Transition to Senior phase

Guidance for parents concerning the transition to Senior Phase is linked below (Word format)

Transition to the Senior Phase (S4-6)-29.9.14

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New Highers ‘in a nutshell’

The National Parent Forum of Scotland has produced a series of summaries on a subject-by-subject basis for the new Highers. Please click on this link:

http://www.npfs.org.uk/highers-in-a-nutshell/

 

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Road Safety Meeting – Parent Council

The Parent Council has organised a meeting on 30 September to discuss road safety issues. Please click on this link for details:

Road Safety meeting letter

UPDATE:  After the meeting the letter below was issued to all parents. There will be a briefing on 30 September, the same night as the S2 Parents’ Evening.

Letter to parents re Road Safety-23.9.14

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September Newsletter

The first newsletter of the 2014-2015 session is available by clicking below:

 EA Newsletter Sep 2014

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European Day of Languages – Friday 26 September

Meine Damen und Herren, Mesdames et Messieurs, Ladies and Gentlemen! Guten Abend, bonsoir, wie geht’s? Comment ca va? Do you feel good? We bet you do when you read this! Several activities and events have been planned for next Friday:

  • Posters on Doors : S1 pupils are making posters explaining why we should learn a foreign language. These will be displayed on classroom doors next Friday.
  • Speak To Me – Staff will wear badges asking pupils to speak to them in a foreign language.  If pupils can speak French, German or Spanish, please collect a sticker from the library any time next week and wear it with pride next Friday. For each pupil who speaks in the foreign language, staff will sign the date in their planner. There will be a European prize for the pupil who speaks to the most teachers and collects the most signatures.
  • European food and music in the canteen at lunchtime and breaktime.

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AND……..Eurovision Contest in the Library at Lunchtime with Euro singers: 4 fabulous singers competing for the top prize.

  • Judges will be Mr Davidson, Mr MacWhirter, Mrs Watson and Miss Macphail.
  • Compere will be Mr Clark.
  • Do Not miss this EuroFun event, full of fantastic music, costumes and prizes.

 Willkomen, bienvenue, welcome to a fabulous European Day of Languages.

 

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Jeans for Genes – Friday 19 September 2014

All students are invited to wear jeans to school on Friday 19 September 2014, Jeans for Genes Day. Apart from jeans, normal school uniform must be worn. All those choosing to wear jeans are asked to make a donation of £1, which will be donated to Genetic Disorders UK, with money collected during registration on Friday.

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