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Bulletin 1st Dec 2014 - 28th Nov, 2014

  World Conservation day – Miss Johnstone The 4th of December is World Conservation day, watch out for posters for more information and spare a thought for Elephants, Rhinos, Tigers to name but a few on Thursday. Food Bank Collection Week – Mrs Allan   Collections have begun!! Please bring donations of foods and other listed items […]

Builletin 28th dec 2014 - 27th Nov, 2014

Sewing Club for S1-S2 – L Tugman Miss Tugman in FCT is looking to start a sewing club for S1-S2 pupils. Making your own quirky bags, knowing how to mend things and creating new designs is a worthwhile and popular thing to do right now, and they are skills that will stay with  you for life. […]

Bulletin 27th November 2014 - 26th Nov, 2014

RUGBY FINALS @BT MURRAYFIELD – Mr Pye  This coming Thursday (27th November) @ BT Murrayfield – entry is free. The evening will showcase the best U18 and U16 school teams in the country. In the under-18 competition, Merchiston Castle will take on the holders, George Watson’s College, on the newly installed surface at BT Murrayfield (kick-off […]

Bulletin 26th November 2014 - 25th Nov, 2014

Debating – Mr McPake Debating will take place in the library during Wednesday lunchtime. The motion, suggested by the RME department, will be This House believes that religion has done more harm than good. All staff and students are welcome. RUGBY FINALS @BT MURRAYFIELD – Mr Pye  This coming Thursday (27th November) @ BT Murrayfield […]

Bulletin 25th November 2014 - 24th Nov, 2014

Transport : Academies  –  Mrs Morrison Taxi 1: Health & Social Care: Year 1  –  Picking up from Craigmount on Tuesday Nov 25th at 12.45 and dropping 3 students to Edinburgh College Granton.   Lead name:  Avey. Taxi 2: Hospitality & Tourism: Year 2  –  Picking up from Craigmount on Tuesday Nov 25th at 1.15 and […]

Bulletin 23rd November 2014 - 21st Nov, 2014

RESIDENTIAL SUMMER INTERNSHIP – Mrs McCormack All expenses paid Engineering – London 2 weeks Medicine – London 2 weeks Law – London 2 weeks J P Morgan – London 2 weeks KPMG (Accounting)  – London 2 weeks Politics – Whitehall – if unsure (Glasgow) 2 weeks Online application from their website – www.socialmobility.org   email – […]

Bulletin 21st November 2014 - 20th Nov, 2014

Lockers – Mrs Hawkins If you would like to rent a locker please see Mrs Hawkins in the school office. ATT London Trip – Miss Lawson Could all those who signed up for the London Trip during Alternative Timetable next year, please attend a meeting in Miss Lawson’s room at breaktime on Friday. Information will be […]

Bulletin 20th November 2014 - 19th Nov, 2014

ATT London Trip – Miss Lawson Could all those who signed up for the London Trip during Alternative Timetable next year, please attend a meeting in Miss Lawson’s room at breaktime on Friday. Information will be given about the 2nd deposit. Transport-Academies – Mrs Morrison Taxi 3: Health & Social Care: Year 1 – Picking up from Craigmount […]

Bulletin 19th November 2014 - 18th Nov, 2014

ATT London Trip – Miss Lawson Could all those who signed up for the London Trip during Alternative Timetable next year, please attend a meeting in Miss Lawson’s room at breaktime on Friday. Information will be given about the 2nd deposit. Debating  – Mr McPake Debating will take place in the library during Wednesday lunchtime. The […]

Remembrance – letter of thanks. - 18th Nov, 2014

Please follow the link to view a letter of thanks received from Donald Baird, Honorary Secretary of The Corstorphine Trust.

200 Club – a message from parents to parents. - 18th Nov, 2014

We are excited to introduce our new fundraising initiative. Not only does the 200 Club raise funds for worthy causes at school but you too can benefit by being a winner. Please see the link on our fundraising page for information and the application form. The more people who join the higher the prize money.   Spread […]

Bulletin 18th November 2014 - 17th Nov, 2014

Transport-Academies – Mrs Morrison Taxi 1: Health & Social Care: Year 1 – Picking up from Craigmount on Tuesday Nov  18th at 12.45 and dropping 3 students to Edinburgh College Granton.   Lead name:  Avey. Taxi 2: Hospitality & Tourism: Year 2 – Picking up from Craigmount on Tuesday Nov  18th  at 1.15 and dropping 5 students to […]

Bulletin 17th November 2014 - 14th Nov, 2014

Start Up Summit – Ms S Gibson Can the S2 pupils who are attending the Start Up Summit on Tuesday, 18th November please come to a short meeting in Ms Gibson’s room at break time today (Monday, 17th November.) National  5  Chemistry – Mr McKnight The National 5 Chemistry revision sessions are on Monday after school […]

Bulletin 14th November 2014 - 13th Nov, 2014

S4,5,6 COLLEGE DROP IN INFORMATION – Mr Irvine WHAT – Drop in clinic WHEN – next Wednesday from 1.00 – 1.30 WHERE – with our Careers Advice Team, Emma and Claire in the office next to Janitors ABOUT – information about January start courses at college ATT  Alton Towers 2015 – Mr Gray (Maths) Can […]

Commemoration-Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Day - 12th Nov, 2014

As part of the centenary of the beginning of the First World War, students from Craigmount took part in commemorations at the Corstorphine War Memorial.  Two of our sixth year students, Matthew Max Lino and Joanna McCloskey, attended the Remembrance Sunday service at the memorial and laid a wreath on behalf of the students and […]

Bulletin 13th November 2014 - 12th Nov, 2014

ATT  Alton Towers 2015 – Mr Gray (Maths) Can all pupils going to Alton Towers attend a meeting with Mr Gray in his Maths room at breaktime on Monday 17th  November. Details about the trip and 2nd deposit will be given at this meeting. Transport: Academies- Mrs Morrison Taxi 3: Health & Social Care: Year […]

Visit to the Scotland China Education Network Conference in Gleneagles - 12th Nov, 2014

On 10 November, four of our students attended a conference at Gleneagles to share their experiences of China, its language and its culture.  Alison Snell, Neil Taylor, Jessica Reynolds and Susie Bradley were recent participants in a trip to China along with five more students from Craigmount High School and eleven from Leith Academy.  Both […]

Bulletin 12th Nov. 2014 - 11th Nov, 2014

Snowsports Trip – Ms Wood For students already booked on the Snowsports Trip Les Deux Alpes, France. Saturday 14-21 March 2015 Meeting today,Wednesday at break in the concourse, by the sandwich bar to discuss evening activities. Transport: Academies- Mrs Morrison Taxi 3: Health & Social Care: Year 1 – Picking up from Craigmount on Thursday November […]

Group Teen Triple P – support for parents with teenagers - 10th Nov, 2014

Group Teen Triple P is a practical parenting programme which can help parents cope positively with some of the common issues associated with raising a teenager. The programme is run over 8-12 weeks and is delivered to a group of 8-12 parents. The group and individual telephone/consultation sessions give parents an opportunity to explore ways […]