Tag Archives: Pupils

Carnegie Book Group

The next meeting of the Carnegie Book Group will be on Thursday 11 June at 12.40pm in the library.

It is important that all members attend as this will be the last meeting before the Carnegie Quiz on Friday 12 June.

Details about the arrangements for the quiz will be given at this meeting.

Please bring your books and your lunch.

Happy Reading

Bronze Duke of Edinburgh

Please make sure you have collected your assessor reports for your Expedition.

Presentations/posters need to be finished and up loaded onto your edofe accounts by Friday 12 June.

There will be a meeting after school on Thursday 11th June to make sure the presentations are complete.

Also make sure you upload word evidence and any pictures

Red Thistle Need your vote

redThistleYou loved the MCHS scarves created by Red Thistle, now love the company and promote Mearns Castle across Scotland.

The People’s Choice Award as part of the national Young Enterprise Awards competition has been opened for public votes. This is an opportunity for you to support your Red Thistle YES team who are representing the school at this prestigious national event. It is so easy to take part.

Use the link below or Google search for ‘Daily Record People’s Choice Awards’  then simply click on the Red Thistle button at the bottom of the page. PLEASE VOTE for  Red Thistle NOW & Tomorrow & the next day & every day until votes close next Wednesday.

Then send a link or voting request to all your face book and twitter friends asking them to support your team and school. We are in it, but we need your help to win it, Vote now!

Link:  http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/business-consumer/vote-your-peoples-choice-winner-5849053

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.