Newsletter 17th September 2018

Weekly Newsletter - 17th September 2018

Extra-curricular activities

Thank you very much for returning the club forms, if you have not heard from us please assume your child had a place on the clubs selected. We apologise for the omission of netball.  This will be for Y5 & 6, run by Mrs Porter every Tuesday after school until 4.15pm, starting on 25th September. An additional form will be sent home with Y5 & 6 today. We hope that the children enjoy the clubs!  (Any feedback about how the clubs are going, positive or negative, would be really helpful and future planning so please let us know what you think!  Thank you!

Great start to term!

Just a quick note to report on the fantastic start we have had to this term!  The children have come back refreshed and ready to learn and have been trying really hard.  Our new Reception pupils have settled in well and are very much enjoying school.  Thanks for your support as always.

Year 6 parent workshops

Mr Khan will be delivering parent workshops in maths and reading at 2pm on Tuesday 25th and Thursday 27th September.  Please return slips if you have not already done so.

School Admissions

Year 6 Parents—please ensure you have applied for a secondary school place for your child by the closing date of 31 October 2018. You can apply on line at . Alternatively you can complete a paper application form which can be obtained by contacting the Authority on 0300 123 7039. 

- Applying for Reception Places for September 2019. All parents / carers must complete an application for a Primary School place and submit by Friday 15th January 2018. See

Liverpool Cancer Hospital – update

Unfortunately, Fran Darcy, the project mayor for this project was unable to come and lead the assembly today.  We will provide you with an update when we have more news.


We would welcome donations of any unwanted superhero/action figures and Barbie dolls and clothes for our Reception class. Thanks.

Contact the School

Helsby Hillside Primary School

Bates Lane
Helsby, Frodsham
Cheshire, WA6 9LN

Headteacher: Mr C Richardson
School Contacts: Mrs F MacCready
& Mrs S Tregilgas

Tel: 01928 722991