S5/6 Assessments: S5/6 Assessments will be taking place in the Games Hall, Drama Studio, Meeting Rooms and F29 from 14th January until 24th January.  Please show your respect by being especially quiet when you are near these areas.  Many thanks

Craft Club – will not meet at lunchtime today as F29 is being used for prelims and there are no other rooms available.  We’ll meet next week, F29 as usual.

S1 Boys Football – All S1 boys interested in coming along to training and/or games should attend a short meeting in the Drama Studio at break time on Thursday 17/01/19.

S1-S6 Netball – School netball will be cancelled this Thursday due to exams in the hall. Sorry!

Italy Trip 2019 – IMPORTANT meeting at breaktime on Thursday 17th January in F50. All pupils going to Italy in June must attend the meeting and pick up a letter.

Scottish Schools Indoor Athletics – Any pupil keen on competing in the Scottish Schools Athletics Indoor Championships should speak to Mr May by the end of this week. Please give your details including event(s) you would like to participate in plus date of birth and personal best(s).

Tuesday Lunchtime film club S1-3 – The film club will be starting again from Tuesday 22nd January and will be held in F45 in the social subjects department.  Bring a packed lunch and we will begin from 13.10.

Old and new members are welcome.

S2 SKI TRIP JANAURY 2019 – If you bought an individual photo and/or group photo you can collect them from Mr Cheyne’s room, G11, anytime this week.

Apprenticeships – Lots of new apprenticeships available. Please see the school website, the noticeboard outside Guidance or Mr Ferguson.

Have you been nominated for a golden ticket yet?

Hot choc Fridays will start again on 17th January.  Why not think about how you could go over and above to gain a nomination!

Bake Club – Please note that Bake Club will start up again this week on Thursday 17th January. We

Look forward to seeing you all then.

Can any current S5 pupil interested in studying/going to university in the USA please come and see Mr Jack for more information.

Psychology Study Support –  If you are studying psychology and would like help with the course please come to G38 during Monday lunch time after grabbing your lunch.



The 2019 Scottish Space School @ Strathclyde residential summer school will be held at the University of Strathclyde from 9-14 June 2019 and applications are now being invited via the online application system.


Now in its 16th year at the University, the Scottish Space School continues to inspire the next generation of engineers and scientists and is aimed at S5 pupils in Scotland currently studying Maths and Science subjects at Higher level.


I would be grateful if you could please inform pupils in this year group at your school of the opportunity to apply for Space School.  Applications must be made online and further information and the online application form is available at:




The closing date for applications is Sunday 20 January.


If you would like further information or have any questions regarding the programme, please do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail at: scottishspaceschool@strath.ac.uk