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Daily Bulletin 4 December

03 December
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67

PUPIL NEWS BULLETIN

Wednesday 4 December 2019

KELVIN ASSSEMBLY 11.00 IN HALL

All Year Groups

REMINDER THAT GIRLS FOOTBALL MATCH IS ON THIS FRIDAY IN ALBYN PARK (BROXBURN). IF YOU HAVEN'T DONE SO ALREADY COULD YOU PLEASE COLLECT KIT AND BRING THE £2 FOR BUS TO MRS FERNANDEZ. YOU NEED TO BE CHANGED AND READY FOR 12.30-12.35. BUS WILL LEAVE PROMPT AT 12.45. (REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR BOOTS AND SHIN GUARDS).

THE FOLLOWING GIRLS WILL BE PLAYING:

S1 TO S3: ELLA STEWART, SOPHIE REID, JULIA CALABRESE, GABRIELLE CROLLA, SILVANA DONALDSON, GRACE SAMPER , SIRANNE GELDART AND REBECCA MELVILLE. (LAUREN PARK AND ANNA HENRY AS BACKUPS IF ANY OF THE OTHERS CANNOT PLAY ON THE DAY)

S4 TO S6: FELICITY ARCHIBALD, ELVIE MCLEAN, LOUISE FEATHERSTONE, LOUISE ANDERSON, CATRIONA BURNS, EMILY EARSMAN AND AIMEE COCKBURN.

 

 

In our S2 Business Enterprise classes, pupils have been busy planning their business ventures for the Christmas Trade Fair for next week. S2 Christmas Trade Fair is on Wednesday 11 December in the Assembly Hall at lunchtime.

 

Could any pupils interested in taking part in the West Lothian Table Tennis Champs on Friday 13th December please come to a meeting in the Sports Hall at break time on Thursday 5th December

 

 

*BIG QUIZ ANNOUNCEMENT*

 

The Pupil Council will be running the festive BIG QUIZ on Thursday 19th December!

This is a popular event and fantastic way to round off the final week of term. There will be two sittings of the quiz - so lots of opportunity to get involved.

If interested, ticket sales will be at interval on Thursday 5th December and Friday 6th December outside the Assembly Hall. You should register your team of 4 (no restrictions in terms of house or year group) and bring along a £2 entry fee (per team!).

 

 

Mission Christmas Appeal - the school is collecting donations for Forth1's Mission Christmas Appeal this year. We are looking for new, unwrapped gifts suitable for ages 0-18. Donations can be handed into A27 by Friday 13th December. For more information see Miss Leishman. Any donations, no matter how small, are greatly appreciated!

 

 

 

West Lothian Foodbank

Good work so far, everyone! If you are in the shops and able to pick up our focused items this week - it would be much appreciated!

 

- Cereal

- Tinned Potatoes

- Tinned (cold) Meat

 

 

The Following Students Please come to collect your Young Scot Cards at The Main Office

Lana Gardiner

 

 

Could the following pupils please attend a pupil council meeting P2 Thursday 5th of December in B9 (Mrs Fernandez's room):

 

S1: Siranne Geldart (1B2) and Joseph Moon (1B1)

S2: Orla Mayling (2K3) and Tamsin Livingston (2K1)

S3: Dimitrie Fratean (3W2) and Lucy Moffat (3B1)

S4: Emily Jack (4K3) and Alicia Evans (4W2)

S5: Eilidh MacDonald (5B1), Finlay Watson (5B2) and Penny Moffat (5B1)

S6: Jessica McKee (6K2) and Alice Ferguson (6B2)

 

If you are unable to attend please pass on your apologies.

Thanks, Miss Baxter

 

 

There is an NHS careers event taking place in St John's Hospital on the afternoon of Friday 6th December. This is not for Medicine, but will consist of exciting and interactive workshops giving an insight into careers within Facilities Management, Allied Health Professions, Business & Admin and Pharmacy. If you would be interested in attending, please see Mr Forrester as soon as possible.

