News & Events
There are a number of events that take place across the year –
October: The first of two parent/teacher evenings takes place, The New Start Meeting. Parents are offered 30 minute appointments on a choice of 2 days, from 3.30 – 7pm; parents can also choose to have a telephone call with their child’s teacher if they prefer.
The School’s Christmas Party is a whole school, whole staff and family affair which the children greatly enjoy.
The ever popular Christmas Show takes place twice – once for a morning performance and the second in the evening, to allow as many parents as possible to see their child on the stage!
March: The second of two parent/teacher evenings takes place, The Progress Meeting. Again, parents are offered 30 minute appointments on a choice of 2 days, from 3.30 – 7pm.
May: Whole School trip to Painshill Park.
June: School Birthday Party – A family fun day with a variety of stalls and activities
July: Sports Day – this is held at Barn Elms playing fields, Hammersmith and students’ families are welcome. We have a picnic lunch after the sports day, followed by the medal presentation.
Residential trips- All students go on a residential trip with their class group. The Trips allow us to assess the students' independent living skills and to have fun at the end of the year.
Prizegiving and Leavers’ Assembly – this normally takes place on the last day of the Summer Term, in the afternoon, and is open to all families but particularly those of our Y11 leavers. Students receive effort prizes in all subjects, and our leavers give a speech/presentation about their time at Parayhouse. Afterwards there are refreshments and students leave for the summer holidays.