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Weekly Newsletter 22nd October

 
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Weekly Newsletter 22nd October
by Mr L Greenslade - Monday, 22 October 2018, 10:56 AM
 

JEWELLERY, VALUABLES AND MONEY etc

No pupil should be bringing jewellery or valuables to school. It has come to our attention that children are bringing expensive necklaces and rings and leaving them in their bags. The only money that should be brought into school is dinner money, snack money and trip money etc. Money should be in clearly labelled envelopes.

BRITISH LEGION POPPY DAY

We will be selling a variety of items for Poppy day, including stationary this year. Our Head Boy and Head Girl will be selling them at break time in the school hall for pupils and if parents wish to make a purchase they will be at the main entrance at the start of the day. The items are priced as follows:

Poppy – 50p

Eraser – 50p

Reflector – 50p

Pencil Sharpener – 50p

Ruler - £1.00

Pencil – 50p

Wristband – 50p

Snapband - £1.00

Friendship Bracelet - £1.00

FLU VACCINATION FORMS

Don’t forget to return your vaccination forms this week.  Vaccination date 6th November, if your child is in Reception to Year 6 and you have not received a form please call into the office and get one.

PARKING

Please make a conscious effort to park considerately especially in Coed Celynen estate. Thank you!

PARENT GROUP

Thank you to the parents who offered to be on a Parent Group. A meeting has been planned for Wednesday 7th November 2018 at 3.30pm – look forward to seeing you then!

HALF TERM

School will finish for Half Term on Friday 26th October 2018 at 3.30pm. School will re-open on Monday 5th November 2018

CULTURE DAY

Our Culture day is on Friday 23rd November 2018.  The country this term is USA. Children can wear non uniform / American theme. There will be a special menu at lunch time on the day with an American theme. Lunch will be normal price if children would like to have lunch on that day.

DINNER MENU

This week is Menu 2

HARVEST

Our Harvest Festival is this Friday. We will be collecting food items for the local Food Bank! Thank you for your support.

PARENT ASSOCIATION

Spooky raffle tickets are now on sale in the classes up until 25th October.  Tickets are £1.00 and money should go to the class.  Raffle will be drawn on Friday 26th October.  There will be a Spooky, sparkly bonanza at 3.15 on Friday 26th October, lots of goodies for sale.  The P. A. Christmas Fayre is planned for Friday 23rd November (time to be confirmed)

CHEQUES

When paying by cheque please remember that all cheques for dinner money should be made out to Caerphilly County Borough Council (CCBC) and cheques for trips etc. should be made out to Abercarn Primary School

WELSH PHRASE

Please try and use the following phrase:

Ga i fynd i'r tŷ bach os gwelwch yn dda? - Can I go to the toilet please?

Cei / Na cei - Yes / No