Diary date ALN

ALN- new draft code /bill There will be an information session/presentation for parents on the new Additional Learning Needs bill and code of practice on Thursday 14th March at 9:00 am in the school hall. This will have major changes and implications to all involved with additional learning needs so we strongly recommend that parents … Read more

School dinner price increase

School dinners will be increasing in price to £2.40 per meal from Monday 29th April 2019. Please also check to see whether your child/children are eligible for free school meals . Please contact the school or look on the school website for further information. Each child eligible for free school meals gives an additional £1000 … Read more

Parent Council Meeting

The parent council meeting at 2:45pm will be held in the school library. You are all invited to attend.  On the agenda today is the changes that are being made to the National Curriculum for Wales this year and also the format used for school reports at the end of the year. I will also … Read more

cross country

Please can all reply slips for Wednesday’s cross country run at Ysgol Dinas Bran be returned to school tomorrow please. The weather is looking fine for Wednesday but children may still wish to bring an additional jacket to wear once their race is complete. Please can all pupils also bring a water bottle for after … Read more

Breakfast club reminders

A reminder that breakfast is only served from 7:50 am until 8:30 am. Any child arriving between 8:30 and 8:40 will not be able to receive a breakfast . Breakfast club finishes at 8:40 am . Any child arriving from 8:40 am will not be accepted into Breakfast club. At 8:40 am the children are … Read more

online payments

Dear parents, From Monday 4th March we want to ensure all payments to school are made via the online payment system, this includes, dinner money, breakfast club, snack money, all trips etc. We will only accept cash in exceptional circumstances. If you have any problems accessing the system then please contact Mrs Wright (School – … Read more

Breakfast Club

Dear parents , please find attached a letter and information flyer regarding the new charging process for Breakfast Club starting Monday 4th March. Children will not need to be booked in but the child care element of the club ( ie 7:50 am to 8:20 am) will now cost £1 per child per day. Information … Read more

Girls football

A big well done to all the girls who participated in the girl’s football club after school on Mondays with the Racecourse Community Foundation. The club has now finished but there will hopefully be an opportunity for the girls to play at half time in a Wrexham game before the end of the season. 

Message for Year 4 Parents

??The Big Write ?? On Tuesday morning the children will be completing an activity called ‘the big write’. We have been working on writing diary entries for the past few weeks and Tuesday they will have 45 minutes to show off what they have learned with a special piece of writing which I will use … Read more

Hooked on Books day

Just a quick note to remind you to keep an eye out for a letter coming home soon about our Hooked on Books day.  World book day falls in half term but we will be holding our own special day to promote reading on Wednesday 13th March. The children will not be dressing up but … Read more

Breakfast club

Just to clarify breakfast club drop off arrangements as there was some confusion this morning. Currently e do not require children to be signed in however it is vital that we know which children are attending breakfast club each day . We kindly ask that parents wait in sight of staff until their child has … Read more

Year 6 – Cycling Experience

Letters have been sent home to all Year 6 about the opportunity to complete a bikability course, levels 1 and 2, the week beginning 4/03/2019. Consent forms must be returned to Mr Allman by Thursday at the latest. Children require their own bike and helmet for this course.  Diolch 

morning drop offs parking

A reminder that Breakfast club is available from 7:50 am until 8:40 am and is currently FREE!! Teaching staff are on duty on the playgrounds from 8:40 am. Children arriving before 8:40 should either wait with parents or be signed into breakfast club. We have noticed a small number of children are being left unaccompanied … Read more