What an amazing total! A huge thank you for everyone’s generosity. It really was a fabulous day.
Our first Christmas fair at Slades Drive was a festive and joyful occasion on Saturday 2nd December. Thank you to everyone that came along to support our event. We raised £3,448.57 on the day, and with funds to come in from Ernst & Young (match funding scheme), we will be looking at just under £4,000 an amazing result!
Thank you again, to everyone who helped make the day a huge success. Special thanks to Sandra & Paul who did a stirling job in the kitchen cooking all the burgers and sausages to the point we sold out. A shout out to Waller’s Emporium for all their wonderful Christmas donations to support the school fair ❤️❤️
All staff and parents that gave up their time and volunteered on the day, our talented choir students singing carols led by Miss Seagroatt. 🎶
🎅🏻 Santa and Elf Tina 🧝♀️.
All external stall holders, parents and students showcasing their creative gifts, and everyone that donated amazing prizes and supported our Christmas raffle. The raffle alone raised around £1,000.
Coolings Garden Centre
Bulls Head Hotel
The Cook kitchen
Honeydale Farm Shop & Tea Room
Poppinghole Farm Spa and Cottages
Don Giovanni - Bromley
The Silver Zard Jewellery
Oh so lovely
Wisteria Wish Dolls
Proceeds from this event will continue to help with resources & activities for our school that will make a huge difference to all our students, so thank you all very much 🙏 😃
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It’s a wrap on our first Christmas fair in Slades Drive. Huge thank you to Mel and the team for all their hard work and to everyone who came along to support us today.
What a fabulous evening last night making Christmas Wreaths. The hall was full of the sights and smells of Christmas! Thank you so much to Kate for running this very successful session. We raised an amazing £300 for the school!!
Who’s coming to join us at our Christmas fair? Looking forward to seeing you between 11am and 2pm today.
A little Makaton advent challenge!!
If you haven’t visited Chislehurst Methodist Church yet to see their Christmas tree festival I highly recommend you take the time to pop in. The ladies there are absolutely lovely and the trees are beautiful. They are very kindly raising money for Marjorie McClure. 🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄
Pop in and see the Marjorie Christmas Tree decorated by our talented students! 🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄
Some useful dates for your diaries….
It’s getting cold out there 🥶
Looking for activities over the holiday?
Winter HAF Camps over the Christmas Period funded by the London Borough of Bromley at Gray’s Farm Primary School and Manor Oak Primary School and a SEND camp at Hoblingwell Recreation Ground, these will be free to all who qualify for benefit related free school meals, you can also access them at cost too.
Our school calendars are now available from the school office and will be on sale at the Christmas fair. £6 each, each month has photos created by different class. They’d make excellent Christmas presents for friends and family.
🎄The countdown is on for our Christmas Fair & Raffle on Saturday 2nd December from
11.00am-2.00pm. Plenty of stalls for everyone to enjoy including our favourites: Chocolate Tombola, Bottle Tombola, Elfridges Gift Tombola, Money Tree, and Jolly Jar Tombola.
🍰 Plenty of refreshments from Tea, Coffee, hot chocolate, mince pies, homemade cakes and treats.
🍔 Feeling hungry, we will be serving Burgers & Sausages from the BBQ.
Street Food: Come and enjoy some samosas and pakoras.
🌲FE Enterprise will be selling a good range of pre-loved clothing and items. 💗
🌲This year we have students, staff and parents showcasing their creative skills.
🌲Faye Dudley will be selling her crochet crafts, Amanda & Georgia Jones will be selling chutneys, chilli oil, Xmas present toppers. Minna Mazzone selling 🎄 tree decorations.
🎅🏻 Handmade gifts and stocking fillers from Nikki Staples.
Liz Bear will be selling a range of Christmas Eve boxes 🎅🏻 🎁
🎅🏻 Come and visit Santa and his helper 🧝♀️ in the Grotto 🎁 from 11-1.30pm. £2.50
Small and local businesses will be:
🌲Oh so Lovely: Plenty of home made gifts and a wide range of all things lovely.
Oh so lovely
🌲 Handmade jewellery, crystal and minerals in various forms, and handmade crystal jewellery and cute jewellery for children.
