On Tuesday 29th August, we will be visiting Prestwick Airport to take part in a variety of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Science) based activities.
Young people will attend workshops including Astro-school, Building Lego Land Yachts and Crime Scene Investigation as well as visiting exhibitions and interacting with people who work in STEM industries.
Places are limited. If you are in S2 and would be interested in taking part in the trip, please see Mrs Caldwell for a permission slip ASAP. Cost is £8.
A reminder concerning Monday’s Parent Meeting for students going on this tour.
The meeting will be held in The Street and should begin at 5 pm. Students are reminded to bring with them their:
- ESTA details,
- Completed permission slip – if you have not already done so.
See you then.
This event is being held on Wednesday the 31st of May and a group of young ladies from the current S2 will be attending. The event is being hosted by the University of the West of Scotland
Due to unforeseen circumstances the time of the meeting for those students going on the New York trip in June has had to be re-scheduled from starting at 4.15 p.m. to starting at 5 p.m.
The meeting will still be held in the street area, and just to remind students to bring their ESTA and passport along.
All students going on the trip must return their permission slips as soon as possible to either Mrs Russell or Mrs McGroarty.
The S3 Parent’s Evening will be held on Monday 22nd May 2017. You book your appointment by clicking here.
A meeting for pupils and their parents to finalise details of the trip – providing flight times, itinerary etc. – will be held on Monday 5th of June at 4.15 p.m. This meeting will be held in the Street area.
It is requested that all students going on the trip bring their passport and their ESTA information to the meeting.
It is also important that all students return their permission slips for the trip to either Mrs Russell or Mrs McGroarty as soon as possible before Friday 12th May.
SQA Exams for Holy Cross High School students begin on Tuesday 2nd of May.
The complete timetable for all our students can be viewed here.
Any pupil who is going on this trip, needs to bring their passport details to either Mrs Russell in Business Education or Mrs McGroarty in Computing Science, before Friday 21st April. This is to allow us to pass on the details to the Airline company.
This trip leaves on Saturday 17th June 2017, with the group returning on Thursday 22nd June 2017.
The final payment for the trip is due by Friday 24th March.
A meeting with parents/carers, to go over the details, will be held in May after the exam diet is completed.