From the PTA

Donations will be gratefully received from anyone wishing to assist with the Christmas Fair, especially decorations and small, Christmas-themed items suitable as prizes. Baked Christmas goods may be donated on the morning of Wednesday 14th. Each student is invited to bring in a wrapped gift for an underprivileged child; all gifts to be distributed through local charities. Please label the gift with the gender and age of the intended recipient.

Yr 7 Parents’ Evening

The Year 7 Parents’ Evening will take place from 5.30pm on Thursday 8thDecember. Year 7 students, who should accompany their parents to the interviews, should now make appointments with teachers on behalf of their parents using the booking sheets provided.

Change to Dates

The National High School Basketball Tournament originally planned for Sat 9thand Sun 10th may now be postponed due to a government funeral.

The BWIC Sports Day at National Stadium, originally this Friday, will now take place on Thursday 15th December. Parents are cordially invited to spectate. Any parent able to assist in the management of the event is asked to contact their class representative. We anticipate that students not required for examination preparation classes that afternoon may be collected from 1.30pm.

Other Dates

Monday 12th December:

Jeans Day and Photo Booth in aid of Yr 9 trip to Dominican Republic. Followed by Movie Night.

Tuesday 13th December:

Character costume day (Yr 11 fundraising for graduation).

Wednesday 14th December:

Sixth Form breakfast. Public Speaking competition in Brayton Hall: parents are warmly invited to attend this event, which should commence at 11.20am. To be followed by PTA/Student Council Christmas BBQ and Christmas Fair.

Thursday 15th December:

Sports Day at National Stadium.

Friday 16th December (HALF DAY):

Christmas Quiz, carols, school assembly.