Eco Project – Todays class for litter picking is STEAM with L Wicksted

Balerno Gala – Saturday 25 May – The school is running the tea and coffee stand at the Balerno Gala to be held on the school playing fields this Saturday between 12.30 and 4.00pm. Monies raised will be used to support the school charities, if any pupil is able to help support this event please give your name and class to the school office before the end of break on Friday. It would be excellent to see the school well represented at this event.

Sweet Sale – Vinetrust Trip fundraiser – There will be a Sweet Sale this Friday 24th May 2019 organised by Laurie Allan who is raising funds for his trip next year. Please come along at break to the concourse and buy your sweets from 10p – £2.

S1 Pupils – All S1 pupils will be involved in a STEAM event on Thursday 23rd May from P2-P7. Please report to the drama studio at the beginning of P2 where you will be organised into groups. As the activities will take place outside, it is not necessary to wear school uniform. Please attend your P1 class as normal. You will return to your P7 class if the event finishes early. Any questions, please see Mrs Anderson.

Italy Trip – Please can pupils come and collect a letter from Mrs. Harvey-Jamieson on Wednesday 22nd May at break time.

Alton Towers Trip – The following pupils still have forms outstanding. Pupils must have them handed in to Miss McCaig ASAP. If you do not have forms, come and collect some from PE department.

Challenge Week – Time Capsule –The following pupils need to complete a KIK form. Please pick one up from the LRC.

There are also many pupils who have still to return their permission slip – too many to mention. Please collect a letter from the LRC. Payment of £20 is now due on ParentPay.

Calling all Challenge Week Golfers – Kieran Forbes 3B2 & Flynn Severin 2B1. Please can you ensure that I have your permission form (KIC) handed back to me in person. If you need another one, please come and see me asap.

All golfers (including the ones above) Please ensure that you arrange for the £10 to be paid via ParentPay to the school asap. The deadline is the 31st May. Thank you

Exams – SQA exams run from Thursday 25th April until Thursday 30th May.

The majority of exams will take place in the Games Hall, F29 and the meeting rooms, however other classes will also be used over this period. Please show your respect by being quiet in these areas, especially over break and lunchtimes.

PE Classes – All PE classes should meet in the Concourse to be registered before going with their teacher to the changing rooms due to the SQA exams in the Games Hall.

Challenge Week – Mini Golf & Toy Story Cinema Trip – Could all pupils attending either of these trips attend a meeting in G45 (Mr Wicksted’s room) at 1.15pm on Wednesday 22nd May. We have information to share about the Mini Golf trip and need to gather some information. We also need to discuss the Toy Story trip with those who have signed up for this. See you then!