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Greek School 2017-2018 Opening Day

The Greek School of Nottingham 2017-2018 Opening and Registration day is on Saturday 9th of September 2017 at 10:30 at Djanogly City Academy.  Old and new pupils/students are invited to register for the new school year and stay for the first lesson.  Books and stationery will also be given this day.

 

Please also note that the New Academic year 2017-2018 Blessing (Αγιασμός-Ayiasmos) will take place in our church on Sunday 10th of September after the Holy Service.  Please remember that the Service finishes at 12:30 which means the Blessing will be starting at approximately 12:00.  

 

Finally as it happens every year, at the end of the Holy Service and the new school year Blessing, there will be souvlakia in the church hall for adults and children

 

For midweek evening classes in the church Hall please call 07548516295 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The school committee, the head teacher and the teaching staff wish everyone a productive and successful school year in both the mainstream and the Greek school. 

ADULT GREEK CLASSES 2017-2018

The Adult classes 2017-2018 will run at the Greek Community Hall, 184 Derby Road, NG7 1NF.  

They start the first week of October and run as following: 

Monday 19:00-21:00 Advanced1

Tuesday 19:00-21:00: Advanced2,

Wednesday 19:00-21:00: Beginners,

Thursday 19:00-21:00 Intermediate

For more information in joining our Adult Greek courses please phone 07548516295 Iordanis Paraskevopoulos or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  

25th March celebrations 2017

On Sunday 26th of March 2017 the Greek school of Nottingham will celebrate the national days of the 25th March 1821 and 1st April 1955. The presentation will take place inside the church at the end of the Holy Service.  Parents however are kindly requested to bring children earlier to attend the Holy Service and the Doxology and not later than 11:30. 

The Greek school will run as usual on Saturday 01/04/2017.  School will be closed for Easter holidays on Saturday 08/04/17 and Saturday 15/04/17  

"OXI" celebration 2016/Autumn Half term

This year’s 28th of October celebration (OXI day) will be celebrated this Sunday 23 October 2016 inside the church after the Holy Liturgy.  Our children will be presenting a small parade around the church, poems and plays.  Parents and children should be in church at 11:30 am.

 

Please also note that after the end of the celebration there will be Souvlakia in the Church Hall for all.  

 

Next Saturday 29/10/2016 Greek school is closed due to our Half Term. 

 

Greek school will reopen on Saturday 5/11/2016

End of Term Final Presentation Saturday July 2nd 2016

All parents, guardians and students are cordially invited to celebrate the end of the academic year 2015 -2016. 
 
Please be advised that the format of the school day will be slightly different to enable the end of year presentations to take place and to help parents make only one journey. 

School will be finishing at approximately 1pm but younger students will probably require a small packed lunch.  
 
On arrival at school students will be taken into class to prepare.
 
Parents are invited to stay on site and take light refreshments in the school hall. (Any food/snack contributions would be greatly appreciated)
 
There will be a brief summary from the chair of the Committee and the minutes from our last meeting will be circulated.  

The program of the day will be as following:

  • End of school year presentations by all year groups at 11:15
  • Achievement Assembly/Certificates 11:45
  • Greek dances presentation 12:00

 
Information about registration and next year will also be provided by Iordanis. 
 
Any help in cleaning and tidying the hall at the end of the event would be greatly appreciated. 
 
Unfortunately, we apologise that a school trip has not been organised for next week.  We will be breaking up for the Summer today. 

Three Hierarchs Day/GCSE and A Level Certificates award day

This is to remind you that on Sunday 31/01/2016 our school will be celebrating in the church the Three Hierarchs day which is the day of the Greek letters and education. 

As every year, this is the day that GCSE and A Level certificates are being awarded to successful students.  Therefore all pupils and parents and especially the ones that passed their exams during the last school year are invited to attend and receive their certificates. 

Greek school reports day

This Saturday 19/12/2015, is the last day of Greek school before the Christmas holidays.  

Greek school will re-open on the 9th of January 2016.

Parents/carers are kindly requested to be at school at 14:00, to receive school reports and also talk with teachers about their children’s progress.  

The teachers and the school committee wish everyone:

"Merry Christmas and a happy new year"

Half term and 28th of October celebration

This year’s 28th of October celebration (OXI day) will be celebrated this Sunday 25th of October 2015 inside the church after the Holy Liturgy.  Our children will be presenting a small parade around the church, poems and plays.  Parents and children should be in church as early as possible, as the Service will finish a little earlier (12:15) so that we have time for the presentation.

Please also note that after the end of the celebration there will be Souvlakia in the Church Hall for all.  

Greek school will be running as usual on Saturday 24th of October as our half term break is on Saturday 31stof October 2015.

 

NEW SCHOOL YEAR 2015-2016

School reopens on Saturday 12th of September 2015 at 10.20 am.  This is going to be the Registration day for new pupils.  The already registered ones will update their registration for the new academic year.  Also books and other stationary necessary for attending the 2015-2016 classes will be given to pupils on the same day.

Please note this School year’s blessing “Ayiasmos” will take place in the church on Sunday 20/9/2015.  Parents, pupils/students and teachers are invited to attend.  There will also be souvlakia after the end of the Blessing in the church hall.

 

For all enquires regarding children classes registrations please phone Mr Iordanis Paraskevopoulos on 07548516295 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please remember, there is always place in our Greek Community School for new pupils no matter their origin, age and level of Greek language competence. 

Everyone is more than welcome!!

Greek School Nottingham end of school presentation

We are fast approaching the end of another academic year at Greek School and we would like to thank everyone for the tremendous support they have given all our activities this year. We feel the students have settled well into our new environment and have made progress academically and socially.

 

Although there is no planned school trip this year there will be an opportunity for all to get together on Saturday 27th June 2015 at 12.00pm in the in the school hall for the Annual Presentation assembly. This will mark the official end of the school year and give us the opportunity to congratulate our students on their achievements, celebrate the end of the school year, distribute final reports and say farewell.

 

The presentation will end at approximately 1.30 pm with some refreshments, a small buffet and a fundraising raffle. We would really appreciate any contributions of sweet or savoury snacks and hope as many parents and family members can attend.

 

We wish everyone a happy and relaxing summer break and trust that all our older students have a successful results day in August.