A Word from Mrs Ingham, Head Teacher

09 December 2016

First, some sporting news: On the 27th November over 80 pupils travelled from all over the county to compete in the Mid and East Lothian Secondary Schools Badminton Championships held at Meadowmill Sports Centre. All 6 Secondary Schools from East Lothian and three from Midlothian had players representing their school at this event. Following this event selection will now take place for pupils to represent Mid & East Lothian Schools at the Scottish Schools National Championships which will be held on the 12th and 13th March at Bells Sport Centre, Perth. The results from the Knox contingent are pretty impressive, I think you’ll agree:

Final results –


Girls’ Singles Runner up – Amanda Martin

‘B’ Final Winner – Kirsty Booth

Runner up – Catriona Watson

Boys’ Singles ‘B’ Final Runner up – Kyle Sutherland

Girls’ Doubles Runners up – Amanda Martin & Rachel Broadley

‘B’ Final Winner – Kirsty Booth & Catriona Watson

Boys’ Doubles – Winners – Callum Rettie & Kyle Sutherland

Mixed Doubles – Winners – Calum Rettie & Rachel Broadley

Final results –


Girls’ Singles ‘B’ Final Winners – Shannon Harkness

Boys’ Doubles ‘B’ Final Runners up – Adam Gray & Niall Holman


Mr Redford writes, “On Wednesday we had the final of this year’s Youth Philanthropy Initiative with the S5. We had seven groups presenting on behalf of local charities that they have been working with: Safe Families for Children; Beyond Boundaries East Lothian; Leuchie House; Dementia...


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