Parent/Carer Newsletter 17th October

Show Racism the Red Card – Wear Red Day Friday 19th October

We are supporting ‘Show Racism the Red Card’ this Friday by wearing red for a donation of £1.

Halloween Disco

Cwmffrwdoer PTA are holding a Halloween Disco next Tuesday 23rd October. Children can come in fancy dress if they wish.

  • The Foundation Phase disco will start immediately after school until 4:15pm and KS2 disco is from 4:30pm until 5:45pm.
  • Foundation Phase pupils can bring their costumes in a bag and staff will help them change.
  • £3 entry which includes a drink and snack bag.
  • There will be extra drinks, snacks, glow sticks and tattoos available to buy.
  • Children can have their photos taken in a special Halloween photo frame.

Music tuition in school

We are pleased to offer individual music lessons through Gwent Music. Music education is known to have many benefits in term of positive impact on children’s education and wellbeing.

The cost is 3 termly payments of £65 for 34 lessons over the school year.

Please note that school does not handle booking and payment. This needs to be completed through the Gwent Music Portal at

Harvest Donations

Our harvest service for pupils and staff only will take place in Ebenezeer Chapel next Thursday. We will be collecting donations of food which will then be donated to the Eastern Valley Foodbank in Pontypool.

Donations of the following items will be much appreciated:

Milk (UHT or powdered)                           Sugar

      Fruit Juice (carton)                                  Soup

      Pasta sauces                                            Tinned vegetables

      Sponge pudding (tinned)                           Tomatoes (tinned)

      Cereal                                                       Rice Pudding (tinned)

      Coffee                                                      Instant mash potato

      Rice/pasta                                                Tinned meat/fish

      Tinned fruit                                              Jam

      Biscuits or snack bars