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To get you all in the festive spirit the Parents & Friends Association are hosting Christmas Bingo this Sunday (11th December 2022) in our Master’s Hall. Doors open at 6.30 p.m. with eyes down at 7:00 p.m.


A fantastic range of cash prizes and prizes up for grabs sponsored by local businesses along with a Final Snowball £500 Single books £10 each.

So why not join us for a night’s craic?

Broadbridge Primary School                 Thursday 1st December  2022  Note 14

School Diary   Friday 2nd Dec. 5:00-8:00 p.m. Santa ‘Drive Thru’

Sunday 18th Dec. Primary 1 Nativity Mass at Star of The Sea 12:00 Noon.

SCHOOL PROVISION CLUB COST
Mon 5th Dec. –

Friday 9th Dec.

Morning Club – 8:00-8:45 (£1 PER CHILD)
2-3 PM Club – 2:00-3:00 (£2 PER CHILD)
Afterschool Club – 3:00-4:15 (£3 PER CHILD)

PLEASE NOTE:  ALL CLUBS MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE ON THE PARENTPAY APP

 

Afterschool Provision – The school will print a register every day of the children booked in for 2-3 & Afterschool clubs. All bookings for these clubs must be made before 8:45 a.m. on the day that your child/ren is due to attend. If you miss this cut off time or pick up arrangements for the day change, your child may still attend however we would appreciate a call to the school office to make us aware of these changes. (This is not required if your child is fully aware of where they need to go after school. But if this is a change to your child’s normal routine or they are in Foundation or KS1 you may wish to do so as a precautionary measure.)

 

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

DAY ACTIVITY TIME & VENUE ACTIVITY SUPERVISORS
Monday

5th Dec.

Cross-Country

P4, 5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15    At School Miss O’Neill &

Assisting Coaches

Tuesday

6th Dec.

  Gaelic

              P5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15    At School Miss Maguire

(Assisted by coaches from

both parish Gaelic clubs)

Wednesday

7th Dec.

Skill School P1 & P2 2:00-3:00    At School Mr Ricky Fernandez &

Assisting Coaches

Skill School P3 & P4 3:00-4:15    At School
Thursday

8th Dec.

Netball

P5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15    At School Mrs Katrina Gillespie

Mrs Mairead Hull

Friday

9th Dec.

‘The World Cup’

P4, P5

3:00-4:15    At School Mr Mc Laughlin &

Assisting Coaches

Be prepared for wet weather.  Cross-Country, Gaelic & Soccer players bring boots and trainers.

If you have any concerns or your child has medical needs, please contact the school office and bring to the attention of one of the people in charge.

 

Winter Wonderland ‘Drive Thru’ Invite you to meet Santa Claus at our Winter Wonderland ‘Drive Thru’ event this Friday 2nd December 2022 (This event has been brought forward from Saturday.) between 5:00-8:00 p.m. Santa and his Elves are very excited to meet all the boys & girls. Don’t forget to bring your letter for Santa, he might have a little treat for you! Ho Ho Ho!

 

Christmas Bingo – To get you all in the festive spirit the Parents & Friends’ Association are hosting Christmas Bingo on Sunday 11th Dec in the ‘Master’s Hall’. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with eyes down at 7:00 p.m. A fantastic range of prizes and cash are up for grabs, sponsored by our local businesses. Final House Snowball £500! In 45 numbers. Books available from the school office £10 each. Why not come along and join us for a night’s craic!  See Attached Flyer.

 

Saint Vincent De Paul – Please return all unsold books tomorrow. We have sellers looking for additional books. Thank you.

 

Shared Education – The best of luck to P5A who are performing their Christmas Concert with Project Sparks as part of their Shared Education project next Thursday.

 

Netball – Well done to the P7 Girls who participated in the Northwest Primary Schools’ Fun Tournament in the Foyle Arena on Wednesday winning all their matches. Great preparation for the League in January.

 

*** School Crossing Patrol *** – The school crossing patrol had to be extended for one week to enable the department additional time to carry out an assessment. There will be no one available to do the school crossing patrol from Monday 5th December onwards.

‘Broadbridge does the Santa run.’ We are proud to support the Daily Mile, which aims to improve the physical, social, emotional and mental health and wellbeing of our children.  This year the Daily Mile is holding a Santa Run on Friday 2nd December.  We are doing this during the school day so everyone can join in.  Grab your Santa hats/headbands and get in the festive spirit!

