Parent Support

Sarah King is our school Pastoral Support Worker and she is available to help with parenting and other family issues for which you may require support. Phone: 07803 454486/0118 937 5473 or email: sarah.king@geoffreyfieldinfant.reading.sch.uk 

 

Family Information Services can be contacted on 0118 9373777 for details of community activities and support groups for all.  

 

Parent  Fundraising Group

Following on from our recent parent survey, there has been positive feedback and interest in setting up a parent fundraising group.  The first meeting is on Tuesday 26th of February at 5.30pm until 6.15pm at school, via the main school entrance.   Please pop along and offer your help to raise money for the school.  If you did not respond to the survey but would still like to come, please do come along. 

 

Healthy Eating Workshops

Workshops that will give you top tips for healthy eating.

What is a balanced Diet?  Saturday 19th January 2019 11.45am-12.45pm

Sugars, Truth Or Myth?  Saturday 9th March 2019 11.45am-12.45pm

 £4.50 per workshop (Active members £2.00)

At Meadway Sports Centre.  Please book on 01189 37 5060.

 

WEC/Aspire2 Day trips

Saturday 13th of April day trip to Dinton Pastures. Coach leaves at 10am and returns from Dinton at 2pm.  Coach ticket is £5.00 per person.  Lots of activities and things to do for all the family.

 

Sunday 2nd of June – Wallace and Gromit Musical Marvels show. At the Hexagon for 1pm performance.  Adult price per ticket is £22.00 and under 16’s ticket price is £18.00 per ticket.

Coffee Mornings

These are the dates for the coffee mornings planned for this term:  

Wednesday 16th January – Debt

Tuesday 5th February – TBA

Thursday 7th February - Anger management in relation to ADHD/ASD. Professionals will be on hand to offer advice. 

Tuesday 26th February – Services available in the local area. Please come along to learn what help and support there is out there in the community for you and your family. 

Monday 11th March- TBA

Monday 25th March – TBA

Tuesday 23rd  April – TBA

Please pop along (they are held in the WEC room)  or call Sarah King our Pastoral Support Worker on 07803 454486 for more information.

 

Library

The new Whitley Library is now open. 

252 Northumberland Avenue, Reading RG2 7QA 0118 9015115

Monday, Wednesday and Sunday – closed

Tuesday – 9am-12pm and 1pm-7pm

Thursday – 9am-12pm and 1pm to 4pm

Saturday – 10am-1pm

 

Services provided:

Books – fiction and non-fiction

Books in Urdu

CD’s, Cassettes and DVD’s

Selection of magazines

Study space and photocopier

Free internet access and Wi-Fi.

Please pop along and explore this new library with your children.