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Phonics Screening Check Support

The children in Year 1 have been busy learning their phonics to help them read and write. They will be having the statutory phonics screening test on the week beginning the 11th June 2018. Just to remind parents that phonics games are available to help your child prepare for the assessment. They are stored in...
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Cinderella at the Grand Opera House York

I am delighted to inform you that thanks to generous support from CHASA, the whole school will be watching Cinderella at the Grand Opera House on Friday 14th December 2018. There will be no charge for this visit. Additional details will be made available closer to the time; however, I wanted to make you aware...
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Congratulations Mr. & Mrs. Dobson

I am pleased to inform you that Elvis Raymond Dobson was born this morning at 1.49am – weighing exactly 8 pounds!  Both mother and baby are doing really well…  
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Scafell Pike

After successfully climbing Mount Snowdon during the summer of 2016, and Ben Nevis last summer; the Buttery family are going to attempt to conquer Scafell Pike. Any money raised will be donated to CHASA (Crayke Home and School Association). Your support will be greatly appreciated when we attempt this challenge on Sunday 27th May 2018....
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Carlton Lodge Parents’ Meeting (Year 5)

We will be holding a meeting in school on Monday 21st May at 3.45pm for parents/carers to discuss the upcoming residential to Carlton Lodge (Wednesday 6th – Friday 8th June 2018). At the meeting we will be able to show you photographs from last year’s residential and give you some general information. There will also...
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Run a Mile Club – Update

It has been wonderful to see so many children participating in our twice weekly Run a Mile Club.  Even though we have only had a relatively small number of sessions, it is clear that the children’s fitness levels are improving – I even managed an extra two laps this morning! Could I please remind parents...
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SATs Information for Parents and Carers of Children in Year 2 & Year 6

Please follow the link to view recently released information by the Standards & Testing Agency: Information for parents – 2018 national curriculum tests at the end of key stages 1 and 2 A short video is also available at If you have any questions about the SATs, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
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GDPR Privacy Notice

Please find attached a copy of Crayke Church of England Primary School’s GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) Privacy Notice. Paper copies will be coming home this afternoon – please sign these and return them to school.  If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch. GDPR Privacy Notice
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Easingwold Cluster – Key Stage 1 Fun Run

I would like to say a big well done to all the children in Class Two, who participated in the Fun Run on Wednesday. Each child showed great determination to complete the testing course.  In addition, the children were great ambassadors for our school – they tried hard, supported each other really well and some...
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York City Knights Touch Rugby Tournament

Congratulations to the boys and girls from Class 4, who finished a gallant second in the York City Knights Touch Rugby Tournament. I was hugely impressed by the superb teamwork and commitment on show. This was the first time Crayke had entered the aforementioned competition. To record four wins; one draw and one loss (conceding...
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