Saint Peter the Apostle High School


Week Beginning Monday 12th November 2018

There will be mass in the Oratory at 8. 35 every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday morning.

Monday 12th Novemberr 2018

School day ends at 3.50pm

Parent Council Meeting @ 6pm - Conference Room

S2 Cooking Club – Ms Passmore – 3.15pm – 4.14pm – Room E0.04

S1/S2 Computing Science Homework Club – Mr Young – Lunchtime

String Group (violin & cello) – 3.50 – 4.40 pm – Mr. Pearson – Room B0.02


Tuesday 13th November 2018

·        School day ends at 3.50pm

         Careers Fair - Open to All Pupils & Families

·         S1-S3 Debating & Public Speaking Club – Ms Aulich & Ms Vezza – Lunchtime 12.40-1.20pm  – Room D1.08

·         S1-S3 Homework Club – Ms. Heraghty – 12.50 pm - English Room D1.10

·         SP Digital Radio Station – Mr McGilchrist – 12.45pm-1.20pm – Room E1.05

·         S1/S2 Computing Science Homework Club – Mr Loney – Lunchtime – Computing Science Department

·         S1/S2 Netball Club – Miss Dent – 3.50pm – 5.00pm – PE Department


Wednesday 14th November 2018

·         School day ends at 3.00pm

·         S6 Society of Saint Vincent De Paul Youth Group (SSVP) – Ms Dunn – 1pm – Room D1.09

·         S2 Cooking Club – Ms Passmore – 3.15pm – 4.15pm – Room E0.04

·         S5 Duke of Edinburgh Club – Dr Ryan/G Speir/D Young – 12.50pm – Room F2.05

·         S5/S6 Foundation Apprenticeship Drop In – Miss Connolly – Lunchtime – Room D0.05

·         S1-S3 Girls Football – Mr Heggie – 3.00pm – 4.00pm – PE Department


Thursday 15th November 2018

·         School day ends at 3.00pm

·         S1/S2 Computing Science Homework Club – Mr Gallacher – Lunchtime – Computing Science Department

·         S1 Keyboard Club - Mrs Murray - Lunchtime - Music Department (B101 & B102)

·         S3/S4/S5/S6 Netball Club – Miss Dent – 3.00pm – 4.30pm – PE Department

Friday 16th November 2018

·         School day ends at 3.00pm

·         School Concert Band Club–woodwind & brass pupils–Mrs Murray-Carstairs 3.00pm-3.45pm – first meeting 7th September

  • S1/S2 Friday Fiesta Club (Spanish themed arts & crafts) – Miss McGranahan – 12.35pm – 13.20pm – Room F0.02

  • S1 Science Club – Miss Rushworth/Mr McKinstry/Dr Ryan – Lunchtime – Room E2.06


Focus of the Week

Month of the Holy Souls


 Items for Weekly Bulletin

  • Could staff who are holding meetings, running clubs and activities this session please give me details as soon as they are able. These groups and clubs will remain as ‘standing items’ on the bulletin throughout the year - until notified to the contrary
  • Could staff also please note that other items for the bulletin should be in to me by Friday 9.00 a.m. of the previous week.

Health & Safety

There are seven qualified First Aiders within the school and there is a rota in operation to ensure adequate cover across the school.  Copies have been sent through the intranet mail

system to every department to be issued to every teacher.  Can PTs please ensure there is a copy of the rota in every classroom and base. Where a First Aider is required, please contact

the Pupil Support Office in the first instance.



Fire Evacuation Procedures             

An updated Fire Evacuation plan has been circulated to all departments.  All staff should familiarise with the details of the plan and follow and a copy of the plan should be on display in every classroom.

Events / Trips

The following trips / events have been organised:

Event                                                       Organiser                                          Date & Time

Interfaith Week                                    Chaplaincy Team                              12th November – 16th November (Inclusive)

Careers Fair                                           DYW Team                                         13th November 

Whole Staff Collegiate                        SLT / CLs                                           15th November 2018 @ 3.15 – 4.45 p.m.

S5/S6 Parents’ Evening                      Shanead Friel                                     20th November @ 5.30 – 7.30 p.m.

Mass for Secondary Schools            Archdioces of Glasgow                    26th November 2018 @ 7.00pm (St Andrew's Cathedral)

S4 Parents’ Afternoon                       Stefan Sinclair                                  28th November 2018  @ 3.30 – 6.00 p.m.

WDC Leadership for Learning         WDC Improvement Team               30th November 2018

Advent Activities Commence           Chaplaincy Team                                3rd December 2018

Christmas Community Event          Chaplaincy Team                                 3rd December 2018 

S5/6 Christmas Dance                      Kirsteen McSheaffrey                        5th December 2018

S2 Parents’ Afternoon                       Craig Gibson                                      6th December 2018  @3.30 – 6.00 p.m.

S2 Christmas Market                         Jill Connolly                                        6th December 2018 @4.00 – 5.30 p.m.

Staff Christmas Party                        Social Committee                             14th December 2018 (evening)

Christmas Holiday                              WDC                                                    Close 2.30 p.m. on 21st December / Re-open 08.50am on 7th January 2019