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Pupil Notices Monday 23 September 2019


S6 Senior Prefects

Can all senior prefects please register with your teacher then meet Miss Philp in the Borthwick Suite at the start of P5. Thanks!


S1 Girls Coding Club

An S1 girls coding club will be starting on Monday 23rd of September in room 119 (open plan).   All abilities are welcome and no experience is needed. If you are interested in joining or want to find out more please come along on Monday 3:30 – 4:30.

Mrs Murray

S6 Prom

S6 prom will be held on 5th June 2020 at the Apex Hotel.  There will be a £15 deposit required by 7th October 2019.  Please hand deposits to the prom committee members:



Food Bank Collection

We now have an ongoing collection point in the Pupil Reception area.

Please consider donating an item or two in the next few weeks to help the Food Bank support local families.

Mrs McLeod

World Challenge

There will be a World Challenge meeting at 1:10 on Monday 23rd September in room 115. It is essential that all participants attend.

Miss Lyall, Miss MacKay, Mrs Reynolds



Rag Bag Collection

The World Challenge teams are currently doing a Rag Bag collection. If you have any wearable clothes, paired shoes, handbags or belts that you can donate collect a bag from Room 115 to fill them with.


World Challenge Team

Debate club on Thursdays lunchtime (room 206)

  • Do you want to learn how to argue like a lawyer?
  • Do you want to learn how to build strong arguments in a short amount of time?
  • Do you want to improve your public speaking skills and even add that on your CV?

Come to room 206 on Thursday, bring your lunch and an open mind!

If you want to find out more speak to Miss Loukopoulou.

On Thursday 26th  of September we will hold our first informal debate:

‘Should schools require students to wear uniforms?’

You need to sign up before Wednesday lunchtime as spaces are limited (20).

Calling all S1 pupils…

The art department are running a lunchtime competition for you to gain house points!!!

If you are interested please come along to room 205 (Miss Dixon’s) on  Wednesday 25th September- from 1:15pm onwards.


Newbattle Running Club

Newbattle Running Club Introduction is on after school on Monday. Meet in the Bitesite at 15:35 and make sure that you have changed into appropriate clothing for running. If you plan on attending, please fill in the sign-up sheet on Mr Kennedy’s door (room 114).