 

Ladies Netball – Broadbridge Ladies Netball tonight Thursday 1st December at Broadbridge Primary School in the Master’s Hall at 7:30- 9:00 p.m.  All ladies 18+ are welcome to join.  Cost £3.

 

 

Faughanvale GAA Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

Friday 2nd Dec. U-5.5’s (Nursery/p.1 Boys & Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Friday 2nd Dec. U-7.5’s (P.2 & P.3 Boys & Girls) Campsie Indoor 7.00-8.00 p.m.
Friday 2nd Dec. U-9.5’s (P.4 & P.5 Boys) Campsie Indoor 7.00-8.00 p.m.
Wednesday 7th Dec. U-9.5’s (P.4 & P.5 Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 7th Dec. U-11.5’s (P.6 & P.7 Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Thursday 8th Dec. U-11.5’s (P.6 & P.7 Boys) John McLaughlin Park 6:00-7:00 p.m.

This is us finished until after the Christmas Break. Happy Christmas from all at Faughanvale GAA

 

Slaughtmanus GAC Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

Monday 5th Dec. Primary 1 Boys Broadbridge P.S 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Monday 5th  Dec. Primary 4-5 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday 7th Dec. Nursery & Primary 1 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Wednesday 7th Dec. Primary 2-3 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday 7th Dec. Primary 2-4 Boys Campsie Indoor 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 7th Dec. Primary 5-7 Boys Campsie Indoor 7:00-8:00 p.m.

 

Happy Christmas to all from Slaughtmanus GAC. See you all after the break!

 

 

 

Operation Encompass – Our school continues to ensure that safeguarding is a key priority, and as such we will be an Operation Encompass school from 27th February 2023. This means that if there is a domestic incident at home which the police have been called to, they will contact the Designated Teacher in the school the next morning. All information will be treated confidentially, and only limited details are given, enough to support the child and ensure they can be fully taken care of in school. Please click here to see letter to parents/carers.

Broadbridge Primary School                                                               Thursday 25th November 2022                               Note 13

School Diary:  Saturday 26th November: Choir singing at 6:30 p.m. Mass St. Mary’s, Tamnaherin.

Sunday 18th Dec.: Primary 1 Nativity Mass at Star of The Sea 12:00 Noon.

SCHOOL PROVISION CLUB COST
Mon 28th Nov. –

Friday 2nd Dec.

Morning Club – 8:00-8:45 (£1 PER CHILD)
2-3 PM Club – 2:00-3:00 (£2 PER CHILD)
Afterschool Club – 3:00-4:15 (£3 PER CHILD)

PLEASE NOTE:  ALL CLUBS MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE ON THE PARENTPAY APP

If your child does not normally use the afterschool service, please contact the school office and we will inform the class teacher about the change in their daily routine.

 

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

DAY ACTIVITY TIME & VENUE ACTIVITY SUPERVISORS
Monday

28th Nov.

Cross-Country

P4, 5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Miss O’Neill &

Assisting Coaches

Tuesday

29th Nov.

  Gaelic

              P5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Miss Maguire

(Assisted by coaches from

both parish Gaelic clubs)

Wednesday

30th Nov.

Skill School P1 & P2 2:00-3:00     At School Mr Ricky Fernandez &

Assisting Coaches

Skill School P3 & P4 3:00-4:15     At School
Thursday

1st Dec.

Netball

P5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Mrs Teresa Gillespie

Mrs Mairead Hull

Friday

2nd Dec.

‘The World Cup’

P4, P5

3:00-4:15     At School Mr Mc Laughlin &

Assisting Coaches

Be prepared for wet weather.  Cross-Country, Gaelic & Soccer players bring boots and trainers.

If you have any concerns or your child has medical needs, please contact the school office and bring to the attention of one of the people in charge.

 

Arriving Late – Please note the school day starts at 9:00 a.m. sharp. All children arriving after the bell has rung at 9:00 a.m. must report firstly to the school office. Children arriving late for school interrupt the start of the school day. Please make every effort in the morning to ensure that your child arrives at school in good time.

