School Building Fund – please consider making a regular donation.

Dear Parents and carers.

St Aloysius Catholic Primary School is a Voluntary aided school. This means that the school has to provide 10% of any funding provided by the Government for capital projects (e.g. building work)

I am therefore writing to ask you to consider making a regular donation to the school. This will allow us to build a savings fund to call on immediately, whenever we need to undertake a building project in school, rather than having to rely on further fundraising. It will allow us to plan ahead for refurbishment and improvement on a sound financial footing

Please read the Building fund letter  via the link below.  A standard order and Gift Aid form is also provided below.

Building Fund Letter – Updated September 2018

Building Fund Standing Order Gift Aid Form – October 2018

Thank you

Catherine Rolfe

Chair of Governors.

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Message from Miss Duncan our new Deputy Head

A message from our New Deputy Headteacher Miss Duncan

Thank you to those who have already made me feel so welcome at St Aloysius’. I am excited to be the new Deputy Head here. I have moved here from St Mary’s in Bicester where I was a member of the Senior Leadership Team. Prior to that I worked in an International School in Houston, Texas and I have also taught in a primary school in Buckinghamshire.

I will be teaching in Year 4 this year but I am looking forward to leading assemblies and working with children and parents from across the whole school.

When I am not at school, I play netball and enjoy reading and swimming. I also like to travel and visit new places.

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Message from Mr Walker about KS1 teaching

Mrs Kempton

I am writing to inform you that Mrs Kempton will be leaving St Aloysius’ at the end of the Autumn Term to take up a position at St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School in Headington.

Mrs Kempton has a very long association with St Aloysius’, having had children at the school herself and then working here for many years, first as a Teaching Assistant then, for the last eight years as a Teacher across the primary age range. She has been the lead for English at the school for the last four years and has co-ordinated PE as well as Outdoor Learning. She also sits on the Governing Body as Staff Governor. I would like to take this opportunity to thank Sophie for all her hard work and wish her all the very best in her new position ‘up the road’. We will shortly be advertising for a teacher for Fir Class to start in January 2019.

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Forthcoming events

Details of school events are   in  the current newsletter.

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Vacancy for KS1 teacher – September 2018

St Aloysius Catholic Primary School is recruiting for  a Key Stage 1 teacher.

Please click on links below for the application form and accompanying documents.

CES Teacher Application Form – September 2018

Classteacher Job Description – KS1 – September 2018

Class Teacher Person Specification – September 2018

CES Notes To Applicants – January 2018

CES Rehabilitation of Offenders Disclosure Form – September 2018

CES Model Recruitment Monitoring Information Form – September 2018


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Thursday 21st June

Lots of coins can go a long way. Your spare change can make a big difference to our climbing frame appeal.

In the spirit of the World Cup, our GOAL is to line up all our spare coins, from every child in the school, along the football pitch in the playground. We are sure with all your loose change we will be ONSIDE to secure the ultimate TROPHY of a Brand New Climbing Frame.

Can each child bring their coins in a named bag to school next Thursday (or before and leave in the school office). If you have a lot of coins weighing you down then let the office take the burden from you and larger donations can be left with them. It would be fantastic to cover the playground in coins and have every child feel that they have contributed to the new climbing frame.

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Summer Fair 2018 – Sunday 24th June 12:00 to 15:00

Come along to the Summer fair!

For details please read the poster below…

PTA Summer Fair 2018 Poster – May 2018

see you there!

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The Summer lunch menu is here …

Please see the summer menu by following the link below

OCC Three Week Menu – A3 – June 2018


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PTA Summer Festival details

Please read the poster below for details of the PTA summer festival …

Summer Festival June 2018 – 30 April 2018

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A Comedy of Errors- Ash class does Shakespeare ! Thursday 15th March 2.15 pm

Ash class have shown great ability  acting out an adapted version of this Shakespearian comedy led by Jess Braviner from the Creation Theatre – funded by the PTA.

It is very clever and entertaining. Please come to the performance on Thursday 15th March at 2.15pm in the School Hall.

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