Due to the severe weather warnings by the Met Office and local schools closing, we have made the early decision to close Pre-School tomorrow – Friday 2nd March.
Please stay safe, keep warm and enjoy the snow – and we look forward to seeing you all next week ⛄❄
From all at Bishop Sutton Pre-School.
UPDATED THURSDAY 1 MARCH : URGENT!
School’s Out! Sorry for the late notice but a Red Warning has just been issue for the area so there is NO FOREST SCHOOL today as Bishop Sutton Primary School has been closed. Enjoy and stay warm and safe everyone!
Wow! What a chilly snap we are having!
Just a few notes regarding the weather forecast over the next couple of days.
At Bishop Sutton Pre-School we play outside every day. We encourage the children to explore the outside environment and this includes whatever the weather brings. Over the last few days the children have been exploring ice and frozen water, rescuing trapped toy animals from their impending doom! Watching or making the ice melt and testing the temperature of the icy water.
With snow forecast (fingers crossed!) We are certainly planning to enjoy it, so please make sure you wrap up warmly. Hats, gloves and a warm coat are essential. In the event of heavy snowfall/impassable roads resulting in Pre-School closure, we will endeavour to contact you before you set out. A general rule of thumb, if Bishop Sutton Primary School is closed, then we will be too.
At Forest Club, the entire session is held outdoors. Here are a few things to remember
- Tights/leggings/long johns/thermals or pyjama bottoms underneath trousers and 2 pairs of socks.
- Several layers on top plus a warm coat
- Hat, gloves, wellies or snow boots.
We supply our Forest Club outfits as an extra but please note, they only add a thin waterproof layer.
Thanks everyone! Let’s do this!
“Give me a spark of Nature’s fire, that’s all the learning I desire” Robert Burns
For more information and entry details click through here. Or if you don’t want to run, then why not come along for a fun morning cheering on the Santa’s. A Children’s Mini Scramble is being held on-site at Chew Valley School at 10am, and the main race will head out at 11am, and finish back at the school site.
Please note that if you are planning to access the 30 hours free childcare for next term (January to March 2018) you will need to apply for your code by 30th November 2017.
If you are already using the 30 hours, you will need to confirm your details are up to date every 3 months.
For details of how to apply and for more information just click through here.
Take the stress out of Christmas tree shopping by ordering yours via our Pre-School. All our trees are excellent quality, long lasting and can be delivered FREE to your home in the Chew Valley area – and if that wasn’t enough, then you can also feel good that a generous donation is made to support Bishop Sutton Pre-School and Forest Club for every tree sold!
Download HERE or collect an order form from BS Pre-School reception, BS Primary School reception or the BS Village Shop, and return it to us before 30 November to ensure delivery on 3 December or by 6 December for delivery on 10 December or to collect from our Chew Valley Christmas Fayre at Bishop Sutton Village Hall on 9 December, 12pm-4pm.
Thank you for your support!