Dear FIRSTNAME

Welcome to this week's news!

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Friday, 5th April, 2019       

Welcome from the Head of School

It has been an inspiring term at Dwight London, with students leading their learning both within and beyond the classroom.

 

Make sure you read our termly magazine here which provides an entertaining and informative summary of the events of the Spring term. I am sure that you will be impressed with our learners and the amazing array of activities they have participated in this term.

 

After such a busy term we all deserve a holiday! Best wishes for a safe and happy Spring break. 

SPOTLIGHT

SCHOOL NEWS

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Busy Bees in The Lodge

The children have been busy bees this week learning Bee-Bots, being firefighters and continuing with their phonics and maths knowledge! Here is an outline of our learning this week: The children have continued to play firefighters indoors and outdoors while using all the... Read more...

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Year 5: Water Tips for the Family

Year Five have been learning about water and the water cycle recently. They have visited Flatford Mill and have had visits from the charity WaterAid and the water company Affinity. All of these have been excellent resources for learning and their knowledge... Read more...
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Mrs. Kendal Taking Action

Mrs. Kendal has been supporting a school called Helping Hands in Kenya this week. When she left us we insisted that she sends us a photo of her drinking tea out of her Dwight Hug Mug which she did! She is enjoying getting to know the students and the school and she sends everyone her warmest regards from Africa!

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Report Information

I am pleased to tell you that the second Interim Report of the academic year, which marks student progress to date, is now available for you to access online through Managebac. If your son/daughter is in D1, please click here for information on their report. If your son/daughter is in M1-M5 please click here. 

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Shapes and Swings at Forest School

This week at Forest School, our Reception children made shapes with sticks, thinking carefully about the number of sides on the shape and which lengths they needed to make the shapes correctly. In their lessons, they have been identifying how to tell what shape objects are and they are starting to notice shapes in the natural... Read more...
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Salsa for our D2 Spanish Students

On Thursday, our Spanish students in DP2 (Spanish A, B and Ab-Initio) celebrated nearing the end of their two years in the Diploma by having a salsa dance class with their peers and teachers and having a Spanish tapas dinner at La LLuna in Muswell Hill... Read more...
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Lower School Clubs Update

We are in the process of compiling clubs this week now that the electronic sign up has closed. We will let you know shortly what club(s) your child is in. We apologise if there were some anomalies when you signed up as this was due to a technical hitch. It is still the aim of the school to compile this data electronically and to avoid excessive use of paper in the future.

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Upper School Group and Team Photos

Here is information on how to order Upper School class and group photographs. This also links to the individual photographs for children who missed the November session.

  1. Go to https://nicesmile.gotphoto.co.uk/login
  2. Enter Access Code: ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ 04DGHTU04
  3. Please note 20% discount expires on Thursday, 11th April.
  4. The event will be archived on Friday, 10th May.

If you have any questions please call NiceSmile on 0207 183 8683 or use the chat facility on their website.

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Branded Merchandise on Sale

We have recently added some new branded merchandise to the school shop. If you would like to purchase some branded merchandise please click here.
  • Water bottles £10
  • Dwight Lions £5
  • Oyster Card Holders £1
  • Trolley Coins £1

 

You can also purchase House Hoodies and School Hoodies on the link above. 

Save the Date

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Our next Whole School Coffee Morning takes place on Wednesday, 24th April from 8.30am in Dwight Cafe. Tejinder Rajput, CAS coordinator, will be running a presentation looking at how Service Learning is being embraced within the school, local, national and global communities. Have a lovely holiday and we look forward to seeing you all there. 

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Lower School Reminders

Date Reminders

  • We return back to school on Tuesday, 23rd April.
  • It is our Science Week when we return and on Friday, 26th April we will be inviting parents to stay between 9-10am to attend their students Science Fair. Please make a note in your diaries for this day.
  • Also on Tuesday, 23rd April Year 1 and Year 3 will be visiting Kew Gardens.

 

Summer Dress Reminder

We will be extending the use of summer dresses in the Lower primary classes like we did last year. This means that students can wear lighter, short sleeved, gingham cotton dresses as the summer temperature rises.

Upper School Reminders

Date Reminders

  • We return back to school on Tuesday, 23rd April.
  • On Tuesday, 23rd April our Diploma 2 students start their study leave.
  • On Thursday, 25th April, M2 have a design trip. 

SCHOOL CALENDARS

Whole School Upcoming Events

Saturday - 6 April 2019
All day
 
Sunday - 7 April 2019
All day
 
Monday - 8 April 2019
All day
 

Lower School

Upcoming Events

Tuesday - 23 April 2019
All day
 
Wednesday - 24 April 2019
All day
 

Upper School

Upcoming Events

Saturday - April 6, 2019
All day
 
Sunday - April 7, 2019
All day
 
Tuesday - April 23, 2019
All day