 

Absences from school – If your child is absent from school the office must be informed and a reason given for their absence. This is a requirement that must be recorded by the school. Please notify the school office stating your child’s name, class teacher and reason for absence. Thank you.

 

*** School Crossing Patrol *** – There will be no one available to do the school crossing patrol from Monday the 28th November onwards. Unfortunately, the department have not yet assessed the need for a school crossing patrol on the Coolafinney Road. Therefore, we are not allowed to employ someone for the position. We wish William Mc Laughlin a happy retirement from this position, having manned it for 5 years through hail, wind and snow!

 

School Choir – The School Choir will be singing at the 10:00 a.m. Mass on Sunday 27th November. Please come along and support the children attending the mass. Choir children have been given a separate note.

 

SVP –Every family in the school has been issued with tickets for the St. Vincent de Paul Annual Christmas Draw. (Please note you are under no obligation whatsoever to sell these. If you do not wish to sell these, please return in the envelope provided tomorrow Friday 25th November.) Thanks to all who have sold and returned their ticket stubs, your help is greatly appreciated.

Free school meals – The school is very mindful of the cost-of-living crisis many people in our community are facing. As such we would like to inform you that the EA are making free school meals available for children whose circumstances do not fit the usual criteria but who have been identified within school as being in need. The school can make an application for the child/ren and it is reviewed by the department in three months’ time. All referrals will be strictly confidential and made by Mrs Quinn, our Designated Child Protection teacher. Please contact her directly by leaving your name at the school office and she will be in touch at her earliest convenience.

Operation Encompass – Our school continues to ensure that safeguarding is a key priority, and as such we will be an Operation Encompass school from 27th February 2023. This means that if there is a domestic incident at home which the police have been called to, they will contact the Designated Teacher in the school the next morning. All information will be treated confidentially, and only limited details are given, enough to support the child and ensure they can be fully taken care of in school. Please see attached leaflet for more information.

Winter Wonderland ‘Drive Thru’ Invite you to meet Santa Claus at our Winter Wonderland ‘Drive Thru’ event on Friday 2nd December 2022 (This event has been brought forward from Saturday.) between 5:00-8:00 p.m. Santa and his Elves are very excited to meet all the boys & girls. Don’t forget to bring your letter for Santa, he might have a little treat for you! Ho Ho Ho!

 

Christmas Bingo – To get you all in the festive spirit the Parents & Friends’ Association are hosting Christmas Bingo on Sunday 11th Dec in the ‘Master’s Hall’. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with eyes down at 7:00 p.m. A fantastic range of prizes and cash are up for grabs, sponsored by our local businesses. Final House Snowball £500! In 45 numbers. Books available from the school office £10 each. Why not come along and join us for a night’s craic!

 

Christmas Shoe Box Appeal – Thanks to all who contributed. Team Hope collected just over 200 boxes on Tuesday Morning. A fantastic amount especially in these difficult times.

 

Ladies Netball – Broadbridge Ladies Netball tonight Thursday 24th November at Broadbridge Primary School in the Master’s Hall at 7:30- 9:00 p.m.  All ladies 18+ are welcome to join.  Cost £3.

 

Slaughtmanus GAC Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

Monday 28th Nov. Primary 1 Boys Broadbridge P.S 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Monday 28th Nov. Primary 4-5 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Monday 28th Nov. Primary 6-7 Girls Broadbridge P.S 7:30-8:15 p.m.
Wednesday 30th Nov. Nursery & Primary 1 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Wednesday 30th Nov. Primary 2-3 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday 30th Nov. Primary 2-4 Boys Campsie Indoor 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 30th Nov. Primary 5-7 Boys Campsie Indoor 7:00-8:00 p.m.

 

A great way for the kids to make friends, learn new skills, self-discipline and confidence, £1 per session.  These sessions will continue every week until Wednesday 7th December.

 

Faughanvale GAA Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

Friday 25th Nov. U-5.5’s (Nursery/p.1 Boys & Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Friday 25th Nov. U-7.5’s (P.2 & P.3 Boys & Girls) Campsie Indoor 7.00-8.00 p.m.
Friday 25th Nov. U-9.5’s (P.4 & P.5 Boys) Campsie Indoor 7.00-8.00 p.m.
Wednesday 30th Nov. U-9.5’s (P.4 & P.5 Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 30th Nov. U-11.5’s (P.6 & P.7 Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Thursday 1st Dec. U-11.5’s (P.6 & P.7 Boys) John McLaughlin Park 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Looking forward to seeing everyone. Only £1 per session. All welcome.

