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Here is our S2 Pupil Council for 2018-19. Well done to Maryam who was elected Chairperson. #pupilvoice
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Victoria Xu in S5 won 1st place (in the 16-20 year old category!) with her entry into the prestigious National Museum of Scotland’s Annual Christmas Art competition.
Read match report – click on link below Match Report: Eastwood V Castlehead – Nov 2016
Well done to all pupils, best set of results ever!
Alishah Nazir, Amarah Saeed and Caitlin Roberts
The S1’s took part in their annual House Athletics Championships on Tuesday. This event saw pupils taking part in a number of track and field athletic events. The sun was shining throughout and the pupils had a fantastic time competing against the other houses and cheering everyone on. Auldhouse finished 1st with Balgray a close 2nd, Duncarnock 3rd and Capelrig 4th – well done S1!
Over 300 secondary pupils participated in the annual East Renfrewshire Secondary Games event, competing in various commonwealth sports. 38 of our S1-S3 pupils represented the school in numerous categories including Table Tennis, Football, Lawn Bowls, Netball, Rugby and Hockey. Our Table Tennis team returned home with medals after placing 3rd overall in the tournament. The efforts shown by pupils was outstanding – well done to all involved!
A massive well done to Imaan Manzur for placing 3rd in the Scottish Shotokai Karate Competition at Holyrood Sports Centre this weeked. Imaan was competing in the U16’s category and at 13 years old this is an incredible achievement!
Teens 2 Go launched by 14-year-old Zack Griffin, won KS4 Award and the Highly Commended award.
Zack created a business that enables skilled teenagers to earn money sharing their expertise with peers and members of the community.
While Zack taught classes in computer coding, he trained others to deliver sessions in “academics, music and sport”.
Zack said: “It feels really good to have won the highly commended award – I feel really proud to have been a part of the competition. I’ve now got a lot more enterprising skills that will stand me in good stead for later on in life.
Tycoon in Schools is an annual competition that challenges youngsters to run their own real-life businesses using a loan of up to £1000 provided by the Peter Jones Foundation.
Erin placed 1st in the Scottish Nationals 1500m race at Bellahouston – 12 seconds ahead of 2nd place!!
Several of our pupils competed in the above competition at Helix Park, Falkirk on the 12th November:
Claire S2 placed 4th from 150 (S1/S2)
Helen S1 placed 6th from 150 (S1/S2)
Jamie S5 placed 20th from 68 (Under 18’s)
Abtaha has been selected to compete in the 2015 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifiers, an international women’s cricket tournament in Thailand from the 28th November to 5th December.
Alyson S1 competed in the Scottish Women’s Athletic League on 30th August and was first in the 100m achieving a PB of 13.12 seconds
Last weekend, Alyson also competed as part of a team for the Tri Cup in Stornoway where she won 100m and 200m and her team were successful overall. Well done Alyson!