On Thursday the 5th of March is World Book Day. Staff and Pupils will celebrate this day by; dressing up, taking part in competitions and enjoying sharing their love for reading. There will be events taking place in school on this day. The Photo Gallery page will be updated with photos after this event.
Please remember that the school is closed to pupils on Monday 16th, Tuesday 17th and Wednesday 18th February.
Primary 7 are hosting a Valentines Disco for the school on Friday afternoon, this week. They are raising money to help support their residential trip this year. On this day the children can ‘Wear What They Want’ to school. Cost is £1 altogether. A drink and Valentines sweet will be provided.
Catholic Education Sunday
This Sunday, 8th of February, marks the start of Catholic Education Week. Please join in our planned Family Mass at 11:00am in St. Mary’s Church. Primary 6 will present their current study of the Pope Francis Faith Award at this Enrolment Service.
Clothing Mountain in aid of Mary’s Meals
St Joseph’s Eco-Committee wish to help Mary’s Meals – a charity which supports young children in Africa.
This Friday each child is asked to bring a bag of old clothes, which can be recycled, to school.
We will make a clothes mountain for each class. The clothes will then be donated to the Community Charity Shop who are selling from Sunday 1st February to Saturday 7th February in aid of Mary’s meals.
Thank you for your support in this eco-friendly project to help other children.
The January newsletter has now been added to the newsletter page.
Primary 1 enrolment will take place the week beginning 26th January 2015.
All children who will be five on or before 29 February 2016 are eligible to be enrolled in Primary 1 starting August 2015.
Enrolment will take place at the school at 3pm each day from 26 January to 30 January 2015.
Parents wishing to enrol their child/children fora place should visit the Highland Council website for more information and to download the enrolment form. http://www.highland.gov.uk/schoolenrolment
Remember that as from 5th January 2015 all pupils in Primaries 1 to 3 are entitled to free school meals.
School will close at 3:00pm on Friday the 19th of December for the Christmas Holiday. School starts back on Monday the 5th of January 2015. Have a very Happy Christmas break and best wishes for the New Year.
Our annual carol service will be held in St Mary’s on Monday 15th December at 1.30pm.
Please come and join us.