Newsletter 12th April 2024

Dear Families, Welcome back after the Easter holidays and welcome to our Nursery children who have settled in to Sand Hutton like they have always been there! First of all, I have some wonderful news. Mrs Madge is happy for me to share that she is expecting a baby!...

Newsletter 15th March 2024

Dear Families, It has been a very busy week in our schools this week and we have hosted the first of our Parents’ Evenings at Sand Hutton. As promised, though a little later than suggested, I have included some photos of recent events on a separate letter. These are...

Newsletter 8th March 2024

Dear Families, I hope that you have had as enjoyable a week as we have in both our schools this week. Reading hasbeen a focus in both our schools, not just because of World Book Day but just because we LOVE it!We were all so impressed at the homework which was...

Newsletter 1st March 2024

Dear Families, I am writing before the return of our lucky rugby ‘fans’ who have had the opportunity to see the England Men’s team train. Even though they are not back, I know that they are having a super time! Thank you Mr Squires for your major role in securing...

Newsletter 23rd February 2024

Dear Families, We hope that you have had a lovely week! Our children have been working really hard in all our classes. We were also happy to celebrate our children at home and at school in Sharing Assembly at Warthill this morning. Thank you for joining us if you were...

Newsletter 9th February 2024

Dear Families, What a lovely week we have all had looking after our mental health. Thank you so much children for the many different ways you have made a difference with your various and generous acts of kindness. Individuals and communities have benefited from your...

Catering Assistant, Cleaning Assistant and Caretaker

Catering Assistant, Cleaning Assistant and Caretaker - Sand Hutton and Warthill CE Primary Schools, York Grade AB/CD Contract Type: Permanent, term time only Hours/Working Pattern: 20.75 hours per week (Catering – 11.25 hpw, Cleaning – 6hpw and Caretaking – 3.5 hpw)...

2nd February 2024

Dear Families, I hope you have had a good week. Both our schools have been busy places as usual and in looking ahead to the week before half term I can see more busy fun to come. Next week it is Children’s Mental Health Week and there will be a focus on this across...

26th January 2024

Dear Families, Happily, both our schools have remained unscathed in the high winds with only a tiny tile casualty at Sand Hutton which has been fixed. It seems we can look forward to a pleasant weekend weather wise. Following a Sand Hutton PTA meeting last night there...

Newsletters

12th January 2024 and Spring Menu

Dear Families, Happy New Year and Welcome Back to the Spring Term!   We are very pleased to welcome back Mrs Madge. I know that the children have been excited to see her back in their classroom. I would also like to make you aware of students we are supporting in...

22nd December 2023

Dear Families, We have made it to the end of a very long Autumn Term. Happy Christmas to you all! We have had a lovely week and our schools have been very Christmassy! This week it was the turn of Warthill pupils to share their nativity. Fireside Nativity was entirely...

15th December 2023

Dear Families, This week has been very Christmassy with the first of our Nativities at Sand Hutton. The two productions of Whoops-a-Daisy Angel were magical. The whole school together in song. We also featured the Steel Pans with Mrs Naylor playing for the evening...

1st December 2023

Dear Families,I hope you have enjoyed the snow this week and haven’t been too adversely affected.There are some key bits of information to share with you today. Firstly, we are really sad to say thattoday has been Heidi Hall’s last day in our kitchen. We know she is...

17th November 2023

Dear Families, Firstly, thank you to anyone who sent in donations for Children in Need. The day is looking colourful and exciting! Today has been sharing assembly at Warthill and we have enjoyed celebrating successes and awarding Corinthian medals. Thank you for...

Absence Impact Letter

Dear Parents, I am sending a separate letter regarding attendance/absence. I think this serves as a useful reminder and I am sure you will remember having received something similar before. Currently, there are a number of children in both schools whose attendance I...

11th November 2023

Dear Families, Welcome Back! I hope you all enjoyed a fun filled half term break. The children were full of stories about their Halloween and Bonfire Night celebrations so it certainly sounds like it. We are glad to have everyone return to us after the holiday safe...

27th October 2023

Dear Families, Happy Half Term Everyone! I think it has been a long half term and everyone, mostly the children, is ready for it! As it was Harvest in both our schools this week and Harvest is about giving thanks and showing appreciation, I thought it was vital for me...

13th October 2023

Dear Families,  It has been a quiet week in our schools this week although we have enjoyed a lovely sharing assembly at Warthill this morning. As well as being able to hand our medals to our Corinthian Ambassadors, we were treated to a violin recital by Elsie. Well...

6th October 2023

Dear Families, I hope that you have had a lovely week. We have been busy again in both our schools and are well into the swing of the Autumn Term. In Class 3 at Sand Hutton the children are incredibly excited that he author of the book they are studying has replied to...