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Welcome to the Moffat Academy and Beattock Primary Website

Introduction

We aim to use our website to provide you with information about what has been happening within the school and also to publicise forthcoming events. 

Please use the menus on the left hand side to navigate to the different areas.  We aim to keep our website as up to date as possible, please view our twitter and facebook pages below for regular updates. 

As always we welcome your views and would like any feedback you have on the website.  It is a website for parents/carers so we would like to know what you would like to see included and we will endeavour to put this information on.  Please contact us via any of the methods on the “Contact us” page. 

I hope you will find this website interesting and informative.  

Mrs. Lesley Watson

Head Teacher

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After School Care Provision (Notice from JAYBEES)

Following the sad closure of Small n Tall in Moffat we are currently looking into the possibility of Jaybees providing After School Care within Moffat Academy. Last week we attended a meeting with representatives from Moffat Academy, the local Education Department and the Care Commission which proved to be very positive.

To help us gain an understanding of your childcare requirements it would be very much appreciated if you could please take a few minutes to complete our online survey using the following link:- https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/8878GK2 (below) This information will help us make sure that the service we offer in Moffat meets everyone’s needs.

Unfortunately, there is a bit of paperwork that will need to be processed before we can move forward and it looks like we would be unable to offer any After School Care in Moffat before the February Half Term School Holiday.

Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us at:
Jackie Bell, Manager
Address: Jaybees (Childcare) Ltd Blacklocks Vennel Lochmaben DG11 1NP
Telephone 01387 810303
email buzzus@jaybeeschildcare.co.uk

Extra Info:

Stingers After School Care

After School: It would be our proposal that all children are met by staff in the school dining hall at the end of the day. They will register with staff and have a snack/drink which will be provided by Jaybees.

Once the children have all had snack we would then plan to move to our allocated area within the school (meeting room and an area within the nursery room). The children will also have access to the garden area outside the nursery to run off some steam.

Times: 3.00pm-6.00pm

Cost: £4.00 hour including snack (please note we have a minimum charge of £4.00)

Collection: Parents will be able to collect their children from the nursery door, this will ensure that we are not disturbing the school office staff.

School Clubs: We are more than happy to drop off and collect children from any school clubs within the school.

At the moment the school run a breakfast club from 8.30-9.00am so we are a little unsure if there will be a need for us to provide a Before School Club. Hopefully the information we receive from our survey will help us to gauge if this is something that is needed in Moffat.

SportsScotland Gold Award

In February we were presented with our SportsScotland Gold Award. This award recognises not only sporting success but also increased participation and work with our partners in the community.