Wednesday Letter – 14th September 2016

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Dates For The Diary
Monday 19th September
P1- P3 – Art & Craft (2pm – 3pm)
P7 – Grafters (3pm – 4pm)
Tuesday 20th September
P4 – P7 – Drama (3pm – 4pm)
P4 – P7 – Gardening (3pm – 4pm)
Wednesday 21st September
P4 – P7 – Spanish (3pm – 4pm)

Blooming Marvellous
A big shout out to Bushmills Garden Centre for kindly donating plants, seeds and hanging baskets. We can’t wait to see the results when our gardeners get their hands on them!

Plea for Plants
If you are stocking up with your winter plants and spring bulbs we would love it if you could pop one extra in your basket for us. We are hoping to plant up a number of areas around school and would really appreciate any help.

After School Clubs
There are still a few spaces left in some of the after school clubs.  Any remaining reply slips should be sent to school on or before Friday 16th September.

Funs with Drums and Spanish still have to be confirmed. We will send confirmation to parents as soon as possible.

Healthy Habits
Every Friday we are introducing a focus fruit and vegetable for the children to try.  During September we will be focusing on strawberries and carrots.

We would like to say a massive thank you to Glasses Fruit Shop in Bushmills for sponsoring our healthy habits and providing the fruit and vegetables each Friday.

 

Ulsterbus
Translink have contacted the school asking that parents/guardians are at the bus stop on time for pick up. This avoids any unnecessary distress for children and the drivers are on a schedule for other pickups.

Friends of Dunseverick
We would love to harness the power of friends and parents to organise a few events/fundraisers throughout the year. A note will be going home for your chance to express an interest and get your thinking caps on!

Board of Governors
We currently need a parent representative for our Board of Governors.  If anyone would be interested please email a ‘blurb’ about yourself and why you would be interested to info@dunseverickps.bushmills.ni.sch.uk by Monday 19th September.

Violin & Woodwind
We are delighted to welcome Mr Elliott and Miss McDermott back to school this year to provide specialist music tuition to some of our pupils.  We look forward to hearing the children play at upcoming school events.

Community Notices
Mosside Parent and Toddler returns Wednesday 14th September, meeting in Mosside Presbyterian Church Hall from 10am -12noon. All parents and carers welcome. For further details please contact Joanne on 07762673681.

 

School Dinner Menu

Monday 19th Sept 2016
Chilli Chicken Tortilla or Baked Potato with Cheese & Beans
Mash & Salad
Chocolate Sponge & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Tuesday 20th Sept 2016
Roast Gammon & Gravy
Mash & Veg
Banana Muffin or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Wednesday 21st Sept 2016
Spaghetti Bolognese or Oven Baked Sausages
Herb Dice, Mash, Beans & Veg
Jelly & Fruit or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Thursday 22nd Sept 2016
Braised Steak, Stuffing & Gravy
Roast & Mash Potatoes
Veg
Flapjack & Fruit or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Friday 23rd Sept 2016
Chicken Curry, Rice & Naan or Fish Fingers
Chips, & Veg
Ice Cream & Pears or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt