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Yewstock Careers Week – Monday 14th June – Friday 18th June

We are very excited to announce Yewstock Careers week!  Throughout the week there will be daily interactive careers learning tasks and projects taking place in class.  There will also be opportunities throughout the week for all pupils to take part in at least one experiences and/or visit.  The experience or visit may be in school or to a local workplace.  The employers involved are from a huge range of sectors,...

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Police Careers Assembly

Katie Old, Yewstock’s Safer Schools Police Officer, joined us online this morning to present to all students in key stage 3, 4 & 5.  She told us all about the different jobs in the police and students asked and answered so many questions!

We are very excited to see Katie in person when she visits Yewstock during our Careers Week (14th –...

Monthly Parcels From Letterbox Club!

We have received funding from Dorset Virtual School for our Children in Care to receive monthly parcels from Letterbox Club! The parcels contain carefully selected books, number activities and stationery items and are given out once a month for six months, from May to October.

The Letterbox Club is a BookTrust programme that aims to inspire a love of reading and...

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International Day of Families – Saturday, 15th May

It's International Day of Families next Saturday, 15th May. Mel Lane has put together a list of great books that celebrate a wide range of families. Many of these books have been recorded on youtube so you can play them if you don't have a copy.

You can find a copy of the list on her website here https://www.diversitymel.com/teaching-resources

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SEND Friendly Community Café

New SEND friendly community café for parents, carers and vulnerable people.

A revamped community café has been restarted by longstanding Yewstock parent and governor, Katie Guy at Stour Connect, which welcomes all to relax or chat and is accessible to all.

Stour Connect Community Café, Stour View Close,...

Pyjamarama

We have signed up to BookTrust's Pyjamarama event on Friday 14th May!

Children and staff are invited to come in on that day wearing pyjamas and donated money will go to BookTrust who help encourage reading for all children.

More information is available on their website....