S2 Festive baking club
If you would like to join Miss Arbuckle for 6 sessions of festive baking please see Miss Arbuckle in G/60 today at break time to register your interest. This baking club is for S2 students only and will run once a week beginning Tuesday 6th November until Tuesday 11th December. There will be a maximum of 16 places, if oversubscribed then names will be chosen at random to attend the club. I am looking forward to baking with you!
Hillend Ski Lessons
There are still a few spaces left for ski lessons at Hillend, starting in January. If you are interested then speak to Mr Gray in the PE department as soon as possible.
WOW – Liverpool Trip
Could all students interested in taking part in the Liverpool trip, please attend a meeting at break on Thursday 1 November in Room 234. If you are unable to attend and wish to take part in the trip, please see Mrs Scott.
To mark the centenary of the end of WW1 please buy a poppy as an act of remembrance for all those who have lost their lives in conflict since WW1.
“Poppyscotland provides life-changing support to our Armed Forces community
We reach out to those who have served, those still serving, and their families at times of crisis and need by offering vital, practical advice, assistance and funding. We believe that those who serve or have served, whether regular or reserve, are deserving of our support to live life fully without disadvantage after service. No veteran should live without the prospect of employment, good health and a home, and we all have a part to play in achieving this”.
French River Trip (WOW19) Final Reminder:
Could all S3 students who have signed up and returned their permission slips for the French River Trip 2019 please ensure that initial deposits of £140 are paid via ParentPay by Friday 2nd November in order to secure your place on the trip. Deposit letters should be completed and returned to Miss Woodhouse in G12 by Friday 2nd November as well.
HEALTH CARE CAREERS (NURSING, LABORATORY AND PHARMACY)
There is a careers insight day on Saturday 3 November at the Western General Hospital.
maximum of 50 spaces available which must be booked via
Employability & Work Placement Administrator
Recruitment & Personnel Services
Tel: 01506 523425 (53425)
Can the students who completed a form please pay via parent pay. Your first meeting is Thursday 8th November in CDT 3:35-4:30/5pm. Please also check you received an email from Mrs Batten, if not speak to her.
Any students interested in attending an information evening on careers, job skills and apprenticeships, there is an event taking place on Wednesday 7th November from 5pm until 7pm at the Royal Highland Centre. Please look at the skillsscotland website for more information.