Monday, 12 June 2017

E-Newsletter for Monday, 12 June 2017

Assemblies for This Week

Order of Assembly:

Tuesday - Lewis

Wednesday – Skye

Thursday – Tiree

Values Focus Week
This week we will be focusing on Aspiration – “We strive to be the best we can be in all that we do.  We understand that both hard work and effort are key to our success.
Mr Hunter

Artwork to be Collected from Miss McCreadie
Please can any of Miss McCreadie’s old S1, S2 or S3 pupils please collect your art work to take home.
Miss McCreadie

Return of Outward Bound Forms
A number of S2 pupils have still to return their EE2 parent/carer consent and enrolment forms for the Outward Bound Trip.  If this is you, please ensure that you return these to the school office or direct to Mr Wyllie by this Wednesday at the latest as these need to checked over and the Outward Bound forms need to be sent off very soon.
Mr Wyllie

S4 Work Experience
This is a reminder to all S4 pupils that any self-found work experience placement forms must be returned by Friday 16 June.  If the forms are handed in after this date they will not be accepted and a placement will have to be found from the WorkIT website.
Mr Whale

Senior pupils: Edinburgh College – Important information and dates

·         Information and Application Event – 13 June, Sighthill Campus, 3-7pm

Our curriculum and support teams will be on hand to provide information on courses and to assist with applications, funding and all other requirements.

·         Drop-in Surgery Post SQA Results – 10 August, Granton Campus, 2 - 6.30pm  

A post exam drop in surgery will be held on 10 August from 2pm-6.30pm at Granton Campus for pupils who may not have had the exam results they expected.  Our team will be on hand to provide information on courses with places available and to support applications on the day for courses starting in August 2017.

If you have any questions about College, please see your Guidance teacher.
Mrs O'Connell


Easter Study Revision Deposits
Any student who has not yet collected their Easter Study Revision Deposit, please come to the school office at break, lunch or after school (Monday – Thursday) ONLY to collect your deposit.
Ms Sim

Medical Forms to be returned to Mrs Fraser
This is a reminder that any pupils still to hand in Asthma Consent forms (and/or any Medication to be Replenished forms) should submit them to Mrs Fraser ASAP.
Please encourage your child to carry sun tan lotion on sunny days to prevent them from getting sunburnt and if they have any allergies or hay fever please encourage them to bring hay fever tablets and an inhalor into the school for Ms Fraser to administer when required.
Mrs Fraser
Sainsbury’s Active Kids Vouchers
The PE department are collecting Active Kids Vouchers again this year.  Please encourage parents/carers to take these when offered if they shop at Sainsbury’s.  Vouchers can be handed to your registration or PE teacher.
Mr Gregor