Weekly Update 22/03/19

KHS Parent Council Meeting

The next Parent Council Meeting will be held on Wednesday 27th March, 7.00 - 8.00pm.
- Use of Parent Council Funds and possible fund raising
- Events
- Review of School Improvement Plan and possible next steps

Borders College Schools Academy Applications

Just a reminder for any S3, 4 or 5 pupil who has yet to complete their Borders College Schools Academy application for next session.  Mr Connell will be on hand in the Business Studies room period 7 on Monday to assist!  Register/check with your teacher first then head down.

Exhibition of Work 16/04/19

The faculty of Craft, Business and Enterprise, together with Media Studies are holding an exhibition of pupil work on Tuesday 16th April from 6pm until 7.30pm.  The exhibition will take place on the ground floor of the school in Mrs Fisher’s and Mr Meldrum’s room.  There will be an opportunity to see a selection of work from S1 - S6 covering Design & Manufacture, Graphic Communication, Practical Electronics, Business Management, S1 Enterprise and Media.  There will be a short prizegiving at 6.30pm in the Assembly Hall. Refreshments will be provided by the Parent Council.

The exhibition is open to all.  Please come along and find out more about what is happening in these subjects and to see some of the work that pupils have been working on this past year.  Admission is free.  Poster attached below.

Kelso Community Cinema 29/03/18

Please see attached flyer for the next Kelso Community Cinema event.

SQA Exam Transport - Fridays

If you received a letter regarding exam transport and have not yet replied please do so ASAP either by completing the tear-off slip or by emailing [email protected].

S3 Battlefields Experience 2019

The fifth 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.

Apprenticeship opportunities for School leavers

Arnold Clark currently have vacancies in this area.  All vacancies & application information can be found at https://apprenticeships.gtg.co.uk/

Cheviot Youth

A Great Holiday Programme – Extreme Karting, Primal Bushcraft and Survival and Film Making are just some of the great days planned for Cheviot Youth’s Easter Holiday Programme which includes free breakfast, free lunch and free McDonalds.  Booking forms for S1 – S5 years available now by emailing Ian at [email protected].  For further information please ring/text Ian on 07958 277766.  

Cheviot Youth is offering Ready for Youth Work a practical training course for youth workers and volunteers to ensure that they can create a safe space for young people; plan, deliver and evaluate fun youth work sessions and celebrate and recognise their achievements. This training is free. Accreditation available at SQCF level 3. Duration: 2 days. Monday 1st & Tuesday 2nd April 2019, 9.45am - 4.30pm, The Planet, Kelso. To book a place please email Ian at [email protected]

KHS Canteen w/c 25/03/19






Traditional Favourites

Quorn Bolognaise with Garlic Bread, Pasta Bolognaise with Garlic Bread or Salmon Goujons

Steak Pie, Sweet & Sour Pork or Roasted Vegetable Tacos


Chicken Korma, Beef Curry or Quorn Korma

Fish & Chips, Chicken Fried Rice or Cheese & Tomato Quiche

Hot Sandwiches

Turkey Meatballs or Roasted Vegetables & Cheese

Chicken or Quorn Burger


Sweet Chilli Chicken or Garlic Mushrooms

Beef Burger or Falafel


Cold Sandwiches

Selection of Cold Sandwiches

Selection of Cold Sandwiches

Selection of Cold Sandwiches

Selection of Cold Sandwiches

Baked Potato

Cheese or Beans

Cheese or Beans

Cheese or Beans

Cheese or Beans

Pizza / Pasta

Cheese or Pasta King

Cheese or Pasta King

Cheese or Pasta King

Cheese or Pasta King

Soup of the Day



Sweet Potato and Chilli


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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