Explorers 3 Homepage

Welcome to our home page.

Below you will find important information about being in Explorers 3 at Abercanaid.

School is open at 8:50am

Infant children come into school through their classroom door.

Please collect your child at 3.15 p.m. from our classroom door in the infant yard. Please ask for your child until we get to know you; if someone else is collecting your child please inform us in the morning. Thank you.


P.E. Friday afternoon.

All children must bring shorts and a t-shirt in a bag with their name on. P.E. kits will be kept in school for the half term.

Please label all your child's clothing and bags as jumpers and t-shirts frequently get lost. Thank you.

Reading Days

Group 1 children read on a Monday and Thursday

Group 2 children read on a Tuesday and Friday

Please bring in reading folders on the correct day and comment on your child's reading in their yellow books.

Spellings/Homework-return homework either on Monday/Tuesday depending on your child's reading day.

Spellings tests are every Wednesday. Please bring in your Spelling Bee folders every Wednesday so new ones can be placed inside and new homework can be given.

Our school has a healthy eating policy so please only send water, fruit or a vegetable for break. No fruit winders, juice or cereal bars. Thank you.

Meet the Staff

We deliver the Foundation phase curriculum, inline with the Welsh Government's guidelines. Find more information here: http://gov.wales/docs/dcells/publications/170627-hwst-foundation-en.pdf