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

Can the following pupils:  Please go to Mrs Coffey’s/Ms Ranger’s Office during tutor time today, 19th December:

Rachel Burns 4B2Alex Curran 2C1Thomas Hall 1M2
Niamh Higham 1B1Taylor Hogarth 1C1Darrel Okeke 3M1
Shannon Winters 1B1Edward Howie 2C1 
 Lucas Smith 2C1 
 Rudy Robb 3C1 

Basics Food Bank: A huge thank you to all the pupils and staffs who contributed to our collection for the Reverse Advent Basics Bank.

There was an impressive amount of donations which will make a huge difference to so many families. Thank you.

Christmas Jumper Day: On the last day of term (Friday, 20 December) we will be holding a Christmas Jumper Day to raise funds for Mr Mann’s charity, SANDS.  Wear your favourite festive jumper and bring in a donation of £1.00 that will go to an excellent cause.


All S1 Pupils – Zoolab: Please remember to get your permission slips back to Mr Hamilton in F47 and ensure that your £4 is paid via ParentPay asap.
If you need a new permission slip and information letter, please come and get one from me. Thank you.

Film Clubs: Please note that due to various activities on the last week of term, my two film clubs will not be running (Chernobyl on Tuesday or Disaster Film Club on Thursday).

We will resume both in January.

S5/S6 Pupils: The Sutton Trust have opened applications for USA Study for 2020. Any S5 or S6 students who would like the opportunity to apply to study at one of the USA’s top universities then please see Mr Jack in F44. Application deadline is 19th January 2020.

New Developing the Young Workforce Twitter Page: Balerno has a new Twitter page dedicated to job opportunities, volunteering, modern apprenticeships, college courses and uni advice.

Please follow https://twitter.com/BalernoDYWable 6