Weekly Update 13/01/17

Welcome Back!

We hope that all learners and their families have had an enjoyable festive holiday and wish everyone all the best for a happy, healthy and successful year in 2017.

Battlefields Experience 2017

The 3rd payment for the Battlefields Experience 2017 is now overdue.  Please arrange payment via ParentPay where possible or cash/cheque handed into the School Office.  Cheques should be made payable to Kelso High School.

Bowmont Achievements

Following another successful Bowmont House Assembly, please see attached presentation below.

S4, 5 and 6 Prelims 2017

Parental letters and prelim timetables were emailed home before the Christmas holiday.  Copies of both documents are attached below.

KHS Mobile Phone Policy 2016

A copy of the revised KHS Mobile Phone Policy was emailed out to all parents earlier this week for information.  A copy is attached below.

KHS Parent Council Lottery - December Draw

The numbers drawn this month were 1, 3 and 21.  Unfortunately there were no matches so the prize fund of £300.50 rolls over to next month.  Good Luck!

New School Office Hours

The School Office will be open from 8.15am to 4.15pm Monday to Thursday and 8.15am to 1.30pm Friday.  Please note the Office is currently short staffed, your patience would be greatly appreciated.

Swimming Update

Cameron Thomson has qualified for the Scottish Schools Swimming Championships in East Kilbride on 27thJanuary 2017.  He will be competing in the 100m Fly and 200m IM.  There will only be 12 pupils out of Scotland for each event.

Amy Richardson also qualified and will be competing in the 100m and 200m Fly.

Erika Coupek also qualified and will be competing in the 100m Free and 200m Back.

Well done and Good Luck!!

Cheviot Youth’s Community Café

We are looking for highly motivated, enthusiastic and hard working waiting staff.  We will provide good remuneration (£6 per hour); a training and support package and the chance to be involved from the very beginning in an exciting new community project at our Kelso premises The Planet.  If you like food; are free on a Saturday; think that you could turn your hand to preparing snacks and light meals; are patient and friendly and have outstanding people skills then we would very much like to hear from you.

To receive an application pack please email Ian at [email protected]. Closing date for applications is Monday 16th January 2017 at 5.00pm.  Interviews will take place on Friday 20th January from 2pm onwards.  For further information email or ring 07958 277766.

KHS Canteen w/c 16/01/17






Traditional Favourites

Chilli Chicken


Vegetarian Loaf

Italian style Meatballs


Fish Fingers

Shredded Beef & onions


Crispy Garlic Mushrooms

Plain or Piri Piri Chicken


Veggie Haggis


Hot sandwiches



Chicken Tikka

Chicken Tikka


Smoked Salmon

& breaded Cheese topping

Or Vegetarian Baked Beans

Cheese Savoury


Bacon & Brie

Chicken Tikka


Egg and Watercress

Cold Sandwiches

Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Egg

Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Egg

Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Egg

Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Egg

Soup of the day


Potato & Leek




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



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