Half Term

Friday Letter – Newsletter

Dates for the diary

Monday 5thNovember –Staff Development Day – Children off school

Thursday 8thNovember-Good News Club – 3pm – 4pm (P4-P7)

Saturday 10thNovember –AQE Test 1

Thank You

Thank you to all the pupils, staff and parents for a fantastic first half term.  We are looking forward to next term and all that it will bring.

Parent Consultations

Thank you to all the parents who attended parent consultations this week. 

Class Photographs

Some of you may have noticed our lovely welcome board in the foyer with all the class pictures.  We normally only take class pictures of P1 and P7 and these were the only pictures that the company sent proofs of.  However, if anyone would like to order a class picture (£15), please contact Dawn after half term and we can place an order.  Any orders need to be placed with Dawn and paid before Friday 9thNovember.

Lunch Menu

For week beginning Monday 5thNovember 2018, we will be following Week 1 on the school lunch menu.  Thank you to Judith and her team for a fantastic Hallowe’en feast on Wednesday and all the lovely prizes.

Theatre Trip

Thank you to everyone who has made payment towards the theatre trip. Just a reminder that the total cost of this trip will be £10 per child which can be paid in full or in 2 instalments – 1st payment to be made before Friday 26thOctoberand final payment to be made before Friday 16th November.  Payment can be made via school money or sent into class teachers.

Half Term

School will finish for all pupils today at 2pm for half term break.  Pupils will return to school on Tuesday 6thNovember 2017.

P5/6 – Class Assembly

Parents, grandparents and friends of our Primary 5/6 children are invited to a special class assembly on Thursday 29th November at 9.30am.  This will be a celebration of the children’s work and we look forward to welcoming you all to school.  Please stay for tea/coffee afterwards.

School Development Day

School will be closed on Monday 5th November for staff training.  Staff will be receiving IPad training and developing action plans for our core subjects within our school development plan.

Things to do this Autumn

Autumnal wander

Kick the leaves

Carve a pumpkin

Bake a cake

Fly a kite

Read a good book

Eat an apple straight from a tree

Friday Newsletter – 20th October 2017

 

Dates for the diary
Monday 23rd October – P5/6 Swimming
Monday 23rd – Thursday 26th October – Parent Consultations
Thursday 26th October – P7 Class Assembly
Friday 27th October – School finishes @ 2pm for all pupils

 

Parent Consultations
All parent consultation letter should now be returned.

Please remember that from Monday 23rd October to Thursday 26th school will finish for all pupils at 2pm for Parent-Teacher Consultations. There will not be any After-Schools Clubs, including 223 club, that week. The buses will collect children at 2pm and pupils should be picked up by car at this time as well.

Zara will be showing a DVD in the Assembly Hall from 2-3pm on each of these days should any parents wish to leave pupils there whilst they are having a consultation with a teacher between these times.

Pumpkin Carving
We are inviting all children to take part in a pumpkin carving competition.  Pumpkins should be carved at home and brought to school on Thursday 26th October.  The winning design in each class will receive a prize.  Children can take pumpkins home with them on Friday 27th October.

Half Term
School will finish for all pupils on Friday 27th October at 2pm for half term break.  Pupils will return to school on Tuesday 7th November 2017.

Behaviour Reward
Well done to Reception, P1, P2, Mr Bell’s P4/5 and P7 – winners of this week’s behaviour reward – one night off ALL homework on Tuesday 7th November.

Friends of Dunseverick
Remember to keep filling the smarties tubes and return to school when full.

P7 – Class Assembly
Parents, grandparents and friends of our Primary 7 children are invited to a special class assembly on Thursday 26th October at 9.30am.  This will be a celebration of the children’s work and we look forward to welcoming you all to school.  Please stay for tea/coffee afterwards.

Christmas Cards
Each child in school has designed their own Christmas card and a draft copy along with an order form is being sent home today.  Please return order forms before Friday 27th October 2017.

Castle Kidz Youth Club, Derrykeighan,
Junior youth club (primary age) will recommence on Friday 20th October 6.45-8.45 pm (please note earlier timings).  Admission is £1 and tuck shop available.

Mosside Parent & Toddler groupmeets each Wednesday in the Presbyterian Church Hall 10a.m. – 12 noon.  All pre-schoolers, parents & carers welcome so why not come along and meet new friends.  Admission £2 per family includes snack.  For further info please contact Joanne Nicholl on 07762673681.

School Dinner Menu

Monday 23rd October  2017
Spaghetti Bolognaise or Fish Coddies
Mash, Veg, Salad
Frozen Mousse, Fruit Or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Tuesday 24th Ocober 2017
Brown Beef Stew
Mash, Herb, Dice, Veg
Chocolate Orange Sponge & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Wednesday 25th October 2017
Chilli Chicken Pitta Pockets with Garlic Mayo or Mac n Cheese
Jelly Fluff & Fruit or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Thursday 26th October 2017
Roast Turkey Stuffing Balls & Gravy
Roast & Mash Potatoes
Veg
Toffee Sponge & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

BONFIRE FEAST

Friday 27th October 2017
Sizzling Sausages with Hot Chips,
Beware the Bonfire Beans or Bubbling Chicken Cauldron Curry, with
Freshly popped poppadums and Rice
Spindly Spider Cakes & Ghoulish Green Fruit

HALLOWEEN DRAW

Friday Letter – 13th October 2017

 

Dates for the diary

Monday 16th October
P5/6 Swimming
P1 – P3 – Dance Club (2pm – 3pm)
P4 – P7 – Dance Club (3pm – 4pm)

Tuesday 17th October
P2 – P3 – Cookery Club (2pm – 3pm)

Wednesday 18th October
P4 – P7 – Eco Club (3pm – 4pm)

Thursday 19th October
Good News Club – P4 – P7 (3pm – 4pm)

Parent Consultations
Everyone will have received a parent consultation date and time today. Please can these be returned on or before Wednesday 18th October.

Please remember that from Monday 23rd October to Thursday 26th school will finish for all pupils at 2pm for Parent-Teacher Consultations. There will not be any After-Schools Clubs, including 223 club, that week. The buses will collect children at 2pm and pupils should be picked up by car at this time as well.

Zara will be showing a DVD in the Assembly Hall from 2-3pm on each of these days should any parents wish to leave pupils there whilst they are having a consultation with a teacher between these times.

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