Eco Project – Todays class for litter picking is 1B1 with Mr Galloway.
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
Higher Human Biology: Higher Human Biology pupils please come and see me at the start of period 5 today.
Apprenticeship Opportunity: Any senior pupil interested in an apprenticeship in Hairdressing, please see Mr Ferguson in the Guidance Base.
S6 Buddies: I will come along to LRC to meet you and talk about the S6 Buddies role this Thursday 29th August, during Period 5. Looking forward to meeting you,
S1-S6 netball: S1-S3 will train on Thursdays 3.45-5 and S4-S6 will train on a Tuesday 3.45-5 will Emily. Training will start this week. Any questions come and speak to Miss McCaig.
Pupil Council: Could each KAT class nominate student for pupil council by Tuesday 27 August. Pupil Council is a great opportunity to contribute your ideas to improve the school We will hold meetings every 2n Friday during KAT which cakes will be provided. Please email names to Mrs Coffey.
S1 Hockey meeting: There is a hockey meeting for all new S1 (boys and girls) who would be interested in joining the hockey team. You don’t have to have played before. Come along to a meeting in the Games Hall at break on Wednesday.
S1-S6 Violin Tuition: Mrs. Miller will return to school on Wednesday 4th September. Lessons will continue from this date so please bring your instruments on the 4th. All senior pupils should continue to attend the string ensemble rehearsals at lunchtime on Wednesday 28th August.
Gardening club: Do you have green fingers, want to grow plants or just spend lunch time doing some gardening outside? Gardening club is starting on Tuesday lunchtimes. First plan is to tidy up the courtyard area between the science labs. Other plans include planting seeds, growing veg, making use of the greenhouse and having fun while improving the environment of the school. Meet at G33 (Goldfish bowl) every Tuesday lunchtime – all welcome!
Loch Lomond Fieldtrip: Can all National 5 and Higher Geographers confirm their place on this trip by making the £10 payment on parent pay. The trip will run on Tuesday 17th September. Any issues please come and speak to Mr. Hamilton or Mrs. Harvey-Jamieson.
Paired Reading: Could the Paired Reading mentors please meet in the LRC on Thursday 28th P5.
Zoology Club – Zoology Club is every Tuesday lunchtime in Miss Muir’s room (G31). Zoology Club is involves learning about life on Earth, caring for class animals, having fun and making a difference. All welcome
Dance Club – This is a reminder the below dance classes start this week, all in the small gym.
Monday Lunch: S2s
Tuesday Lunch: S1s
Wednesday Lunch: S1-S3
Thursday Lunch: Seniors
Monday 3.45- 4.45pm: All age groups
Tuesday 3.45-4.45pm: All age groups
Wednesday 3.45-4.45pm: All age groups
At after school sessions we are likely to split into smaller groups depending on experience/ style of dance. Looking forward to seeing lots of you there.
S5/6 Statistics Higher Unit: Would you like to achieve another Higher qualification? If interested come along to G10 on Monday at lunchtime (1.15) to find out how you could complete a Higher unit in Statistics.
S1 Football: Any boys keen to play football for the S1 team this season should attend a short meeting in the Games Hall at break time on Wednesday 28th August.
U16 Football: Any boys keen to play football for the U16 team should speak to Mr May as soon as possible. First game is at home against Broughton this Saturday (31st August).
Girls Football: We are currently looking for a coach to take girls football so please stand by for more details!
S2 Ski Trip January 2020: All S2 pupils going on the January 2020 ski trip to Italy must attend a meeting in Mr Cheyne’s room (G11) on Thursday 29th August at 1.30pm. Everybody MUST attend.
S6 Career Ready: Could all S6 Career Ready students come to see Miss Brownhill in F8 TODAY at break time. You have a masterclass on WEDNESDAY!