Christmas 2019

20th November 2019

20th November 2019


Dear Parents and Carers,

With Christmas fast approaching and to let you plan ahead, please see below for key Christmas dates for 2019 at Lemington Riverside.

We will be holding a bumper festive raffle in school during December to raise funds for our brand new library in school – we would really appreciate any donations, no matter how big or small, for our festive raffle. Please drop any donations into the main school office.

Christmas dates for your diary:

Friday 6th December – Whole-school visit to pantomime (morning only, back for lunch).

Tuesday 10th December – Christmas Dinner Day – children are welcome to wear Christmas jumpers/santa hats, etc. on this day!

Friday 13th December – Parent/carer craft session with children – all parents/carers welcome into our classrooms to create Christmas crafts with your child. From 1:30pm (children are can leave with parents after the session).

Tuesday 17th December – Y3, 4, 5, 6 performances of ‘5 Gold Rings’ at 9:30am and 1:30pm (ticket details to follow).

Wednesday 18th December – Y1 and Y2 performances of ‘Whoops-A-Daisy Angel’ at 9:30am and 1:30pm (ticket details to follow).

Thursday 19th December – Nursery and Reception performances of ‘The Nativity’ at 9:30am and 1:30pm (ticket details to follow).

Friday 20th December – Christmas Party/Film Day across the school – non uniform/party clothes for all children. School finishes at 2pm for all children on this day.

We return to school at 8:45am on Monday 6th January 2020.

As we approach the end of what has been my first full year as your Head Teacher at Lemington Riverside, I would like to thank you for all of your support and positivity in what, I hope you will agree, has been a brilliant year for our school and community- bring on 2020!

When it arrives, I would like to wish you and your family a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year from us all at Lemington Riverside Primary School!

Take care,

Mr. Heeley