Today we had an interesting session with everyone in S3. We met in the assembly hall and talked about how learning a language can enhance your skills and enrich your life – now, and in the future.
At the end of our session, Mick Burns gathered responses from pupils about what they had learned about languages. You can see everyone’s responses here:
Last week the school held a Growth Mindset evening, which was well attended and enjoyed by everyone present. Click on the links below to view the two presentations from the evening:
The Power of Yet – Growth Mindset
Working with professional scientists and engineers in a real-life environment, current S5 students have an opportunity to gain valuable insights into a wide variety of careers.
The Nuffield Research Placement Scheme is aimed at students who will be sitting their Highers in 2016 and who are studying any Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Maths (STEM) subjects at that level (e.g. Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Maths, Geography, Computing, Home Economics/Food Technology, Psychology, Music Technology, Product Design, Technological Studies etc).
Placements are by selection and take place at the end of June, July or early August. Students will normally work 9am-5pm Mon- Fri for 4,5 or 6 weeks and all travel costs will be covered.
More information on the Nuffield Research Placements scheme can be found at http://www.nuffieldfoundation.org/nuffield-research-placements
Here are the links to the presentations given at the S2, S3 and S4 Course Choice Information Evenings.
S2 Course Choice Presentation 2015
S3 Course Choice Presentation 2015
S4 Course Choice Presentation 2015