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WOW 17 -ONLINE BOOKING CLOSES SUNDAY- WOW 17 - 31st Jan, 2017

Online Booking for WOW17 will close this Sunday. BOOK NOW using the link below. WOW 17 course choices are now available to view via the following link WOW17 course choices. Booking is now open today (Friday 27th January) and will close on Friday, 3rd February. Book here. Any questions regarding booking, please see Mr Beattie in […]

Hebridean Challenge - 31st Jan, 2017

Please see below details of an exciting opportunity for students.   Hebridean way poster 2017.   Application-Form-Hebridean Cycle Challenge 2017   Key dates / Programme   We have provided all of the key dates for your information. Before completing your application; please fully consider the following dates: –   Date Session Friday 17th February 2017 […]

Bulletin 31st January 2017 - 31st Jan, 2017

S1 Craigmount Challenge Deadline for all board game proposals to be submitted to Mr Gaughan (Rm 210) by Monday Lunchtime, Feb 6th   Student Council There will be a meeting of the Student Council on Tuesday 7th February Period 3 in the staffroom.   HPV Vaccination Today All S1 &S2 girls. HPV vaccinations take place […]

S2 into S3 Learner Pathways - 30th Jan, 2017

Dear S2 Parent,   Over the coming weeks your child will make their subject choices which will progress them into S3. The S2 into S3 course booklet will be available online from tomorrow (Jan 31st). This provides information on the courses available in S3 as students begin to plan for their next steps. The booklet […]

Bulletin 30th January 2017 - 30th Jan, 2017

Hebridean Cycle Challenge – Open to S4-S6  5 days, 185 miles, 10 islands – are you up for the challenge?  The Hebridean Way Cycle Challenge is a 185 mile road route through the remote and spectacular Islands of the Outer Hebrides. In addition to the 5 day challenge there is a short preparation programme that […]

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 27 January 2017 - 27th Jan, 2017

Dear Parents/Carers It was good meeting so many of you at the excellent S3 parent evening on Wednesday. Attendance was almost 100% and we have contacted the small number of parents unable to attend. It was good to hear that the support materials on the website about the new curriculum structure have been well-received by […]

Free Meal Entitlement - 27th Jan, 2017

Students who receive free school meals are helping the school! So, please apply if you think you might be eligible. As you may know, a part of our school funding is based on the number of students claiming Free School Meals.  Therefore, all students benefit from families claiming their Free School Meal entitlement. Craigmount High […]

Bulletin 26th January 2017 - 25th Jan, 2017

TENNIS COACHING EVENT I am looking for a number of girls in S1 and S2 to be involved in a high profile, high quality tennis coaching event in March. Please see Mr Pye if you are a keen player, have an interest in tennis or want more information. HPV Vaccinations Vaccinations will take place on […]

Bulletin 25th January 2017 - 24th Jan, 2017

HPV Vaccinations Vaccinations will take place on Tuesday 31st January. Timetable on display on the Concourse. Rooms 1/23. Open all hours @ Drumbrae Open all hour’s offers young people S1- S6 loads of exciting activities and new things to do for only £1 on a Friday night. Whatever sport or activity you’re interested in we’ve […]

Bulletin 24th January 2017 - 23rd Jan, 2017

HPV Vaccinations Vaccinations will take place on Tuesday 31st January. Timetable on display on the Concourse. Rooms 1/23. Netballers – there will be no training this week (26/01/17), next week (02/02/17) or the following week (09/02/17) due to the hall being used for exams and an S1 game on the 9th February. Library Open – […]

Head Teacher Report – Friday, 20th January - 21st Jan, 2017

Dear Parents/Carers This week has been enriched by the excellent STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) work that has been going on across the school. All S2 students participated and the feedback from them and partners has been overwhelmingly positive. Activities took place in a number of Faculties: Maths, Computing, CDT, Science, and a major highlight […]

Bulletin 20th January 2017 - 20th Jan, 2017

WOW THEME PARKS TRIP A few spaces have opened on the Week of Wellbeing Theme Parks Trip. This is a 3 day adventure to Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Alton Towers and Thorpe Park. Any thrill-seeking student interested in this trip should see Mr McPake ASAP.   Scottish Apprenticeship Week As part of Scottish Apprenticeship Week, GTG […]

Bulletin 19th January 2017 - 19th Jan, 2017

Get involved!  STEM tutor group quiz! Send your answers to Miss Hickinson. Winner will be announced at the end of the week! Open to all year groups. Thursday 19th Jan Lunchtime Micro:bits Coding club (run by the Stemettes)  rm1/50 Debating in the library: ‘This house would study STEM   S5 and S6 Any S5 and […]

Bulletin 18th January 2017 - 18th Jan, 2017

Stem Careers Week Activities- Mon 16th– 20th Jan Get involved!  STEM tutor group quiz! Send your answers to Miss Hickinson. Winner will be announced at the end of the week! Open to all year groups: Wednesday 18th Jan Lunchtime STEM speaker session: ‘So you want to be a software engineer?’ School Library   Thursday 19th […]

Bulletin 17th January 2017 - 17th Jan, 2017

Stem Careers Week Activities- Mon 16th– 20th Jan Get involved!  STEM tutor group quiz! Send your answers to Miss Hickinson. Winner will be announced at the end of the week!   Open to all year groups: Tuesday 17th Jan Lunchtime Stomp rockets and STEM Careers rm 1/50 Micro:bits coding club (run by the Stemettes)  rm1/50 […]

S3 Parents night Booking - 16th Jan, 2017

“S3 Parents Night Online Booking open from 1900 on 16/1/17 at www.parents-booking.co.uk/craigmount book early”

Bulletin 16th January 2017 - 16th Jan, 2017

S6 Charities group There is a meeting on Monday lunchtime at 1pm in Mr Rae’s room.   Stem Careers Week Activities- Mon 16th– 20th Jan Get involved!  STEM tutor group quiz! Send your answers to Miss Hickinson. Winner will be announced at the end of the week!   Monday 16th Jan Periods 1-4 World of […]

Head Teacher update – Friday, 13th January - 13th Jan, 2017

Dear Parents/Carers  I hope you had a good festive season, and have been able to read about all the great work that took place last term in our December newsletter. We are trying to reduce our carbon footprint, but please be aware that if you require a hard copy, these are available on request from […]

S3 Into S4 Personalisation and Choice - 12th Jan, 2017

Dear S3 Parent, Your son / daughter will receive a sheet of A4 paper this week from their Guidance Teacher, this is called their ‘Review of Learning’. The students will use this to select their subjects for S4. The instructions on the Review of Learning sheet are designed to be user friendly and straight forward. […]

Bulletin 12th January 2017 - 11th Jan, 2017

A big thank you on behalf of Poppyscotland Thank you to all who contributed to Poppyscotland and wore a poppy in remembrance.  Also a special thank you to the 4th year students who so diligently volunteered to sell them at Tutor time.  As a school we raised £268.53   Craigmount Big Band There will be […]