Key Worker Information for Parents and Carers


Dear parent/carer You may be aware that the City of Edinburgh Council has set up locality hubs for children of Key Workers. If you have been allocated a place in school follow the chart to see if your child should attend. It is vital for the safety of the staff supervising the hubs that only those children ...

UCAS update on COVID-19


Please see the most recent message from Clare Marchant, Chief Executive of UCAS. Dear colleague I am writing to provide you with an update on the activities that UCAS is undertaking in response COVID-19, and assure you that UCAS has the flexibility and expertise to support all audiences during this time. UCAS set up a cross-business coronavirus working ...

Key Information for Parents and Carers: Free School Meal Payments


Please see attached information for all parents and carers. If you have not done so please complete the necessary paperwork and return it to:- FSM School Closure - No Bank Details FSM School Closure Payment Please e-mail this information to: Or send by post to: The City of Edinburgh Council, School Grants, Transactions - Assessment & Finance, PO Box ...

Message from Headteacher – 20.03.20


Please see the most recent letter from Andy Gray, Chief Education Officer- City of Edinburgh Council. I will be in contact later today with a further update about provision for week beginning 23rd March. See full response here: Covid-19 Letter to Parents / Carers 19.03.20 Stay safe and best wishes.David Young Headteacher

WHEC – Closure of Pool & Sports Facilities


I’m contacting to you to inform you that we have taken the decision to cancel all activities, classes and lets at the Centre until further notice. All fitness memberships will be suspended for the time being and no payments will be taken until further notice. Re-booking of all classes will also be postponed until further notice. This ...

Paris 2020


On Friday 12th March the UK Government advised us that no there should be no school trips until further notice. As you know, the health and wellbeing of our pupils is of paramount importance and we must follow their guidance therefore, regrettably , the Paris trip in May 2020 will not go ahead as planned. We will write out ...

City of Edinburgh Council Update

The full outcome of the consultation report on the Proposal to Realign the Catchment Areas of Clovenstone Primary School, Sighthill Primary School and Wester Hailes Education Centre to Accomodate the Proposed Edinburgh Park and Curriemuirend Development Sites can be found on the Council's consultation website at