Weekly Update 30/11/18

School Holiday

School is closed on Monday 3rd December for St Andrew’s Day. 

KHS Christmas Concert 13/12/18

The annual Christmas Concert is being held on Thursday 13th December 2018 at 7.00pm in the Assembly Hall.  Tickets can be purchased from the School Office or Browns Newsagents.  Tickets cost £5 for adults and £3.50 for concessions.  Poster attached below

Senior Reports

S4-S6 pupils were issued with their November tracking report this week.  Please review this with your youngster.

S4 Parents’ Evening - Thursday 6th December

S5/6 Parents’ Evening - Tuesday 11th December

Pupils were been issued with letters regarding the above Parents Evenings, copies were also been emailed home.  There is also a copy below if required.  The letter gives you details to access the online booking system to make the necessary appointments.

Parent Council 3 Ball Lottery - November Draw

This month, the numbers drawn were - 2, 4 and 12.  Unfortunately there were no matches so the prize fund of approximately £600 rolls over to next month - Good Luck!!

S3 Battlefields Experience 2019

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

Brass Update

Great results for Jedburgh’s Abbey Brass in the recent Scottish Championships in Perth coming 2nd trophy with a gold award in the U14 section!!  Also Scottish Borders Youth Brass Band won Best in Scotland for the 3rd year running.  Congratulations and well done to all involved.

Abbey Brass:

Daniel and Jamie Ball

Jamie Barber

Rachel Wemyss

Ben Murray

Ryan Laidlaw 

SBYBB:

Jamie Barber

Rachel Wemyss 

Ben Murray 

Daniel and Jamie Ball

Photographs below.

Opportunity for S5 - Right Skills Right Job

The remaining 2 sessions will take place in room 2017 during period 5, on the following dates:

Wednesday 5th December - Creating CV’s and Cover Letters - how to make the right first impression (with Owen Adams from plexus)

Wednesday 9th December - Preparing for Interviews (working with our Business Partners to prepare you for job/college/Uni interviews)

We want to encourage as many of our S5’s to take up these opportunities - get the dates in your diary! #DYW #beprepared #rightskills #rightjob  

See Miss Roden if you have any questions.

College Pupils – Bus Passes

ALL pupils must have a pass to enable them to travel on the College bus.  Drivers will be checking passes and travel will not be allowed to pupils who do not have one.  If you do not have a pass please get a temporary one from Mrs Malcolm in Reprographics to allow you to attend College.  Replacement passes will then be ordered from SBC.

Kelso High School Memories 1939 - 2017 Book

The above book detailing the story of the old Bowmont Street building is now available to buy, the cost is £10 each.  Copies are available from the School Office.  If required copies of the book can be posted out at an additional cost of £3.00 for postage and packaging.  Payment is required upfront and cheques should be made payable to Thomas Maconochie KHS Trust.

KHS Canteen w/c 03/12/18

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Traditional Favourites

HOLIDAY

Chicken Pie, Stovies or Quorn & Mushroom Pie

Fish & Chips, Veggie Enchiladas, Chicken Goujons or Salmon Fish Fingers

Chicken Korma,

Beef Balti or Tikka Quorn

Hot Sandwiches

Pulled Pork or Onion Rings

Tandoori Chicken or Spiced Quorn

Creamy Garlic Mushrooms or BBQ Meatballs

Cold Sandwiches

Roast Ham, BLT, Coronation Chicken or Brie & Cranberry Relish

Roast Ham, BLT, Coronation

Chicken or Brie & Cranberry Relish

Roast Ham, BLT, Coronation Chicken or Brie & Cranberry Relish

Readymade Sandwiches

Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Egg

Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Egg

Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Egg

Pizza

Five Cheese

Or

Inferno

Five Cheese

Or

Inferno

Five Cheese

Or

Pepperoni

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/

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 30/11/18
Weekly Update 30/11/18
Weekly Update 30/11/18

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