A Word from Mrs Ingham, Head Teacher

30 June 2017

Well, it’s been another busy week here at Knox. I am glad that we decided to have the fire drill on Wednesday, as I think we would have had to be out in snorkels and flippers on any other day! That said, the pupils did really well and we were all out of the building in the requisite time.

On Friday of last week we had our Sports’ Awards Evening. Thanks to Mr Wands and his team for organising the event and for Mr Illingworth and Mr Mackinnon for their compering skills. It was wonderful to see the live Tweets coming out, recognising the hard work and talent of pupils, coaches and members of the community.

I heard about recent music successes this week. So, congratulations go to: Zoe Buxton (Grade 4 Oboe – Merit), Harry Rogan (Grade 5 Saxophone – Distinction), Nikolaus Hogg (Grade 6 Flute – Merit), Isaac Smith (Grade 8 Saxophone – Distinction), Hannah Trotter (Grade 8 Flute – Distinction), and Isla Booth (Grade 8 Piano – Distinction). I would also like to congratulate Tom Wilson who plays Violin in the Senior Orchestra of NYOS (National Youth Orchestra of Scotland) and Phoebe Hayman who sings with the Training Choir of NYCGB (National Youth Choir of Great Britain).

This week I also heard that Jack Martin has just graduated with a BA (Hons) from Stirling University. I would like to congratulate him on all his hard work and wish him well for the next step in his career.

Wednesday saw the school vote in the final round of selecting our new Senior Prefect Team. Following a consultation with the S6, we have decided to go with two Head Prefects and...

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