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It is Dyslexia Awareness Week 2019!

This week is Dyslexia Awareness Week 2019, in Scotland.

It is estimated that 1 in every 10 people have Dyslexia. Dyslexia can affect anyone, regardless of culture or background.

Here at Cockenzie, we take steps to ensure all of our learners feel positive about themselves and achieve success.

For further information and support check out;

https://dyslexiascotland.org.uk/

As always, our staff are here to answer questions and offer support however we can. Please do get in touch.

CPS Calendar Photoshoot on Monday!

Our whole school calendar photo-shoot (photographs by Alexandra Hill) is happening on Monday.

Please all come to school dressed ready to go! Remember the weather, so feel free to bring school uniform to change into after.

Birthday month themes:
January – Burns, tartan, Scottish flag

February – Valentine’s – love hearts, pink/red etc.

March – St Patrick’s Day – Green, Irish flag colours, 4 leaf clovers etc.

April – Commonwealth Games – sporting wear, country flag colours etc.

May – Gala Day – fishermen, crowns/robes, dresses etc.

June – Wimbledon – white, shorts/t-shirts, tennis theme

July – World Cup – International football colours/strips

August – Festival – bright colours, music/drama theme etc.

September – Harvest – autumn colours, farmer style clothes, overalls

October – Halloween – no scary masks please

November – Poppy/Remembrance – red/black, poppies

December – Christmas

Remember, please spend no money on an outfit

First Aid Fundraising

We are currently fundraising for a cabinet to store our defibrillator so it can be safely stored on the outside of the building. Watch this space for our article in the East Lothian Courier. If you would like to help please let us know.

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Whole School Calendar 2017 – selling fast!

Calendars are selling thick and fast with many orders already being processed this week. More calendars are available so please do get those orders in!

They make an excellent Christmas present or gift for family and friends – and at £5 a pop  make an lovely festive bargain!

If you no longer have your pink order form – please send in the correct amount (cash or cheque) in an envelope with your child’s name and class marked clearly on the front.

Thank you 🙂