6 April 2018

News book

Reception Ash - Your child has brought home a ‘News Book’. Please spend 10-15 minutes helping them to fill in a page or two with some exciting ‘news’ from over the Easter holiday. We are encouraging the children to write simple sentences and they will then be able to share their news with the…

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5 April 2018


Reception will be doing PE on a Thursday afternoon and will need to bring in a PE kit after the holidays. When the children move to Year 1, they will need to have the school PE kit with the Dowson logo.  In Reception we are giving parents a choice of buying the Dowson logo PE kit (which can then…

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29 March 2018

Exhibition Day

A HUGE Thank you to everyone who attended the Reception Exhibition Day.

We had lots of fun showing you all the amazing work your children have done.

Can you spot yourselves in the photos?

Reception staff would also like to wish you all a safe and Happy Easter.

We look forward to seeing…

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22 March 2018

Stars of the Week - 22.03.2018

WOW! The stars have certainly been shining again this week.

In the presentation parade showing everyone in assembly their amazing work was, Zahra and Jac.

Olivia and Holly were chosen to go on Captain’s table.

Stars of the Week were Leah and Oliver.

Silvers were presented to Charlie,…

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22 March 2018

Sports Relief

Tomorrow is a dress down day in aid of ‘Sports Relief’, children are welcome to come dressed in their own clothes

Please ensure clothing is suitable for outdoor play as Reception will be welly walking in the afternoon.

Thank you!

Letters regarding Reception’s Spring Exhibition have…

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18 March 2018

Reception Cake Sale

A huge thank you for all your support with the Reception Bake Sale, we raised a total of £196.50.

The winner of the raffle is…

Zayne Coulthard.

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15 March 2018

Stars of the Week - 15.03.2018

This week our Stars of the Week are Olivia and Charlie.

Emma and Zayne were selected to be on Captain’s Table.

Showing their amazing work to everyone in assembly was Evelyn and Humaira.

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8 March 2018

Stars of the Week - 08.03.2018

WOW! What amazing shining stars we have this week.

James and Darcey were awarded Star of the Week.

Lunch time award was given to

Alfie and Eleanor were in Presentation Parade showing everyone their amazing work.

Silver Awards were presented to Darcey, Joshua, Darcey-Rae, Olivia, Millie…

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6 March 2018

Thank you

A huge thank you to all the parents attending our Consultation Day.

It was fantastic to celebrate your children’s work with you and help identify the next steps in their learning.

If you did not manage to attend an appointment please speak to your child’s teacher.

Thank you for your…

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1 March 2018

Parents Evening

Can parents please resend their requested time slots for Parents Evening.

You can reply using Tapestry or via Email to admin@dowson.tameside.sch.uk with your child’s name, their class and preferred appointment slot.

Thank you for your continued support.

Reception Teachers

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16 February 2018

Half term holidays

We cannot beieve that it is the half term holidays already.

Reception will not be bringing home homework for the holidays, instead your child will be bringing home a sheet with ideas for things to do during the holiday.

Please upload any activities that you do onto Tapestry so that we can…

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15 February 2018

stars of the week

More shining stars again this week!

In the Presentation Parade showing everyone their amazing work was Zayne, Kitty and Leah.

Madiha and Niamh were chosen to go on Captain’s Table.

Stars of the Week were Oliver and Blake.

Well Done Everyone!

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