2 Welcome Year 2 team: Mrs V Morris (Year Leader) Miss A Kelly Miss S AliMiss H Spittles (TA)Miss E Gibson (TA)Mrs I Naheed (TA)Mrs K Gurney (TA)Mrs K Andrews (TA)
3 Chepping View National Support school Staff working in other schools Visitors from other schoolsInternational visitsFunding Chepping View school improvementsChepping View extended management team
4 Chepping View management structure Mr.Millington- executive principalMrs.Melero-Smith- principal (day-to-day running of the school)Mrs.Frantom- Vice principalMrs.Morris, Miss.Mirza, Mrs.Elliott and Mrs.Tayler- Assistant vice principals (day-to-day running of phase groups)Year Leaders
5 AttendanceAbsences – Please inform school either by telephone or letterLate arrivals – time will be noted and a record is keptPlease keep absences to a minimum.
6 Attendance Please avoid booking holidays during term-time 95% attendance is the national average- (10 school days)Recorded on end of year reportsTracked by the educational welfare officer- high absence levels in a half-term period, persistent absence.
7 Afternoon routineY2 children can be collected by older Chepping View siblings/cousinsParental permission to go to FS/Y1
8 Parking No cars on site except staff Considerate of our local community- parking across driveways, in private roads (Verney Ave)
9 Uniform Please name everything inc. shoes Correct colours- blue, black, grey or whiteShoes not bootsCorrect PE kit including plimsolls and socks. Vests. Sent home for washing each half termJewellery – please no jewellery at Key Stage 1 including earringsWatches
10 FoodLunch - Please no fizzy drinks and only one chocolate bar/biscuit/cake, no sweets, boxes are not refridgeratedWater bottles in class (no juice, no flavours- ants!) – clearly labelledJuice drinks or flavoured water etc for lunch boxes.
11 Medication No unsupervised medication in school Medical conditions- antibioticsBox and labelParents must fill in a form before the medicine can be givenCheck the expiry datesParental responsibilityHead lice
12 Behaviour Assertive Discipline Smiley Face Chart Recorded in class bookParents will be kept informed
13 Year 2 Curriculum Maths English Phonics numbers up to 100adding and taking away 2 digit with 1digit2 and 10 times tablesolving simple word problemsEnglishreading common wordsspelling common words accuratelywriting clear sentencesusing interesting wordsneat handwriting, starting to joinPhonicsspelling and reading small words
14 Year 2 Curriculum Science ICT PE Studying different religions Topic Autumn topics : Transport and Journeys, Big Events
15 Homework & supporting your child at home Reading with an adult – 10 minutes a day, any book (books changed once a week) May get two books as we get to know the children.New reading book system
16 Reading- book banding NEW READING SYSTEM Matches comprehension ability as well as reading abilityDoes not follow the ORT stages all the time.
17 Homework & supporting your child at home Reading with an adult – 10 minutes a day, any book (books changed once a week)Maths- written homework every 2 weeks plus number bonds, counting, basic tables, moneyHandwriting- please supervise, use pencilOther homeworkCutting practice
18 EsafetyESAFETYAt school children are protected from inappropriate websites which are automatically blocked.Their internet use is closely monitored.They are taught never to reveal their usernames or passwords for any sites used at school.
19 Assessment Certificates National tests- Spring term Teacher assessment is reported at the end of the year
20 School TripsMop End Environmental Study Centre- visited twice, usually about £12
21 Our AimsWe aim to give your child every chance of success by working in partnership with youWe are here to help- appointmentsCommunication – newsletters, Choodle, Facebook (Chepping View Primary Academy Official Page), Twitter View) and texting.Important to keep contact details up-to-date
22 Thank you for listening! Data sheets- please sign and leave them with us before you go.Volunteers to help in school would be welcome!