Senior Course Choice Update

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The course choice forms for S4 and S5 are now available and should be completed by pupils by Wednesday 12th May. Pupils can access the link on their S4 and S5 Teams pages or by using the links below. (Note : If they are asked for an email address to log in they should use their ...

S4 and S5 Course choice booklets

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The course choice process for pupils planning to stay at school in S5 and S6 starts next week with our senior parents evening on Wednesday 5th May. Please remember to make your bookings for this before noon on the 5th May.    Following the parents evenings, pupils will be invited to make their choices via an online form which will ...

Headteacher’s Update 30.04.21

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Dear Parent/Carer As always I hope this finds you well and in good spirits. So far, 9 days into our full time return to school, things have gone as well as expected and I wanted to thank you for your support. Almost all pupils are complying with our COVID measures and attending regularly. Uniform is getting back ...

5/5/21 – S4/S5/S6 – Virtual Parents Evening

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The senior Virtual Parents Evening will take place on Wednesday 5th May for parent/carers of pupils in S4, S5 and S6. These meetings will be booked online and then held by video meeting, rather than in person at the school. To make your appointments please login at: https://parents-booking.co.uk/westerhailes To login you only need to enter the following information ...

Return to School – Tuesday 20th April

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Dear Parent/Carer,  Please find the latest version of our school plan from Tuesday 20th April – Friday 25th June 2021.  I would greatly appreciate it if you could spend a few moments reading the document and ensuring your son/daughter is prepared for their return.  As always, we will update you regularly throughout the term with important updates. Best wishes  D Young  Headteacher

Headteacher’s Update 01.04.21

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Dear Parent/Carer As we approach the Easter break, I wanted to express my thanks to you for your support and understanding over the last few weeks. I’ll make this update as brief as I can knowing that next term will likely bring a number of new challenges and possibly (hopefully not!) more disruption to what has ...

Lockdown Lowdown

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A survey of young people in Scotland has been launched to track the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the lives, aspirations and wellbeing of young Scots. It’s been a tough year for many young people in Scotland, and as we ease out of Covid19 restrictions, it is important that the views of young people are ...

Staying Safe Around Reservoirs Information

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As the weather continues to improve, there may be an increase in people accessing the reservoir in the Pentland Hill National Park. In order to ensure that you are well informed and know the dangers involved, please read the following information from the Pentlands Hill Regional Park: Staying safe around reservoirs in the Pentland Hills ...

Headteacher’s Update 26.03.21

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Dear Parent/Carer, Once again, I hope this email and update finds you are your family well. COVID I attach the most recent Scottish Government Guidance that was published this week. It’s a lengthy document but we had a request from a parent to make Guidance more accessible at strategic times rather than it being filed in the website ...

Headteacher’s Update 19.03.21

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Dear Parent/Carer, I hope the recent fair weather and having your son/daughter back in school (albeit on a limited basis at the moment) has brought a smile to your face. This, as well as the prospect of a haircut and the hint of hospitality reopening will have ‘lifted’ spirits following the ‘darker’ times of January and ...