News

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Modern Linguists Representing LHS at Scotland China Education Network Youth Summit

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 [...]

Whole School

11

Nov

2019


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Going Further With Modern Languages ! An invitation to current S2 parents to find out why your child should stay with Modern Languages in S3.

The Modern Languages Department is convinced that many current S2 pupils will do well in our subjects if they continue to learn at least one language in S3. We would like to invite you to attend an information evening in the Assembly Hall at the school on the evening of Wednesday 11th December. The event [...]

Whole School

11

Jul

2019


Careers Fair and Course Choice Information Evening for S3-6 students

Our Senior Phase Careers Fair and Course Choice Information Evening for S3-6 students will take place on Thursday 14 November from 5-7pm.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Information on School Clubs and Societies

Please find attached brochures on the range of clubs and societies currently offered at Lasswade.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Armistice Service Information

Please see the poster below for information about an upcoming Armistice Service. ARMISTICE SERVICE  

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


New DHT Appointed

We are pleased to report that Ms Ali Mitchell was recently appointed as DHT Curriculum.

Whole School

10

Aug

2019


Student Voice

Lasswade’s Student Voice (SV) is now well underway with the students having held their first round of Year Group Council meetings and the first ever School Parliament.

Whole School

10

Apr

2019


P7 Transition Evening Information

Please find below information on the P7 Transition Evening.

Whole School

10

Jan

2019


School of Football

This session has witnessed the launch of our Girls School of Football.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


HEALTHY MINDS CONFERENCE THURSDAY 26 SEPTEMBER 2019

Please find attached the programme for the Healthy Minds Conference on Thursday 26th September for S5 students

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Ni hao, Miss Duan !

The  Modern  Languages  Department  is  delighted  to  announce  the arrival  of  our  new  team  member,  Miss  Duan.  Miss  Duan,  who  is  from  Shanghai, will be  spending  a year  assisting  Miss  Zhao  in Mandarin classes.   We  look forward  to  working with  Miss  Duan !

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


New French Dictionaries

The  Modern  Languages  Department  is  delighted  to  announce  the arrival  of  its  new  French  dictionaries ! There  will  be  a  new  set  in Rooms  214, 212, 210 and 209  next week. They’re  a bit  bigger  and more  clearly  laid-out  than  the  set  we  have  been using  up  to now  and  come  with  free  online  support.  [...]

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Interhouse Dodgeball

This week saw the launch of our Interhouse Programme with Dodgeball in the main Games Hall at lunchtime.

Whole School

09

Dec

2019


S1 Welcome Evening

The school was pleased to see many of our new S1 parents/carers at our Welcome Evening on Thursday 12th September.

Whole School

09

Nov

2019


Parent Council Dates

Parent Council Dates have been agreed for the new session.

Whole School

09

Oct

2019


International Stars

Congratulations to four Lasswade High School students who were involved in an international Touch Rugby Championships held in August in Paris.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


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School Lunch Information

Please click on link below for information on school lunches. (Helpful for students with diabetes/allergies) School Lunches

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


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First Day Arrangements – Monday 19th August 2019

Please see attached student arrangements for Monday 19th August 2019 First-Day-Arrangements-for-webiste-1.docx-2

Whole School

08

Feb

2019


SQA Results Day Information for Students and Parents

SQA 2019 results day is Tuesday 6th August.  The following information may be of relevance to students/parents depending on individual results.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


New DHT Appointment

Congratulations to Mrs Caroline Brown who has been appointed as Depute Head Teacher with principal responsibility for Excellence, Engagement and Equity. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


May Bank Holiday Change 2020

Please see the information for parents and carers below about the May Bank Holiday change.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Library comic strip competition winner!

The winner of the school library's comic strip competition is Tallulah Alcantara (S3).

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


The future’s bright – the future’s French !

S2 Modern Linguists with their reward stickers for a piece of good work (on the near future tense) in French.  Allez, les gars ! Mr Poots, PT Modern Languages

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


S3 German beginners off to a flying start !

The new S3 beginners’ German class is  now  three  weeks  into  their  new  course  and  coping well  with  their    Hausaufgabe   (homework),  if  this  piece  of  work by  Fraser  R  is  anything to go by.  The  task was  to  do  a  bit  of  research and  find  out  the  German names  for  European and non-European countries. If [...]

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


New School Captains

Congratulations to our seven new School Captains appointed on Wednesday of this week following a four part process; application, interview, presentation and S6/Staff vote.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


LASSWADE HIGH SCHOOL BLAZER INFORMATION FOR NEW S1’S

Please find attached information on blazers for new S1 students.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


On Wednesday June 5th there was an opportunity to celebrate some terrific achievements from The John Muir Award and the Duke of Edinburgh Award groups respectively.

Whole School

06

Dec

2019


First Minister’s Reading Challenge book bistro

The celebrate our first year of taking part in the First Minister's Reading Challenge, there will be a book bistro in the library classroom at break and lunchtimes on Wednesday 19th June.

Whole School

06

Oct

2019


Oh là là !!! Primary Sevens About to Teach the Modern Languages Team a Thing or Two ?

The  Primary  Seven  pupils  who  will  be  visiting  ‘the  Big  School’  on  Wednesday,  Thursday  and  Friday  this  week  have  already  made  a  very  good  impression  on  their  future  Modern  Languages  teachers ! Since  April,  P7  classes  at  Bonnyrigg,  Hawthornden,  Lasswade,  Rosewell,  Paradykes  and  Burnbrae  Primary  Schools  have  been  busy  preparing  short  films  and  Powerpoint  presentations [...]

Whole School

06

Jul

2019


FIFA Women’s World Cup : Plenty of Teams for Modern Linguists to Support

Learning  a  Modern  Language  has  many  advantages. One  of  them  is  that  you  can always  support  the  team  whose  language  you’re  learning  if  the  Scottish  team  doesn’t  make  it  to  the  final  of  the  FIFA  Women’s  World  Cup  in  France. New  S3  pupils  who  have  continued  learning  French  or  are  just  starting  German or  Mandarin [...]

Whole School

06

Jul

2019


Late-coming

A reminder to all students and parent/carers that period one lessons begin at 8.30am each day. 

Whole School

06

Jun

2019


Humanutopia return to Lasswade

This week, Lasswade High School has been delighted to welcome back Humanutopia for a series of workshops with our S4 Students on the 5th and 6th June.

Whole School

06

Jun

2019


Google Classroom Supporting Learning in Modern Languages

The  Modern  Languages  Department  is  beginning  to  use  Google  Classroom. New  S2   French  classes  2D,  2G,  2H  and  2J  will  find  that  a link to the  youtube  clip  used  in class  this  week  to  revise  the French  numbers  1-100  has  been  posted  (just  in case  the  class-members  would  like  to  revise  this  topic  following their  [...]

Whole School

06

May

2019


School of Football News

The first year of the S1 SFA Affiliated School of Football at Lasswade has been a huge success.

Whole School

06

May

2019


LASSWADE GUARANTEE – Parental Survey

The "Lasswade Guarantee" is an initiative that seeks to ensure that all LHS pupils experience opportunities for success not just in the classroom, but beyond.

Whole School

06

May

2019


Herzlich willkommen !

‘Hearty  welcomes’  to all  S3  pupils  who  will be having their  first-ever  German  lesson  this  morning. As  the  Germans  say :  Hals  und  Beinbruch   (Break  your  neck  and  leg  =  Good luck) ! Mr  Poots, PT  Modern Languages