Buttington Trewern CP School News Sept 2013
Welcome back after a super summer holiday.
Happy 60th Birthday to BTCP
May I also welcome our new intake into the Nursery and Reception Class and new pupils in the infants and juniors.It is great to have you all on board .
Get Well Soon Mrs Lord.
Mrs Lord sends her thanks to all those pupils,parents and staff for their lovely cards and messages.She is doing well in recovering from her foot operation and is missing all her friends at BTCP.
GET WELL SOON MRS LORD and keep up the good work Mrs Hamer who is very successfully running the class.
Tag Rugby Success for School
On Wed 10th Sept the school rugby teams took part for the first time in the Cobra tag rugby tournament and came out on top.It was a fantastic display of teamwork in a tournament consisting of 36 teams.
Congratulations to all 20 players and Mr Vaughan head coach.
Healthy snacks at Breaktime.
As a school the pupils in KS 2 (juniors) are being encouraged to bring a healthy snack at breaktime.Healthy snacks have been so successful in the infants.A national drive towards healthy diets advises all pupils to bring in healthy snacks.(Fit 4 Life).So far snacks brought in have been encouraging.
New School Website
The new school website has just gone live.We want the site to be fully interactive providing all users with information about school life.I would welcome feedback or sections you would like to see on the site.I shall be posting the important documents on the site in the near future.Happy surfing.
I would like to take this opportunity to thank all dog owners from not using the school grounds .We have noticed a massive difference and appreciate your support.Thanks to the school council for distributing flyers to our school neighbours.
Photographs on Social Networks
Just a reminder –please don’t post school photograghs on any social media sites as it may include other pupils in the backround who may not want their children in the photo.Thanks for your support in this matter.
The school has run a successful jeans 4 genes day (20/9/13) ,where pupils donated a £1 or more to the charity.This charity supports children with gene disorders. WELL DONE ALL FOR THE FANTASTIC EFFORT.We raised £140.
Pupils will also be having a pink day-(last day of half term to support breast cancer.So come on dig out the pink for this special day.
Keep on Running
Congratulations to Mr Vaughan on completing the Lake Vyrnwy half marathon in 1hr 50 mins.All sponsorship money went to the Severn Hospice.
Finally a massive congratulations to Seren Lovatt (year 6) for winning the Welsh Judo championship at Cardiff in early September.Seren will now train with the Welsh squad .An amazing achievement and who knows I may be on my way to Rio for the next olympics !
The school food bank is still running and is based in the junior corridor.So if you have any non perishable food to donate,then please do and this food will be forwarded to the area coordinators for distribution.
Amazing year for the PTFA.
Congratulations and thank you for your amazing effort last year by all those involved with the PTFA.The incredible amount of £5,500 has been handed over to school to enhance school studies.This super human effort is appreciated greatly by all at BTCP.
Diolch yn fawr iawn/Thank you very much!