🧚♀️ Christmas bespoke Fairies bringing Magic and imagination 🪄✨🧚♀️
Wisteria Wish Dolls
🎄Handmade chocolate & treats 🍫 🍬
🎄Beautiful handmade Chakra jewellery that not only enhances your style but also nurtures your mind, body and soul.
🎄There will also be a selection of hair bands & accessories, kids pyjamas and clothes.
🌲Our fabulous choir students and Miss Seagroatt, will be performing from 12.00-12.30 to get us in the festive spirit. 🎶 🎵
🌲 Raffle to be drawn @ 1.45pm. Great prizes up for grabs.
🌲Come along and explore all things Christmassy at Marjorie McClure Christmas Fair.
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Our lovely Alfie has become the face of Evelina London’s fundraising campaign! We couldn’t be prouder of him. He is on billboards around London (yes - really!) and even has his own page on their website, encouraging fundraising and awareness. What an amazing opportunity! Well done Alfie!
Please do share far and wide to help the cause.
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Out supporting the O2E fundraising dinner and bumped into some familiar faces!!
We’re ready for Children in Need, are you? Let’s see you outfits for today! 🧸💛
Don’t forget, today we are supporting Children in Need. Wear pyjamas, spots or something yellow. Please bring in £1 donation.
It’s Christmas Party season, get your sequins out !!
The Cleaner & Greener hub in The Glades, Bromley are holding a Christmas Fair Weekend ….check out the quieter SEN hour at the beginning of each day !
Join Chislehurst Methodist Church for their magical winter wonderful. They will be very kindly raising money for the school.
Thinking about college placements after MMcC ??…Come and meet the team from The OAKS Specialist College at our event on Monday !
The Oaks Specialist College – Skills for Independence & Employment
We are delighted to be able to finally share the great news that The Oaks Specialist College has been awarded OUTSTANDING IN ALL AREAS following our recent Ofsted Inspection.
Final call to all of our parents! Open to all, no matter what age or year group your young person is… see you there😁
Are you looking for after school activities ?
Useful careers websites for students
SEN sessions at Beck Evans Farm in Sidcup
Please come along and support this event. It is designed to help parents navigate the local offer and answer lots of your questions. Look forward to seeing you there 😊
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Very proud to be part of the judging panel for the Bromley SEND Stars Awards which took place today. So many fantastic SEND children, families and professionals celebrated. Well done to all the nominees and winners!
Your - Transition & MMC Parent Information Event - is fast approaching! We now have a huge list of confirmed representatives from across the borough and beyond ! Come along and empower yourselves with advice and information. Check your school emails for the full list and details: We hope to see lots of you there 😀 Monday 13th November
Christmas is just around the corner 🎄
These Multi Sensory Panto’s might be worth the journey! 🚗
Looking for inclusive sports activities?
Check out the website for more information, they run disability friendly clubs in both Bromley & Lewisham
Latest info from Bromley Parent Voice :
🎃 Places Where Kids Eat Free (or for £1) During October Half Term 2023 👻
Updates will be added here 👉 https://moneysavingcentral.co.uk/kids-eat-free
We are excited to inform you of our Christmas Wreath Workshop. Come and join us for a couple of hours of creative fun, making your own Christmas door wreath that you will take home and display. This lovely evening will be hosted by one of our talented parents and Petals of Beckenham on Thursday, 30 Nov 2023, 6.30pm-9.00pm
All materials are supplied, for you to choose from pine cones, foliages, cinnamon sticks, baubles, dried decoration, and ribbon.
£40pp - inc. refreshments and materials
Please make cheque payable to Marjorie McClure School PSA with the person’s name on the back of cheque.
School Adresss: Marjorie McClure School, 110 Slades Drive, Chislehurst BR7 6FG
On-line Payment Details
Nat West Bank | Account Name: Marjorie McClure PSA | Account Number: 27520838 | Sort Code: 60-19-19
Ref: Wreath – person’s name.
Any other enquiries you can email: [email protected] or contact Melanie on 07976 575266
Parents/Carers - a date for your diaries😊
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