The Power of Reading
Is your child reluctant to read? Do they not find joy in reading? Pop along to see us to get some useful insights as to how you can engage your children with reading.Read More
Be BRIGHT, be SEEN!
Be BRIGHT, be SEEN. Please help your little ones stay visible during the darker mornings. Please head to the Facebook link to check out the Warwickshire Road Safety video for some useful tips.
Let's make this a great term!
It's lovely to be back and great to see all of the children excited about their new topic launches.Read More
The final Breakfast Club of 2019!
Hot chocolate and a film at Breakfast Club this morning!Read More
We would like to welcome Miss Mullis to the 'Outwoods Team'. She will be covering Miss Patterson's class in Year 5 whilst she is on maternity leave.Read More
Congratulations to Miss Patterson on the early arrival of Mia and Max. Both mother and babies are doing well and we all wish them a safe and healthy Christmas and New Year!Read More
Our Christmas Fayre was a huge SUCCESS!
Thank you so much to everyone who attended our Christmas Fayre. It was fabulous to see the hall so bustling with festive cheer. We raised a whopping total of just under £900 - which is so appreciated. Read More
Thankfully our school will be open to all children tomorrow. Thank you all for your support today - we look forward to seeing everybody here tomorrow.Read More
SEN Coffee & Chat
If you have a child who has special educational needs or are interested in finding out how we support them in school, please pop in for a coffee and chat.Read More
Upper School Closure
Due to heating faliure upper school will be closed to years 3,4 and 5 tomorrow (19th November) for Health and Safety reasons. Year 6 should come into to lower school where lessons will continue as normal. T Read More
The Great Outwoods Bake-Off 2019
Wow!! What an amazing array of cakes and bakes we have received this morning. They will all be available to buy at the end of the day in the upper school hall. Photo's to follow...
For now, here are Read More
Thank you all!
Thank you to all of the parents who contributed to Mrs Dandy’s leaving gift – she was given a beautiful owl brooch to remember us by. She also had many personal gifts from families at Outwoods and I k Read More
Its Bonfire Night! Wrap up warm, have fun and please remember to be careful.Read More
Autumn Term-Welcome Back !
It has been lovely this morning to welcome the children back after a week of bonfires and Trick or Treating.
This is an exciting new chapter for the school and we all want to continue to make Mrs Dandy Read More
Farewell from Mrs Dandy
I'd just like to say a huge thank you to everybody for all the good wishes, cards and gifts yesterday. It was a very emotional day and the assembly in the afternoon was so lovely. I counted my blessings when Read More
Christmas Card Designs
Christmas card designs - thank you for your orders, we have been inundated! If you missed the deadline, there is a second order being posted off tomorrow, but you must have them in tomorrow morning at the latest. Read More
Wear Something Yellow - World Mental Health Day October 10th
As it is world mental health day on Thursday 10th October we are saying children can wear something yellow with their uniform. As they already wear a yellow t-shirt maybe they can add a ribbon to their hair, yell Read More
Show and Tell Assembly
Don't forget it is Show and Tell assembly tomorrow morning - Friday 4th October at 9:10am.
Family Links - The Nurturing Programme
Good afternoon everybody. If you are interested in attending workshops on how to get the best out of family life, there is a Family Nurture Programme at Atherstone Children and Family Centre (Kings Avenue) starti Read More
Macmillan Coffee Morning
You are welcome to join us for the Macmillan Coffee morning on Friday 27th September in the upper school hall. Either after assembly in the morning (about 9:45) or at 2:30pm. Donations of cakes will be gratefully Read More
Our APP has been upgraded and improved.
Our school APP has been improved and relaunched. It has all the important school information, including diary dates and newsletters. You can download it for free from Google Play Store or the App Store. If y Read More
WELCOME TO OUTWOODS OPEN DAY SATURDAY 14TH SEPTEMBER 12 NOON
DON'T FORGET THE WELCOME TO OUTWOODS OPEN DAY THIS SATURDAY FROM 12 NOON!! CAR BOOT / TABLE TOP SALE. LOTS OF FUN AND A BARBECUE TOO. THE WEATHER FORECAST IS BRILLIANT!! There are pitches/tables left for sell Read More
Newsletter out today
Good morning everybody, what a drizzly day! I am reliably informed that Mother Nature will be kind to us and that the weather will be gorgeous for the rest of the week and most importantly for the WELCOME TO OUTW Read More
New House Captains
Well done to our year sixes who have been elected today as new house captains. We are very proud of you all.Read More
Welcome back everybody!Read More
England Women's World Cup Semi Final
Well done to the England women's football team on getting through to the semi-final of the World Cup. In honour of this, children can wear an England shirt, red white and blue or "sporty" Read More
Today's Newsletter - June 7th 2019
School closes for half term Friday 24th May -Non uniform day.
