ESH Group interviews

Picture by Christian Cooksey/ on behalf of Esh Border Construction and Beattie Communications. For more information please contact David Walker @ Beattie on 01698 787848 Ash Border Construction held a day for school pupils to come and see what it is like to be interviewed for a job. The event was held at the Macdonald Houston House hotel near Livingston. The pupils from Forresters High School with John Moore from Esh Border Construction. All rights reserved. For full terms and conditions see

Well done to our senior students who took part in mock interviews last week in Livingston with the ESH Group as part of our pilot programme, Building My Skills.

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

Duke of Edinburgh’s Silver Award Group








The Duke of Edinburgh’s Silver Award Group undertook their Qualifying Expedition at the weekend. Their route started at Embleton Bay on the Northumbrian Coast and continued north to Berwick upon Tweed. A distance of approximately 57 kilometres was covered. Well done!

Congratulations Liam!

Film Award












Congratulations to Liam, one of our s6 leavers was nominated for several but won and was awarded “Best Film” in the Edinburgh Schools Film Competition 2016. He, his cast and crew collected their award at the Filmhouse this morning. This young man is one to watch, a star today and an even bigger star for the future. Well done Liam! You can watch his film by clicking on the link below.

Fixing The Pieces

Summer Holidays


Forrester High School will close for the summer holiday at 12noon on Thursday 30th June. Once again this has been a great year for our students with numerous achievements both in school and out of school – we have fantastic students who we are very proud of! Enjoy the holidays and we’ll see students back in school on Wednesday 17th August at 8.25am.

ELP Garden

weeds no weeds

ready to plant today







Well done to Miss Weatherston and her team of students who made a great job of sorting out the ELP Garden over the past couple of weeks. Some before and after pics… Super job!