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Headteacher: Pauline Allison
Eastwood Park
Livingston EH54 8PS
T. 01506 282155
F. 01506 282156
E. wldeans-chs@westlothian.org.uk

Homework Clubs for S1 and S2 Students

The Homework Club is on Tuesdays from 3.30 - 4.30pm for S1 students and Wednesdays from 3.30 - 4.30pm for S2 students.  Come along to the Library for a quiet place to do your homework, to use the computers or to get support from Angela Dickson (Support Assistant)  to help you complete your homework.  You can go along every week or just go when you need some support ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 12/10/2017 19:32 PM

Art and Design Twilight Class Information

Art and Design Twilight Class is on Mondays after school until 4:30pm.  All S3, 4 5 & 6 students welcome to come along to Art room 3. ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 12/10/2017 19:02 PM

Science Twilight Classes

Science Faculty Twilight Classes.   Biology All Higher Human - Monday 3:30pm,  Mr Elliott. All Higher Biology - Monday 3:30pm,  Mrs Clark. All National 5 - Tuesday 3:30pm,  Mrs McCallum.   Chemistry All Higher - Monday 3:30pm,  Mrs Clark. All Higher - Tuesday 3:30pm,  Mr Mclay. All National 5 - Thursday 3:30pm,  Mr Wright.   Physics All National 5 - Tuesday 3:30pm,  Mrs Walker. All ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 11/10/2017 16:28 PM

Charity Dress Down Day this Friday

On Friday there will be a dress down day for Jeans for Genes and Cancer Research, please bring in your £1 and give to your tutor teacher on Friday morning. Tutor teachers will have a money bag in their registers to collect the money in, then students from S4 will pop round to collect the bags. Any money which is forgotten on Friday will be collected after the holiday or passed on to Miss Tomney or Miss Edgar. ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 10/10/2017 16:08 PM

October Newsletter Information

A copy of our October Newsletter has been uploaded in the 'Newsletter' section in the 'School Information' tab at the top of the homepage. A copy is also being emailed out to parents/carers who have provided us with email addresses. If you need to update us with your email address please email:  wldeans-chs@westlothian.org.uk  (add your full name and the name/tutor group of your child to the email to allow us to update ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 09/10/2017 16:04 PM

Young Scot Youth Leadership Opportunity

Young Scot is currently recruiting for an exciting new 5Rights project about young people’s rights in the digital world, and I very much hope that this is something the young people at your school will be interested in participating.   Sexting, cyberbullying, catfishing, FOMO and digital footprints - these are just some of the topics and issues that the Young Scot 5Rights Youth Commission explored in their 15-month ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 09/10/2017 10:49 AM

S1 Student Council Election Results

Congratulations to Rebekah Douglas 1C2, Emma Cox 1H1, Kacie Walker 1H2, Lennon Gilmour 1H1, Adam Brown 1H1 and Callum Chambers 1H1 who were all elected to Student Council following the election on Thursday. Well done!   Details of the next meeting will be with you shortly. ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 02/10/2017 21:54 PM

Active Girls Day - Friday 6 October

Active Girls Day - Friday 12.30-2.30pm in the P.E. Dept.  Lots of sports on offer for all girls S1-6.  If you're interested see Mr Robertson or sign up on the street at break or lunchtime! ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 02/10/2017 21:48 PM

School of Rock Tickets Now On Sale

Deans Community High School presents School of Rock on Tuesday 10, Wednesday 11 and Thursday 12 October at 7.00pm in the Theatre.     Tickets are now on sale at reception.  Cash or cheque payable to 'Deans Community High School'.  Tickets are £5.00/£4.00 concessions.   ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 20/09/2017 16:25 PM

Chess Coaching Taster Session

Have a child who plays chess and want to learn some basics yourself? Already involved in running a school / junior chess club but want some tips / ideas? Considering getting involved with an existing school / junior chess club and want to learn a bit more? Keen to set up a new school / junior chess club and want some advice? Run by Sean Marsh of Chess in Schools and Communities Broughton High School EH4 1EG Sunday 8th October 2017 (at LJC ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 19/09/2017 10:56 AM

Parent Council Meeting - Tuesday 26 September

Parent Council Meetings are held monthly on Tuesday evenings. The next meeting is Tuesday 26 September from 6.00 - 7.00pm. New members are always welcome!     We have a very productive partnership with our parents and carers and actively encourage their involvement in the life and work of the school.  Our parent council are strong supporters of the school and engage in many events and fund raising activities, as well ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 19/09/2017 10:08 AM

