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Debating – Mr McPake

Debating will take place in the library during Thursday lunchtime. This week’s motion follows news that a young man went blind from eating only crisps and chips:

This House would make eating a healthy, free, nutritious meal a compulsory part of the school day.

Friday debating will not take place this week due to staff meetings.

S3 Students – Bronze DofE Group

Could all S3 students who put their name in the draw for this year’s Bronze DofE Group go to room 143 on Friday 6th September at break time for the draw. \lsdlocked

Exciting New Junior Drama Club!

We are starting a brand new drama club which will be held every Thursday after school, in the Drama Studio.

If you are in S1 or S2 and you enjoy drama, come along after school next Thursday to SIGN UP or you can speak to a teacher in the drama department for more information.

Start Date: 12th September

Where: Drama Studio

When: 3:45pm-4:45pm t 6;

Drumbrae Library Hub – on tour

Come along to the library this Thursday breaktime when we welcome Joe from Drumbrae Library Hub.  He’s going to tell us all about FREE term time activities and clubs available to all secondary aged pupils. Pop along, you know you want to! st Tabl

“S4-S6 Hospitality Open day, 12.09.2019

Come along to the Apex Hotels Open Day to find out how pupils can apply for a space on the upcoming Apex Hotels Pre-Apprenticeship Programme.

To provide further insight into the Pre-Apprenticeship Programme, Apex Hotels are inviting interested pupils and teachers to an Open Day at the Apex on Thursday 12th September from 10am until 12 noon. The purpose of this session will be for pupils and teachers to understand more about the programme and what it involves as well as have a chance to see inside the hotel.

Sector: Hospitality, catering and tourism
Curriculum areas: Health and wellbeing.

If you are interested, please see Ms Tomas in Guidance ASAP as places are booking up fast.

“Opportunity for S4-S6 Students interested in Law: Brodies Career Insight Day.

The Career Insight Day is designed for S4/S5/S6 students looking to learn more about a career in law. There will be an overview of the firm and pupils will have an opportunity to ask questions to some of the lawyers working at the firm. There will be a number of activities including a mock case scenario, the route to the career in law will be explained and the firm will and provide some top tips for writing CV’s, attending assessment centres and interview techniques.

Event date:         Friday 27September

Start:                  10:00

End:                   16:15

Location:            15 Atholl Crescent, Edinburgh, EH3 8HA

If you are interested in going, please see your Pupil Support Leader ASAP.”


S6 Paired Readers, please attend a brief information meeting at BREAKTIME in Mr Higgins’ room, 2/04, TODAY. You must attend to arrange training.

A rare S5 and S6 opportunity: Free, interactive learning sessions to help with career development. These will be held at Robert Gordon University Aberdeen next week. If you are interested, please see your Guidance Teacher ASAP.

Creative and Cultural Business Sessions

  • Friday 6th September
  • 12:00 – 15:00
  • Garthdee Campus, Aberdeen

Day of European Languages

Corstorphine Primary School is looking for Senior students to support their day of European Languages on Thursday 26 September. Please see Mrs McKerrecher as soon as possible if you wish to do this. You would also have to speak to teachers you have that day and catch up on any missed work.