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Happy Easter!

Thanks to Rev Julia  who came in to talk to us about the Easter story and to Anna who came to in to talk to us about how Easter is celebrated in Poland. It was really interesting!

P1 - 3 made Easter cards using tessellating patterns.

 

 

Sport Relief

The pupils from Nursery to P7 (helped by parents, staff and community volunteers) ran at least a mile for Sports Relief. Together with the sweepstake organised by Pupil Council they have raised £589! Well done everyone!

 

Sew into Shapinsay

The Shapinsay Development Trust asked us to help embroider the new cushions for the Boathouse - they form a map of Shapinsay. We all added our bit!

 

Pirates Versus Mermaids

Thank you to everyone who helped with the pantomime, and to all those who came to watch. Well done children, you were FANTASTIC!

Table Manners Challenge Winners

Well done to the team who have won the latest table manners challenge and who have a special table for the last week before the February break.

Snow!

It snowed!

Education, Leisure and Housing Committee Meeting

On Wednesday 3rd February the Education, Leisure and Housing Committee of Orkney Islands Council met and one of the things on the agenda was the report about the Education Scotland and Care Inspectorate Inspection of Shapinsay School which took place in September 2015. Members were very positive about the report and congratulated everyone involved.

If you would like to hear what was said click on the link below. Shapinsay School were Item 4 on the agenda and you can find it by skipping forward to about 44 minutes in.

ELH Committee Audio File

Pirates Versus Mermaids - a peedie taster....

We hope you are all looking forward to Pirates Versus Mermaids on 10th March... Here are a few tasters!

 

Burns Lunch

On 27th February we had a shared Burns Lunch with the Lunch Club.

P4 - 7 performed the Address to the Haggis (apologies; the memory card was too full so the end is missing!)

 

A visit from the Police

Today we had a visit from 2 of our local Police officers. They came in to speak to us about their jobs and it was really interesting.

We saw the baton that they use.

We got to try on their handcuffs!

We even got to go in the police car - do you know how many children can fit in a police car at once?

All of us - 19!!!! Although this was when the car was parked!

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