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Fundraising for the School Council

Summer is sort of here – but don’t forget about fundraising for the School Council the easy way while you shop!

33 supporters have raised £113 for our school in the last few weeks – if you sign up too we can make a big impact!

It takes just a few minutes to join to start raising free donations for us simply by doing your shopping online with

There’s nearly 3,000 retailers to shop with including Amazon, Argos, ASDA, you can raise donations on everything from BBQs to a break at Butlins – and that’s just the tip of the alphabetic iceberg!

It really is as easy as A, B, C and doesn’t cost you anything! Join now ready for a summer filled with fundraising.

  1. 1. Go to
  2. 2. Sign up for free
  3. 3.  Get shopping – your donations will be collected by easyfundraising and automatically sent to Portobello High School Parent Council. It couldn’t be easier!

Happy fundraising – and thanks in advance from your Parent Council!

You can contact your Parent Council by email if you have any queries or want to keep in touch:

Donald McGregor – PHS Parent Council


Please see undernoted Summer Newsletter.

The staff would like to wish you all a very good summer holiday.

End of Term – SUMMER 2015


Please note that medication will not be carried by staff members in charge of or assisting with the Suspended Timetable events running from 23rd June to 25th June 2015.

If your child requires to take medication, this must be supplied by the parent / carer and carried by the pupil to self-administer.


We have been asked by the Council to advertise adventurous activities which will be running over the summer holidays from Bangholm.

These activities are aimed at P6 (Primary) and (S1 – S4) – Secondary pupils.

Please see undernoted flyer from the City of Edinburgh Council which gives more detail.





Top marks for new Portobello High School

A topping out ceremony to mark progress on the new Portobello High School has taken place today (Tuesday 16 June 2015).

NEW SCHOOLPortobello High School pupils join Head Teacher Peigi Macarthur and guests at the topping out

After many years of planning, and obstacles along the way, construction work started on the new school in October 2014 and is due to be completed next summer.

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