Fossoway Dates for Your Diary 2017-18

Dates for Your Diary provides details of the key dates in the school year to allow you to plan but are subject to change. Naturally there will be items/events added as opportunities present themselves. Diary updates will be communicated via the school newsletter, always providing a “termly look ahead”.


Monday 14th AugustInset Day 1
Tuesday 15th August Start of Autumn Term
Tuesday 22nd August until 3rd OctoberSwimming P4 weekly ten week in total
Wednesday 23rd August"Meet the Teacher" 5-7pm
Monday 28th AugustP1 start full time days
Tuesday 5th SeptemberPTA - AGM 6-7pm
Wednesday 6th SeptemberParent Council Meeting AGM 6 -7pm
Thursday 28th SeptemberNumeracy Workshop 2pm
Wednesday 4th OctoberParent Council Meeting 6pm start
Friday 6th OctoberHarvest Celebration in Church - 3.15pm End of Term
Monday 23rd OctoberStart of Winter Term
Tuesday 24th OctoberSwimming P4 for next 3 weeks last session 7/11
Friday 3rd to Friday 10th NovemberBook Fayre in School
Monday 13th and Wednesday 15th NovemberParent Contact
Mon 3.40 - 6pm
Wednesday 5 - 7.30pm
Thursday 16th NovemberInset Day (2)
Friday 17th NovemberInset Day (3)
Friday 1st December - P6 Curling Session 1
- Xmas Shopping Night 6pm to 9pm
Village Hall
Monday 4th to 8th DecemberSchool Christmas Post
Tuesday 5th December Football Festival
Wednesday 6th December - Nativity Costume Deadline
- Big Maths Bake Sale(Donations welcome)
- Big Maths Quiz Night
Thursday 7th December Flu Vaccinations (am)
Friday 8th December- Panto Costumes
- P6 Curling Session 2
Monday 11th DecemberNativity (afternoon)
Tuesday 12th December- Nativity (morning)
- Aladdin Panto P5/6/7 Perth Concert Hall
Wednesday 13th December School Production Aladdin Panto
6pm to 7.30pm
Thursday 14th December - "Wear your Christmas Jumper" to School Day
- Whole School Christmas Lunch
- School Production Aladdin Panto
1.30pm to 3pm &
6pm to 7.30pm
Monday 18th December - Christmas Gift Sale
- PTA gift-wrapping
Tuesday 19th December P4/5 Xmas Party (pm)
Wednesday 20th December P6/7 Xmas Party (pm)
Thursday 21st December - Xmas Party Nursery (am)
- P1/2/3 Xmas Party (pm)
Friday 22nd DecemberChristmas Church Service
12 Noon end of Term
No school Lunches served
Monday 8th JanuaryStart of Spring Term
Wednesday 10th January Parent Council Meeting 6pm (re-arranged from December)
Monday 15th JanuarySchool Uniform Deadline
Monday 15th to 19th JanuaryP1 Registrations for August 2018
Tuesday 16th JanuarySoccer 7's Football, St John's Academy, Perth
Thursday 18th JanuaryPTA Meeting 2pm, FRED Room
Monday 22nd JanuaryNursery Registration commences
Monday 29th January Rag Bag Uplift
Monday 29th JanuaryBIG MATHS Parent Workshop 2pm to 3pm
Tuesday 6th FebruaryPKC Cluster Cross Country P6 & P7, LLCC
Wednesday 7th February NHS Workshop P6 & P7, School Hall
Wednesday 7th FebruaryParent Council Meeting
- 6pm start
Thursday 8th FebruaryP1 & P7 Dental Screening
Monday 12th FebruaryOpen Afternoon with Parents (2pm to 3pm)
Tuesday 13th FebruaryFootball Soccer Sevens in Perth
Wednesday 14th FebruaryInset Day (4)
Thursday 15th and Friday 16th February Mid Term Occasional Holiday
Tuesday 27th FebruaryFootball Soccer Sevens in Perth
Wednesday 28th FebruaryPKC Cross Country Championship Event P6 & P7, Perth Racecourse, Perth (details TBC)
Thursday 1st March World Book Day
Dress Down Day (info to follow)
Tuesday 6th MarchFossoway Community Council Meeting 7.30pm,
School Hall
Monday 12th and Wednesday 14th MarchParent Contact Meetings
Monday (afternoon)
Wednesday (evening)
Tuesday 13th March Rotary Quiz P7 4.00pm,
Tuesday 20th MarchScottish Bridge Competition (details TBC)
Thursday 22nd March P5 to P7 School Trip (info to follow)
Thursday 29th MarchSpring Family Church Service
Last Day of Term
Monday 16th AprilInset Day (5)
Tuesday 17th April Start of Summer Term
Wednesday 16th MayParent Council Meeting
6pm start
Monday 28th - Wednesday 30th May P7 Cluster Residential to
PGL Dalguise
Thursday 28th JuneLeavers Church Service
12 noon end of Term.
No school lunches served