This week, 3 of our Advanced Higher Modern Languages (French and German) students visited the University of St Andrews for a “meet and mingle” event. It was an opportunity to find out more about what it is like to study languages and study or work abroad from undergraduate students themselves – teachers were made to leave! [...]
2G French became the first class at LHS to experience Virtual Reality in the classroom when they test-drove the VR kits currently on loan from Newbattle High School. We were able to visit Paris, the French Alps and Lyon … all within a single period ! Our young Modern Linguists gave the experience a [...]
8th Annual SCEN Youth Summit Points the Way Forward Students from nearly 20 schools from Scotland – including a large delegation from Lasswade High School, led by Ms Zhao, Ms Duan and Ms Liu – participated with many visiting students from Hong Kong as part of the Hong Kong Scotland School Improvement Partnership. https://www.scen.info The [...]
While away on their residential trip to Skye with the Columba 1400 programme, our talented group of S2 students were given the opportunity to make their own cup design as a memory of their time on the Isle.
A selection of pupils from S2 took part in the Columba 1400 Values Day; a programme aimed at developing self-confidence in young people. The pupils participated in a series of team-building activities in the Assembly Hall, with a view to developing their group-work skills. 15 pupils from the school will be selected to participate in a residential [...]