Wednesday Letter – 10th February 2016

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Parent Teacher Interviews
Thank you for supporting the teachers by attending parent interviews and collecting the children early this week, we really do welcome the opportunity to discuss the pupils’ progress.

Half Term
Reminder: school is closed on Friday 12th February for a staff development day and on Monday 15th and Tuesday 16th for half term.

If you are concerned about an issue in school you should raise this initially with the class teacher.  If you are still concerned please speak to me (Miss Roe).  The school’s complaints policy is available on the website, alternatively a copy can be viewed in the school office.

Inclement Weather
In the unlikely event of an unexpected school closure parents will be informed via the school text messaging service.  Please remember to let us know if your contact information changes.

Don’t Forget
Reminder – children should come to school every day with a warm, waterproof coat as we do endeavour to get out for our playtime as often as possible.  If your child wears a fleece or hoody please send a waterproof as well.

Music Tuition
Please note Mr Elliot will be in school tomorrow and any pupils receiving music tuition should bring their instruments to school as normal.

Wear It – Beat It
Tomorrow, Thursday 11 February, we will be raising money for the British Heart Foundation.  This will be a non-uniform day, we invite each child to donate £1.00 and wear something red to school.

The ladies in the kitchen have cooked up a special menu for the day with a ‘red’ theme – yum, yum!

Homemade Pizza – cheese,

tomato and pepper or

Meatballs in a tomato sauce

with spaghetti wriggles

Red veggie salad (tomato, red onion, red pepper & beetroot)

Strawberry Confetti Cake & Custard

Sainsbury’s Active Kids
Sainsbury’s Active Kids is back supporting schools to get free sports and cooking equipment.  Each time you shop you’ll receive one voucher for every £10.00 spent.

The vouchers are available in store now and the scheme runs until 3rd May so be sure to ask friends and family to send you their vouchers too!  A collection box is available outside the school office

Netball Club
Mrs Taggart will be running netball club on Monday afternoons from 3-4 p.m. starting Monday 22nd February.  To book a place please telephone the office tomorrow morning.

Reminder: the P6/7 trip to Woodhall is fast approaching.  Please remember to send any outstanding money to school by next Friday 19th February 2016.

223 Club
223 Club will be available next Wednesday, Thursday and Friday as normal.

Breakfast Club & Early Birds
Breakfast Club and Early Birds will be available next Wednesday, Thursday and Friday as normal.

School Dinner Menu

Monday 15th February 2016
½ Term School Closed

Tuesday 16th February 2016
½ Term School Closed

Wednesday 17th February 2016
Oven Baked Sausages
Onion Gravy, Mash & Veg
Or Garlic Chicken Pasta Bake
Rice Pudding & Fruit

Thursday 18th February 2016
Braised Steak & Onion Gravy
Roast & Mash Potatoes & Veg
Chocolate Pear Sponge & Custard

Friday 19th February 2016
Steak Burger, Chips
Salad / Mash or
Madras Chicken Curry
Rice / Naan
Ice Cream & Fruit


Dates for your calendar
Thursday 11th February Wear It – Beat It
Friday 12th February School Development Day *Pupils should not attend*
Monday 15th – Tuesday 16th February Half Term *Pupils should not attend*
Wednesday 17th February Fun with Drums
Thursday 18th February Good News Club 3 – 4