Positive Realities – Rebecca from Positive Realities will be at the reception area at the bottom of the stairs during lunchtime today. Positive Realities is an Edinburgh based charity which provides one to one support, life coaching, social groups, and workshops to support young people transitioning into adulthood. Pop by to see her to find out more or just stop for a chat.
S6 Paired Reading – Can S6 pupils who are supporting the Paired Reader programme please remember to register at F41 before collecting their S1 or S2 peer from class. This is an important part of the process and should be done every time you collect a pupil for Paired Reading.
Higher Chemists – extra support with Excess Calculations available today at lunchtime, 1.10pm, in the GFB.
All Year Groups – Maths Homework and Revision club – Needing some extra help with homework? Got an important test coming up? Come along to Mr Ward’s room (G12) for help with anything Maths related. Every Thursday at 1.10pm.
LRC- The LRC will be closed at break and lunchtime until Monday.
Attention Girls S1-4 – This Friday, 6th October there is a 7 a-side Football tournament for S1-S4 girls. This will be at Broughton High School 1:30pm – 3:00pm
Please contact the PE dept / Active schools with your names if you wish to attend, the form will be on my desk. The deadline is Thu 5th October 9am.
Please note that it is up to pupil / parents to make their own way to and from the tournament. Further details can be sought from Active schools
Any senior pupils interested in doing their UKCC Level 1 Rugby Coaching Award should give their names to Mr May.
PSE w/b 2nd Oct – This is a reminder for all pupils next week. PSE will be taught by cover teachers, as we have discussed in lessons please ensure you bring homework/ study resources or a book to read. No work on mobile phones will be accepted!
Hockey Club: There is a hockey meeting for all boys and girls on Friday break in the Games Hall. New members are very welcome.
P.E Mouthguards -We will have a dentist visit the school on Wednesday 25th October to take impressions to make customised mouthguards for hockey and rugby (and any other sport you’d like to use them for). The cost for this is £25.
If you would like to sign up to get a mouthguard please give your name to the PE department.
Scripture Union Group – this group is on at lunchtime today in F10
All boys playing and training with school teams this season must collect a letter from Mr May and return the information slip attached to it as soon as possible. Please make sure you do this plus hand in your EE2 to the school office and pay your club subscription to ensure that you can play!
Mathletes Club starts this Thursday at lunch in G13 from 1.10pm – 1.40pm. This club is for pupils interested in solving maths related puzzles and problems. We will also use this time to prepare for future maths competitions. All year groups welcome. You can bring your lunch. This week’s topic is Tangrams!
Career Ready Year 1 pupils – This Friday you have the Career Ready launch event at the Edinburgh international conference centre starting at 2pm. You will need to arrive at 1.45 to register. This is an important event and where you will get to meet your mentor.
Please email Mr Gilliland confirmation that you are going.