Elmwood Junior School, Lodge Road, Croydon, CR0 2PL
020 8684 4007

Flu Clinics 2022

If your child missed, or didn’t have the ‘flu vaccination in school, and you wish them to have one, there are a range of dates available for your child to have one, please see below.

Parent online safety survey

Thank you in advance for completing this survey for us. Its purpose is to help us identify areas for development so that we can continue to work in partnership with you to improve how safely your child/children interact with online media. Please click here to complete a short survey about Online safety.  https://forms.gle/LqrpZwmKXxaW99ma7

Pizza Party!

Join us for a special Pizza Party lunchtime menu on the 20th January!

Reusable Water

Mr Ozgu is explaining to the children the benefits of using rain water to water our plants. Harvested rainwater is much better for plants, lawns, flowers, fruit and vegetables than tap water. Rainwater is packed with wholesome nutrients, unlike tap water which is often treated with chemicals and chlorine. Plants and vegetables also flourish more…
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Happy Retirement Mrs Read!

After 34 years working at Elmwood Junior School, 14 years of those as head teacher, Mrs Read is leaving our school to enjoy her retirement! Every member of staff and pupils, both past and present extend our best wishes to Mrs Read and hope she enjoys her retirement – but she’s not going too far…
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Healthy Activity and Food programmes running over the Christmas holidays

Please view the list of activities and food programmes running over the upcoming Christmas holidays for children who receive free school meals.

The Importance of Spacing

Mr Ozgu discusses the importance of the correct spacing when planting vegetables. The children used a ruler to ensure they kept the right gap between each onion and garlic clove. The onions needed 13cm and the garlic needed 10cm.

Gardening at Elmwood is back!

After a successful summer crop the children at Elmwood have been working hard to prepare the beds for our winter vegetables. This year, we will be planting onions, garlic and broccoli.

Christmas HAF Camps

Christmas HAF camps which will run in two of Croydon libraries from Monday 20 December.  The camps are for children who qualify for free school meals, aged 5-11.  Children will be provided with a freshly prepared meal as well as participation in food awareness activities.   The camps will be full of singing, acting, and dancing…
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Flu Vaccinations

A reminder to parents that we will be offering the flu vaccination to our students on Friday 14th January 2022. Parents/carers need to complete the online consent no later than Midday on 11th January 2022.https://croydonhc-vaccination.verseonecloud.com/nasal-flu-vaccination-consent Please be aware that if you do not want your child to have the flu vaccination you still need to…
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Time Tables Rock Stars

The school is now using Times Tables Rockstars to support children with learning and becoming fluent with their times tables. Each child has their own log in details and can use this fantastic resource at home to help with their times tables. The programme is also available as an app on the following platforms. Times…
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Dance Academy – Christmas Camp

Reminder that these camps are free for those in receipt of free school meals.

Mensah Edusport Holiday Activities and Food Camp

This is free to everyone in receipt of Free School Meals, please click here for the booking form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdqCCpzQIoTMiL_ft_hV2Vzy2W_Se4lLZx1HQdXXkoyLzETJw/viewform?usp=sf_link

Elmwood’s Autumn Book Club!

We always encourage children to enjoy reading for pleasure and that’s why we’re running the Scholastic Book Club again. You can order Online (Credit/Debit Cards ONLY) or using the order form which was sent home with your child. For ONLINE ORDERS, you could enter the following link into your browser, which will take you directly…
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