Month: September 2017

Friday Letter – 29th September 2017

Dates for the diary

Monday 2nd October
P5/6 Swimming
P1 – P3 – Dance Club (2pm – 3pm)
P4 – P7 – Dance Club (3pm – 4pm)

Tuesday 3rd October
P2 – P3 – Cookery Club (2pm – 3pm)

Wednesday 4th October
P4 – P7 – Eco Club (3pm – 4pm)
Book Fair Arrives in school

Thursday 5th October
Good News Club – P4 – P7 (3pm – 4pm)

Friday 6th October
School Closed – Staff Development Day


Book Fair
Our scholastic book fair will be in school on Wednesday 4th October and Thursday 5th October.  The fair will be open for purchases on the Wednesday and Thursday mornings from 8.30am – 9.30am and on the Wednesday and Thursday afternoons from 2pm – 3.15pm.  If parents are unable to attend the Book Fair, they can send money with pupils, so that they can purchase a book with their class teacher.

Behaviour Reward
Well done to Reception/Primary 1, Mr Bell’s Primary 4 & 5 and Primary 7 who achieved the class behaviour award this week in assembly.

Exceptional Closure
Just a reminder for parents that school will be closed on Friday 6th October for a Staff Development Day.  Staff will be focusing on our School Development Plan, mental maths skills and Individual Educational Plans.

As school will be closed on Friday (6th October), please send all money in on Thursday 5th October.

Parent Consultations
This year, consultations will take place from Monday 23rd October until Thursday 27th October.  Letters have been sent home today with more details.

Friends of Dunseverick
Thank you to all the parents who attended the first meeting on Wednesday. Some brilliant fundraising ideas were discussed and we will be sending out an information sheet with details soon.

Breakfast Club
Please remember that if children need to be in school between 8.00am and 8.40am, they should be at breakfast club. £1.05 for toast, cereal, milk, juice, tea or water

Christmas Theatre Trip
We have booked to take the children to see Cinderella in the Braid Arts Centre in Ballymena on Wednesday 20th December.  More details and payment options will be available next week.  This is a fantastic opportunity for children and we hope as many children will be able to experience a theatre visit.

Youth Club
Ballintoy and Dunseverick Youth Club restarts on Saturday 30th September at 6pm in Ballintoy Parish Hall with a film night, new members welcome.

Mount Druid Mums & Tots
The above group meet each Thursday morning in Ballintoy Parish Church hall from 10am – 12 noon.  Come along for a coffee and chat while the babies and toddlers play and have fun


School Dinner Menu

Monday 2nd October 2017
Sun Blush Tomato Spaghetti or Cheese & Ham Panini
Salad, Veg, Potatoes
Frozen Mousse & Fruit or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Tuesday 3rd October 2017
Braised Steak & Onion Casserole
Mash, Herb Dec, Veg
Apple Sponge & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Wednesday 4th October 2017
‘Gruffalo Lunch’
Roasted Fox with Scrambled Snake
(Roast Chicken Stuffing Balls & Gravy
Roast & Mash Potatoes,Veg)
Gruffalo Crumble Cake & Owl Ice cream
(Apple Crumble & Ice Cream)

Thursday 5th October 2017
Chicken Curry or Chicken Bites
Rice, Chips & Naan
Veg & Salad.
Choice of Yoghurt & Fruit.

Friday 6th October 2017
***School Closed***