Singing Workshop for Children’s Mental Health Week

Come and join a singing workshop on Monday 5th February 3.30pm-4.30pm at Tynecastle High School, in celebration of Children’s Mental Health Week. No singing or musical experience needed, everybody welcome!

Children’s Mental Health Week (5-11 Feb 2018) is an annual campaign to raise awareness of children and young people’s mental health. This year’s theme is ‘Being Ourselves’, and what better way to express ourselves than through music? This event is free and open to everybody in the Tynecastle High School community: students, parents and carers, school staff, and also those in our cluster primary schools (Dalry, Balgreen, Stenhouse and Craiglockhart).

Singing will be led by Caro Overy. Caro is a choir leader, singer, and songwriter who enjoys sharing songs old and new from around the world to help people connect and have fun through singing. She is a trained Natural Voice practitioner with experience in a range of community and healthcare settings, and leads Edinburgh’s folk and roots community choir Castle Chorus.

For more information about this event, please contact Sarah Haywood (Place2Be School Project Manager) but please do just come along!

For more information about Children’s Mental Health Week (and how you can get involved), visit https://www.childrensmentalhealthweek.org.uk/

Business Links Newsletter 2

Here is the December edition of our Business Links newsletter. At Tynecastle High School, we have many valuable partnerships with business and industry. Our Business Links newsletter showcases some of the fantastic work which happens in our school, with the help of our business partnerships, to benefit our students and school community. Swipe or scroll down on the newsletter below to view the latest updates.

Tynecastle News November 2017

Tap or click here to read the November 2017 edition of Tynecastle News

Another busy and very productive month here at Tynecastle, with a well-earned rest for most during the October break and two very exciting opportunities for students and staff who were on the Science Florida Trip and the Performance Football Trip to Madrid. While focusing very much on Parents’ Nights, reporting and ensuring that our students are working to potential, we are also very much looking forward to our Place2Be Event, Book Week and the Locality Dance Show over the coming weeks. I hope to see you at these and other events. Hazel Kinnear, Head Teacher

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