School College Partnership
Pupils who have chosen a college course as part of their timetable for next year must complete their application by the end of this week. if you are having any difficulties completing the online application or have any other questions, please see your guidance teacher.
After School Dance Club – Open to all in S1-S6: The after school dance programme starts up again this week on Wednesday and Friday after school.
Everyone is welcome – come along to the dance studio and get involved.
Edinburgh Leisure – Open all Hours @ Drumbrae: Edinburgh Leisure will be on the concourse at lunchtime on Thursday to promote their Friday evening Open all Hours sessions at Drumbrae Leisure Centre. Come along and say hello!
Mr Russell – Active Schools Co-ordinator
Debating – Mr McPake
Debating will take place in the library during Thursday lunchtime. The motion will be This House welcomes the rise of China as a global superpower.
Training will take place on Friday, after school, in Mr McPake’s room. This session will be aimed at preparing S1-S3 debaters for Saturday’s competition.
Attention of (potential) Christmas 2018 leavers.
Cheynes hairdressers are looking for 6 young people across Edinburgh to take up an extended work experience programme. You would spend time in the training academy and on work experience in a salon.
It starts in June and you take the school summer holiday and then return there in August.
The aim of the programme is to prepare young people for a successful career in hairdressing, ideally with Cheynes.
Please see your guidance teacher if you are keen to apply.
Scottish leaders STEM awards
Could the following students come to see Ms Hickinson (1/50) to pick up their Scottish leaders STEM awards.
Just a reminder that, as the traditional Netball season is now finished, there will be no Netball this term. Hope you managed to catch some of the Netball matches from the Commonwealth Games, particularly the fantastic final match where England won their first ever Gold medal at the Games. Perhaps one day you could be playing internationally!