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The “Unison” strike action has been CANCELLED – Portobello High School will be open as normal on Tuesday, 21st October 2014.

Portobello World War One commemoration event.

Portobello World War One commemoration event.


Tuesday 11th November


Event from 7pm – 8pm


(Refreshments and chance to view the exhibition of students work from 6.30pm).


The School That Went To War – BBC Radio Scotland

A group of students have been working with the BBC to create a five series radio show about Portobello High School and the First World War.


The programmes will air on BBC Radio Scotland (92 – 95 fm) on the following dates:


Prog 1: Monday 13thOctober @ 1.30 pm – 2 pm

Prog 2: Monday 20thOctober @ 1.30 pm – 2 pm

Prog 3: Monday 27thOctober @ 1.30 pm – 2 pm

Prog 4: Monday 3rdNovember @ 1.30 pm – 2 pm

Prog 5: Monday 10thNovember @ 1.30 pm – 2 pm




S1 and S2 pupils (Current)


Ski in the French Alps for 6 days in January 2016

Information sheets from Mr Webster, Maths Teacher, Room 103




European Day of Languages


European Day of Languages (26th September) is an annual celebration of all languages that takes place throughout Europe. The Modern Languages department of Portobello High encouraged pupils to participate this year by focussing on a topic loved throughout the world: food! Pupils researched foods and dishes from all different countries around the world and how you would tell someone to enjoy their meal in the language of that country.

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