Presentation on theme: "Welcome to Balbardie Primary School P1 Information Evening"— Presentation transcript:
1 Welcome to Balbardie Primary School P1 Information Evening
2 Greg 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
3 Improvements this year A snapshot of life in Balbardie
4 School 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
8 Please label all items! All school jumpers/tshirts/trousers/ skirts etc. look the same!
9 Playground Break and Lunch Time Fun timeSupport Staff and leadership team on dutyActivities to play with in the playgroundPeer Mediators on duty (P6 children)
10 Wet Weather Wellies and a change of footwear On wet days pupils will be supervised in their class at interval and lunchtime
11 Lunchtime 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
13 Don’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
14 The Curriculum – CfE Early Level Language & Literacy (including Modern Languages)Maths & NumeracyHealth & Wellbeing (social/emotional/physical)Religious and Moral EducationTechnologiesSocial StudiesScienceExpressive Arts
15 Early Days in Primary 1 Informal Coffee Morning – Wednesday 28th August 2013 at 9am – 10amMeet the Teacher evening – 4th September 2013 at 6pm
16 Mrs White P1 Information Packs School Uniform orders Medical InformationSchool dinner orderingMilk orderingArrangements for visit day 13th June 2013Arrangements for starting school – staggered start
17 MilkOrdered 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
18 Celebrating Achievements in Balbardie Primary School
19 Thank 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!