Welcome to St. Andrews!

Below is a round-up of all of our calendar events and latest news, including
SAMS News, Latest News, PTA Announcements and the Governors' Gazette.
This term's Curriculum News and information and homework from class teachers can all be viewed online.

Latest News

  • Message for Parents - Friday 21st November Dear parents, I am writing in relation to the incident this morning outside the school.  It has come to my attention that parents are discussing this via social media and some are discussing blame.  Although there was a car in the lay by and this caused a build up of traffic we cannot state that this was the only factor leading to the incident. Another driver was involved, the weather was awful and indeed the injured child was not using the school's crossing.  It is certainly not the only incident of inconsiderate parking that we experience at the school.  In fact, there were further infringments after school today including parking around the car park gates near the crossing.  My ...
    Posted 21 Nov 2014, 12:51 by J Green
  • PDG Funding 2014 - 2015 "The Pupil Deprivation Grant (PDG) is extra funding from the Welsh Government to overcome additional barriers poorer pupils face that prevent them from reaching their potential.  This may include exceptionally able pupils who, because of their family background are not achieving their full potential, even though they appear to be holding their own in comparison with their peers."Taken from "Guidance for Using the Pupil Deptivation Grant, Welsh Government, 2013.The allocation for the financial year 2014 -15 for St Andrews Major C/W Primary School based on the percentage of free school meals is £4,590.We are using this money to:Fund small group or individual support for pupils to develop their numeracy and literacy skillsProvide specialist ...
    Posted 21 Oct 2014, 05:18 by J Green
  • NATO Summit The NATO summit is being held in South Wales during the first week of the Autumn Term and it has been recommended that the school operates restricted hours during this time to alleviate traffic congestion.  It has therefore been decided that Nursery will now start on Monday 8th September.  Reception children who were due to start on Thursday 4th September will now start on Tuesday 2nd September.  Letters have been sent to those affected by these changes.  Please note that the first week of term opening hours will be as follows:  Monday 1st September – INSET Day Tuesday 2nd September – Open as normal Wednesday 3rd September – Open between 8.50am and 2.00pm Thursday 4th September – Open ...
    Posted 3 Aug 2014, 10:13 by J Green
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PTA Announcements

  • PTA Half Yearly Update As we approach the mid-point in the school year, the committee would like to thank all members and parents for their fantastic support.  We have already raised over £3 ...
    Posted 27 Feb 2014, 03:04 by Unknown user
  • Christmas Shopping Evening Thursday 22nd November 7-9pm
    Posted 14 Nov 2012, 04:45 by K Stamp
  • Bonfire & Fireworks Night A huge thank you to all that came to support our Bonfire & Fireworks night! A good time had by all!!
    Posted 27 Feb 2014, 02:11 by Unknown user
  • REMEMBER, REMEMBER THE 5TH OF NOVEMBER! We will  be holding our annual Bonfire and Fireworks Night this year on Monday 5th November!Gates open @ 5.30pm Fireworks @6pm       Tickets: Adults £3/Children £2      No food included ...
    Posted 22 Oct 2012, 09:57 by K Stamp
  • Thank you to everybody who supported the Comedy Night! The Comedy & Live Music event last Friday was a real success, thank you to everyone who supported this event...a good time had by all (including the comedians and the ...
    Posted 22 Oct 2012, 09:49 by K Stamp
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SAMS News

  • 11th December 2014   SAMS NEWS   Christmas Nativity – Rejoice It’s Christmas! All of the rehearsals are now complete and the children are ready for their performances on Monday afternoon and Tuesday morning.  Tickets ...
    Posted 12 Dec 2014, 08:17 by J Green
  • 4th December 2014   SAMS NEWS   Hybu Concert Congratulations to all the members of the school choir who represented the school so brilliantly at a concert at the Motorpoint Arena last night.  Thank you ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2014, 08:00 by J Green
  • 27th November 2014   SAMS NEWS   Parentpay Launches for Dinner Money Next Week!With effect from next Monday all dinner money must now be paid through Parentpay.  The Vale of Glamorgan website will not ...
    Posted 28 Nov 2014, 06:49 by J Green
  • 20th November 2014   SAMS NEWS   Parish Autumn FayreThe Parish Autumn Fayre is on Saturday 22nd November in the Parish Hall.  There are stalls for adults and children and Santa will also be ...
    Posted 21 Nov 2014, 07:08 by J Green
  • 13th November 2014   SAMS NEWS   Pupil Safety   If there are issues between your child and another pupil in the school, we kindly ask that you report the problem to your child's class ...
    Posted 14 Nov 2014, 05:41 by J Green
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