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Head Teacher Update – Friday 28th October - 31st Oct, 2016

Dear Parents/Carers School started back smoothly after the October break. The joint Art/Modern Studies trip to New York was a major success, with a variety of curricular-related visits taking place. It has also been really good to now know the S1 much better following the Lagganlia Venture trips earlier in the term. It means  members […]

Bulletin 31st October 2016 - 31st Oct, 2016

S3 Bronze DofE Group: Bronze DofE Training starts on Tue 1st Nov. It will be from 3:30-4:30ish weekly in 1/52. Please come to the first week with a mug and a smile! Thank you.   Honduras meeting: Next meeting Tuesday break time in room 1/50 Bring your self evaluation sheet!   Senior Netball Could all senior […]

Bulletin 28th October 2016 - 28th Oct, 2016

For all the S3 girls attending the physics and Engineering trip- Wednesday 2nd November Meet in the concourse after tutor time on wed. Remember your bus fare! School uniform must be worn.   Premier League Trip  Could everyone who is going on the premier league football trip please pick up an updated letter. This contains […]

Bulletin 27th October 2016 - 27th Oct, 2016

Remembrance – Poppies for sale From Monday 31st October to Friday 4th November students will be selling poppies at tutor group time to remember those lost in conflict since the First World War.  Please donate generously to support the work of Poppyscotland : “Poppyscotland provides life-changing support to our Armed Forces community.  We reach out […]

Bulletin 26th October 2016 - 26th Oct, 2016

All Years A novel idea: if you’re keen on creative writing and up for a challenge, come to a meeting in Room 2/23 (Miss Ingram’s room, English Department) at lunchtime on Thursday  for news of an exciting opportunity.   S5 CAREER READY: There is a meeting for the Career Ready students in the PE classroom […]

Measles Infection in Lothian - 25th Oct, 2016

Measles infection in Lothian Measles cases have been confirmed in Lothian over the past month in teenagers and young adults. Please do not send your child to school if they have any symptoms suggestive of measles infection. Symptoms The symptoms of measles include fever, lethargy, runny nose, conjunctivitis, cough and a red, blotchy rash which […]

Bulletin 24th October 2016 - 24th Oct, 2016

S3 netball Girls Could all S3 netball girls please meet in Miss Henderson’s room (Geography G22) during break on Wednesday 26th October. We have our first home game of the Scottish Cup on Thursday 27th October (during training time) so this meeting is mandatory. If you are unable to attend please let Miss Henderson or […]

Head Teacher Post – Friday, 14th October - 17th Oct, 2016

Dear Parents/Carers It is now mid-term, and I am very pleased with the way we have settled back into Craigmount. Today, our joint trip to New York (Modern Studies/Art) leaves and we wish them well for the week ahead. It was also impressive to hear the excellent student-led assemblies on the Honduras trip this week. […]

Bulletin 14th October 2016 - 14th Oct, 2016

Craigmount Big Band There will be a rehearsal for Craigmount Big Band (Wednesday 26th October) at 1pm. ALL members please attend.   S3 girls into physics and engineering trip Last call for returned forms for the S3 girls into physics and engineering trip! Get your form in ASAP to Ms Hickinson! (rm 1/50)   WOW […]

Bulletin 13th October 2016 - 13th Oct, 2016

S3 girls into physics and engineering trip Last call for returned forms for the S3 girls into physics and engineering trip! Get your form in ASAP to Ms Hickinson! (rm 1/50)   WOW 2017 – French River Trip (S1-3) Could all students who have returned their permission slips and are now confirmed on the French […]

S4 WORK PLACEMENT 2016 - 12th Oct, 2016

S4 WORK PLACEMENT – We thought it would be beneficial to provide some Parental information on our annual Work Placement, in the hope this keeps you in the picture as we approach the key dates in November. At Craigmount all Students in S4 commit to a Work Placement, we value the benefits that a week […]

Bulletin 12th October 2016 - 11th Oct, 2016

S3 girls into physics and engineering trip Last call for returned forms for the S3 girls into physics and engineering trip! Get your form in ASAP to Ms Hickinson! (rm 1/50)   Premier League Football Trip  Can anyone who is attending the premier league football trip please come to a meeting in the dance studio […]

Bulletin 11th October 2016 - 11th Oct, 2016

Could all S1-S3 students interested in the WOW trip to Tiree please come to a meeting at breaktime on Wed 12th October in 1/52. Thanks.   Lockers – M Hawkins Students in S2 –S6;  The £5 rental is now due for your locker. If you no longer wish to keep your locker, please empty the […]

Head Teacher Update Monday, 10th October - 10th Oct, 2016

Dear Parents/Carers We have now finished our S1 Venture weeks. I was away with two classes last week and once again came back to school convinced that these trips offer a really valuable experience. Outdoor education provides a great context for getting to know students and I was so impressed at the way the students […]

Bulletin 10th October 2016 - 10th Oct, 2016

Could all S1-S3 students interested in the WOW trip to Tiree please come to a meeting at breaktime on Wed 12th October in 1/52. Thanks.   All S1 Netballers Please could all S1 Netballers attend a meeting in Miss Maxey’s room (Maths 1/65) during break time on Tuesday. We will discuss arrangements for girls playing […]

Bulletin 7th October 2016 - 7th Oct, 2016

an iPhone has been handed into the office, if you have lost one please call into the office.   DoEA Silver 2016-17 Those who have shown an interest in joining the new Silver group, please pick up a registration sheet for eDofE and pay £70 at the office by Monday 24 October (end of the […]

Bulletin 5th October 2016 - 5th Oct, 2016

an iPhone has been handed into the office, if you have lost one please call into the office.   For S3 Potential Dukers: The DofE team has met and spent a lot of time discussing your applications. It was very hard, but a selection has now been made. Please come to 1/52 at break on […]

Bulletin 4th September 2016 - 4th Oct, 2016

  All Senior Netballers (S4-6) We now have too many players signed up to the match on Wednesday 12th October. If you would still like to play, please could you attend a meeting with Miss Maxey and Miss Henderson at break time this morning (Tuesday) in Miss Henderson’s room (Geography, G22), where we will decide […]