Fire Exits: Pupils should not use these doors to exit the building, these doors are clearly marked as emergency only. Pupils should use the appropriate doors at the reception and pupil entrance to enter and leave the building. Pupils should also use the paths and stairs to exit the building at the end of the school day and not on the driveway or up the grass bank on to the driveway, this is for their own safety due to cars and taxis entering or leaving schools grounds.

Eco Project – Todays class for litter picking is 4C1 with Mrs Thompson.

S1 lunchtimes: As from Monday 7th October S1 pupils can leave the school grounds at lunchtimes and use the shops in the village if they wish.

Pupils should not go to the village at breaktimes as there is insufficient time to get there and back.

S1-S6 Choir: There will be a choir rehearsal today at lunch in F09.  Full attendance is essential.

S2 ONLY – STEAM trip: All S2 should meet in the concourse on Wednesday 9th October at 8.30am in full school uniform to attend the STEAM trip to Easter Road.  Please gather in the concourse in your STEAM classes where you will be registered. From there we will leave by coach and travel to Easter Road Stadium.  Please remember to bring your packed lunch and a notebook/pencil.  We will return before the end of the school day.  Please see Mrs Anderson if you have any questions.

S6 PSE Tuesday period 5 Pupils Black Rock Workshop: Those pupils not going through the UCAS process this year should as always, ensure that they turn up for the Black Rock workshop on Tuesday period five in the LRC.

Please be there on time, with a printed copy of your CV and prepared to sit ready for your individual mock interview. Please remember that Black Rock are giving up their time to invest in your education and the expectation we all have is that you attend.

If for any reason you will not be there that day/period you must let your Pupil Support Leader know in advance.

S1 Netball: The girls who will be playing in the S1 Schools Scottish Cup match this Thursday are displayed on the wall outside the PE base. Please check if your name is on the list. Anybody who did not come to the meeting is not on the list. Any issues, please speak to Miss McCaig’.

S2 Netball: Unfortunately, due to an S1 fixture, S2 training on Thursday will not go ahead. However, please feel free to come down and support the S1’s!

S2 Netball Scottish Cup: Can all Scottish Cup girls pick up a permission slip for Mondays match from Miss McCaig in the PE department.

Netball Club: Can any girls who are playing in the netball club please return their letters by Friday. If you have lost it, come and speak to Miss McCaig.

S6 buddy/mentors: please meet me in LRC on Thursday at 12:15, to find out who your buddy is!

Pupil Council: Could the following pupils please attend a meeting on Friday (4 October) in Meeting Room 2 during KAT.

Dean Allan 5B1 Cara Ciulla 5C2 Douglas Bryce 5M2
Bevan Fleming 4B1 Callum MacDonald 5C1 Korede Erinoso 4M1
Enya Moosa 4B2 Kelsey Main 4C1 Charlotte Railton 5M1
        Aaron Reid 4M2

S1 – S3 Green Pencil Award: Last chance to enter Edinburgh’s environmentally themed creative writing competition. This year’s theme is ‘Going, Going, Gone – Scottish Wildlife in Danger?’ If you are in S1 -S3,see Mrs Timoney for details and get your entries in before Friday.