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MAY DAY HOLIDAY 2020 – Change of date

As you may be aware, the UK government has recently announced a change to the date of the Early May Bank Holiday 2020.

The first May Bank Holiday has been moved from its usual first Monday in May ie 4 May 2020 to Friday 8 May 2020 to coincide with celebrations for the 75th anniversary of VE Day (See https://www.gov.scot/publications/bank-holidays/ ).

East Renfrewshire Council’s Education Department have made the decision  to change the In-Service day for May as follows;

Monday 4 May 2020               Open to pupils

Tuesday 5 May 2020              Open to pupils

Wednesday 6 May 2020         Open to pupils

Thursday 7 May 2020             In-service – staff only

Friday 8 May 2020                  Public Holiday – School closed

 

Additional in-service day granted by the Scottish Government in May will be Tuesday 26 May 2020

Diary Date – School Closure June 2016

The date of the European Union Referendum has now been decided as Thursday 23 June 2016.

Carlibar will be a polling station on this date and as such, it will be closed to staff and pupils. Any after school lets/ clubs will also be cancelled on Wednesday 22nd June and Thursday 23rd June.

We stop on the 24th June at 1pm for the Summer break.

 

Burns Day – Monday 25th January 2016

Children can wear tartan to school on this day if parents wish them to do so, this might be a small tartan accessory such as a ribbon or an item of tartan clothing, please do not buy anything new just for this day.  It is not a dress as you please day.

The school meals service have a special Burns Day menu.  Soup of the day will be Scotch Broth. The normal weekly options will still be available but hot choice 1 (sausages) will be replaced by a haggis stack (haggis, mashed turnip and potatoes), dessert will be Scottish shortbread and raspberries.

We will have a whole school assembly on the 25th. The focus will be on songs and poems of Scotland.  Each class will recite a poem or sing a song.