Don't forget we break up for half term tomorrow (Friday 24th May). It is Non-uniform - wear sportswear day and we are asking for a donation of £1 towards playground equipment.Read More
Newsletter out today - May 3rd 2019
We have sent a newsletter out today by email with a list of very important dates. You can find a copy on the newsletter page of the website. If you would like a paper copy, just ask at the office.Read More
Back to school for Summer term Monday April 29th
Well, the Easter holidays have come to an end and we are all back at school tomorrow morning (Monday 29th). Looking forward to seeing you all. It looks like there may be roadworks on the hill from the town up tow Read More
All Stars Cricket
Children in KS1 recently had a taster session from All Stars cricket. Here is some information should they wish to join a club (children 5 - 8 years old). Atherstone Cricket Club are taking part. Follow the link Read More
Non Uniform Day Friday 29th March
On Friday 29th March we are having a non-uniform day. We are asking for donations of Easter Eggs or chocolate to be used as prizes for the PTA Easter Raffle and Bingo. Thank you in anticipation of your suppo Read More
Meerkats Class Assembly -Change of date
Atherstone Ball Game 5th March
Please remember that school will be closing early today March 5TH at 1:15pm as it is the Atherstone Ball Game. If you cannot collect your child they will stay at school with staff. NO CHILD WILL BE ALLOWED TO GO Read More
School Reopens Tuesday 26th February
School reopens for the second half of the Spring Term on Tuesday 26th February. We are looking forward to seeing everybody.Read More
Welcome to Radish !
Today the Meerkats welcomed our new class pet, Radish the rabbit. He is a new friend for our much loved Ginger the g Read More
Newsletter February 1st 2019
We have sent a newsletter out today by email. It is also on the Friends of Outwoods Facebook page and the website. If you would like a paper copy, just ask at the office. Have a lovely weekend. Mrs DandyRead More
Newsletter out this week.
The Newsletter dated 14th January 2019 has been sent out today by email and it is also on our Friends of Outwoods Facebook Page. If you don't get a copy you can let us know. There are some important date Read More
Good morning everyone! How lovely it is to have all the children back eager to learn.
This month we are having “spot prizes” for attendance. Every day a child will be randomly selected for a Read More
Year Four Cricket Festival
On Tuesday 19th June year 4 are off to a cricket festival at Atherstone Cricket Club. They will be out for most of the day so will need a packed lunch and to come to school in PE kit. We will be walking to and fr Read More
Non Uniform Day Friday 22nd June
Please note- we are having a non-uniform day on Friday (22nd June).
We are asking for kind donations for our carnival summer fair (28th June). Items such as groceries, bottles (unopened and full), gifts, n Read More
Women’s Cycling Race
We are walking to see the start of the women’s cycling race. All the children have flags to wave and it is very exciting.
The race highlights will be shown on TV on ITV4 in the evening and there is a Read More
Warwick Castle Trip and Kingsbury Water Park Trip
All the trips today (Wednesday 13th June) are due back at 4pm.Read More
SPORTS DAY IS LOOMING!! Next Thursday 21st June. KS1 in the morning with a staggered start (see letter attached) and KS2 in the afternoon starting at 1:15pm. Nursery will be on Friday 22nd at 10am.
Atherstone Riddle Treasure Hunt
In celebration of the Women’s Cycling Tour coming to Atherstone on the 15th June, the Community Development Team at NWBC have put together a riddle treasure hunt. This is a family aimed activity that hopes Read More
Royal Wedding Party
Just a reminder that we are having a Royal Wedding Party next Friday – May 18th. Children can come to school in red white and blue or party clothes. Shirts and ties and floppy hats are encouraged! We will b Read More