Student Newsletter 26 September 2018

SISTER ACT AUDITIONS

The audition times are now listed on the noticed board outside the Music staff base. Please check for your day and time.

Mrs Murphy

 

THE ROTARY CLUB OF PENICUIK YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHER COMPETITION REMINDER – THEME: “ BEAUTY OF NATURE”

The Task : To produce a portfolio of three photographs in colour or black and white on photographic paper based upon the theme, “Beauty of Nature”.

There are two categories:

Intermediate    —         11 to 13 years old.

Senior               —          14 to 17 years old

Photographs should be printed and submitted to the Art Department BEFORE THE OCTOBER BREAK. We will then send them to the competition organisers.  Each print, including any mount, should be no larger than A4 size. Mobile phones may be used.  In addition, each entrant should provide a brief sentence stating what each photograph represents in relation to the theme.  Remember to include your name and school. Good luck!

The Art Department

 

YOUNG AMBASSADORS

The next Young Ambassador meeting is Monday 1 October at lunchtime in the PE classroom.  This meeting is for the current & previous Young Ambassadors.

Kate Murray

Active Schools Coordinator

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Student Newsletter 25 September 2018

YEAR ASSEMBLIES

This week we will be holding year group assemblies.  Please report to the Assembly Hall at 8.30am on the following days:

TODAY  – S3/4

Thursday 27 September – S5/6

Mrs Burgess

 

COLLEGE ATTENDEES

Anyone who attends Edinburgh College on Tuesdays/Thursdays is asked to come to a short meeting in the Assembly Hall at 8.40am TODAY.  Thank you.

Mrs Burgess

 

S1 PHOTOGRAPHS

All S1 pupils will have their school photo taken THIS AFTERNOON in the Assembly Hall. Please come down at the following times and form a queue in alphabetical order of your surname – this will help the photographer complete your photos more quickly. Thank you.

1.40pm – 1C1

1.55pm – 1L2

2.10pm – 1L3

2.30pm – 1L4

2.45pm – 1C5

ADDITIONAL PHOTOS

The named pupils should report to the Assembly Hall at 2.55pm to have their photo taken please.

Mrs Davidson

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Student Newsletter 24 September 2018

S1 PHOTOGRAPHS

All S1 pupils will have their school photo taken tomorrow afternoon in the Assembly Hall.   A timetable will be in tomorrow’s newsletter.

Mrs Davidson

 

YEAR ASSEMBLIES

This week we will be holding year group assemblies.  Please report to the Assembly Hall at 8.30am on the following days:

TODAY  – S1/2

Tuesday 25 September  – S3/4

Thursday 27 September – S5/6

Mrs Burgess

 

EUROPEAN DAY OF LANGUAGES

¡Hola! Bonjour! European Day of Languages is celebrated every year on 26 September, and we will be celebrating throughout the whole of this week. Look out for quizzes, music and film in your French, Spanish and German classes, and listen out for your teachers trying other languages!  In addition, we have some very special guests who have agreed to run taster sessions in a variety of different languages!

TODAY – Italian with Ms Gungui in Room 12

TUESDAY – Greek with Mr Kitsos in Room 12

WEDNESDAY – Welsh with Mrs Brandie in Room 11

THURSDAY – Afrikaans with Mrs Van Aswegen in Room 12

All sessions will run from 1:10pm. All pupils and staff welcome. Feel free to bring your lunch and we look forward to seeing you there!

Mrs Andrew

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Student Newsletter 21 September 2018

YEAR ASSEMBLIES

Next week we will be holding year group assemblies.  Please report to the Assembly Hall at 8.30am on the following days:

Monday 24 September  – S1/2

Tuesday 25 September  – S3/4

Thursday 27 September – S5/6

Mrs Burgess

 

EUROPEAN DAY OF LANGUAGES

¡Hola! Bonjour! European Day of Languages is celebrated every year on 26 September, and we will be celebrating throughout the whole of next week. Look out for quizzes, music and film in your French, Spanish and German classes, and listen out for your teachers trying other languages!  In addition, we have some very special guests who have agreed to run taster sessions in a variety of different languages!

MONDAY – Italian with Ms Gungui in Room 12

TUESDAY – Greek with Mr Kitsos in Room 12

WEDNESDAY – Welsh with Mrs Brandie in Room 11

THURSDAY – Afrikaans with Mrs Van Aswegen in Room 12

All sessions will run from 1:10. All pupils and staff welcome. Feel free to bring your lunch and we look forward to seeing you there!

Mrs Andrew

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Student Newsletter 20 September 2018

EUROPEAN DAY OF LANGUAGES

¡Hola! Bonjour! European Day of Languages is celebrated every year on 26 September, and we will be celebrating throughout the whole of next week. Look out for quizzes, music and film in your French, Spanish and German classes, and listen out for your teachers trying other languages!  In addition, we have some very special guests who have agreed to run taster sessions in a variety of different languages!

MONDAY – Italian with Ms Gungui in Room 12

TUESDAY – Greek with Mr Kitsos in Room 12

WEDNESDAY – Welsh with Mrs Brandie in Room 11

…with the possibility of more to come – watch this space!

All sessions will run from 1:10pm. All pupils and staff welcome. Feel free to bring your lunch and we look forward to seeing you there!

Mrs Andrew

 

URGENT – S1 NEC APPLICATIONS

S1 pupils who were given their NEC form, (in PSE class), to take home for signing are reminded to hand it in at the school office please.

Mrs Davidson

 

SCHOLAR

SCHOLAR’s upcoming online tutor sessions are:

Day Date Time Subject Level
Thursday 20/09/2018 6pm Maths Higher

For more information on how to take part in upcoming sessions, please visit SCHOLAR’s Online Tutor Sessions.

Dr Alder

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