Weekly Diary

Week Beginning 19th November

posted 19 Nov 2018, 03:33 by Wendy Carrigan   [ updated 19 Nov 2018, 03:33 ]

Children In Need....thank you to all who donated to the Children in Need appeal.  We managed to raise a total of £85.82.  Also, well done to Karla who had the winning duck in the sweepstake race which we watched live on air!

Harvest Hamper.....we gave the hamper to our neighbour Mrs Brown as she supports all our events with community spirit!  Pictures have been posted on our Facebook Page.

Winner this week is number 32

Week beginning 12th November

posted 12 Nov 2018, 02:30 by Wendy Carrigan   [ updated 12 Nov 2018, 02:30 ]

Christmas Fayre....plans are in full steam ahead for the Fayre, we are still looking for suggestions for this day and we have a vote ongoing on whether we should do a Krispy Kreme Doughnut stall?  Voting jars are in the cloakroom area so please participate.


Session times.....please ensure that children arrive and are collected at the appropriate times; if you require additional time you can apply for wraparound care.

Christmas dates and times.....a notice will be displayed on the door indicating important events over the festive period. 

Children in Need....we shall be having a pyjama day on Friday for Children In Need and ask that parents donate £1 to this cause, a bucket will be provided for this purpose.

Winner this week is number 53....AGAIN!!!!!






Weekly Diary – Week beginning 5th November

posted 5 Nov 2018, 05:23 by Wendy Carrigan   [ updated 5 Nov 2018, 05:25 ]


 

Bonfire Night....we are glad it has been a dry day and have had fun toasting marshmallows on our fire pit.  However, please remember to keep safe tonight if you are out and about enjoying the displays.  We found this fantastic, but simple tip for sparkler safety.

Session times.....please ensure that children arrive and are collected at the appropriate times; if you require additional time you can apply for wraparound care.

School enrolment.....is taking place this week for Glasgow schools.  Please remember that children who have a January/February birthday are not required to attend school in August 2019 they have the option to go the following year. 

Winner this week is number 53

Weekly Diary – Week beginning 29th October

posted 29 Oct 2018, 02:42 by Wendy Carrigan   [ updated 29 Oct 2018, 02:42 ]


Halloween....it is Halloween week in nursery, and as we have so many children with varying sessions and days, children are welcome to dress up all week. We will have a party day on Wednesday and a prize for the best costume will be selected by someone in the community....hand-made and creative guises always earn extra points for effort!

Harvest.....we will be collecting to make up donation hampers for people in the local community.  If you have anything suitable; tins, packets, biscuits, jars to donate please bring them in, a basket will be provided in the cloakroom area.

Winner this week is number 56

 

Weekly Diary – Week beginning 22nd October

posted 22 Oct 2018, 09:09 by Wendy Carrigan   [ updated 22 Oct 2018, 09:09 ]


Harvest.....we will be collecting to make up donation hampers for people in the local community.  If you have anything suitable; tins, packets, biscuits, jars to donate please bring them in, a basket will be provided in the cloakroom area.

 

Christmas Fayre....We know it is still October, however, we need to start planning for our annual Christmas Fayre which we will hold on Saturday 15th December.  This is always a very successful and popular event.  If you have any ideas for this day, please let us know as we are always looking for something new.  

    

Winner this week is number 49

 

Weekly Diary – Week beginning 8th October

posted 8 Oct 2018, 00:57 by Wendy Carrigan   [ updated 8 Oct 2018, 00:57 ]

   

Autumn is now well and truly upon us, the children will be creating lots of pictures and transient art therefore if are out for a walk in the park bring back some natural Autumn resources

In Service Day and October week......In service day applies to all children and the October week is closed to all children who attend in a term time capacity and college funded placements.  We resume as normal on Monday 22nd October

                  Winner this week is number 5


Weekly Diary – Week beginning 24th September

posted 25 Sep 2018, 02:45 by Wendy Carrigan   [ updated 25 Sep 2018, 02:46 ]

  

Our bonus ball is starting this week, please ensure your ball is paid for to claim your prize!

Apprenticeships....We have three new apprenticeships who commenced their training with us; Zara, Iona and Hannan

Brilliant Butterflies....has also started this week, children will be recognised for achievements, acts of kindness etc. and a Butterfly of the week will receive a certificate                                                                                         

 

 

Weekly Diary – Week beginning 10th September

posted 11 Sep 2018, 01:19 by Wendy Carrigan   [ updated 11 Sep 2018, 01:19 ]

 Caterpillar Room Flood......Apologies for the disruption to the Caterpillar Room due to a burst pipe over the weekend.  We hope to have the room dried out and ready for normal operation next week.  A big thank you to Olivia and Sophie’s Dads for coming to the rescue and repairing the leak.

Authorisation codes.......children eligible for funding for the period between August and January should have received there authorisation code letter by post.  This should be brought to us immediately in order to input into the sytem in the appropriate timescale.  Failure to do so could affect access to your placement.  If you have not received your letter yet please advise Wendy as soon as possible.

There are only a few numbers left, so if you would like to participate please speak to Wendy asap.

Week Beginning 3rd September

posted 3 Sep 2018, 14:35 by Wendy Carrigan   [ updated 3 Sep 2018, 14:35 ]

Online Journals....These will resume to have regular updates .  Please use the comments and parent upload facility as we love to hear your opinions and see what the children are getting up to outside of nursery, especially if it relates to what they are learning about!

Break In.......the police are following up their investigations in regard to last Wednesday’s break in.  However, thanks to the valiant efforts of one of our families we have retrieved the laptops and tablet! We have passed on all information to the authorities anonomously and hopefully these individuals will be brought to justice.

Bonus Ball......There are only a few numbers left, so if you would like to participate please speak to Wendy asap.

 Computer Xplorer Classes for the Pre-school children will be starting back next week





Weekly Diary – Week beginning 20th August

posted 19 Aug 2018, 12:32 by Wendy Carrigan   [ updated 19 Aug 2018, 12:32 ]

  

Playrooms and keyworkers.......some of the children are making the transition to a new room and some of the staff have swapped rooms as we have a new qualified member of staff; Paige who will join the Butterfly Room.  Please speak to your keyworker or Wendy who will keep you advised on any changes

Fee Policy Reminder....Sessions must be paid for in advance as per fees policy and contract.  Therefore, children will not be able to access their placement prior to payment. Paying by direct debit/standing order is the preferred method of payment.  There will also be a late charge implemented for children that are not collected at their appropriate times.

Zoe....has returned from maternity and brought sweet little Harper with her.  Zoe is back with the Orange butterflies.

Bonus ball will be starting back up, please see Wendy to secure your number as they are first come basis.

 

Door security.....we have installed a new security door which requires staff to let you both in and out the internal door with a electronic fob.

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