Category Archives: sport

ERC Schools Athletics Championships – 2nd June

A massive congratulations to all of the pupils who represented the school at ERC Athletics Championships on Tuesday 2nd June at Linwood On-X. All 45 athletes did really well and many won medals – a list of medal winners will be shared at the forthcoming house assemblies. If any athlete did not receive a medal but finished in top three in the final then please see Mr Murphy in PE Dept immediately.

Some athletes may be selected to represent East Renfrewshire at the forthcoming Inter-Authority Athletics due to be held on 16th June.

Y Dance – Dance Leadership Day – Monday 22nd June

Could ALL of the girls below please attend a short meeting with Mrs McNab in the New Gym at LUNCHTIME on WEDNESDAY 10TH JUNE.

There are still limited spaces available so if you are interested in attending the Dance Leadership workshop on Monday 22nd June which will last all day then please come along to the meeting to find out more about it. Mrs McNab

S3        Rebecca Baillie, Iona Gibson, Amy Lees, Lisa Cole, Nicola Cole, Eilidh Steven, Isla McMillan, Iona Ferguson, Molly Gracey, Emma Stewart, Kirstin West  Sasha Wood, Emma Blair, Ester Belokurov

S4        Beth Kennedy, Lucy Dunbar, Lauren Dignan

S5        Sehr Ameen, Sophie Bennett, Beth Gillespie, Natalie Rushton

S6        Lauren Sime, Stacey Fox, Beth Shaw, Amy Hammond

SSAA Track & Field Championships – Friday 12th & Saturday 13th June

The following pupils have been entered in the T&F Scottish Schools Championship due to be held at Grangemouth Stadium on Friday 12th and Saturday 13th June.

Friday 12th June
Pupil Category Event
Niamh Grahame Girls A O17 400m
Nikki Miller Girls B U17 1500m
Kate Saxon Girls B U17 1500m
Lauren Saxby Girls C U15 High Jump
Lauren Saxby Girls C U15 Long Jump
Heather Barnes Girls D U14 800m
Lisa Miller Girls D U14 800m
Ben Shaw Boys C U15 800m
Scott Wylie Boys C U15 200m
Jack Bell Boys D U14 800m
Saturday 13th June
Pupil Category Event
Niamh Grahame Girls A O17 200m
Imogen Cartwright Girls B U17 High Jump
Imogen Cartwright Girls B U17 Long Jump
Holly Still Girls B U17 3000m
Lauren Saxby Girls C U15 75m Hurdles
Scott Wylie Boys C U15 100m
Hamish Armitt Boys D U14 1500m
Jack Bell Boys D U14 1500m

Please ensure that you have collected the information from Mr Murphy well in advance of the events. Inform me ASAP if any details are incorrect.

S1-3 Table Tennis Tournament

There will be a singles table tennis tournament running in the PE department throughout the week beginning Monday 1st June. The tournament is open to pupils in S1-3 and members of staff.


Pupils/Staff must sign up to the tournament (by speaking to Mr Haffie) by Friday 29th May. The tournament schedule and rules of play will be displayed outside the spare kit base in the PE department. Games will be played over lunchtimes. There will be a prize for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.

Team Championships for Secondary Schools – Swimming

The following pupils have been selected to represent MCHS at the relay team championships to be held at Tollcross Leisure Centre on Wednesday June 17th.

You MUST attend a meeting with Mr Murphy in the Old Gym on Friday 12th June at Lunchtime.

S1 – Maria Vassilitchenkova, Melissa Greeves, Lisa Miller, Rachel McNicol

S2 – Heather Barnes, Katie Lillie, Lisa Miller & require one more S2 girl.

S3/S4 – Kate Saxon, Heather Martin, Zoe Cameron, Nikki Miller

S3/S4 – Richard Laird, Scott Gibson, Lewis Callaghan, Dimitri Vassilitchenkov

S1/S2 School Sports Days – Important Information

S1 Sports Day – Tuesday 19th May

S2 Sports Day – Wednesday 20th May

Both sports days will last for the full duration of the normal school day and we will return to school by the end of the school day. It is really important that you return your consent form (yellow – S1 and blue – S2) to your PE teacher as soon as possible if you have not done so already. This should be returned by Friday 8th May at the very latest.  Remember to bring along the following –

Essential items to bring:


  • Packed lunch
  • £2 travel contribution
  • Plenty of water/sports drinks
  • Waterproof jacket to stay warm and dry
  • Tracksuit trousers
  • Trainers or running spikes
  • Suntan lotion


The lists are now available in PE Dept to sign up for the event(s) which you would like to compete in on the day. You must sign up by Friday 8th May. Speak to your PE teacher if you are unsure at all.

Upcoming Athletics Championships – IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Upcoming events – any pupil (S1-S6) who may be interested in attending any of the following events must meet with Mr Murphy on Wednesday 13th May at LUNCHTIME in the OLD GYM.

If you are interested but unsure of qualifying standards then please attend the meeting as all of the information will be shared then. You MUST attend this meeting should you wish to participate as the entry deadline is Friday 15th May.