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Thought for the Week – Meddyliad yr Wythnos

“ ’’Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves’’ Abraham Lincoln Theme: Freedom “

Nov 18 2018

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PORTHCAWL COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL
DAILY BULLETIN Monday 19th November 2018 Week A
Dydd Llun 19 Mis Tachwedd 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 - FREEDOM
’’Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves’’
Abraham Lincoln

Cymraeg y bythefnos
Yn bendant (un ben-dant) - Definitely

Christmas Dinner - Tuesday 11th December 2018
Christmas Dinner is on Tuesday 11th December and all pupils are welcome. The cost is £2.20 for the main meal and £2.50 if you have a dessert. Look out for the Christmas posters for more information.
All Year Groups - Premiership Match Day Experience
Man City destroyed Southampton 6-1 on Nov 4th in the Premier League. Watford who are newcomers are doing well and now up to 8th in the league. If you would like to go and watch Man City V Watford on Sat March 9th at the Etihad Stadium please collect a letter from Mr. Pucella in G5. The trip also includes a training session in Man City’s training area the same place where players such as Aguero and De Bruyne train.
Note: All names will be checked with year tutors and is very unlikely you will be able to go if you have had behaviour concerns.
Thanks
Mr. Pucella

Textiles Club - Year 7 + 8
Year 7 and 8 pupils are invited to come make some interesting projects with the help of 6th form pupils and gain extra support in Textiles. Every Wednesday lunchtime in G9 with Miss Cook.

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!

Interact Club (6th form) - Monday lunchtimes 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. 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.
Years 10 and 11 Cardiff Winter Wonderland
I am organising an evening to trip to Cardiff Winter Wonderland on Friday December 14th. The cost of the trip is £13 which includes the bus and ice skating. However, if you just fancy some Christmas shopping, the bus is just £5. Places are limited so please pick up a letter asap from Mrs Davies P4. If you have D codes or there is lack of effort / disruption in lessons then don’t bother asking for a letter!

Years 7-9 St Fagans Museum Christmas Evening
I am organising an evening trip to St Fagans Folk Museum on Friday 7th December. This is a perfect way to celebrate a Welsh Christmas with carols, Mari Lwyd and lots of activities. The cost of the trip is £13 which includes entry and bus. Places are limited so pick up a letter asap from Mrs Davies P4. If you have D codes or there is lack of effort / disruption in lessons then don’t bother asking for a letter!









































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) 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)







Monday

Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
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

Invite to join from music or peripatetic teacher All years



Invite to join from music or peripatetic teacher All years

Grade 4 and above

Invite to join from music or peripatetic teacher PCO - All years
Must be at least Grade 4
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

’’Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves’’

Abraham Lincoln
Theme: Freedom

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