News Bulletin – 4th April 2019

News Bulletin 4th April 2019


  • After School Club

The booking system for After School Club is changing after Easter; a separate email was sent to all parents yesterday.  A summary of the changes below:

  • If you want your child booked into our after school care after Easter, you will need to let us know your requirements for the new term as soon as possible as we will be starting with a blank sheet.
  • Adhoc bookings must be made no later than 3pm the day before (or received by email in advance if over a weekend or holiday period) – BOOKINGS CAN NO LONGER BE TAKEN ON THE DAY.
  • The signing out system has changed.
  • ASC bags will be kept on pegs outside the hall
  • Booking email: secretary@notredameprepschool.co.uk
  • Booking telephone number: 01603 625593


  • Holiday Club

If you have booked your child into holiday club over Easter a few reminders:

  • Holiday club will take place in the Butterfly Nursery.
  • Entry to holiday club will be via the Butterfly playground – this will be signposted.
  • Please park on the West End Street playground.
  • No uniform is required.
  • Please bring a packed lunch.
  • Holiday club opens at 8.30am and closes at 5.30pm.


  • Deposits for the Prep 6 Wales trips

If you have not returned your reply slip and deposit please do so by Friday (5th April) at the very latest.


  • Pick Up – Friday 5th April

A reminder that children need to be collected at 3.30pm on Friday as there is NO AFTER SCHOOL CARE


  • Magazine Club

The children in this club have been working hard this term and have produced a wonderful magazine to share with the school community.  We are hoping to send this out by email to everyone tomorrow once it has passed its final edit!


  • Guitar Lessons

John McKay will be our new guitar teacher after Easter.  If your child would like a free trial of guitar or ukulele please complete the attached form or scan the QR code.

  • Singing Lessons

We are hopeful that we will be able to offer singing tuition with a new peripatetic teacher Rebecca Kaznowski next term. If you would please let us know if your child is interested by emailing headmaster@notredameprepschool.co.uk we will be able to gauge the amount of interest.


Have a wonderful Easter break!


Coming up next:

Holiday Club: Monday 8th to Friday 12th April & Monday 15th to Thursday 18th April

Further dates:

v Wednesday 24th April – School Opens – Summer Term

v Thursday 25th April – Science Day Pre-Prep to Prep 6

v Thursday 25th April – High 5’s Netball 3pm to 5.30pm – Preps 5 & 6

v Wednesday 1st May – Multi Skills at Easton College – Prep 2

v Tuesday 7th May – Gressenhall – Home Front Heroes – Prep 4

v Wednesday 8th to Friday 10th May – Kingswood Residential Trip – Prep 5

v Week Commencing 13th May – SATs and Assessment Week – Please do not book any holidays

v Tuesday 14th May – Golf at Norfolk Family Golf Centre 2pm – 4pm – Prep 4

v Thursday 16th May – Netball at City Academy 3pm to 5.30pm – Preps 5 & 6

v Wednesday 22nd May – Mass at 9am in the school hall

v Friday 24th May – School closes for half term      



Headmaster                            Rob Thornton             headmaster@notredameprepschool.co.uk

Deputy Head (Pastoral)      Louise Campbell         deputypastoral@notredameprepschool.co.uk

Deputy Head (Academic)    Kim Laudan                deputyacademic@notredameprepschool.co.uk

Bursar                                      Alli Warne                   bursar@notredameprepschool.co.uk

Secretary                                 Elisa Moore                 secretary@notredameprepschool.co.uk