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Christmas 2015 Newsletter - 22nd Dec, 2015

We hope you enjoy the first issue of our revamped Craigmount newsletter and wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy 2016!   Winter Newsletter Final 22122015

Bulletin 22nd December 2015 - 21st Dec, 2015

Last day (Tuesday) is also a dress down day – monies collected will also be given to charity Christmas End of Term Assembly Programme Delivered jointly with the Chaplaincy Team P1, 2 classes as usual, with P2 ending at 10.20. After break students should go to TG. Please see S4-6 risk assessment for travelling to […]

Student Prelim Timetable 2016 - 18th Dec, 2015

Click this link Student Prelim TT 2016 v3 Please print this off and begin to highlight and plan your prelim dates. Remember, we do not have the luxury of 5 weeks to spread the prelims over as per the Summer exams, so look carefully and start to plan your revision and exam prep questions. Print […]

Bullletin 21st December 2015 - 18th Dec, 2015

School Services on Tuesday – Miss Hannah All Senior Choir, Big Band, Senior Vocal group need to attend a rehearsal period 1 on Tuesday as you are taking part in the school services on Tuesday. All rehearsals will be in the music department period one and then Senior choir and Big band will go to […]

Design & Technology information - 17th Dec, 2015

This is a great video highlighting the importance of, and opportunities in, design and technology subjects. It’s focussing on the English system but all the skills and activities referred to are relevant to what we’re covering in CDT courses at Craigmount.  

Bulletin 18th December 2015 - 17th Dec, 2015

A set of keys have been handed into the office. 1 locker, 1 house key, on a pink puzzel keyring. ATT 2016 FRENCH RIVER TRIP – Mr Pye Gentle reminder to students that the interim payment of £150 is due by Tuesday. Thanks to those who have paid already. Debating – Mr McPake Debating will […]

Bulletin 17th December 2016 - 16th Dec, 2015

ATT 2016 FRENCH RIVER TRIP – Mr Pye Gentle reminder to students that the interim payment of £150 is due by Tuesday. Thanks to those who have paid already.   Debating – Mr McPake Debating will take place in the library at lunchtime. The motion will be This House supports ‘A Growth Mindset’. All staff […]

Bulletin – 16 December 2015 - 15th Dec, 2015

HIGHLAND EXPLORER Alt TT trip Tues 17th and Wed 18th May – Ms Savage and Ms Hickinson • Stay at Carrbridge bunkhouse • Highland Wildlife Park • Play on the shores of Loch Morlich • Landmark Adventure Playground • Ride on the funicular railway up Cairngorm mountain • This 2 day, one overnight excursion and […]

S2 CDT - 15th Dec, 2015

A version of the Yenka software used by our S2 classes to study electronic systems is available for home use. The software can be downloaded and used for free outside school hours and is a great tool to help with homework exercises, revision for class tests, and for doing further investigation into the world of […]

Engineering Science - 14th Dec, 2015

We were delighted to hear that Craigmount currently has the largest Advanced Higher Engineering Science class in the country. This is the first year of the new course and it’s proving to be both exciting and challenging as it covers material that is usually delivered in the first year of most engineering degree courses. The […]

BULLETIN 10th December 2015 - 9th Dec, 2015

Sports Club/ Team Photographs Photographs of all members of the school sports clubs will be taken on Thursday morning in the Dance Studio. Please refer to the Timetables displayed in the school for the actual time scheduled for each activity. Should you fail to turn up on time, we will not wait  – you will […]

BULLETIN 9th December 2015 - 8th Dec, 2015

Scripture Union Claire Burns (Young Person’s Pastoral Worker) This group meets on Wednesday at lunchtime in Room 2/51. You may bring your packed lunch.   Debating – Mr McPake Debating will switch from its usual venue to the library to Mr McPake’s room (2/22). Please go there during Wednesday lunchtime. The motion will be This […]

Bulletin 8th December 2015 - 7th Dec, 2015

Concourse menu – week 2 Christmas Lunch – Mr Rae Thursday 17 December Christmas Lunch tickets are on sale from the dining room staff at breaktime.   2 course tickets are £2.35 and 3 course tickets are £2.60.   Please note only Christmas Lunch will be served on the day, no other options will be available. Scottish […]

S4 Design & Manufacture - 7th Dec, 2015

Some great looking lamps produced by the S4 Design & Manufacture group. A mixture of arcylic, various metals, and woods were used to good effect.

Food Bank Collection Week - 7th Dec, 2015

Following on from our previous success we will be having a Food Collection Week beginning Monday 7 December. I know you will all be aware that unfortunately the need for Food Bank Assistance has increased again, and at this time of year fuel poverty only escalates the need. The Food Bank will be sending volunteers […]

Bulletin 7th December 2015 - 4th Dec, 2015

Concourse menu – week 2 First Lego League ALl those looking to compete in the New Year MUST come up to room 229 at lunchtime today. Music – Miss Hannah Orchestra: orchestra has changed days for one week only – it will be on Monday 7th after school rather than Wednesday 10th after school. Compulsory […]

Bulletin 4th December 2015 - 3rd Dec, 2015

Concourse menu – week 2 starts Monday   Misic – Miss Hannah Orchestra: orchestra has changed days for one week only – it will be on Monday 7th after school rather than Wednesday 10th after school. Compulsory attendance unless you’ve informed miss Hannah otherwise. Thank you. Senior choir: short extra rehearsal after school on Tuesday […]

Bulletin 3rd December 2015 - 2nd Dec, 2015

Concourse menu – week 1 Christmas Concert Tickets will be on sale from the servery in the Social Area at break time today (Thursday). RIGHTS RESPECTING SCHOOLS – Mr Pye If you are part of the RRS group you are invited to visit Woodfarm High School to see how they have progressed with their RRS. […]