7th March - 11th March

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Charlie (6G), Alfie (6G)


Thomas (3G), Bertie (3G), James (3G), Christian (3G)

Jasper (4R), Felix (4R), James (4R)

Arthur (5G), Rebecca (5R), Louis (5R), Xanthe (5R), Luke (5R), James (5R), Noah (5G)

Jacob (6G), Effie (6G), Isobel (6G), Daisy-Skye (6R)

Toby (7G), Edward (7G)


Beatrice (4R)

Computer Science – Course 2

Beatrice (4R)

Can you help?

The BHCC relies on parent participation to ensure successful events. Every parent at Barrow Hills is automatically a member of the Committee and very welcome to come to meetings or pop an idea over. We hope that you continue to support us, beginning with the events planned for the rest of this term. If you feel you can help please contact your rep (see details below), David Brydon or if volunteers are needed you can sign up on Classlist when the event is published.

If you have any questions please contact David Brydon on davidbrydon1992@googlemail.com

Cake Sale

A huge thanks to Years 2 and 4 for supplying so many delicious goodies for the cake sale last week and for helping to sell them on the stall. A whopping £282.45 was raised!


Bacon Butties

Wow! Thank you to all the parents, staff and children who contributed to the Ukrainian Appeal. You raised £410.50 from bacon butties and £607.10 from Mr Shreeve’s stall – a grand total of £1,017.60.


On top of the contributions from bacon butties today and the sale this morning, all proceeds from the Reception and Year 5 cake sale next Friday will also go towards the Ukrainian Appeal, so please give generously.

What is next?

Cake Sales

Friday 18th March – Bakers: Reception & Year 5

Bacon Butties

Bacon Buttie stall – every Friday at drop off.

Save the Date

Tickets/bookings for our events can be made via links or on Classlist.

Easter Bunny Run – 23rd March

Rokefest 2022 – 1st July 7.30pm-11.30pm

Christmas Fayre – Sunday 4th December 2022 12.00-3.00pm

Class Reps

Nursery: David Cuthbert
Kindy: Katie Boulter and Alex Jenkin
Reception: Rebecca Foord and Kerry Poole
Year 1: Danielle Atkinson and Mark Todd
Year 2: Sara Pickard and Sandra Weeks
Year 3: Madelon Burnett and Michelle Sophocleous
Year 4: Emmah Klein and Marie-Claire Parker
Year 5: Rosemary Cresswell and Natalie Preston
Year 6: Helen Wright and Anthony & Lisa Tugwell
Year 7: Lucy Oldham and Liz Hughes
Year 7: Marja van Ravenstein
Year 8: Jane Hubble

If you shop online, please sign up to easyfundraising to support Barrow Hills School. Easyfundraising turns your everyday online shopping into free donations for your favourite cause.

It’s a really easy way to raise money for us – you just use the easyfundraising site to shop online with more than 3,500 well known online stores. Please visit our easyfundraising page here and click ‘support us’.

School Notices

The Schools Uniform Shop

Appointments can now be made by the online booking system.

Sally Swim School

Sally Crathern, Barrow Hills Pre-Prep swimming teacher is running a week long intensive swimming course from April 4th – 8th at King Edward’s Witley. This is for half an hour each morning, any time between 9.00am and 11.00am. After nearly two years of no swimming we need to get your children back in the water!

This course is perfect for any children over the age of four, from nervous non swimmers to strong club standard. Group sizes are small with teachers in the water with young/less confident swimmers. The aim in to improve water confidence, learn new skills and improve on stroke technique. All teachers are DBS checked and have up to date life saving qualifications. For more details about class descriptions and booking forms please go to https://www.sallyswimschool.com/crash-courses.

Car Park Safety

Please ensure that your children are close to you when walking through the car park. If a small child is close to the back of a parked car, they are in a total blind spot.

Term Dates

Term dates can be found on the school website https://www.barrowhills.org/news-events/term-dates/

Engines Running

When waiting in the car park please turn off your car engine.

Absences on match afternoons

Please notify games staff of any absences on a match afternoon in advance when possible.

Absence Request Form

An Absence Request Form must be completed for any reason that a child is not in school, other than illness. These are found on the Parent Portal. Thank you.


Please can we remind you that the majority of the communications are sent via the parent portal on a Tuesday. Communications will vary for each child dependent on a variety of factors e.g. class, gender, sets. The Prep team sheet can be changed at any time therefore we encourage you to check the portal on a regular basis.


Yubo is an app which connects teens with (potentially older) strangers, then encourages them to chat and livestream videos with each other. It is obviously going to set off all manner of alarm bells with trusted adults. Many schools are actively making parents aware of this and discouraging children from downloading Yubo.

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