Exam Transport Confirmation
Just to confirm the following additional buses have been booked with Horsburgh to cover exam transport: 5 May (16 pupils), pick up time: 15.55pm. 12 May (17 pupils), pick up time: 15.55pm. 20 May (26 pupils), pick up time: 14.50pm. The bus will run the normal route to Seafield. ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 29/04/2016 11:18 AM
A Note from the Head Boy and Girl
After my six years in the school I can certainly say that Deans is not just a wonderful environment to learn in but also to grow into the person you are. There is certainly nowhere I’d have rather spent my time than in the school and it has been such an honour and privilege to represent it as Head Boy for the past year. I would like to thank all teachers and members of staff for making my time in the school such an enjoyable one and ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 29/04/2016 09:33 AM
Blazers for Senior Phase Students
The Student Council recently wrote to you about their wish to introduce school blazers to senior phase students. I am delighted to support them in this and have been working closely with them to bring this about. The company we are using are called Academy Uniforms and they have been very careful to listen to the wishes of the students and take these into account in the design of the blazers.
As the Student ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 28/04/2016 15:52 PM
Class Present Cheque to British Heart Foundation
On Tuesday 26 April 2016, the S5 Enterprise and Employability class presented a cheque for £100 to the British Heart Foundation. The group had to complete an Enterprise task which involved organising and carrying out an event with any profits being donated to a charity. The class were split into 3 groups where each group provided the funding for the following group to carry out their project.
The initial fundraiser was a ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 27/04/2016 19:40 PM
Seafield Primary are Maths Challenge Winners
Congratulations to all the primary students who took part in the P7 Maths Challenge. A fun day was had by all and it was great to see so many enthusiastic mathematicians. Thanks also to the Deans students who helped out on the day. Well done to the winners for 2016 - Seafield Primary School.
Posted by: Alison | 26/04/2016 15:11 PM
Blackpool Lists on House Noticeboards
The student eligiblity lists for Blackpool are now displayed on the house notice boards. If you have been selected and would like to go to Blackpool, please collect a form from Miss Davey in the PE department. If you have been selected and you do not want to go, please let Miss Davey know so that your place can be offered to someone else. A deposit of £20 is required by Friday 6 May in order to secure your place. ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 26/04/2016 15:05 PM
The Rainbow Connection Showcase
It's not too late to submit work for the showcase - As part of LGBT History Month, Deans Art & Design Department, in association with the school’s own ‘DNA’ LGBT group and supported by LGBT Youth Scotland, announced that we will be hosting a showcase of Expressive Arts work from across the region this coming Spring under the theme of ‘The Rainbow Connection’.
We are asking all members of our ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 19/04/2016 14:09 PM
S1 Football Team are League Champions
KINGS OF THE LEAGUE - A Jay King hat-trick inspired deans to their first league title in in over a decade. The game which was played in terrible weather at Blackburn 3G was a tale of 2 halves. Broxburn started the better team and Adam was called upon to make a great save from a curling free kick. Broxburn took the lead midway through the first half as the Deans boys took their time to settle into the game. Only a few minutes before half ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 18/04/2016 09:48 AM
Music Spring Fling Fundraiser
The Music Department is holding its first ever Spring Fundraiser at Seafield Bowling club. Tickets are on sale at reception and are priced at £5 for adults and £4 concession. The price includes musical entertainment, a quiz, a buffet and possibly a few more surprises… Tickets are limited so be sure to get in quick! Proceeds from the evening will be split between The Music Department Fund and ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 18/04/2016 09:22 AM
Changes to School Transport - Buses & Taxis
It has been confirmed that all students requiring school transport next session will need to apply before 6 May 2016; this includes new students as well as students already receiving transport in buses and taxis. Please be aware that new bus passes and information will be required for next session so it essential that applications are submitted prior to the deadline as previous passes will not be accepted.
In order to improve the ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 17/04/2016 21:54 PM
Rocket Science - the seeds arrive today!
At 04:26am, Commander Scott Kelly of NASA and Russian cosmonauts Mikhail Kornienko and Sergey Volkov of Roscosmos landed safely back on Earth.
The crew landed the Soyuz TMA-18M capsule onto the Kazakh Steppe in central Asia at 10:26 local time after successfully completing their mission on the International Space Station (ISS).
Also safely making a return to Earth was 2kg of rocket seeds which have completed their six month mission on ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 17/04/2016 20:52 PM
Successful Nat 5 History Conference
Following on the success of the Higher History conference, Friday saw the inaugural National 5 Masterclass. Over 150 students attended. The speaker was John Kerr, author and exam marker. The students had a chance to try out a variety of effective revision techniques as well as gaining valuable insights into the techniques required to achieve exam success. ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 17/04/2016 20:41 PM
S1 Parents Evening Reminder
Our S1 Parents' Evening is on Tuesday 19 April 2016. As you know we use an online appointment booking system for our parents' evenings. This allows you to choose your own appointment times with teachers and receive an email confirming your appointments. You are also be able to add a short message for the teacher.
Please note: to make it easier for you moving around different subject teachers we do not use all the ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 12/04/2016 13:04 PM
March Newsletter - Information & Achievements
A copy of our March Newsletter has been uploaded in the 'Newsletter' section in the 'School Information' tab at the top of the homepage at www.deanscommunityhighschool.com. We have also emailed a copy of the Newsletter out to parents/carers who have provided us with email addresses.
Our website is also updated daily with pictures, news and information. Please help us improve communication further by providing us ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 24/03/2016 12:48 PM
Brass Ensemble Awarded Gold at Finals
The Deans Cluster Brass ensemble, conducted by Mrs Carolyn Scobie, performed at the Scottish Concert Band National Finals on Sunday 20th March in Perth Concert Hall. The band gave a great performance and were awarded a Gold award. They got through to the national finals after being awarded a gold award at the Scottish concert Band festival heat in December. The cluster brass ensemble were the first EVER brass ensemble, in ...Read More
Posted by: Alison | 23/03/2016 15:47 PM
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