Welcome back everyone!
I do hope that everyone had a wonderful Christmas and New Year.
Please see our newsletters and school calendar for updates.
Ava competed at Robin Park, Wigan on Sunday 8th December in tariff 3 club A under 10's. Ava did amazingly well and came 1st out of 15.
She will be competing in the regional finals in March for the North West championship.
More good news!!!
Alexis Stewart competed at 'Beside the Seaside' Gymnastics competition in Bridlington on the 17th November. She came 2nd overall in the under 8's category. Well done Alexis!
Linking with the New Day Church.
We have just had a wonderful whole school assembly delivered by Mrs Redman about our local church and the work it does to provide families with food that they need.
We would like to strengthen our links with the local community and have decided to get involved with and support our local food bank. We now have a box in our entrance for any donations for families in our local area that need a 'helping hand'. All food donations are gratefully received.
There are several events coming up at New Day Church that you are invited to:
30th November - Family Christmas Crafts
15th December - Community Christmas Choir service (our school Choir will be performing)
EVERYONE IS WELCOME!
PTFA events at Lostock Hall Community Primary School.
Thank you to our PTFA for all their time and hard work! The funds raised from the Bake Off and the Christmas Fair will make a fantastic impact to the children of our school.
See articles below:
Brody submitted his Lego creation into their competition to become a member of the Junior Creative Board. He was successful in securing a place working with 11 other children to feedback and give their suggestions to Lego. This is a wonderful achievement and I cannot wait to hear all about his first official meeting.
Goodbye and good luck to Miss Carter who is leaving our school today. She has secured a new job at Fulwood Academy.
We wish her all the luck in the world and we hope she enjoys every minute of this new chapter in her career.
PGL - What a day!
I was fortunate enough to visit our Y6 children on Tuesday at Boreatton Park. The weather was glorious.
The children are challenging themselves, working in teams and just being their brilliant selves!
I saw lots of the group activities, such as; trapeze, giant swing, tunneling, sensory trail, archery and fencing. I was very proud of all the children as they took on these challenges, so obviously I had to have a go too...
We have our new mission statement and 5 new school rules:
Punctuality – please ensure your child/ren are on the school playground for no later than 8:50am to ensure a prompt start to lessons.
Uniform – please ensure your child/ren have the correct uniform and PE Kit. Trainers are not part of our uniform and earrings should be covered.
End of Year Assembly 2019
Thank you to all the parents and family members who attended our assembly. It was fantastic to celebrate all of the children's achievements.
I hope you all have a wonderful, relaxing summer!
I'd like to say a HUGE thanks to Katy Livesey and the PTFA Team for arranging and organising our summer fayre. What a fabulous event...please enjoy a selection of the photographs from the event below!.
LOSTOCK HALL CARNIVAL - Under the Sea
Thank you to everyone who came to walk with school on Saturday. It was a lovely day with some fabulous outfits. We won the trophy for best walking group!
The children have all enjoyed their Sampler Day today...moving up to their next class is a very exciting time. They have all had fun and worked hard. It has been a brilliant day. Well done to all the children!
Thank you to all those parents/carers who were able to attend our 'Meet the Teacher' sessions.
Natasha competed in Wigan in the North West Open, representing Garstang. She entered lots of events during the competition and performed at a high level. Well done!
Goodbye Mrs Redman, thank you for all your hard work at our school!
We will miss you, but we all wish you the very best for your retirement.
Enjoy relaxing, going for walks, taking beautiful photographs and we hope your new puppy 'Cassey' brings you lots of joy! x
Headteacher Pupil Interviews.
I have had a wonderful morning talking to children from each year group asking them their views about our school. It is such a pleasure to hear such positive comments about lessons and our school environment. I also received some great ideas about improvements we could make in the future. Thank you to all the children involved!
Yesterday I was very fortunate to receive an invitation to Pre-School's Royal Tea Party.
The party began at 10:30am today. Myself and Miss Berry have enjoyed cucumber sandwiches, cake and a glass of fizz (lemonade)! We also watched the children perform the Waltz. It was wonderful to see all the children dressed so smartly for this Royal occasion.
This morning I have been walking around our school. To say that I am proud is an understatement...the children are working so hard and the behaviour is fabulous! I hope everyone has a wonderful week.
Well done Year 3!!!
An amazing night at the Guild Hall, taking part in the WRIST Celebration of Friendship along with 16 other schools who we work closely with. It was a fabulous evening. Thank you to all the family members and staff for supporting this event. I was exceptionally proud!
Well done to Mya and Alexis for competing in a Gymnastic competition in the Isle of Man.
They competed in a variety of events.
Mya came 2nd in floor, 2nd in vault and 1st overall. Alexis came 4th on vault and 7th overall...what an achievement for both girls (in what was a very tough competition).
Keep up all the hard work girls!
