Monthly Archives: November 2012

Nov 2012 – 90kg Rice Challenge

The 90kg Rice Challenge is a challenge to sell ninety bags of rice so we can send one child in Malawi to secondary school for a year. In Malawi, primary school is free, but secondary school is not. We are … Continue reading

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Nov 2012 – Upcoming events

Hi-Viz Day On Friday the 30th of November it is ‘Hi Viz’ Day. We have to dress up in BRIGHT clothing to promote road safety awareness. Please can you come to school in bright or luminous colours. Open Day On … Continue reading

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Nov 2012 – Children in Need

Nearly 2 weeks ago it was Children in Need.  Everyone dressed up as an animal or a mythical creature.  We had a special assembly – about 600 people in the hall all dressed up!  Thanks to everyone who donated money … Continue reading

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November 2012 – First Apple Discovered!

Grace, Jorgey and Ella were in the wildlife garden and found the first (but maybe not the biggest) apple we have seen in our garden.

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November 2012 – Update

Open Day This year we had more visitors than any other Edinburgh school for our open day. We had over 300 visitors come into the school to see the children’s work. Also the feedback from the parents about the P7 … Continue reading

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November 2012 – New High School Proposals

The City of Edinburgh are asking for the views and opinions of our parents regarding the New Portobello High School.  Letters have been sent to you regarding this. The views of the Towerbank School Council are shown  below along with … Continue reading

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