Broadbridge Primary School                                                               Thursday 17th November 2022                               Note 12

School Diary:  Friday 18th Nov.  Cross-Country race St. Patrick’s & St. Brigid’s Claudy.

Sunday 27th Nov. Choir singing at 10:00 a.m. Mass St. Mary’s, Tamnaherin.

Sunday 18th Dec. Primary 1 Nativity Mass at Star of The Sea 12:00 Noon.

SCHOOL PROVISION CLUB COST
Mon 21st Nov. –

Friday 25th Nov.

Morning Club – 8:00-8:45 (£1 PER CHILD)
2-3 PM Club – 2:00-3:00 (£2 PER CHILD)
Afterschool Club – 3:00-4:15 (£3 PER CHILD)

PLEASE NOTE:  ALL CLUBS MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE ON THE PARENTPAY APP

If your child does not normally use the afterschool service, please contact the school office and we will inform the class teacher about the change in their daily routine.

 

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

DAY ACTIVITY TIME & VENUE ACTIVITY SUPERVISORS
Monday

21st Nov.

Cross-Country

P4, 5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Miss Simpson &

Assisting Coaches

Tuesday

22nd Nov.

Gaelic

              P5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Miss Maguire

(Assisted by coaches from

both parish Gaelic clubs)

Wednesday

23rd Nov.

Skill School P1 & P2 2:00-3:00     At School Mr Ricky Fernandez &

Assisting Coaches

Skill School P3 & P4 3:00-4:15     At School
Thursday

24th Nov.

Netball

P5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Mrs Teresa Gillespie

Mrs Mairead Hull

Friday

25th Nov.

‘The World Cup’

P4, P5

3:00-4:15     At School Mr Mc Laughlin &

Assisting Coaches

Be prepared for wet weather.  Cross-Country, Gaelic & Soccer players bring boots and trainers.

If you have any concerns or your child has medical needs, please contact the school office and bring to the attention of one of the people in charge.

 

Cross- Country Training – Cross Country training is now open to Primary 4 pupils as of Monday 21st November.

 

SVP – As in previous years the school is helping the parish to promote the St. Vincent de Paul Annual Christmas Draw with the other primary schools in the parish and the two Gaelic Clubs. We have sent home a book of tickets with every family to sell. (Please note you are under no obligation whatsoever to sell these. If you do not wish to sell these, please return in the envelope provided.) The book of tickets has been reduced in size, a book contains 12 tickets at £3 each or 4 tickets for £10. If more books are required, please contact the school office. Thank you.

 

Presents for staff at Christmas – The staff at Broadbridge Primary school are mindful of the financial pressures on everyone at Christmas this year. As a school we have always actively discouraged the buying of presents for staff, as it puts pressure on all families to do so. We must insist that no presents are to be bought for staff this Christmas. We will be asking the Parents and Friends’ Association to relay the same message through their various channels. We are very grateful of your continued support of the St. Vincent De Paul draw, the shoe box appeal and the various school functions.

Parents and Friends Association – Invite you to meet Santa Claus at our Winter Wonderland ‘Drive Thru’ event on Saturday 3rd December 2022 between 5:00-8:00 p.m. Santa and his Elves are very excited to meet all the boys & girls. Don’t forget to bring your letter for Santa, he might have a little treat for you! Ho Ho Ho!

 

Christmas Shoe Box Appeal – Thanks to those who have already contributed. We have now over 100 Boxes! The Christmas Shoe Box Appeal closes tomorrow Friday 18thNovember for collection.

 

School Choir – The choir will be attending 10:00 a.m. Mass on Sunday 27th November. All choir children have been given a separate note regarding attendance. Please complete and return to the school tomorrow. Thank you.

 

Anti -Bullying Week – Thanks to all pupils and staff for their participation in Anti-Bullying Week this year, continuing to spread the message of ‘reaching out’ when they need help.

 

KS2 Walk to School in November – The competition continues for KS2 pupils. The results of the walk so far will be announced at assembly on Friday. Keep at it children you are doing fantastic.

Please wear a high viz vest if walking. If you do not have one, please ask a member of staff.

