Dance Club: S1 Dance: Monday Lunch

As discussed at the meeting please ensure you have lunch first, not in PE, and bring a change of clothes. All in small gym. After school classes may be limited to certain year groups after the first week depending on numbers. Any new dancers who were not at the meeting please see me. V Wright

Rugby: Can all S,4,5,6 rugby players attend a meeting today at break time in the PE department to discuss Tuesday’s Scottish Cup match against Dunbar Grammar School. Attendance is essential. J McKenna

S6 Early Applicants for UCAS Process: The below pupils should meet very briefly with me on Monday at 11.05 in F10 to begin this process. If your name is not on the list and you plan to study Medicine, Vet Science/Medicine or dentistry or study at Oxford or Cambridge please alert your Guidance teacher and come along to this meeting. Thanks.

Holly Moran, Megan MacFarlane, Honor Moffat, William MacDonald, Campbell Collie, Angus Joshi, Emilie Bone J Thomson

Cool, Calm & Connected- S6:   Could the S6 pupils who were involved in this training please meet me in guidance during PSP AFTER registering with your PSP tutor. Full attendance please. V Wright

Army Work Experience: Any pupil interested in work experience with the Army, please see Mr Ferguson in the Guidance Base ASAP.

Apprenticeships: Anyone interested in a motor-based apprenticeship, please see Mr Ferguson in the Guidance Base ASAP.

Apprenticeship Opportunities: Anyone interested in an apprenticeship with Arnold Clarke, Western Toyota, Fitness or Warehousing Management, please see Mr Ferguson in the Guidance Base ASAP.

Foundation Apprenticeships: Edinburgh College has a number of Foundation Apprenticeships (SCQF Level 6) places still available. Foundation Apprenticeships enable pupils in S4 to S6 to complete elements of a Modern Apprenticeship while still at school.

To apply for a Foundation Apprenticeship programme over the summer, please visit

For further information, please see Mr Ferguson in the Guidance Base ASAP. N.B. Full notice on website (careers and opportunities) and school bulletin

S2 Football: All pupils who are interested in taking part in S2 football this year must attend a short meeting at break time 11.05am on Wednesday 7th September. You must attend this meeting if you would like a team to go ahead this year!

Rugby S1-4: Rugby sessions will restart this week on Thursday 8th with Currie RFC. Sessions are 3.45-5pm! If you didn’t sign up at the Sports Fayre please sign up at the PE base.

Badminton, Girls Rugby, Girls Football, Trampolining & other football teams: News on the new badminton club, girls rugby, girls football, other football teams and trampolining will be communicated shortly so please keep an eye out on the bulletin.

Sports Fayre Success! :A massive thank you to everyone who helped at the sports fayre on Monday and to the keen pupils who signed up to a sports club this year! Information on any new clubs will be posted in the bulletin shortly so please keep a look out!

Basketball @ Balerno HS:

S3-6 basketball continues on Wednesday 7th September at a changed time of 3.30 – 4.45!

S1-2 basketball will also start on Wednesday at a new time of 4.45 – 6pm! Thanks for all your feedback on your preferred times at the Sports Fayre. Please make sure you attend the next session on Wednesday 7th September! L Campbell

S1 and S2: RAF & NAVY STEM Presentation

All S1 and S2 pupils will be taking part in a presentation this morning. Pupils should report to class first to register before heading to the Drama Studio.

S2 – period 1. S1 – period 2. Thanks J Ward

JET Pupils: All pupils taking part in JET should go to G6 today P3. Register with your PSP teacher first. S Ferguson

Debating Club: resumes again on Monday 5th September at 1.15pm in F32. Old and new members very welcome! M May