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Published: Thu 21 Sep 2017

An EMA (Education Maintenance Allowance)  is a weekly payment of £30 paid directly to eligible students who are continuing in post-compulsory education (i.e. beyond the age of 16). Summer leavers ( those born between 1 March 1998 and 30 September 2001) will now have received a pack inviting them to submit their application. We need to receive the completed application into our office by 30 September 2017 – any awards received after this date will not be backdated until the start of term.

Winter leavers, remaining at school who will be eligible for an award from January, will be sent an application form directly by the team in late November. If you need an application form, these are available from the school office, by email...

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Published: Thu 21 Sep 2017

The School Magazine is back this Friday! Available online, the magazine will be posted on the school website on the 29th of September.

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Published: Thu 21 Sep 2017

Today is the International Day of Peace. As a registration class please watch this clip from the UN Secretary General and discuss conflict in the world. What can you do to promote peace at school and in the wider world?

“Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.”
~ John F. Kennedy

“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.”
~ Albert Einstein

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Published: Wed 20 Sep 2017

All hockey matches are at home now vs Firhill this weekend.

With many of the 6th years away at Dalgise, we really need all other seniors to make yourselves available.

Sign up MUST be done at PE by Break Time today (Thursday)

You will not be allowed to play without your name being on the team sheet.

Published: Wed 20 Sep 2017

A reminder that S1-S3 Girls Football starts back this week (on Thursday) straight after school.

Sessions will be run by Senior Coaches with the support of Mr McDonald.

If numbers are good we will be looking to have friendly games shortly after the October Break.

Players should get changed at PE following school and training will be on the grass pitches from 4.15-5.30pm

Published: Wed 20 Sep 2017

Following the 1st ever Knox S1&S2 Extra-Curricular Fresher’s Fair last week. We have heard already some great stories from activity leaders about new pupils showing up to activities!

If you haven’t manage to make along to a club that you signed up to yet - there is still this week and next week to do so.

For those a little nervous of turning up…..Get a couple of friends together agree what you want to try – And Go for IT!

Go Knox!

Published: Tue 19 Sep 2017

Any S1-S3 girl football players (of all abilities) should know that training starts this Thursday after school.

Sessins will be run by senior players and supported by Mr McDonald.

All players interested in these sessions should come to a short meeting at break on Wednesday in the PE Classroom.

Published: Tue 19 Sep 2017

Any club golfers that wish to compete in this years Order of Merit Golf Competition should see Mr Wands today. The competition starts this Friday at Haddington Golf Club More information can be fond on the attached sheet

Published: Tue 19 Sep 2017

The first Eco-Committee meeting of the session will take place on Monday 25 September at lunch time in Miss Laudi's room. If you'd like to get involved in some whole school initiatives to make Knox a more environmentally friendly place, then please come along! And if you didn't approve of last session's eco-memes, then become part of the committee to make this year's Eco-Week even better!

Published: Tue 19 Sep 2017

Could all pupils involved in the Model UN group please attend a short meeting at the beginning of break time tomorrow (Wednesday) in my room (RME 1). We now have our third country and so need to discuss papers/groups etc. Thanks.

Published: Tue 19 Sep 2017

The Green Team will be meeting at lunch on both Wednesday 20 September and Thursday 21 September in Miss Laudi's room. See you there!