Holy Trinity Newsletter


Dear Parents and Carers,


I can’t believe how the half term is whizzing by, at this rate it’ll be Christmas before we know it! Our fabulous PTA committee have already started to plan for our wonderful Christmas Fair, please do chip in and offer them your help and support. Many thanks, Mrs Cox


Important Information


Absence. If your child is off school please notify the office by 9.30am. If we don’t hear from you the absence will be recorded as unauthorised.


Parent/teacher meetings. Please ensure that you have booked your slot for parent/teacher meetings through Parentmail.


Individual and sibling photographs will be taken on Thursday and Friday of this week.


The head teacher from Richmond Park Academy (Mr Paul Mundy Castle) is coming to Holy Trinity on Thursday 19th Oct to give a presentation to parents. This will be in the hall and will start at 2.30pm. Everyone is welcome but it will especially relevant to parents with children in year 6 and year 5.


Coffee morning and information session with our Educational Psychologist. All parents and carers are welcome to attend this session on, 'Transitions from home to school and from school to home each day for children with ASD and sensory processing difficulties' This will be particularly useful if your child has anxiety around change or if they have tendencies characteristic of ASD. The session will take place in the hall at 9.15am on Wednesday 18th October.


Dominica Collection please bring in your donations and leave them in the entrance to the school. The last day for donations is this Friday, the 13th.


Chaplain's Corner: Here is an ancient prayer that you may want to pray with your children. It is known as St.Patrick's Breastplate: "Christ be with me, Christ within me, Christ behind me, Christ before me, Christ beside me, Christ to win me, Christ to comfort and restore me. Christ beneath me, Christ above me, Christ in quiet, Christ in danger, Christ in hearts of all that love me, Christ in mouth of friend and stranger


Community News Who Let the Dads Out? This Saturday at Holy Trinity Church from 9.30am – 11.30am. All dads and male carers welcome with children aged from 1 – 8 yrs. £3 per family. Bacon sandwich and coffee for the grown-ups: bouncy castles, toys, craft and refreshments for the children.  Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.


Do you feel overwhelmed by your child's online activity or perhaps resigned to it? Do you feel it's hard to stay on top of it all - because it changes so fast? Or perhaps you feel you lack the strategies to implement healthy boundaries in this area? If this is true - this event is for you.....! Come join us! You are warmly invited to join us for our next Parenting Talk, taking place on Tuesday 28th November at 8.00pm (doors open at 7.45pm) at Holy Trinity Church, Sheen Park, Richmond TW9 1UP. Tickets are £5.00 (plus booking fee) and all proceeds go to the LVA Trust.  Buy your ticket here / or paste this link into your browser: LVA Trust Co-Founder - Kayleigh Butler, will be talking on the subject "Healthy Relationships in a Digital World" - helping our children develop good self-esteem and online emotional intelligence covering the topics of bullying, pornography and sending nudes. Kayleigh will provide parents and carers with helpful guidelines, tools and strategies to empower them to engage with their children and help them navigate the online world safely. The talk will be followed by a Q&A session. The talk is particularly aimed at parents who have children in the late stages of Primary school or early years of Secondary school.  Please spread the word and invite your family and friends - everyone is welcome! We look forward to seeing you on the night. LVA Trust is a local charity (registered charity number 1169505) that provides Relationship & Sex Education (RSE) that teaches young people about good self-esteem, healthy relationships and positive sexual health in the Richmond borough. Our core belief is that we are all loved, valued and able (LVA). For more information about our work visit


Congratulations. Junior certificates were awarded to: Adem, Liva, Caleb M, Florrie, Sam C., Joanit, Elicia, Sam U., Kate, Azuri, Henry, Amalka, Dana, Damian, Wiki, Alexander, Daria and Elliot. Infant sticker charts: Anthony, Lina, Sienna, Eden Rose, Ella, Danielle, Mara, Zachary, Noah, Julia, Luca, Stanley, Eli, Josef, Lilly, Rose, Luka, Isa WR., Lottie, Oliver, Caleb, Isla, Nancy, Louis and Toby


Seal Class had the best attendance.                                                                        Wren won the team points cup.










PE Kit reminder – Children should be wearing their school PE top, blue shorts or blue tracksuit bottoms and black trainers or plimsolls. They can wear their school sweat shirt or cardigan for warmth.







Important dates




12th      Individual Photos


13th      Sibling Photos


17th      Parents’ Evening


18th      Boys’ Football Match


19th      Museum of London Visiting year 2, Parents’ Evening


            RPA head teacher talk PM


20th      Break up


31st      Year 3 Forest school day




2nd       Year 4 to London Zoo


3rd        Year 2 Forest School


            Phonics drop in morning Owl Class


            3 and 4 Basketball tournament at Christ AM


9th        Year 5/6 Basketball Christ School


            Girls’ Football Match v Orleans


10th      Panther Class Assembly


            Year 1 Space Day


            Book fair


13th      Boy’s football match


            Book fair


15th      Year 3 to Buster farm


            Book fair


17th      Otter Class Assembly


            Children in need day


20th      Netball Match V St Elizabeth (home)


24th      Netball Match v Kew Riverside (home)


29th      Reception – Year 4 Flu Immunisations


            Tag Rugby V Queen’s (home)


30th      Tag Rugby V East Sheen Primary (away)




1st        Jaguar Class Assembly


2nd       Christmas Fair


4th        Drop in phonics morning Owl Class


6th        Tag Rugby @ Christ School


11th      Am Nativity performance- Dress Rehearsal to 3 and 4


12th      PM Nativity Performance Dress Rehearsal to 5/6


13th      Nativity Performance AM


14th      Nativity performance PM


18th      Evening Carol concert juniors


19th      Christmas Lunch


20th      End of Term   2.15pm


            Church Service


H.T newspaper


Governor Meetings

Governor Meetings

The full governing body (FGB) meetings this academic year are being held as follows;

Monday 2nd October 2017 at 6.30pm

Monday 27th November 2017 at 6.30pm

Monday 5th February 2018 at 6.30pm

Monday 26th March 2018 at 6.30pm

Monday 14th May 2018 at 6.30pm

Monday 25th June 2018 at 6.30pm

If you would like to attend a FGB meeting as an observer, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. the Chair; Mrs Gerry Stride 
(This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) with your request at least 2 weeks in advance of the meeting, giving your reason for wanting to attend. We will let you know if it's appropriate to attend. All minutes are available on the website.

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