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Thought for the Week – Meddyliad yr Wythnos

“Theme - TRUST ’’Learning to trust is one of life’s most difficult tasks.’’ - Isaac Watts “

Sep 22 2018

Daily Bulletin

PORTHCAWL COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL
DAILY BULLETIN Monday 24 September 2018 Week B
Dydd Llun 24 Mis Medi 2018
Deadline for inclusion in next day’s bulletin is now 12pm
Deadline on Friday for Monday is also 12pm
Please ensure that all messages are read out - Thank you
Thought for the week:
Theme - TRUST
’’Learning to trust is one of life’s most difficult tasks.’’ - Isaac Watts

THIS IS A NEW MESSAGE PLEASE READ OUT TO YEAR 11, 12 AND 13.
Iceland 2020
Letters went out last week for anyone interested in a trip to Iceland in February 2020. If you are interested you need to pick up a letter from D12 or get your permission slip and deposit in by Friday 28th September (at the latest) to book your place. If there are any places left after this date I will be opening the trip to Year 10 pupils. Thank you.

Language Club.
Come along and have fun with games and ICT every Tuesday Week 1 and Monday week 2 in P28 with Madame Morgan. New members welcome. Open to Year 7, 8 and 9!

Lille Christmas market December 2018 -To be read by Form teachers in Year 9,10,11,12,13
There is an important meeting in P28 Monday 24th of September at lunchtime to talk about the trip to Lille. Please make sure you attend.
Thank you. Madame Morgan.

PLEASE READ OUT TO YEAR 7, 8 AND YEAR 9.
ITALY 2019
Three places have become available on the trip to Italy next May half term. Come and join us and trek up Vesuvius, go into the crater of Solfatara, imagine life with the Romans in the Colosseum and Pompeii and sail around the island of Capri. To top it all make your own pizza and ice cream to eat later.
If you are interested see Mrs Mackey in D12, GEOGRAPHY DEPARTMENT ASAP.

Years 11 / 12 / 13
GCSE and AS / A Level - requests for papers back - please see Mrs Stephens in A Block if you want a copy of your summer exam paper - Deadline 27th September.

Fair Trade
Meetings are every Friday breaktime in P13. All welcome! Bring some money and come along and buy some of our delicious treats!
Please can the following pupils see Mrs Henderson in the Exam Office (Upstairs A Block) :
Abigail Williams 10TH , Misty Fraser 10SB, Miriam Isaac 10NS, Cerys Keeping 10MS, Cerys Mckenzie-Smith 10GH, Sophia John 10CH, Josh Mathews 10NS, Morgan Wagstaff 10NS.
Interact Club (6th form) - Starts Monday 17th lunchtime in G5 with Mr. Pucella. Open to year 12 and 13. Get together as a group and come up with ideas for organising events throughout the year for charities of your choice.
Code Club (Key Stage 3 - Years 7, 8, 9) - Come to Code Club in G5 to learn the basics of computer coding. Starts Tuesday 18th Sept.
ICT Support (GCSE/A-Level) Need help and support with your courses, then please come along and ask for help. Available in G5 at lunchtimes with Mr. Pucella.
6th form Charity Football League
Only open to years 12 and 13 only. Following the success of last years league with ’Ellie Lloyds Barmy Army’ clear winners and undefeated all season, the league will run again. See posters in 6th form study room. Teams to register with Mr. Pucella by Fri 21st Sept and the league will start on Thurs 27th Sept in the Sports Hall. Thanks Mr. P































































Day Lunchtime After School
Mon Weights/Fitness (All Years) Football - K.S. 3 (WS)
Basketball Boys & Girls
Hockey - Yr 10-13 (KO)
Netball - Yr 7 (HD)
Tue Weights/Fitness (All Years) Rugby - Yrs 8&9 (NC & JS)
Badminton Hockey - Yr 7 (KO)
Circuit Training
Wed Weights/Fitness (All Years) Netball - Yr 10-13 (HD)
Basketball Boys & Girls (JS)
Gymnastics Hockey - Yr 8 & 9 (RS)
Thurs Weights/Fitness (All Years) Rugby -Yr 7 (GD)
Netball Yr 8 & 9 (HD)
Fri Weights/Fitness (All Years)
Girls multisports
(Go Girls)








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Senior Choir

P21 Wind Band

P22 Porthcawl Orchestra

P22 String Group

P22 Porthcawl Concert Orchestra P22
Junior Choir P21
Years 10-13 All years

Grade 3 and above

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Invite to join from music or peripatetic teacher PCO - All years
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Invite to join from music or peripatetic teacher
An audition may be required if there are a number of players on a certain instrument
Junior Choir - Years 7 - 9

Day Lessons
Tuesday Woodwind lessons Mrs V Bryant
Brass lessons Mr S Gray
Wednesday Woodwind lessons Mrs V Bryant
Guitar lessons Mr D Jeffries
Thursday String lessons Mrs H Williams
Drum/Percussion lessons Mr H Griffiths
Cello/Double bass lessons Mr T Cleaton
Friday String lessons Mrs H Williams

’’Learning to trust is one of life’s most difficult tasks.’’

--Isaac Watts

Theme: Trust



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