E.I.S. staff and I extend a warm welcome back to the entire school community and send out wishes for peace and good health in the New Year. We have a few new school families to whom we extend words of welcome and wishes for success in their new situations.
We thank you once again for your donations to the Christmas baskets. The items were delivered to Terres RougesOrphanage. All there were very happy to receive the donations.
Please make note of the following information and dates:
Public Holiday – Thursday, 10th January (Benin’s celebration of the heritage of traditional African religions)
These meetings for Years 11, 12 and 13 students and parents will be held on Friday, 18th January. Letters with appointment times will be given to students on Friday, 11th January and confirmation slips must be returned to school by Tuesday, 15th January.
School Uniform and Sports Kit
Please remind your children to be prepared for school and sports lessons with the appropriate uniform and kit. The correct attire for games and tennis lessons is as follows: White t-shirt (without designs or writing), black shorts and sports shoes.
After-school activities will start next week. Please remember that payment should bemade to instructors at thestart of the term. You may consult the school website for details of the activities on offer, as well as instructors’ contact numbers. Kindly make sure that your child is picked up promptly after activities at 4:00 p.m. Younger siblings should not be left to wait around for older siblings participating in activities.
The construction company, SOGEA-SATOM, began work on the paving of roads in this area. We were told that the project would continue over a period of fifteen months. We are prepared to follow any instructions given and to take precautions to safeguard the children from exposure to dust and machines.
We have been pleased to see a few of our EIS alumni returning to school to visit and share their experiences and memories with teachers and students. We are proud of how well our alumni are doing in their various careers and institutes of higher learning. We wish them continued success in their endeavours. You may read about some of our alumni on the school website.
Thank you for your cooperation.
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