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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

Red Thistle

School Scarves are now running out!  If you really would like one we are still available in the Open Area on Wednesday and Friday lunchtimes to sell you one for £12.

Our leather keyrings are also still available for £2 each and we now have new multipurpose photo frames added to our collection for £5 each.

Come and see and don’t miss out!

Young Enterprise

Young Enterprise – Trenderprise

Congratulations to MCHS YES team Trenderprise on an excellent performance in the Renfrewshire Young Enterprise Regional Finals. In a competitive environment against 17 schools from across the region Trenderprise successfully picked up 4 awards in recognition of their efforts this year. The team presented an excellent performance and were a credit to themselves, their team and to the school. The awards achieved included:-

  • Best Regional Team Award
  • Marketing Award
  • Runners up for Best Report
  • Runners up for Best Presentation

 Well done to Andrew Bell, Adil Bhati, Mimi Black, Michael McDonald, Nicholas McNamara, Craig McQuillan, Robb McQuiston, Beth Mitchell, Taniya Mobarik, Hannah Quinn, Vivek Shreshta, Xixi Zhu.

Fifth Years

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.

Thanks UNITY

Young Enterprise – Survey

Mearns Castle’s Young Enterprise Team this year has came up with the idea of creating a local cookbook designed to promote the local area and healthy eating.  It will contain recipes from some of the best restaurants in and around Glasgow and also give brief details about the restaurants. 

We would appreciate it if you could take five minutes of your time to fill out the survey.  Click here to take part.

Please give your honest opinion! Thank you – the Enterprise Team

Thank you very much for your time, and helping us.

Tickwick Young Enterprise Team

Congratulations on an outstanding performance to all members of the Tickwick team for their achievements and success on attaining 4 awards at the Renfrewshire Area Finals on Thursday. The team presented an excellent performance and were a credit to themselves, their team and the school.

Awards achieved included: –

Overall Winners for:-

– Best Presentation (by Ailsa Thomson & Olly Orchant)

– Best Team Award with an opportunity to compete in the Scottish National Awards in June. (Haris Rahsid, Ailsa Thomson, Ailsa Stephen, Kaitlyn Davies, Fraser Proudfoot, Ryan Ward, James McNamara, Olly Orchant and Adam Wallace).

Runners up for:-

Best Stand Display (by Ailsa Stephen)

Best Report (By Haris Rashid, with input from team members)

Well done everyone