Welcome to the Boroughmuir High School website

Fortiter Et Recte!
Our vision is to ensure a confident, nurturing and inclusive learning community where all achieve their full potential and embrace life’s challenges.

We actively encourage you to find out more about us through these web pages. Please do contact the school if you require more information.

Latest News

Contacting Us – a handy reminder

Attendance – to let us know of a daily absence please notify us by 8.30am each day, providing pupil’s name, class and reason for absence using: The Report Absence Form on our website/useful links section. Planned absences ahead can also be requested using this form. Email us at Attendance@boroughmuir.edin.sch.uk.  Planned absences ahead can also be […]

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Edinburgh Leisure bookings for Club, Group or Organisation

The City of Edinburgh Council have recently asked Edinburgh Leisure to process block bookings for all High Schools.  This is a separate piece of work to the ongoing conversations about ‘operational transfer’ of High Schools to Edinburgh Leisure to operate community time (after 6.00pm weekdays, weekends and holiday periods). Accordingly, if you are a Club, […]

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Former Pupil – Nobel Prize Winner 2017

Dr Richard Henderson, a former pupil of Boroughmuir High School, who left in 1962, is a joint recipient of this year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry. He is one of 3 scientists who have shared this year’s award for their work on Cryo-Electron Microscopy. It is a fabulous personal achievement for Dr Henderson and one that […]

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SSA Dual Slalom Qualifier

A fabulous summery day at Hillend even though it was an autumnal September. Some great racing from our two Boroughmuir teams at the SSSA Dual Slalom Qualifier. The A team were just pipped at the post for 1st place by the Firhill Flyers and took a very well deserved 2nd place. Boroughmuir B took 3rd […]

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Parent and Carer Support and Information Sessions

Young People’s Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Issues These Support and Information Sessions are for Parents and Carers who wish more information or are concerned about their pre-teen or teenager’s Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health. Each monthly session has a different topic focus. There is also an opportunity for parents and carers to meet other […]

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