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Latest News



visit to the Forth Replacement Crossing

  The Design and Engineering Department organised a recent visit to the Forth Replacement Crossing Education Centre for all 32 National 5 Engineering Science students. This was designed to help broaden their depth of learning for the context and challenges unit. The trip started at the Contact and Education Centre which serves as a focal […]

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Debating Club News

Well done to S5 pupils Jess  McGhee, and Alisa Matyunina who took part in The Donald Dewar Memorial Tournament held at the Royal High School on Tuesday 26th January. Jess and Alisa had the task of arguing for the motion that “Compensation should be paid for past injustices”. The girls gave an excellent performance, however […]

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Calling all Scientists….

Calling all Scientists…. Does your career involve medicine, engineering, health, forensics, technology, biology, chemistry, physics or maths? Or Are you a former pupil of Boroughmuir and are currently studying a STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) based degree/HND/HNC? If so, Boroughmuir High School needs you! Boroughmuir Science department are going to be running a science […]

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Ciara needs your votes!

Ciara Porter has won a place in the final of ‘Junk Kouture’ – a national fashion and costume design competition for young people –  with her Costume design (made from recycled curtains) She will be taking part in the finals at Glasgow Royal Concert hall on Friday 5th Feb where one of the judges will […]

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