Open Evening 2017

Our open evening this year is tonight, Thursday the 21st of September, from 6pm-8pm in the school. It is open to all, especially pupils and their families in P5, 6 and 7 who would like to find out more about the school. Come and have a look around our wonderful facilities, meet our fantastic teachers, support staff and students. We look forward to seeing you there.

Hazel Kinnear
Head Teacher

Senior Phase Tracking Reports

The first of our new Senior Phase Tracking Reports is issued today to S4, 5 and 6 students.  Here is a link to the letter which accompanies the reports:
Senior Phase Tracking and Monitoring Letter September 2017

Information about the courses being studied by your child can be found on the Faculty pages of our school website, which can be found using the ‘Faculties’ menu above or by tapping or clicking here.

Thank you for working in partnership with us to make your child’s learning as successful as possible. If you have any further questions about any of this information, or any other aspect of your child’s progress, please do not hesitate to contact their Support for Pupils teacher:

Braemar: Ms Louise Moultray louise.moultray@tynecastle.edin.sch.uk
Dunvegan: Mr Ross Rahimian ross.rahimian@tynecastle.edin.sch.uk
Tantallon: Mr Oliver Cook oliver.cook@tynecastle.edin.sch.uk

We also welcome your feedback in regard to our new approach to reporting on your child’s progress.

Yours faithfully
Mrs Angela Bell
Year Head S4, S5 and S6
angela.bell@tynecastle.edin.sch.uk

Tynecastle Sport Clubs & Active Schools

Tynecastle Sport Clubs Flyer 2017The Tynecastle Sport Clubs for 2017-18 are now available to view on our website. You can see the clubs by tapping or clicking on the image on the right.

A message from Ricky Karoyan, our Active Schools Co-ordinator –
“Hello!  My name is Ricky Karoyan and I am the Active Schools Co-ordinator fo
r Tynecastle High School and cluster Primary schools. I am based in the Music base so please come and say hello on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. I aim to offer lots of fun and different sports/activity sessions which will appeal to the wide range of interests that we have in the school population. I can also offer great volunteer opportunities within the school where pupils/parents/staff can assist with or lead sessions where you can access our ‘Fit to Coach programme’. Please get in touch if you would like me to introduce a new club or if you would like to get involved in our programme in any way.”

You can email Ricky at Ricky.1.Karoyan@ea.edin.sch.uk

About Active Schools
sportscotland works in partnership with the City of Edinburgh Council to invest in and support the Active Schools team, who work with primary, secondary and special schools in Edinburgh.

Active Schools aims to provide more and higher quality opportunities for children to participate in sport before and after school and at lunch times. A range of volunteers and coaches, including teachers, parents, coaches and young leaders, deliver the activities.

Active Schools works with organisations and individuals, including PE staff, sports development officers and local clubs, to provide a wide range of opportunities connected to physical education, school sport and club sport.

Read more about the role of Active Schools in their Active Schools Booklet by following this link.