S1 OLE information for parents/carers and pupils
Week 3 and we continue to pursue improvements in attendance and punctuality. Pupils who are late for the start of the day sign in with members of SLT at the front door.Two lates become a detention.
Introducing our prefect team for 2017/18…
Prefects have the capacity to contribute significantly to the hardworking ethos of the school and we look forward to seeing the impact of the 2017/18 team as they involve themselves in wide ranging roles and responsibilities across the school.
Appointed for the start of the new academic year in June these prefects have already shown themselves to be willing and enthusiastic in the duties they have carried out to date.
(Missing from pic: Duncan Rudd)
Letter issued to parent/carers via schoolbag mail regarding new day structure & uniform, late-coming and absence from school (April 2017).
Your chance to influence the content of Personal and Social Education
The Scottish Parliament’s Education and Skills Committee is holding a public consultation about what should be included in Personal and Social Eeducation (PSE) lessons in schools, Personal Development (PD) as it’s known at Millburn .
The Committee is keen to hear the views of young people, teachers, parents and carers on PSE/PD and is looking for your views on the question below:
What should personal and social education sessions be about?
Further details at the link below:
SCHOLAR is a web based educational resource produced by Heriot Watt university.
Why SCHOLAR? So what makes SCHOLAR different? The online learning materials, authored for the SQA syllabus, consist of text and graphics, interactivities, simulations and online tests and can be accessed online at home or at school. Pupils can monitor their own progress and teachers set pupils’ work, and track how they are doing – allowing SCHOLAR to support the whole learning process.