Parent Council

The Parents’ Association are the parents and carers of pupils at Penicuik High School.

Our role is to:

  • Support the school in its work with students
  • Represent the views of all parents
  • Encourage links between the school, parents, students and the wider community
  • Report back to all parents
  • Play a role in the appointment of the Head Teacher and Depute Head Teachers
  • Support the school during school inspections
  • Fulfill a fundraising role


There are lots of ways that parents, carers (or even grandparents) can get involved so please come along to a meeting, offer your support in any way you can and give us your ideas and feedback. You can do this at a meeting, via the school office, by joining the Penicuik High School Parents Association Facebook group or by emailing us at

Current office holders are: Pauline Kerr (Chair), Vacancy (Vice Chair), Chantal Geoghegan (Treasurer), Elke McHale-Smith (50:50 club), Lynsey Weir (Minute Clerk).

The dates for this academic year are: To be confirmed

These meeting are expected to be conducted via the ZOOM communication platform for the foreseeable future, to join a meeting send a request to prior to the meeting.


PHS-Constitution-2023-confirmed.pdf">phs constitution 2023 confirmed PHS PA Minutes 051023 AGM
PHS PA AGM Minutes 02/02/23

Other useful parent resources





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