Student Newsletter 13 November 2018

S2 FRENCH TRIP – ROSSLYN CHAPEL

Any pupil who studies French in S2 and wishes to attend the trip to Rosslyn Chapel must return their permission slip to either Mrs Andrew or Mrs McEvoy by the end of the day on Wednesday (14 November). If you do not return your slip, you will not be able to go!

Mrs Andrew

 

SCHOLAR

SCHOLAR’s upcoming Online Tutor Sessions are:

Day Date Time Subject Level
Tuesday 13 November 2018 6pm English National 5
Thursday 15 November 2018 6pm Human Biology Higher

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

DrAlder

 

S2 MIDLOTHIAN SCHOOLS’ SPELLING BEE

The next practice session for this competition takes place in room 45 on Thursday 15 November at 1.05pm. Bring your lunch with you.

Miss Cairney

 

HAIR BY JFK – FULL TIME ASSISTANTS REQUIRED

Hair by JFK is currently looking for full time assistants to work in their salons in Edinburgh.  This is a great opportunity for someone who is interested in becoming a hairdresser.  Please see Mrs Brandie for further details.

Mrs Brandie

 

LIBRARY BOOK FAIR

A number of S6s are running a Book Fair at the school library during breaktime and lunchtime.  We will be selling posters, books and stationary.  All purchases will be going towards Penicuik Family Learning Centre, a local charity.  We will also be continuing the Book Fair at the Penicuik Library this Friday 9 November 1-3pm, Saturday 10 November 12-3pm and Sunday 11 November 12-3pm.  The book fair is only running until next week at the school.  So pop along and treat yourself.

 

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

 

EARLY NOTICE OF SPORTS COUNCIL MEETING

Penicuik HS Sports Council will meet on Thursday 29 November at lunchtime in the PE classroom. Please bring lunch with you. This meeting is for all current & previous Young Ambassadors, pupils that were on the Sports Council last year and anyone who is interested in joining the Sports Council.

Kate Murray, Active Schools Coordinator

 

REMINDER – EDINBURGH COLLEGE OPEN DAYS

See entrance TV for dates/times, etc.

Mrs McLennan

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