Morning Notes

Monday 07 March

Wishing a very happy birthday to Lucca!

Can everyone please remember to come down at their allocated time slot for today's photoshoot. See Eilidh if you have any questions :)

World Book Week Prizes

Please see the list below of all the book week prizes won by students. Can students see Ms Ransom to claim their prize.

All students win a £10:00 National Book Token.

Best Costumes

Category 1:

  • Cosmo, Grade 6 - Captain Haddock
  • Noah, Grade 10 - Tin Tin
  • Claire, Grade 10 - Captain Underpants
  • Avery and Nona, Grade 6 - The Tin Man and Dorothy

Category 2:

  • Matilde, Grade 6 - The Bird Book
  • Dina, Grade 11 - The Cheshire Cat
  • Alexia, Grade 7 - The Mad Hatter
  • Antonia and Vicky - Fred and George Weasley

Best Get Caught Reading Photographs

  • Mike, Grade 10
  • Maddy, Grade 7
  • Christina, Grade 7

Best Contributor to the Literary Picnic!

  • Emily, Grade 10 for her cup-cakes!

Best Romeo and Juliet Mask

  • Mary Iris, Grade 7

Who lives with a Shelfie like this?

  • Fin, Grade 8
  • Julia, Grade 10

Involvement, enthusiasm and help!

  • Scott, Grade 10

Drawing Class

The class will be on Wednesday 1230 - 1320. You can bring lunch with you. Ella Zimina will be teaching you how to draw the human figure, the face and how to apply shadow correctly. Ella will be having these lessons until the end of term. All are welcome, be it students or staff.

Grade 9 IB Information Evening

Monday 21 March


Come find out more about the IB Diploma Programme at Halcyon and the course choices available for Grade 10 MYP students in 2016-2017. Pat Kyle, IBDP Coordinator, will give an overview of the DP at Halcyon and Lori Fritz, MYP Coordinator will explain the choices available for Grade 10. Following the session, course choice forms for Grade 10 in 2016-2017 will be distributed.

PSHE Tuesday

Grade 6: Healthy Diet in S01

Grade 7: Sugar and Diet in F02

Grade 8: Alcohol in F04

Grade 9: Drugs in T01

Grade 10: First Aid in the upstairs space

New Choir Club to Start on Tuesday

We are going to have a new choir club starting next Tuesday, please sign-up with Emily if you would like to join.

The price is £10 per session.

PLP Rotation

This week the PLP rotation changes. The period will occur in the single period of the following subjects for each grade:

Grade 6: Humanities

Grade 7: English

Grade 8: Science

Grade 9: Maths

The PLP rotation will be 8 weeks and run to 13 May 2016. After which we will change for the final rotation. Below are the rotations for your record:

Grade 6: Science; Maths; Humanities; English

Grade 7: Maths; Humanities; English; Science

Grade 8: Humanities; English; Science; Maths

Grade 9: English; Science; Maths; Humanities

Yearbook Club has moved to Wednesday for this week.

Lunch Clubs

Learning Space in B01

Art Club in S02

Digital Leaders Club S01

Sustainability Club in T01

Off Campus

Monday: Grades 9 and 11

Tuesday: Grades 10 and 11

Wednesday: Grades 7 and 11

Thursday: Grades 8 and 11

Friday: Grade 11

Mother Tongue


Isla, Swedish in F02

Fra, Italian in M01

Period 7

Alex, Swedish in F03

After School Clubs

Ensemble in M01

Table Tennis Club in the Stern Hall

Private Lessons


1535, Anne-Marie with Amy in F04

Today's Lunch Menu

Main Dish Option One

Spanish vegetable and potato frittata (GF)

Main Dish Option Three

Chilli bean casserole with cornbread


Lentil, cumin and coriander soup

Salad Bar

Mixed salad

Cucumber and mint salad

Italian pasta salad

Hard boiled eggs


Fruit crumble with custard

Seasonal fruits

How was your lunch this week?

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