Dog mess!

      It has been lovely to see so many children engaging in extra curricular lunch time and after school clubs this year. The numbers in particular for the year 5/6 football club are amazing with over half the pupils in those years attending the club. The attitude and commitment the pupils are showing … Read more

Caretaker vacancy at Ysgol Acrefair

  We are very sad that our Caretaker Mr Beckett will be retiring at the end of this term after seven years of incredible hard work and support.  We are looking for a replacement to start in January 2023 .  If you know of anyone who might be interested in the role, please ask them … Read more

Nut allergies

  No nuts please ! We have  pupils in our school with severe nut allergies .  We kindly ask you not to send your child with nuts in their packed lunches or for snacks.  Thank you 

Playmakers and football club

       Please can the year 5s and 6s attending the play maker training come to school in their PE kits tomorrow.  Football club will be after school for years 5 and 6 and pupils will be able to get changed into their sports kits after school. Football boots are advisable, but trainers are … Read more

Schools will be closed on Monday 19th September

  In line with all other schools in the UK, Ysgol Acrefair will be closed on Monday 19th September .  The Welsh Government has told schools they should close on the day of the Queen’s funeral. The day of the event, Monday, September 19, has been declared anational Bank Holiday in the UKand Welsh Government has … Read more

Football and netball clubs

       Our football and netball clubs will be returning for year 5 and 6 pupils next week. Football club will take place on a Wednesday after school 3.15 – 4.15pm on the school field. Pupils will need to bring a change of clothes, shin pads and boots to change into after school.  Netball … Read more

Commemorative Jubilee Book

  To commemorate the Queens Platinum Jubilee in June, we ordered a very special book for each pupil in the school.  These were finally delivered yesterday, and we will look forward to giving one to each pupil in assembly tomorrow.  Please keep an eye out for these in the children’s school bags tomorrow as they … Read more

Message for Year 6 Parents & Guardians

  Applications are now open for Year 6 entry to Secondary School.  The children will be coming home with information on how to apply for their space in September 2023.  Please don’t chance missing a place at your preferred school by not submitting your application by the deadline of 4th November 2022.

Attendance & Absence

Good morning!  It’s lovely to see our attendance records so high for our first week back, please help us reach our goal of 96% for each pupil this term.  Poor attendance has a significant impact on learning development – every day matters. In the event that your child is too poorly to attend school, please … Read more


  Dangerous parking.  Could we please ask parents not to park on the school site if possible.  We also ask parents not to park anywhere that blocks gates or the school entrance on Tower view.  Unfortunately, some of our staff were unable to leave the site yesterday or access the activity centre due to the … Read more

Diddy Dragons After School Club 2022

  We are looking forward to seeing everyone back in After School Club tomorrow. The prices for After School Club, have not changed, they still are: £6.00 if pickup is before 5.00pm £7.00 if pickup is after 5.30pm. We are open as usual until 5.30pm, any pickup after that time will result in a late … Read more

ParentPay/School Meals

  Please book school meals using parentpay, it should by now have updated. In the event it hasn’t you will be refunded for any payments made for reception class this week. We will issue activation codes tomorrow for any new children joining us. We all look forward to seeing the children tomorrow for the first … Read more

ParentPay/School Meals

We have been notified by our school meals service that ParentPay will be updating over the weekend to show free meals for Reception pupils and will move pupils up to their new school year.  In the event this hasn’t been updated please be  assured that you will be refunded for any meals taken and that … Read more

Financial help available for families.

  Financial help available for more learners in Wrexham From September, more learners in Wrexham will receive additional financial support. Whether it’s help with school uniform and equipment costs through the Pupil Development Grant, free school meals for all of Wrexham’s Reception class pupils, or free school meals for all ages to those eligible. So, … Read more

Counselling sessions for all primary-aged children

  Outside In who we have been working with are offering free drop-in sessions throughout the summer for our children.  Just pop into the info shop in Lambpit Street, Wrexham and speak to one of the counsellors on duty on the following days: Mondays from 11am – 12.30pm Thursdays from 3pm-4.30pm Call 07800 689039 or … Read more

Counselling sessions for children moving up to secondary school

Hope you are all enjoying your summer holidays but if any of our leavers feel apprehensive about September, our Counsellors are offering free sessions to help them with their emotions and feelings during this new phase in their lives. VENUE:  Wrexham Museum DATES:  Every Monday TIMES:  1.30-3.00pm Spaces are limited so please book with Sharon … Read more

Diddy Dragons Holiday Club Summer 2022

  Apologies  The dates for Holiday Club on the previous app message were mixed up; we are running from Thursday 21st July to Friday 19th August 2022.  There is still availability so if you would like your children to attend; please email  Thank you for your continued support,  Diddy Dragons Staff 

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