North Berwick High School A GSG School
- North Berwick High School
- Head: Mrs Lauren Rodger
- T 01620 894661
- F 01620 895495
- E northberwick.h…cschool.org.uk
- W www.northberwickhigh.net
- A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 11 to 18
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: East Lothian
- Pupils: 880
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
What The Good Schools Guide says..
Pupils take real responsibility in school, as heads of school, and of houses, as prefects, as mentors for younger pupils and as representatives to the community. Head boy/girl elected annually by pretty stringent process. An onerous task – they have...
What the school says...
North Berwick High School serves the town of North Berwick and the local community. It has a very good academic record and boasts a wide range of extra-curricular activities.
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What The Good Schools Guide saysPupils take real responsibility in school, as heads of school, and of houses, as prefects, as mentors for younger pupils and as representatives to the community. Head boy/girl elected annually by pretty stringent process. An onerous task – they have to do the Burns' Night supper at the local Marine Hotel, which brushes up their public speaking...
Since 2013, Mrs Lauren Rodger MA PGCE. A former pupil of North Berwick High, she studied English at Aberdeen University, then did PGCE at Manchester. Head of English at St Margaret's School in Edinburgh for eight years and was chair of the SCIS English professional development group. Achieved the Scottish Qualification for Headship in 2006 and was depute head teacher at North Berwick High for seven years. Occasionally teaches English and regularly takes a leadership class for senior...
Special Education Needs
North Berwick High School aims to be an inclusive one, one which meets the needs of all its children. We offer a range of services to support our most vulnerable pupils. We have two Support Bases, one aimed at pupils with pronounced Additional Support Needs and the other aimed at supporting pupils in their work in a variety of ways. We offer support in a variety of ways: in-class support from Support Staff (both teachers and auxiliary staff); small-group tutorial work; paired reading with senior students; extra support in class from senior students and ongoing development of the curriculum in all departments. 09-09
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory||Y|
|Has SEN unit or class|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|