Presentation on theme: "PGL Dalguise Activities Week 2012 Parent Information Evening"— Presentation transcript:
1 PGL Dalguise Activities Week 2012 Parent Information Evening
2 The Agenda For Tonight Itinerary – Drop off and Pick up times. What to take to Dalguise – Kit ListThe Blog ProjectMedication / DietRooming and Spending Money.
3 The Plan For Monday 28th May Students should be at school for 8.30am on the Monday as we intend to leave for Dalguise at 9am.Lunch will be provided when we arrive at Dalguise at 12 noon.We’ll make a bathroom stop on the way up at the service station before the Forth Road Bridge.Bathroom StopDunbar
4 Coming Home On The Friday Students will get their breakfast at Dalguise on the Friday morning.We aim to be back at Dunbar Grammar School at on the Friday.
5 Activity GroupsStudents will be divided into activity groups with 12 in each group.Each group will be accompanied by a member of the school staff at all times on activities.Activities will be led by the Centre's trained instructors at all times.
6 2-6 students per bedroom The Stables The Lodges In PSE students will be asked to nominate people they’d like to be in a dorm with.
7 Description of What to Bring Sleeping Bag and Pillow Dalguise Kit ListItem Of KitDescription of What to BringNightwearPyjama top and bottoms for sleeping inUnderwearEnough for 5 days – pack a few spares in case you get wet.SocksOver ankle length.2 or more JumpersSweatshirts or fleeces are good.3-4 T ShirtsVest tops are not recommended.3-4 Pairs of Old TrousersTracksuit bottoms, cargo trousers or cotton jogging bottoms are good. Jeans are not suitable.2 Pairs of ShortsNo denim shorts.2 pairs of trainersOne for wet activities, one for dry activities.1 pair of indoor shoesSlippers or trainers to be worn indoors.Waterproof JacketMay be needed if the weather is wet.Baseball Cap/ HatWoolly hats or caps are fine.1 set of disco clothesSomething nice to wear for the disco on the last night.Wash BagSoap, shampoo, toothbrush, roll on deodorant etc2 TowelsTowels should be large.Plastic Water BottleTo keep students hydrated.Small Bag/RucksackSomething small keep your water bottle / sunscreen in.SunscreenEssential SPF 30+Insect RepellentLots of midges up at Dalguise.Pocket MoneyApproximately £10, there is a souvenir/sweet shop.Disposable CameraA camera to take photographs. Staff will also take photographs which can be copied to pupils.Sleeping Bag and PillowA basic sleeping bag – students will be sleeping in dorms at all times.MedicationMedication should be labelled with the students name, instructions and the dose they’ve to take.
8 Electrical Equipment, Phones and Money Students are not to take any valuables or mobile phones to Dalguise.Staff will have phones where students can contact home if they need to.Pocket money should be kept to a minimum. Approximately £10 for the week.
9 MedicationAll medical conditions and dietary requirements must be filled out on the PC1 form.Put it in a clear plastic bag with the student’s name and contentsLabel medication with the student’s name and dose
10 Blog ProjectTo keep everyone updated on the groups progress during activities week.The student’s will write the blog as part of an evening activity and post photos on the school website.If you don’t want photographs of your child on the school website please write this on the PC1 form.
11 Final Payments Cost (£) Date Cost (£) Date Parents with children attending other DGS trips during activities week.Full Cost Payment PlanCost (£)DateDeposit £7527th Oct£5024th Nov26th Jan23rd Feb29th MarchCost (£)DateDeposit £7527th Oct£3524th Nov26th Jan23rd Feb£4529th MarchPlease speak to Mr Simpson if you need to discuss payments.