Presentation on theme: "Welcome to St. Bernadette’s Primary School Primary 1 Transition Visit Thursday 23 rd May 2013."— Presentation transcript:
Welcome to St. Bernadette’s Primary School Primary 1 Transition Visit Thursday 23 rd May 2013
What can I expect from today? Information regarding: School Day P1 class structure Uniform Playtime arrangements Lunch Time arrangements Transport After school care How to help your child prepare for school
The School Day – Week One Wednesday 21 st August 9.30am All gather in the Gym Hall 10.30am – 10.45amMorning Interval 12 noonChildren collected from classroom Thursday 22 nd and Friday 23 rd August 9.00am Children line up in playground 10.30am – 10.45amMorning Interval 12.15pmChildren collected from playground
The School Day – Week Two onwards 9.00am School starts 10.30am – 10.45am Morning Interval 12.15pm – 1.00pm Lunch 3.00pm School Ends
P1 Class Structure Maximum class size for P1 is 25. P1 – 25 pupils P1/2 – 5 pupils at P1 and 20 pupils at P2 Circumstances to consider when forming classes: Physical, emotional or psychological development Previous learning record Sibling rivalry Peer group relationships Balance between boys and girls Previous discussions with parents
Uniform The school uniform can be purchased from: Trutex Falkirk 32 Vicar Street Falkirk FK1 1JB Tel: or
There is the option to purchase jackets and badges for blazers.
Tartan Kilt or Black skirt or trousers White shirt with tartan tie (or) White or red polo shirt Black jumper / cardigan (with red stripe) or sweatshirt GIRLS
BOYS Black trousers White shirt with tartan tie (or) White or red polo shirt Black jumper (with red stripe) or sweatshirt
What about Gym? Children will have 2 sessions of gym per week. Every Friday with Mrs Halcrow, PE Specialist. Once a week with the class teacher. Gym kit: Polo shirt Black shorts Indoor shoes
Playtime Arrangements Playtime will be from 10.30am until 10.45am. ‘Buddies’ from P6/7 will assist in the playground. We encourage healthy snacks for playtime. What if it rains?
Lunch Time Arrangements Lunch time is from 12.15pm until 1.00pm. Children pre-order school meals in the morning. School meals cost £1.80 per day.
Come and try the school lunch on Thursday 13 th June. Option 1Roast of the day Broccoli Boiled Potatoes Option 2Macaroni Cheese Sliced Tomato Focaccia Option 3Breaded Chicken Sub All Three OptionsHomemade soup (or) Fruit Bowl Fromage Frais DrinksPlain Milk Flavoured Milk Aqua Juice
Transport We currently have 2 buses which operate to and from St. Bernadette’s Primary School. School Transport Timetable Service 601 Larbert – St. Bernadette’s Primary School Operated by Devon Coaches telephone Larbert (Foundry Loan) 0835 St. Bernadette’s PS 1505 The Inches (Burns Avenue) 0840 Stenhousemuir (Main St) 1510 Muirhall Road 0845 Muirhall Road 1513 Stenhousemuir (Main St) 0848 The Inches (Burns Avenue) 1516 St. Bernadette’s PS 0852 Larbert (Foundry Loan) 1522 Service 607 Carron Works - St. Bernadette’s PS Operated by Dewar Coaches telephone Carron Works 0845 St. Bernadette’s PS 1505 Carronshore (Main Street) 0848 Antonshill (New Carron Road) 1508 Carronshore (Webster Avenue) 0849 Carronshore (Webster Avenue) 1511 Antonshill (New Carron Road) 0853 Carronshore (Main Street) 1512 St. Bernadette’s PS 0855 Carron Works 1515
Before/After School Provision First 4 Kids – First 4 Kids offer a Breakfast Club on the premises from 8.00am. After school from 3.00pm – 6.15pm GX Club – After school from 3.00pm
How to help your child prepare for school Can your child put their own coat on and zip it up? Can your child put on their own shoes? Can you child pack their own bag? LABEL EVERYTHING
Transition Next transition visit is Thursday 13 th June. Meet the teacher Information regarding curriculum Lunch Playtime with Buddies Parent Council Information Pack Questions Teacher visits to nursery
What next? Order lunch for Thursday 13 th June. Is there any part of school life in particular you would like to hear more about on Thursday 13 th June? Tour of School Visit our school blog: Questions