 

Primary 7 AQE Examination – Travelling to Foyle College on Saturday 3rd December for AQE examination. Advice on accessing the college on this date has been posted on your child’s Google Classroom.

 

Ladies Netball – Broadbridge Ladies Netball tonight Thursday 17th November at Broadbridge Primary School in the Master’s Hall at 7:30 p.m.  All ladies 18+ are welcome to join.  Cost £3.

 

Faughanvale Credit Union LTD

The Annual General Meeting of Faughanvale Credit Union will take place on Wednesday 23rd November 2022 in St. Anne’s Hall at 8:00 p.m. Following the meeting, refreshments will be served and there will be a free draw for all adult members in attendance. Accounts are now available from the office.

Faughanvale GAA Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

Friday 18th Nov. U-5.5’s (Nursery/p.1 Boys & Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Friday 18th Nov. U-7.5’s (P.2 & P.3 Boys & Girls) Campsie Indoor 7.00-8.00 p.m.
Friday 18th Nov. U-9.5’s (P.4 & P.5 Boys) Campsie Indoor 7.00-8.00 p.m.
Wednesday 23rd Nov. U-9.5’s (P.4 & P.5 Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 23rd Nov. U-11.5’s (P.6 & P.7 Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Thursday 24th Nov. U-11.5’s (P.6 & P.7 Boys) John McLaughlin Park 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Looking forward to seeing everyone. Only £1 per session. All welcome.

 

Slaughtmanus GAC Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

Monday 21st Nov. Primary 1 Boys Broadbridge P.S 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Monday 21st Nov. Primary 4-5 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Monday 21st Nov. Primary 6-7 Girls Broadbridge P.S 7:30-8:15 p.m.
Wednesday 23rd Nov. Nursery & Primary 1 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Wednesday 23rd Nov. Primary 2-3 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday 23rd Nov. Primary 2-4 Boys Campsie Indoor 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 23rd Nov. Primary 5-7 Boys Campsie Indoor 7:00-8:00 p.m.

 

A great way for the kids to make friends, learn new skills, self-discipline and confidence, £1 per session.  These sessions will continue every week until Wednesday 7th December.

Click here to read some interesting information regarding missed school days!

Broadbridge Primary School                                                               Thursday 10th November 2022                               Note 11

School Diary: Monday 14th Nov. Primary 7 Vaccines.

Friday 18th Nov.  Cross-Country race hosted by St. Patrick’s & St. Brigid’s Claudy.

SCHOOL PROVISION CLUB COST
Mon 14th Nov. –

Friday 18th Nov.

Morning Club – 8:00-8:45 (£1 PER CHILD)
2-3 PM Club – 2:00-3:00 (£2 PER CHILD)
Afterschool Club – 3:00-4:15 (£3 PER CHILD)

PLEASE NOTE:  ALL CLUBS MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE ON THE PARENTPAY APP

 

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

DAY ACTIVITY TIME & VENUE ACTIVITY SUPERVISORS
Monday

14th Nov.

Cross-Country

P5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Miss Madden &

Assisting Coaches

Tuesday

15th Nov.

Gaelic

              P5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Miss Maguire

(Assisted by coaches from

both parish Gaelic clubs)

Wednesday

16th Nov.

Skill School P1 & P2 2:00-3:00     At School Mr Ricky Fernandez &

Assisting Coaches

Skill School P3 & P4 3:00-4:15     At School
Thursday

17th Nov.

Netball

P5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Mrs Teresa Gillespie

Mrs Mairead Hull

Friday

18th Nov.

‘The World Cup’

P4,P5

3:00-4:15     At School Mr Mc Laughlin &

Assisting Coaches

Be prepared for wet weather.  Cross-Country, Gaelic & Soccer players bring boots and trainers.

If you have any concerns or your child has medical needs, please contact the school office and bring to the attention of one of the people in charge.

 

Arriving Late to school – All children who arrive after the bell has gone at 9:00 a.m. must access the school by the main office. Teachers and pupils are finding the late arrivals to school very disruptive as meal sheets, homework collection and teaching begins immediately. Please try and arrive in good time for the start of the school day.

 

Attendance at School – Letters were issued last week to children whose attendance has fallen below 85 % this year. Following on from this please see attached information from the Department of Education regarding school attendance, highlighting how important every school day is for your child.

