Wednesday Letter – Wednesday 27th April

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Wednesday 27th April                                                      No. 28

Monday 2nd May – Friday 6th May            School Closed

Monday 9th May                         P5 (Mr K) and P7 Swimming
Netball Club 3 – 4

Wednesday 11th May                  Gardening Club 3 – 4

*Sports Day – Friday 3rd June (weather permitting)

The children completed their pupil questionnaires last Friday in school and should have brought home a booklet, ‘Simple Conversations to Keep Your Child Safe From Abuse’.  I appreciate abuse can be a difficult topic to discuss with a child but hopefully this guidance from the NSPCC will enable you to do it in an understandable and reassuring way.

Remember the NSPCC’s underwear rule:
P – privates are private
A – always remember your body belongs to you
N – no means no
T – talk about secrets that upset you
S – speak up someone can help

Road Safety
Last week I reminded parents that it falls to each one of us to act in a manner that keeps all our children safe when dropping off and picking up children.  I am disappointed to note a number of people continue to park in the bus stop or double park on the road putting our pupils in danger.  I ask all parents remember to park politely and urge you to pass this message on to grandparents, child-minders etc. who may also help out with the school run.

Sainsbury’s Active Kids
Remember to keep collecting the vouchers when shopping in Sainsbury’s and drop these in the collection box at reception.

School Nurse
The school nurse asked us to send home forms for completion by P1 parents in advance of her visit on Thursday 12th May.  A small number of these are still outstanding – please return to school before we finish on Friday.

School Closures
Please remember pupils should not attend on the following dates:
Mon 2nd – Fri 6th May
Fri 27th & Mon 30th May

Breakfast Club & Early Birds
Please note Breakfast Club and Early Birds are available all this week and start back on Monday 9th May.

223 Club
Parents are reminded that 223 Club is available all this week and starts back on Monday 9th May.

Mrs Boyd will be running choir after school in Thursdays from 3-4 p.m.  If your son or daughter is interested in attending choir please telephone Moira to book a place.
Choir will run on the following dates:

Thurs 12th & 19th May*
Thurs 2nd & 9th June
*Please note choir will not run on Thursday 26th May.

School Dinner Menu

Monday 9th May 2016
Cheese & Beans Jacket Potato
OR Spaghetti Bolognaise
Mash, Veg, Coleslaw
Jammy Coconut Sponge & Custard

Tuesday 10th May 2016
Fish Fingers OR Chicken & Corn Pie (Soda Topping)
Mash, Herb Dice, Veg
Raspberry Ripple Flavoured Mousse

Wednesday 11th May 2016
Sausage & Bean Pie OR
Brown Beef Stew
Jelly Wobbler & Fruit

Thursday 12th May 2016
Roast Gammon, Stuffing, Gravy
Roast & Mash Potatoes, Veg
Pineapple Cake & Custard

Friday 13th May 2016
Chicken Curry, Rice & Naan
OR Ham & Cheese Panini Melts
Chips, Peas, Beetroot
Ice Cream & Fruit