Classes & Teachers
| Mrs Duffy
The Year 4 Nyala Information Sheet contains lots of useful information.
The Year 4 Curriculum Overview gives details of what we will be learning this year.
Half-Termly Homework Project
You can see this half term's homework project here. Also sent home by email.
News & Dates
We send letters and other important information to parents and carers via email and the school app.
It's really important that you ensure the School Office has your current email address and that you sign up to the app.
Wednesday 21st September - Year 4 Welcome Meeting: 3.30pm
- an opportunity for parents to meet the teachers.
View a copy of the slides from Year 4's Welcome Meeting here
Friday 23rd September - Whole School Welcome Family BBQ from 4.00pm
Join us as we get together to celebrate the start of the new school year. No ticket needed.
Tuesday 4th and Wednesday 5th October - School Photos
- Thursday 17th November
- school closes at 1.40pm for Parents' Evening
- Parents' Evening - by appointment between 2pm and 7.30pm
Keep up-to-date with what's happening at Swaffield using these links:
The School Day
Year 4 children have PE on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Children should to come to school in their PE kit so that they are ready for their PE lesson. Children should also wear their school jumper/cardigan. Read the letter with details here.
Morning Drop Off Time: 8.45am to 8.55am
Please make sure your child arrives at school in their 10-minute window each morning.
Afternoon Pick Up Time: 3.15pm
Please make sure your child is picked up on time at the end of the day.
Please phone the School Office if you are delayed. If you've arranged for someone else to collect your child please inform the class teacher, teaching assistant or office staff in advance.
Children may bring either fruit or vegetables in as a snack for break time.
Milk is available break time for those who have signed up to the Cool Milk service. Milk is subsidised for all primary school children and is free for under 5’s as well as those who get free school meals .
Find out more including how to register by visiting www.coolmilk.com.
Visit our lunch page to find out more about lunches and get a copy of the current school menu.
Alternatively, you may choose for your child to have a packed lunch, provided by you. You will need to inform the School Office and you must give half a term's notice.
Please note that Swaffield is a nut-free school.
Please take a look at our Homework page where you can find out more details of our homework policy, guidance for parents and also download some useful information to help you support your child at home
- Please ensure your child reads every day and write a positive comment in their yellow reading record and make sure your child brings this to school with them every day.
- Please visit our Reading & Books page for more information about Reading.
You can see the reading list for Year 4 here.
Please make sure that your child's clothes are labelled with their name. This is particularly important for school jumpers and fleeces as these are the items that tend to be lost most frequently.
Please visit our Uniform page for details of our school uniform and the link to our uniform supplier where you can buy items featuring the Swaffield logo.
Parents Seeing Teachers
The teachers are always pleased to speak to parents/carers of the children they teach, but it is not possible for them to talk to you when they are responsible for a class.
Please make an appointment to speak by phone by calling the School Office. or speak to the teacher when dropping off or collecting your child.
The Head, and Deputy Head Teachers are very happy to speak parents or carers too. Please contact the School Office to make an appointment to speak to them.
In the event of the school or the year group bubble being closed Year 4's learning will be via Google Classroom.
Children in Years 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and Year 6 have digital classrooms where they can access learning set by their teachers.
They simply login to Google Classroom and click on their class name.