Building Foundations for the Future

FAQ

1. How much is Dinner Money?

Presently the daily cost is £2.10. Primary 1-3’s receive a free school meal.

2. What time does school start?

We start school at 9am the bell goes in the playground at 8.55am and gates open 8.45am. We would encourage children to be in the school playground from 8.45am to avoid lateness and the stresses this can bring.

3.  What time does Nursery start?

Morning Nursery starts from 8.45am with a ‘soft start’ and finishes at 11.55am.

4. Where can I buy uniform?

From LEAP on Nevis Bank Industrial Estate

Phone 01397 708878 or 07515696385

Email info@lochaberembroideryandprinting.com

Website http:www.lochaberembroideryandprinting.com/

Please label all clothes with your child’s name

5. What happens if my child is ill or late?

If your child is ill they need to say at home. You must phone school on 01397 702059 to inform the school. If your child is late arriving at school they need to go directly to the School Office.

6. What can my child take for snack and packed lunch

The school promotes a healthy food policy. Your child needs a healthy and balanced meal with a drink. Please do not send glass bottles or fizzy drinks. Healthy snacks and drinks can be purchased at breaktime from the canteen.

7. Can my child cycle to school?

Yes, with parental permission. They must have a safe, roadworthy bike and they must wear a helmet. a secure bike shelter is provided on the school site.

8. What is the best time to speak to a teacher?

The best time is at the end of the day. Please make use of the Homework Diaries to put notes or information in that you would like the teacher to be aware of at the start of the day.