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Autumn 2021 newsletter

- Tuesday 05 October, 2021
Please see our Newsletter for the autumn. A couple of details have been updated since the origin...


Harvest Invite

- Tuesday 05 October, 2021
Please see our invitation for parents to join our Harvest celebration


Party and Sports day 16 July 2021

- Thursday 08 July, 2021
Please see the invitation for our sports and party

News, Notices & Events

Autumn 2021 newsletter

Posted: Tuesday 05 October, 2021
Please see our Newsletter for the autumn. A couple of details have been updated since the original newsletter was sent out. Harvest date is 7th October and we have now booked the photographer will be in on Thursday 21 Ocotber

Harvest Invite

Posted: Tuesday 05 October, 2021
Please see our invitation for parents to join our Harvest celebration

Party and Sports day 16 July 2021

Posted: Thursday 08 July, 2021
Please see the invitation for our sports and party

SUMMER 2021 NEWSLETTER

Posted: Monday 24 May, 2021
Please see our newsletter for updates, news and forward plans

Term dates

Posted: Thursday 13 May, 2021
Dates for summer 2021 term

Spring 2021 Newsletter

Posted: Thursday 11 February, 2021
Please have a look at our latest newsletter.

Government Lockdown Poster January 2021

Posted: Wednesday 06 January, 2021
Please see the ´stay at home´ poster issued by the Government giving details of January 2021 lockdown rules

January 2021 Covid arrangements

Posted: Wednesday 06 January, 2021
Please see the letter detailing the start of Spring 2021 arrangements due to Tire 4 lockdown for Hertsmere

NATIVITY and PARTY reminder

Posted: Tuesday 15 December, 2020
Last minute reminder of events on our last day of term

December 2020 Newsletter

Posted: Wednesday 02 December, 2020
Please open the newsletter for our latest information.


  
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Letter to Santa

Posted: Saturday 21 November, 2020
The children will, over the next couple of weeks, be writing a list to Father Christmas with the help of their keyworker. They will post their own letter when we go for a walk to find the nearest letterbox. The letters requesting permission for us to share your address with the post office so Santa can write back to your child, has been sent home with every child. Please return the slip confirming your agreement - or not, your confirmation of address. You can chose for his reply to come to the playgroup address!

Annual Stakeholders Meeting

Posted: Wednesday 11 November, 2020
We would like to invite you to our annual meeting which this year will be via ZOOM. Please read the letter for more information

Newsletter Autumn 2020

Posted: Tuesday 06 October, 2020
Please see our latest newsletter for information about healthy lunch boxes, dates for the year and links to various useful sites


  
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New Snack arrangements

Posted: Monday 07 September, 2020
To avoid cross contamination we ask that all families provide snack for their child each day. See letter for details

Procedures due to Covid, September 2020

Posted: Monday 07 September, 2020
This letter has been sent to all current parents, explaining the additional precautions we are putting in place due to Covid19


  
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Newsletter for end of Summer 2020 Term

Posted: Wednesday 15 July, 2020
Please have a look at our most recent newsletter for information about how we have been doing over the last 4 weeks while we have been open. There is also a section with term dates as we know them up to the end of 2021


  
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End of term Reports

Posted: Wednesday 08 July, 2020
All the keyworkers have as usual at the end of term, written reports for all the children. In order for you to collect your report and Journal, if your child is leaving us, we are contacting parents with details or their time to collect on Wednesday 14 July


  
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BUBBLE PARTY

Posted: Wednesday 08 July, 2020
For those children who have been attending these last weeks, we will be having parties in our bubble groups on Thursday 16th July 2020. Please see file for more details


  
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WE ARE OPEN

Posted: Sunday 21 June, 2020
We are looking forward to seeing some of the older children back at St John´s Nursery Playgroup from Monday 22 June. We have been really busy getting the playgroup ready. Everything has been cleaned, the layout of the Rainbow Room has been changed to allow for social distancing between the different groups of children. The garden has been divided into to areas so as many children can be outside as possible, while still maintaining a safe distance. Mrs Dean has produced a video with the new indoor areas and another will follow showing our garden. Please see our Facebook page for the video

