The big battery hunt

Ysgol Acrefair have been fortunate enough to be offered a chance to take part in the ‘Big Battery Hunt.’ The aim of this is to collect as many batteries as we can to recycle before the deadline of Friday 20th April. Each class has a chart where we are recording the amount of batteries each … Read more

School meal price increase

Wrexham school meals service are increasing their prices from April 9th 2018. Infant meals will be £2.35 each day Junior meals will be £2.40 each day. We prefer parents to pay for dinners using the online payment system if possible . Any other cash/cheques must be brought to school on Mondays only please and in … Read more

Next week

Good morning,  Just a couple of dates for next week:  Thursday 1st March is St David’s Day and we will be holding our eisteddfod. The children are invited to come to school dressed in traditional Welsh costume or something red/green. As we are celebrating Wales, Welsh football and rugby shirts are absolutely fine but please … Read more

Social media

A number of issues have occurred recently due to the use of social media amongst pupils in the school. These issues are taking up valuable teaching time and causing unrest amongst the pupils. Can we ask all parents to check your child is staying safe online and check the age restrictions on the websites please. … Read more

Walking to school

Please be aware that children walking to and from school are still representing the school and are wearing the Ysgol Acrefair uniform. Please be respectful of the environment and considerate to members of the public. Thank You and lets ensure our pupils fantastic reputation in the community continues.

Internet Safety

In the past few weeks we have been made aware of several games that some children are playing on-line at home within which they make ‘friends’ with other players (‘Road-blocks’ and ‘Fortnight’ being two that have  been mentioned frequently).  Part of our learning in our ICT/Digital competency lessons is about making sure that the only … Read more

Parents evening

Just a quick reminder that the Year 5 parents evening appointments are for this week so if you would like to book one you can still do so online using the link below:  For all other classes the appointments will be held on 12th and 13th March and again can be booked using this … Read more

Year 1: VIP

This week we have been very busy writing non-fiction books and texts about penguins. We have also been identifying 2D and 3D shapes in maths. In Welsh, we have been reading and answering phrases independently with a partner and creating discussion scripts. We continued our creative lesson about Jesus calming the storm and made some … Read more

Year 6

We have had an incredibly busy half term in Dosbarth Barcud. We have been writing a persuasive piece of writing in literacy and studied the novel Pig Heart Boy. Or topic this term is Heart and Pulse and we have been doing lots of maths and science around the topic. This week we have been … Read more

Parents evening appointments

Parents evenings will be held after half term for all classes. Should you wish to book an appointment then please use the link below, making sure that you correctly type in your email address so that you receive confirmation of your appointment.  The dates for parents evenings are as follows: Year 5 Tuesday 20th … Read more

Yr 4 Mystery solved

Well done Yr 4 detectives – the missing trainer has been found! and a little reminder – could we please have the London trip permission slips returned asap so that we can start to make the travel arrangements.