Here is this week’s update of recent events/news from Holy Rood, your Cluster Secondary School.
- All S2 pupils enjoyed a whole school, full day Interdisciplinary Disaster Relief Challenge which included working in teams to complete activities such as stretcher and shelter building, fire building and food preparation, SOS and apprentice activities and water transportation. Many thanks to Holy Rood staff and to the 24 STEM ambassadors from Edinburgh University, EDF Energy, Atkins Global, Goodson Associates, Aecom and HMS Prince of Wales who made the event such a success and so enjoyable for the pupils.
- Over 80 S3-6 Geography and Food and Textile Technology pupils enjoyed a great learning experience at the Highland Show.
- A group of 40 S3 pupils very much enjoyed their trip to Italy and experienced a wonderful week exploring the sights of Rome.
- Higher and Advanced Higher pupils studying Physics were treated to a fascinating talk about Gravitational Waves and ongoing research from Dr Peter Murray from @UofGravity
- S3 girls had a great day at the “Women in Engineering” event at Torness, touring the nuclear power station, and attending a STEM careers talk as well as attending workshops including virtual reality and building R2D2.
- As we take a break for the holidays and wish you all a wonderful summer break.
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