This Week’s Newsletter

Broadbridge Primary School                                                        Thursday 11th April 2024                                    Note 29

School Diary:   Saturday 13th April – ‘Do This In Memory’ Mass, Star of the Sea at 5:00 p.m.

Saturday 20th April – Holy Communion ceremony, Star of the Sea at 10.00 a.m.

Friday 7th June – Sports Day – Provisional Date (Weather Permitting)


School Provision Club Cost
Mon 15th April-

Fri 19th April

Morning Club – 8:00-8:45 (£1 PER CHILD)
2-3PM 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 15th April Cross-Country P4-7 3:00-4:15

At School

Mr Alex Given

Miss Eimer Stewart

Tuesday 16th April Gaelic P4-7 3:00-4:15

At School

Mr Mc Daid

(Assisted by coaches from both parish Gaelic clubs)

Wednesday 17th April Skill School

P1 & P2


At School

Miss Natasha Irvine & assisting coaches
Skill School

P3 & P4


At School

Thursday 18th April Netball P5, 6, 7 3:00-4:15

At School

Mrs Teresa Gillespie

Mrs Mairead Hull

Friday 19th April Soccer P4-7 3:00-4:15

At School

Mr Mc Laughlin &

Assisting Coaches

Be prepared for wet weather.  Cross-Country, Gaelic and Soccer players bring boots and trainers.  If you have any concerns or your child has particular medical needs, please contact the school office and bring to the attention of one of the people in charge.


Primary 6 Transfer Meeting – There will be a meeting in the school tonight Thursday 11th April at 8:00 p.m. for the parents of Primary 6 pupils to discuss the arrangements in place for the Schools’ Entrance Assessment Group (SEAG) Transfer Test.


Mr Logue’s Amazing Raffle – Mr Logue’s Annual Easter draw in aid of Trócaire raised an amazing £1350.  Thank you to all pupils and staff who contributed to the collection and congratulations to the hamper winners.


Accelerated Reading – New AR Targets have been set for the final term.  Children, please keep up the great work and push to reach your final target.  Well done everyone.



School Show – Well done to everyone who auditioned for the roles in the school show.  Children have been allocated their roles for the main speaking parts in Pinocchio.  We have a lot of work to put in over the next five weeks with all pupils in the school.  Our time is limited, therefore we would ask that you please ensure that your child attends school every day and that they are here on time ready to start at 9:00 a.m.  Parents please go through scripts with pupils once sent out, learn and rehearse roles at home.  More information on costumes etc will come out next week.  Thank you.


Primary 4 Holy Communion – The Primary 4 pupils will receive the Eucharist at their Holy Communion ceremony on Saturday 20th April at 10.00 a.m. Mass in Star of the Sea.  All Primary 4 pupils and their parents are invited to the final ‘Do This In Memory’ Mass, Saturday 13th Apri,l Star of the Sea at 5:00 p.m.  Choir children have received permission slips in relation to this.  Please return ASAP.


Lost Property – All lost property items are on display outside the Master’s Hall.  All classes have been taken over and children are claiming items belonging to them.  There is a huge quantity of coats, jumpers, trousers etc with no names on them, that have been left unclaimed.  They will be on display until Tuesday 16th April and then recycled.  Please come in to look for any missing items and take anything that may be of use.


In the Community

Broadbridge Ladies Netball – Thursday 11th April at Vale Centre from 7:00- 8:00 p.m.  All ladies 18+ are welcome to join.  Cost £3.  (Please note change of venue for the next 5 weeks)


PC Fitness – Tuesday 6:30-7:30 p.m. Interval Circuit Training.

Thursday 6:30-7:30 p.m. Body Pump Class (check out Instagram p_c_fitnesss73 for further info).