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  • Newsletter Summer Term Issue 1 21st May 2018
    Drama Production It seems a long time ago now but on Thursday 29th March our drama club held their annual performance. This year it was ‘Durand does Disney’. The performance was, once again, fantastic and we were very proud of all our pupils who took part in this production. A HUGE THANK YOU to Miss […]
  • Class Attendance Results Week Ending 11th May 18th May 2018
  • Class Attendance Results Week Ending 4th May 15th May 2018
  • Sports Day 2018 8th May 2018
    Tuesday 8th May 2018   Dear Parents / Annwyl Rhieni,  Sports Day  Weather permitting our sports day for pupils in Reception up to Year 6 will be held next week, on Wednesday 16th May, with field events during the morning and track events during the afternoon. Parents are invited to join us for the afternoon […]
  • New Parent Carer Survey 4th May 2018
    Please could all of our Reception Parents complete the questionnaire accessed via the link below by Friday 25th May 2018. https://qdpservices.co.uk/OnlineQuestionnaire.aspx?code=7715-22713-19966775 We will be using the data collected to improve our service going forward for all new parents. Many thanks for your help with this.    
  • Class Attendance Results Week Ending 27th April 4th May 2018
  • Drama Trip News 27th April 2018
    Just a reminder that Monday is the final deadline for trip money. The outstanding balance is £8.50, please ensure meal orders are in by Monday also. On the day of the trip children are to wear their Durand does Disney t-shirts and jeans/leggings to school. Sensible shoes and a coat will needed. We will be […]
  • Egg-citing news 23rd April 2018
    Egg-citing news!! I have been to The Cosy Hen Company in Usk this evening and collect 20 fertilised eggs from Farmer Pete. We have a selection of varieties, so we now just have to wait and see.
  • Slapped Cheek Syndrome 18th April 2018
    Please see the link below for Slapped Cheek Syndrome Thank you   https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/slapped-cheek-syndrome/  
  • New Summer Menu 15th April 2018
    Dinner Menu Week 1: Commencing 16th April � 8th May � 4th June  � 25th June � 16th July � 10th September * 1st October * 22nd October Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Homemade Hawaiian Pizza Homemade Cheese & Tomato Pizza (v)   ************** Jacket Potato with various fillings   Spanish Chicken Rice, Sweetcorn & Garlic Bread       OR Ravioli, Cheesy Mash Potato & Sweetcorn Savoury Rice & […]
  • Newsletter Sprimg Term Issue 3 29th March 2018
    Easter Break Just to remind you that we break up today for the Easter Holiday. We return to school on Monday 16th April. Estyn Inspection The report from our Inspection in January has now been published and is available on the Estyn website. There are many positives within the report and I can assure you that […]
  • Class Attendance Results Week Ending March 16th 27th March 2018
  • SCARLETT FEVER 26th March 2018
    Our ref: RS/mt    To:       Pre-school nurseries             Primary and secondary schools             Local authority education departments (Health and Safety)   21 March 2018   Dear Parents / carers,   Re:      Increase in scarlet fever notifications 2018   We are writing to inform you of a recent increase in notifications of scarlet fever to […]
  • Gateway Rugby Challenge Cup Winners! 26th March 2018
    CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR RUGBY TEAM! Our team won the Tata Steele Phil James memorial Challenge Cup at Rodney Parade on the evening of Friday 23rd March.
  • Governing Body Annual Report to Parents 23rd March 2018
         “Learning Together, Achieving Together Dysgu Gyda’n Gilydd, Cyflawni Gyda’n Gilydd”   ANNUAL GOVERNORS SUMMARY REPORT FOR PARENTS   YEAR 2016/17   Durand Primary School Alianore Road, Caldicot NP26 5DF Telephone: (01291) 422296 Email: durandprimary@monmouthshire.gov.uk Website: www.durand.wales   Chair of Governors - County Councillor Jim Higginson Headteacher - Mrs Allison Waters   _______________________________________________________________________________________  Friday […]
  • Cake Sale 21st March 2018
    We have thoroughly enjoyed our topic of 'Supermarkets' this half term. We have learnt many skills especially with money and researching products.                                                            Today we have investigated chocolate chip […]
  • Headteacher Secondment 16th March 2018
     Friday 16th March 2018   Dear Parents/ Annwyl Rhieni,   Headteacher Secondment   I wish to inform parents / carers that my Secondment for two days each week to the Local Authority will be finishing at the end of the Spring term. As a result of this I will be returning to my full time […]
  • Weekly Class Attendance 9th March 16th March 2018
  • Drama Costumes 15th March 2018
    All children will need to bring in black leggings by Monday 19th March. Please have these in a bag labelled with your child's name. Drama photos will be taken on this day. Their t-shirts have now been printed and are in school. Thank you
  • Drama news 12th March 2018
    Drama will now finish at the later time of 5pm on Thursdays, this will give the children time to have full run through's leading up to their performance.   Thank you