S3-5 Course Choice

S3-5 Course Choice

All pupils, in S3-5, have received their course choice sheets in Assembly today.  The course choice booklet is available on Google Classroom for them to find out more information on each of the subjects on offer.

They are also encouraged to speak to their Guidance teacher if they have any questions or queries regarding course choice.

Deadline for return is Thursday 7 March.

Deadline for College Course or City Campus Courses is Friday 8 March.

A copy of the booklet that pupils can refer to is here – S3-5 Learner Review Booklet

The range of subjects on offer can be found here.  S5-6 Choices Grid S4 Choices Grid

Finally the form that all pupils should have been given in Assembly can be found here.

The pupils were given two copies; one white and a coloured one.  The white copy is a practice sheet and the coloured one is the final submission to be handed in by Thursday 7 March.

S3 – PINK sheet – S3 Choice Form

S4 – PEACH sheet – S4 & S5 Choice Form V2

S5 – BLUE sheet – S4 & S5 Choice Form V2

Woman in Engineering

WOMAN IN ENGINEERING

This is a 3 day residential conference being held 29th-31st July 2019.

This is the 2nd annual residential “Women in Engineering” conference being held at Aberdeen University. It is a 3 day residential conference (pastrol care provided by St Margaret’s School) for girls aged between 14-17 interested in a career in engineering to attend a FULLY FUNDED conference to explore the opportunities of the engineering sector, industry visits and careers talks.

SDS will supporting session on engineering apprenticeships to attendees and parents as part of the programme of events.

There are 45 places for girls who can express their interest in an engineering career and provide a school reference.

Please see attached flyer for further details and information on how to apply.  Please speak to your Guidance teacher if you have any queries.  Women in Engineering 2019

Foundation Apprenticeship Information Evenings

NESCol are holding 2 awareness raising events for Foundation Apprenticeships at the two campuses.  These events are for pupils and parents who are interested in Foundation Apprenticeships for the 2019 intake.  The pupils will have a chance to speak to Faculty staff members and current apprentices to find out more about the qualifications.  They will also have the opportunity to see the facilities at the college.

Pupils interested should register using the links below if they wish to attend. Please note there are separate links for the two events

 

Mon 25 Feb 2019 – https://bit.ly/2MszUDM – Altens

Tues 26 Feb 2019 – https://bit.ly/2HwPaR5 – Gallowgate

 

Please also find attached the information about the Foundation Apprenticeships being offered in the college along with the days and times they are scheduled to run.  There are some courses where the days and times are still to be confirmed.  Please be aware that these times are subject to change and courses will only run if there are sufficient applicants.  Open night leaflet – Aberdeen

Pupils in S3-5 will be receiving their course choice information and sheets in Assemblies on Friday 15 February.