 

Christmas Shoe Box Appeal -The Christmas Shoe Boxes will be collected on Friday 18thNovember.

Thanks to those who have already contributed.

 

School Library – The school library is fully operational with children having access to change their books throughout the school week. Books have AR codes attached. Parents can follow their child’s progress in Accelerated Reading and encourage them to attain the targets set by the class teachers. Please check at home for books that were borrowed last year but not returned. Thank you.

 

Anti -Bullying Week – Anti- Bullying Week 2022 begins Monday 14th November is ‘Reach Out’. This is  Odd Sock day. Children are invited to wear odd socks of a colour of their choosing on this day to celebrate their uniqueness and individuality!

 

KS2 Walk to School in November – The competition is close for the title of best class walking in November! There are some classes that have 15+ pupils walking to and from school each day. This is fantastic. Please think of all the benefits that comes with your child walking to school. Healthier lifestyle, more independence, cleaner environment, making new friends to name but a few. Keep up the great work children.

Please wear a high viz vest if walking. If you do not have one, please ask a member of staff.

 

Parents and Friends Association – The Parents and Friends’ Association have two events planned for this term. A ‘Winter Wonderland’ will take place on Saturday 3rd December. Children will be able to come and see Santa. Christmas Bingo Sunday 11th December, lots of prizes up for grabs. More details will follow on both events.

 

Ladies Netball – Broadbridge Ladies Netball tonight Thursday 10th November at Broadbridge Primary School in the Master’s Hall at 7:30 p.m.  All ladies 18+ are welcome to join.  Cost £3.  Please note the earlier start!

 

 

Slaughtmanus GAC Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

Monday 14th Nov. Primary 1 Boys Broadbridge P.S 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Monday 14th Nov. Primary 4-5 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Monday 14th Nov. Primary 6-7 Girls Broadbridge P.S 7:30-8:15 p.m.
Wednesday 16th Nov. Nursery & Primary 1 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Wednesday 16th Nov. Primary 2-3 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday 16th Nov. Primary 2-4 Boys Campsie Indoor 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 16th Nov. Primary 5-7 Boys Campsie Indoor 7:00-8:00 p.m.

 

A great way for the kids to make friends, learn new skills, self-discipline and confidence, £1 per session.  These sessions will continue every week until Wednesday 7th December.

Faughanvale GAA Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

After a well earned break for our coaches, players and parents. Vale Og’s Winter Programme is back. The schedule up to Xmas is as follows;

 

Friday 11th Nov. U-5.5’s (Nursery/p.1 Boys & Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Friday 11th Nov. U-7.5’s (P.2 & P.3 Boys & Girls) Campsie Indoor 7.00-8.00 p.m.
Friday 11th Nov. U-9.5’s (P.4 & P.5 Boys) Campsie Indoor 7.00-8.00 p.m.
Wednesday 16th Nov. U-9.5’s (P.4 & P.5 Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 16th Nov. U-11.5’s (P.6 & P.7 Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Thursday 17th Nov. U-11.5’s (P.6 & P.7 Boys) John McLaughlin Park 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Looking forward to seeing everyone. Only £1 per session. All welcome.

 

We will once again be doing the Christmas Shoe Box appeal. We have been given an extension to Friday 18th November for collection.

Click HERE to download and read the attached flyer from Team Hope which outlines age, gender and items that are suitable to put into the boxes.

Thanks for your continued charitable support.

Some of the Christmas Shoe Boxes collected last December. 

Broadbridge Primary School                                                               Thursday 3rd November 2022                                  Note 10

School Diary:  Wednesday 9th November Mrs Tracey’s P2 Class Shared Education trip to Creggan Country Park.

