Porthcawl Comprehensive School / Ysgol Gyfun Porthcawl

Notice Board

Please note that there is a Bulletin Box in A block office.

  • Deadline for inclusion in next day’s bulletin is 12pm.
  • Deadline on Friday for Monday is 12pm.

Thought for the Week – Meddyliad yr Wythnos

“Theme - Courage ’’It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.’’ E.E. Cummings “

May 22 2019

Daily Bulletin

PORTHCAWL COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL
DAILY BULLETIN Monday 20th May 2019 Week B
Dydd Llun 20 Mis Mai 2019
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 - Courage
’’It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.’’
E.E. Cummings

ICELAND 2020
YEAR 11 PUPILS- AS YOU WILL SOON BE GOING OFF TO DO EXAMS AND LEAVING YOU NEED TO ENSURE YOU HAVE PAID UP TO DATE. CAN YOU PLEASE SEE ME IF THERE ARE ANY PROBLEMS OR YOU WISH TO PAY DIFFERENTLY TO THE PLAN. THANK YOU MRS MACKEY

URGENT! PLEASE READ - YEAR 8,9,10,11 - French Christmas Market 2019
The final payment for the French trip is now due. Come and see me at breaktime or lunchtime in P28. A space has become available and if you are interested come and see me ASAP! Merci! Madame Morgan

KS3 Pupils - Mrs Kembery’s End of Term Horse Riding Trip
Please ensure you have paid in full by the end of this half term (Friday 24 May).
Thank you
Mrs Kembery

LONDON TRIP - ACTIVITIES DAY
Could pupils ensure that they have paid the full amount of the trip by the end of May at the latest. Please see Mr Smith or Miss Thomas if there are any issues.

Activities Day: Final payments for ALL trips MUST be paid by the end of this half term ( Friday 24th May). Please see the lead teachers if you are unsure of how much you still owe.

IMPORTANT: Exams - Tuesday 6th May - Tuesday 18th June.
Please make sure you stay away from the Sports Hall, Jubilee Theatre and Assessment Centre at break and lunchtimes. Please do not enter the library whilst the exam sign is out. Be considerate of those who are taking exams this year as it will be you doing these one day!

Year 9, 10 & 12 - Activities Day
All those going on the London Museums & Shopping trip for Activities Day, could you please make the final payment of £15, if you haven’t already done so, to Mrs Strong in G19 by Friday 24th May (end of term). Please bring your payment card. Any problems see me.
There are 3 places still remaining if anyone is interested

West Midlands Safari Park
The next payment is due ASAP. There is £15 left to pay. Please bring the money and your card on a Monday or Wednesday lunchtime only to Miss Hankin in M7

EXAMS - Year’s 10-13
Exam stationery kit for sale from Mrs Henderson or Mrs Stephens in A block, ONLY £2.
Please ensure you have all your equipment prior to exam season!

Year 7 & 8 Girls!
Go Girls have organised a fitness club for all abilities on a Friday lunch time in the gym. It will begin at 1pm so people are able to get their lunch first. Trainers are required and it is preferable to wear her PE kit. Looking forward to seeing you there!!! GO GIRLS!!

Gardening for Girls
NEW!!!! Gardening Club for Girls - On a Monday lunchtime after Easter in the school garden - all welcome - Miss Raine.

Music Certificates -
If you play an instrument and have passed any exams, please could you bring a copy of your certificates to Mr Powell or Mr Davies (Music) or Mrs Stephens (A-Block). Any copies already handed in are not required again. Thank you.

Christian Union (CU)
Fridays week A during lunchtime in A2 with Pastor Steve Lock. All welcome.

Business Year 11 Support / Revision
Thurs Week A - Target Revision Group (Invites sent) D7 - 1.30pm. Bring your lunch.
Thurs Week B - Lunch support for year 11 pupils - everyone welcome.

IT Design Club
Learn how to photo-shop and to create cartoons. Meets A5 at Wednesday lunchtimes. All years welcome.

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!

Fair Trade
Meetings are every Friday breaktime in P13. All welcome! Bring some money and come along and buy some of our delicious treats!

Code Club (Key Stage 3 - Years 7, 8, 9) - Come to Code Club in G5 to learn the basics of
computer coding. Tuesday lunchtimes.
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.











We are always in need of
Toiletries and Toilet Rolls
Tea/Coffee
Tinned Meat - such as Ham or Corn Beef
Tinned Fish - Such as Tuna
Peanut Butter/Jam
UHT Milk and Orange Juice
Soup
Rice/Pasta
Tinned Vegetables
Tinned Fruit
Tins of Rice Pudding and Custard




















Day Lunchtime After School
Mon Weights/Fitness (All Years) Athletics (All Years)
Tennis (astro) Girls Tennis


Tue Weights/Fitness (All Years) Boys Tennis (All Years)
Tennis (astro) Touch Rugby (mixed)

Wed Weights/Fitness (All Years) Athletics (All Years)
Go girls - Multi Sports (Gym) Tennis open night, pupils need to bring own equipment
Tennis (astro)
Thurs Weights/Fitness (All Years) Tennis open night, pupils need to bring own equipment

Fri Weights/Fitness (All Years)
Girls multisports
(Go Girls)
Tennis (astro)




Music Extracurricular Activities
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Instrumental Lessons
Woodwind
Brass
Lower Strings Woodwind
Guitar Upper Strings
Percussion Upper Strings
Lunchtime Activities
Senior Choir
P21 Flute Group
P21 Porthcawl Orchestra
P22 String Group
P22 Porthcawl Concert Orchestra
P22
For years 10-13. All abilities welcome! Invite to join from music or peripatetic teacher All years welcome Invite to join from music or peripatetic teacher Invite to join from music or peripatetic teacher
Brass Group
P22
Tech Group
P20
Junior Choir
P21

Invite to join from music or peripatetic teacher All years welcome Years 7-9. All abilities welcome



’’It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.’’

E.E. Cummings
Theme: Courage

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