Edinburgh Guarantee Opportunities Bulletin

Please click on the link below to access the latest career opportunities for our young people in Edinburgh. You can keep up to date with all the latest information regarding career opportunities in our Pupil Support Leaders section of the Web Site.

Edinburgh Guarantee Opportunities Bulletin

Home Study Policy

Home Study

We have recently revised our Home Study Policy and also updated our Departmental Outlines for Home Study which help parents/carers identify what is required and how often to expect it. You can find this information by clicking on the Learning & Teaching tab on our homepage, followed by Home Study.

Reflections on New York Trip

New York

An early morning flight saw us depart from Edinburgh Airport and arrive in JFK Airport in the afternoon. First stop after checking into the hotel was the bright lights of Times Square and dinner at Planet Hollywood.

Day 2 was a Circle Line boat cruise around the island where we saw the city from a different perspective. We went under the famous Brooklyn Bridge, saw the Statue of Liberty and the new Freedom Tower at Ground Zero.

We then had our first subway trip down to the financial district to meet our guide for our walking tour, which took in the Federal Reserve Bank, the Sock Exchange and Ground Zero. It was then quickly back on the subway for a visit up the Empire State Building for some breath-taking views.


Silver Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Group

Silver group

The Silver Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Group completed their Qualifying Expedition over the weekend. It took place in the Lammermuir Hills. They walked from near Lauder to a village in East Lothian called Gifford and covered a total of 51 kilometres in all. They all passed and were complimented on their slick navigation and campcraft skills. It was a memorable weekend with some lovely weather and scenery.

Young Driver’s Event

Young Driver's Event

All S6 students will be attending the Edinburgh Young Driver’s Event at the Corn Exchange on the morning of Thursday 1st October. A Letter is on it’s way to all parents/carers.

ePraise Leaderboard

epraise September 2015

Burns House still in the overall lead with ePraise points. Well done folks!