Our S6 leadership team have chosen the local charity Give a Dog a Bone as their focus for this month. They have various competitions currently running in school, including Match the Dog with the Teacher and Best Dressed Dog Competition. Each are available to Marr pupils and staff to take part in with donations being received in the room next to the main office. The Best Dressed Dog is being hosted on the pupil leadership group Instagram page Head on over to Insta to check it out. @s6leadership_marrcollege You have until 30th Nov to send in your entry.
Mr Docherty had released a parent update today with can be found here. The parent calendar has also been updated and can be accessed on the side of this page or here.
We would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very calming and relaxing October break despite the restrictions we are all facing and look forward to seeing pupils back in school on Wednesday 21st October.
I would like to invite you to attend next week's Parent Forum meeting by Zoom on Wednesday 7th October at 7pm.
This will be the 1st time we have extended the invitation to the whole parent forum since changing our meeting to Zoom, therefore can I ask you to let me know if you would like to participate by return of email and I will send the Zoom invitation closer to Wednesday. Please email Parent Forum: email@example.com
Last month's minutes, the agenda, as well as the Head Teacher's report can be viewed on the Parent Forum Page.
We look forward to welcoming you to the meeting.
Marr College Parent Council Secretary
Our school calendar has been updated as has the Parent Calendar Link on the newsdesk.
All items in red remain TBC and will be reviewed monthly. These are highlighted as TBC on the school online calendar.
There is an Extended February holiday week in 2021.
Full details of Parent Council meetings can be found on their page.
Now is the time that a lot of our senior students will be learning about UCAS for the first time In order to support work being done in school we have published a UCAS guide and a college application guide on our updated UCAS/College page.
Please use the resources and links listed on that page to gather all information needed and if any student or parent/carer has any question please direct them to the relevant member of guidance staff or our dedicated Careers Advisor Mrs G Fraser
Today a parent letter was released to all student detailing the update on wearing face coverings within the school. You can view it here.
Rearranged 2020 S6 Prom has been booked at Brig O'Doon for Thursday 21st January 2021. More details to follow in due course.
Click here to see our term dates. Full details of opening and closing times will be published in this blog.
Click on the image below to view the parent calendar for 2020-2021 (pdf) (updated Oct 2020)
Events displayed in red are yet to be confirmed and will be reviewed monthly.