Minera VA School Newsletter Cylchlythyr Friday 8th March 2024/ Dydd Gwener 8fed Mawrth 2024

Celebration Friday

Stars of the Week/ Ser yr Wythnos

Welsh Speaker of the Week/ Siaradwr ym Cymraeg a Wythnos

TT Rock Stars

We are Proud of You

Izabelle took part in a swimming gala last weekend representing Wrexham Swimming Club. She won two medals. We are proud of you!

World Book Day 2024

Fantastic Costumes
Thank you for your book donations

Thanks to your kind donations, every child took home a book to read today.

Family Reading

Thank you to everyone who joined in with our Family Reading Session to mark World Book Day. Everyone really enjoyed having VIPs in class!

Happy Birthday/Penblwydd Hapus

We have lots of children celebrating their birthdays during the month of March.

Happy birthday to:

  • Matilda D
  • Alex
  • Freddie
  • Emrys
  • Dylan
  • Jacobe
  • Elsie
  • Ruben
  • Llewellyn


Class attendance this week:

  • Nursery - 95.5%
  • Reception - 95.6%
  • Year 1/2 - 90.6%
  • Year 3/4 - 96.9%
  • Year 5/6 - 96.9%

Total attendance is week is 95.0%

Being late in the morning impacts on your child's learning - please be in school by 9:00am, thank you.


News and Events/Newyddion a Digwyddiadau

Tempest Class Photographs

Tempest Photography will now visiting school on Tuesday 12th March to take class pictures. Please can children come to school in their full school uniform so that they look smart for the photographs.

Parents Evening

Next week is Parents' Evening. Today you will have received your appointment time. The aim of Parents' Evening is to allow parents and teachers the opportunity to discuss pupils progress so far and to indicate future targets for individual pupils to work towards. The meetings will be on an interview basis of no longer than 10 minutes in order to see as many parents as possible. If you are unable to attend please contact your class teacher to arrange a meeting at a conveniently arranged time at a later date.

Please note that children in Year 3 to 6 will be finishing school at 3:00pm on these two dates.

School Eisteddfod

Please note - please bring cakes on Thursday 14th March instead of Monday 11th March.

Parent Forum - Monday 19th March

Friends of Minera

Easter Raffle and Bingo:

There will be a non uniform day on Friday 15th March for donations for raffle and bingo prizes (Easter eggs, chocolates, wine, Easter novelties, etc)

Dragon Bags Used Clothes Collection

All the children have taken home a Dragon bag. If you are having a sort out at home please fill the bag and send it in to school. The bags will be collected and weighed and money paid to school.

Used Battery Donations:

Please send us your used batteries so that we can exchange them for book tokens.


News from St Mary's Church

School Uniform

Special Themed Lunch Menu - Tuesday 19th March

Diary Dates/Dyddiadau Dyddiadur

  • 12th - Class Photographs
  • 12th - Parents Evening (Juniors finish at 3pm)
  • 13th - Parents Evening (Juniors finish at 3pm)
  • 15th - Comic Relief Day/Non Uniform Day for Bingo Prizes and School Eisteddfod
  • 18th - Parent Forum at 9:00am
  • 19th - Friends of Minera Bingo
  • 20th to 22nd - Residential Visit to Cardiff
  • 22nd - School Closes for Easter Holidays
  • 9th - School re-opens
  • 6th - May Bank Holiday
  • 24th - School Closes for Half Term
  • 3rd - School re-opens
  • 19th - School Closes for Summer Holidays

Contact Information

Phone: 01978 269500

Email: mailbox@minera-pri.wrexham.sch.uk

Website: www.mineraprimary.com

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