SCHOOL PROVISION CLUB COST
Mon 7th Nov –

Friday 11th Nov

Morning Club – 8:00-8:45 (£1 PER CHILD)
2-3 PM Club – 2:00-3:00 (£2 PER CHILD)
Afterschool Club – 3:00-4:15 (£3 PER CHILD)

PLEASE NOTE:  ALL CLUBS MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE ON THE PARENTPAY APP

 

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

DAY ACTIVITY TIME & VENUE ACTIVITY SUPERVISORS
Monday

7th Nov

Cross-Country

P5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Miss O’Neill &

Assisting Coaches

Tuesday

8th Nov

Gaelic

              5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Miss Maguire

(Assisted by coaches from

both parish Gaelic clubs)

Wednesday

9th Nov

Skill School P1 & P2 2:00-3:00     At School Mr Ricky Fernandez &

Assisting Coaches

Skill School P3 & P4 3:00-4:15     At School
Thursday

10th Nov

Netball

P5, 6, 7

3:00-4:15     At School Mrs Teresa Gillespie

Mrs Mairead Hull

Friday

11th Nov

‘The World Cup

P4,P5

3:00-4:15     At School Mr Mc Laughlin &

Assisting Coaches

Be prepared for wet weather.  Cross-Country, Gaelic & Soccer players bring boots and trainers.

If you have any concerns or your child has medical needs, please contact the school office and bring to the attention of one of the people in charge.

 

Bring a coat to school! – All children must bring a warm coat to school. Children will be outside to play at break and lunch time unless the weather is very bad.

 

Christmas Shoe Box Appeal -We will once again be doing the Christmas Shoe Box appeal. We have been given an extension to Friday 18th December for collection. Please read the attached flyer from Team Hope which outlines age, gender and items that are suitable to put into the boxes. Thanks for your continued charitable support.

 

Accelerated Reading – Well done to all the pupils who have reached their Accelerated Reading targets already and to those who are not far off their target. Children can change their library books during their timetabled computer slot or any day between 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 Noon. All children should avail of the school library and have a book out to read daily.

 

Anti -Bullying Week – The theme for Anti- Bullying Week 2022 running from Monday 14th – Friday 18th November is ‘Reach Out’. There will be lots of activities planned by staff and children to take place during this week. To start the activities on the first day, Monday 14th November is Odd Sock day. Children are invited to wear odd socks of a colour of their choosing on this day to celebrate their uniqueness and individuality!

 

KS2 Walk to School in November – We are continuing to promote the healthy option of walking to and from school on a daily basis. Our Parents and Friends’ Association have offered big prizes to be won by individuals, class groups and their teachers in November’s competition. The children have all been told the rules of the competition. The competition starts tomorrow! Good luck to all.

Please wear a high viz vest if walking. If you do not have one, please ask a member of staff.

 

Parents and Friends Association – The Parents and Friends’ Association have two events planned for this term. A ‘Winter Wonderland’ will take place on Saturday 3rd December. Children will be able to come and see Santa.Christmas Bingo Sunday 11th December, lots of prizes up for grabs. More details will follow on both events.

 

Ladies Netball – Broadbridge Ladies Netball tonight Thursday 3rd November at Broadbridge Primary School in the Master’s Hall at 7:30 p.m.  All ladies 18+ are welcome to join.  Cost £3.  Please note the earlier start!

 

Faughanvale GAA Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

After a well earned break for our coaches, players and parents. Vale Og’s Winter Programme is back. The schedule up to Xmas is as follows;

 

Friday 4th Nov U-5.5’s (Nursery/p.1 Boys & Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Friday 4th Nov U-7.5’s (P.2 & P.3 Boys & Girls) Campsie Indoor 7.00-8.00 p.m.
Friday 4th Nov U-9.5’s (P.4 & P.5 Boys) Campsie Indoor 7.00-8.00 p.m.
Wednesday 9th Nov U-9.5’s (P.4 & P.5 Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9th Nov U-11.5’s (P.6 & P.7 Girls) Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Thursday 10th Nov U-11.5’s (P.6 & P.7 Boys) John McLaughlin Park 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Looking forward to seeing everyone. Only £1 per session. All welcome.

 

 

 

Slaughtmanus GAC Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

Monday 7th Nov Primary 1 Boys Broadbridge P.S 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Monday 7th Nov Primary 4-5 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Monday 7th Nov Primary 6-7 Girls Broadbridge P.S 7:30-8:15 p.m.
Wednesday 9th Nov Nursery & Primary 1 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Wednesday 9th Nov Primary 2-3 Girls Broadbridge P.S 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9th Nov Primary 2-4 Boys Campsie Indoor 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9th Nov Primary 5-7 Boys Campsie Indoor 7:00-8:00 p.m.

 

A great way for the kids to make friends, learn new skills, self-discipline and confidence, £1 per session.  These sessions will continue every week until Wednesday 7th December.