SAS Headteacher Letter – 25 Nov 22

SAS Headteacher Letter – 25 Nov 22

Dear Samakee Community, On Monday, 28th November, we will be celebrating Mexican day at Samakee, ‘Yo Say Frida Day’, and we will be learning all about the culture of this Spanish-speaking country. Many exciting cultural events are planned during the day, from Latin...
SAS Headteacher Letter – 18 NOV 22

SAS Headteacher Letter – 18 NOV 22

Dear Samakee Community, Last week, we had our first Swim meet since 2019! The ISB Swimfest was a great event, with 15 of our Samakee Stingers swimming in 41 events over the two-day competition. Lots of fun was had by all, and some promising swimming; some students...
SAS Headteacher Letter – 11 NOV 22

SAS Headteacher Letter – 11 NOV 22

Dear Samakee Community, The school has long had a tradition of annual school productions and we are excited that these productions can now resume. Rehearsals are well underway for the Upper School Production ‘Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde’, due to be shown on Thursday 1...
SAS Headteacher Letter – 4 NOV 22

SAS Headteacher Letter – 4 NOV 22

Dear Samakee Community, This week, we had a very positive two days working with our Educational Advisor, Pauline Barker, as we prepare for our next Accreditation in May 2023. During the visit, Pauline observed teachers teaching, looked at students’ books, worked...
SAS Headteacher Letter – 28 OCT 22

SAS Headteacher Letter – 28 OCT 22

Dear Samakee Community, On Monday, the school was closed, and staff came together for an INSET Day. An inset day, originally an acronym for IN-SErvice Training day, is one of five days in our school calendar during term time when the children do not attend...
SAS Headteacher Letter – 21 OCT 22

SAS Headteacher Letter – 21 OCT 22

Dear Samakee Community, It has been a busy and exciting week. As we continued to talk about fire safety, a fire engine came to school with all its equipment, and the firemen talked with the children in EYFS and KS1 about fire safety and demonstrated how to put out a...