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monday 20 November

 

 

Monday 20th November 2017

S1 S2 S3
TEMPEST PHOTOS S1 AND S4 : Tempest have delivered some photos, can pupils please check and collect at reception please.

LOCKERS : Lockers are now available , and locker instruction/agreement letters are now ready for collection from Reception .

DO YOU SHOP IN TESCO? : The hockey club at the school would really appreciate it if whenever you buy something in Tesco you ask for a token to put in the bags for help slots in the shop. We are trying to get as many tokens as possible so that we can buy some much needed hockey equipment. We can collect tokens right up until Jan the 1st. Please help us!!

DROP IN : is continuing on a Thursday lunchtime with School Nurse Jill Gunter.  Private appointments are also available.

DRAMA & CHOIR: There is a rehearsal after school today (Monday 20th November) in Miss Bennett's room. The combined choir and drama rehearsal will be from 3.50-5pm, and a separate drama rehearsal from 5-5.45pm.

S3 PARENTS EVENING: All S3 pupils should collect a Parents’ Evening letter from the admin team in the Assembly Hall at morning break on Monday.

 

 

 


S4 S5 S6
TEMPEST PHOTOS S1 AND S4 : Tempest have delivered all the photos, can pupils please check and collect at reception please.

LOCKERS : Lockers are now available, and locker instruction/agreement letters are now ready for collection from Reception .

DO YOU SHOP IN TESCO? : The hockey club at the school would really appreciate it if whenever you buy something in Tesco you ask for a token to put in the bags for help slots in the shop. We are trying to get as many tokens as possible so that we can buy some much needed hockey equipment. We can collect tokens right up until Jan the 1st. Please help us!!

HIGHER PSYCHOLOGY : The Prelim for Higher Psychology will be held on the following date -
Date – Friday 16th March, 2018. 
Time - 13.30pm - 15.30pm.
  Any Student that attends the Borders College Galashiels Campus will sit the prelim at the College on that day, this means that the Thursday class will attend on Friday for this week only (they will not come to college on Thursday). 


RAMA & CHOIR: There is a rehearsal after school today (Monday 20th November) in Miss Bennett's room. The combined choir and drama rehearsal will be from 3.50-5pm, and a separate drama rehearsal from 5-5.45pm.

 

THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH : has asked me to tell you about an exciting event taking place next week hosted by TEDxUniversityofEdinbugh. The Student Speaker Choice Awards (SSCA) will be held on Monday the 20th of November from 7-9:30pm at Assembly Roxy. The awards will feature 15 student speakers who have been selected to deliver TED-style talks on a topic of their choosing. The event will be a great opportunity to get involved with the University and because it is sponsored by Krispy Kreme and Domino’s, there will be FREE doughnuts and pizza!
For more information please visit the Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/163958437534822/. 
Tickets can be booked online via Eventbrite at:  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/tedxuniversityofedinburgh-student-speaker-choice-awards-2017-tickets-38854892028