9th December 2022
There was plenty of ho-ho-ho when Odd Socks Entertainment brought its production of Snow White to Mill Water this week. All pupils joined in the fun, which was kindly funded by the school’s PTFA.
Everyone was then treated to an interactive folk music workshop on Thursday. Visiting guitarist Anna from Live Music had pupils participating in singing, dancing and playing percussion instruments to popular Christmas favourites.
Mill Water Christmas Raffle
Last chance to get your raffle tickets! More than £1000 worth of amazing prizes to be won! Tickets (£1 per strip of 5) are on sale here or from the school office (if you send money in a named envelope into school).
On sale until Tuesday 13th December. You can also buy tickets when in school for your child’s Christmas class activities.
All money raised will go directly towards enrichment resources and activities for all pupils.
The Grand Draw will be on Wednesday 14th December.
Change to Lunch Menu after Holidays
Please note, the lunch menu will be different (on the below dates) for the first few days after we return from the Christmas holidays.
Wednesday 4th - Pizza and Wedges
Thursday 5th - Roast Dinner
Friday 6th - Fish and Chips
HiPal is one of the top 20 trending social media downloads in the social media category. Effectively turning someone’s phone into a walkie-talkie for instant audio communication, it offers the possibility of quick contact with new friends.
With features including photo sharing and private conversations available to chidren as young as 12, HiPal has attracted concerns around its use as a potential platform for sexting – while there are also worries about the mental health consequences of teens receiving negative feedback about their pictures.
You can download this leaflet here
You can register with our school here to create a free account, download the National Online Safety App and access all of the free resources.
Parent and Carer Support Workshops
Devon County’s Early Help team are running free ‘Autism and Us’ themed workshops for parents and carers during Spring 2023. They will provide support for those with primary and secondary children who are either on the autism waiting list or who have received a diagnosis of autism.
Full details can be found here
To book your place or find out more, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Blue Tokens for Mill Water
Don’t forget to pop your Tesco blue tokens in the box for Mill Water! The stores in Exmouth and Budleigh are supporting us with this scheme until January 2023. Money raised will go towards the school’s ongoing playground transformation project. Thank you and spread the word. Every little helps!
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