Active Schools Netball: No netball training on Monday 16th December because of the school dance. Training for S1-3 starts again on Monday 6th January. Thanks.
Christmas Concert: All pupils who are involved in the Christmas Concert are reminded to check the noticeboards outside the music classrooms for the rehearsal schedule (below). All pupils should register with each class before attending a rehearsal.
Period 2 (09:35 – 10:00) – MUSICAL THEATRE
Period 2 (09:00 – 09:30) – Pipers to see Ian Dallas for setup arrangements in A1-09
Period 2 (10:00 – 10:20) – FLUTE CHOIR
Period 3 (10:45 – 11:30) – PIPE BAND
Period 4 (11:35 – 11:50) – PIPE BAND & FOLK BAND (Elliott’s)
Period 4 (11:50 – 12:15) – FIDDLE BAND
Period 5 (12:25 – 13:00) – CHOIR
1.30pm – Orchestra Pupils to begin setting chairs and stands for afternoon rehearsal.
Period 6 – ORCHESTRA
Christmas Concert: Christmas Concert tickets priced £5 each will be on sale on Wednesday and Friday lunchtimes from 1.30pm in Mr Trueman’s classroom.
This year’s Christmas music video “Merry Christmas Everyone” is now well underway. If you would like a line in the song, pop along to the Music Department any morning interval.
S3 CfE Classes from next week 2nd December 2019:
Theory lessons are as follows:
Mr Mayo P1 room D0- 61
Miss Macfarlane (Mr Mayo) P7 Room D0 -69
Miss Clark P5 Room D0-69
Career information: Police Force: Thinking about joining the Police Force? Police Scotland are recruiting. They have two recruitment events coming up before Christmas and would encourage anyone thinking of applying to be a police officer to attend. They have a candidate briefing session on 19 December at 6.00pm at Nelson Street office where officers will explain the recruitment process, the skills and attributes they are looking for in prospective police officers and they will also give tips on how to highlight skills on the application form and in interviews to maximise the chance of passing each stage of the process. They are also holding a mock fitness test which takes the form of a ‘bleep test’ this week on Thursday (15 Dec) at 5.30pm and also at 6.30pm. The purpose of the fitness tests enable potential recruits to gauge their levels of fitness in relation to the national standards set by Police Scotland. Anyone interested in booking onto either of these events should contact the North Recruitment team in Aberdeen. Tel: 01224 306684 or email email@example.com
Silver Duke of Edinburgh – Meeting and muffins! Silver DofE participants and all DofE Volunteer Staff are invited to D-061 Thursday, morning break for juice/coffee/tea and Christmas muffins. There will be an important letter to collect about next term’s expedition training so all should attend. Thank you.
Choir: There is a choir meeting today at 1.30pm in the Music Room. All must attend.
Christmas Concert: All pupils who are involved in the Christmas Concert must check the Music Noticeboard to see rehearsal times for each group. Rehearsals begin at 08:40 and will run all day. There are a small number of tickets still available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Christmas Concert: This is the last chance to buy Christmas Concert tickets as they will not be sold on the night. Tickets are £5 and can be purchased outside music from 13.45 to 13.55 today and tomorrow. Extra tickets can also be purchased then.
S4/5/6 – PAL Folders: Any pupils who do not yet have a PAL folder please collect one at break time from the guidance offices.
S2/3 – U15s Boys Football: Training at lunchtime on Tuesday. Please bring indoor and outdoor footwear.
Christmas Dances: Tickets for both the Junior and Senior Christmas Dances will be on sale on Monday 5th, Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th December. Cost per ticket is £6. If pupils could bring exact change that would be helpful. Thank-you.
S5/6 Interact Group: Can everyone please attend a meeting in Mrs Rees-Jenkins classroom (B1-23) on Wednesday 7th at lunchtime (please bring your lunch with you). Mr Vickers will be joining us to discuss the next steps for the group in terms of fundraising and supporting the Community after Christmas.
Christmas Concert: All pupils who are involved in the school must return their consent form to Mr Trueman by Friday of this week. If any pupil has lost or not received a consent form, please collect from Mr Trueman.
Christmas Concert: tickets will be on sale outside Music from 13:45 – 13:55 from tomorrow (Thurs 1st Dec) until Friday 9th December. Tickets are limited to 2 per family and will be sold on a first come first served basis.
S1-S3 Panto Meeting: There will be a meeting at 1.30pm in the drama studio to talk about arrangements for the panto trip. It is essential that if you bought a ticket you attend this meeting.
Filmmaking Club (S4-S6): Due to third year Parents Evening tonight, this week’s Filmmaking Club will take place on Thursday after school in Mr Duncan’s room from 2:50 to 3:40pm.
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For those at last nights concert, here is the actual selfie 😉