Student Newsletter Friday 27 September 2019

S1-S3 STUDENTS FANCY A GREEK LUNCH?

Come along to the Home Ec department and Miss Kalagianni will “take” you to Greece to make an authentic, healthy and delicious Greek salad. You will have time to eat it too!

Date: Thursday, 10 October

Time: 12.55pm for a prompt start

Max : 20 pupils

£1.50 per person

Come and sign up for the event in the HE staff base, first come first serve basis.

Thank you.

Miss Gungui

 

GIRLS’ FOOTBALL

Information regarding the squad for the upcoming game against Braidhurst High will be posted in the PE Department today at breaktime. Please let Mr Milligen know by Monday if you cannot play.

Mr Milligen

 

S4 – S6 BUSINESS BREAKFAST

Could all those who have signed up for the Business Breakfast TODAY come down to CLD Room 2 after registration.  Any questions please see Mrs Brandie.

Mrs Brandie

S6 PUPILS – PEACE PROJECT: PEACE ADVOCATES TRAINING SIGN-UP

Following our launch assembly on Tuesday afternoon, any pupils who would like to take part in this project should give their name to Miss Lyon by the end of the day on Tuesday 1 October.  This is a fantastic opportunity and will involve you taking part in a 2 day training programme.  This programme will equip you with skills required to resolve personal conflict, leading to you training our junior pupils with similar valuable life skills.

Miss Lyon

 

HORRIBLE HISTORIES LUNCHTIME CLUB – STARTING WEDNESDAY 2 OCTOBER

If you are in S1 or S2 and enjoy Horrible Histories come along to Room 25 at 1pm on Wednesday lunchtimes to watch, read and create your own Horrible Histories!  Thank you!

Miss Docherty

 

RAG BAG COLLECTION

The next Rag Bag collection will be Thursday 3 October. Can you please start looking out your old (but wearable) clothes/shoes/handbags/belts and help raise some money for your school.  A supply of bags will be handed out to register teachers, they should be brought in on Wednesday 2 October and placed at the collection point opposite Room 2.

Mrs McFadyen

 

S1 PHOTOS

Please follow ordering instructions carefully and return orders to the school office by Friday 4 October.  Thank you.

Mrs Davidson

 

MIDLOTHIAN CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING EVENT – S3 to S6

Email has been sent home to your parents with further details.

Mrs Burgess

 

 

DUKE OF EDINBURGH

EXPEDITION PRESENTATIONS – 3 OCTOBER, LUNCHTIME IN ROOM 39

Dr Alder and I will be waiting expectantly to hear all about the Silver & Bronze expedition aims, we expect to be entertained! Remember this is a requirement to pass your expedition section.

If you are in S3 or above and are interested in taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh award this year please come along and listen to the presentations. Sign up letters will be issued at the end.

Could all those currently signed up to the DofE award please upload their evidence and assessors reports to get each of the sections signed off.

Finally I am still missing some gloves and hats from the silver expedition (plus a small stove if anyone comes across it).

Mr Merson

 

JUNIOR NETBALL – S1 + S2 GIRLS

A reminder that junior netball has already begun. Every Monday after school 3.30 to 4.30. No experience necessary!!! In need of more members to take part in the Midlothian netball competition in a few weeks’ time. Permission forms available from the PE base.

Miss Campbell

 

N5/ HIGHER HISTORY

Can all N5/ Higher pupils from last year please return any textbooks they may have at home AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. We are short of a number of resources and would appreciate these being returned.

Miss Docherty

 

 

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