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Friday 1 July 2011 Langley School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DF

Dear Parents and Care Givers A Request / Information from our School Matron: Please remind children to take their hay fever medication before school. In this very warm weather, we also encourage children to bring a water bottle in with them, which can be re-filled in school. The School Nurse service has asked us to remind parents that every child is entitled to a FREE eye test. If you have any concerns about your child and their vision, or if they are suffering from persistent headaches, please telephone your local optician to make an appointment. Mrs A Kehoe, Matron Reminder - Non Uniform Day – Friday 8th July In order to raise funds for the following charities, a further Non Uniform day will be held on Friday 8th July. The money raised will go to the following Year group charities: Year 7 - Acorns Year 8 - Educaid Year 9 - Marie Curie Cancer Care Year 10 - Teenage Cancer Trust The donation for those students who wish to wear their own clothes in school is £1. Money can be brought in from Monday 4th July onwards. Mrs C Johnson, School Council Organiser Fundraising Success A huge “well done” to the Y8 girls for completing the ‘Solihull Race For Life’ during the heat-wave on Sunday 26th June, and a big “thank you” to all the family members that either ran with them or came along to cheer them on. Together with the staff they have raised over £1000 for Cancer Research! Mrs N McKeon, 2nd in Maths and Y8 Form Tutor

Funky Friday Request Our Funky Friday group would like any of your unloved books so that we can sell them at the Funky Friday Fête on Friday 15th July. Please bring them to Room 19, which is 7H’s form room. Thank you! Form 7H Mr Sambhi’s Mathematical Challenge The Question: What is the next term in the sequence? 1 11 21 1211 111221 312211 13112221 Solutions from parents are more than welcome! Please send entries with working to Mr Sambhi says, “Only one correct entry so far – why not have a go?!”

Students Sporting Success: Hockey Success Congratulations to Aabid Chaudhry of Year 7 who was selected to play for the U13 British Asian Hockey Association. He played in the UK National Tournament on Friday 17th, Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th June. Badminton Success Congratulations to Zak Razak of Year 9! On Saturday June 26th Zak won the Warwickshire U15s boys title taking Gold and he also won Silver in the boys’ doubles and Bronze in the mixed doubles. Family Funday – Saturday 6th August FC Glades Football Club is holding a Family Funday in aid of Kidney Research UK and British Kidney Patient Association on Saturday 6th August. Their ground is Lugtrout Lane, Solihull, B91 2RX and there will be a variety of stalls and entertainments. Admission costs are £1 per adult and 50p per child with under-5s free of charge. Yours sincerely

Mr P Talbot Headteacher

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