Weekly Update 30/08/19

KHS Parent Council 3 Ball Lottery
July 2019 draw results:-
This month, the numbers drawn were
3, 10 and 12

August 2019 draw results:-
This month, the numbers drawn were
2, 6 and 10

Unfortunately there were no winners so the prize fund of £476 rolls over to next month - good luck!!

S2 Parents’ Information Evening
There is a S2 Parent Information Session on Thursday 5th September from 6.30pm – 7.15pm. 

Kyowa Kirin International - Work Experience Week Opportunity 14th- 18th October 2019
Apply online using the link or see your Pastoral teacher for more info
http://careers.kyowakirininternational.com/jobs/?gh_jid=16910766
Experience in the following fields available :

  • Alliance Management/Business Development
  • Biologics/Biosimilars
  • Clinical
  • Compliance
  • Marketing
  • Medical
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Pharmacovigilance
  • Project Management
  • Quality Assurance
  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Supply Chain

LEAPS Activities
Please see below for details of some LEAPS activities which are taking place across autumn, for final-year LEAPS-eligible students (in S6 or in S5 and planning to apply to higher education this year). There is also a poster below regarding the Creative Extras Art & Design Week 14th-18th October 2019, which is open for applications now (application deadline 26th September 2019).

Online applications are open now for:

Creative Extras Art & Design Week 2019, 14th – 18th October 2019
What: For final-year LEAPS-eligible students planning to apply for art and design related courses at any higher education institution. Whatever specialism you are interested in applying to – fine art, photography, graphic design, textiles – this week will give you the opportunity to develop confidence, new skills and ideas for your portfolio and applications to art and design related courses.
When: 14th–18th October 2019
Where: Edinburgh, with a trip to Galashiels
Find out more and apply online at: www.leapsonline.org/creative-extras
Application Deadline: Thursday 26th September 2019

Online booking will open soon for the below events (more info to follow):

Editing Your Personal Statement Workshop, 1st November 2019
Our interactive workshop will help you put the final touches to your UCAS Personal Statement. You will need to bring with you a completed draft of your Personal Statement to work on during the session.

Acting Sessions, dates tbc
Acting sessions will be led by a tutor from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and will involve practical activities focusing on preparing for future auditions.

Boys Hockey 
Boys, come and try playing Hockey!! Kelso Hockey Club are keen to establish a boys team, so are looking for any interested players. Sessions will run on Thursdays after school from 1600-1730 and all are welcome, starting this week. First two sessions are free, thereafter there will either be a weekly charge or a membership fee, as happens with the girls. 

Equestrian Update
Katy McFadyen S5 (Hawkmoon Lady Luck) and Emma Scott-Watson S3 (Swanieston Simply Red) were part of the Scottish Academy Pony Team that won at the Academy Championships at Stoneleigh in Warwickshire
Other team members were Pebbles Walker from Dundee and Crista Lockhead Anderson from Aberdeen.
They are pictured with Lucy Moss – Scottish Development Officer for British Showjumping
Prizes were presented by International Showjumper Trever Breen

KHS Canteen w/c 02/09/19

 

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

Scottish Favourites

Chicken & Broccoli Lasagne with Garlic Bread, Sweet & Sour Pork with Noodles or Macaroni Cheese with Garlic Bread

Roast Beef Dinner, Haggis with Turnips and Potatoes or Vegetarian Sausages with Mashed Potatoes

Curry Day

Fish & Chips, Chicken Chow Mein or Cheese Omelette with Chips

Hot Sandwiches

Cook’s Choice or Panini

Cook’s Choice or Panini

Cook’s Choice or Panini

Cook’s Choice or Panini

Cold Sandwiches

Selection of Cold Sandwiches

Selection of Cold Sandwiches

Selection of Cold Sandwiches

Selection of Cold Sandwiches

Jacket Potato

Cheese, Beans or Salad Bar

Cheese, Beans or Salad Bar

Cheese, Beans or Salad Bar

Cheese, Beans or Salad Bar

Pizza/Pasta

Cheese Pizza or Pasta King

Cheese Pizza or Pasta King

Cheese Pizza or Pasta King

Cheese Pizza or Pasta King

Soup

Lentil

Tomato

Sweet Potato and Chilli

Chicken Noodle

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/

http://apprenticeshipsinscotland.com/?s=&location=scottish+borders&ptype=job_listing&latitude=&longitude=&full_address=&north_east_lng=&south_west_lng=&north_east_lat=&south_west_lat=&radius=0

 

Weekly Update 30/08/19
Weekly Update 30/08/19
Weekly Update 30/08/19
Weekly Update 30/08/19