Attainment and Achievement
Easter Sports Camp
There will be an Easter multi-activity sports camp during the holidays at the Lasswade Centre.
Creative Writers succeed in National Writing Competition!
Congratulations to six very talented writers from Lasswade High School whose work has been selected to appear in the national Young Writers latest writing anthology.
English Department’s Wonderful World Book Day 2019
On the 7th of March 2019, World Book Day events took place nationally.
Great Opportunity to find out more about Medicine!
The charity ‘You Can Be a Doctor,’ run by senior medical students and doctors, is hosting an information evening aimed at current S2 and S3 students.
Developing the Young Workforce: Apprenticeship Information Evening at Edinburgh College
Edinburgh College, Skills Development Scotland and Developing the Young Workforce are co-hosting an information evening for parents of pupils from Schools in Edinburgh, East and Midlothian.
LEAPS Conference Dates
University of Glasgow Summer School
The University of Glasgow is hosting a one- week summer school this year on the 7th-12 of July.
Lasswade High School Students perform Dragon Dance
Students from Lasswade High school performed a dragon dance on the 9th of February at the Usher Hall in Edinburgh as part of the 2019 Edinburgh Official Chinese New Year Concert.
Sports Personality Of The Year 2019
Nominations are now open for Lasswade High School’s annual Sports Personality of the Year.
Wear Something Purple for Purple Friday
Lasswade High school is participating in LGBT Youth’s Purple Friday on Friday the 22nd February.
S3 Boys Football Team Reach Scottish Semi-Finals!
Following a victory over Our Lady’s High School, the Lasswade S3 Boys Team have progressed to the Scottish Semi-Finals.
National Award Success for S3
S3 pupils working towards their Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award have been working on a range of activities, including the National Navigation Award Scheme.
English Department News
As we move closer to the final SQA exams, the English department would like to remind students and parents that there are regular Study Support sessions on offer.
Designers of the Month!
Huge congratulations are extended to Kiana Ho, Sarah Forrest and Sunny Doig for their fantastic design work which earned them special recognition this month
Well Done to the Lasswade High Swimmers!
Well done to the Lasswade High students who competed in the Scottish Schools Swimming Championship this past Saturday.
S4 Next Steps Event a brilliant opportunity!
Any S4 students about to go into S5 who are interested in Law, Medicine or Vet Medicine are encouraged to attend the Access to the Professions’ S4 Next Steps event.
SENIOR PHASE PROSPECTUS
The Lasswade Senior Phase Prospectus is available from the link below. It contains information relating to courses offered at Lasswade for Senior Phase Students.
Online Survey for Parents
Victory for S3 Boys Football Team!
Starting off the New Year in winning form, the Boys S3 football team put in an excellent performance against Woodmill High School
Senior Phase Class on Managing Exam Stress
Into the wild for S2 John Muir Group
Our S2 students - who gained their Gold JASS award last year - were invited to set up their own John Muir award group this year.
Brilliant Result for Lasswade’s Gymnasts
At the recent Lothian Schools Floor and Vault gymnastics competition, all Lasswade teams involved performed amazingly!
S2 Columba Group’s Positive ‘Frames’ of Mind.
The Columba 1400 S2 Community Project at Lasswade High School continues to do excellent work.
School Set to Celebrate Burns Night
On January the 24th, the school will celebrate its annual Burns Supper.
Library Awarded £500 Voucher from Scottish Book Trust
The Lasswade High School 2019 Newsletter covering events and activities from November of last year through to January 2019 is now available in PDF here!
Students involved in MVP Scotland Programme
Senior Students at Lasswade are just beginning to get involved with MVP Scotland.
Ospreys – By Charlotte Shiell & Nicola Meere
In June The John Muir Award Club went on a trip to Pitlochry. One of our highlights was seeing the Osprey nest at Queens View in the Tay forest.
Reindeer Hot Chocolate!
Enterprise and Employability students have created Reindeer Hot Chocolate to sell at the Christmas Music Concert on Thursday 20th December at 7pm.
Modern Studies Higher visit to Scottish Parliament
On December 5th, Modern Studies Higher pupils made a trip to the Scottish Parliament to help consolidate all the knowledge they have been gaining in class.