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Tuesday 3rd February 2015 School is OPEN

Date: 3/2/15
By: admin
Upland Primary School is OPEN today 03/02/2015
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Thursday 15th January – Behaviour/Gaming Workshops Cancelled

Date: 13/1/15
By: admin
We are very sorry for any inconvenience caused but the Behaviour Specialist, who was delivering the above sessions is unwell and  the two workshops have had to be cancelled. We will inform you if we are able to run them in the future Regards Upland Primary School
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Nativity

Date: 16/12/14
By: admin
 
Critics applauded the fantastic performances of Caterpillar, Ladybirds and Bumblebee's actors, singers and dancers!
Baby Jesus was delivered safely by Angel Gabriel and the shepherds and kings made it to the stable in one piece - Phew!
Parents wiped a tear and gave a cheer!
Merry Christmas!
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School term and holiday dates for 2014 – 2015

Date: 9/12/14
By: admin
Click here for term dates
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Healthy Schools – Bronze Award

Date: 1/12/14
By: admin
Monday 24th November Healthy Schools London Award at Bexley Civic Offices This year the school achieved the Healthy Schools for London Bronze Award. Mrs Winter (our PSHE co-ordinator) and Ted Medley (a year 6 pupil) visited the Civic Offices to celebrate the success of Bexley schools achieving Healthy Schools London, Bronze Awards. Ted did a fantastic job...
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Parents/Carers – Ten Minutes a Day Could Change Everything.

Date: 27/11/14
By: admin
 Parent/Carers, Please take ten minutes of your time to  watch this powerful video.  
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Parents/Carers – Ten Minutes a Day Could Change Everything.

Date: 27/11/14
By: admin
 Parent/Carers, Please take ten minutes of your time to  watch this powerful video.  
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Forest School

Date: 20/11/14
By: admin
  We are pleased to announce that our new Forest School site has now been completed, and is in use. All of our Foundation stage children will have the opportunity to take part in ‘Welly Wednesday’ sessions throughout the year. What is Forest School? Forest School is a fun, holistic experience that uses the outdoors to help children...
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Tuesday 4th November 2014 School Open

Date: 3/11/14
By: admin
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation this morning.  The school will reopen on Tuesday 4th November 2014 as normal.  A temporary solution has been found and the toilets can  now be used until further works have been completed. We apologise for any inconvenience that has been caused.
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Monday 3rd November 2014 – Upland Primary School is Closed

Date: 3/11/14
By: admin
We are very sorry but, unfortunately, Upland Primary School has had to close today due to the lack of toilet facilities.  The emergency plumbers have been called and we will inform parents by Parent Mail this afternoon as to whether the problem has been rectified and the school will be able to open tomorrow. Once again, we  apologise...
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Year 2 Trip to The Barbican Friday 17th October 2014

Date: 20/10/14
By: admin
Year 2 Trip to the Barbican Friday 17th October 2014. Children form Year 2 in Bramble and Thistle had a great day out, going to the Barbican Concert Hall in London. The teachers, school staff and parent helpers made sure that the children were very safe on the Journey. "Dogs Don't Do Ballet" was an amazing concert designed...
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Tuesday 14th October 2014 – Industrial Action Suspended

Date: 9/10/14
By: admin
  INDUSTRIAL ACTION ON 14th October 2014   Following the letter sent yesterday, 3 unions announced at 5pm last night the strike action due to take place next week has been suspended. This was as a result of further negotiations. Therefore the school will now be OPEN to all pupils on Tuesday 14th October. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.    ...
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GB Paralympian Andy Barrow

Date: 25/9/14
By: admin
On Wednesday, we were luckily enough to be visited by GB Paralympian Andy Barrow. The day was brilliant and the children learned valuabe lessons in the importance of fitness, health and nutrition. The day started with the children (and teachers) being put through their paces in a sponsored circuit training session. For four minutes, the children had to do...
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New Upland School Anthem

Date: 25/9/14
By: admin
New Upland School Anthem We are very proud of the single that our school forum have produced with the help, guidance and expertise from Nathan Timothy (songwritingcharity.org) The forum children collected ideas for a school anthem from their class mates and used them to generate the lyrics to the song. Over two days they tweaked lyrics, composed...
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Ofsted 16th and 17th September 2014

Date: 15/9/14
By: admin
  UPLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL MESSAGE TO ALL PARENTS We have an OFSTED Inspection all day tomorrow Tuesday 16th and Wednesday 17th September 2014. Please log on to Parent View and write your comments. https://parentview.ofsted.gov.uk/
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Playground Art

Date: 15/9/14
By: admin
Playground Art Unveiling. On Thursday 11th September there was a whole school outdoor assembly to unveil the new art work in the playground. A past pupil from Upland Primary School, James Vincent (19) worked with the pupils during July and through the summer holidays to help us transform our playground even more. The remit was to make...
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Changes to playground and Lunch Timings

Date: 5/9/14
By: admin
We are working very hard to improve playtime and lunchtimes for the children. As a parent body you have also made suggestions regarding these times in the school day. From September 2014 all children from Year 1 to 6 will have playtime at the same time and all children will be able to access all...
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IMPORTANT NOTICE ** INDUSTRIAL ACTION ON 10th July 2014 **

Date: 3/7/14
By: admin
IMPORTANT NOTICE Dear Parents/Carers, INDUSTRIAL ACTION ON 10th July 2014 Further to my recent letter regarding planned strike action on 10th July 2014, I am writing to advise you of the impact this will have on our school. Due to the number of teaching and non-teaching staff indicating that they will be participating in the strike, it...
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Royal Festival Hall

Date: 1/7/14
By: admin
A Gigantic well done to all 34 of the children from Upland Primary School who performed as part of the Bird College Music Service Festival Of Music in the Royal Festival Hall on Monday 23rd June 2014. You were great! Some of you sang in the massed choir, some of you played you violin or...
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Swimming gala 2014

Date: 26/6/14
By: admin
Congratulations To all that took part in the swimming gala at Crook Log on the 15th June 2014 Upland School took part in Crook Log Leisure Centre’s informal schools galas. There were 3 days of informal galas over the week, and a total of 13 schools taking part. Upland not only won their day, but, had the highest...
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