Category Archive: Spark of Jeanius

We Celebrated Muriel Spark Centenary in Style 13 June 2018

We celebrated the centenary of Muriel Spark in style in our Jeanius of Spark event! The evening began at 6.30pm, with a big welcome from Lauren, to our guests. Our retro tea room looked amazing and there was a refreshing and reviving tea on offer, provided by Miss Ainslie & her team from the after-school …

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Displays for The Jeanius of Spark Event June 2018

Our displays for The Jeanius of Spark Talent Showcase includes information about Muriel Spark and the school archives from the 1930’s. Callum is new to school & to S6 and has been helping to populate our display boards for the big event on Wednesday 13 June. Miss Mackay & Miss Jean Brodie enjoyed blocking for …

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The Jeanius of Spark Talent Showcase is soon! June 2018

Staff enjoyed a final planning meeting for The Jeanius of Spark event – on Wednesday 13 June – and we are good to go. Are you?   Don’t miss our 1930’s Talent Showcase on 13 June!  This will celebrate the skills & learning of our young people and the centenary of writer Dame Muriel Spark, …

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Looking Forward to The Jeanius of Spark 1930’s Talent Showcase Event on 13 June 2018

You don’t want to miss our Muriel Spark Centenary: 1930’s Talent Showcase! Our own Miss Jean Brodie is ready for The Jeanius of Spark evening on 13 June. 6.30 – 8.00pm. Are you?   Mr Campbell, our IT Technician,in the Dunce’s Corner? Never! Thankfully, this doesn’t exist, but huge thanks to the staff Falconer Museum in …

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The Jeanius of Spark – pupils’ research trip 22 May 2018

Our Muriel Spark 1930’s Talent Showcase Event is on 13 June and so Mr Clark & several of his S2 pupils headed to Elgin Public Library and the Archives to delve into the EA archives. There was lots to discuss & to bring back to share in school. An exciting display is ahead for our …

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Muriel Spark 100

Muriel Spark 100 We are marking Muriel Spark, this week on the library desk, for her centenary on Thursday 1 February. We will be celebrating this great writer’s work in a big event later this year in school. “Be on the alert to recognise your prime at whatever time of your life it may occur”. …

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