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Debating – Mr McPake

Debating will take place in the library during Thursday lunchtime. The motion will appeal to Harry Potter fans. The motion is This House believers that Snape was a good person.

Friday debating is on this week. The focus will be on rebuttal.

 

Indonesia Earthquake and Tsunami AppealThere will be a bucket collection on FRIDAY 12th October for the Disaster’s Emergency Committee Appeal.The Indonesia expedition team are organising this last minute collection as we want to contribute some aid to the people suffering in Sulawesi at the moment following the recent natural disaster. We know it is very soon after another charity collection last week and we really appreciate anything you are able to give. The collection will be at tutor on Wednesday.

Many thanks,

Indonesia 2019 Expedition team

 

LOST PROPERTY
We are going to have all lost property on display on TODAY during Break and Lunch, this will be at the Careers office next to the Janitors room.

WOW week – Liverpool Trip – 14-16 May

Anyone who fancies taking part in the Liverpool trip but missed the meeting, can find out further information or collect a letter from Mrs Scott in Room 234.

 

WOW2019 BIG TRIP: EAST COAST SURF ADVENTURE

Would you like to spend your Week of Wellbeing learning to surf?

This Big Trip includes:

  • Surf lessons with Martin McQueenie, surf coach with the Scottish Surf Team and ex-UK surf champion
  • Beach to Beach adventures along the sunny East Coast of Scotland
  • All-inclusive camping next to the ocean

If you would like to spend your Week of Wellbeing living like a surfer for only £190 please attend a meeting on Friday the 12th during break in the PE classroom. If you can’t make this, see the PE department for a letter.

See PE twitter for more info!

 

WOW S1 – S3 – London Trip

If you are interested in a trip to London in May, taking in Harry Potter Studios and London Dungeon etc, for the week of WOW, please attend a meeting on Friday 12th Oct at break time to get some information and to get a letter.  If you cannot make the meeting on Friday, please just come and collect a letter from Ms Watt in Art & Design, room 2/46

Ms Watt

 

WOW 2019 Big Trip – French Water Sports Adventure

This is a final reminder, if you are in S1-S3 and you are interested in going on the French Water Sports Adventure next year during WOW 2019 then come and collect a letter from Miss Woodhouse (G12) or Miss Arbuckle (G60) ASAP. This must be handed in no later than TODAY.

There will be a meeting on Friday 12th October during morning interval in Miss Woodhouse’s room (G12) for those who have handed in their letters of interest. It is really important that you attend this meeting as we will be confirming those that have a place on the trip and we will be giving you further information about the trip and payment dates.

Miss Woodhouse and Miss Arbuckle

 

WOW week 2019 – Big Trip – Netball Tour

Interested in a 3-day Netball Tour to Manchester during WOW week? Meet with Miss Maxey in her classroom (244) during morning break on Friday.

Interested but can’t make the meeting? See Miss Maxey for more details.

 

S4 Silver Duke of Edinburgh

If you are interested in following on from Bronze, please collect a registration form from Mrs Batten before Friday 12th October.

If you have decided not to carry on with Silver – please let Mrs Batten know.
Careers in NHS

The NHS Career Insight Programme Day, organised by Vision In KidS(VIKS) and supported by Lothian Health, aims to provide an insight into the varied careers and working opportunities for pupils from the secondary school years who wish to experience the world of work in the Health Service.   This all day programme aims to provide a broad outline of many of the potential careers in the Health Service, as outlined in the attached provisional programme for the day.

more information here

If you are intrested please see Mrs Frew