Wednesday Letter – 23rd November 2016


Sorry the letter is a day late this week!

Dates for the diary
Thursday 24th November – Indoor Games – 3pm – 4pm (P4 – P7), Good News Club – 3pm – 4pm (P4 – P7)
Monday 28th November – Grafters 3pm – 4pm (P7),
Tuesday 29th November – Cookery – 2pm – 3pm (P1 – P3), Art &Crafts – 3pm – 4pm (P4 – P7)

Date Change
Please note the date change from last week for our Christmas Plays and Movie & Munch Night.

3rd P7 AQE Test 3
9th Open Afternoon – 1.30pm – 2.30pm

Open Evening – 6pm – 7pm

13th Christmas Play
14th Christmas Play
15th Movie & Munch Night
19th Theatre Trip
21st Last Day of Term

We would like to wish our P7 pupils the best of luck for their first AQE on Saturday. Remember to stay calm and just do your best.

Open Day
Our open day for prospective Reception and P1 pupils will take place on Friday 9th December from 1.30pm – 2.30pm and also between 6pm and 7pm. If this date does not suit, prospective parents can make an appointment to see around the school.  Please let prospective parents know of this date if their child is due to start school.

Please remember to send all monies into school on Friday of each week.

Real Scientists
We are looking for a selection of large white shirts to use as scientist coats for investigations in our classrooms.  If you have any plain white shirts which you no longer use can you please send into class teachers. Thanks.

We will be attending the Millennium Forum on Monday 19th December to see the pantomime, Cinderella. Can the last few remaining permission slips be returned to school on or before Friday 25th November so we can confirm numbers with the theatre?  As a school, we are pleased to be able to subsidise the cost of this trip to reduce the cost to £10.  We are looking forward to a great trip and entering the Christmas Spirit.  Children will need a packed lunch and we hope to return to school by 5pm.  More details will follow.

Fireside Quiz
Thank you to all the parents who have sold and bought fireside quiz sheets.  Please remember to drop in any sheets and money to school.  Thank you for your support.

Christmas Jumper Day
We will be having a Christmas Jumper Day on the last day of term (21st Dec) to support NSPCC.

Christmas Dinner
We are looking forward to enjoying our Christmas Dinner in school on Wednesday 7th December.

Jack Horner Playgroup
Jack Horner playgroup invite you to their open evening on Monday 28th November from 7pm – 8pm to find out more information and see what the group is all about.

School Dinner Menu
Monday 28th November
Macaroni Cheese or Meadow Chilli Pitta Pocket
Mash, Veg, Salad or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Tuesday 29th November  2016
Roast Gammon with Gravy
Mash & Veg
Rice Pudding & Fruit or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Wednesday 30th November 2016
Sausage & Bean Pie or Fish Fingers
Herb, Dice, Veg
Date Krispie & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Thursday 1st December 2016
Roast Chicken & Stuffing Balls & Gravy
Roast & Mash Potatoes
Crumbly Sponge  & Custard or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt

Friday 2nd December 2016
Chicken Curry, Rice & Naan or Chicken Bites
Chips, Veg, Salad
Arctic Roll & Fruit or Fresh Fruit or Yoghurt