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Head Teacher Update – Friday, 31st August 2018 - 31st Aug, 2018

Dear Parents/Carers Thanks to all of you who have now returned the annual data update by today’s deadline. If you have not yet managed to return this, please do so as early as possible next week. Now that we are three weeks into term, the clubs and activities are well underway, and I’m particularly pleased […]

Student Bulletin 31st August 2018 - 31st Aug, 2018

S4-6 FACULTY AWARDS EVENING – THURSDAY 6th SEPTEMBERStudents who have been nominated for excellence in National Qualifications should attend the awards ceremony on Thursday 6th September at 1830.  Full school uniform should be worn. Parents/Carers should attend ready to start at 1900. On the afternoon of the 6th we will have a run through to […]

Bulletin 30th August 2018 - 30th Aug, 2018

Library Programme The library will not be open to unsupervised pupils today from 12:45pm to 4:15pm.  Open as normal on Friday. Mr Hume School Librarian   S4-S6 Scottish Apprenticeship Show 2018 Could all pupils that have signed up to go on this trip please come and see Miss Ramsay in the staffroom period 1 on […]

Bulletin 29th August 2018 - 29th Aug, 2018

S3/4 Enterprising Maths This meeting has been postponed, apologies from Miss Maxey. Check the bulletin for further information next week.    S4-6 FACULTY AWARDS EVENING – THURSDAY 6th SEPTEMBER Students who have been nominated for excellence in National Qualifications should attend the awards ceremony on Thursday 6th September at 1830.  Full school uniform should be worn. […]

Bulletin 28th August 2018 - 28th Aug, 2018

After school badminton club Badminton club will start next Tuesday 4th September after school – everyone welcome! Mrs Mitchell   S6 Can all S6 students who signed up for the paired reading leadership opportunity please attend a meeting in Mr. Higgins’ room – 204 – at break on Friday. If any other S6 students are […]

Bulletin 27th August 2018 - 27th Aug, 2018

After School Sport After school sports clubs are now running!  Please see the PE noticeboards, school bulletin, school website and PE twitter @CraigmountPE for full details on how to sign up and get involved! Mr Russell – Active Schools Co-ordinator   S3/4 Enterprising Maths Anyone who signed up to take part in the S3/4 Enterprising Maths […]

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 24 August 2018 - 24th Aug, 2018

Dear Parents/Carers I want to start by offering students who are currently celebrating Eid our best wishes for this important time. Our S1 continue to find their feet in secondary school and many staff have been commenting on the positive attitude to learning they are showing. One science lesson I dropped in on certainly had […]

Bulletin 24th August 2018 - 24th Aug, 2018

MUSIC GROUPS Choir Calling all Beyonce’s or Ed Shearan’s (or anyone who enjoys singing popular music and having fun!) Come on Tuesday lunchtime to G64 with Miss MacLeod for Choir.  Hope to see you there.  ALL YEARS WELCOME. S1/2 Music Club Music club will start again on Thursday at lunchtime.  You can bring your lunch […]

Bulletin 24th August 2018 - 24th Aug, 2018

MUSIC GROUPS Choir Calling all Beyonce’s or Ed Shearan’s (or anyone who enjoys singing popular music and having fun!) Come on Tuesday lunchtime to G64 with Miss MacLeod for Choir.  Hope to see you there.  ALL YEARS WELCOME. S1/2 Music Club Music club will start again on Thursday at lunchtime.  You can bring your lunch […]

Bulletin 23rd August 2108 - 23rd Aug, 2018

Debating – Mr McPake Debating will take place in the library during Thursday lunchtime. The motion will be “This House would, as the government, take from the rich and give to the poor”. All staff and students are welcome.   S5/6 Under 18s Football Any students intrested in playing for the schools U18 football team […]

Bulletin 22nd August 2018 - 22nd Aug, 2018

S1 & S2 Netball:  If you are interested in playing S1 and S2 netball at school this year then please come along to a meeting on Wednesday during morning break in the PE games hall.  The coaches will be there to give you all the details for the coming season, so please come along if […]

Bulletin 21st August 2018 - 21st Aug, 2018

S5 Silver Duke of Edinburgh Reminder the meetings have moved to Wednesday, starting this week (22nd August). Please see Mr Cheyne if you cannot attend.   After School Sport:  Clubs will be starting up over the next couple of weeks.  Please keep an eye on the school bulletin and PE noticeboards for details of how […]

Bulletin 20th August 2018 - 20th Aug, 2018

S5 Silver Duke of Edinburgh Reminder the meetings have moved to Wednesday, starting this week (22nd August). Please see Mr Cheyne if you cannot attend.   After School Sport:  Clubs will be starting up over the next couple of weeks.  Please keep an eye on the school bulletin and PE noticeboards for details of how […]

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 17th August - 19th Aug, 2018

Dear Parents/Carers I want to start by complimenting our new S1 on the fantastic start they have made this week. Staff have been very impressed with the attitude shown. At the first assembly they also looked really smart and eager. We held assemblies for all year groups this week, just to welcome them back and […]

Bulletin 17th August 2018 - 17th Aug, 2018

After School Sport:  Clubs will be starting up over the next couple of weeks.  Please keep an eye on the school bulletin and PE noticeboards for details of how to sign up and when each club will be starting. Mr Russell – Active Schools Co-ordinator   Organ Donation and Medical Careers A rare opportunity for […]

Bulletin 16th August 2018 - 16th Aug, 2018

Organ Donation and Medical Careers A rare opportunity for S5/S6 pupils who are considering a career in Medicine, Nursing or Allied Professions  to meet with the staff and  people involved with Organ Donation and Transplantation 29TH August 2018 10:00 – 15:00 Edinburgh Napier University Sighthill Campus Edinburgh  EH11 4BN  To discuss or to book a […]

Bulletin 15th August 2018 - 15th Aug, 2018

Organ Donation and Medical Careers A rare opportunity for S5/S6 pupils who are considering a career in Medicine, Nursing or Allied Professions  to meet with the staff and  people involved with Organ Donation and Transplantation 29TH August 2018 10:00 – 15:00 Edinburgh Napier University Sighthill Campus Edinburgh  EH11 4BN  To discuss or to book a […]

Head Teacher – Welcome Back – 14th August 2018 - 14th Aug, 2018

Dear Parents/Carers I hope you have had a good summer and enjoyed the fine weather. We are looking forward to welcoming back our students tomorrow, especially the new S1 cohort. They are always very smart, but I want to emphasize that our flexible Dress Code allows for the wearing of polo shirts, or the more […]

Exam Results – Course Change Requests - 7th Aug, 2018

If on receiving your exam results you would now like to change your course choices for next year. You can email me at Tracy.Urquhart@craigmount.edin.sch.uk to make a request. I will where possible make any possible changes in advance of you returning on Wednesday. Alternatively you can wait until you return on Wednesday and speak to your Guidance Teacher about […]

School Leavers SQA Results – Support and Advice - 7th Aug, 2018

If you have received your results today and have not met your entry requirements for university or college, there is help, support and options still available. University Clearing: You can log into your UCAS account to see of you are eligible for Clearing or picking different course options. Applicants can search for Clearing vacancies in the […]