Thursday bulletin

1 All Classes

1.      All pupils – Youth Music Theatre UK are to hold their Scottish auditions for performers and musicians aged 11-21 on the 10th of February at Edinburgh Dance Base.  No experience is necessary and the auditions are for a 2-3 week residential course in Musical Theatre Productions.  For more information and how to book a place see the leaflet on the Drama noticeboard

2.      All pupils – Scottish Youth Theatre Summer Theatre Courses are open for registration and are an excellent way to spend your summer if you’re interested in acting and drama!  Participants can register for £20 and information can be found on the drama noticeboard

3.      All pupils – there are still some tickets left for the Drama theatre trip to Miss Saigon next Wednesday the 17th of January at the festival theatre.  If you would like to purchase a ticket for £22.50 please see Miss Mulvey for a letter














2 S4 – Medic Insight – For potential Medical students

If you are interested in studying Medicine after S6, you should sign up to attend the Medic Insight Event. The one day event for fourth year pupils will involve talks from a number of medical clinicians and medical students followed by several workshops that will offer students an insight into both medical school and the medical profession. This will take place on Saturday 24th February and applications will open at 5pm on Monday 8th January, places for which will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.








3 S5 – Medic Insight – For potential Medical students

If you are interested in studying Medicine after S6, please be aware of a week-long event you can sign up for in June. The week will be either 18th – 22nd or 25th – 29th June 2018. Applications will be open for one week only from Monday 12th – Sunday 18th February 2018, via a link which will be posted on the Medic Insight Website ( This event is for S5 pupils only. Applications close on Sunday the 18th of February. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.








4 S5/6 Tues & Thurs Edinburgh College (Sighthill Campus)

A reminder that college classes are still continuing throughout prelim leave and you are expected to attend unless it clashes with a prelim.  The bus to college will still run as normal.  If you are not able to make your college class due to a clash with a prelim, please let Mrs Paterson know ASAP so I can inform college.






5 Ski Trip 2018

Could all pupils going on the ski trip please attend a meeting in History 1 on Tuesday, 16/1 at 1pm.  We are going to discuss rooming arrangements so it’s in your interest to be there!




6 Bronze D of E

1. Please remember that the final balance of £185 for your expedition needs to be given to Mrs Godfree by Friday 19th January. Cheques payable to Currie CHS. I am in school on Thursday and Friday mornings, or you can hand it in to the school office. Please put it in an envelope clearly addressed to me.

2. Please remind your parents that Bridge 8 are holding Parent Information Evenings on Thurs 18th and Thurs 25th January at 5 pm at Bridge 8 Hub. Please ask your parents to go to one of these. See their website for directions of how to get there or ask me.









7 Silver and Gold D of E

Please come to a very quick meeting at 12:45 on Thurs 11th Jan in ML5 to agree theory training times.





Head Teacher