School Holiday payments & Scottish Child Bridging Payments

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The Scottish Government funds additional payments for families with an income-based eligibility to Free School Meals. They are free school meals payments during school holidays and Scottish Child Bridging Payments. If you have applied for and been awarded free school meals and a clothing grant, payment will be made automatically using the payment details we currently hold for you. You do not ...

PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT AND ENGAGEMENT (PIE) CENSUS

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Click Here to Take the Schools Survey  https://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/edinpie/                                  Or use the QR code below to access the survey.          Completion time is around 10 minutes.For many years, schools have been surveying their parents, seeking their views on many aspects of school life and using this information to make improvements. This is a central feature of school improvement planning, providing ...

S3 into S4 Course Choice Booklet

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We have now launched our 2022 S3 into S4 Course Choice booklet. Course Choice forms will be completed in school with 1:1 support for every pupil. Every S3 pupil and parent/carer should carefully review the booklet in advance of the Course Choice form completion in school on 1st March 2022.

How to have meaningful career conversations with young people – Thursday 27 January 2022

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Skills Development Scotland (SDS) is delivering a nationwide webinar to parents and carers on ‘How to have meaningful career conversations with your young person’.  The webinar is on Thursday the 27th of January at 6.30pm Careers Advisers, Kay Hume and Mhairi Galashan, from Skills Development Scotland will talk about the key things to remember in steering ...

Recruitment and Selection Training for Parents

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Help us Recruit Senior Teachers Members of parent councils can get involved in helping the school to recruit their principal, depute head and head teachers. If you would like to do this you must be trained.  Courses There are courses being run from 6:30pm to 7:30pm via Microsoft Teams, please see links to the MS Teams invite in the ...

S2 into S3 Course Choice

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At the start of February all S2 pupils will have a Course Choice interview with Miss Walker (DHT) to discuss their subjects for S3 and complete their online course choice form. To prepare them for this the S2 into S3 course choice booklet is now available online for pupils and parents to read about how important ...

Headteacher’s Update 05.01.22

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Dear parent carer, First of all I want to wish you and your family a Happy New Year and best wishes for 2022. As you will know there have been several updates on COVID over the festive period concluding in the First Minister’s briefing today. Many of the same mitigations remain in place in our school ...

Prelims 2022

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A reminder that our SQA prelim diet will commence 17th January 2022. Senior Phase pupils sit prelim exams at levels National 5 and Higher. Assessments for National 4 and National 3 are completed in class time. Prelim Pupil 2022 If you have any queries about the exam timetable please contact Miss Dancer on 0131 442 2201. ...

Headteacher Update 10.12.2021

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Dear Parent/Carer As always I hope this finds you and your family well. I am writing to you to highlight the arrangements of the last week of term. As you know school closes on Friday 17th December 2021 at 1200 and reopens on Thursday 6th January 2022. Pupils will be able to gain their school lunch ...