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Sports Day Winners

A hot and sticky Sports Day for 2017 with everyone working incredibly hard for their house teams. The scores fro each key stage are shown below with the overall winners at the bottom of this page.

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It’s hot!

It’s predicted to be hot in the last few days before the holiday; Please send children with sun hats and apply sun cream before the start of school (we can’t apply sun cream in school, so we recommend a long lasting cream). Let’s enjoy the nice weather safely while we have it, we’ll be hunting for shade during break and lunch times! For sports

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House winners!

Emerald win for the second time in a row with a massive 864 points! Second place was a close fought battle with just 14 points covering Turquoise, Garnet and Amethyst. Amethyst just managed to keep their second place on the podium for the second time in a row. Can they make that final step up next time? Full points breakdown can be seen on

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Technology @ HPS

It’s our Technology @ HPS day today – Parents can arrive from 1.20pm to spend some time with their children in class using our different technologies and then from 2pm we have a vital talk from an E2BN expert on the digital dangers our children face and what you can do to protect them. If you can’t make it for the class time, you

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Office closure

Due to staff training our school office will be closing early at 3.25 today. After school clubs will be running as normal and children can be collected from class as normal.

E-Safety Creche

Our internet Safety session on Tuesday 23rd has vital information for parents in our digital world – to make sure as many parents can attend on Tuesday as possible we’ll be hosting a free creche to look after any little ones on the day (the content of the talk is not suited to pre-school children). This session is part of our Technology @ HPS

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Please be aware- We have been informed of two recent incidents where children have been approached by an unknown man whilst playing at the Riverside Park. The Police have been informed. A reminder that the E-safety Information session for parents is running at school next Tuesday 23 May: arrive for 1.20 to see technology in classes. 2.00pm to hear the presentation. Please do try

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Does your child play games online? Use Youtube, Facebook, Whatsapp, Kik, Instagram or Foursquare? Do they have a mobile phone? How about Grand Theft Auto or Call of Duty? Not sure what some of those are? On Tuesday 23rd, as part of our Technology @ HPS day we have an expert coming in from the East of England Broadband Network to give a talk

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Seesaw Parents

Ever wondered what your child gets up to at school? You might remember we mentioned Seesaw a little while ago. Seesaw is a fantastic tool that we’ve been using in school to record children’s work, collate photo’s and videos of their learning and keep our work organised in a digital portfolio. We have over seven thousand items in Seesaw right now! On Tuesday 23rd

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Extra Money!

Get Thousands for HPS: If your child has a school meal on Thursday 18th the government will give HPS thousands of pounds in extra funding. Last year it was in the order of £80,000! Even if you don’t usually order school meals, please have one on Thursday to help us earn more funding that can be spent on your child’s learning. You can return

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