Activities Week

Pupil options form
Letter to parents

Activities Week 2012 takes place during the last week of the summer term 25th-29th June. Pupils have been given a list of activities to choose from that they will participate in on the Monday to Thursday. On the Friday we will be holding a whole school event and barbque.

  • Pupils must return their activity choices form to their register teacher or school office by Wednesday 28th March. Please ensure the PC1 is also completed.
  • If pupils require more information about any of the activities on offer they should speak to the member of staff responsible for it.
  • Any other questions they should direct to Mr Lanyon.
  • House points will be allocated to the first three register classes in each year group to have a 100% return of forms.


Adventure Camp 2012 – Last chance!

This is the last call for those wanting to sign up for Adventure Camp 2012 which is open to all pupils currently in S1 – S6. This year it will be held at the Lochgoilhead Centre, Lochgoilhead, Argyll. With a full activity program including, sailing, kayaking, climbing, gorge running, archery, abseiling, jacobs ladder plus many more its one not to miss.  Staying in dorms & lodges. The approximate cost is £200 which includes transport, food, activities, a personal chef, dish washer and a commemorative t-shirt. Letters can be collected from Mr Lanyon, Ms Douglas or Ms Young. If you need any more information please speak to Mr Lanyon or have a look at the centre website by clicking the link above.

The closing date for the return of deposits is Friday 18th November.

PL Slot Rods

Any S1 pupil interested in designing and making their own working slot cars, please attend a meeting today (Thur 10th) at lunchtime (1.30) in Mr Tough’s room in CDT for more details

School Photos – Thursday 14 October

The school photographer will be in to take 1st, 3rd and 6th year photographs on Thursday 14 October.  Could the followoing classes please report to the assembly hall for the times listed below.

9 am  1GO1, 9.15 am 1GO2, 9.30 am 1GR1, 9.45 am 1GR2, 10 am 1SE1, 10.15 am 1SE2

10.30 am 3GO1, 11 am 3Go2, 11.15 am 3GO3, 11.30 am 3GR1, 11.45 am 3GR2, 12 noon 3GR3, 12.15 pm 3SE1, 12.30 pm 3SE2

Group and Family photo’s will be taken during lunch

1.45 pm 6GO1, 2 pm 6GO2, 2.15 pm 6GR1, 2.30 pm 6GR2, 2.45 pm 6SE1, 3 pm 6SE2


S1 PL Challenge

A reminder that all those who are due to be out of school from Mr Lanyon’s group on Friday need to return their PC1 form. NO FORM = NO TRIP OUT

You also need to come prepared for wet weather. If you are not appropriately dressed you will not be allowed to go.

Posted in S1

S1/2 Football Team for Thursday 9 September

The following pupils have been selected to play for the S1/2 Football Team on Thursday 9 September.  The match is against Musselburgh with a kick off of 4.30 pm.  All pupils should meet inthe PE Department for 3.45 pm sharp.

Brad Robertson, Ross Jappy, Daniel Smith, Johnny Grotlin, Jordan Ritchie, Jordan Easton, Jack Friery, Robbie Menzies, Kurtis Brown, Marc Reid, Jay Cochrane, Jordan Killen, Cameron Halliday, Ross McIntyre, Liam Currie.

If anyone is unable to play please c0ntact Mr Johnstone in PE as soon as possible.

Calling all S1 & S2: BBC Competition

BBC LEARNING SCOTLAND wants your ideas for a short film.  A story about your local landscape.

And if your idea is selected you’ll win a development workshop for your school as well as a BBC director and crew to film your story. Cool eh?

It doesn’t matter if your landscape story is historical or modern, pure geography or a bit social-political we want to hear from you!

And the process couldn’t be simpler.

First pick your story.

Then work out what everyone needs to see and the order in which you want them to see it.

Finally, in no more than 300 words, write up your brilliant idea on our entry form and have your school email it to us.

More information and entry form on the website: BBC Learning