SHS Ceilidh Band 

Pupils in the SHS Ceilidh band performed a half-hour ceilidh set at the Allan’s Primary ‘Braw Burns Night’ on Thursday 25th January. The pupils played a variety of Scottish dances including the Gay Gordons, Dashing White Sargeant and Strip The Willow. Harvey Pizey (S6) , Robbie Subke (S5) and Carla Subke (S3) played fiddle and Sarah Park (S3) and Liam Easton (S2) accompanied them on guitar. They had a fantastic time learning the tunes and playing as a group for pupils at the school, parents and teachers at Allan’s Primary. S2 pupil, Joel Rushton piped in the haggis which was very well received. Well done to all pupils involved.

Cross Country 2018

Stirling High School’s 2018 Cross Country event took place on Thursday afternoon with pupils from S1-S3 completing a challenging 1.5 mile course around the school grounds. All those who participated showed real determination and resilience with some very close finishes across all age groups. A massive congratulations to the following winners who will go on to represent the school at the district finals.

S1 Boys      1st Place  Scott Cowie, 2nd Place  Finlay Keegan,  3rd Place  Ruairidh Burns

S1 Girls      1st Place  Gemma Stoddart/Ellie Jones, 2nd Place Hannah Perceval

S2 Boys      1st Place  Cameron Kerr, 2nd Place Ruairdh Reid, 3rd Place Archie Flett

S2 Girls      1st Place  Mairi Craig, 2nd Place Anna MacKinnon, 3rd Place  Ellen Mackay

S3 Boys      1st Place  Finlay Muir, 2nd Place Sam Douglas, 3rd Place Rio Connolly

S3 Girls       1st Place  Emily Melrose, 2nd Place Ailidh Struthers

Our Gymnastics team competed in regional qualifiers on Wednesday at The Peak and managed to secure joint first at level 3 in the team event. Well done to Iain Middleton, Seona Scott, Alex Lafferty and Cara Davidson who excelled in a number of events including both apparatus work and floor routines. A special mention to Seona and Iain who secured an individual 1st place in their respective events. (photo attached)

Staff Development Days

 Staff Development days are Monday 12 February and Tuesday 13 February this year.   Pupils should not attend school week beginning Monday 12 February to Friday 16 February inclusive.   Return to school Monday 19 February 8.45am prompt.

 S5/6 Parents Evening

 S5/6 Parents Evening will be held on Tuesday 20 February 2018 from 4.30pm till 7.00pm.   Further information will be supplied nearer the time.

 S1 Parents Evening

 S1 Parents Evening will be held on Tuesday 6 March 2018 from 4.30pm till 7.00pm,.   Further information will be supplied nearer the time.

 Lost Property

Once again we have accumulated a huge amount of lost property,   Can you please check that your child has all their school uniform and equipment as we shall be sending any unclaimed items for recycling during the in service days.

Berlin Trip 2018

Our annual senior school trip to Berlin departs on Monday 12 February and returns on Wednesday 14 February.  We look forward to hearing all about their trip on their return to school after the in-service days.

Stirling High School – Wednesday 31 January 2018

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