Fun with Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang event
A group of Braidhurst High S2 pupils took part in The Big Bang event at New College Lanarkshire.
All the students got to visit different workshops throughout the day, including an employability station where they were able to work with personnel from the RAF and complete a team building activity.
The youngsters also visited the music department within the college and spoke to current students as well as programming and changing car tyres.
The pupils got to meet the lecturers of the digital animation course and completed the day with a chocolate workshop in the hospitality department. Braidhurst Parents’ Group fashion sale
The Braidhurst Parents’ Group is hosting a fashion sale in the school on Thursday, November 8, at 6.30pm for a prompt 7pm start. Tickets cost £5 and include tea/coffee and entry into two prize draws for a £25 voucher to be spent on the night.
Tickets can be purchased from Miss Watson on 01698 274999 or at the door on the night.
The fashion sale offers huge discounts, up to 75 per cent, off various high street stores, such as River Island, Oasis, Marks and Spencer, and Topshop.
The event will also offer a raffle and all proceeds are being raised to allow the school to fund projects and trips that enhance pupil experience. Under-14s girls football team success
The U14 Girls’ football team recently competed in the Scottish Schools FA Girls Sevens (Central Region) held at Chryston High School.
On Thursday, October 11, the team played five matches and won all of them.
They have now progressed to the next round of the competition which is due to be played in November. Inter-house potted sports
On Friday, October 12, S1 and S2 pupils competed in the annual interhouse potted sports competition.
Pupils took part in a range of timed sporting activities either in the sports barn or assembly hall.
All pupils gave their all but once the scores were totalled Lorne House proved victorious. Christmas panto
This year the school’s Christmas concert will be the pantomime It’s Only a Fairytale.
The concert takes place in the school assembly hall on Thursday, December 13, at 7pm, with tickets costing £5 and concessions costing £3.
The evening promises to get everyone in the Christmas spirit. Contact the school on 01698 274999 for tickets.
On target Braidhurst High’s successful under-14s girls team
Getting stuck in Braidhurst High pupils at the Big Bang event