Interested in medicine or dentistry?


Getting into Medicine & Dentistry Seminar

www.MedicineDentistry.co.uk

One day seminar to increase your chances of getting into University to study Medicine or Dentistry

Date: Sunday 29th July 2012

Location: Leicester (exact venue to be confirmed)

Cost: £135

(10% discount for groups of 4+)

The course fee includes course material, lunch, refreshments

and parking. Application form can be found on

www.MedicineDentistry.co.uk

Goodbye and good luck Year 13!

Sixth form leavers ceremony

Year 13 leavers ceremony is in the sixth form common room at 2.00pm today.  See you there!

Interested in studying medicine?


Dr Susan Pugh will lead a twilight collaborative tutorial guiding prospective Year 12 Medicine applicants on how to write their personal statements on Thursday 28th June at 4.00pm in the sixth form common room at Caerleon Comprehensive School. If you would like to attend, please let me know by Monday 25th June.

Mrs Brockley

Locker Keys and Door Cards - Year 12 and 13 Leavers

If you are in Year 12 and are leaving school this term, please remember to return your pass card and locker key so you can claim your deposit back.  Please return items to the library and claim your deposit from the general office.
If you are in Year 13, please return your card/key tomorrow at the Leavers Lunch. 

Many thanks

Mrs B

Year 13 (new) Applied Science

Hi all

In preparation for Wednesday:

Mean / Mode / Median:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEkjcn53S5c
Standard Deviation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQpo8XHzUOo

Please review ready for Wednesday..

Cheers
G

UCAS info

Our Buzzword is

NewportHigh13.

You will need this to start filling out your university application forms.

University of Glamorgan - Year 12 Residential Course

First Campus will be holding a 2 day, 1 night residential for Year 12 students interested in studying STEM subjects at University providing a taste of the variety of courses they could go on to study in higher education; subjects are to be confirmed but could include maths, computing, chemistry and forensic science. The residential will also include sessions on finance and other issues as well as a feel for living in halls of residence. They will experience both the academic and social side of University while mixing with students from a number of other schools and colleges.
Draft programme:
Wednesday 11th July
Welcome Talk and Health and Safety
Campus Tour
STEM Taster Session
Lunch
Check-in to Halls of Residence
STEM Taster Session
Evening Meal
Evening Entertainment in the Student’s Union (dry bar)
Thursday 12th July
Breakfast
STEM Taster Session
Finance Session
Careers Session
Lunch
Bag collection
Final Session
Goodbyes
Students will stay in the brand new Halls of Residence on the Treforest Campus at the University of Glamorgan. Campus facilities will be used for classes and meals and there will be a disco in the Student’s Union in the evening. The residential is totally free of charge to the students participating; they will only have to buy their own (non-alcoholic) drinks at the SU bar in the evening. Transport will be provided to and from your institution. We would also like to extend the invitation to two members of staff from your institution.
Please see Mrs Nelson if you are interested. 
Application forms are available from the Library and forms must be returned by 22nd June. 

Looking for work?

If you are leaving school this year, the Welsh Government is offering 30 apprenticeships.  These are paid positions for young people aged 16-24.  GCSE English and Maths at GCSE Grade C or above are required.  In this role, you will discover what it's like to work in a large organisation  as part of a team.  You can find out more about the work of the Welsh Government at www.wales.gov.uk/. More details about this opportunity have been posted on the sixth form noticeboard and the deadline for applications is 25th June.

Year 13 Leavers Hoodies

If you have ordered a leavers hoodie, please note that payment in full must be handed in to Mrs Lampitt in the admin office by Friday this week - 15th June.
The cost of each hoodie is £23.95

Please pay deposits by Wednesday this week - 13th June if you haven't yet paid so Mrs Nelson can put in a firm order.

If you haven't let me know your nickname but want one added to your hoodie, email me on jbr@newporthigh.co.uk.

Welsh Bacc Week for Year 12 into 13

All year 12 students begin Year 13 today with the first day of the WBQ week. Attendance throughout the week is compulsory.
 Please make sure you sign the attendance register in the Library each day.

Locker Keys and door cards

If you are leaving school this term, please return your locker key and pass card as soon as possible. You can then have your £4.00 deposit back.

Thanks

Mrs B

Year 13 Leavers Hoodies Reminder!

All deposits of £5.00 need to be paid to Mrs Lampitt in the general office by Wednesday 13th June at the latest.
If you would like a nickname added to the back of your Hoodie please email me at:
jbr@newporthigh.co.uk
There will be a large number 12 on the back of each hoodie containing names of your year group.

Mrs B