2nd Year Student Scores Quickest Goal

Maclachlan goal

Broughton 2nd year student, Louis Maclachlan, played with the under 14s Spartans Youth Team in the U14 Scottish Cup Final against St Andrews Boys Club, on Saturday 19 May, and they won 4-0.

Louis shot directly from the kick-off line and scored the quickest goal in Youth Cup history in 3.6 seconds.  He was awarded Man of the Match. 

Congratulations Louis! 

Information for Pupils/Parents

Reminder that next week is a normal school week. Monday, 28 May, is not a holiday.


Information on how Broughton manages pupil data in school is available now.

MSP Visit

Kezia Dugdale, MSP, visited Broughton on Thursday 10 May to attend a debate by the school debating team.

Trainee Project Engineer opportunity

Servest Arthur McKay is a Building Services company based in Bilston Glen Industrial Estate, Loanhead, and they have an exciting opportunity starting in September 2018.

They are looking to recruit two Trainee Project Engineers (Mechanical Division) within the office.  The successful applicants will be predominantly based in their Mechanical Projects department in their office, however, they will rotate between the Projects, Design and Estimating departments for further learning. The role will require working closely with a Project Manager to allow the individuals to gain knowledge and experience to assist in the successful delivery of Mechanical and Electrical projects from the initial design and survey stage right through until client project hangover. Upon completion of their one year office learning, there will be an opportunity to further develop their learning into undertaking an HNC in Building Services Engineering.

This is a great opportunity for a pupil, either school leavers or going in to S6, who has an interest in engineering or technical services.

The job description indicates that desirable qualifications for the candidate would be:

  • · Higher Maths
  • · Higher English
  • · Higher Physics or Technical Studies
  • · Good computing skills with knowledge of Excel & Word

Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further information and on how to apply.


Debating Success for Broughton High

On Monday 14 May our Broughton Debaters flew to London to compete in the Debate Mate UDL 2018 finals.  After a series of rounds held in February and May, Broughton was ranked #1 in Scotland and #10 nationally - with around 250 schools competing from all over the UK.

Knockout rounds concluded in The House of Lords, Westminster with Broughton coming 3rd on the National League Table (after Sydenham School and Cardinal Pole School in London). 

Congratulations to the team.

Hotelier Programme Opportunities

Macdonald Hotels & Resorts Hotelier programme is aimed at school leavers aged 16-19 starting a career in hospitality who have the potential, aspiration and drive to secure a Supervisor position on completion of the programme, with the opportunity to join in June.

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