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PTA Newsletter

Click here to view the PTA’s first newsletter.  We hope that you enjoy reading about the improvements all your fundraising efforts have made to the school’s Library Project.

Don’t forget that the PTA AGM takes place in the school library on Tuesday, 26 September at 7pm. Refreshments will be served at 6.45pm, with an opportunity to look at the library improvements. We look forward to seeing you there.

S6: Senior Pupil Coach Education Courses

Senior pupil coach education courses 2017 – Thursday 5 October – Meadowmill Sports Centre

–          Rugby – Level 1 refereeing

–          Hockey – Introduction to coaching and umpiring

–          Football – SFA Development Activities coaching badge

–          Gymnastics – Coaching and officiating

–          Disability Sport – Introduction to coaching disability sport

–          Cricket – Introduction to coaching cricket

–          Swimming – Introduction to rescue award

–          Competition organiser training

–          Anyone interested in attending any of the above courses, please let Miss Parry know asap.

–          Places are limited

–          You will be out of school all day

P7 / S1 Open Afternoon Programme – Friday 22 September

Please click here to view the programme for our P7 & S1 open afternoon.

S1 / P7 Open Afternoon – Friday 22 September,  1 – 3pm

We warmly welcome our S1 pupils and P7 pupils from our cluster primary school and their parents or carers to our Open Afternoon.

Many classrooms will have displays of pupils’ work for you to see and demonstrations of activities undertaken in that department.  There will also be short musical performances as well as House cake stalls and charity and international committee stalls.

This will give you a flavour of what it is like to be a pupil at North Berwick High School.  We hope that you will be able to join us on what is always an interesting and enjoyable afternoon.


2017/18 East Lothian Secondary Schools Golf Order of Merit


East Lothian Secondary Schools Order of Merit Events

  1. Fri 22nd Sept 2017 @ Haddington GC, Times: 1330 – 1430
  2. Fri 6th Oct 2017 @ Winterfield GC, Times: 1328 – 1440
  3. Fri 16th March 2018 @ Criaigielaw GC, Times: 1330 – 1430
  4. Fri 23rd March 2018 @ Longniddry GC (TBC), Times: 1330 – 1430

Format: Stableford and counts towards handicap

Points awarded at each competition towards the East Lothian Order or merit

1st: 100, 2nd: 75, 3rd: 50, 4th: 25, 5th: 10, Attendance: 5

Entry: Free


East Lothian Scottish Schools Qualifier for Paul Lawrie Scottish Schools Championship

Date: Fri 27th April 2017 @ Gullane GC (TBC)

Times: 1330 – 1530

Format: Scratch strokeplay

Entry conditions: The qualifying event is open to all players with CONGU handicaps as it counts towards the East Lothian Secondary School Order of Merit.

The 2 lowest scratch scores on the day will qualify to represent East Lothian in the Scottish Schools.

To be eligible to enter the Scottish Schools players must be on the School Roll at 31st May 2017 and in possession of a CONGU Handicap, Boys Category 1 Handicap (5.4) and Girls Handicap of 20 or under.


Paul Lawrie Scottish Schools Championship : Mon 11th June @ Murrayshall, Perth

Additional places are also allocated by the organisers by ballot if players wish to enter directly:

To enter any of the above events email Kate Green (Golf Development Officer)

Or contact your Schools Sports Coordinator or School Golf Organiser.


East Lothian v Edinburgh Secondary Schools Ryder Cup

Venue: TBC

Date: TBC

Following our Order of Merit events the top 8 players in the scratch and top 8 players in the handicap order of merits qualify to represent East Lothian in this event.


Scottish Open and Seniors Pro Am

We have been lucky enough to be able to enter a team into each of these events in the past and we hope to offer something similar in 2017. This is likely to be the winners of the Scratch and Handicap divisions and possibly one other wild card place which will be played for at Gullane on the 27th @ Gullane as our final event.