Online Virtual Advent Calender

       As December will be a little different in school this year and many children will not see pupils from different classes, we will be creating an Ysgol Acrefair Advent calendar from December 1st. Behind each door will be a photo from a different year group. The advent calendar will be shared on … Read more

Face masks and social distancing

A message from Welsh government . To reduce the risk of transmission amongst parents and relatives, please wear masks when visiting school, and at drop-off and collection areas. Maintaining clear social distance at the school gates will also reduce risk and set a good example to pupils. Please also limit the number of family members … Read more

Face coverings- updated guidance from the Welsh Government

Dear Parents,   Wearing of face coverings (primary)   The Welsh Government has updated its guidance on the use of face coverings in schools.   To reduce the risk of transmission amongst parents and relatives, please wear masks when visiting school, and at drop-off and collection areas. Maintaining clear social distance at the school gates … Read more

Covid -19 confirmed case

  Dear parents,  Please find attached a letter regarding a confirmed case of Covid-19 at Ysgol Acrefair.  As you will see there is no need to self-isolate unless you are contacted by Track and Trace and no class bubbles need to close.  We thank you for all your continued support and help in keeping Ysgol … Read more

Diddy Dragons After School Club

If your children are attending After School Club, can you please remember to send proof of payment i.e a screen shot or a picture to or through messenger via our group page on Facebook as soon as possible and for  every payment. Payments need to be paid weekly where possible and advanced payments or … Read more

Children in Need

  Just a quick reminder that it’s Children in Need tomorrow so the children can wear non uniform. Please don’t forget the £1 which the class teacher will collect once the children come into school.  We have asked children not to wear facepaints this year as it tends to encourage them to touch their faces … Read more

Parents evening

It appears that there is a problem with some iphones being able to access the online booking system. If you have this problem then you will still be able to access the form by following the link on an android phone. You are also able to access the link from a computer/tablet too.  Many thanks

Parents evening

  Dear parents/carers,   As we are still required to minimize contact as much as possible, we will be carrying out our pupil progress meetings over the phone this term. The focus of these meetings will be ‘settling back into school’.   You can book an appointment with your child’s class teacher using the link below or by going directly … Read more

Children in Need

  On Friday we will hold a non uniform day for children in need. Children are invited to wear something spotty and donate £1 to children in need. 

Online safety

  We would like to remind all parents of the importance of regularly checking your children’s telephones/conversations that take place online.  It has come to our attention that there has been an incident, in our community, where a pupil has sent very concerning messages from an unknown number. We are very pleased to hear that … Read more

Self isolation reminder

Although Wales is still in the fire break , primary schools, and years 7 and 8 are expected to return to school tomorrow 2nd November. We are really looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow. Please try and keep to one adult per family where possible to keep congestion to a minimum.  There has been a … Read more

Half term update

  We hope everyone is having a lovely half term, keeping well, and staying safe, and looking forward to a spooky weekend !  Please let us know if your child or a member of your household tests positive for COVID.  This is especially important at the weekend before we return to school on Monday 2nd … Read more

Message form North Wales Police re Halloween and Bonfire Night

Dear parents/Carers We have been asked to share the following message from North Wales Police about Halloween and Bonfire Night.  Halloween and Bonfire Night 2020   As you all know we will be entering another lockdown period once again from six o clock on Friday night.     For Halloween   •            We ask everyone … Read more

covid symptoms

It has come to our attention that some parents are confused by the covid self-isolation rules and are sending their children to school when they should be self-isolating., therefore putting staff, children and vulnerable family members at risk . Please take note of the following message from Wrexham .  Please stay at home and do … Read more

Near miss

Despite repeated requests to park carefully around the school, we continue to receive complaints from our neighbours about poor parking and unsafe driving .  This morning there was a near miss with a car reversing and not seeing a child in the lane by Border beds.  Please be careful- it is only a matter of … Read more

Covid reminders

  Please wear face coverings when dropping off and picking up your child.  Please ensure that you are keeping 2 metres apart whilst waiting for your children . Please make sure that you follow all the local lockdown guidelines and self-isolation advice.  We are doing really well- let’s do our best to keep it this … Read more

Parent Governor election result

Thank you very much for the three parents who put themselves forward as candidates for the role of parent governor. Here are the results  19th October 2020     Election of new Governors   Date of count:  19th October 2020   Result from online voting.   Returning Officer:  Rebecca Turner (Head Teacher)   Nominations                                   Votes … Read more

Half term

  Following on from previous message on the school app- school will close from this Friday 23rd October (not 19th as stated).  Please see previous message for all other information. 

‘Fire Break’ – information

Following the announcement this lunch time, we know that you will have many questions. There will be no change to half term in Primary schools. Ysgol Acrefair will close for half term on Friday 19th October and all children will return on Monday 2nd November as planned.  It will be business as usual with breakfast … Read more