S6 Photographs – The school photographer will be in school on the afternoon of Monday 26th March to take individual photographs of all S6 pupils and then again on the afternoon of Thursday 29th March to take the S6 year group photograph. Please can you ensure that you are wearing full school uniform on both of those days.
To all current S5s – If you expressed an interest in taking Advanced Higher Geography next year you will be delighted to know that it is running in column B. This option suited all pupils who raised this. Please come and see me if you need to clarify anything or want to confirm that you are on the list.
If you expressed an interest in Higher Economics, please attend a brief meeting with me in F34 (Ms. Neale’s room) on Thursday at 8.30.
Teenage Booster – Immunisation details
The Community Vaccination Team will be in school tomorrow to administer the Teenage Booster (Diphtheria/Tetanus & Polio and Meningitis ACWY) to all S3 pupils and any S4-S6 pupils who have not been immunised. You will receive an appointment slips tomorrow morning, please ensure you come to the small gym at your allotted time.
Please wear a school shirt that has short sleeves or a T-shirt should be worn under your school shirt to ensure the vaccine can be administered easily.
Lost property – There are some jackets, blazers, PE kits, shoes and many other items in lost property in the Print Room. Please come along before Thursday 29 March 2018 to check if you think anything may be yours. Any items left after this date will be recycled!
Bake Club – Bake Club will meet this week on Thursday 22 March at 3.30.
Apprenticeships – I have some apprenticeship information packs available if anyone is interested in collecting one. It covers:
• General information about apprenticeships,
• Foundation Apprenticeships,
• Modern Apprenticeships,
• How to apply,
• Useful websites.
Please collect one from Mr Ferguson in the Guidance Base if you are interested.
Army Opportunities – Any pupil who is considering a career in the Army or other forces should see Mr Ferguson in the Guidance Base. There are a number of work experience and open day opportunities available.
Spring Concert – Tickets will go on sale on Wednesday 21st March from the school office. Tickets are priced at £5.00. The concert is on Tuesday 27th March at 7.00pm.
Music Ensembles – Please check all rehearsal times for Guitar group, Wind Band and String Ensemble. Full attendance is required at each! Please see Mrs Anderson if you have any questions.
Table Tennis Club – this club will soon be suspended for summer. Last session: Games hall, lunchtime, Monday 26th March. Bring a CHANGE of shoes (indoor trainers) if you want to play.
S1, S2 and Staff – If you want to see yourself on a big screen, here’s your chance.
Watch a slide show about the Serre Chevalier trip to France.
See staff falling over and all that went on
and listen to music, just come along.
Instead of Disaster Film Club, this Thursday lunch.
F47, 1.10pm start and bring some lunch.
For S2’s that’ve been, S1’s yet to go
and any staff member who’d like to see the show.
Don’t be square. See you there: Thursday 22nd March.
Mr Hamilton (Monsieur Disasteur !)