MCHS Young Football Journalist of the Year 2013/14

Those who would like to enter the Young Football Journalist competition must hand in the slip to Mr Murphy by Thursday 31st October. If you are unsure of what the competition is about then please speak to Mr Murphy.

Some dates to be aware of –

Thursday 31st October – Must hand slip into Mr Murphy to enter competition

Friday 6th December – Max. 500 word report submitted to Mr Murphy based on live game you have watched.

BIG the Musical – Calling all budding actors

Craig Brown, a former pupil of Mearns Castle is Producing and Directing the above show.

Auditions are taking place on Sunday 1 December at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 100 Renfrew Street Glasgow.  £5 Audition fee per person. Audition times are Under 14’s 12-3pm and adults 4-7pm

The show will take place in the New Athenaeum Theatre Monday 16 – Saturday 21 June 2014.

If interested please register online by emailing chris@active8.org.uk stating your name, age, male or female and past experience.

For more details visit www.facebook.com/BigTheMusical.

S3 Public Speaking

Congratulations to the S3 Public Speaking Team (Claudia Marcusson, Scott Miller and Eleanor Monks) on coming runners-up at the East Renfrewshire heat of the S3 Youth Speech Competition. They delivered very strong speeches against some tough competition, they were excellent representatives of Mearns Castle.

The team now have the honour of representing Mearns Castle again at the Regional Final at the Normandy Hotel on the 20th November.