Examination Timetable 2020
Scotland Rugby Player School Visit
Edinburgh & Scotland Rugby player Grant Gilchrist is coming to meet pupils next Tuesday 25th February in the afternoon. There will be an opportunity to ask Grant questions, grab a picture and an autograph. This is a fantastic opportunity to meet one of Scotland’s top rugby players. Please speak to Mr McLeod in the PE Department if you have any questions.
We are starting a new code club for anyone that wants to learn how to program micro:bits, learn the python language or use raspberry pi machines.
No experience necessary, we are all going to learn together!
The club starts this Thursday (20th February), and will be in Room 009.
Any questions, or for more information, please see Mr Stevens in room 109.
S1- S6 Newbattle Debate Club
Our debate this week: ‘The UK should take more economic immigrants’
When: Thursday during lunch
Where: Room 206
Bring your lunch and your friends (everyone is welcome) if you want to improve your persuasion and public speaking skills.
Friday 21st U13 EMSFA CUP tie v KNOX ACADEMY AWAY
Saturday 22nd U15 ESSFA CUP V BROUGHTON AWAY
Tuesday 25th U13 V MUSSELBURGH AWAY
Wednesday 26th U14 V LASSWADE AWAY
Students are reminded that only food that is purchased in the bitesite should be consumed there. If anyone is leaving school at break or lunchtime to purchase food from local shops they must eat their food before they return to school. If anyone is seen eating/drinking items which has been brought into school, they will be confiscated and can be collected at the end of the school day. Anyone bringing in a packed lunch to have at the start of lunchtime will still be allowed to eat this in the bitesite.
Please also ensure that you tidy up your table before you leave it using the bins provided.
Since Pancake Day is coming up, S6 pupils in Pentland are organising an area where you can buy pancakes with a topping of your choice.
Come along to room 001 at the any of the following times to order your pancake:
Thursday (20th) Lunchtime
Pancakes are £1 and can be collected from the Borthwick Suite on Wednesday 26th February 2020.