News

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Dress Down Day Friday 30th September

Dress Down Day on Friday 30th September, please give what you can. Money raised will be shared between the school fund and this years chosen charity.  The Charities Committee will confirm this shortly. Payments can be made on ParentPay or in cash in the atrium on the way into school on Friday.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Challenge Poverty Week

As part of Challenge Poverty Week ...

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Senior Phase Awards Ceremony 2022

On Thursday, we celebrated the achievements of the 2021-2022 S4, S5 and S6 students.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


S2 Parents’ Evening: Tuesday 11th October

Our procedures for the upcoming S2 Parents' Evening.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


School Locker Hire

School lockers available to hire for all students.

Whole School

09

Jul

2022


Senior Phase Awards Ceremony 2022

If your child has won an award, please complete the RSVP for our Senior Phase Awards Ceremony.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


School Uniform

We would like to thank all parents/carers for their continued support with ensuring students are wearing appropriate school uniform.  We have been impressed by how smart students have been looking since we returned.  

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Parent Council 1

Our first Parent Council Meeting of the session is on Tuesday 6th September. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Dress Down Day Friday 26th August

Our first Dress Down Day of the new session, please give what you can. Money raised will be shared between the school fund and this years chosen charity.  The Charities Committee will confirm this shortly. Payments can be made on ParentPay or in cash in the atrium on the way into school on Friday.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Parent/Carer Survey

All our parents/carers were invited to complete a survey on their views on the life and work of the school in April/May 2022.

Whole School

08

Nov

2022


First Day of Term

Back to School: Wednesday 17th August

Whole School

08

Nov

2022

Whole School

08

Sep

2022


SQA 2022: Appeals Update

Students should now have their results. 

Whole School

08

Sep

2022


S5/S6 Recoursing Process following SQA results – 9.8.22

Following the release of the SQA exam results today there may be some essential changes needed to student timetables to support college and university applications or career aspirations.

Whole School

08

Jan

2022


Exam Results and Appeals Information

Key information on results day and how to access the 2022 appeals process.

Whole School

07

Apr

2022


LHS Art Mag Issue 4

The students and staff in our Art & Design department have been working extremely hard throughout the term to produce a range of creative and outstanding work.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


P7/S1 Transition

Following a successful online and in-person transition programme we would like to wish all P7's an enjoyable end to their primary school career when it comes. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Free school meals and clothing grant information

Please see attached info from Midlothian Council regarding free school meals and clothing grant Free school meals and clothing grants update | Free school meals and clothing grants | Midlothian Council Payment Paid to Bank Accounts Notes/Comments Summer Holiday Payment Thursday 30th June 2022 P1-S6 Friday 1st July 2022 to Tuesday 16th August 2022 £69.30 per Primary pupil [...]

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Last Day of Term

Please note that our last day of term is Thursday 30th June and we'll close at 12.05pm. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Blazer Fitting and Ordering Information

We will be holding a blazer fitting session for S2-6 students on Friday 24th June during school.  Students will be called by tannoy to the Assembly Hall and should attend if they require a new blazer.

Whole School

06

Aug

2022


Head Teacher Secondment

Please access the link below to access a letter from our Head Teacher, Mr Hornell.

Whole School

06

Jan

2022


Chromebooks – New Timetable

A reminder that Chromebooks should be brought to school every day.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Parent Council 6

Our final Parent Council Meeting of the session is on Tuesday 31st May. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Rights Respecting Schools – Silver Award

We would like to take this opportunity to inform parents/carers and the rest of our school community that after a recent inspection visit we have been awarded the Rights Respecting Schools Silver Award. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Change of Timetable: Tuesday 24th May

Our new timetable will begin on Tuesday 24th May.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Parental Employability Support

We help support parents (within set criteria) who are in employment and looking to progress/upskill.

Whole School

05

Jun

2022


Face Coverings – Update

The legal requirement to wear a face covering in most indoor places has now been replaced with general safety guidance encouraging people to wear face masks in busy/crowded places. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Blended Learning Days

Please note that we have secured agreement with Midlothian Council to move some year groups to Blended Learning Days during the 2022 SQA Diet. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


SQA – Health & Safety Update

Updates on Covid-19, Exceptional Circumstances and Fire Safety during the exam diet.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Grade Booster Session Information

As we move into the exam diet learners are invited to attend Grade Booster Sessions as a final opportunity for directed revision and support from class teachers.

Whole School

04

Jul

2022


Post-Easter Covid-19 Arrangements

After our Easter break we enter a new phase in the pandemic.

Whole School

04

Jun

2022


SQA – Exam Timetables and Assembly Video

SQA exam timetables will be issued during PSE this week. Our video assembly is also available for viewing now.

Whole School

04

May

2022


Session 2022/23: Course Choice Update

We are currently working on organising our Senior Phase student choices to ensure as many students as possible are allocated their choices, which may include their reserve choices.

Whole School

04

May

2022


SQA 2022: Study Leave

Our request for approved Study Leave has been approved by Midlothian Council. 

Whole School

04

Apr

2022


Blended Learning – Wednesday 6th April

It is with regret that we are confirming we have secured agreement with Midlothian Council to move almost all S2 students to 'At-home Learning' on Wednesday 6th April. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Update to Parents/Carers

We would like to advise all parents/carers that we are still facing significant staffing issues due to high levels of absence.