HT update 25.06.21

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Dear Parent/Carer, This is my final update for this session as I go on annual leave for a few weeks. First of all I wanted to let you know how proud I am of ‘our’ children (I know they’re your children but they’re ours during the school day) as they have shown great resilience and patience ...

COIVD update w/b 21.06.21

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As we approach the end of this session I would ask that you speak with your son/daughter and ask them to keep a note of who they deem as close contacts in and out of school. This will assist Test and Protect if they have to make contact with you during the school holidays. All pupils ...

SQA Alternative Certification Model Update

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Dear Parent/Carer, You will be aware that, as part of the SQA’s Alternative Certification Model for courses at National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher level, our teachers are busy determining provisional grades for your child, which will be submitted to the SQA on Friday 25 June. We are writing to inform you that your child will be ...

S1 Virtual Parents Information Evening

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Thursday 17th June @ 5pm On Microsoft Teams With Mr Young, Miss Walker & Miss Meikle Click here to join the meeting Following on from S1 tracking reports and with your child moving into S2, this event is aimed at providing information to parents /carers of all S1 pupils.

Monday 21st June – Timetable change

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Dear Parent, In the last two weeks we have seen a change in case numbers and pupils self isolating as COVID cases have risen across the City of Edinburgh. To that end and to ensure we all remain safe, I would ask for your support with the following major event in the school calendar. Monday 21st June ...

P7 Virtual Parents Information Evening

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Wednesday 16th June @ 5pm On Microsoft Teams With: Mr Young, Headteacher, Miss Walker, Deputy Headteacher, Miss Meikle, S1 Pupil Support LeaderMiss MacLennan, Support for Learning Leader The evening is aimed at giving you all the information you will need, before your child moves to secondary school and will also feature a Question & Answer session. Click here to ...

Message from David Young (Headteacher) and NHS Lothian

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We are aware of a person in Wester Hailes Education Centre who has tested positive for COVID-19. We understand this is a worrying time but would like to reassure you that we are working closely with NHS Lothian Health Protection Team and following all national guidance.   Persons are currently being contacted because they may have been in ...

Headteacher’s Update 11.06.21

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Dear Parent / Carer COVID I am sure, like me, you are following the COVID data and ‘picture’ across Edinburgh and over the last two weeks we have seen a rise  in the number of cases in the Wester Hailes community. This has affected our primaries and our school and I wanted to reassure you that we ...

Salvesen Mindroom Centre ‘Additional Support Needs’ Parent Support Group

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An ‘Additional Support Needs’ Parent Support Group led by Salvesen Mindroom Centre Is your child finding some aspects of school life challenging? Not sure what to do?If you’re looking for information, advice or support, we can help you find the answers. The Salvesen Mindroom   is a safe space where you can: meet with professionals, other parents, ...