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Head Teacher Update – Friday, 28 September 2018 - 28th Sep, 2018

Dear Parents/Carers I was very pleased to hear that our trip to the Battlefields was particularly special this year. Once again, the student engagement was exemplary, with lots of involvement such as the wreath-laying ceremony at the Menin Gate. A number of students also located war graves of relatives, which always makes for a poignant […]

Student Bulletin 29th September 2018 - 28th Sep, 2018

Debating – Mr McPake Friday debating training is on this week.   S5 and S6 College bus to Edinburgh College No food or drink (other than water) is allowed to be consumed on bus as per the bus company’s regulations   Cambridge University Anyone interested in applying to Cambridge University please see Mrs Frew.   […]

Student Bulletin 27th September 2018 - 27th Sep, 2018

S1-3 Netball Tour for WOW week Any students in S1-3 who are interested in the Netball Tour to Manchester as part of WOW week, please meet with Miss Maxey in her classroom (244) during morning break TODAY.   Debating – Mr McPake Debating will take place in the library during Thursday lunchtime. The motion is […]

Student Bulletin 26th September 2018 - 26th Sep, 2018

Student Parliament Application deadline! If you are in S1-S3 and want to work alongside S6 Ambassadors to represent your house and inspire real change at Craigmount High School, please submit your note of interest for Student Parliament to Ms Tomas (Drama) by the end of Friday the 27th of September. Your application should say why […]

Student Bulletin 25th September 2018 - 25th Sep, 2018

WOW 2019 Big Trip – French Water Sports Adventure If you are in S1-S3 and you are interested in going on the French Water Sports Adventure next year during WOW 2019 then come to a meeting in Miss Woodhouse’s room (G12) at the beginning of break on Friday 28th September to find out more information. […]

Student Bulletin 24th September 2018 - 24th Sep, 2018

S6 PAIRED READING S6 Paired reader training will take place in the staffroom p4 on the TODAY. All paired readers are expected to attend. Please see Mr. Higgins if you are unable to.   French Ski School Thanks for the overwhelming interest in French Ski School this year. Unfortunately this trip is now full. More information […]

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 21st September 2018 - 21st Sep, 2018

Dear Parents/Carers I hope you had a good September weekend. On the Sunday a number of staff , students and parents took part in the Kilt Walk in support of a former student, J Lamb. The weather was not kind to us but there was a great atmosphere at the event, and lots of funding […]

Student Bulletin 21st September 2018 - 21st Sep, 2018

 Scripture Union (S1 &S2) Scripture Union will be in room 2/51 in the computing corridor Monday lunchtime if you are in S1 and S2. If you went to Jaffa Club in primary school feel free to come along and bring your lunch with you.   S1 Music Auditions If you have an audition time for […]

Student Bulletin 20th September 2018 - 20th Sep, 2018

S6 Charities Group          Friday 21st September “There will be a meeting of all those in the S6 Charities Group at morning break in the meeting room. I look forward to seeing all of you there.” Mr Rae   Senior Netballers – Blue Team Could all senior netballers in the blue team please come to […]

S4 Work Experience - 19th Sep, 2018

All s4 Students will be on work experience from Monday 12th – Friday 16th of November 2018. This form must be returned to Pupil support leader (guidance) by Friday the 05th of October 2018.  This will give us the opportunity to send it to Gateway and it will give them the opportunity to check the […]

Student Bulletin 19th September 2018 - 19th Sep, 2018

Edinburgh Schools Swimming Championships:  This event takes place at Ainslie Park in November.  Could any swimmers who wish to take part please come and see Mr Russell in the PE Base during morning break on Friday to register. Mr Russell – Active Schools Co-ordinator   S3/4 Enterprising Maths Competition Please meet with Miss Maxey at […]

Student Bulletin 18th September 2018 - 18th Sep, 2018

Music photographs Any student that was on the Italy Music Tour who has photographs that we can use for display please see Miss MacLeod.  Thanks.   Calling All Singers! Choir on today at lunchtime, everyone welcome!   S6 Super Buddy training Urgent appeal for more buddies. Please see Mrs Main as soon as possible   […]

Head Teacher Update-Friday 14th September 2018 - 14th Sep, 2018

Head Teacher update   Friday 14th September 2018   Dear Parents/Carers   It was good meeting many of you at the well-attended events for S1 and S4 this week. S1 and S4 parents will be emailed details from the evenings next week. Most parents have now provided a current email address, but please contact us with […]

Student Bulletin 14th September 2018 - 14th Sep, 2018

Library Programme The library will not be open to unsupervised students before, during and after school.  Sorry for any inconvenience caused.  You can still use your local community libraries which have a huge range of stock including books, e-books, magazines and study spaces. Great news, when you return to school after the September weekend the […]

Student Bulletin 13th September 2018 - 13th Sep, 2018

Library Programme The library will not be open to unsupervised students before, during and after school.  Sorry for any inconvenience caused.  You can still use your local community libraries which have a huge range of stock including books, e-books, magazines and study spaces. Great news, when you return to school after the September weekend the […]

Student Bulletin 12th September 2018 - 12th Sep, 2018

Library Programme The library will not be open to unsupervised students before, during and after school.  Sorry for any inconvenience caused.  You can still use your local community libraries which have a huge range of stock including books, e-books, magazines and study spaces. Great news, when you return to school after the September weekend the […]

Student Bulletin 11th September 2018 - 11th Sep, 2018

Library Programme The library will not be open to unsupervised students before, during and after school.  Sorry for any inconvenience caused.  You can still use your local community libraries which have a huge range of stock including books, e-books, magazines and study spaces. Great news, when you return to school after the September weekend the […]

Time for Refelection - 10th Sep, 2018

Dear Parents and Carers This 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 features are that Time for Reflection: “… provides opportunities […]

Student Bulletin 10th September - 10th Sep, 2018

Library Programme The library will not be open to unsupervised students before, during and after school.  Sorry for any inconvenience caused.  You can still use your local community libraries which have a huge range of stock including books, e-books, magazines and study spaces. Great news, when you return to school after the September weekend the […]

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 7th September 2018 - 7th Sep, 2018

Dear Parents/ Carers It was great seeing many of you at the Faculty Awards yesterday evening. Thanks to all the staff who worked hard to make this possible, and of course the students in our wonderful Big Band. In compiling the Head Teacher address for the event it just confirmed for me the huge range […]