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Mar 1 2018

School Closure Thursday 1st March »

School will be closed today due to adverse weather conditions.  This decision is not taken lightly but safety for pupils and staff must be our priority.  Please check back for updates on this wesbsite and on Twitter.

Posted by: Ms Wilson Categories: Uncategorized

Feb 28 2018

School Closure »

‪Based on the current forecast of heavy snow overnight, parents/carers are advised that a school closure is probable for Thurs 1st March. We always strive to be open but the safety of, and concern for, pupils and staff is our priority. Please check back in the morning.

Breakfast Club will definitely be cancelled.

World Book Day will be re-arranged for next week. Details to follow on ParentMail.

Posted by: Ms Wilson Categories: Uncategorized

Sep 30 2015

School Closure - 29th and 30th September 2015 »

Due the plumbing problems we are currently experiencing, the school will remain on Wednesday 30th September 2015.  An update will be posted at 3.30pm today.

Posted by: Mr Handy Categories: Uncategorized

Sep 28 2015

School Closure »

Due the plumbing problems we are currently experiencing in school the school will remain closed tomorrow morning.

The school will reopen in time for the afternoon session at 1pm.

Posted by: Mr Handy Categories: Uncategorized

Jul 8 2013

School Admissions for 2014 »

Starting School
Do you have a child who will be 5 on or between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015?
If so, you need to complete an application for a school place so that your child can start school in September 2014.
From 12 September 2013 you can apply online at www.durham.gov.uk/schooladmissions. You will also be able to access a copy of the guide for parents “Primary School Admissions in County Durham 2014/15” which will contain essential information that will help you in making your application.
If you cannot access the Council’s website please contact the School Admissions Team, using the details below, and you will be sent a copy of the guide for parents and an application form.
Please note that the deadline for applications is midnight on 15 January 2014.
The School Admissions and Transport Team.
Telephone 03000 265 897.
Posted by: Ms Wilson Categories: Uncategorized

Jul 8 2013

Well done, Andy! »

The children, staff and Governors of St Oswald’s School  would like to congratulate Andy Murray on his historic win at Wimbledon.  They would also like to commend Novak Djokovic on being such a wonderful opponent who accepted defeat with such grace in the spirit of sportsmanship.

Posted by: Ms Wilson Categories: Uncategorized

Sep 4 2012

Activity Bear's Summer Olympics Adventure! »

Have you been reading Activity Bear’s Olympics blog?  Click on the photograph to read the blog.

Posted by: Ms Wilson Categories: Uncategorized

Jul 11 2012

Bear at the Olympics - a Blog! »

Katie’s mum (nursery) is a volunteer at the Olympics.  She has very kindly agreed to take Class 1’s Activity Bear with her and will be keeping a blog.

You can read the blog at this link – http://oswalds.durham.dbprimary.com/durham/primary/oswalds/arenas/bearattheolympics

You can leave comments on the blog posts by logging into the learning platform.

We hope that you enjoy reading the blog.  Many thanks to Ms Munro!

Posted by: Ms Wilson Categories: Uncategorized

Jun 15 2012

Durham Junior Chess - Event Information »

Durham City Junior CHESS

@CoxhoeCoxhoe Village Hall, Coxhoe, DH6 4DA

Saturday 7th July 2012, 2.00 – 5.00 p.m.

Please click here to view the flyer with full information.

Posted by: Ms Wilson Categories: Uncategorized

Mar 27 2012

Chess »

The Durham County Junior Chess Championships are being held in
Shincliffe CE Primary School on Sunday 22nd April. Please see below for a
poster (in pdf format) and an entry form (in both Word and pdf formats).

Junior Champs poster
Junior Champs Entry Form in PDF
Junior Champs Entry Form in Word

In addition, the Durham City Chess Club has recently restarted its
Junior Section and you can see the poster by clicking here.

Posted by: Ms Wilson Categories: Uncategorized