In addition to our extra-curricular sports programme, our staff and senior pupils provide opportunities for pupils to get involved with activities during lunchtimes and after school. Activities range from S1 Lego Club to the Samba Band.
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Information regarding the Destinations Evening has been sent to parents/guardians of all Senior Phase pupils. The purpose of the evening is to provide learners from S4-S6 and their parents/guardians with information regarding post-school opportunities available from local Colleges. General workplace advice will be available from an Employability Officer who will also give an overview on Modern Apprenticeship Opportunities. In addition, the school Careers Coach from Skills Development Scotland will be available for consultation and advice throughout the evening.
Should you have any queries regarding the event please do not hesitate to contact Mr. N. Duncan, P.T. Employability and Work Experience or Ms. C. Pour, House Head.
A group of S2 pupils visited the Edinburgh International Book Festival as part of the Teenage Fiction enrichment this week. Pupils had the opportunity to hear from Darren Shan (“Zom-B” series), Lauren James (Sci-fi writer) and Philip Reeve (“Mortal engines” author). The authors talked about how they write; where they got inspiration from, and the pitfalls of being an author.
Higher and National 5 Graphic Communications pupils have been working with local company Kettlebridge Bar & Restaurant to design new signage for the business. Using the Laser Cut technology in school, the pupils have been able to design and produce a fantastic new sign – see photographs – for the entrance of the restaurant.
The Faculty of Technologies are delighted that the partnership has enabled pupils to get some industry-level experience.