Pantomime - Cinderella
All our children thoroughly enjoyed M and M's version of the classic fairy tale Cinderella! My favourite part were some of the songs from the Greatest Showman!
Well done to our school choir!
On Sunday morning our school choir performed at Calvary Christian Fellowship Church. Yet again their performance was outstanding! Our soloists and readers did a superb job. Thank you to all the staff and parents who came to support our school.
Year 3 Poetry Performance
Well done to all the children in Year 3.
I am so proud of how they confidently they performed their poetry in assembly, firstly to the whole school and then to parents. The quality of their work was fabulous!
Many thanks to everyone who took part in the Lostock Hall Bake off!
We had so many different entries and they were all absolutely fantastic!
Well done to the following children for being judged 1st place in their categories:
Large Cakes - Luke 2C
Biscuits- Jamie 4S
Tray Bake - Willow 1M
Cupcakes - Beth 3M
Well done to Lilli-Mai McCarthy for coming 3rd on volt at her Level 5 competition last Sunday.
Lilli-Mai attends City of Preston Gymnastics Club and is now ranked 3rd in the North West. Hard work and dedication truly does pay off...if you want something, go get it!
Thank you to Mr Twinn for all his hard work over the 9 years he has been LHCPS's Site Supervisor. There has never been a job too big or too small. Our school is a wonderful environment for staff, children and visitors, which is a credit to all the hard work Mr Twinn has put in.
We all wish him well as he embarks on his retirement!
We have just waved our Year 6 children off to PGL for their activity week.
I am sure they will have a fantastic time!
Also, welcome to our Pre-School children who started their educational journey with us today!
WELCOME BACK EVERYONE!
Wow! I cannot believe our first week is over.
Welcome to all our new Reception children and their families. They have settled really well and have enjoyed exploring their new classroom.
I hope you'll agree with me that Year 6 children look very smart in our new Y6 colour...setting an excellent example to all the younger children.
Lots of exciting things are planned for this term...I will update regularly via my blog and newsletters.
Please always check for important dates on our calendar.
COMING SOON - downloadable parent app to improve our communication!
NSPCC Parent workshop 4.5.18
Thank you to Chris Dunn from the NSPCC that came to share his online safety knowledge with parents today.
The workshop was very informative and provided us with some top tips.
1. Google 'Net-aware' for information about apps - this gives age restrictions and risk levels.
2. Google 'Share aware' - this provides videos for us to share with children to educate about online risks.
3. Check privacy settings on devices AND apps that are downloaded.
4. How to stay safe = Explore - Talk - Manage - Agree
Thank you to the parents who attended today.
Sport Relief 1000 mile challenge 23.3.18.
Well done to EVERYONE at LHCPS this week. We gave ourselves a target to collectively run 1000 miles this week in order to raise money for Sport Relief. We beat our target by reaching 1531 miles!!! WOW!
Hope you all have a wonderful Easter.
Class photographs were taken today. All the children looked wonderful!
We will send out the proofs as soon as we receive them.
Well done to our Year 3 Choir members who sang at King George's Hall last night at the Sing Together Concert. Thank you to all parents and families that attended and also a huge thank you to Mrs Cookson and Mrs Stewart who work each week with the choir.
Individual and family photos 7.2.18
All the children today have looked lovely having their photographs taken by Tempest.
As soon as we have the proofs we will send them out.
I would just like to wish everyone a Happy New Year!
May this year bring health and happiness to all.
Welcome back children of Lostock Hall CPS!
I hope you have all had a fantastic summer (it certainly seems to have flown by!) and are refreshed and ready for a wonderful school year.
There are lots of things to look forward to over the next term but in particularly the Year 6 children will be going on their residential to PGL next week (11th-15th September). They will have an amazing time!
Here is to a great term and new school year for 2017-2018!
Congratulations Miss Goldsmith; farewell Miss Moore!
Well done to Miss Goldsmith for receiving her 20 year work service award! She does not look a day over 25!
Farewell to Miss Moore who has been an Outstanding Reception Nursery Nurse; the staff and children will miss you dearly!
Many thanks to Lostock Hall Academy teachers for bringing some of their students to teach our year 5 and 6 children about money.
All children gained a great deal from this; especially managing a budget.
A mile a week!
To promote exercise and well-being at Lostock Hall CPS, junior classes have been walking a mile every week. I have been doing my best to walk with each class when I can. Today was year 6's turn again. A great walk in a little bit of rain but feeling refreshed!
Year 6 Head Boy and Girl; Deputy Head Boy and Girl
Well done to Ryan and Rhianne for being voted Head Boy and Head Girl and for Max and Darcy for being voted Deputy Head Boy and Deputy Head Girl.
It was a tough process that the children went through, with voting from all children and all staff.
Welcome back and PGL
I hope everyone had a well-rested summer and is refreshed for our new school year!
For year 6 it was straight to PGL. Here are a few picture highlights
Click here for more information.