Notice Board

New rules for pickup and drop-off

Dear parents and carers,

Please read carefully and adhere to the following rules that will apply to our School from September 2018:

  • Our school will have exclusive use of the main school gate at the rear of the Church.
  • Parents will drop off their children at the gate and not be allowed on to the premises. Τhe only exception will be the early years’ parents (Nursery – Y1), who will be allowed on site to quickly drop off their children for a settling in period up to October half term. Students will be welcome at the gate by two members of our staff and will immediately enter the building, where they will meet their teachers and go to their classrooms.
  • The gate will open at 9:20 am and will be locked at 9:45 am. Any delayed students will have to wait until the break (11:15 am-11:45 am) to enter the school.
  • Early collection during the school day will be by prior arrangement only, in writing to the Form teacher and the respective Deputy Head, and strictly during the break, between 11:15 am and 11:45 am.
  • New end of school collection arrangements will include early years’ pupils being collected promptly between 1:00 pm-1:10 pm from the theatre and older years to be collected promptly between 1:15 pm-1:30 pm from the playground. Parents of the older children will only be allowed into the area of the playground near the gate at 1:15 pm.
  • Parents are reminded that all students and parents MUST have left the premises by 1:30 pm.
  • The theatre must be vacated by 1:30 pm.

Thank you for your support – Your cooperation is necessary and appreciated!

End of year fête

We would like to warmly invite the parents of Nursery, Reception, Year 4, Year 5 and A Level classes to our end of year fête, which will take place on Saturday 14th July at 10.30am at St Marylebone 6th Form Centre, 14 Blandford Street, W1U 4A. The remaining classes will hold summer parties in their classrooms. At the end of the day all pupils will receive their end of year certificates. Pupils need to arrive promptly (9.30am) at St Marylebone 6th Form Centre and will be collected from the above address at approximately 11.30am.

Temporary change of venue

Please note on Saturday 7th July our school will not be housed at the main site of St Marylebone School but at St Marylebone 6th Form Centre, which is located approximately behind Waitrose, at 14 Blandford Street, W1U 4AZ. Classes will run as normal from 9.30am -1.15pm and parents will bring and pick their children up from the above address.

Children’s Reading Club

You are kindly reminded that Children’s Reading Club will be back to our school on Saturday 30th June to collect the books that our pupils have borrowed. Please make sure that all books are returned to school for collection.

Cake sale!

The PTA of our school is organising a sale of Sweet and Savoury Cakes and Pastries and Juices on Saturday 23rd June 2018 during the school day. If you wish your children to buy any cakes, please make sure you give them some small change, around £2 – £5 each. We will  also be selling activity books in Greek for the younger children.

In order for the event to be successful we need plenty of cakes, cupcakes and savoury pastries and cookies stacked full of taste so please get baking and donate lots of cakes. Bring your donations (hand made or shop bought) in the school in the morning during drop off, and please remember, nut free recipes only!

PTA AGM

Dear Parents,

The PTA will hold their Annual General Meeting and Elections for a new Executive Committee at 9:30a.m. on Saturday 9 June 2018 in the Music Room (last classroom on the ground floor). Potential candidates for the Committee may register on the day.

Please be on time as the AGM has to finish by 10.30am. Thank you in advance for your interest and active participation. We are looking forward to seeing you all on the 9th.

The PTA

Collage inspired by Odysseas Elytis!

Beautiful artworks by Y6 pupils, inspired by the poems and collage work of Odysseas Elytis. A big thank you to Mr Christos Markou, parent of our school and Head of Art and Design Technology at St Benedict’s Junior School, who came to our school and generously helped our students to achieve such a fabulous result!