Recorder lessons are held every Wednesday for Year 3 pupils.
Please ensure Year 3 pupils bring in their recorder every Tuesday, ready for their lesson on a Wednesday afternoon.
Recorders may go back home after each lesson so children can practice at home.
Every Friday, 1.00pm-2.45pm
Swimming lessons are held every Friday for Year 4 pupils.
Please ensure Year 4 pupils bring in their swimming kit every Friday (swimming kit, which should consist of a towel and a swimming costume for girls and swimming trunks for boys).
Children will be transported to and from the baths by bus and will be back in school by the end of the school day.
Monday 21st October 2019
On Monday 21st October 2019, Year 5 are going to Nell Bank in Ilkley for a team building day. Children need to be in school for 8.30am and will leave school at 8.45am and we will be back at school for 4.30pm (depending on traffic).
Children can wear non-uniform (old clothes as they will get dirty) as we are out all day and will be expected to wear a waterproof jacket and wellies. Your child will need to bring a packed lunch and a drink for the day. If your child is on free school meals the kitchen will provide a packed lunch.
Tuesday 22nd October 2019
On Tuesday 22nd October 2019 Year 2 are going to St George’s Hall to watch Stickman. By coach, the children and staff will leave school at 10.15am and return to St Columba’s for 12.30pm. Children will be expected to wear full school uniform.
25th, 26th & 27th November 2019
School is organising a 3 day, 2 night, residential trip to the Ingleborough Hall at Clapham, North Yorkshire.
Ingleborough Hall is a leading residential activity centre provider. Their centre provides a rewarding educational programme offering many National Curriculum linked modules combined with thrilling outdoor and indoor adventure activities, with secure and controlled residential accommodation.
We would like to offer this opportunity to all pupils in Year 6. The trip will take place from Monday 25th November to Wednesday 27th November 2019.
Thursday 12th December 2019
The Christmas discos will take place on Thursday 12th December 2019.
At each disco pupils will be able to purchase additional refreshments, sweets and glow bands/rings if they wish to do so.
Once payment has been made via Parentpay, tickets will be sent out via class.
There will also be face painting (£2 payable on the night) and glitter tattoos (£1 payable on the night).
Friday 13th December 2019