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26/05/20

Thrive activities for young families - which will you try over half term? https://t.co/Nwg6XI2oZt

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24/05/20

Retweeted From Jon Chaloner

Our timetable, for any decisions about provision for more children & students being in school after half term, is unchanged despite today’s guidance & announcements. ’ trustees will consider everything on Friday. So, in the meantime, enjoy your bank holiday, please.

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22/05/20

Retweeted From GLF Schools’ Careers

As we approach the end of the first half of the summer term, we are still actively recruiting for positions within our schools for September. Please share this with as many as possible, as we have some great opportunities available to join our fantastic team! https://t.co/DtyeQeCf0c

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20/05/20

Retweeted From GLF Schools

“So often & for so many of us, it is a teacher who changed our lives”-Michael Morpurgo. On we want to thank each and every teacher at GLF for their hard work, commitment and resilience- you are all amazing! https://t.co/ejceMQOxqY

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16/05/20

Reminder to Gruffalo parents; please return your parent survey information to the school office via email, if you have not yet done so. Thank you

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15/05/20

Retweeted From GLF Schools’ Careers

Here is a weekly round up of the fantastic opportunities we have to join our Trust. If you are looking for a change in your career, please go to our careers site to find out more https://t.co/JFOZkcuIbx https://t.co/Rwt85vOk1A

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15/05/20

Week 9 Thrive challenges for young families. https://t.co/4kseMDlyR3

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11/05/20

Keep smiling https://t.co/EpLr0iK0TQ

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11/05/20

Retweeted From GLF Schools

Following the PM’s briefing, we await further details from the DfE & our LAs. We will share information as soon as we are able. Please be assured our priority remains the safety of children & students, their families & our staff.

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08/05/20

Retweeted From Horsham District Council 🌳 #StayAlert

Join the Horsham community online for . in partnership with , Visit Horsham and community partners, are running a programme of events on Facebook. ➡️ https://t.co/MCom3v3azm ➡️ https://t.co/9JjCplGSHE https://t.co/BScZ9BT3it

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08/05/20

LS Lowry painting of VE day 75 years ago https://t.co/7GQJh8LAjG

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06/05/20

New Banksy at Southampton Hospital https://t.co/lWKV78CO8x

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06/05/20

Retweeted From The Gruffalo

Don't forget to tune in on Thursday at 4pm to watch the latest Julia Donaldson and Friends broadcast featuring Zog and the Flying Doctors! Just head over to the Gruffalo Facebook page on Thursday https://t.co/SuonSvAQ4Y https://t.co/Mo114OJDNu

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06/05/20

More family thrive activities to try at home https://t.co/HAEJ2mdtRb

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01/05/20

Retweeted From GLF Schools’ Careers

Our weekly round up of the fantastic opportunities our Trust has to offer at the moment. What are you waiting for?! Come and join our GLF family https://t.co/JFOZkcuIbx https://t.co/PFHJOZ6CLM

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27/04/20

This weeks Thrive activities for young children and families. https://t.co/t4c7qSNfUE

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27/04/20

Retweeted From BBC Bitesize

Is your child in reception? This maths game has been especially created with the support of Early Years experts to help your child learn whilst having fun! 👉https://t.co/AyafWmVe1h

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20/04/20

Retweeted From BBC Bitesize

Back to ? 📺 Watch from 9am on and Red Button 👉 https://t.co/zZOO8l1o53 💻 After the show, head to your Daily Lessons online for all ages! 👉 https://t.co/eemHEmfOUu https://t.co/8l5mYysb8z

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18/04/20

Week 5 family Thrive activities https://t.co/ZEuhscxRws

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14/04/20

Retweeted From Crawley Council

Advice for parents during coronavirus https://t.co/NvJ0jppoy6

School Uniform

School Uniform

We believe that the school uniform plays an important role in establishing the ethos of our schools and that our uniform policy benefits the school in a number of ways:

 
  • It encourages children to identify with the school and nurtures the notion of community
  • It protects children from social pressures to dress in a particular way
  • It supports discipline and good behaviour and ensures the health and safety of students
  • It instills a sense of pride in the school
  • It promotes more effective teaching & learning

All children must have full school uniform, worn correctly, for daily attendance at school.  Uniform will usually be worn on occasions when children are representing the school, including school visits.

Parents and carers are asked to co-operate fully by providing the uniform and ensuring children wear it correctly to and from school, and at other times as required.  Some items are only obtainable from the school’s suppliers.

Ordering Uniform

Kilnwood JumperKilnwood CardiganBook bagBack packHoodie

 

The school offers the full range of uniform, PE Kit and accessories which can be purchased from our uniform supplier Sussex Uniforms.

https://www.sussexuniforms.co.uk/collections/kilnwood-vale

 

Winter Uniform
All children should attend school in September in their Winter uniform. Our dress code has two options for Winter uniform. Parents can choose either Option 1 or Option 2 for their child.

OPTION 1  OPTION 2
Mid-grey tailored skirt or pinafore dress Mid-grey tailored trousers/shorts (flared or bootlegged styles are not acceptable)
White long-sleeved shirt White long sleeved-shirt
School Tie ** School Tie**
Grey jumper or cardigan with school logo ** Grey jumper or cardigan with school logo **
Grey socks or tights Grey socks or tights
Book bag with school logo ** Book bag with school 
**These items are only available from Sussex Uniforms.
   All other items can be obtained from any high street store.

Summer Uniform
Our dress code has two options for Summer uniform. Parents and carers can choose either Option 1 or Option 2 for their child. 

OPTION 1  OPTION 2
Traditional green and white check summer dress  Mid-grey tailored shorts 
Grey jumper or cardigan with school logo ** Grey jumper or cardigan with school logo **
Grey or White socks Grey or White socks
Book bag with school logo ** Book bag with school logo**
**These items are only obtainable from Sussex Uniforms.
   All other items can be obtained from any high street store.

PE Kit
All PE Kit should be clearly named and brought into school in a named PE bag.

Kilnwood Vale drawstringed PE Bag **
White t-shirt with school logo**
Plain blue shorts
Plain white socks
Plimsolls or trainers with light coloured/non marking soles (with elasticated fronts or Velcro for those unable to manage their own laces)
Sweatshirts and joggers may be worn for outdoor PE lessons in Winter**

Personal Appearance
Shoulder length hair should, for safety and hygiene reasons, be tied back from the face. Hair accessories should be plain in style and colour. Hair gel, mousse, etc. should not be worn to school. No jewellery should be worn to school. If children have pierced ears only plain metal studs should be worn, no earrings of any other kind are allowed. Studs must be removed during all PE lessons, children are expected to remove their own earrings and will be responsible for them. It is preferable not to wear earrings on PE days. 
No nail varnish should be worn. 

Valuables
Children should not bring any valuables such as electronic games or mobile phones into school. The school will not take responsibility for any items brought into school, unless by prior agreement. 


It is important nonetheless when defining our uniform policy that this does not provide a barrier to inclusivity. Consequently religious headwear may be worn (for religious purposes only) but will be required to be in line with the wider school uniform.