Friday’s bulletin 21/06/2019

1 All Classes

The S4 achieve will be selling ice cream and ice poles and maybe bottled water on Friday at sports day, period 3 and 4

Prices will be:

£1.00 for ice cream and cone and sauce

40p for ice poles

50p water








2 All Classes – PRIDE 2019

A group of pupils and staff from Currie and Balerno High Schools will be taking part in the Pride March this year, on Saturday 22nd June. We are meeting at 11.10am outside Dynamic Earth, and will go on to meet LGBT Youth Scotland to march with them at the front of the parade. All LGBT pupils and allies welcome!






3 All Classes – Book Amnesty – English Department

Thank you to those pupils who have already returned books.

Please have a look at home for any books you may still need to return to the English Department.  If you bring them to the English Staff Base by the end of this term, no questions will be asked!






On Monday, S2 and S3 classes will take place in 2 hour Social Bite Workshops in the Assembly Hall. This will work as follows:

During periods 1 and 2: 2H1, 2H2, 2H3, 3H2 and 3H3 will attend the workshop.

During periods 3 and 4: 2K1. 2K2, 3K1, 3K2 and 3K3 will attend the workshop.

During periods 5 and 6: 2L1, 2L2, 3L1, 3L2 and 3H1 will attend the workshop.








5 S2, S3 and S4 – Sports Day

Sports Day is today and we are looking forward to having all pupils either compete or cheer on their peers and houses! Can pupils please be aware of the following information.





6 All S3 Pupils attending the Iceland/Washington Trip

Can all pupils attending the above trip please come to a brief meeting in Mr Wilson’s room (Geography 2) on Tuesday 25th June at 1.10pm. This meeting is to discuss payment for the trip and letters will be given to take home to parents/carers. Attendance is compulsory as these letters need to be given out before the end of term. If you cannot attend for any reason, please come and see either Miss Ellis or Mr Wilson.







7 S3

Any boys wishing to play in the S3 football team next season must attend a meeting Monday lunchtime in the PE department at 1:15. Attendance is compulsory or a team will not be entered in the league and cups.





8 S5/6 NHS Work Placements

Can anyone interested in applying for a placement, please ensure you have returned your NHS application form to Mrs Paterson by Tuesday 25th June? These applications need to be submitted before the summer holidays.  If you are interested but have not yet received the paperwork, please see Mrs Paterson ASAP.






9 S6: Head Student Hustings

The hustings will take place on Monday 24th June, Period 6 in the LRC.  All S6 students are expected to attend to hear from their peers and place their votes for this year’s Head Students.




10 Ski Trip 2020

All pupils who want to go on the ski trip next year should hand in their deposits ASAP and no later than the end of term.  Please hand cheques to Mrs Dower next week as Mr Harley is out of school.





Head Teacher