September Newsletter Information

A copy of our September Newsletter has been uploaded in the 'Newsletter' section in the 'School Information' tab at the top of the homepage. A copy has also been emailed out to parents/carers who have provided us with email addresses. If you need to update us with your email address please email:  wldeans-chs@westlothian.org.uk  (add your full name and the name/tutor group of your child to the email to allow us to update ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 13/09/2017 16:36 PM

Mathletics Competition for Scottish Maths Week

A reminder to all S1 and S2 students that we are running a Mathletics competition all week, Monday 11th - Friday 15th September. This is Scottish Maths Week - a Government initiative to promote Maths and Numeracy skills across the country.   First prize is £25 and second prize is £15 (vouchers). All students should see their Maths teacher if they don't have their logins. The Maths dept will be open to all students at ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 11/09/2017 16:26 PM

Friday Night Project Starts Back This Week

The Friday Night Project will be starting up this Friday 15th September.  To welcome the new S1 students it will be a bouncy castle night!  Open from 7-9 pm.  It is free for S1-6 students.  All welcome...see you there! ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 11/09/2017 16:19 PM

Student Council Elections for S1 Students

S1 Student Council Elections are taking place on Thursday the 28 September. The Student Council are a group of S1 to S6 students who are elected by their peers to discuss matters in the school and organise student events and activities throughout the year.   If you would like to be elected to the Student Council then please speak to Mr Parsons, Mr Laurie or Miss Lindsay as soon as possible. They will issue you with a nomination form so ...Read More

Posted by: Alison | 11/09/2017 16:04 PM

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Assessment Week Timetables for S4/5/6

October Assessment Week Timetables have been issued.  The timetable is uploaded in the Student Information - Exam Information section of the website.  It is also available on the school ...Read More

No Short Tennis this Friday

Short Tennis is on a Friday After School.  All welcome! ...Read More

Handball Club - cancelled this week

The Handball Club is on from 3.30 - 4.45pm on Wednesdays.  ...Read More

Gymnastics Club - Cancelled this week

The after school gymnastics club is on Wednesdays from 3.30 - 4.45pm.  All students welcome! ...Read More

Music Camp Information

The final balance and EE2s are now due in for Music Camp by Friday 13th of October. Anyone without a Final letter or EE2 should see a Music teacher as soon as possible. ...Read More

Homework Club - Tuesdays in the Library

Come along to the Homework Club every Tuesday in the Library from 3.30 - 4.30pm.  Laptops and support available.  ...Read More

After School Basketball

Thursdays 15:30 - 16:45 in the Games Hall.  All welcome! ...Read More

Hockey on Thursdays after school

Come along to our Hockey after school club on Thursdays. ...Read More

Girls Football - Thursday After School

Girls football is on a Thursday after school. ...Read More

Rugby After School - Wednesdays

Rugby is outside on Wednesdays after school - everyone is welcome!  ...Read More

Table Tennis Club - Tuesday Lunchtime

Table Tennis Club is on Tuesday at lunchtime in the dance studio. ...Read More

After School Netball

The Netball club is on Tuesday from 3.30-4.45pm. ...Read More

Badminton Club Cancelled this Monday

The Badminton Club is on Monday after school.  All students welcome! ...Read More

After School Dance

After School Dance is on Mondays.  All welcome!  ...Read More

Science Club - Thursday After School

Come along to Chemistry 2 on Thursdays after school.  Science Club is for S1/2/3 pupils to get hands on with fun Science experiments you wouldn't normally see in class. Activities include ...Read More

Senior Brass Group

Senior Brass Group - Tuesday lunchtime S3-S6 ...Read More

Cluster Brass Band

The Cluster Brass Band is on Tuesdays, 3.30-5.00pm in the theatre.  Primary6 - Secondary. ...Read More

Senior Wind Band

Senior Wind Band (S1-6) is on Thursdays after school. 3.30-5.00pm in the theatre.   ...Read More

Remember to follow us on Twitter: @deanschs

Could students and parents/carers please remember to follow Deans Community High School on Twitter!  We share lots of reminders and other information on twitter with links to website updates ...Read More

Swimming After School

Our swimming pool is available for students to enjoy a free after school swim from 3.30 - 4.10pm, Monday - Thursday.  On Fridays the following free sessions are available:  12.30 - 1.15pm, ...Read More

24 Hour CCTV Cameras in Operation

Please note the school is covered inside and out by 24 hour CCTV cameras.  These cameras are monitored and record and store activity in and around the building. ...Read More


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