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Ice Alert for Pentland Hills

Please be aware that an Ice Alert has now been activated for the Pentland Hills Regional Park. The Reservoirs are starting to freeze over and are very unstable with areas of thick and thin ice.


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Senior Course Choice Booklet

Our Senior Course Choice Booklet for courses available in session 2019-20 is now available under our learning & teaching > course choice section of the website. A copy of the letter with key dates has gone home today via GroupCall, our school app and a link to the letter is also included below.

Senior School Coursing invite letter to parents

S2 into S3 Course Choice information Evening

On Thursday 17th January, we have an S2  Parents’ Information Evening in our Assembly Hall, 6.00 – 7.00pm.  Senior staff will talk about the various courses on offer and the course choice process for young people moving into S3 in Session 2019-20. 

Learning Review Booklet for S2 2019-2020

End of Term and Christmas Jumper Friday

A reminder to all students, parents and families that we finish for the Christmas Holidays on Friday 21st December at 12 noon.

Our Student Voice team would like to mark the last day of term as a Christmas Jumper Day. Students are encouraged to wear a Christmas jumper or just something christmassy with their uniform. Our senior students will collect voluntary donations as follows:

Small cash donation towards the Social Bite


Donation of an item of food towards the food bank.

We wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and best wishes for 2019!

Please note – Students return to school on Wednesday 9th January at 8.25am.

Forrester High School Christmas News Letter 2018




S1 Numeracy Post Box Competition

The winner of the S1 Numeracy post box panel competition 2018/19 is:

Robyn Doyle 1T2

Well done!!

S1 Passport Challenge

The winner of the S1 Literacy, Numeracy and Health and wellbeing passport competition is Alisha Tabassum 1B2.

Well Done!!

Duke of Edinburgh Success!

Well done to current and former students who achieved their Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award on Wednesday 5th December 2018. They attended City Chambers Ceremony and were given their award by the Director of DofE.

Taylor Fairgrieve S5

Bethanny Harrison

Arron Illingworth

Kirsty Dingwall S5

Lauren Bevis S5