 

S1 Pupils

S1 and 2 Girl's rugby will be back on as normal this week. Get changed and meet at PE to walk over to the rugby club together

 

Miss Baxter is looking for S1-3 Scientists to work on a Global Goals Water Challenge with the University of Strathclyde. We will look at how water is used across the world and how we can analyse it using Scientific techniques. This project will run over a few lunchtimes throughout the year and there will be a poster competition with the winning group taken to the University of Strathclyde to compete with schools across Scotland. If you are interested please come to B8 on Thursday 5th December to get involved!

 

S2 Pupils

 

S2 CUMBERNAULD THEATRE TRIP - CINDERELLA

 

The trip is THIS FRIDAY 6th December. Please come to the Hall after Period 1. You need to be in full uniform. If you are unable to attend but have already paid, please contact the school to let us know. We will return to school around 12:45pm. Any questions, come to the Drama Department to ask.

 

 

Miss Baxter is looking for S1-3 Scientists to work on a Global Goals Water Challenge with the University of Strathclyde. We will look at how water is used across the world and how we can analyse it using Scientific techniques. This project will run over a few lunchtimes throughout the year and there will be a poster competition with the winning group taken to the University of Strathclyde to compete with schools across Scotland. If you are interested please come to B8 on Thursday 5th December to get involved!

 

 

S1 and 2 Girl's rugby will be back on as normal this week. Get changed and meet at PE to walk over to the rugby club together

 

Can the following pupils come to the office to collect there Young Scot Cards

Michael Watts 2K3

 

S2 Cumbernauld Theatre Trip

 

All pupils who are attending the trip are reminded the date of the trip has changed to Friday 6 December. If can no longer attend, please let the Drama Department know ASAP

 

S3 Pupils

 

Could the following students please see Ms Wright regarding the Film Making course:

Euan McCusker, Ruby Cardie, Amalia Holman, Niamh Matthews, Calan Kenmure and Ellen Kao.

 

 

SKI TRIP HOODY ORDERS

Could the following students please hand in their hoody sizes and any personalisation money to Ms Wright by Thursday 5th December. This was due Friday and is now overdue.

Kirstina Armstrong

Ruari Burnett

Fergus Coe

Oscar Davies

James Mann

Jenna Turpie

 

Can the following pupils come and collect their Young Scot Cards from the office

Sandy McEwan 3W1

 

Miss Baxter is looking for S1-3 Scientists to work on a Global Goals Water Challenge with the University of Strathclyde. We will look at how water is used across the world and how we can analyse it using Scientific techniques. This project will run over a few lunchtimes throughout the year and there will be a poster competition with the winning group taken to the University of Strathclyde to compete with schools across Scotland. If you are interested please come to B8 on Thursday 5th December to get involved!

 

 

 

S4 Pupils

 

S5 Pupils

 

S6 Pupils

SKI TRIP HOODYS

Could Jacey Cunningham, Ellie Hutcheon and Eilidh MacDonald please return their hoody order slips and any personalisation money by Thursday 5th Dec to Ms Wright - this was due Friday and is now overdue.

S4-S6 Supported Study

 

Supported Study Rota

Week Beginning: Monday, 2nd December 2019

 

 

DATE

SUBJECT

Year Group/s

Staff

Location  

Monday 2nd December

Physics: prelim prep 

Nat 5 

Mr Payne 

Dep 

Monday 2nd December

Physics: prelim prep 

Higher  

Mr McKinnon 

Dep 

Monday 2nd December

Spanish: prelim prep 

Higher  

Ms Le Blanc 

A21 

Monday 2nd December

Spanish: prelim prep 

Nat 5 

Ms Glover 

A20 

Monday 2nd December

English: critical essay writing skills 

Nat 5 

Mrs Armstrong/Mr Alexander 

C15 

Tuesday 3rd December

English:

Higher  

Mrs Armstrong/Mr Alexander 

C15 

Wednesday 4th December

Business Management: 

Management of operations & exam style questions 

Higher  

Mrs Sandhu 

A12 

Wednesday 4th December

Chemistry: unit 3 nuclear chemistry & fertilisers 

Nat 5  

Dr Low 

B2 

Wednesday 4th December

Chemistry: periodicity & bonding 

Higher  

Ms Fernandez 

B9 

 

 

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