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Bulletin 30th November 2016 - 30th Nov, 2016

Craigmount Community Action Week. Reminder that next week is Craigmount Community Action week. All of us working together to make a difference to our community by donating to our local food bank and/or donating nearly new children’s books for the Hungry for books campaign. Book donations of Food donations of Cans, Jars and Packets can […]

Bulletin 29th November 2016 - 29th Nov, 2016

WOW: Coast to Coast Surf Adventure There are still a few spaces left on this exciting new trip! See the PE department ASAP for a letter.   WOW 17 Highland Experience For S1 – S3 Anyone interested in the Highland Experience please meet in room 1/23 Thursday 1st December at break. Girls Football Training:  There […]

Bulletin 28th November 2016 - 28th Nov, 2016

S1 and S2 Football teams There is a meeting in room 250 on Monday 28th November at break time. Please only attend if you haven’t already confirmed courses for the alternative timetable.   DoEA Silver Award 2016 : Please attend a meeting on Wed 30 November in G47 (CDT) after school. This is to form […]

Head Teacher post – Friday, 25th November - 25th Nov, 2016

Dear Parents/Carers Our S1 parent evening was very well attended and feedback on the S1 experience was very positive. Thank you to those who offered feedback on the new online booking system and the trialling of 4 minute interviews for the S1 evening. Many of you commented on how well staff seemed to know the […]

Bulletin 25th November 2016 - 25th Nov, 2016

S6 Students Tempest will be in school on Thursday December 8th in the Sports Hall to take photos, individual, Tutor Group and Year group photos will all be taken on this day. Please ensure you check with your tutor to confirm your allocated time slots.   All students The Christmas concert will take place on […]

Bulletin 24th November 2016 - 24th Nov, 2016

S6 Students Tempest will be in school on Thursday December 8th in the Sports Hall to take photos, individual, Tutor Group and Year group photos will all be taken on this day. Please ensure you check with your tutor to confirm your allocated time slots.   All students The Christmas concert will take place on […]

Bulletin 23rd November 2016 - 22nd Nov, 2016

NEW YORK SOCIAL SUBJECTS 2017 – MISS LAWSON Any social subjects pupil who is now in s3-s5 and would like to hear more about the trip the social subjects department is running  to New York City in 2017, please attend a meeting in room G17 at breaktime on Friday 25th November. Craigmount Honduras Group Honduras […]

Bulletin 21st November 2016 - 21st Nov, 2016

NEW YORK SOCIAL SUBJECTS 2017 – MISS LAWSON Any social subjects pupil who is now in s3-s5 and would like to hear more about the trip the social subjects department is running  to New York City in 2017, please attend a meeting in room G17 at breaktime on Friday 25th November. Craigmount Honduras Group Honduras […]

INVITE! S1 PARENTS - 18th Nov, 2016

INVITE! – S1 FAMILY LEARNING EVENING   To help support you and your child, we are inviting S1 Parents to an engagement / info sharing evening where we will share ways in which you can help your son / daughter through Literacy and Numeracy.   Literacy and Numeracy skills are crucial in the early development […]

Head Teacher update – Friday, 18th November - 18th Nov, 2016

Dear Parents/Carers It has been a very active week as we approach mid-November. Many staff continue to report that senior classes remain focussed and are working hard. Hopefully the well-attended S5-6 evening recently will have allowed staff to share specific crucial feedback. Currently our S4 are out on work experience, but later this month we […]

Bulletin 18th November 2016 - 18th Nov, 2016

RIGHTS RESPECTING SCHOOLS MEETING Those students and any others who wish to join the RRS group should attend a meeting on Friday in the PE classroom from 2pm. We are looking at rebrand, increasing profile, sustainability and food banks. If you are keen please come and join us!   S6 Christmas Ball – Dec 8th […]

Bulletin 17th November 2016 - 17th Nov, 2016

Debating – Mr McPake Debating will take place in the library during Thursday lunchtime. The motion will be: This House believes that District 12 should focus its resources on winning the annual Hunger Games. This is in preparation for Saturday’s competition. We look forward to seeing you there!   RIGHTS RESPECTING SCHOOLS MEETING Those students […]

Bulletin 16th November 2016 - 15th Nov, 2016

Debating – Mr McPake Debating will take place in the library during Thursday lunchtime. The motion will be: This House believes that District 12 should focus its resources on winning the annual Hunger Games. This is in preparation for Saturday’s competition. We look forward to seeing you there!   RIGHTS RESPECTING SCHOOLS MEETING Those students […]

Bulletin 15th October 2016 - 15th Nov, 2016

Sports Council  There will be a sports council meeting on Wednesday lunch at 1pm in the PE classroom for anyone who would like to come along. New and existing members all welcome!  Mr Gray (PE)   Netball Netball will not be on this week due to an S1 match. It is a home game so […]

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 11 November - 11th Nov, 2016

Dear Parents/Carers It was good meeting so many of you on Wednesday at the S5-6 Parent Information evening. Attendance was very high and feedback on the new online booking system was overwhelmingly positive. Having spoken with many of you, I think it would be useful to raise awareness of a brilliant free study resource called […]

S1 Parents Night booking Online - 10th Nov, 2016

Dear Parents/Carers of S1,                  Welcome to our new online booking system for the upcoming S1 Parents’ Consultation Evening on Thursday 24th November 1700-1930. This system will allow you to have control over your evening including availability and pre-meeting communication. Please type –   http://www.parents-booking.co.uk/craigmount  into your web browser. Login to see all of your son/daughter’s teachers […]

Bulletin 10th October 2016 - 10th Nov, 2016

Edinburgh Schools Swimming Championships – Sunday 20th November at Ainslie Park Could all swimmers who registered to take part in this event please come along to the PE games hall during morning break on Thursday to collect your event information. Mr Russell – Active Schools Co-ordinator   Bike A bike has been lying unlocked in […]

Bulletin 8th October 2016 - 9th Nov, 2016

Edinburgh Schools Swimming Championships – Sunday 20th November at Ainslie Park Could all swimmers who registered to take part in this event please come along to the PE games hall during morning break on Thursday to collect your event information. Mr Russell – Active Schools Co-ordinator   Bike A bike has been lying unlocked in […]

S3 Careers Advice - 8th Nov, 2016

Dear Parents,   My name is Euan Kelman and I work in Craigmount High School as the Careers Adviser. I work for an organisation called Skills Development Scotland. We intend to speak with all S3 pupils’ who are making a decision about the subjects they are going to choose for S4.   This will be […]

Bulletin 8th October 2016 - 8th Nov, 2016

Bike A bike has been lying unlocked in the bike shed for some time.  If you have lost your bike recently or though it might have been stolen, go to the janitorial staff or Mrs Bryce.  A description of the bike will be required before we can release it.   S5 S6 Parents evening- Cansat […]