28 Nov

Please find below today’s bulletin. Thank you.

Please make sure that you do not leave belongings in the concourse during prelims. This is to ensure the safety and whereabouts of your belongings.

Mr L Millar

STEM club is back on this Friday. Come along to 2.17 at 1.30pm to make your very own Ooblek! This mixture acts as a liquid when poured and a solid when force is acting on it! Watch the 2 min video to find out more! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G1Op_1yG6lQ.

Mr Fraser and Miss Robertson

School Tennis Team – Can Ivan Kossko please come and pick up a tennis consent form at break today for the school match next week? A reminder to other players to return their consents asap.

Miss Cook

S5/S6:  Career insight day – Occupational Therapy. Ninewells Hospital, Monday 09 December, 10am – 3pm. If you are considering a career as an Occupational Therapist this is an opportunity to learn about studying the course (RGU) and speak to professionals who practice in the local area. This workshop aims to:

•Tell you more about occupational therapy as a career and what professionals do in their day to day routine

•Discuss the key skills required to succeed as an Occupational Therapist 

•Explore the diversity of occupational therapy practice

•Give you more information about the Master of Occupational Therapy course at RGU

•Allow you to experience a taster day as an RGU student (at Ninewells Teaching Hospital)                 

The event is being held within the teaching unit of Ninewells Hospital and will give a sense of the teaching environment you will access at RGU on the course. You will also have the opportunity to visit the Occupational Therapy department of the hospital.

Spaces are limited so please book your place and you must register and book a place at https://www.rgu.ac.uk/events/events-2019/1434-a-day-in-the-life-of-an-occupational-therapist-dundee

Mrs Martin

ALL:-  Pilot Careers Event – Saturday 30 November 11am – 1.30pm, Tayside Aviation Ltd, Riverside Drive, Dundee, DD2 1UH:  Find out more about future career options as a commercial pilot. There are many routes and options available, at this event you will be able to ask the team any questions you may have, and have a tour of the facilities at Dundee Airport. The event will start at 11am with a talk detailing the BSc (Hons) Degree Course and pilot placement scheme. Tickets are free but must be booked on Eventbrite at

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/pilot-careers-event-november-tickets-52665244163

Mrs Martin

S4/S5 – Automotive opportunities (Vehicle mechanics and vehicle body repair at Perth College): a limited number of places will be available from January year for pupils interested in either vehicle mechanics or body repair to attend Perth College for a number of weeks to experience one or other of these courses, subject to individual timetables. This is a final opportunity to speak to Mrs Martin If you are interested. If you are interested and have NOT already given your name to Mrs Martin, please let her know asap.

Christmas Leavers – Automotive: if you are interested in apprenticeships in the automotive industry and maybe thinking of leaving school at Christmas, Perth College have spaces in their three day a week access course from January. From the access course students can enrol on full time courses and progress into work placements/apprenticeships through industry links with the College. If you are interested and would like to find out more, please give your name to Mrs Martin.

Mrs Martin

The Puzzle Club and Chess Club will take place in Room 1.5 every Friday from 1.40pm to 2.10pm.

Mrs Wright