Well done to the St Ninian’s High School First Year pupils who represented East Renfrewshire at the Glasgow Music Festival on Sunday 10 March. The following ensembles all won their respective classes on Sunday at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall:
ER Schools’ Junior String Orchestra
Beth Armstrong (1a2), Rebekah Cent (1a4), Serafina Green (1a5), Laura James (1a1), Catherine King (1a5), Niamh McIntyre (1a5), Eliza Turner (1a5), Zara William (1a10)
ER Schools’ Funstring Orchestra
Names to follow.
ER Schools’ Junior Concert Band
Aidan Donnelly (1a6), Colm Donnelly (1a10), Emily Slater (1a9)
ER Schools’ Intermediate Choir
Joy Curran (1a2), Catherine King (1a5)
On Thursday 28 February we welcomed all First Year pupils and their parents and carers to launch the S1 Choice Programme for this year.
Many thanks to all pupils, parents and staff who attended.
Below is the introductory presentation plus the S1 Choice Booklet which has lots of information and advice plus descriptions for each subject.
Throughout the Choice Programme if you have any questions please direct them to your child’s Pastoral Support Teacher.
We have organised our annual trip to Millport this year on Tuesday 2 April 2019.
The intention is to have a relaxing day, cycling round the island and then giving pupils the chance to relax and enjoy the remainder of our day.
The arrangements are as follows:
- 9.20am Leave St Ninian’s High School
- 10.30am Arrive at Largs
- 10.45am Ferry to Millport
- Cycling and Relaxing
- 5.00pm Return to Largs
- 5.15pm Leave Largs
- 6.00pm Arrive at St Ninian’s High School
The cost for each pupil is £15. This covers the cost of transport, hire of a bike and helmet. The hire of a local hall will provide us with a place to enjoy a break/toilet facilities etc.
What to bring:
- Packed lunch / money to buy lunch in one of the local shops or cafés.
- Appropriate Clothing
- Warm/windproof top
- Waterproof jacket
If you would like your son/daughter to take part in the day trip then please complete and return the tear off slip on the letter which can be obtained from the school office to Mr Fuchs no later than Friday 22 March. A consent form will then be issued which must be completed and returned before the trip departs.
Payment should be made via ParentPay by visiting the school website https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/er/StNinians/ and clicking on the ‘ParentPay’ icon, or by accessing the Council website where you should select School Payments. Please select ‘Millport 2019.’
A reminder that the S1 Choices Information Evening will take place this Thursday 28 February at 7pm.
On Friday 22 February a group of S1 pupils travelled to the Emirates Arena to see the Strathclyde Sirens versus the Severn Stars. This was an excellent experience, seeing elite Netball players in action and a great night was had by all.
Well done to the following pupils who were awarded Pupil of the Month in Mathematics.
- Meghan Burns (1a4)
- Ryan McBride (1a10)
- Alanna Connolly (1a6)
- Joseph Chrystal (1a8)
- Finlay Spooner (1a4)
- Krish Bhasin (1a10)
- Jessica Blackmore (1a5)
- Selina Martin (1a9)
- Kaidyn Bell-Drummond (1a1)
- Robbie McEwan (1a6)
- Kerr Campbell (1a8)
Well done to the following pupils who were awarded the Pupil of the Term in Modern Languages.
- Gaby Woods (1a1)
- Lewis Ritchie(1a5)
- Sally Bradley (1a2)
- Awais Muhammad (1a8)
- Madeline McNee (1a7)
- Lori McAllister (1a3)
- Mhairi Zing (1a6)
- Mia Wilson (1a10)
- Olivia Darroch (1a4)
- Leo Henderson (1a8)
Please see the assembly presentation from 14.2.19 below:
S1 Assembly 14.2.19