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Friday 18th March – Comic Relief

Friday saw all the children dressed in something red for Comic Relief.  We raised an amazing £149.00 towards this great cause.


Friday 25th March – Help Ukraine

To support the current situation in Ukraine, the School Council are organising a ‘Blue & Yellow Day’ where children can wear something blue and yellow (the colours of the Ukraine flag).  £1 donation will go a long way to helping those families in need.


Wednesday 23rd March – Goodbye to Cook

On Wednesday it is Cook’s last day at Dishforth after 8 years. Heidri has been part of the team here at school and we shall miss her! A huge thank you to Heidri for all her hard work and on behalf of the school community we should like to wish Heidri good luck for the future.

School Car Park

I have been in touch with the Strategic Planning Officer for North Yorkshire County Council to confirm arrangements for the new school carpark.   The Council will contact Strata Homes in the first instance to get timescales from them for when they propose to complete the car park. I shall communicate any updates I receive through future newsletters.

Wednesday 30th March & Thursday 31st March – Class 2 Production – Peace Child

Class 2 families are welcome to come to school and enjoy the production of ‘Peace Child’.

The evening performance is on the 30th March at 6pm – children need to be at school for 5.45pm to get ready please.

The second performance on Thursday morning 31st March at 9am

Wednesday 6th April – Baldersby St James Church

Families are welcome to join us on the afternoon of Wednesday 6th April at Baldersby St James Church where the school, led by Year 5 pupils, will perform a short production of The Three Trees. We will aim to start at 1.45pm and finish about 2.15pm. The children can either return to school on the buses or can be collected from Church. Please inform Mrs McBride in the school office if you are taking your child/ren from church. 

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Friday 8th April

Just a reminder that school closes at 2.30pm for Easter.