Student Newsletter 21 November 2018

S2 ENRICHMENT

S2 enrichment changes this Thursday to the following:

Mrs Forbes to Mrs Van-Aswegen

Mrs Van-Aswegan to Mrs McEvoy

Mrs McEvoy to Mrs McIntosh

Mrs McIntosh to Ms Campbell

Ms Campbell to Miss Hardie

Miss Hardie to Mrs Forbes

Mrs Razavi

 

S5/S6 REPORTS

Can the named pupils please collect their reports TODAY, thank you.

Mrs Razavi

 

STUDENTS SIGNING IN/OUT

All students going out to college/volunteering, etc are reminded they should sign out at the office.  You must not sign out on anyone else’s behalf.  This also applies to signing in for study periods. Thank you.

Mrs Davidson

 

BRONZE DofE

The meeting is this coming Thursday 22 November at lunchtime, but the final Friday afternoon session is postponed until Friday 30 November.  (Neither myself or Al is available this week – sorry).

Mr Merson

 

SLEEP IN THE PARK – 8 DECEMBER

If there are any S5 pupils who are interested in participating in Sleep in the Park with Social Bite, please see Miss Graham for information and a permission slip.  The event aims to raise money and awareness for homelessness in Scotland, and involves sleeping outside in Princes Street Gardens.  You must be aged 16 or over by 1 December to take part.

Miss Graham

 

PUSHKIN PRIZE FOR CREATIVE WRITING

S1 and S2 – The next meeting for the Pushkin Prize writing competition will take place on Wednesday 5 December in room 45 at 1.10pm. Please bring your final piece of writing with you. We will be filling in entry forms on this day.

Miss Cairney

 

CHRISTMAS HAMPER APPEAL

Once again we are collecting items for our Christmas Hamper Collection.  There are boxes in registration classes where items can be placed.  Please bring in what you can.  Register teachers have a list of suggested items if you are not sure what to bring.  Items should be in school by Monday 3 December.  Please help us help our local community this Christmas.

Mrs Burgess

 

COLLEGE COURSES

Are you thinking about leaving school at Christmas? If so it is important that you apply for a January start college course even if it is a back-up to your intended plan. The applications have now opened for January start courses at Edinburgh College. To find out more look online, speak to Caroline Steele (Careers Adviser), or your guidance teacher, as soon as possible.

Mrs C Steele

Careers Adviser

 

 

REMINDER – EDINBURGH COLLEGE OPEN DAYS

EC OPEN DAYS NOV 2018 CAMPAIGN-2mspple

Mrs McLennan

Student Newsletter 20 November 2018

BRONZE DofE

The meeting is this coming Thursday 22 November at lunchtime, but the final Friday afternoon session is postponed until Friday 30 November.  (Neither myself or Al is available this week – sorry).

Mr Merson

 

MODERN LANGUAGES TRIP – ROSSLYN CHAPEL

Pupils who are attending the French trip to Rosslyn Chapel should go to the Bite Site at the beginning of period 1 to be registered:

2C3/2L4 – Tuesday

Mrs Andrew

 

SLEEP IN THE PARK – 8 DECEMBER

If there are any S5 pupils who are interested in participating in Sleep in the Park with Social Bite, please see Miss Graham for information and a permission slip.  The event aims to raise money and awareness for homelessness in Scotland, and involves sleeping outside in Princes Street Gardens.  You must be aged 16 or over by 1 December to take part.

Miss Graham

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Student Newsletter 19 November 2018

S2 MIDLOTHIAN SCHOOLS’ SPELLING BEE 

Consent forms for this trip must be handed in TODAY.

Miss Cairney

 

MODERN LANGUAGES TRIP – ROSSLYN CHAPEL

Pupils who are attending the French trip to Rosslyn Chapel should go to the Bite Site at the beginning of period 1 to be registered:

2C1/2C5 – Monday

2C3/2L4 – Tuesday

Mrs Andrew

 

SLEEP IN THE PARK – 8 DECEMBER

If there are any S5 pupils who are interested in participating in Sleep in the Park with Social Bite, please see Miss Graham for information and a permission slip.  The event aims to raise money and awareness for homelessness in Scotland, and involves sleeping outside in Princes Street Gardens.  You must be aged 16 or over by 1 December to take part.

Miss Graham

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Student Newsletter 16 November 2018

S5/S6 REPORTS

Can period 4 teachers of S5/S6 please bring their classes down to the BiteSite at 12.20pm and assist with the distribution of their reports. Thank you.

R Jamieson

 

CHARITY FUNDRAISER

TODAY there will be a Christmas Sale for the Micro Tyco Charity. It will be held in the link corridor at breaktime.  There will be Christmas decorations, Christmas cards, sweet bags and cupcakes sold at this event. Everyone welcome. Please come and treat yourself – and others!

S3 Business Group

 

CHRISTMAS HAMPER APPEAL

Once again we are collecting items for our Christmas Hamper Collection.  There are boxes in registration classes where items can be placed.  Please bring in what you can.  Register teachers have a list of suggested items if you are not sure what to bring.  Items should be in school by Monday 3 December.  Please help us help our local community this Christmas.

Mrs Burgess

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Student Newsletter 15 November 2018

CHARITY FUNDRAISER

This Friday, 16 November, there will be a Christmas Sale for the Micro Tyco Charity. It will be held in the link corridor at breaktime.  There will be Christmas decorations, Christmas cards, sweet bags and cupcakes sold at this event. Everyone welcome. Please come and treat yourself – and others!

S3 Business Group

 

AFTER SCHOOL HOCKEY

After school hockey is cancelled this week and will resume next week.

Mrs Cochrane

 

S1 PHOTOS

The named pupils should collect their photo TODAY at breaktime.  Thank you.

Mrs Davidson

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