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Proposed Design for New School
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S1-S3 West Calder High School Art and Design pupils
exhibit at The Regal Cinema, Bathgate.

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50th Anniversary Flower Bed

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Gold Ties for Team Jak

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WCHS Mitsubishi Electric Pump it up Challenge Finalists

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RMPS Samye Ling Trip 2016

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West Calder High School 11th PALS Battalion 'B' Company
at the 51st Highland Divisions monument at the Somme

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S3 Geology Elective visit new West Calder High School Site

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WCHS students attend Scottish Opera's production of 'Rusalka'.

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Two Senior West Calder pupils performed as part of the
West Lothian Jazz Band in the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.

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S1 Pupils visit Digital World at Dynamic Earth Edinburgh

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S6 enjoyed an afternoon of energetic fun and games
This was followed by a leavers assembly with awards and prizes

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S2 pupils enjoyed sampling the German food that they have been
learning about in Modern Languages

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S4 Pupils Took part in Pathways to Success Thinking Skills Course
All achieved SCQF Level 5 Delivered by PITSTOP

Welcome to the WCHS website

I am delighted to welcome you to West Calder High School’s website.  Whether you are visiting for the first time or are a regular visitor, I hope you find this website useful and informative and that it provides a flavour of the achievements, opportunities and experiences we offer our pupils.

At West Calder High School we value our learning, our relationships and our positive attitudes and we work continuously with our pupils, parents and partners in an effort to get it right for every child.

We aim to ensure that all of our students leave school not only with the best possible academic qualifications but also with the resilience and confidence required to be successful in further and higher education and in the world of work. We have a wide range of curricular and extra-curricular opportunities offered by our staff and through excellent partnership working.

We are extremely proud of our pupils, their successes and achievements and their desire to continue to develop new skills and experiences and to help others.

We hope you enjoy looking through our site and finding out more about our school. We have an open door policy and all members of our school community are welcome to contact us at any time for further information or assistance.

Please use the Contact page to get in touch with us if you would like to ask a question or suggest other items for inclusion.

 

Miss Lisa Grubb
Headteacher (Acting)

Latest News

Pupil Circular - week beginning 20 February

The pupil circular for the week beginning 20 February can be viewed here.

Winter Newsletter

The Winter Newsletter can be viewed here.

West Calder High School Bus Timetable

The link will take parents to the bus routes for WCHS Bus Timetable 

Threat Update at West Calder High School

In common with a number of schools across the UK, Bankton Primary School in Livingston received a threatening phone call this morning (Tuesday, 24 May).

“In consultation with Police Scotland, the school followed their emergency plan to calmly evacuate the school as a precaution. Pupils returned to the school a short time later after police had checked the school and declared it safe.

There has been no threat to West Calder High School at this time.

The school has robust procedures in place should any concern arise.

Lisa Grubb

Headteacher (Acting)

 

 

 

New School Buildings

Computer generated images of the new school building can be viewed here.

Important Information

LGBT Youth Scotland & Stonewall

    LGBT Youth Link             Stonewall Link

Snippets 21 February 2017

View Here: Snippets

 

S2 into S3 Personalisation and Choice

Course Choice Meeting Letter

S3 Personalisation and Choice 2017-18

S3 Personalisation Choice Form 2017-18

Senior Phase (S4-6) Course Choice

Course choice Meeting Letter

S4 Course Choice Form 2017-18

S5 S6 Course Choice Form 2017-18

Senior Course Choice Information 2017-18