All S3 pupils will choose their next enrichment course (which will start after Christmas) during period 6 on Wednesday 9th December. Click here to download the course choice booklet. If you require any assistance please contact your guidance teacher. The courses that will be running are as follows: The Animator’s Toolbox The Business Apprentice … Continue reading S3 Enrichment Choices
Just to let you know that there will be no crossing patrol person on duty on Thursday 3 December at Lempockwells Road. Catherine Wilson
Developing tobacco-free policies for youth work settings and schools event
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde and ASH Scotland
This event will have a core them of supporting community youth groups and schools to develop and implement tobacco-free policies. Effective and consistent tobacco-free policies have a vital role to play in helping community youth groups and schools to create tobacco-free environments for young people.
Who should come along?
- Are you a teacher looking to address tobacco issues within your school?
- Are you a community youth worker looking for a project idea for the young people that you support?
- Are you a health improvement practitioner looking for ideas to support your work in schools and community based youth groups?
- Are you a public health researcher looking for examples of practical tobacco-free policy development?
The event programme will include contributions from teachers, community youth workers and health practitioners. They will share their experiences of how they have developed and implemented tobacco-free policies to support tobacco-free environments for young people.
Download the event flyer for further information and to register your interest in the event.
On Monday the 23rd P7 went on a epic school trip to Dynamic Earth to learn more on their topic Structure of the Earth. First we time travelled to the beginning of the universe. Where we saw the a few rooms about the creation of the universe and the earth. Then we learned about the … Continue reading P7’s Amazing Time At Dynamic Earth!
On Friday 11 December from 9.30-12.30 LEAPS will be holding their annual S6 Conference for LEAPS eligible students who are aiming for university or college next year or beyond. The Conference will be held at Appleton Tower, University of Edinburgh central campus, and LEAPS are providing free coach travel to and from the Conference from a … Continue reading S6 Conference for LEAPS Eligible Students
We listened to the story of ‘A Bucket full of Happiness” and learned that everyone has an invisible bucket. We can fill people’s buckets by giving them compliments, good manners, listen to people and are kind and helpful. Doing this makes people feel respected and valued. If you make someone upset, you dip into their … Continue reading P4-5 Bucket full of Happiness
On Thursday we went to Pencaitland Primary and heard from author John Fardell who wrote Manfred the Baddies amongst other books. He read his book to us and showed us how he planned and wrote books. He also showed us how he did his illustrations. Finally we all got to help draw and write a … Continue reading John Fardell trip
A reminder that Primary 5/6 and Primary 6 will be holding an open afternoon 2.45-3.15pm on Thursday 3rd December in their classrooms for any parents/carers/family from those classes to come along to see the children’s hard work they have been doing on Mount Everest! We would really appreciate it if you filled in the slip … Continue reading Mount Everest Museum!