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Thorp Christmas fair is Saturday 2nd December 10:00am-midday, and we are busy with all the arrangements. There was a letter sent out on 15th November, and a copy of it can be found here

For the non-uniform day on the 24th November we are asking for chocolate donations, and the non uniform day on 1st December is for bottle donations.

Individual and family photographs will be taken on Wednesday 22nd of November. 

Christmas dinner will be on Thursday 14th December. If your child normally has a packed lunch and would like a Christmas dinner please fill in and return the slip on the letter sent out on 14th November. The deadline is 20th November. A copy of the letter can be found here

School Breaks up for the Christmas holiday on Friday 15th December at 3:20pm. Children return to school on Wednesday 3rd January 2018.

Please note that the next Cross Country Event at Chadderton Park is now Saturday 25th November. The race on 11th November has been postponed for safety reasons due to the state of the park.

Applications for Nursery are available from the school office. If you are interested in participating in a consultation in the school changing our admissions policy for nursery from 1 intake in September to 3 throughout the year, please complete the survey at nursery consultation

If you are applying for a place in reception for the 2018/19 year, you need to do so online via the council website, not school. the deadline for applications is 15th January 2018, and families will receive the offer of their place on 14th April 2018.

If you have a child eligible to start nursery or reception in September 2018, We have 1 more EYFS open session this academic year for parents to come and have a look around and a chat with our EYFS  leader. The next date is Friday 5th January 2018 10.00 – 11.00 am. 

If your child is in Year 6 you will receive the offer of their place on 1st March 2018. Further information is on the Oldham LA website  

Please can all children from year 1 to year 6 have a water-bottle in school everyday.

Please check out the ‘Friends of Thorp’ facebook page, www.facebook.com/friendsofthorpschool/