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Diversecity 2017

Friday 16th and Saturday 17th June 2017 at 7pm. Performing Arts Theatre – Muriel Spark Building Tickets priced: Adults £7.50 and Students £5 Tickets are available to purchase in advance at break and lunchtimes in the Forum from Monday 12th June. ‘Diversecity’ is a whole school celebration of the diverse cultures that exist within the… Continue Reading Diversecity 2017

Display at Gardening Scotland 3 and 4 June 2017

I’m delighted that JGHS newly formed Gardening society was invited to exhibit our newly built plant display at Ingliston on the weekend of 3 and 4 June. Well done to our Eco team led by Mrs Norton for their efforts in building such a splendid structure!

Updated Homework Policy (March 2017)

Homework is work assigned to be done outside the classroom, usually at home or in a study club… Homework Policy March 2017

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Young Musician’s Passport

Posted on Jun 15, 2017 | No Comments

Every year the Edinburgh International Festival gives away over 1000 free concert tickets to Young Musician’s Passport holders. If you are learning to play an instrument, or are part of an orchestra or a choir, you can sign up for a Young Musician’s Passport and choose from over 40 exhilarating live concerts. Young Musician’s Passport… Continue Reading Young Musician’s Passport

Pupil Logo Competition: Health and Wellbeing

Posted on May 11, 2017 | No Comments

James Gillespie’s High School are looking for young, creative minds to design our new ‘health and wellbeing’ logo. The winner’s design will be used to represent all things health and wellbeing related for years to come and will hopefully allow pupils, parents and staff to identify where these issues are addressed across Gillespie’s. Literacy at… Continue Reading Pupil Logo Competition: Health and Wellbeing