- 13 May 2022
International Week: 23-27 May 2022
Attached is some important news about International Week with details of events in the last week of term.
These include Diversity Day and Everything British Day along with our Platinum Jubilee celebrations.
If you would like to join us for our Platinum Jubilee party please click the link in the letter.
- 03 May 2022
Someries Junior School Golden Jubilee
Attached is a letter inviting parents and carers to help form a 'golden team' of volunteers to organise and run our Golden Jubilee celebrations or to submit ideas for the Golden Jubilee.
- 26 Jan 2022
See attached letter - the school has been given the opportunity to take part in a project, Operation Encompass, that will run jointly between schools, Luton Council and Bedfordshire Police
- 04 Jan 2022
Returning to School (Wednesday 5 January) and reducing impact of COVID
- 07 Sep 2021
Year 4 Swimming Lessons
Attached is a letter with information on Year 4' swimming lessons that start Tuesday 14 September. The letter contains links to complete the online permission form and to make payment via the Tucasi SCOPAY system.
- 18 Jun 2021
Letter from Luton Borough Council Public Health Department
Letter from Luton Borough Council's Public Health Department on the Delta variant and latest Government announcement.
- 04 Mar 2021
Accessing kits for regular home COVID tests
- 26 Nov 2020
Co-op Community Partner - Raising Funds for Someries Juniors
We are pleased to inform you that we have been successful in our bid to be a local Co-op community partner again. If you shop regularly at a Co-op store and you would like to support this cause, please choose us as your community partner at: membership.coop.co.uk/causes/43438 . Please also encourage local friends who shop at a COOP to do the same. This will enable you to raise funds for this project every time to buy Co-op products – at no cost to you!
Please see attached a letter with further information.
- 18 Nov 2020
NSPCC Speak Out. Stay Safe. Online Programme
Please find attached details of the NSPCC’s Speak out. Stay safe. online programme that the school will be participating in. This consists of an online assembly and supporting activities.
Speak out. Stay safe. is a safeguarding programme available to all primary schools in the UK. It aims to help children understand abuse in all its forms and to recognise the signs of abuse in a child friendly, interactive way. Children are taught to speak out if they are worried, either to a trusted adult or Childline.
- 12 Nov 2020
Attached is a letter regarding COVID safety and keeping our children, staff and families safe.
- 18 Sep 2020
Attendance and Charity Events
Guidance for illness and attendance together with information on two charity events due to take place are in the attached letter from Mr Hunt. A non uniform day in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support will take place on Friday 25 September and a request for donations for our Harvest Festival on Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th September 2020.
- 05 Feb 2020
From half term onwards, we are pleased to announce the school will be working with a new catering partner, Caterlink. Pupil food-tasters helped us select this firm from the five caterers who sought our business. This new venture will provide better food and a better dining experience for pupils. Attached is some introductory information from Caterlink together with a special diet/allergy form that needs to be completed and returned before Friday 7 February 2020. Please complete and return the reply slip and completed special diet/allergy form even if your child does not have school meals at present. A copy of Caterlink’s privacy notice is attached to this letter
- 09 Dec 2019
RELAY Protocol - Domestic Abuse Notifications
Attached is a letter informing you that that the school is part of a jointly run scheme between Luton Council, Bedfordshire Police and our School, called RELAY. The school has been asked by the local authority to inform parents/carers that the school is part of this local scheme which is in response to the national scheme ‘Operation Encompass’ (www.operationencompass.org).
- 26 Jun 2019
School Uniform - Change of PE Kit & New Uniform Stockist
Attached is a copy of a letter that will be sent home regarding school uniform. From September, the school will no longer sell uniform. The school does have limited stocks still available for purchase, however, Rickys Fashions in the Mall Market Hall will now be our uniform stockist.
After listening to parental feedback, we will be changing our PE uniform - see attached letter for details.
Letters for reference
- 19 May 2022
Newsletter 260 - May 2022
Attached is the May newsletter, with photos and details of what happened here in April as well as awards and news of many events to come later in the term.
- 22 Apr 2022
Newsletter 259 - April 2022
Attached is the latest newsletter with a briefing for parents and carers, message from Public Health and Operation Encompass. Also enclosed are the highlights from March including the Mother's Day non-uniform day and gift sale, "yellow and blue for Ukraine" day, improved entrance area, Year 5's history trip, Year 3 making fruit salad, Year 5 bikeability, online safety talk from the police, Eco Committee's biodiversity research, tree planting and cereal bar sale as well as the Year 6 residential trip to Bawdsey Manor PGL.
There are also details of the science week's activities, world book day plus lots of sporting events including football matches, bowls experience, trampolining event, sportability tournament and multisports club as well as the March awards for attendance, Values role models, golden award winners, golden table winners, house points awards and athletes of the half term. An updated calendar of events is also attached
- 04 Mar 2022
Newsletter 258 - March 2022
Attached is the newsletter for this month which has details of the events coming up this term: non uniform day on Friday 18 March (in exchange for donation of gifts suitable for adult females), sale of wrapped gifts on Thursday 24 March, highlights including new recycling scheme, learning at home, our new carpark surface, safer internet day and RE week. There are also details on sporting events including elite cross country, girls football tournament and basketball tournament as well as athletes of the half term plus awards for attendance, values role models, golden award winners, golden table winners and housepoints. A full calendar of events is also included.
- 09 Feb 2022
Newsletter - February 2022
This month's newsletter has details of the challenges of Covid, details of forthcoming events, outdoor classroom and shelter opening, highlights from January events, maths week, RE week assemblies, sport, January awards and an updated calendar of events
- 14 Jan 2022
Newsletter - January 2022
This month's newsletter has details of this half term's activities, fund raising, request from the Eco Committee, Covid measures, highlights and sporting events from December, awards, athletes of the half term and an updated calendar of events for 2021-22.
- 09 Dec 2021
Newsletter - December 2021
Attached is the latest school newsletter. As well as photos of recent events, there is information for families on the last day of term, our new Instagram profile and a change to school meal prices. There are details of recent awards and an updated school calendar.
- 04 Nov 2021
Newsletter - November 2021
Attached is the November school newsletter. This has an updated school calendar as well as the latest school news, photos and awards.
- 12 Oct 2021
Newsletter - October 2021
Attached in this month's newsletter is a message from the Head Teacher, how to help protect children and their learning from Covid, new staff, parking in the local areas, bikes & scooters, uniform - little details, high school applications, nut-free school to protect our vulnerable children and the outdoor classroom & shelter appeal. There is also information on the highlights from September including the harvest festival, Year 6 high school lessons at QES, new PE scheme, music, science, geography and science & art lessons together with the sports that children have participated in including cross country, football trials, cheerleading club and football club as well as the September awards for attendance, values role models and golden award winners. There is information on how to apply for free school meals/pupil premium, details on some half term activities and a calendar of events planned for 2021/22.
- 12 Oct 2021
Newsletter - September 2021
- 09 Jul 2021
Monthly news letter - July 2021
Sports Week, Maths Week and various trips, events and performances.
- 05 Nov 2020
November 2020 - Newsletter 245
Attached is this month's newsletter which is packed with details of keeping each other safe, planning for self isolation, parents evening, reports, photographs and.... keeping going. Included is a plea for courteous parking, British values, upcoming school events, harvest festival, house competition, tolerant Year 3s, using our sports grant, new new lunchtime clubs, new kit, Year 5 art sculptures, Year 3 and 5 science, 6P class assembly, new school council, uniform and equipment, Year 4 geography field work, awards and planting trees.