Month: May 2017

Wednesday Letter – 31st May 2017

Dates For The Diary
Friday 2nd June – Summer Concert – 7pm
Monday 5th June – Mrs Smyth’s Class – Swimming
Arts & Craft Club (P1-P3) – 2-3pm
Grafters – P6 – 3-4pm
Maths Whizz Kids – P5 & P6 – 3-4pm

Sports Day
Sports Day will be held on Friday 9th June at 10am. Children should wear trainers along with shorts/joggers, t-shirt and a fleece/coat. Children will have the option of a takeaway lunch from the school kitchen at 12.30pm (approx). Pupils can go home with parents after Sports Day if they wish.

223 Club
Please remember to send booking slips in on a Monday and remind your child to hand them to their teacher.

Election
Just a reminder that school will be closed on Thursday 8th June for the Election.

Prize Day
Prize Day will be held on Wednesday 28th June 2017 at 10am. P7 children will finish on this day when prize day is over.

Welly Boots
P4 – Please send in 1 welly boot for your child to practise the welly boot throw for Sports day

Mrs Edgar
Mrs Edgar has announced her retirement from teaching at the end of this school year. Mrs Edgar would like to pass on that it has been a privilege to have been involved in the education of so many wonderful children during her 22 years at Dunseverick Primary.

Friends of Dunseverick 

A MASSIVE THANKS to all the staff, parents, pupils and stall holders. A lot of preparation and hard work went into organising the craft fair and we were delighted to raise a wonderful total of £932.80 for school funds.

Holidays
If you are intending to take your child/children on holiday before the end of school term, please put it in writing to the class teacher.

Summer Concert
There are still a few tickets available for the summer concert this Friday 2nd June in Portballintrae Hall. Contact Dawn or Katy Graham if you would like to purchase a ticket.

Ballylough Living History Trust – 10th & 11th June – 10.30am – 5.30pm
David and June Traill are holding a living History Weekend on their grounds off the Castlecatt Road. Re-enactments from Viking and Medieval times right through to World Wars will be held every hour. Lots of family entertainment available – bouncy castles, archery, orienteering etc.

School Dinner Menu 

Monday 5th June 2017
Garlic Chicken Traybake or Chicken Quesadilla with Corn Salsa
Mash & Veg
Date Krispie & Fruit or Fresh fruit or Yoghurt

Tuesday 6th June 2017
Cheese & Beans Jackets or Spaghetti Arrabiatta
Herb Dice & Veg
Jelly & Fruit or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Wednesday 7th June 2017
Sausage Salsa Rollovers or Fish Fingers
Mash Veg, Salad
Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Thursday 8th June 2017
Roast Chicken Stuffing Balls & Gravy
Roast & Mash Potatoes
Veg
Pineapple Sponge & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Friday 9th June 2017
*Takeaway Lunch*
Chicken Bites/Steak Burger
Chips & Salad
Ice Cream & Fruit

P3 plant potatoes!!

Primary 3’s have had a brilliant morning at The Giant’s Causeway planting potatoes! They enjoyed being out in the sunshine! Thanks to Stanley (who used to drive our yellow bus) for taking us there safely!

Wednesday Letter – 24th May 2017

Dates For The Diary
Monday 29th May – School Closed
Tuesday 30th May – School Closed

Sun Cream
The weather is looking good for the next few days. Please send your child to school with sun cream already applied and also with a sun hat.

Sports Day
Sports Day will be held on Friday 9th June at 10am. Children will have the option of a takeaway lunch from the school kitchen at 12.30pm (approx). Pupils can go home with parents after Sports Day if they wish.

223 Club
Please remember to send booking slips in on a Monday and remind your child to hand them to their teacher.

Dress Down Friday
As part of the Bank Holiday weekend children can come to school in their own clothes this Friday 26th May. 

Welly Boots
P4 – Please send in 1 welly boot for your child to practise the welly boot throw for Sports day.

Friends of Dunseverick 

Craft Fair – Saturday 27th May – 10am – 3pm
Please let friends and family know. Admission £2.50 for adults, includes coffee/tea and traybake. Kids are free!
Help we still require a few more helpers for the kitchen and admissions.
Please leave any tray bakes into school on Friday.

All money raised from this event will be going directly to school funds to help purchase new resources. All help and support will be greatly appreciated. Please contact Dawn if you can spare an hour or two.

Holidays
If you are intending to take your child/children on holiday before the end of school term, please put it in writing to the class teacher.

Potato Planting
Primary 3 will be visiting the National Trust at the Giant’s Causeway on Friday 26th May to plant potatoes. Children will be back in school for break time.

Circus Skills 

If your child would be interested in taking part in a circus skills workshop during the summer, please contact Katy Graham (07400991270) for more details.

School Dinner Menu 

Monday 29th May 2017
School Closed

Tuesday 30th May 2017
School Closed

Wednesday 31st May 2017
Sausage & Bean Pie or Fish Coddies
Mash, Veg, Salad
Jelly Fluff & Fruit or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Thursday 1st June 2017
Roast Gammon Stuffing Balls & Gravy
Roast & Mash Potatoes
Veg
Chocolate Brownie & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Friday 2nd June 2017
Chicken Curry, Rice, Naan or Chicken Bites, Chips, Salad
Ice Cream, Fruit & Toffee Sauce or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt