Student Newsletter 27 November 2018

REMINDER – DATA CHECK FORMS

If you received a Data Check form for updating, please ensure it is returned to the school office by Wednesday 28 November.  Thank you.

Mrs Davidson

 

SLEEP IN THE PARK

Could all pupils who are attending the Sleep in the Park event please attend a meeting on Thursday 29 November at break time in room 28.  Those who are collecting sponsorship money offline must hand this to Miss Graham by Monday 3 December.  Remember you must raise at least £100 in order to guarantee yourself a ticket for the event.

Miss Graham

 

3C1 YPI FINALISTS

Can the following two groups please meet with Miss Lyon in room 27 at break time tomorrow.

Beeslack Family Disabled Club                   Midlothian Sure Start

If you cannot attend at break, you must see me tomorrow at some point.

Miss Lyon

 

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

 

HIGHER HISTORY BANNOCKBURN TRIP

All Higher History pupils are reminded that the permission slip and money was due to be handed in by Friday last week. You MUST hand it in today and if there are any issues, see Mrs Forbes or Miss Docherty. All pupils attending the trip should go to Registration as normal this morning then report immediately to room 26.

Mrs Forbes

 

UKULELE GROUP

Calling all ukulele players who have played with the ukulele group in previous concerts.  Could you please come along to a rehearsal on Wednesday 28 November in room 4 from 3.30-4pm. If you play ukulele and would like to join, please see Mrs McIntosh for further information. Thank you!

Mrs McIntosh

 

REMINDER – 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

 

REMINDER – 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

 

REMINDER – 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

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Mrs McLennan

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