Edinburgh schools rock Holyrood

Rock HolyroodThe Edinburgh Schools Rock Ensemble (ESRE) performed at Holyrood on 7 October, at an event sponsored by Anne McTaggart MSP, to celebrate the important contribution made to the economy by musicians. You can read about the event here


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P.T.A. Quiz Night

Tickets are now on sale for the quiz night hosted by the Head Team.

Priced at £3 each this is a fun evening for all the family.

Teams should be 2 to 6 people although you don’t have to come as a team to join in.

Please note tickets are only available from the school office and when buying tickets you / your child will be asked to submit a team name.

Cheques for tickets should be made payable to Boroughmuir High School Parent Council

S4/5/6 students can attend unaccompanied although those in lower years don’t have to sit or be in the same team as a parent but there needs to be one with them.

We look forward to seeing you all then.

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Holocaust Educational Trust

DSC_0037Boroughmuir staff and 2014-15 S6 pupil Alice (pictured) pose with the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, during the Holocaust Educational Trust’s reception at the Scottish Parliament on Tuesday 3rd November. HET Ambassadors from across Scotland were present to hear reflections from current regional ambassadors who’d made the one day trip to Auschwitz last year. Their talks reminded everyone of the educational importance of the annual trips. The FM made it as clear as she could that government subsidy funding would continue in future years. This year, a further two S6 pupils from Boroughmuir, Lauren and Oliwia, travelled to Auschwitz as part of the HET project, Learning from Auschwitz.


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Quiz Night

Donations are now being sought for the food and drink prize hampers for quiz night.  There are two winning teams; one adult and one children’s.

We are also seeking donations for a raffle – do you  work for  / own a company which would be willing to donate something? All contributions are gratefully received.

Donations for the hampers and raffle can be handed into the school office or contact a PTA member and we will collect it.

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