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Bulletin 1st April 2014 - 31st Mar, 2014

Student Council  Mr McKnight The S3 Student Council will meet period 2 in room 1/39 (not the meeting room) on Wednesday the 2nd of April    The S4 Student Council will meet period 4 in room 1/39 (not the meeting room) on Thursday the 3rd of April      There will be no other student council meetings until […]

Revision Support Materials produced by The National Parent Forum - 31st Mar, 2014

The National Parent Forum of Scotland has prepared a series of revision support materials for learners who are about to sit the new National 5 qualifications. The Revision in a Nutshell subject guides are designed to complement learning and revision in the classroom. Either visit www.parentforumscotland.org and click on the ‘For Learners’ tab or use […]

Bulletin Monday 31st March 2014 - 28th Mar, 2014

Edinburgh Guarantee Assemblies   Mrs Jarvis These assemblies will take place on the following mornings. They will be delivered within tutor time . Wed 2nd April     S4 Thurs 3rd April    S5 Fri 4th April           S6 Message for S6     Mr Rafferty S6 Function – 13/6/14 – full payment now due.   Please make remaining payments […]

Muffin Market – S1 Social Enterprise Event - 27th Mar, 2014

8 weeks ago the S1 ICT, FCT & RME classes started planning for their Social Enterprise event. The muffin market took place on Friday 21st March during interval. Each class set up their stall and sold the muffins that they had designed and made themselves. The class that made the highest profit was 1K, the […]

Bulletin 28th March 2014 - 27th Mar, 2014

Alternative Timetable Payment Reminder – S1-3      Mr Pye Payments are due to be paid in full. This can be paid in Cash/ Cheque on Friday morning in the concourse from 0815 – 0840. The cost of courses is on the parents information page of the website.  Cheques should be made payable to ‘Craigmount […]

Revision Support from Scholar - 27th Mar, 2014

With the exams rapidly approaching we know that students will want to do all they can to maximise the time they have left. Please follow the link below to access information about FREE revision support from Scholar.   Scholar_Revision_School_Dept_Course

Bulletin 27th March 2014 - 26th Mar, 2014

Mary’s Meals Back Pack Appeal    Mrs Jack Thanks so much to everyone who has already contributed to the Backpack Appeal.  There’s still time to fill a backpack or donate items such as toothpaste, soap, stationary etc.  For more details see the posters, talk to your RME teacher or visit the website http://www.marysmeals.org.uk/what-you-can-do/backpack-project/ Donations can be […]

Bulletin 26th March 2014 - 25th Mar, 2014

Transport Academies: Wednesday March 26th Return  taxi to take 5 students (Hospitality Year 1)  to Edinburgh College Granton on Wednesday March 26th. Details as follows:  picking up from Craigmount at 3.45, dropping students at EC Granton Road and then returning to collect the students from Granton at 9pm and dropping them back to Craigmount.   Lead […]

Bulletin Tuesday 25th March 2014 - 24th Mar, 2014

Transport Academies (Tuesday) 25th March   Mrs Morrison Return taxi to take 4 students (Hospitality Year 2)  to Edinburgh College Granton Details as follows:  pick up 2 students from Craigmount at 1.15, pick up 2 students from Royal High school,  drop all 4 students  at Edinburgh College Granton Road and then returning to collect the students […]

Bulletin 24th March - 21st Mar, 2014

S4 Students      Mr Lynch Are you currently in S4 and thinking of going to University beyond school to study Science , Engineering or Technology ? Are you interested in attending the Brightest Watts Summer Week at Heriot Watt University from Mon 21 – Fri 25 July 2014 ? See your Guidance teacher for […]

Bulletin 21st March 2014 - 20th Mar, 2014

S3 JET Application     Mrs Jarvis Reminder that JET application forms should be returned to Mrs Jarvis on Friday 21st March,  Interviews are on 27th March Careers Bulletin    Emma Matthews Careers Adviser A Modern Apprenticeship in Sports Development is currently being advertised by The City of Edinburgh Council. Start date July 2014. Look at myjobscotland.gov.uk for […]

Alternative Timetable 2014 - 20th Mar, 2014

Everything you need to know about The Alternative Timetable 2014. All courses have been allocated to students and can now be paid for. Find out more at the following link http://craigmounthighschool.co.uk/information-for-parents/alternative-timetable/      

There is no debate; our team was superb - 20th Mar, 2014

Craigmount has gained a place in the final of the Law Society Donald Dewar Memorial Debating Trophy which will take place in the main chamber of the Scottish Parliament on Thursday 12 June. The team (Liam Stewart and Michael Davidson) won through in the semi-final in Glasgow.

Comenius and Spring Fling - 20th Mar, 2014

There were so many great events last week it is hard to keep up. The Comenius visit and our Spring Fling went very well. More to follow.

Getting blood out of a … - 20th Mar, 2014

… sixth year has been easy again this year. Sixty blood donations from S6 of whom fifty five were new donors. Superb! Thanks to Mr Laurie for organising the event.

S1 Social Enterprise Event – Muffin Market Friday 21st March @ break - 19th Mar, 2014

The S1 ICT/FCT/RME social enterprise event is taking place on Friday 21st March in the concourse at break. The S1 students have been busy planning the event from deciding on company names and designing logos, to choosing types of muffins to make and sell, pricing and promotional material. Each class has chosen a local community project, […]

PEERS IN SCHOOLS VISIT FROM LORD HARDIE - 19th Mar, 2014

FRIDAY 14 MARCH 2014 Craigmount High School, Edinburgh hosted a talk from a member of the House of Lords on Friday 14 March 2014 to encourage students to engage more with the political and parliamentary process. Lord Hardie met with S6 Modern Studies students for an hour to talk about the work and role of […]

Sports Relief Friday 21 March - 19th Mar, 2014

Twelve hour sportathon (6am until 6pm). All encouraged to dress as a film/TV/cartoon character. Cash raised will go to Sports Relief and the Sick Kids Foundation. see http://www.edinburghsickkids.org/ and http://www.sportrelief.com/