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Frosty frozen garden decorations

17 Feb

Hi everyone, Here’s a lovely activity for the cold weather from one of our room leaders. It’s very simple with great results! You just pick bits from around the garden, in a plastic bowl or container. Add a loop of string and cover with water. Leave out to freeze or put in freezer! Then hang […]

Competition!! Deadline extended!! Win a Prize!

10 Feb

COMPETITION ANNOUNCEMENT Draw a picture of ‘something you like to do at BRAC’ We want to see your children’s drawings of what they enjoy doing at BRAC, whether it’s playing football, reading books, doing junk modelling or seeing friends! The picture can be in whatever medium the children choose, pencil, pen, paint, collage, etc as […]

Children’s Mental Health Week

05 Feb

This week (1st-7th Feb) is children’s mental health week. During what has been an unsettling and unusual year, the wellbeing and mental health of our children is on everyone’s minds. With school being closed, increased screen time becoming a necessity, being unable to see relatives and friends, we are left wondering what long term impact this […]

Easy Peasy Play-dough

05 Feb

Hi there! If you’re reading this, you have found the new BRAC Blog! We want to use this space to share seasonal activities, recipes and craft ideas you and your children can do during this lockdown period. Once BRAC is open again we will use the Blog to share updates on the activities and themes […]

Jan 8th 2021

20 Jan

Dear parents and carers, Unfortunately, we have had to take the difficult decision not to open BRAC at this time. We have looked into all the options available to us and the only way that BRAC would feasibly be able to operate during this lockdown period would be to mix year groups. We have taken […]

Latest Lockdown info

07 Jan

7th Jan 2021 Dear parents and carers, As you know, due to the recent lockdown announcements BRAC is currently closed.  Please bear with us whilst we wait for information as to whether we can or cannot open for children of keyworkers.  As per the last lockdown we need to work with school on this as the […]

BRAC is back on Monday 9th

05 Nov

Dear parents and carers, BRAC will be back open again on Monday (9thNovember) and we plan to stay open through-out lockdown and for the rest of the term. Just a reminder to continue to follow these guidelines; 1.    Do not bring your child into BRAC or school if they show any of the 3 related Coronavirus […]

BRAC Closure

28 Oct

BRAC is currently closed. We have had several confirmed cases of coronavirus amongst staff members and majority of the staff team are now self-isolating. We are in contact with and taking advice from the Department of Education and Public Health England. If your child is in Reception & Year 1 and attended BRAC from the […]

Update 10th Aug r.e. INSET DAY

10 Aug

Dear Parent and Carers, I am writing to you to briefly update you regarding our plans to open in September. Thank you for your patience and understanding in this matter, and for your continued support of BRAC.  Once again, we are awaiting government guidance on how afterschool and breakfast Clubs are anticipated to run safely, […]

Registration/ Re-registration Update

09 Jul

Dear Parents and Carers Existing users of BRAC will receive an invoice for September 2020 between 20th-31stJuly 2020. The invoice will consist of the following: Existing sessions to be continued at BRAC  Sessions available from your waiting list request New users of BRAC will receive an invoice or email by 31st July only if we are able to offer a […]