In maintaining our commitment to the environment and our determination to reduce paper waste at school, we continue to post our newsletter on the school website and on each of our building boards. You may also call into the secretary’s office if you need a hard copy in hand. It is easy and free to subscribe to the biweekly newsletter by going onto the school website, clicking on Newsletter, entering your e-mail address and clicking subscribe. You will receive an e-mail allowing you to confirm your subscription.
Please note the following information and reminders:
School Fair The organizational meeting was held on 9th January and the date for the event has now been set for Saturday,23rd March. Letters will go out next week, requesting your participation in the preparation of this fun community event. We hope that you will take the time to consider the area(s) in which you will like to lend your help.
Homework Diaries Along with recording homework assignments, the homework diaries/agendas are an important instrument of communication between teachers and parents. Kindly review these with your children regularly.
School Uniform and Sports Kit Please remind your children to be prepared for school and sports/dance lessons with the appropriate uniform and kit. This information is outlined in the Parents’ Handbook.
Happy Spring Festival The Cotonou Chinese Cultural Centre has many interesting events planned for this celebration which revolves around the Chinese New Year 2013 – Year of the Snake. Please look out for announcements of such, which will lead up to the grand celebration on 10th February.
Institut Français For your weekend entertainment, there are many concerts, exhibitions, theatre and dance performances, films, etc. taking place during the upcoming months. The programme is posted on the Cotonou Culture board behind the secretary’s office and also at the Institut Français.
Sunday Evening Football (Soccer) for Upper School Students Many students are enjoying this popular activity and the chance to get together on Sunday evening, from 17:30 –18:30. We thank once again Mr. Knudsen for initiating and sustaining such a worthwhile activity for our children.