School will be closed to pupils on Monday 20th. November and Tuesday
21st. November 06 for inservice training of school staff. School will
reopen to pupils on Wednesday 22nd. November at the usual time.
For your information, The Wick Family Centre will be
open to all children on these days from 8.45 am to 6.00 pm. Please
telephone 01955 606065 to book a place.
Sophie Malcolm and Richard Jenkins will be laying the wreath on behalf of
Wick North Primary School at the Armistice Day Parade on Sunday 12th.
November. The parade will commence at 10.45am. The wreath laying party
should meet me at the Town Hall at 10.40am.
Could you please remind your children to book their lunches each day
before 9.10 am. It would be most helpful if they could book all the meals
they require for the week on the Monday morning. It is not a good idea for
older brothers or sisters to order lunch for the little ones as they might
not agree with their choices. It is better that everyone orders their own
Thank you for your help.
Highland Schools Swimming Championships
My congratulations go to our two children, Stephanie Webster and Scott
Taylor, who took part in the Highland Schools Swimming Competition in
Inverness and did so well. Stephanie came first in the Backstroke final
with a personal best time and third in the Front Crawl Freestyle. Scott
came fifth in the Breaststroke with an excellent time. Well done both.
St. Andrew’s Day
On St. Andrew’s Day we will be having Mince and Tatties followed by
shortbread for school lunches. We will also have some mystery prizes for
those children who wear something tartan.
As you may have seen in the John O’ Groat Journal, the school has
recently been brightened up by some new mosaics produced by P5 children,
ably assisted by Mrs. Stewart, class teacher and Mrs Bain, classroom
assistant. All concerned have worked very hard on this and the end results
This year’s Christmas Concert will take place on Thursday 14th.
December from 7.00 pm till 9.00 pm and on Friday 15th. December from 1.00
pm till 3.00 pm. I will give you more details nearer the time.
School will close for the Christmas holidays on Thursday 21st.
December and re-open on Monday 8th. January.
Wick North Primary School