Dear Parents and Carers
If you and your child are interested in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme then there will be a short meeting in Main school, on the following dates. Information is sent out via ParentMail.
Award Open to Date and Time
Gold or Silver Year 12 and Year 10 5/12/16 6pm-7pm
Bronze Year 9 12/12/16 6pm-7pm
You and your child must attend this meeting if your child wants to participate as there will be important information given. You will be given the chance to meet Kevin Beattie from Venture Out who is our Authorised Activity Provider. We will discuss the level of commitment required and also costings and approximate dates of training and expeditions.
For more information, explore the DofE website at http://www.dofe.org/
This is on this Saturday the 11th of June. Details are on a previous BLOG from March.
It’s not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
Sir Edmund Hillary
Letters for this were sent via Parent Mail but if you are having trouble accessing these letters then you can get them from reception. A deposit is also required. They are also in Pupil Read area under CLUBS and DofE.
Two forms are required, an invite letter for the appropriate level and also an enrolment form.
Year 9 Bronze
year 10 Silver
Year 12 Gold
These two applications and the deposit should be in by Friday the 13th 2015.
From September we will be using an outside agency to provide the expedition part of the award. This means that all girls who want to, will be able to take part in the award depending on their year. Year 9 will participate in the Bronze Award, Year 10 the Silver Award and Year 12 the Gold Award. There will be an information evening about this in the new term.