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.
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.