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Student Bulletin 31st May 2019 - 31st May, 2019

Juniors Debating UPDATEJunior Debating will sadly have to be cancelled this week due to an oversight by Mr Jamieson. It will resume next week. This Thursday’s Lunch time debate will be “This House would ban all school uniform”.Mr Jamieson  S1-3 Collect Artwork If you have any artwork left in the Art & Design department, please come and collect […]

Student Bulletin 30th May 2019 - 30th May, 2019

Lloyds Employability Event All new S2 students are taking part in a Lloyds Employability Event on Wednesday 29 or Thursday 30 May during periods 6 or 7.  A list of students taking part in each group is displayed on a noticeboard at the end of the Computing/Bus Ed corridor.  Students should go straight to the […]

New S5 & S6 Return to School Plan - 29th May, 2019

Monday 3rd June:             No school. However, any S5/6 student who wishes to change their subjects (re-coursing) should come into school and meet with Mrs Urquhart Tuesday 4th June:             Induction Day- All S5 & 6 in school. 8.30am start. Wednesday 5th June:      New Timetable starts for all S5 & S6

Student Bulletin 29th May 2019 - 29th May, 2019

Lloyds Employability Event All new S2 students are taking part in a Lloyds Employability Event on Wednesday 29 or Thursday 30 May during periods 6 or 7.  A list of students taking part in each group is displayed on a noticeboard at the end of the Computing/Bus Ed corridor.  Students should go straight to the […]

Student Bulletin 28th May 2019 - 28th May, 2019

Junior Debating Junior debating will take place in Mr Jamieson’s room (1/55) this Friday from 12.45 pm. We will have a short review of last week’s competition, discuss some new ideas, and hold a debate! We should finish no later than 3pm.  Thank you,  Mr Jamieson Student Parliament Can all student parliament members attend a […]

Student Bulletin 27th May 2019 - 27th May, 2019

Student Parliament Can all student parliament members attend a meeting on Tuesday period 2 in the staff room.

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 24 May 2019 - 24th May, 2019

Dear Parents/Carers There is a lot going on across the school this afternoon with students engaged in dance, the Like Flying project in drama, and of course with the Craigmount Debating Day Competition. As I write around 100 students from schools across the country are competing in the library. We also have the Duke of […]

Student Bulletin 24th May 2019 - 24th May, 2019

Student Parliament Can all student parliament members attend a meeting on Tuesday period 2 in the staff room. Escape Rooms WOW If you attended the Escape Rooms and would like to know your time or want the photographs from the day please come and see Mrs Mitchell in the PE department.

School Strike for Climate Change 24 May - 23rd May, 2019

Dear Parent or Carer School Strike for Climate Change 24 May The Education Committee voted this week to allow pupils to participate in the School Strike for Climate Change on 24 May. I thought it would be helpful to clarify the position. Edinburgh schools will be open and operating normally on 24 May.  We recognise […]

Student Bulletin 23rd May 2019 - 23rd May, 2019

Library programme: Unfortunately the library will not be open to unaccompanied students today.  This does not affect any class bookings or lunchtime debating. Prelim Careers Drop In Sessions Senior Phase Pupils can drop into school on the days below or can call or text me on 07584265997.  Alternatively you can drop into our Centre at […]

Student Bulletin 22nd May 2019 - 22nd May, 2019

CREATIVE MINDS New S3 to attend the concourse when they have Creative Minds today (P5). Information about the course will be presented to students. Prelim Careers Drop In Sessions Senior Phase Pupils can drop into school on the days below or can call or text me on 07584265997.  Alternatively you can drop into our Centre […]

Student Bulletin 21st May 2019 - 21st May, 2019

Prelim Careers Drop In Sessions Senior Phase Pupils can drop into school on the days below or can call or text me on 07584265997.  Alternatively you can drop into our Centre at 79 Shandwick Place Edinburgh. Tel no  0131 718 2040. Below are the dates when I will be in school and which room I […]

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 17 May 2019 - 17th May, 2019

Dear Parents/Carers It’s been a real bonus to have some improved weather for the Week of Wellbeing activities this week. Feedback from the trips has been very positive, including one amazing story shared today by Mrs Lennon (our Pupil Support Officer) about how the city sights tour group yesterday came to the aid of an […]

Student Bulletin 17th May 2019 - 17th May, 2019

Prelim Careers Drop In Sessions Senior Phase Pupils can drop into school on the days below or can call or text me on 07584265997.  Alternatively you can drop into our Centre at 79 Shandwick Place Edinburgh. Tel no  0131 718 2040. Below are the dates when I will be in school and which room I will be […]

Student Bulletin 13th May 2019 - 13th May, 2019

Prelim Careers Drop In Sessions Senior Phase Pupils can drop into school on the days below or can call or text me on 07584265997.  Alternatively you can drop into our Centre at 79 Shandwick Place Edinburgh. Tel no  0131 718 2040. Below are the dates when I will be in school and which room I […]

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 10 May 2019 - 10th May, 2019

Dear Parents/Carers I really enjoyed speaking with many of you last night at the Wellbeing Festival. Thank you to our Parent Council for working with us on the event. Mrs Coull will be putting out a formal evaluation request by email to all who attended, and initial informal feedback on the night was very positive. […]

Student Bulletin 10th May 2019 - 10th May, 2019

Debating – Mr McPake Friday debating will take place after school until 3pm. This will provide an important opportunity to practice ahead of our tournament on the 24th. Prelim Careers Drop In Sessions Senior Phase Pupils can drop into school on the days below or can call or text me on 07584265997.  Alternatively you can […]

Student Bulletin 9th May 2019 - 9th May, 2019

Debating – Mr McPake Debating will take place in the library during Thursday lunchtime. The motion will be “This House believes that social media has done more harm than good.” Friday debating will take place after school until 3pm. This will provide an important opportunity to practice ahead of our tournament on the 24th. WOW2019: […]

Student Bulletin 8th May 2019 - 8th May, 2019

WOW2019: Tiree Adventure Please attend a meeting in G47 CDT on Thursday break to pick up rucksacks, boots, hand in KIC forms, final arrangements for Friday and any final queries. Thanks. Tiree Adventure Team Prelim Careers Drop In Sessions Senior Phase Pupils can drop into school on the days below or can call or text […]

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 3rd May 2019 - 7th May, 2019

Dear Parents/Carers On Thursday this week, Mr Hume and Mrs Burns, along with our student ambassadors, attended the launch of Escape, Connect Relate in Central Library. This is a new collection of fiction stock in every Edinburgh High School that will allow students to read and empathise with characters that may support their own health […]