Bulletin – 5th September 2019

School Buses: The school buses will continue to be parked on Bavelaw road at the end of the school day, due to the ongoing road works at the front of the school. Please leave by the rear of the school and exit through to Bavelaw road until further notice. Those pupils in one of the minibuses or taxis should leave by the front of the school to be picked up as normal.

Eco Project – Todays class for litter picking is 3H1 with Mr McLeod.

Use of social spaces at lunchtime: We are aware inside social areas are very busy at lunchtimes so we are zoning certain areas for specific year groups.

As from this week to eat and socialise:

  • S1/2 should only use the Riverside
  • S3/4/5 should only use the concourse
  • S6 should only use their social area

S1 Pupils: All S1 pupils who are going on camp must meet at 1.30pm in the below rooms on Monday to sort out dormitories. All pupils MUST attend.

M1- Cockburn

Area outside LRC- Malleny

F10- Bavelaw

2020 Watersports Trip: If you are keen to hear more information about going on this years school watersports trip please come to a short meeting on Thursday breaktime in the Games Hall. The trip runs in the last week of school and is open to all year groups. So bring a few friends and come and hear what you could be doing next year.

Hockey Club: There will be a meeting every Friday at break in the Games Hall, all players should attend. You will find out about the latest games and social events. New members are very welcome.

S6 MUN Denmark: Those who are signed up on this trip should attend a meeting in F10 at break time today.

U14 Rugby: Any players keen to take part in a series of events at Broughton High School on Friday afternoons over the next couple of months should speak to Mr May asap. The first event is this Friday (6th September) but players will need to make their own way to and from the event. Fergus Scott (Currie RFC Development Officer) will look after the team during this week’s event.

Edinburgh & Midlothian Schools Swimming Championships: This competition takes place at Ainslie Park Leisure Centre on Sunday 17th November. If you would like to sign up to compete please speak to Mr May with details of your event/events and times before Wednesday 25th September. Any questions please speak to Mr May.

S6 Academic Prize Winners: All S6 prize winners should attend a short meeting in the LRC this morning during KAT.

S5 Academic Prize Winners: All S5 prize winners should attend a short meeting in the LRC on Friday morning during KAT.

Screen Education Edinburgh: If you are passionate about film or interested in a career in the film industry and are 16 years or over, the BFI Film Academy is now looking for applications for their next course. Further details from Ms Nitsche or at: https://screen-ed.org/2019/06/28/bfi-film-academy-edinburgh-south-east-scotland-2019-20-open-for-applications/