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Spring Concert – congratulations and thanks. - 30th Apr, 2014

Congratulations to all our young musicians from Craigmount and from our Primary Schools who performed so well, and thoroughly entertained us during last night’s Spring Concert. Thank you to the senior musicians for their help in supporting this event. Also, thank you to our instrumental staff for their hard work, dedication and outstanding rapport with students which has clearly had […]

Bulletin 1st May 2014 - 30th Apr, 2014

S3 Volunteers   Dr Campbell I need a number of sensible, intelligent S3 students to help with the Parent Council Stall at Corstorphine Fair on Saturday 7 June (morning or afternoon). If you are interested, please put your name and tutor group on a piece of paper and give it to Mrs Ferguson or myself. […]

Bulletin 30th April 2014 - 29th Apr, 2014

S3 Volunteers   Dr Campbell I need a number of sensible, intelligent S3 students to help with the Parent Council Stall at Corstorphine Fair on Saturday 7 June (morning or afternoon). If you are interested, please put your name and tutor group on a piece of paper and give it to Mrs Ferguson or myself. […]

Bulletin 29th April 2014 - 28th Apr, 2014

Music Tour Polo Shirts    Mr Laurie Polo shirts are now available for collection from Mr Laurie in PE. A payment of £15 is required for each shirt ordered. Dance       Miss Mackay As part of the 2014 Commonwealth Games, Creative Scotland has launched Get Scotland Dancing. There are many dance events including Ceilidhs, Workshops, Flashmobs and […]

Bulletin 28th April 2014 - 25th Apr, 2014

Music Tour Polo Shirts    Mr Laurie Polo shirts are now available for collection from Mr Laurie in PE. A payment of £15 is required for each shirt ordered. Dance       Miss Mackay As part of the 2014 Commonwealth Games, Creative Scotland has launched Get Scotland Dancing. There are many dance events including Ceilidhs, Workshops, Flashmobs and […]

Bulletin 25th April 2014 - 24th Apr, 2014

S5 and S6       Mrs Main The bus and taxis for college and dance finish this week. During exam leave, students should still attend college until their classes finish and/or they are instructed by lecturers. Students should make their own way to and from college. CRAIGMOUNT JUNIOR BIG BAND There will be a […]

Bulletin 24th April 2014 - 23rd Apr, 2014

Transport Academies: Friday April 25th Taxi 1 –  to pick up 3 students (Hosp 2 & Media) from Craigmount at 12.00 , then pick up 2 students from Royal High and drop all 5 students at QMU Musselburgh.  Return to pick back up 5 students from QMU at 4.30 and drop all back to  their respective […]

Why Do I Succeed? - 23rd Apr, 2014

pic.twitter.com/pULqYGGYDx — Andy Murray (@andy_murray) April 3, 2014 S4/5 & 6 students going on study leave, you may not have such a dramatic fight against the odds. However, think about the sacrifices you will have to make over the next few weeks: socialising; watching tv; playing computer games. Is it worth it? Your qualifications will […]

Bulletin 23rd April 2014 - 22nd Apr, 2014

We need your help collecting old mobile phones   Ryan Montgomery 103 The reason we are doing this is so that we can exchange them for lifesaving defibrillators.   Our aim is to collect 300 mobiles which will enable us to get 1 defibrillator.   The more phones we collect the more defibrillators we will have.  There is […]

YPI Finalists 2014 - 4th Apr, 2014

Well done to everyone who presented at the class finals yesterday.  The following four groups are through to our final on Thursday 24th April at 2.15pm in the Concourse   Daniel McLeod                                                                                                  Maggie’s   Kayley Robinson, Katie Liddell,                                                                   The Butterfly Trust Charlotte Jamieson (helped by Emma Robinson, S2) Rosina Barton, Hannah Kurtz, Cara […]

Bulletin 4th April 2014 - 3rd Apr, 2014

S5  – Mrs Main Any student interested in pursuing a science career and are able to attend a Science Insights course at Edinburgh University Monday 30th June  – Friday 4th July 2014, please see Mrs Main. Closing date for applications is 30th April 2014. Music students     Mrs Morison A reminder to any student […]

Bulletin 3rd April 2014 - 2nd Apr, 2014

S6, S1 andS2 Paired Readers   Ms Russell Senior and junior Paired Readers: come to the Farewell Party in the staffroom, period 1, on Friday 4th April. Seniors bring the Paired Reading Log. There will be some form filling for the seniors to help the juniors with, certificates and refreshments.   S6, please let Ms Russell, room […]

Bulletin 2nd April 2014 - 1st Apr, 2014

Locker Rental  Mrs HawkinsA reminder that the S2/3 locker rental has to be paid by Friday 4th April, thank you. Emma Matthews Careers Adviser Reminder that Edinburgh College open day is on Wednesday 1st at Sighthill campus. The school Careers Adviser – Emma Matthews – will be going and will meet school pupils at the college at 4pm to take a […]

Arduino Workshop by Napier Student - 1st Apr, 2014

We were fortunate to be able to take part in Napier University’s Professional Practice Module, where 3rd year degree students joined us for a term, 3 times a week. Lewis, is a 3rd year Software Development student at Napier and his task for this module was to come up with a couple of tutorials on […]