Please report to the Assembly Hall at 8.30am:
Tuesday 6 November – Clerk Maxwell House
Thursday 8 November – Liddell House
EDINBURGH COLLEGE OPEN DAYS
See entrance TV for details
S3 BUSINESS GROUP
Throughout November S3 Business students are taking part in a national enterprise challenge. For this they are trying to raise as much money as possible and you will hopefully see them around school doing a host of activities, like selling Christmas-themed gifts. Please try to support them if you can!
S2 MIDLOTHIAN SCHOOLS’ SPELLING BEE
The next spelling bee practice will be on Thursday 8 November in room 45 at 1.05pm. Bring your lunch with you.
NOTE CHANGE PLEASE – S6 SLEEP IN THE PARK
Could all S6 pupils who are interested in participating in this event please attend a meeting on Thursday 8 November at breaktime in room 28 with Miss Graham. Important information will be shared as well as permission slips given out at this meeting so it is vital that you attend.
SCHOLAR’s upcoming Online Tutor Sessions are:
S4-6 – TAKING A GAP YEAR
A number of students have approached me in the last few weeks asking about the realities of taking a gap year or spending some time abroad after school. As such I will be running an information session on Wednesday 7 November starting at 1.05pm in room 54. Come along and have all your gap year questions answered. Please have your lunch first.
BIG ART CLUB
An extra Big Art Club will be held on Wednesday 7 November! We need as many helpers to create poppies in time for Armistice Day. Room 57 from 3:30 till 4:30. Refreshments will be provided .
INFORMATION RE: S4 PRELIMINARY EXAMINATIONS
The named S4 pupils should register first thing TODAY and then report to Mrs Edge-Loake’s office (situated in the library corridor) during registration.
DUKE OF EDINBURGH
PREVIOUS BRONZE & SILVER PARTICIPANTS
There are a large number of people who still need to get sections signed off for their awards. Please make the effort now to do this so that you have not wasted your time over the last year and more. If you require help/guidance please come and speak to me.
There are also a number of people still to do their presentation to me to have their expedition signed off. This can be done individually or as a group but you need to come and arrange this with me.
NEW BRONZE AND SILVER PARTICIPANTS
A reminder to those doing Bronze that we are meeting on Thursday lunchtimes in Mr Beards’ room and that you must be signed up for the Friday afternoon training that is happening over the next 4 Fridays.
Could all those wishing to do the Silver award this year please meet with me next Wednesday (7 November) lunchtime in Mr Beards’ room.
REMINDER – S4 NATIONAL 5 BUSINESS LEARNERS
Revision classes will run every Wednesday from now until the exam on 26 November. These will be from 3.30-4.05pm in Mr Connolly’s room (Room 32).