As we race towards December, the weather is certainly getting colder. We will continue to spend lots of time learner outdoors and making use of our wonderful grounds and community spaces. Please can I urge all children to come to school with warm jackets, hats, gloves and appropriate footwear. If anyone needs any items, please call the office and we can check our clothes bank stock.
South Edinburgh Christmas Card Competition
A huge congratulations to Layla in P3 for submitting the winning entry to the local MP Christmas card competition. We hope you enjoy your prize Layla!
Moredun Park Street
A polite reminder that residents are allowed access to Moredun Park Street despite the traffic mitigations in place. We have had concerns raised with us that residents are facing abuse when attempting to access their homes.
If your child needs to be collected early or will be in late due to an appointment, we would please ask that you let us know in advance by email or by phoning the office. Many thanks for your support with this.
Lates / Absence
We are currently reviewing our late and absence policies. We would like to remind you to please call the absence line to let us know if your child will not be in and the reason for this.
PTC Organised School Christmas Cards
Orders are now closed via the PTC. If you still wish to purchase any, please visit www.myschoolprinting.co.uk
Please see the attached menu. Christmas dinner will be served on Wednesday 8th of December. Please order via Parent Pay. Children are welcome to wear Christmas clothes / accessorize on this day.
P7 Camp Clothes – Free!
Thanks to those that come to the clothes stalls. If you still need anything, please call the office to speak with Evey or Jo and they will arrange to get it for you.
We are still accepting donations of good quality second hand toys for our Christmas toy bank. Please hand anything to the office.
We are still accepting donations of second hand Christmas Jumpers so that we can ensure that every learner has one if they wish one. Please pass any donations to the school office.
Reports will come home with pupils during the week beginning Monday 6th of December.
P1 Christmas Show
Due to Covid safety measures in place, we are not able to have live indoor audiences for the Christmas show. The P1 team will however be recording a short sing song to share with our families.
Christmas Party Days
Children are welcome to wear casual / Christmas / party clothes to school on their party day.
Friday 10th – P7
Friday 10th – P6
Monday 13th – P2
Monday 13th – P5
Tuesday 14th – P1
Wednesday 15th – Nursery
Wednesday 15th – P4
Thursday 16th – P3
Important Dates November:
Tuesday 30/11 – St Andrews Day – Wear tartan or blue.
Important Dates December:
Thursday 02/12 – Christmas bumper food / toy / clothes bank.
Wednesday 08/12 – School tree decorating service.
Wednesday 08/12 – Whole school Jingle Bell Community Walk. Special surprise guest.
Wednesday 08/12 – Christmas lunch Day.
Friday 10/12 – Christmas Jumper Day (any sort of cosy jumper / festive wear). £1 optional charity donation.
Mon 13/12-Thur 16/12 – P7 Camp – Lagganlia.
Friday 17th – Festive movie day. Last day of term. Normal finish times.
Acting Head Teacher