Stay Home. Stay Safe
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Schools have been asked to remind parents across the island that children should not be gathering together. There have been reports of some small gatherings of children out and about (on heritage railway lines etc). The Police have been notified. Please continue to encourage people to stay at home,…

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Island Sing-a-long from home
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Calling all CYB singers out there! Do you want to be part of an Island wide school song? Miss Lawrence at Ballacottier School is organising a song for schools to sing together via the internet. All you have to do to take part is the following: Get your parents permission to take part and ask for th…

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Childcare for Key Workers
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Availability of Childcare for Key Workers At present the Deparment are updating the list of Nurseries, Playgroups and Childminders who have space for additional children on a daily basis and this is posted on the IOM Government Registrations and Inspections Website each afternoon. This list has the…

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Challenge time!
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Need a challenge? Here are some to keep you busy for next few weeks. Art and DT 30_day_challenge_TME.pdf Lego Lego_Challenge.pdf Reading The_Quiet_Time_Picture_Book_Reading_Challenge.pdf

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Reception and Year 1 Children's Crocus Celebration
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The children from Year 1 and Reception were supplied with Crocus bulbs, compost, pots etc from Douglas Rotary back in the Autumn. Yesterday the President of Douglas Rotary came into school with other members to judge the flowers and colouring competition, the winning children and runners up receive…

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CYB WIN COMPETITION TO NAME AN EXO-PLANET AND STAR!
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Following the public vote, the UK has named the exoplanet and its host star ‘Cruinlagh’ and ‘Gloas’ respectively, names suggested by Cronk y Berry primary school on the Isle of Man. Class 4/5G proposed the names Cruinlagh (pronounced crunlack) and Gloas (pronounced glowas,) as they are Manx Gaelic…

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Ronaldsway's Festival of Trees Cronk y Berry display
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“I’m dreaming of a green Christmas….” The festive season has officially got underway at Ronaldsway Airport. Save the Children Isle of Man's 'Festival of Trees' exhibition has returned - for its 18th year. Cronk y Berry have produced a tree for this year's display thanks to the hard work of Mrs Morg…

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CYB in Top 10 Worldwide Name An Exo-planet Competition
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In September, Class 4/5G entered a competition to name an exo-planet and its’ parent star. It’s a worldwide competition and out of over 1000 entries in the UK, we’ve made the top 10 finalists! Proposer: Cronk y Berry Primary School, Isle of Man Exoplanet Name: Cruinlagh Star name: Gloas Reason for…

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Children In Need
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Many thanks to everyone who donated money to Children In Need last week, raising nearly £500 for this wonderful charity. And thanks to the generosity of Barclays' pound for pound scheme, this will be doubled to nearly £1000. The children were delighted to receive a visit from Pudsey in assembly on…

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