Autumn Term

Wednesday Letter – 7th September 2016


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Dates for the Diary
Thursday 8th September – Good news Club (3-4pm)
Monday 12th September – P5/6 Swimming

After Schools Clubs
Children will have a received a letter yesterday outlining the afterschool’s clubs we are offering this term. Please complete the reply slip and return to school along with payment to secure your child’s place.

Healthy Habits
To coincide with encouraging healthy eating habits, each class is going to participate in a 1km walk everyday around school grounds.  Please send in welllies/change of footwear for ‘North Coast’ weather.

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 by Monday 19th September.

Milk Money
Any parent who would like their child to have milk this term, can payment please be sent to Dawn by Friday 9th September.

2pm & 3pm Pick Up!
Parents, please ensure your child knows how they are being picked up from school at home time.  If arrangements change during the day, please inform Dawn in the office, who can let class teachers know.

Pupil Information
Please can any remaining pupil information sheets be sent to class teachers on or before Friday 9th September.

AQE Registration
AQE registration closes on Friday 9th September.  Any P7 parent who would like their child to sit AQE entrance tests must complete necessary forms. These can be found on the website

Parent Information Board
A new information board for parents is located beside the office.  A copy of the Wednesday newsletter will be here along with afterschool activities and other community notices.

Book Fair
Our annual book fair will be held on Wednesday 5th and Thursday 6th October.  More details will follow.

Community Notices
Bush Tots will start today (7th) in Hamill Hall Bushmills and Portballintrae Tots will start on Friday 9th September in the village hall in Portballintrae. Please contact Lizzie for more details (07735438828).

Shotokan Karate Classes are also running.  Please contact 07931981962 for more details.


School Dinner Menu

Monday 12th Sept 2016
Chicken Drumstick or Savoury Mac & Cheese
Herby Dice, Mash, Veg
Date Krispie & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Tuesday 13th Sept 2016
Hot Dog or BBQ Chicken Slider with Chilli Pasta Salad
Mash & Salad
Brownie & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Wednesday 14th Sept 2016
Salmon Fishcakes or Farmers Mince Pie
Mash & Veg
Jelly Fluff & Fruit or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Thursday 15th Sept 2016
Roast Chicken Stuffing & Gravy
Roast & Mash Potatoes
Apple Crumbly Sponge & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Friday 16th Sept 2016
Chicken Curry, Rice & Naan or Chicken Bites
Chips, Peas, Salad
Ice Cream & Sponge Roll or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt