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Daily Bulletin 13 Jan

13 January
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PUPIL NEWS BULLETIN

Monday 13 January 2020

 

All Year Groups

 

West Lothian Foodbank

 

Thank you for all of your donations on the run up to the festive period! We are starting 2020 with these 3 items to focus on:

 

- Tinned Cold Meat

- Male and Female Deodorant

- Dog Food

 

Firefly is a youth arts organisation that provides youth theatre and arts provision in local communities and schools across West Lothian. Firefly's Linlithgow young theatre makers, 'Company La' meet every Thursday night from 5.30pm to 7.30pm at the Lowport Centre. This term participants will be devising their own production to be presented at Firefly's studio theatre in the summer. Sessions run weekly from January 16th to June 18th with two weeks off in April for Easter. Firefly is open to all young people and are looking for new members who are interested in anything theatre whether that be making theatre, performing, improvising, writing, directing, singing or doing costume, set, sound, lights.... anybody game for new arts opportunities and having a blast is welcome to join. If you wish to secure a place you or a parent/guardian should email admin@firefly-arts.co.uk or call us on 01506 333005.

S1 Pupils

UKULELE GROUP

 

Ukulele Group is starting back! If you are in S1 or S2 and would like to learn how to play Ukulele come along to room A7 at 1:30pm! If you would like more information, see Miss Gillespie

 

Drama club will no longer be running due to school show rehearsals. Please keep your eye on the bulletin for other opportunities :)

S2 Pupils

UKULELE GROUP

 

Ukulele Group is starting back! If you are in S1 or S2 and would like to learn how to play Ukulele come along to room A7 at 1:30pm! If you would like more information, see Miss Gillespie

 

Drama club will no longer be running due to school show rehearsals. Please keep your eye on the bulletin for other opportunities :)

 

S3 Pupils

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

Mahon Shields 3W1

 

 

FILM-MAKING COURSE

A reminder that the filmmaking course will start again this Friday morning P1 & 2. All students involved should go directly to Ms Wright's room to register.

 

S3-4 Boys Handball: Thurs 23rd of January at Armadale Academy. If you are interested in attending this event please put your name on the sign up sheet outside the PE base or speak to Mr Collins.

S4 Pupils

S3-4 Boys Handball: Thurs 23rd of January at Armadale Academy. If you are interested in attending this event please put your name on the sign up sheet outside the PE base or speak to Mr Collins.

 

Can Thomas Osborne (4B3) please come to the office

 

S4-6 Netball Finals are on Friday 17th January at St Margaret's Academy. See Miss Laing in PE for more information and an EE2.

 

S5 Pupils

A careers event with M&G Financials (Prudential) will take place on the 6th February at their Edinburgh office for 2 half day events. M&G are a £12 billion investment company operating all over the world with a huge office based in Edinburgh. This is a free event for S5/6 students who are looking to get into the financial services sector. During the event they will take part in workshops led by leading professionals within the firm, network with M&G staff and hear all about their paid work experience and degree apprenticeship opportunities with some possible fast tracks on offer! Places are limited so please see Mr Forrester as soon as possible if you are interested.

 

 

Could all participants on the CERN trip in September please come to a meeting in Mr Byers's room (B23) on Monday 13th at lunchtime (1:30pm). This will be to distribute EE2 forms, so if you cannot attend, see Mr Byers ASAP.

 

The following S6 employability sessions will be taking place over the coming months. While this is an alteration to the original dates if you would like to attend any of the information sessions please drop your name to Mr Lawrie in A14.

 

Dawnfresh - CV and covering Letters - Thursday 23rd January 2020 at 09.00am

DB Group - Interview Skills Sessions - Thursday 13th Feb 2020 at 09.00am

Yvonne Cowan - Personal Branding - Tuesday 3rd March 2020 at 9.00 am

 

S4-6 Netball Finals are on Friday 17th January at St Margaret's Academy. See Miss Laing in PE for more information and an EE2.

 

S6 Pupils

 

A careers event with M&G Financials (Prudential) will take place on the 6th February at their Edinburgh office for 2 half day events. M&G are a £12 billion investment company operating all over the world with a huge office based in Edinburgh. This is a free event for S5/6 students who are looking to get into the financial services sector. During the event they will take part in workshops led by leading professionals within the firm, network with M&G staff and hear all about their paid work experience and degree apprenticeship opportunities with some possible fast tracks on offer! Places are limited so please see Mr Forrester as soon as possible if you are interested.

 

 

The following S6 employability sessions will be taking place over the coming months. While this is an alteration to the original dates if you would like to attend any of the information sessions please drop your name to Mr Lawrie in A14.

 

Dawnfresh - CV and covering Letters - Thursday 23rd January 2020 at 09.00am

DB Group - Interview Skills Sessions - Thursday 13th Feb 2020 at 09.00am

Yvonne Cowan - Personal Branding - Tuesday 3rd March 2020 at 9.00 am

Can Jake Roberts (6W3) please come to the office

S4-6 Netball Finals are on Friday 17th January at St Margaret's Academy. See Miss Laing in PE for more information and an EE2.

S4-S6 Supported Study

 

Supported Study Rota

Week Beginning: Monday,13th January 2020

 

DATE

SUBJECT

Year Group/s

Staff

Location

Tuesday, 14th January

RMPS: exam questions/tackling the question /quick plans/timing

S5/6

Ms Leishman

A27

Tuesday, 14th January

History: general KU session 4-5pm

Nat 5

Mrs Bryson

Dep

Wednesday, 15th January

 

RMPS: tackling questions/quick plans/timing

Nat 5

Mrs Leishman

A27

Wednesday, 15th January

PE: portfolio type-up/catch -up

Nat 5

 

Library

Thursday, 16th January

Nat 5 prelim revision

S4/5/6

Ms Pantling

C1

Thursday, 16th January

Higher prelim revision

S4/5/6

John Knox

C10

 

 

 

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