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Easter Information & Crayke Open Gardens

Our Easter Service will take place on Monday 26th March at 1.15pm at St. Cuthbert’s Church. Everyone is welcome to join us in our Easter celebration. As usual, there will be an Easter egg decorating competition in school on Thursday 29th March. Children will be provided with a plastic egg/s (as egg based allergies would...
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Sport Relief Mile – Monday 19th March 2018

At Crayke Church of England Primary School we are all really excited to be taking part in Sport Relief 2018! As one of the UK’s biggest fundraising events, Sport Relief brings the entire nation together to get active, raise money and change lives. This year, Sport Relief will be taking place in schools between Monday...
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Ghana Footwear Appeal & Update

Following the footwear appeal that lots of you supported last academic year, I wanted to share the following information. Mrs. Lynas sent an update email to school yesterday in which she stated “I had the privilege to visit Ghana in November 2017 to help at an orthopaedic hospital for children.  What a joy and inspiration...
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School Closure Update & Information for Class 1

I am now in a position to provide additional information about why the school needed to close this morning. Unfortunately, Mrs. Dobson was involved in a road traffic accident.  However, I am pleased to inform you that following an assessment at hospital, everything is ok with Lois and her baby. The aforementioned factor when combined...
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School Closure – Thursday 8th March 2018

Unfortunately we have needed to make a late decision to close the school.  I realise this could be really inconvenient, however, the rapidly worsening conditions have resulted in this decision.
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Heating fixed and school open tomorrow – Tuesday 6th March

We are delighted to report that the heating has now been fixed and school will be open as normal tomorrow. There was a problem with the boiler which required a ‘spark plug’ type part to be replaced.  We tried our upmost to avoid closing the school, but due to very low temperatures in the classrooms...
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Road Conditions North of Crayke

I am aware that drifting snow is causing problems north of Crayke – please don’t attempt to get your children to school unless it is safe to do so.  If possible could you please call school to make us aware if the aforementioned is the case.
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School OPEN – Friday 2nd March 2018

I can confirm that school will be open as usual today, however, please allow extra time for your journey. On arrival, please can children come into school through the main door – a path has been cleared. Children are welcome to bring wellies and warm clothing to play outside at break times.
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Winter Weather & Possible Disruption (Thursday evening update)

Good evening, there are currently conflicting forecasts for over night and tomorrow. I will be setting off early tomorrow morning and will make a decision as soon as possible. Please listen out for information on Radio York/Minster FM – an update post will also be put on the website.  I appreciate how difficult it can...
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School CLOSED – Thursday 1st March 2018

Following continued snowfall/hazardous conditions on the roads, and most importantly in the interests of the safety of children and staff; Crayke Church of England Primary School will remain closed today.  I apologise for any disruption this will cause. Events associated with World Book Day will be postponed.
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