News

Whole School

04

Aug

2021


Return to School: Public Health Mitigations

As you are probably aware the First Minister confirmed on Tuesday 6th April that following the Easter Break all students are expected to return on a full-time basis.

Whole School

04

Jan

2021


Midlothian Council

Please follow the link below to access a letter from Fiona Robertson,  Executive Director Children, Young People & Partnerships.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


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SQA Information Evening- Thank you

Many thanks to the parents and carers who joined us for our SQA Information Evening. We hope that you enjoyed the session and that you feel informed and have had your questions answered. Please find the power-point from this evening’s presentation here: SQA Information Evening- 31st March 2021 If you have any other questions about [...]

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Lasswade Lockdown Heroes Awards

Nominations for the Lasswade Lockdown Heroes Awards are now open!

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Covid-19 Asymptomatic Testing for Broad General Education Students

Please note that the main parent/guardian school contact for all S1/S2/S3 students will have been emailed today with information regarding how their son/daughter can take up the offer of at-home Covid-19 testing.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


SQA- Formal Assessments Update

With the cancellation of external exams, all qualifications will be awarded based on ‘demonstrated attainment’. This means evidence that is completed by students under appropriate assessment conditions.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Return to School: Tuesday 20th April

It is the intention of the Scottish Government that all secondary schools will be open full-time, for all students, after the Easter break.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Easter School Sign-Up is now LIVE!

The Lasswade S4-S6 Easter School is now open and students can sign up for courses.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Parent Council Meeting 5

Our fifth Parent Council meeting of the session is on Wednesday 24th March.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


SQA Information Evening- Wednesday 31st March

We would like to invite students, parents and carers to our next SQA Information Evening on Wednesday 31st March at 7pm. We are currently checking and finalising the schedule of Formal Assessments to support SQA qualifications.  The aim for the Information Evening will be to share our plan and the calendar for formal assessments post [...]

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Royal Hospital for Children and Young People

As you may already be aware, NHS Lothian recently announced that the new Royal Hospital for Children and Young People will fully open on Tuesday 23 March 2021.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


S1 Photographs: Parent/Carer Survey

Parent/carer survey about S1 photographs.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Lateral Flow Testing for S1, S2 & S3 Students

Lateral flow testing to begin for S1, S2 and S3 after the Easter break.

Whole School

03

Dec

2021


SQA – Formal Assessment Update

With more Senior Phase students returning to school from the 15th March, we are now able to progress our plans to support Alternative Certification of N5, Higher and Advanced Higher courses.

Whole School

03

Sep

2021


Return to School on Monday 15th March: Update 1

From Monday 15th March we expect all our students back in school on a phased part-time basis.

Whole School

03

Jul

2021


Return to School on Monday 15th March

From Monday 15th March we expect all our students back on a phased part-time basis.

Whole School

03

May

2021


S3 into S4 Course Choice Process – TOOLS online system

Updated S3 into S4 course choice process.

Whole School

03

May

2021


Asymptomatic Testing of Senior Phase Students

On Tuesday 16th February the main parent/guardian school contact for all Senior Phase students were emailed with information regarding how their son/daughter can take up the offer of at-home Covid-19 testing.

Whole School

03

Apr

2021


Family E-Learning @ Lasswade: Read & Write

Our fourth Family E-Learning @ Lasswade session was all about the fantastic tool, 'Read & Write'. Access our handy guide for more information.

Whole School

03

Apr

2021


Free Tutoring – Sign-Up Now!

Free tutoring sessions available for S4, S5 and S6 Lasswade High School students - sign up now!

Whole School

03

Feb

2021


First Minister’s Statement 02/03/21

Today in Parliament the First Minister gave an update on the return to in-school learning for students.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


SQA Tutoring Programme

We are delighted to announce that as of the 8th of March a free online tutoring programme will be available to all Senior Students. These sessions will provide extra support as students prepare for upcoming assessments and will be delivered by teachers from Lasswade High School. There are a broad range of sessions available which [...]

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Midlothian Communities & Lifelong Learning: Raising Teens with Confidence

The Midlothian Communities and Lifelong Learning Team is hosting a fantastic free online course to support local students and families.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


First Minister’s Statement 23/02/21

Yesterday in Parliament the First Minister outlined some indicative dates for the next phase in the return to in-school learning for students.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Covid-19 Asymptomatic Testing: Student ‘How To’ Video

Please watch the helpful video our S6 School Captains have created to support their peers with Covid-19 self-testing.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


E-Learning Update

Thank you again to all of our students, parents and carers for your engagement with remote E-Learning this week. At this point we would like to update you about some changes we need to make to our remote learning from next week. This is to accommodate Senior Phase students returning to school to complete practical [...]

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Senior Phase Practical Subject Return 3

Practical info for those students returning to school on a part-time basis as of 22nd February 2021

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


S1 Parents’ Evening Feedback Survey

Now that we have conducted our phone-based S1 Parents' Evening, we would like to gather feedback from S1 parents and carers.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


SQA Update

Due to the ongoing lockdown, our plans for Senior Phase students to undertake formal assessments to support SQA qualifications is currently on hold. Whilst we are pleased to be able to welcome back a small number of our Senior Phase students to complete critical practical work, the First Minister has indicated that there will be [...]

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


New York Dance Trips: Insurance Claim Refunds Confirmed

Full refunds for the cancelled New York Dance Trip will be processed shortly.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Family E-Learning @ Lasswade: Read & Write

Sign up for session 4 of our Family E-Learning @ Lasswade programme, which is based on a supportive learning tool called 'Read & Write'.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Covid-19 Asymptomatic Testing for Senior Phase Students

Please note that the main parent/guardian school contact will have been emailed last night with information regarding how Senior Phase students can take up the offer of at-home Covid-19 testing.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Senior Phase Practical Subject Part-Time Return 2

Following on from our posts yesterday we are able to share some additional detail with parents/carers and students regarding our Senior Phase provision from  Monday 22 February.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Senior Phase Practical Subject Part-Time Return

Plans for the Senior Phase part-time return to school for essential practical activities for SQA courses

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Safe Return to School

From Monday 22nd February we are able to resume in-school practical activity teaching for small groups of Senior Phase students.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Student Support Update – February 2021

Student Support contact with families.