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Our Welcome Picnic is tomorrow

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Our Welcome Picnic is tomorrow
by Mandy Porrett - Friday, 14 September 2018, 5:21 PM

Important News:

Thank you to everybody that attended our Meet the Teacher Meetings on Tuesday, we hope that you found them informative. If you were unable to attend you will be informed by the Class Teacher when the presentation is available on the Class website.

As it is the start of the year the Garderie has not yet finalised their list. To help teachers make sure they dismiss the children safely at the end of the school day please make sure that you tell them and Dominique if you want your child to attend Garderie, and on which days this will be.

Brussels will be ‘car free’ this Sunday (16thSeptember). As usual, for this day between 09.30 and 19.00 cars must be left at home. However, enjoy going out and about on your bicycles, skateboards, roller blades etc. but please be safe.

School Events:

Tomorrow morning we will be holding our Welcome Picnic in the garden. Please join us from 11.30 – 14.00 to meet other members of the BEPS community and to share some food from around the world. Bring your picnic and a blanket and have some fun.

Year 4 and Year 3T enjoyed their first swimming lesson of the year this week. The children will now need to bring their swimming things every Monday. It is also important that they arrive on time on Mondays as the bus leaves at 09.00.

The BEPS PTA would like to invite you to their General Assembly on Thursday 20thSeptember from 16.00 – 17.00. Please see the attached flier for further information.

BEPS Secondary School have been following a Unit of Work on ‘Peace’ to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. On UN World Peace Day, Friday 21st  September, and along with students from three other schools, they will be taking a wish tree they have made down to La Bourse on Boulevard Anspach to ask passers- by if they would like to write a wish they have for peace and hang it on the branches. Please feel free to pass by or join them during the morning between 10:00 and 13:00.

Important Dates:

Saturday 15thSeptember – Welcome Picnic (11.30 -14.00)

Thursday 21stSeptember – BEPS PTA General Assembly (16.00 – 17.00)

Thursday 27thSeptember – School Photographer

Tuesday 9thOctober - Primary School Parent/Teacher Consultations (from 16.00)

Saturday 20thOctober – Halloween Party (more information will follow)

Saturday 20thand Sunday 21stOctober – Relay for Life ( more information will follow)

We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible at the picnic tomorrow.  Enjoy the ‘car free’ day on Sunday and enjoy seeing Brussels under your own steam.

Best Wishes,

The Leadership Team