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Evening Telegraph P1 Photos

A photographer will be in school on Monday 31st August at 9.15am to take our new P1a and P1b class photographs for The Evening Telegraph. Please contact the school if you do not wish your child to take part. smiley

School starts back soon...

We hope you have all had a lovely summer holiday (despite the weather). We are really looking forward to seeing you all on Tuesday (18.08.15) at 9am.

June 2015 Newsletter

Our latest newletter went home in school and bags yesterday (Wednesday 24th June 2015). It contains important information about next years classes and staff. Should you wish to obtain a digital copy it can be found in our School section of this website.

Thank you.

Minister's Visit Wednesday 24 June 2015

Dear Parent/Carer
 
Minister's Visit Wednesday 24 June 2015
 
We are delighted to inform you that after a successful visit to the "Early Year's Provision" at Dens Road Primary School by the Care Inspectorate we have been selected by Dundee City Council to host a visit from the Scottish Government.  The government initiative to support the implementation of Early Learning and Childcare will be looked at in the context of the facility we have here at Dens Road Primary. Fiona McLeod MSP, Acting Minister for Children and Young People will be attending the school along with local councillors on Wednesday morning. This is an exciting way to conclude a very successful year, 2014-2015,  at Dens Road Primary. Thank you all for your continuous support to ensure we are providing the best education we can for the children of our community.
 
Kind Regards
 
Ann Marie McDonald
Head Teacher

Inset Day and Holiday Closure

Please note our school will be closed on Friday 22.05.15 for staff inset training. We will also be closed on Monday 25.05.15 due to the Bank holiday.

School will close at 3,15 on Thursday 21.05.15 and will reopen on Tuesday 26.05.15 at 9am.

Thank you.

Minecraft Day

We are holding a Minecraft day to raise money for playground equipment and breakfast club resources on Thursday 21.05.15. Please see attached pictures for details.

School Holiday Easter 2015

School Holiday Easter 2015

Easter

We are closed from Thursday 2nd April 2015 3.15pm until Monday 20th April 2015 9am for the Easter break.  

Thank you to everyone who has helped out, worked with us and supported the school in a wide range in ways over the last term. We wish you a very happy and safe holiday. laugh

The Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 Information

The Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 Information

The Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014

A new policy has been created called The Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 which will put parts of the Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC) approach on a statutory footing from August 2016.
 
The Scottish Government are keen to keep parents up to date of what they are doing and to that end have produced a short leaflet telling them about the consultation please click this link to see this downloadable leaflet or see the attached image.  
 
Should you have any questions about how this affects you or your child please contact the main school office or click this link to leave an email with your query and contact information. 
 
 

Meningtis Awareness Information

Meningtis Awareness Information

Meningitis Symptom Poster

We are supporting www.meningitis.org in raising awareness of the symptoms of meningtis in children as quick identification is vital. Please click here for the link for a downloadable booklet about meningitis or see the poster for a key symptom guide.

 

Music and Arts Participation Evening

Music and Arts Participation Evening

Morgan Cluster Music Event

If you are interested in finding out more about music or performing arts tutition for your child our cluster is holding an information evening at Morgan Academy on 23rd April 2015 at 7pm.