PRELIMINARY EXAMINATIONS CONTINUE
Examinations are taking place across the school so please try and move around the school quietly, particularly in the Art corridor and around the front areas of the school.
IT users should collect their equipment at the beginning of the day and should be returned at the end of day to the SfL Base.
Enrichment changed as follows –
2P1 From Mr Smith to Mrs Murphy
2P2 From Mrs Van Aswegen to Mrs Redford
2P3 From Ms Blake to Ms Dixon
2P4 From Mrs Murphy to Ms Simpson
2P5 From Mrs Redford to Mr Smith
2P6 From Ms Dixon to Mrs Van Aswegen
2P7 From Ms Simpson to Ms Blake
REMINDER – ZENITH – MODERN APPRENTICESHIP IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Zenith, based in Bilston Glen Industrial Estate in Loanhead, has a Modern Apprenticeship opportunity for a school leaver aged 16-18. If you are interested in applying for this post or would like further information, please see Mrs Brandie as soon as possible.
S1-S3 LAW INFORMATION EVENING – WEDNESDAY 29 JANUARY 2020
Are you in S1-3 and considering pursuing a career in Law. Our Law Information Evening is aimed at S1-S3 pupils and their parents/carers and will take place on Wednesday 29 January from 18:30 – 20:00 at the University of Edinburgh’s Central Campus (full details on registration).
The event aims to give pupils and their guests an idea of what studying Law is like and the variety of career options available. By the end of the session, pupils and their parents/guardians should be able to:
- Discuss some of the main aspects of a Law degree & student life
- List all the universities in Scotland that currently offer the LLB (Bachelor of Laws degree).
- List the main subject(s) pupils will need to sit when they get to senior phase
- Understand, to a basic level, the application process for Law.
- Discuss career options, including continuing on to professional practice.
- Recall basic information about the support offered by Reach Edinburgh
Please note that as we anticipate this being a busy event, pupils and guests must register in advance to attend. Please speak to Mr Saffhill if you are interested.
REMINDER – S1 VACCINATIONS
Signed vaccination forms should be returned to the school office by Friday 7 February please.
REMINDER – PROM 2020 – FINAL PAYMENTS
Can all pupils attending the prom please ensure they meet the following payment deadlines:
£20 by Monday 3 February
£20 by Friday 27 March
Payments should be made to the school office.
S6 Social Committee
REMINDER – GIRLS’ JUNIOR NETBALL
Junior Netball will return on Monday 27 January 3.30-4.30pm in the Games Hall. New members are welcome.
REMINDER – S6 PHOTOS
Ordering instructions were attached and orders should be in to the school office by Friday 31 January 2020. The group photo is on display in the cabinet outside the school office, and on the corridor wall.
REMINDER – SCOTTISH SCHOOLS CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS
This event takes place at Hopetoun House Estate, South Queensferry on Tuesday 3 March. If you are interested in representing the school please visit the PE department by Friday 31 January for more information on the entry times and distances. Thanks.
Active Schools Coordinator