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Published: Wed 19 Feb 2020

Returning for a 5th year Jobs Roadshow will see around 70 employers with live vacancies come face to face with young people at Edinburgh’s Corn Exchange on Wednesday 4 March 2020 with the aim to get Scotland’s future workforce Informed, Inspired and Hired.

It is anticipated that over 1,500 vacancies will be profiled at the event making it the best place to find out about the opportunities available after leaving school or college. These vacancies include Modern and Graduate Apprenticeships, paid school leaver internships and full and part time job opportunities.

Jobs Roadshow 2019 saw over...

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Published: Wed 19 Feb 2020

Our annual Coursing Event will take place tomorrow, Thursday 20 February. Our partners from East Lothian Works, Edinburgh College, Foundation Apprenticeships and Queen Margaret University will be in school to speak with pupils and parents/carers. The programme is as follows:

Period 4 - S2 pupils

Period 5 - S3 pupils

Periods 6 and 7 - S4 and S5 pupils

5.30 pm - 6.20 pm - our partners will be in the School Library if parents/carers wish to speak with them individually about Career Pathways or individual courses

6.30 pm - 7.30 pm - Coursing Event for parents/carers/pupils in the Assembly Hall

Pupils should register at their class as normal and their teacher will take them to the correct area.

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Published: Wed 19 Feb 2020

All Italian Explorers must attend a meeting on Thursday 20 February 2020 at break.  Information will be issued around spending money arrangements and room allocation requests.

A number if individuals have still to hand in paperwork, and others are behind in payment schedules.

Passport photos and the passport form if not yet returned must be handed in as a matter of priority so that our application can be made well in advance of time. These were due before the February Break.

The final balance of £75 is due on Friday 6 March 2020, taking the total payments to £550.  As always if there are difficulties making payments on time it is vital that contact is made with the school.  Our final...

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Published: Wed 19 Feb 2020

Please note: as of next week, Monday 24th February the new activities block will begin for all S1-S3 pupils. This means that the majority lessons will be outside for athletics. Please come appropriately dressed for PE with a change of kit, and footwear as the weather is likely to continue to be cold, and wet!

Published: Mon 17 Feb 2020

Girl's morning fitness is on as normal this Wednesday, for a 7.30am start, followed by breakfast!

Published: Mon 17 Feb 2020

Reminder: netball will take place as normal this week.

  • JUNIORS: S1-S3 3.30pm - 4.15pm
  • SENIORS: S4-S6 4.15pm - 5.00pm *juniors are more than welcome to stay for additional training
Published: Mon 17 Feb 2020

This is to let you all know that there will be a Paris Trip meeting on Thursday 19 March in T1.1 (Miss McBride's Room) at 5.30pm. If a parent or carer is unable to attend please ensure that someone will collect all essential information for you.

Please also ensure that a photocopy of your child's passport & EHIC card (still valid until the end of December 2020) are brought to the meeting. If you have no access to a photocopier or scanner/printer these documents can be photocopied at the meeting therefore please ensure they are brought along so this can be done ( If you son/daughter does not have a passport please ensure that the process of applying one is started ASAP).

Lastly, please be aware that the two final...

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