Teenage Booster and Meningitis ACWY Vaccinations

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Consent packs for vaccinations from NHS Lothian are out now for pupils in S3 (and in S4 – S6 who have not yet received their vaccinations).  Every year, pupils in S3 are offered the Teenage Booster to complete their lifelong protection, through Routine immunisations against tetanus, diphtheria and polio. Any pupils in S4 – S6 who have ...

Wednesday study programme 6th and 13th January

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Please find a copy of our study programme for Wednesday 6th and 13th January 2021. There is a wide selection of courses and programmes for your son/daughter to choose and I would ask that they complete this Form and send it back as soon as possible and no later than Wednesday 16th December. *PLEASE COMPLETE THE FORM ONCE ...

City of Edinburgh – S1-S6 – Pupil Survey – 2020/2021

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Every year pupils across the city of Edinburgh, schools are asked to ‘Have their say’ about their own schools.By completing the survey, you will be helping schools to make improvements. Your views will help your own school and other schools across Edinburgh. The link to this years’ questionnaire is below:- https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/ays20-21 Thank you for completing the survey.

Digital Access Survey

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In order to deliver the school's Digital Strategy effectively, we need to gather some information about our pupil's digital access. Can all pupils, or parents or carers of pupils please complete the following survey by Friday 18th December. Digital Access Survey Thank you.

Wednesday study programme 9th and 16th December

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Please find a copy of our study programme for Wednesday 9th December 2020. There is a wide selection of courses and programmes for your son/daughter to choose and I would ask that they complete this Form and send it back as soon as possible and no later than Monday 7th December. *PLEASE COMPLETE THE FORM ONCE ONLY* You ...

Wednesday study programme 2nd December

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All pupils should return to school Wednesday afternoon P6+P7 from Wednesday 23rdNovember. Please find a copy of our study programme for Wednesday 25th November 2020. There is a wide selection of courses and programmes for your son/daughter to choose and I would ask that they complete this Form and send it back as soon as possible and ...

Financial support guide for families & carers

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Enabling all pupils to achieve successful outcomes regardless of ability or background Many families with children in our school are entitled to some extra financial support. If you are struggling on a low income, you may be entitled to this extra help, even if you haven’t claimed anything before. The below guide is designed to give you ...

School Construction Programme

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The City of Edinburgh Council is undertaking works to improve the facilities at Wester Hailes Education Centre.  The first phase of these works starts on 23 November 2020 with the construction of a new 3G sports pitch.  Read the below document for more information. Information 3G Pitch

Wednesday afternoons are back for all S4/S5 and S6’s!

All pupils should return to school Wednesday afternoon P6+P7 from Wednesday 23rd November. Please find a copy of our study programme for Wednesday 25th November 2020. There is a wide selection of courses and programmes for your son/daughter to choose and I would ask that they complete this Form and send it back as soon as ...

Covid-19 Update – 02/11/20

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Dear Parent/Carer, Please see attached a letter from NHS Lothian regarding the situation in the school. As always, if you have any concerns please contact your son/daughter’s Pupil Support Leader or email COVID-19 Update Admin@whec.edin.sch.uk S1 and S2             Ms Meikle S3 and S4             Mr Ellis S5 and S6             Ms Ramsay

Headteacher’s Update 02/11/20

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Message from Mr Young (headteacher)and NHS Lothian Today-Monday 2nd November - we were made aware of another person who has tested positive for COVID-19. The last time the person was in school was Friday 30th October and once again, we have been working closely with NHS Lothian Health Protection Team and following all national guidance. A small ...