Friday 9th November 2018

Whole School Information

Young Women Needed

Are you interested in politics? Do you consider yourself a feminist? Do you identify as female? If you answered yes to all these questions then come and see Miss Kerr in drama next to music to find out about how to get involved with the Scottish Government’s International Women’s Day event taking place at the Scottish Parliament on 9th March

School Photos

The school photographer will be in school on Monday to take photographs of S1, S3 and S4. Pupils should go to the hall at the times below.

Mon 12th Nov
P1 8.35 1F1 29
  8.50 1F2 29
  9.05 1F3 31
  9.20 1S1 28
P2 9.35 1S2 27
  9.50 1S3 23
  10.05 1W1 26
  10.20 1W2 21
P3 10.50 1W3 27
  11.05 4F1 29
  11.20 4F2 31
  11.35 4S1 30
P4 11.50 4S2 28
  12.05 4W1 31
  12.20 4W2 29
  12.35 4W3 27
P5 13.35 3F1 26
  13.50 3F2 28
  14.05 3F3 27
  14.20 3S1 26
P6 14.35 3S2 26
  14.50 3S3 25
  15.05 3W1 30
15.20 3W2 28

Any family groups can be taken at break or lunch. No groups of friends will be taken.

School Show

School show rehearsals are in full swing – but it’s not too late to get involved! Come along to Miss Kerr’s drama room after school on Tuesday to take part in the ensemble and help the show be the biggest and best Tranent has ever seen. No solo singing, or dancing required – just a chance of fun and new friends!

Helpers Needed S3 Parents Evening 4:30pm-6:30pm – Wednesday 14th November

Sign Up Sheet outside S6 Common Room or see Miss Duncan if you’d like to help.

Hours go towards Community Commitment.

Geography Society

To all Geography enthusiasts, come along to ‘Geography society’ Wednesday lunch time 1o’clock in Miss Campbell’s room (138) for homework, support and lots of Geography chat !!!

English VIPs

The following pupils have been selected as Very Impressive Pupils by their English teachers this week:


Olivia Muir 1F1
Holly Thornton 1F2
Carnegie Henderson 1F3
Louisa Scott 1S3
Leigh Stewart 1W1
Ella McMillan 3F2
Ross Baptie 3S3
Ciara Hendry 3S3
Shaun Robinson 3S3
Oliver Archer 3W1
Tobiasz Hajduk 5S2


Please come to Room 120 at break (with one of your friends if you wish) for hot chocolate and cakes with Mr MacLean.

S2-S4 Junior Leadership Team – Meeting Monday Break

Can all S2-S4 JLT members please come to a meeting on Monday at Break in Room 136.

Year Group Information

S1 – S3

Up and Coming RHS House Sport Events

S1 Girls House Hockey – Tuesday 20th November, 3:35 – 5pm on school 2G ASTRO

S2 Girls House Hockey – Tuesday 20th November, 3:35 – 5pm on school 2G ASTRO

Boys House Hockey – Monday 19th November, 3:35 – 5pm on school 2G ASTRO

House Dance – Monday 19th November, 3:35 – 5pm in Assembly Hall

Sign Up sheets are now on PE notice board.

If name is already up on sign-up sheet, please tick or cross if available to take part or tell Mr Chalmers in PE.

If not part of the after school club for that specific sport, YOU CAN STILL TAKE PART.

S3 – Bronze Duke of Edinburgh

The first meeting for pupils undertaking the Bronze DofE award will be on Monday (12th November) afterschool in the library. If you still want to sign up then please make sure you get your forms back before then. The meeting will take place in the library from 3:35 till 4:30.

There was an error on the original letter and afterschool sessions will take place on a Monday and not Wednesday. Let Mr Laud know if this causes any problems.


U16s Football

Scottish Shield Match Tue 13th Nov. All Squad players check Notice Board or App for more info and confirm availability with Mr Sands A.S.A.P.

Other Information