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

P7 Open Afternoon

Staff and pupils are all looking forward to welcoming our P7s and parents to Boroughmuir on Friday 27th October.  Our afternoon begins at 1.30pm in the Atrium with Mr Dempster, Miss Presly and pupils.  We also have a tour of departments organised until 3pm and then an opportunity to revisit departments until 3.30pm finish.

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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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