22nd November - 26th November

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Hugo (3R), Arthur (3R), James (3G)

Cleo (6G), Ottilie (6G)


Children in Need

Your small change donations raised £97 for Children in Need which the BHCC have kindly doubled. Thank you for your contributions.

Bacon Butties

With only 2 weeks to go until the Christmas break people were out in force today, raising £310 for the BHCC.



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

What is next?

We have a packed autumn term. Please see below for ‘save the dates’ and some of the plans for the coming term. More information will follow before each event:

Bacon Buttie stall – every Friday at drop off
Cake Sale – Friday 3rd December (Bakers: Year 7, Nursery & Kindy)

Tickets/bookings can be made via the above links or on Classlist.

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: Rosie Aneja 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

We have beaten our own record at Barrow Hills and, including the wooden crosses, we raised £938.87. Mr Shreeve is very proud as we raised more than all the other local schools!


Uniform Shop at King Edward’s Witley

By appointment only – Christmas Opening Hours

Monday 13th December – Friday 17th December open from 1.00pm – 4:30pm

Monday 20th December – Wednesday 22nd December open from 1.00pm – 4:30pm

The sewing room will then be closed from Thursday 23rd December and will re-open on Wednesday 5th January 2022.

Barracudas Activity Day Camps, the UK’s favourite school holiday provider for children aged 4½ to 14 years will be open at our school this year. 80+ exciting activities including fencing, archery, water activities, motorsports, sports, arts and crafts and much more! Ofsted registered, confidence building camps with high staff to child ratios, plus parents receive an extra £10 off per child per week if they quote code HSCH22 at the time of booking.

Book now at www.barracudas.co.uk or call 01480 467 567.


Engines Running

When waiting in the car park please turn off your car engine; particularly as climate change is so high profile this week. Thank you.

Recording and Photography

Please may we remind you that recording or photography on personal devices is not permitted on the school premises.

Dog Waste Bin - Sign or Sticker - All Sizes Available - Dog Fouling Clean, Waste | eBay Please clean up after your dog if you bring them to school. We may have to reconsider allowing dogs on site if this is not done. Thank you.

Whizz Pop Bang Magazine

Issue 76 – Surviving the Stone Age – may be accessed here

Families Surrey West

Nov/Dec Issue is accessed here.

Babysitter Available

Joe Unwin, our fabulous Barrow Hills Gap Student is available for babysitting. Please contact him on 07749 717490.

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.

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