P7- S1 Transition 2022

Welcome to St Augustine’s RC High School. We are delighted to hear that you are joining us in August 2022 and look forward to meeting you soon.

We are absolutely delighted to have an in person, face-to-face three day visit on Tuesday 14th, Wednesday 15th and Thursday 16th June and more information on this will be sent to your Primary Schools and your parents/ carers.

In the meantime, you might wish to look at some of the information on this page or just have a general look around the website as well.

LipDub video / virtual tour of the school can be found here on YouTube.v=btUPxCuoRyg

You may also find the BBC Bitesize – Starting Secondary School website helpful.

Please do not hesitate to contact the school if you have any questions.

Uniform and Transport

Uniform consists of black trousers or skirt, a white blouse/ shirt and a school tie. Pupils will be gifted one tie at the end of transition visit; however if you wish to purchase more at a cost of £7.50, they are available from the school office. If you require any support with uniform, please contact Claire Gibson, our family liaison officer. You should also apply for Free school meals, milk and school clothing grants – The City of Edinburgh Council if you think you are entitled to them for the new session.

You can Apply for free school transport – The City of Edinburgh Council if you live 3 miles from school for a school bus. However, free transport is provided for all 5-21 year olds and you can apply at Save Money on Travel With Your Young Scot Card | Young Scot .

Information for Parents

A Parents’ Evening will be held on Wednesday 15th June at 7pm, to which all parents and carers are invited. You will be introduced to a range of staff and find out lots of helpful information on supporting your child’s literacy, numeracy and health and wellbeing throughout St. Augustine’s.

Please see the links above for applying for free transport, school buses and free school meals and uniform grants.

Further information and supports for parents/ carers can be found on our Parent/ Carer page of our website or some more specific supports for our BAME/ POC families are also available here.

You may also find the supports on our mental health and wellbeing supports useful.