News

Whole School

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Jan

1970


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Career Ready Launch Event

This event is exclusively for parents of students who are already part of the Career Ready Programme at Lasswade High School. This is an opportunity for parents to receive more information about the programme as well as a chance for them to ask any questions they may have. Details on how to join are below: [...]

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Jan

1970


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HPV Vaccination Letters

S1 to 6 Students who have not received their first dose of the HPV Vaccine will be bringing home consent forms this week, please complete and return to ensure they are included in the next vaccination.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Senior Phase Course Choice for Session 2022-2023

We will be hosting our Senior Phase (S3, S4 and S5) Parents’/Carers’ Course Choice information event on Wednesday 2nd February at 7.00pm-8.30pm via 'Zoom'. The aim of the evening will be to share the course choice information that your child will soon be receiving and supports their course choice process as they move towards S4, S5 or S6.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Return to In-person Learning

We are pleased to report that based on the latest updates from Scottish Water we are open as normal tomorrow, Friday 21st January.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


School Closure

Unfortunately, due to a burst water pipe affecting our area our water supply has been interrupted. 

Whole School

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Jan

1970


Wider Curricular Clubs January to June 2022

Interest club opportunities for the rest of this session.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Contingency Planning – January 2022 Update

As we prepare for what we suspect may be a challenging term we are posting this message to clarify with our community our Contingency Plan if we need to move to Blended Learning. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Covid 19 – Visitor Information

It the latest Scottish Government Guidance it is clear that visitors may attend school premises where this is agreed with the school and is considered necessary to support our students.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Covid 19 – Lateral Flow Device Testing

To help keep us all safe we ask that all students carry out a Lateral Flow Device Test every Sunday night and Wednesday morning.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


SQA Update – 13/01/22

The SQA communicated with schools this week that exams are expected to go ahead as planned in April – June. Exams will only be cancelled if public health advice restricts physical gatherings at that time. However, the SQA are currently closely monitoring the impact of the pandemic, and looking at contingency measures and plans to [...]

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Young Scot Cards update re Free travel

Please see link below regarding information on free bus travel with Young Scot cards.  At the moment schools will not be processing any applications https://www.midlothian.gov.uk/info/200280/travel_passes/112/bus_pass/3 Further information can be found at Transport Scotland https://www.transport.gov.scot/concessionary-travel/young-persons-free-bus-travel-scheme/  

Whole School

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Jan

1970


Update Free School meals BACS Payments

Please see link below with up to date information for free school meals BACS payments https://www.midlothian.gov.uk/info/855/school_meals/117/free_school_meals_and_clothing_grants/3

Whole School

01

Nov

2022


Parent Council Meeting 4

Our fourth Parent Council Meeting of the session is on Tuesday 18th January. 

Whole School

01

Sep

2022


Return to School: Tuesday 11th January

As we prepare for our return to school the following information is shared to support a safe a sustained return.   

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Midlothian Council Update

Please access the links below to read two letters from Midlothian Council. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Happy Christmas!

Our Christmas card to you...

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Art Mag Issue 3 Autumn/Winter 2021

Celebrating the great work done by our students and staff in the Art and Design Department

Whole School

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Jan

1970


Performing Arts Academy – Launch January 2022

Performing Arts Academy Launch January 2022 We are very excited to announce the launch of our new Performing Arts Academy which will commence in January 2022. This opportunity has been in the pipeline for the last few months, with plans and programmes being put together by our Performing Arts team, with Mrs McKenzie (Drama) and Ms McTighe (Music) leading the programme in school.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Covid-19 Update: Revised Guidelines

On Friday 17th December the Scottish Government issued updated Guidance for schools.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Edinburgh College: School/College Partnership Delivery

Please note we are sharing this important message from Edinburgh College concerning School/College Partnership (SCP) delivery. 

Whole School

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Jan

1970


Blended Learning Update: Friday 17th December

We are pleased to confirm that school is open to all students for in-school learning on Friday 17th December.

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Senior Assessment Calendar – Updates

Please find the assessment calendar for next term ...

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


Dress Down Day Friday 17 Dec 2021

Dress down day Friday 17 December - wear a Christmas jumper. Our chosen charities for this dress down day are SAMH (a mental health charity) and Dog’s Trust

Whole School

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Jan

1970


Blended Leaning Update – Thursday 16th December

We are pleased to report that all students should return to in-school learning on Thursday 16th December. 

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 9 dec for website

Whole School

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Jan

1970


Blended Learning: Wednesday 15th December

Further to our recent website posts, I am confirming we have secured agreement with Midlothian Council to move almost all Senior Phase students to 'At-home Learning' on Wednesday 15th December. 

Whole School

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Oct

2021


Covid-19 Update: Omicron Variant

This post gives an update in the impact of the Omicron Variant from a school perspective. 

Whole School

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Sep

2021


Blended Learning Update: Friday 10th December

We are pleased to report that all students should return to in-school learning on Friday 10th December.

Whole School

12

Aug

2021


Travel Survey

Scottish Government Transport Analytical Services Division would be grateful for your support in completing the following survey for parents/carers and/or children aged 12+

Whole School

12

Aug

2021


S5 Parents’ Evening 9.12.21

S5 Parents' Evening booking system reopens until 12pm 9.12.21

Whole School

12

Jul

2021


Blended Learning: Thursday 9th December 2021

Further to our recent website post I am confirming we have secured agreement with Midlothian Council to move almost all Senior Phase students to 'At-home Learning' on Thursday 9th December. 

Whole School

12

Mar

2021


Covid-19 Contingency Plan

As we prepare for what we suspect may be a challenging period in the run up to Christmas we are posting this message to clarify with our community our Contingency Position if we need to move to Blended Learning. 

Whole School

12

Feb

2021


NEXT WEEK! S1-S3 Chromebook Roll Out

S1-3 Chromebook roll out starts on Monday. Key information, including the link to the parent/ carer acknowledgement form, is available here.

Whole School

12

Jan

2021


Christmas Fair Thursday 2 December 2021 – Cancellation

It is with huge regret and disappointment that we have had to take the difficult decision to cancel our Christmas Fair that was scheduled to take place on Thursday 2nd December 2021.

Whole School

12

Jan

2021


S2 to S3 Course Choice

Thank you to those able to attend our Information Evening held via Zoom on Monday 29th November. 

Whole School

01

Jan

1970


S3 Parents’ Evening Tuesday 14th December

This session our S3 Parents’ Evening will take place via telephone, rather than in the school building.