Eco Project – Todays class for litter picking is 3E1 with L McMichael
Reports – If you were off yesterday and have not received your report, please come to the School Office to collect.
Lost property – There are many items in lost property in the Print Room. Please come along by Friday to check if you think anything may be yours. Any items left after this date will be recycled!
S4 / S5 Girls – Geoscience Event – Glasgow University are offering a 1 day event to introduce girls to Geosciences. There will be workshops delivered by female professors on Volcanic Hazards, Engineering Geology and using earthquakes to discover our planet. The event will take place on Thursday 1st August. Please come and collect an application form from Mrs. Harvey-Jamieson in F50 if you are interested.
New Breakfast Club – On Tuesday 23rd April, a new Breakfast Club will be operating between 8 – 8.30am each morning in the Riverside Café for pupils who have not had a chance to eat breakfast before leaving for school. On offer will be fruit, cereal bars and fruit juice. All pupils welcome.
Challenge Week – If you really, really need to swap your allocated challenge week activity then please come and see Mr Hamilton during break time any day this week.
You will be asked to fill in a change request sheet and I will do what I can to accommodate your request.
Do not ask any trip leaders or other staff if you can swap because they will not know if this is possible. Thank you
Carnegie Reading Club S1-S3 – Great chance to join a group of like-minded pupils in the library every Thursday during lunch. Read through the list of books shortlisted for the ‘Carnegie Award’ and discuss your views/impressions of which author might win. Interested to find out more? Pop along this Thursday 4th of April and you might even get your hands on some brand new books.
There is an opportunity for 30 young people to travel on a free trip* to Rajasthan, India where you’ll have the unique opportunity to volunteer in a WE Villages community. Pupils must be 12-18 and be able to travel between July 29-August 16. Please come and see Mr Jack if you are interested.
Practical Philosophy club (S3-S6) with Mr Hay.
Do you want a quick way to alleviate exam stress?
Do you want to a strategy to cope with friendship issues?
Do you want to do better each day?
Do you want to learn more about practical philosophy?
Do you want answers to some bigger questions:
What is the goal of life? What’s the point in having a goal of life?
If you say YES to any of the above then come along to G44 on a Tuesday lunchtime or ask Mr Hay to find out more. Act wisely and find out! Come along and learn how to live a good life.
French Supported Study – Need help revising for your National 5 French Speaking Performance, Email Preparation or just general revision. Pop along to G07 any Tuesday from Tuesday 5th March until the end of term from 3.30pm – 4.30pm. If these dates don’t suit, Monday lunchtime homework club is on every week.
Physics Supported Study – Tuesday lunchtime’s (1.15pm) in G29.
Sweet Treat Friday’s – Tanzania fundraising group will be selling sweet treats in the concourse for £1.00 on the last Friday of every month.