Reopening of playgroup 22 June 2020

Posted: Tuesday 02 June, 2020
Please see the attached letter which is being sent to those parents who have asked for their children to return from 22 June 2020. A text message was sent to all families before the half term. Please text us if you have not received this message relating to reopening. As some mobile numbers were out of date, we may not have reached everyone. We hope this provides assurance that we are doing our very best to keep the children, their parents and the staff team as safe as we can. We look forward to seeing many of you from 22 June


  
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Coronavirus

Posted: Tuesday 17 March, 2020
Please see the attached letter for our latest news in relation to Coronavirus. All current families will also have received a personal named copy


  
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Spring 2020 Newsletter

Posted: Tuesday 04 February, 2020
Please see our newsletter for the Spring 2020 term for details of our current theme, important dates, research, funding etc

NATIVITY WEDNESDAY 18 DECEMBER 2019

Posted: Tuesday 17 December, 2019
Remember it is our Nativity Service in St john´s Methodist Church on Wednesday 18 December 2019. Please make sure your children are in by 10.40, when you can have refreshments and get ready for this lovely event which will start with pictures on the screen from 11.00. Please invite family and friends to join us.

November 2019 Newsletter

Posted: Monday 18 November, 2019
Please see our newsletter for information on our Nativity, Christmas Party, sessions for Spring term and general updates

Playgroups Annual Stakeholders Meeting -

Posted: Monday 14 October, 2019
Please see our invitation to our Annual Stakeholders Meeting taking place on Friday 28th November 2019, from 12.15 at our St John´s Nursery Playgroup based within Oakmere School

Photographer visit

Posted: Monday 14 October, 2019
Please see the notice regarding a visit from Brett Lenman who will be taking photos of the children 8.15-10.45 on TUESDAY 22nd October 2019

HARVEST FESTIVAL

Posted: Tuesday 01 October, 2019
We look forward to seeing lots of you at the Harvest Festival. Friends and family are very welcome to join us

September 2019 Newsletter

Posted: Tuesday 01 October, 2019


  
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Thurs 18th PICNIC

Posted: Thursday 18 July, 2019
Picnic today will be at St John’s due to rain. Please bring you picnic and we will have it indoors

Summer Picnic GOSH Fundraising Event

Posted: Wednesday 19 June, 2019
Please see the final newsletter for this term detailing the Summer picnic, GOSH fund raising event and other news.

Potters Bar Carnival 9th June 2019

Posted: Tuesday 21 May, 2019
Please see attached newsletter with everything you need to know about this years Carnival on 9th June.

May 2019 Newsletter

Posted: Thursday 16 May, 2019
Attached is our summer newsletter outlining the topics of focus including important dates for your diary.

Happy Easter Holidays!

Posted: Saturday 06 April, 2019
Wishing all the children and families a very happy Easter break and celebrations. We will be back on Wednesday 24th April, the usual times apply.

Spring 2019 Newsletter

Posted: Tuesday 12 February, 2019
Please see attached our Spring 2019 newsletter

Parents Comments

Posted: Wednesday 08 August, 2018
We have added lots of comments and feedback from parents at the end of the Summer 2018 term. To view, go to ´Parents Comments´ from the Home page.

Privacy Notice 2018

Posted: Sunday 22 July, 2018
Please see attached.

Measles Information Leaflet

Posted: Wednesday 14 February, 2018
As referenced in our Spring 2018 newsletter, please see the attached leaflet regarding Measles.

30 hours - Childcare Choices

Posted: Monday 18 September, 2017
St John´s is offering the 30 hours free childcare for 3 and 4 year old children who are eligible to receive the funding. Please see the attached information sheet for full details.

Childcare Choices

Posted: Thursday 30 March, 2017
The government is introducing new childcare payment choices. Please see attached letter for further information.

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