To all Pupil Council Reps: There will be a meeting today at 1.15 in F32 (Mrs May’s room). There will be cakes from the Riverside to keep you going!
S6 Pupils -Can all S6 pupils please ensure that they are in PSP (Period 3 on Monday or Period 5 on Tuesday) in order to complete a survey being issued by the Senior Pupil Team at these times. The only exception to this is MVP and CCC pupils who will complete their survey at a later date.
S4 Prelim Exams: – Can all S4 pupils who are taking exams next week please ensure they know their seat number before they enter the Drama Studio.This information will be available in the concourse, outside the canteen and at the reception area at the base of the stairs to Music the day before each exam.
All Pupils: – Please be aware the S4 Prelims will be taking place in the Drama Studio and F29 from Monday 25th November to Wednesday 6th December. Can you please be quite as you move around these areas of the school over the next 10 days.Thank you.
Naples, Italy trip: ParentPay is now up and running for deposits to be made.
If you are interested in competing for the school at next year’s Giant Heptathlon give your names to Mr McKenna in the PE department by Friday the 1st of December. This event involves a range of athletics-based activities that encompass sprinting, hurdling, endurance, long jump, triple jump, step up and chest push. 7 boys and 7 girls make up a team and if there are too many entered, names will be drawn.
All Pupils – With now one in 4 children in Scotland living in poverty, for many families Christmas this year is a luxury they cannot afford. We have pledged to help those living in poverty in our communities by becoming a drop off point for Cash For Kids’ Mission Christmas initiative. If you can, please drop off at the downstairs Reception a new gift, unwrapped, for a boy or girl from 0-18. Please do not include food items.
Together we can make a difference to children living in poverty.
Planning on finding a job as soon as you leave school? -If you are thinking about leaving school to find employment, or you would like to get a job as soon as you leave school next year, Skills Development Scotland is planning an event to help you with searching and applying for jobs. Should you be interested/ require further info, please see Mr Ferguson in the Guidance Base.
School Show Audition – There will be auditions held in the SMALL GYM from 1pm on Tuesday 28th November for S1 & S2 pupils for next year’s production of “Annie”. Singers, actors and dancers of all standards very welcome.
Book Week Scotland – Classroom Door Challenge – The class with the best decorated door, inspired by their chosen book, by Friday 1st December will win a trip out of school before Christmas! There will also be a quiz based on questions about the books which will be part of every door design – details coming soon.
Wednesday Lunchtime Biology Study Drop In
Any biology students who want to attend a revision drop in session can come along to GFB from 1.15pm on Wednesday.