Winter Ceilidh - Update on funds raised
The PTN is pleased to announce that our Winter Ceilidh raised the fabulous sum of £2000 which will be donated to the School's Young Carers’ Group as a contribution to their Ocean Youth Trust Tall Ship experience in 2016.
We would like to make a special note of thanks to our Supporters for their generous raffle prizes.
Premier Inn, Stirling (breakfast voucher for a family breakfast at Beefeater)
Cromlix Hotel (Afternoon Tea voucher for two)
The Birds and the Bees (meal voucher)
Corrieri’s Cafe (meal voucher)
University of Stirling (6 month Gym Membership plus 6 free swim vouchers)
Lumia Spa (voucher)
Stephens Bakery (vouchers)
Andrena Davidson (framed tartan silhouette picture)
McAree Brothers Knitting & Crafts Shop (Soft Toy Knitting Kit & Card Making Kit)
Mr & Mrs Walker (Chivas Regal whisky)
Anonymous donors of electronic items, Amazon gift voucher, Prosecco, whisky, wine, chocolates, cosmetic items and scarves
We would also like to thank
The very talented Reelin’ Ceilidh Band for providing our music
Blyth Walker, our Piper for starting off our night
Wallace High School 'School of Dance' for their wonderful performances
Wallace High School's Catering Department for their delicious stovies, tea and coffee
Nick for offering his time and working on the bar relentlessly
Our Young Carers’ Group for their delicious homemade tablet table favours
Our PTN members who donated their mouth-watering home baking
The School for all their help with the set up of the hall
Last but not least, YOU for coming along and making it a great night for a great cause!
Winter Ceilidh 20/11/2015 - tickets on sale at School Office
Please come along and support our Winter Ceilidh in support of Wallace High School Young Carer Group's Ocean Youth Trust tall ships trip 2016. The ceilidh will be held on Friday 20 November 2015 from 7 pm till 11.30 pm with Reelin' Ceilidh Band. Stovies, tea/coffee included in ticket price of £10 for adults, £7.50 for concessionary tickets (including children of school age) and £30 for a family ticket. A bar, raffle and stalls will also be available on the night. Hope to see you there for what promises to be a great night. Tickets available from School Office or PTN committee members.
Ocean Youth Trust
A Message from the Stirling Parent Councils
Priority Based Budget Stakeholder Engagement
We are keen to signpost parents to the various Community Conversations which are being held this month and attended by members of the Education Senior Management Team.
In addition, an Education specific meeting has been arranged for Thursday 3 December 6.30pm - 8.30pm at Stirling High School and this will be attended by both David Leng, Director of Children, Young People and Education and Alan Milliken, Senior Manager, Learning Communities, Performance and Resources.
The overall programme for engagement during the next few weeks is as follows:
Community Conversations 7.00pm - 9.00pm
12 November Bannockburn High School
16 November Wallace High School
17 November Balfron High School
19 November Lochearnhead Village Hall
On 3 December an Education specific meeting will be held at Stirling High School: 6.30pm - 8.30pm
I hope this information will help to support parents in engaging with the service regarding the proposals for the budget as we move forward into the next financial year.
More information about our Community Conversations can be found by following the link below:
33 Period Week Model
Please refer to the following model for two of the options being considered by the School for the new 33 period week which is due to come into effect from the change in timetable in May 2016. Feedback is always welcome.
33 Period Week Model