y3/4 Tesco Visit 22.10.19 - To introduce our new project “Scrumdiddlyumptious!”we have arranged. . . 
Y4 Residential Talk 15.1.19 - The Year 4 residential visit to Whitby will take place from Wednesday 3rd to Friday 5th June 2020. 
Governor Vacancies 9.10.19 - We currently have vacancies on our School Governing Board . . . 
Y6 Residential Talk  8.10.19 - The Year 6 residential visit to the Lake District will take place from Monday 18 May to Friday 22 May 2020 . . .
Harvest Celebrations  8.10.19 - Please see below information regarding our harvest celebration assemblies . . .
Sponsor Form KS1 & KS2 30.9.19 - Sponsor Form
Sponsor Form EYFS  30.9.19 - Sponsor Form
EYFS Sponsored Listen 30.9.19 - To celebrate and encourage a lifelong love of books and reading at home . . .
KS2 Sponsored Read 30.9.19 - To celebrate and encourage a lifelong love of books and reading at home . . .
KS1 Sponsored Read 30.9.19 - To celebrate and encourage a lifelong love of books and reading at home . . . 
Mobile Phones Y5/6 26.9.19 - We are writing to explain our procedures regarding children’s use of mobile phones on the school premises. . . 
Nut Allergies 25.9.19 - We have recently undertaken a review of our medical procedures in school for children and staff. You may be aware that we have a number of children. . .
Leavers Concert  25.6.19 - I am pleased to let you know that tickets for the Leavers Concert are now available.
Penalty Shoot Out 14.6.19 - We are excited to announce that we (The School Council) will be holding a penalty shoot out competition on Thursday 20th June. . . 
School Council Trip 12.6.19 - As a Year 5 or 6 member of our School Council; your child has been invited to visit the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice. . .
.Y6 Activity Day 12.6.19 - We are delighted to let you know that PC Chris Madden from Brighouse Police Station has invited our year 6 children to attend an activity day. . .
Year 5 School Trip 7.6.19 - We will be taking our Year 5 children to the Science & Media Museum on Wednesday 26 June.
KS1 School Trip 6.6.19 - We are proposing to take our Year 1 and Year 2 children to The Deep on Tuesday 25 June . . .    
Year 5 Upcycling 7.5.19 - During the week commencing Monday 20 May, children in Year 5 will be planning, designing and creating their own upcycled item. . .
NZ Coffee Morning 3.5.19 - On Friday 17th May, the children in New Zealand class will be hosting our annual class coffee morning in school. . . 
Out of School Club 1.5.19 - As many of you will be aware the Robins Nest will no longer be offering their services at our school from Friday 3rd May 2019. . .
Stephen Lawrence Day 2.4.19 - From this year onwards, the 22nd of April will be national day of rememberance to commemorate the life of Stephen Lawrence. . . 
Easter Competition 29.3.19 - It is that ‘eggciting’ time of year again when we are asking children to get creative and decorate an egg for our inter-house Easter competition. . . 
Y6 Leaver Hoodies 27.3.19 - Once again, we will be ordering leavers’ hoodies for children in Year 6 as a memento of their time at Carr Green. These can be worn during the residential trip to Lakeside in May. .

Y6 Hoodies Order Form

27.3.19 - Order Form

Keeping Safe

20.3.19 - I am writing to remind everyone of our shared responsibilities towards the children in our school community. It is vitally important that we all strive towards . . .

Book Fair

14.3.19 - We are delighted to inform you that our Book Fair this March will be provided by Scholastic. . .

Funding in Schools

8.3.19 -  I am sure you are aware of the continuing media coverage around school funding and maybe you heard the comments of another headteacher in Calderdale . . .

NSPCC Danceathon

26.2.19 - The NSPCC visited our school today and delivered their Speak out. Stay safe. assembly to share information with your child about how to keep themselves safe. . .

Always Badges

14.2.19 - I have spoken to all the children today about the end of the Always Badge system in school. We have spent considerable time reflecting on its use and have concluded. . .

NSPCC Letter 1

NSPCC Letter 2

13.2.19 - I am pleased to inform you that we will be working with the NSPCC, the UK’s leading children’s charity, who will be delivering their Speak out. Stay safe. programme on Tuesday 26th February.

Smarties Challenge

11.2.19 - We at Carr Green PTA are setting you a challenge over the February Half term holiday. . .  

Non Uniform Day

8.2.19 - We will be joining many other Calderdale schools and organisations in participating in a ‘Dress Down Day’ day on Friday 15th February in aid of Calderdale Smartmove. . .

Y6 Bikeability

Consent Form

31.1.19 (Year 6) - We are pleased to offer your child the chance to take part in a National Standard Bikeability Level 1 and 2 cycle training course. . .

School Council 

30.1.19 - As a member of our school council your child has been invited to participate in a parking monitoring activity on Chapel Croft with the Local Community Wardens. . .

Toilet Twinning

29.1.19 - Can you imagine if you went home and there was no toilet? Well this is what happens to people in Malawi and many other countries. Toilet Twinning is a charity. . .

Mastermind 2019

25.1.19 - We are planning to run our biennial Mastermind competition over the next few weeks, culminating in a Grand Final on Friday 15th February at 1.45pm. . . 

Staff Car Park

18.1.19 - I am writing to inform you that we have recently reviewed the use of the school staff car park. Following advice from the Local Authority Health & Safety. . . 

Piano Lessons

16.1.19 - I am writing to inform you about an exciting opportunity for more children to learn the piano at Carr Primary School from September.  I currently teach 9 children. . .  

Bereavement Support

Leaflet

15.1.19 - I am writing to you to let you know about a new group we will be starting in school in the near future. The aim of the Rainbows group is to support children who have experienced a significant loss. . . 

Support with Nut Allergies

9.1.19 - We have recently undertaken a review of our medical procedures in school for children and staff. . . 

Christmas Countdown

29.11.18 - As we rapidly approach the festive season, here are a few details of what's happening and when. . . 

Lockdown

22.10.18 - You may be aware that we have recently had a couple of lockdown practices. These have been designed to remind the children as to how. . . 

Tootoot

22.10.18 - We take bullying seriously in our school and are continuing to trial a new anti-bullying initiative. Your child is in the process of being given. . . 

Health & Safety

1.10.18 - Reminder about the following safety information: Parking around school. Our aim is to stay on good terms with our neighbours and we ask that you park considerately around the school site. The school car park is for. . . 

Parking around school

This is a reminder of the importance of parking responsibly around the school. When collecting or dropping off children the Rastrick Health Centre carpark or areas around Ward Court should not be used.The use of the school car park is restricted to staff and visitors. . .