March 26, 2019
by Mr McCrossan
- S3 Business Management Choccy Challenge
S3 Business classes launched their artisan chocolate treats on Thursday during lunchtime. Students and staff came along to buy some delicious handmade goodies made as part of the Choccy Challenge. Well done to all students involved, the quality of the goodies was first class.
Congratulations to S6 student Marisa Valente who achieved the following results at the recent UDO British Championships 1st – duo over 18 intermediate 2nd – team over 18 intermediate 4th – solo over 18 novice. Well done Marisa.
Congratulations also to Nadine Ward (S5) following her trampolining success at the weekend & her selection to represent Scotland at the regional finals in June down in Birmingham. Well done Nadine.
Claire Connor of S5 also gained success with her drama group the Kirkintilloch Players who were crowned Western Division champions and will now compete in the Scottish Final. Well done to Claire.
We were delighted to welcome back NET Ministries Scotland to deliver another excellent series of workshops for S2 Students.
Some of our S2 girls enjoyed a trip to the BBC Studios as part of the BBC STEM Careers Event. The students took part in a number of STEM challenges as well as a weather workshop with BBC presenter Kirsteen MacDonald.
S1 reports card were issued to students on Thursday the 21st March, any student in S1 who was absent or has not received their report should see Miss McNicol, Mrs Halavage or Mr Elder.
To celebrate ‘World Book Day 2019’, the Library ran a competition called the ‘Books Quiz’. The winners were: Angel Renjith – 1C Abbie Madden – 1D. They both chose books from a selection and also received an Easter Egg.
A reminder to all senior pupils going on the STEM Munich trip that their remaining balance is due before Friday 29th March. Students should also bring in their passports to be photocopied if they have not already done so.
The Performing Arts faculty are very excited to announce that they will be running a trip to see the Lion King on January 30th 2020 at the Edinburgh Playhouse. This will be open to all music & drama pupils who are studying either subject next year (S3-S6)… More details to follow.