Eco Project – Todays class for litter picking is 2.4 with I Graham

 

Chess Club – All years welcome! Come along to Chess club in G34 at Lunchtime on Wednesdays.

 

West Lothian College Pupils – There will be no college on Tuesday 18th September for WL College pupils. Back to normal on Thursday 20th.

 

Boys Hockey: There is a meeting Wednesday 19th Sept at break in the games hall. All boys players must attend and any new members are welcome to attend.

 

The Paired Reading Programme – begins on Tuesday 18th P5 for those S1s and S6s involved. The S1 students involved will be collected from their P5 lesson by their S6 Paired Reader. Any problems or questions see Mrs Kujawa or Mrs Timoney.

 

S6 Numeracy – The following pupils should attend a short meeting in G12 at 1.30 on Tuesday:

 

Joanna McArthur

Philip Brewster

Jack lamb

Lachlan Shaw

Ciara McCulloch

Emily Foster

Jordan Mitchell

 

New York/Washington Trip – Anyone S3/4 interested in going to New York and Washington in June 2020 please come to a meeting in F44 at break on Wednesday 19th September.

                                                                                                                                                                           

 

Craft Club – We are starting a Craft Club in F29 during Wednesday lunch time.  Come along, bring your lunch and we’ll put some creative ideas into practice. First meeting on Wednesday 19th September. All welcome

 

 

ART FOLIO RETURNS – Could anybody wishing to buy back their National 5 and Higher folios please let Mr Wicksted know before the end of the day on Friday 21st September. Confirmed prices will follow but it will be £10 or less for the folio returns and this is payable to Mr Wicksted any time between now and the return of folios.

 

Numeracy Question Solutions –

The temperature a household freezer operates at degrees Celsius)

add
(The number of years (this year) since JFK was assassinated)
subtract
(The current rate (in percent) of VAT)

-18 + 55 – 20 = 17

 

S1 – S3 Triathlon

Any pupils interested in trying out Triathlon are welcome to sign up to take part in a couple of taster events. The first one is a Duathlon (Bike and Run) which will be on Friday 26th October.

The second event will be an Aquathlon (Swim and Run) in March.

If you would like to sign up to take part and/or have any
questions about this please speak to Mr May.

 

 

Edinburgh & Midlothian Schools Swimming Championships – Any pupil wanting to enter the Edinburgh and Midlothian Schools Swimming Championships should speak to Mr May in the PE department. Swimmers can participate in a maximum of two events plus the relay. All entrants must meet the qualifying standard times. The event takes place on Sunday 18th November at Ainslie Park Leisure Centre. More details available from Mr May.