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Parent Council – All welcome Parent Council – All welcome

The school Parent Council is open to all parents. The next meeting  will take place on Tuesday 27 October  7pm in the new Malala building library (entrance from Warrender Park Road). The agenda for the meeting will be available through the following link: All parents, carers and local elected officials are very welcome to… Continue Reading Parent Council – All welcome

Music: Instrumental Timetables Music: Instrumental Timetables

Click on the image for a link to timetables for instrumental lessons at JGHS          

Township Voices Township Voices

On Friday morning (21 August) our entire S1 and S2 were singing and dancing in the aisles of Marchmont St. Giles to the wonderful sounds of ‘Township Voices’. This choir has been performing at the Assembly Rooms during the Edinburgh Festival.  Our pupils were moved by the power and the emotions conveyed by this wonderful… Continue Reading Township Voices

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Dress code Survey Data

Posted on Sep 18, 2015 | No Comments

At the Parent Council Meeting on Tuesday 15 September, Eilidh Grant from our Maths department, presented a summary of the data we gathered during our recent consultation on school dress code for pupils. This link allows you to view the slides shown.In excess of 1850 responses were received. Thank you to everyone who took the… Continue Reading Dress code Survey Data

Draft National Improvement Framework

Posted on Sep 2, 2015 | No Comments

This document from the Scottish Government signposts what will undoubtedly be the direction of travel for all Scottish schools over the next few years.This work will build on progres made in implementing ‘Curriculum for Excellence’ in recent years.   Draft National Improvement Framework

S1 – Applications for Instrumental Lessons

Posted on Sep 1, 2015 | No Comments

All S1 pupils will be given letters detailing how to apply for instrumental lessons at the S1 assembly on Wednesday 2nd September. The attached form must be completed, signed and returned next week at meetings with instrumental instructors on the following days (meetings will take place in Room B1, Bruntsfield House at 1.15pm): Monday 7th September… Continue Reading S1 – Applications for Instrumental Lessons