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The following activities in Suspended Timetable have some limited spaces available.

Only pupils who HAVE NOT already signed up for an activity should go and see Mr Mackenzie in Room 8.05 for a form and further details.

The activities are:

  • Alton Towers
  • Animania
  • Comic Madness
  • Explore Edinburgh
  • Football Frenzy
  • Thorpe Park
  • Wet ‘n’ Wild

Pupils who have signed up for an activity should not be pulling out unless they have exceptional circumstances for doing so.

Pupils pulling out of activities has a direct impact on trips and can jeopardises the entire Suspended Timetable programme from running.

Mr Mackenzie, Suspended Timetable Co-ordinator

Out of School Care Survey

The City of Edinburgh Council is committed to supporting the development of childcare services including breakfast clubs, after school clubs and holiday provision across the city.  It is currently engaging in a process of consultation to ensure that it plans future services effectively.

The City would like as many parents and carers as possible to express their views.

If you would like to take part in the survey please note the attachment.

Out of School Care Survey briefing v1 (2)



  • Views welcomed  by Wednesday 27 May 2015

Catchment Review for Towerbank Primary School: Statutory Consultation Period

Please note the attached documentation relating to  catchment proposals for Towerbank Primary School.

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S4 In-School Programme (11th – 29th May 2015)

**  The undernoted information does not apply to pupils sitting 3 or more National 5 exams  **

Arrangements have been put in place for the S4 pupils who will be attending school during the National Examination Diet.

The pupils have been in their normal time-tabled classes last week and this week to allow for completion of courses. As of Monday 11th May youngsters involved will follow the programme detailed below, apart from on days where they may have an exam or allocated study leave. In addition, some pupils have also signed up for taster sessions at Edinburgh College.

Pupils involved should report to Brunstane at 10am on Monday (11th May) to be registered.

Please see undernoted link

Programme Details

The City of Edinburgh Council, Sports and Outdoor Learning Unit

The City of Edinburgh Council, Sports and Outdoor Learning Unit are launching their Summer 2015 school holiday programme.  Five weeks of outdoor and adventurous activities are available to pupils P6 – S4.

All sessions start in Edinburgh and activities include –

  • Archery
  • Bushcraft
  • Canoeing
  • Climbing
  • Dragon Boating
  • Elie Chain Walk
  • Geocaching
  • Gorge Walking
  • Hill Walking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Multi Activity Days

Detailed session information and booking detail are online. I have attached an electronic flyer for information.

E-Flyer – Summer Outdoor Learning Programme 2015