Presentation on theme: "Welcome to Balbardie Primary School P1 Information Evening"— Presentation transcript:
1Welcome to Balbardie Primary School P1 Information Evening
2Greg Welsh (HT) Communication with school/home: Newsletters Emails Phone callsCall in to school officeBalbardie Blether – School Bloghttps://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/wl/Balbardieor Google Search – Balbardie BletherClasses for Next Session
3Improvements this year A snapshot of life in Balbardie
4School Hours Soft start at 8.50am School begins at 8.55am Interval 10.30amLunchtime 12.15pm p4-7Lunchtime 12.30pm p1-3School ends 3.25pm
8Please label all items! All school jumpers/tshirts/trousers/ skirts etc. look the same!
9Playground Break and Lunch Time Fun timeSupport Staff and leadership team on dutyActivities to play with in the playgroundPeer Mediators on duty (P6 children)
10Wet Weather Wellies and a change of footwear On wet days pupils will be supervised in their class at interval and lunchtime
11Lunchtime Packed lunches School dinner in our gym hall 3 trays red, blue or greenChildren order their dinner in the morningYou will receive a copy of the menu in your P1 pack – this is usually changed around April time
13Don’t worry! Tidying up at home Dressing him/her self Label everything- 25 sweatshirts all look the same !Flush the toilet and wash hands- encourage at homeTalk to your child about what they have been learning at school
14The Curriculum – CfE Early Level Language & Literacy (including Modern Languages)Maths & NumeracyHealth & Wellbeing (social/emotional/physical)Religious and Moral EducationTechnologiesSocial StudiesScienceExpressive Arts
15Early Days in Primary 1 Informal Coffee Morning – Wednesday 28th August 2013 at 9am – 10amMeet the Teacher evening – 4th September 2013 at 6pm
16Mrs White P1 Information Packs School Uniform orders Medical InformationSchool dinner orderingMilk orderingArrangements for visit day 13th June 2013Arrangements for starting school – staggered start
17MilkOrdered at the end of each term – you will get lots of notice from the school office on when this has to be paid byOrders cannot be taken after this date – West Lothian Council PolicyMilk kept in fridges in P1/2 areaChildren get milk at some point during the school day
18Celebrating Achievements in Balbardie Primary School
19Thank you for listening. … Thank you for listening! …. Please come down to the P1 classrooms and collect your packs – you will also have the opportunity to see which class your child will be in!