Parent Interviews

Wednesday Letter – 5th October 2016


Dates for the diary
Thursday 6thOctober – P4 – P7 – Good News Club (3pm – 4pm)
Friday 7th October – SCHOOL CLOSED
Monday 10th October – P1 – P3 – Art & Crafts (2pm – 3pm), P7 – Grafters (3pm – 4pm)
Tuesday 11th October – P4 – P7 – Drama (3pm – 4pm), P4 – P7 – Gardening (3pm – 4pm)
Wednesday 12th October – P4 – P7 – Spanish (3pm – 4pm)

Exceptional Closure
Just a reminder for parents that school will be closed on Friday 7th October for a Staff Development Day. Staff will be focusing on our School Development Plan, writing skills and Individual Educational Plans.

Parent Interviews
There are still a few parent interview request forms to be returned to school. Interview times will be sent home with your child on Monday 10th October, therefore could any more parent interview request letters please be sent to class teachers tomorrow (Thursday 6th October). Thanks!

Book Fair
Our scholastic book fair is up and running in our school hall. 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.

As school will be closed on Friday (7th October), please send all money in on Thursday 6th October.

Morning Drop Off!
We are encouraging independence in our children and from October onwards we would like to see all children coming into school to their classrooms by themselves. Parents should contact the office if a message needs to be passed on to their child’s teacher.

Board of Governors – Parent Representative
We are pleased to announce that Mr Sam McAuley has been elected as our new parent representative on the Board of Governors. Thank you to all the parents, we had a great response.

Friends of Dunseverick
There will be a Friends of Dunseverick meeting on Tuesday 11th October at 9.10am in the school hall. Anyone else who is interested is very welcome.

Administration of Medication
Forms will be sent home with regards to the above if this applies to your child. Please complete the necessary forms and return to class teachers. Thanks.

Toberkeigh Youth Club
If you are in P4 – P7 you are invited to come to Toberkeigh Youth Club. Come along for fun, games, making crafts, baking etc. Each week there will be a short epilogue and a tuck shop. It will commence on Saturday 8th October from 6.30pm – 8.00pm.

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.

Home Start
Are you interested in using your free time to support your community? Home Start is a family support group who are looking for volunteers. For more information contact Emma 02870321765

School Dinner Menu 

Monday 10th Oct 2016
Chicken Drumstick or Savoury Mac & Cheese
Herby Dice, Mash, Veg
Date Krispie & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Tuesday 11th Oct 2016
Hot Dog or BBQ Chicken Slider with Chilli Pasta Salad
Mash & Salad
Brownie & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Wednesday 12th Oct 2016
Salmon Fishcakes or Farmers Mince Pie
Mash & Veg
Jelly Fluff & Fruit or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Thursday 13th Oct 2016
Roast Chicken Stuffing & Gravy
Roast & Mash Potatoes
Apple Crumbly Sponge & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Friday 14th Oct 2016
Chicken Curry, Rice & Naan or Chicken Bites
Chips, Peas, Salad
Ice Cream & Sponge Roll or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt