At Firs Hill
Beginners ESOL for women
Intermediate ESOL for women
From May, Fridays 9.15–11.15am
Beginners ESOL for men
From May (contact Firs Hill School on 242 0109 for details)
Note: ESOL is ‘English as a Second or Other Language’
Yoga for women
£2, Fridays 9.15–10.30am (not 10–11am as
previously advertised in the Messenger)
Computers for Beginners and Level One
Word processing, desk top publishing, databases or spreadsheets
– you can choose.
Halal Lunch Club for women over 50s
Aerobics for women
£1, Wednesdays 6.15–7.15pm
Sewing (Unit One OCN Garment Making)
After Easter there will be courses in helping
children with reading and writing, basic food hygiene, parenting
skills, making a multi-cultural story sack and Urdu for beginners.
Some of these will be at St Catherine’s in the evenings.
For details, please look out for posters in your doctor’s
surgery or the New Deal Information Shop, newsletter from
school or at learning.burngreave.net.
At Fir Vale
ECDL (European Computer Driving License)
Thursdays 6–9pm. We hope this course will also be starting
For more information contact Amjad Janjua on
243 9391 or (0796) 196 1541.
Driving Theory Course
Wednesdays 9.30–11.30am. Transport provided from Pye
Literacy and numeracy workshops are in the pipeline.
We would like to know about parents’ views on providing
children with Halal meals at school.
Contact Zaidah Ahmed on 231 0221.
At Firth Park
Courses currently running are:
Wednesdays, 5–7pm. 13 women from several different backgrounds
eg Yemeni, Somali and White women attend this course. Transport
provided for Burngreave women.
Tuesdays, 6–7pm. 11 women at present all from diverse
backgrounds. Transport provided for all Burngreave women.
Keeping up with your child
A course for parents to help them to understand what pupils
undergo in seconday schools.
Parents Workshops are being held regularly every month on
Learn about Learning
For parents, evening 29th April.
Also Dads’ and Lads’ Football starting in April.
Interested in any of the above contact Zaidah Ahmed on 257
At Pye Bank and Bryon Wood
Unfortunately when this page was put together Derek Moxam
was unavailable. For information about activities at these
schools please contact him on 276 0475 (Pye Bank) and 272
3624 (Byron Wood).