Fairtrade Award

The school has achieved Fairtrade status at level 1 (FairAware) and level 2 (FairActive). We are currently working on level 3 and will be hosting a range of Fairtrade events during Fairtrade Fortnight to help us achieve the final award.

Have Your Say – JRF

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Dear Parent/Carer Have your say The City of Edinburgh Council have launched a poverty commission in conjunction with the Joseph Rowntree Foundation. This is an opportunity for you to inform our Council of the issues people living in poverty face on a day to day basis. All returns are anonymised and confidential and it may be ...

S3 Geographers visit Dynamic Earth

S3 geographers visited Dynamic Earth and took part in a climate change workshop. Pupils explored both local and global effects and solutions to climate change. Pupils then enjoyed a tour of Dynamic Earth, exploring the history of planet Earth. and took part in a climate change workshop. Pupils explored both local and global effects and ...

WHECwam pupils Tenpin bowling

Some of our WHECwam pupils had the opportunity to go to Tenpin bowling at Fountain Park, Edinburgh. It was a fun filled afternoon with competitive bowling and great food. The trip was an opportunity to further develop our social competencies to improve our engagement with learning.

The Glasgow Girls

On Thursday 24th Jan, 27 S2 pupils headed to the Kings Theatre to see the musical production of The Glasgow Girls. The play re-tells the story of a student activist group, based in Drumchapel, Glasgow who joined forces with the local community to stop early morning raids and deportation of asylum seekers in their local ...

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Our Lessons from Auschwitz ambassadors, Erin Campbell and Klaudia Mejza were recently invited to a reception at the Scottish Parliament to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2019. They were able to hear the moving testimony of Holocaust survivor, Janine Webber who told the remarkable story of her families plight and her eventual survival during the Jewish ...

Active Schools Clubs Term 2

All the Active Schools Clubs are now up and running, we have a couple of lunch time clubs along with Activity and Sport on every day after school. Football, Rugby, Dance, Table Tennis, Basketball come along and get involved. Any questions or ideas for clubs I would love to hear from you. ...

Teen Titles Reviews

Teen Titles is a city wide magazine, written by students and produced by school librarians. Student reviewers receive new books hot off the press from publishers, making them some of the first pupil in the city to read them! ‘Well done to S1 pupils Noor, Daniel and Charisma who each have a book review published ...