Primary 7 into S1 “Get Ahead” Programme – Friday 8 August

Primary 7 into S1 Get Ahead Programme – Friday 8 August – 1000 -1500 hours.plcrest.jpg

Does your child start at Preston Lodge High School in August 2008?

We are running a one day fun programme with all our new recruits to ease the transition to secondary school. Pupils working in register classes will take part in a range of activities will allow them to become more familiar with the school and the other pupils in their register class.

Please encourage your child to take part.

The letter and consent form have already been issued via Primary Schools but they are also available here.

Get Ahead Programme 2008 consent form

Pupils should pass consent slip to their primary school teacher or e-mail me at dscott@prestonlodge.elcschool.org.uk.

S4 into S5 University Programme

Is your son or daughter returning for S5? Heriot Watt Crest

Heriot Watt University are piloting a 2 day programme for all S5 returners which gives them the chance to:

  • find out what it’s like to be a student in a real university

  • learn about exciting courses and careers in science, engineering and technology

  • increase their confidence in a relaxed and friendly environment

  • make friends with people from other schools in their area

  • consider whether higher education could be right for them

The 2 day programme is running on 24 and 25 July at Heriot Watt and is entirely free.

Any interested pupils, should complete the flyer (download below) and return direct to Heriot Watt University.

Heriot-Watt Programme Flyer 24/24 July

Cost of transport will be refunded.

 

Further information from dscott@prestonlodge.elcschool.org.uk.

5K Walk 2008 – Friday 23rd May

Following from the success of this event in the previous sessions we are once again gearing up for the 5km walk. This year the walk is associated with our whole school project “On-Our-Doorstep”. The route we will be following takes us from the school down to Lidl – Along the waterfront at the Power Station – Up West Lorimer Place on to the B6371 – Up lane to B1361 – Along to Preston Terrace then back to school.

In previous years this event has been really well supported by the community and we have had many adults assisting and participating.

monkey BananasThis year all participant will be getting bananas and water.

Sponsor money is going to local charities and school funds.

If you want to join us on the day as either a walker or a marshal please contact the school office 01875 811170.

Looking forward to seeing as many of you as possible on the Friday 23rd May.

Sports Personalities of the Year Awards 2008

The evening of Thursday 13th March; 2008 Sports Personalities Awards held in the school.

This is the 2nd year we have staged this event!!
An evening of sporting excellence!!

A big thank you to guest speaker former Hibs and Celtic star Jackie McNamara Snr.

 

Rugby S1Most Improved Player of the Year Rugby S1Player of the Year Rugby S2Most Improved Player of the Year Rugby S2Player of the Year
Douglas Horne Dean Cunningham Taylor McKillop Jonathan Sked
       
Rugby S3Most Improved Player of the Year Rugby S3

Player of the Year

BadmintonMost Improved Player of the Year BadmintonPlayer of the Year
Liam Mack Glen Muir Scott Robertson Ross Hamilton
       
Girls BasketballMost Improved Player of the Year Girls Basketball

Player of the Year

Boys BasketballMost Improved Player of the Year Boys Basketball

Player of the Year

Amy Greig Kirsty Edwards Charlie Leisk David Kerr
       
S1 HockeyMost Improved Player of the Year S1 Hockey

Player of the Year

S2 HockeyMost Improved Player of the Year S2 Hockey

Player of the Year

Cara Ross Amie Jane Russell Rachael Murdoch Valerie Quinn
       
Senior HockeyMost Improved Player of the Year Senior Hockey

Player of the Year

Boys HockeyMost Improved Player of the Year Boys HockeyPlayer of the Year
Leah Scott Debbie Brown James Porteous Sandy Nicol
       
Girls FootballMost Improved Player of the Year Girls FootballPlayer of the Year S1 FootballMost Improved Player of the Year S1 FootballPlayer of the Year
Rachael Murdoch Megan Spence Euan Cameron Michael Spence
       
S2 FootballMost Improved Player of the Year S2 Football

Player of the Year

Senior Football

Player of the Year

Sports Council Reps
Ben Stewart Declan Quinn Nick Coull Cameron McSorleyFinlay Hughes

Glen Muir

Amy Jane Russell

Rachael Murdoch

Debbie Brown

Ross Hamilton

Grant Barber

Dean Riddle

Nick Coull

Nicole Christie

Jordan Stevenson

Enjoy the photos, and celebrate the success of the sporting talent of Preston Lodge.

[rockyou 105916970]

Sports Personality of the Year: Auction

Our prestigious “Sports Personality of the Year” awards ceremony is nearly upon us.

On the evening of Thursday 13th March we will be hosting a night for the very best sporting talent in Preston Lodge High School, and believe me there is plenty to celebrate!

We are in fact having to limit tickets this year due to the great numbers taking part in extra-curricular sport.

You have the opportunity to be involved in our evening too!

We have got a great selection sports items to be auctioned.

  • A signed Manchester United shirt
  • A signed Scotland rugby ball
  • 2 tickets to a Hibernian FC match
  • A round of golf for 4 at Castle Park Golf Club (near Gifford)
  • A round of golf for 4 at Royal Musselburgh Golf Club
  • 2 tickets to Musselburgh Races
  • 2 Hospitality tickets to an Edinburgh Rugby game
  • 2 tickets to an Edinburgh Rugby game

How do I make a bid?

All you do is download and complete the 2008 Sports Personality Award Auction Bidding Form and hand it in to any of the PE dept. (or the school office, clearly marked for PE Staff)

Come on folks, you know you want to!

Happy bidding!

Preston Lodge High School goes global!