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National 4 & 5 Scottish Parliament Trip

Mr Hughes, Miss McHugh and our librarian, Mrs Martin travelled through with 28 Modern Studies pupils to the Edinburgh Parliament on Tuesday 28th January for a tour of the parliament debating chamber and a Q&A with our local constituency MSP Fiona McLeod.

East Dunbartonshire Voluntary Action Debate

Our Higher Politics pupils, along with senior pupils from all High School's in East Dunbartonshire attended a youth debate at Bishopbriggs Academy on Thursday 14th November. On the panel were local representatives such as Gregg McClymont MP, Jo Swinson MP and Councillor Gillian Renwick among others. Questions covered areas such as local transport, job opportunities for young people and the independence referendum.
Following this our Higher Politics pupils are organising a S4-S6 Question Time event on the Independence Referendum on December 16th in the school as they will be given the opportunity to vote at next year's referendum.