There will be a meeting for all those interested in applying for next years Young Enterprise team. The meeting will take at 12.20 this Thursday (25/4) in the conference room. This will be an opportunity to speak to the current team, learn more about the process and ask any questions you may have. You will be provided with information that is vital in helping you enjoy the enterprise experience.
After the success of fitness week in the PE department last week, Mr Giles is offering all S1-S4 boys and girls the chance to better their bleep test scores.
In an attempt to challenge and motivate you, Mr Giles will also run the test. If there is enough interest, this could be a weekly challenge with a leaderboard of boys and girls scores. There will also be a leaderboard for the most improved scores so that everyone can enjoy success from this challenge.
Please meet Mr Giles in the old gym at INTERVAL time MONDAY or TUESDAY (22nd/23rd) to sign up for this event so that I can get an idea of numbers in advance
The first meeting of the Carnegie Book Group will be on Thu 25 April at 12.40pm in the library. It is very important that all pupils who put their name down to join attend this meeting so that you can choose your first book to read. Please feel free to bring your lunch.
Please see new notice board outside E2 for info on meetings it is vital you attend.
All S4, S5 and S6 must complete their dofe awards before study leave, it must all be done online on your edofe account. Please see Mrs Ward if you have login problems.
Silver Group 1(June expeditions) Meeting Wednesday lunchtime 24th April
Silver Group 2 (Sept/Oct expeditions) Meeting Thursday lunchtime 25th April
New Bronze Group -Meeting Friday lunchtime 26th April
All online Edofe accounts must be completed by the end of this school year. If you are unsure, please see Mr Walker.
Are you keen to volunteer within the world of sport? Maybe help at an after school club, a festival or even in a play programme?
If so please come along to Mearns Castle High School (E1 Classroom) on Tuesday 23rd April at 6pm to find out more or speak to Mr Donnelly or Mr Cook in the PE department.
All pupils competing in the above please attend a short meeting at 1245 in Mrs Liveseys room (F8) to finalise entries.
If any pupil is interested in taking part then please speak to Mr Stringer by Wed 1st May.
The competition is a combined events, which means each pupil will do all the events.
FIRST YEAR TRIATHLON
Boys events are 600m, Long Jump and Shot.
Girls events are 600m, High Jump and Shot.
All other year groups will take part in a Pentathlon (5 events).
On the same day there is Relay competitions.
A pupil may compete as a Multi-Eventer or as a Relay runner but not as both, regardless of age group.
If you wish your name to be put down for this part of the competition then please see Mr Stringer by Wed 1st May.
Lunchtime Table Tennis club will begin again this week on WEDNESDAY in the new gym. Please change into your t-shirt and trainers, finish your lunch and get yourself up to the new gym as quickly as possible. If you are planning to come along could you please let Mr. Giles or Mr. Brown know before Wednesday.