Staying Safe Online Advice for Students and Parents

Supporting your child in the safe and appropriate use of the internet can sometimes seem a daunting task. Did you know we have a ‘Staying Safe Online’ area of our website for young people and parents? Here you will find information, advice and support on the appropriate use of the internet and social media to make sure everyone stays safe online.

Staying Safe Online – advice for Young People
Staying Safe Online – advice for Parents

** The City of Edinburgh Council has released important advice on the video chat App ‘ooVoo’ which you can read here. (Updated May 2015)

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or are looking for further advice.

Tynecastle High School Summer Fair 2015

Tynecastle Fair Poster 2015Our annual Summer Fair in conjunction with Gorgie Dalry Gala Day will be on Saturday the 13th of June 2015, 12noon-3pm in the school. Admission is £1 for adults, under 18s go free.

The fair will include a variety of stall and activities such as the plant stall, handmade crafts, sponge the teacher, beat the goalie, home baking, nail bar, live music, swap shop and much more…

More about the bands that will be performing –

Would you like to run your own stall or know someone who would? Fill in the application form using the link below. All details on the form.
Booking Form for Stall at THS Summer Fair 2015

Bake-Off ChallengeSwapShop Following last year’s successful bake-off competition, we’re doing it again this year! Competition rules (including recipe and other essential information) and an entry form are available to download below. Wonderful prizes sponsored by Bia Bistrot and Lakeland! All the very best bakers!

THS Bake Off Competition Rules 2015
THS Bake Off Competition Entry Form 2015

Council Outdoor Learning Summer Programme

Outdoor Learning ProgrammeThe City of Edinburgh Council, Sports and Outdoor Learning Unit has a full programme of outdoor and adventurous activities taking place this Summer in Edinburgh. The programme starts on Monday 13th July and runs until Friday 14th August 2015. Sessions include: Archery, Bushcraft, Canoeing, Climbing, Dragon Boating, Elie Chain Walk, Geocaching, Gorge Walking, Hill Walking, Mountain Biking, Multi Activity Days

The programme is open to pupils from P6 – S4 and most sessions run from 10:00am – 4:00pm.

For more information and to book your place, please go to

or if you need additional information please contact Lynne Crawford on