Dear Parents & Carers,
We wish all students & families warm wishes over this festive
period. Please find key dates and information for the end of term and the start
of our new term in January 2019.
From all the staff at
New River College…..
Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year!
Important news & dates
Wednesday 12– Christmas Lunch. th December Thursday 13 – Christmas jumper day. th December Friday 14 – Mars Class trip to see Horrible Christmas th December Tuesday 18 – Craft & Go! Please join your child in making Christmas decorations – 1pm ( th December Please see your child’s class teacher for more information). Wednesday 19 – Join us & the local community in singing Christmas carols by LED light. th December at 4pm Thursday 20 – NRC Christmas assembly. th December at 1pm Friday 21 last day of term – school finishes at 12.10PM. Your child is welcome to bring in a board game to play with their friends. st December Tuesday January 8 – back to school for structured conversations – th (Please see your child’s teacher to book a time). Wednesday January 9 – th Welcome back! Students first full day back to school
We are pleased to announce that following the two-day inspection we had on 7th and 8th November, we can now publish the positive
report about our school.
Staff across the two sites of Secondary New River College has been working hard to bring the improvements shown on this report.
Senior Leadership Team and Governing Body wish to thank staff across all sites, as well as parents and, of course, to our wonderful pupils.
We are hopeful that good things will keep coming!
New River New Start.
Wear your Christmas jumper on Thursday the 13 th of December 2018
Festive wishes from all the team at NRC Primary PRU!
New River Primary invites you to join us for Christmas carol singing by LED light on Wednesday 19 th December 2018 at 4pm – 4.30pm
We welcome you to enjoy some hot chocolate & mince pies with us!
Merry Christmas from all New River College Primary students & staff!
Cloudesley Square, N1 0HN 0207 504 0534 – Option 1
We are delighted to report that, following the recent inspection, Ofsted have judged NRC Primary as ‘Good’, therefore maintaining the grade that was awarded to the school at the previous inspection.
This outcome shows the fantastic level of progress at NRC Primary and highlights the hard work and dedication of all our staff and pupils. Well done to the whole team.
You can read further details of Ofsted’s findings by clicking
This year the staff at Elthorne Road have been working with pupils to produce newsletters for parents, carers, and anyone keen to find out more about the great things that have been taking place at our Key Stage 3 site.
Future editions of the newsletter will be posted here. You can access back copies by clicking the links below:
New River College Primary will be celebrating World Book Day this Thursday 1st March 2018.
There will be activities for the children, including dressing up, based on their favourite books. We are also inviting parents and carers to come and talk in assembly about the books that have inspired them.
The schedule for the day is as follows:
09.15 – Reading with Parents/Carers
10.00 – World Book Day Assembly
10.30 – Carousel activities across four classrooms
We hope to see many of our parents and carers on Thursday for what will be a fun filled morning.
Students at New River College will be making the news this Spring. Please return to this page in March to see what they have created.
You are invited to join us to our
LEXIA reading programme workshop here at NRC Primary.
This is an online reading scheme which can be accessed at school as well as at home.
You would have received a letter and log in details just before Christmas so this is a chance to familiarise yourself with how it all works.
We are always committed to supporting you to support your child’s learning.
When: Friday 19 th January 2018
Where: NRC Primary, Cloudesley Square, Islington, London, N1 0HN.
Refreshments will be provided
It will be great to see you all!!
Jo-anne Lee, Inclusion Officer, New River College
NRC Primary will be celebrating Christmas Jumper Day on the 13
th of December and we will also be having our annual Christmas lunch that day.
We would appreciate a donation of £1 for this charity event and all proceeds will go directly to the Save the Children charity.
We will also be holding our:
‘End of Term Christmas Show’
Wednesday 20th December 2017
The show starts at 1.30pm and finishes at 2.30pm you will then be able to take your child home.
Seasons Greetings to you all & Thank You
New River College Primary