Weekly Update 14/12/18

Prelim Exams - January 2019

A parental letter was emailed home for all senior pupils regarding the forthcoming prelims in January.  A copy of the letter is attached below along with the prelim exam timetable.

Christmas Cakes

On Monday 17th December the Home Economics Department are inviting all parents, pupils, staff and members of the public in to see 100 Christmas cakes that have been made and decorated in school by S3 pupils and staff.  The display will be open from 11.35am in room 2011 until the end of the school day to showcase the designs.  There will also be refreshments and home baked goods available. We look forward to sharing the success of our pupils with you all.  Thank you for your continued support.

Change to Severe Weather Protocol

A parental letter was emailed home regarding changes to the severe weather protocol, a copy if attached below.

Xmas Socials

S1-S3 Tuesday 18th December 7.00pm - 9.00pm Tickets £6.00

S4-S6 Thursday 20th December 7.00pm - 10.00pm Tickets £8.00

Tickets are on sale at break and lunch by the S6 Events Committee

KHS Christmas Concert 13/12/18

Our young people showcased their musical talents last night.  It was an excellent evening, with a vast array of musical numbers and it was great to see so many young people involved.  Thank you for the ongoing support from our musical instructors and the hard work, commitment and encouragement from our Music Staff.  Already looking forward to our Summer Concert!

Use of Ice Rink Car Park

Please can we ask parents not to use the Ice Rink car park to collect or drop off at the start or end of the school day.  It is a private car park that is for the patrons of the ice rink.  They are responsible for the upkeep of the car park and it is getting used more than ever now.

Xmas Jumper / Accessories Day 14/12/18

KHS took part in the Save the Children Xmas Jumper Day today.  It was great to see so many pupils with their festive jumpers and accessories on!  We have raised over £200 which is fantastic! Well done everyone.

Kelso High School Memories 1939 - 2017

Many thanks to those of you who have supported the KHS Memories Project by purchasing a copy of the book.  Over 600 of these have now gone, so if you have fond memories of the old building, please ensure that you get your copy before they sell out.  They are available from the school office, as well as Brown's Newsagents, Blair Jewellers, Hector Innes, the Hoot 'n' Cat, Morebattle and Yetholm Village Shops, St Boswells Post Office and Frame's Newsagents in Newtown.  Cost £10.

S3 Battlefields Experience 2019

The second instalment for the above trip is now OVERDUE.  Please make payments via ParentPay or to the School Office.  Cheques should be made payable to Kelso High School.

KHS Canteen w/c 17/12/18

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Traditional Favourites

Macaroni Cheese, Sweet & Sour Chicken or Pepperoni Stir Fry

Meatballs & Spaghetti, Beef Lasagne or Broccoli & Potato Bake

Fish & Chips, Chicken Goujons, Quiche or Salmon Fish Fingers

Chicken Korma,

Beef Balti or Quorn Curry

Hot Sandwiches

Tandoori Chicken or Spiced Quorn

Spicy Meatballs or Garlic Mushrooms

Chicken Poppers or Veg Nuggets

Mississizzling

Chicken or

Onion Rings

Cold Sandwiches

Roast Ham, Scottish Cheddar, Coronation Chicken or Chicken Mayo

Roast Ham,

Scottish Cheddar, Coronation

Chicken or

Chicken Mayo

Roast Ham, Scottish Cheddar, Coronation Chicken or Chicken Mayo

Roast Ham, Scottish Cheddar, Coronation Chicken or Chicken Mayo

Readymade Sandwiches

Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Egg

Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Egg

Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Egg

Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Egg

Pizza

Five Cheese

Or

Pepperoni

Five Cheese

Or

Pepperoni

Five Cheese

Or

Pepperoni

Five Cheese

Or

Pepperoni

Soup of the Day

Soup of the day

Soup of the day

Soup of the day

Soup of the day

Also available every day:  Pizza and Baked Potatoes

Gluten Free options also available.

All these meals can always be ordered early in the day or on the day before as a Grab and Go to save pupils waiting at lunchtime.

Job / Apprenticeship Opportunities

https://www.scotjobsnet.co.uk/browse-jobs/scottish-borders/

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