Weekly Update 01/11/2019

Parent Council Lottery
Lottery numbers for this month are 3, 6 and 9. There was no winner so there will be a roll-over of £678.50 next month.

Building Futures
Any S3 pupil who has an interest in the construction industry is invited to a taster day at Borders College. Sign up with Miss Roden by 6th November if you wish to book your place. Transport & lunch is provided.

Trip to Jim Clark Museum
Our Engineering Skills class, together with two lecturers from Borders College, visited the Jim Clark museum in Duns this week. It was really interesting to learn of Jim Clark’s life story, from growing up on a Berwickshire farm to becoming Formula 1 champion in 1963 and 1965. Jim Clark died tragically in 1968 whilst racing in Germany. The class were given a very interesting tour of the museum and it was fascinating to see the cars that Jim Clark drove in his heyday. The highlight of the tour was undoubtedly a shot of a race car simulator complete with a virtual reality headset. Thanks go to Borders College for organising the day and to Kenneth at the Jim Clark museum for showing us round.

Film Premiere and Art Installation
You are invited to our film premiere and art installation as shown below. Celebrating The River Tweed, our students have worked alongside master fly dresser’s who helped them to create their very own fishing flies. These hand-made creations will be shown alongside artwork produced with Allanbank Community Arts and a film produced by the media team from Kelso High School.

KHS Equestrian Team Update
A team of 8 riders, 13 ponies and numerous drivers, grooms & helpers recently travelled to the National Schools Equestrian Association Championship at Addington Manor in Buckinghamshire. We had fantastic results . There were well over 1000 riders there and massive classes – some with over 100 riders in each class! A massive thank you to everybody who helped, groomed and volunteered especially Florrie, Ellie B, Duncan & Becky. Thank you also to all who supported and sponsored – Kelso High School, KHS Parent Council, Dodson & Horrell, Dom Buckley, Sainsbury’s, Highcroft Co-op, Jedburgh & District Riding Club, Geoff & Elspeth Adams, Sam Liptrot and anybody else I have forgotten!
Results (full results available on www.nsea.org.uk)
70cm Pumpkin Special
4th  Rory (of 110)
1m10 SJ
8th Vicky, Katie, Alex, Katy
Regional Points League
1st in Scottish League
2nd Overall Zoe, Daisy, Ellie, Rory, Katie, Katy, Vicky, Alex
Nations Cup
1st Scottish Team inc Rory, Katy, Katie, Alex & Vicky
1m JwS (24 teams)
4th Linton Team (Vicky, Alex, Katie, Katy)
5th Morebattle Team (Vicky, Alex, Katie, Katy)
7th Ind Vicky & Ballingowan Flash
10th Ind Katy & Hawkmoon Lady Luck
1m10 JwS
8th Ind  Katie & Ringwood Dalto
10th Ind Katie & Ardagh Airborne
90cm JwS (30 teams)
1st & Champions Linton Team
4th Morebattle Team
4th Ind Vicky & CS Simply Juinger
7th Ind Katy & Hawkmoon Lady Luck
9th Ind Vicky & Ballingowan Flash
90cm Showjumping (55 teams)
2nd Linton Team
3rd Morebattle Team
1m Showjumping
3rd Morebattle Team
6th Linton Team
9th Ind Vicky & Ardagh Bobby

KHS Canteen w/c 04/11/19

  MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY
Scottish Favourites Chicken Fajita Style Rice, Spaghetti Bolognaise with Garlic Bread or Macaroni Cheese with Garlic Bread Steak Pie with Roast Potatoes, Grilled Salmon with Roast Potatoes or Cheese & Tomato Quiche with Coleslaw Curry Day
Hot Sandwiches 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
Jacket Potato 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
Soup Lentil Tomato Sweet Potato and Chilli

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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