Welcome back everyone!
We’re excited and optimistic as we began a new term. We want our children to be the best that they can be, happy and confident and taking pride in all aspects of school life.
With this in mind we ask that you would give us your full support ensuring that:
We are delighted to start the New Year with the following new roles:
As a result of the nominations for Parent Governor, Mr Daniel Harkness has been appointed. We welcome Mr Harkness to the Board and look forward to his input.
Parent Support Programme:
As part of our participation in the Supporting Families – North Belfast Programme, we will be holding ‘Top Tips to De-stress sessions, commencing on Thursday 11th January 18 starting at 9.00am to 10.30am and running for a total of 3 weeks. We would encourage all parents, grandparents and whoever feels they would benefit from this to come along and find out what it’s all about!!
Tuesday 9th January 18 Football for P6 & P7
Wednesday 10th January 18 Choir
Thursday 18th January 18 Netball for P6 &P7 girls
Winners of the Christmas Competitions:
Guess the Name of the Bear Rebecca Reynolds
Quiz Ryan Scott
Jay and Lola Campbell Varadi
Christmas Jumper Day: We raised a total of £95 for Save the Children Fun – well done!!!
New Intake for Primary 1 and Nursery – September 2018:
The deadline for the return of application forms for P1 and Nursery, is Wednesday 10th January 2018 at 12 noon. Could you ensure that all forms are returned to the school by this date. Should you require a form please contact the school office. We would appreciate if you could spread the word to anyone that you know who may be requiring a place.
Free Microsoft Office for Students:
It is now possible for pupils to download – free of charge – Microsoft Office for PC, MAC, IOS, or ANDROD devices on their personal or home computers – just following the instructions listed below.
In order to help students and teachers to prepare for success this school year, every student is provided with Microsoft Office free of charge with Office 365 you will now have access to the latest version of Word, for writing; Excel, for spreadsheets; PowerPoint, for presentations; OneNote, for organization and note taking and much more.
Follow these simple steps to get Office:
For PC and Mac:
For iOS and Android:
This information is from c2k Implementation & Communications.
On behalf of the staff and myself I would like to wish to all a Happy New Year.