Bulletin – Tuesday 10th 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 3C2 with Mr Ross.

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


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.

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.

Girls Rugby: There is an Under 16 game this Friday (13th September) at 3.45pm against Falkirk at St Augustine’s High School.

Training is on this week from 5.30 – 6.15pm on the 3G.

Any questions please speak to Mr May.


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/

“Calling all S1 and S2 STEAM enthusiasts: If you’d like to try some cool experiments and fun projects then come along to STEAM club. Room G38 from 1.15- 1.45pm Thursday lunchtime. This Thursday (the 12th) we will be doing Elephant’s toothpaste and methane bubbles (setting hands on fire)!