Student Newsletter Monday 11 March 2019

S2 REPORTS

If you did not get your report on Friday can you please collect it from the school office today at breaktime.  Thank you.

Mr Jamieson

 

S4&S5 COURSE CHOICE 

Students are reminded that the return date for S4&5 Course Choice sheets is next Friday 15 March. By now, students should be speaking with class teachers, Guidance teachers and asking for teacher signatures for their chosen courses.  Remember that there are three Foundation Apprenticeships advertised in Column D. These courses run for two years and take place on a Tuesday & Thursday afternoon at other Midlothian schools or at Penicuik & Beeslack, in the case of the Child Care course.  If you have further questions, please ask.

Mr Jamieson

 

S2 SPECIALISATION & CHOICE – REMINDER 

S2 Report Cards were issued on Friday 8 March. Teachers’ signatures for pupil choices will be available from Monday 11 March, and there is a Parents’ Evening next week, on Wednesday 13 March.   From Monday, pupils are free to approach class teachers and Guidance teachers, and to ask for signatures for the courses they wish to take in S3&S4. Please feel free to ask for as much advice as you need.  The return date for S2 choice forms is Friday 22 March.  Thank you.

Mr Jamieson 

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Student Newsletter Friday 8 March 2019

S2 REPORTS

Can period 4 teachers of S2 please bring their class to the BiteSite at 12.20pm and assist with the distribution of their reports.  Thank you.

Mr Jamieson

 

JUNIOR NETBALL

The last session of junior netball practice this year will be on Tuesday 12 March. Please come along for a mini tournament and last hurrah even if you haven’t been in a while!

Miss Campbell

 

LRC MONDAY 11 MARCH

Please note LRC will be closed for periods 1 & 2 as I’m assisting with the National 5 Hospitality exam. Seniors please register with the office. Staff who have the library booked, the spare key is held at the office.

Mr Smith

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Student Newsletter Thursday 7 March 2019

WORLD BOOK DAY

Thursday 7 March is world book day!! To mark this the LRC is running a competition with the prize (unsurprisingly!) a book.  Available from Thursday 7 March in the LRC is a superhero anagram competition. Unscramble the anagrams, hand it back to Mr Smith by the end of day Monday 11 March and you could win a hardback copy of Wonder Woman by acclaimed Glaswegian author Grant Morrison. In the event of multiple correct entries a draw will be made.

Mr Smith

 

PENICUIK HIGH SCHOOL DEBATING CLUB PRESENTS –

THE TERMINAL TEACHER TUSSLE

TODAY at lunchtime there will be an exhibition debate held between staff members from the History and English departments in Room 26. The topic will be “This house believes that we should detain detentions”. The debate kicks off at 13:10 and all students are welcome to come along, add their thoughts to the discussion and vote on what the next topic should be.

Mr Clow

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Student Newsletter Wednesday 6 March 2019

RMPS NATIONAL 5 AND HIGHER REVISION SESSION – CHANGE OF DAY

For this week only, the afterschool revision session will change from Wednesday to Thursday.  On Thursday please come along to room 28 from 3:30-4pm.  The revision theme will be Morality and Relationships.  Wednesday lunchtime revision will run as normal.

Miss Lyon

 

BIG ART CLUB

Starting TODAY I will be offering Big Art Club 3.30pm till 4.30pm, all welcome! I have decided to change the day to see if more pupils can hopefully make it! Please come along….

Miss Hardie

 

ITALY 2019

A reminder to those going on the Italy trip that the final payment of £250 is due by Wednesday 27 March. Please speak to Miss Docherty if there are any problems.

Miss Docherty

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Student Newsletter Tuesday 5 March 2019

ITALY 2019

A reminder to those going on the Italy trip that the final payment of £250 is due by Wednesday 27 March. Please speak to Miss Docherty if there are any problems.

Miss Docherty

 

SPORTS COUNCIL & YOUNG AMBASSADORS

The next meeting of Sports Council will be on Monday 18 March at lunchtime in the PE classroom.  Young Ambassadors should also attend this meeting.  We will be completing the School Sport Award, therefore please ensure that you arrive early and bring your lunch with you.

Kate Murray

Active Schools Coordinator

 

S1 PUPILS

Can the named S1 pupils please come to the school office at breaktime today, thank you.

Mrs Davidson

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