As we celebrate Mother’s Day, I want to take a moment to express my deepest appreciation for all that you do as mums for your own children but also as mums of the school community. Being a mother is one of the toughest jobs in the world, yet you make it look so effortless and graceful. You are the backbone of our families, the ones who hold everything together, and your love and dedication are the foundations on which young lives are built.
Being a mum is not an easy task at times; it requires immense patience, selflessness, and strength. From sleepless nights to endless laundry, from cooking meals to helping with homework, from soothing tears to giving hugs, you do it all with grace and a smile on your face. You are the ones who make sacrifices every day, putting your own needs aside to ensure that your family is happy and healthy.
Your role as a mother is not just limited to taking care of your children; you are also their mentor, guide, and friend. You teach them the values of kindness, compassion, and empathy, and instil in them the confidence to chase their dreams. Your unwavering support and encouragement are the driving forces that help them overcome their fears and conquer their challenges.
We know that your love knows no bounds; it is pure, selfless, and unconditional. It is a love that endures the test of time, a love that can heal even the deepest wounds. It is a love that brings joy to their lives, and a love that makes your precious children who they are.
As we celebrate Mother’s Day, we acknowledge the invaluable role that you play in the lives of your families. You are appreciated, you are loved, and you are truly irreplaceable.
Gail Mitchell – Head of Primary