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Bulletin 30th september 2016 - 30th Sep, 2016

Map Skills Workshop Need to tidy up on your grid references? Like to know more about contour lines or how to use the key effectively? Come to our map skills workshop in the Geography department next Wednesday after school!   SPA S1 Tutors S1 School Football meeting during tutor group on Friday in Guidance base , […]

Bulletin 27th September 2016 - 27th Sep, 2016

DoEA Bronze to Silver Group 2016-17 Reminder from the DoEA Bronze Celebration evening, if you wish to be considered for the Silver Award, please give your note of interest to Mr Cheyne before Monday 3rd October 2016. Thanks, Mr Cheyne   Hunt the QR codes competition, European day of languages: Congratulations to Caitlin Harper who […]

New Page – Learning Opportunities for Parents - 26th Sep, 2016

A new page on our website listing Learning Opportunities for Parents and Carers is now available on our website. This page links to the council website and will also be used to share other opportunities for family learning. This page can be found under the ‘Information for Parents’ menu or by clicking here.

Bulletin 26th September 2016 - 26th Sep, 2016

All years, Today is European Day of Languages! To celebrate we give you ‘ Hunt the QR code’. At break time today there will be QR codes placed around the concourse area. Only one QR code takes you to a specific page, the rest will take you to ‘404 errorpage.com’. Bring the unique QR code […]

Head Teacher’s Post – Friday 23rd September - 23rd Sep, 2016

Dear Parent/Carers I very much enjoyed the S5 drama performances last night. It was good to see the performances well supported by parents and friends. The overall standard was very high but there were also some very innovative and creative ideas in the three ensemble pieces. Well done to the students and staff involved for […]

Bulletin 23rd September 2016 - 23rd Sep, 2016

Lost Property There is an accumulation of lost property in PE.  Can you please check with them and retrieve any items that may be yours.  All items unclaimed by the end of September will be sent to charity.   Edinburgh Schools Swimming Championships:  This event takes place at Ainslie Park in November.  Could any swimmers […]

Bulletin 21st September 2016 - 21st Sep, 2016

FAO all students who were involved in Honeypot Ceramics trip during Alternative Timetable. Please come to a meeting at break time on Friday 23/9 in the drama classroom (room 1/59) to collect your goods from Honeypot. Thanks, Mrs McCallum   FAO All S1 and S2 students Is one hour of drama a week not enough? […]

!!!!DATE CHANGE -S4,5,6 How to pass you National Qualifications - 20th Sep, 2016

Dear Parent / Carer, PLEASE NOTE A DATE CHANGE – THIS EVENING WILL NOW TAKE PLACE ON WED 12TH OCTOBER Every year we run a Parental engagement session for our Seniors, to help you understand and be prepared for the demands of the National Qualifications. Many of the messages are generic; be on time, attend […]

Primary Parents Open Afternoon - 20th Sep, 2016

Please note our Primary Parents’ Open afternoon will now take place at a changed date to be confirmed soon on this website.

Bulletin 20th September 2016 - 20th Sep, 2016

Calling all Ski Enthusiasts  Could anyone who is interested in attending ski lessons at hillend this year or anyone who is interested in going on the ski trip to France, please attend a meeting in the Dance Studio at break time on Tuesday. Mr Gray (PE) Events at Edinburgh University Edinburgh University presents a series of […]

Time for Reflection - 16th Sep, 2016

Dear Parents and Carers Next week we will have the first of three assemblies across the session which focus on Time for Reflection. All Scottish Schools are responsible for delivering Time for Reflection in a way that is suited to their own particular needs. However, some come features are that Time for Reflection: “… provides opportunities […]

Bulletin 16th September 2016 - 16th Sep, 2016

Attention all S3! If you are interested in finding out more about The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award scheme and possibly taking part in the Bronze Award this year, then come along to room 1/52 on Fri 16th at break to find out how it runs at Craigmount and what the next steps are. Tell your […]

Head Teacher Post – 15th September 2016 - 15th Sep, 2016

Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s) It was good to meet many of you at the Duke of Edinburgh Celebration event last week, when around 40 students gained Bronze Awards. This event, and the fantastic Craigmount Debating Day organised by students and Mr McPake recently, highlighted to me that we are now very much back into our school routine. […]

Important information – Trips and Excursions 2017 - 15th Sep, 2016

With the new 2016/17 Academic session well under way and with many exciting Student opportunities to come, it seems like the perfect time to let Students, Parents and Carers know about some of the potential trips and excursions for 2017 and the rationale behind them. Please read the letter below for detailed information. Trips and […]

Bulletin 15th September 2016 - 15th Sep, 2016

Events at Edinburgh University Edinburgh University presents a series of career exploration events for S5 and S6 students So you want to be ….. A Lawyer?                                           Tuesday 19th  October  – 10am – 4pm (you must be registered with Pathways to attend) A Vet?                                                  Wednesday 19th October – 10am – 4.30pm (you must be registered with […]

Bulletin 14th sSeptember 2016 - 14th Sep, 2016

S1 to S3 School Photographs School photos for S1 and S3 will take place on Wednesday September 14th-please see the times below as students will need to leave classes briefly on this day. S6 buddies will collect the students from class a few minutes before their allocated slot and bring them down to the meeting […]

Bulletin 13th September 2016 - 13th Sep, 2016

S1 to S3 School Photographs School photos for S1 and S3 will take place on Wednesday September 14th-please see the times below as students will need to leave classes briefly on this day. S6 buddies will collect the students from class a few minutes before their allocated slot and bring them down to the meeting […]

Bulletin 12th September 2016 - 12th Sep, 2016

Attention all S3! If you are interested in finding out more about The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award scheme and possibly taking part in the Bronze Award this year, then come along to room 1/52 on Fri 16th at break to find out how it runs at Craigmount and what the next steps are. Tell your […]