Keeping in Touch

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Want to know what’s going on in school?

Want to keep up with recent communications?

Want to get an insight into what your child/ren have done in school each week?

Want to find some information on Early Years in E. Lothian or Curriculum for Excellence etc?

Head to the Home Page for the Blog, look down the Right hand side, and you’ll find these.

The link to making online school payments comes in very handy, but the option below it can really simplify general school – home communication.

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Friends of Pencaitland Parks

Interested in improvements to the local park(s)? With Woodhall Park just finished – and inspiration from Ormiston Park (work in progress) and others like Cuthill Park…can Pencaitland rise to the challenge?

All our children need to play…and so you are invited to get together to help develop options.

Friday 9th March, Winton Arms, just before pick up (11-12am) is when it all starts, with a chat.

SPTC has a new name.

Connect. 

The Scottish Parent Teaching Council – which Pencaitland PS is a member of – has re-branded.

The new name reflects the growth and the direction of partnerships between parents and carers, pupils, school staff and local authorities / education in Scottish Government.

At Connect we strive to make parental involvement in Scottish education as good as it can be. We do this by working with parents and educators. We provide information, advice and training, all focussed on parental engagement in children’s learning. Sign up for our eNewsletters here and Parents’ Voice survey group here. Connect is a trading name of Scottish Parent Teacher Council, a Scottish charity funded mostly by membership.

 

PTA Christmas Card Fundraising

Shhh – it’s nearly THAT time….      

Here are instructions for the Christmas Card Fundraising shared with the school staff. If your child is taking part – we hope they have a lot of fun and it all adds a sparkle to your Chris____.

Instructions

A replacement blank template can be downloaded Here.

Deadline for returned designs is Friday 29th September.

 

 

Get Connected

#GetConnected

East Lothian Council.

Parents and Carers of Children and Young People with Additional Support Needs will be pleased to hear about the work of Get Connected East Lothian.

Get Connected is an project that aims to make it easier for young people with additional support needs and their families to find and contact activity providers.

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