Hockey Club: All players must attend the meeting at break today in the drama studio. New members are very welcome.

Higher Biologists – Can all Higher Biologists who wish to go on the Zoo trip please hand in their permission slips by Monday 27th at the latest. This is essential so the Zoo has final numbers and can charge us the correct amount. An information on the trip will be held soon. Thanks!

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Schools Cross Country – Any pupil interested in competing in the Edinburgh Schools cross country event in March, should sign up today at break time with Mr McKenna in the PE department.

Winter Uniform –   As the weather hopefully improves, we will move back to the normal school uniform from Monday 27th February.

School blazer

White shirt and school tie

Black trousers or skirt

Black shoes

RRSA Level 1 Award – We are looking to establish a pupil steering group to drive forward some of the core priorities foe the school relating to our RRSA Level 1 award. This will be a short life working group and look to take forward the key issues that are most important for us a school. If you would like to know more information or like to be part of this group please come and see either Mr Russell or Ms Simpson.

Balerno goes to the cinema: Balerno Village Screen is hosting a free screening of 80’s classic ‘The Breakfast Club’ for S4/5/6. Tickets are free (though we’d like to take donations for Jak’s Den at the door) but limited. A group of pupils will be coming around PSP classes over the next few weeks if you’d like to get one. The film is on Friday 24th February, St Joseph’s Hall, 7.30-9.30pm.