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Head Teacher update Friday 20th September 2019 “Aim High, adapt, succeed” - 20th Sep, 2019

Dear Parents/Carers I want to start by thanking Mr Pye (DHT)  for leading the successful Literacy/Numeracy information evening for S1 parents yesterday. Mr Pye will email out full details to all S1 parents next week. I also want to thank the large team of staff who gave of their time to support the event. These […]

Student Bulletin 20th September 2019 - 20th Sep, 2019

Student Parliament There will be a Student Parliament meeting in the Staffroom, P2 on Tuesday 24th of September. All Student Parliament members and Ambassadors are expected to attend and will be coded appropriately. House Ambassadors Could those Senior Students who gave their name to Mrs. McKerrecher to help out in our cluster primary schools on Thursday […]

Student Bulletin 19th September 2019 - 19th Sep, 2019

S1/S2 Junior Drama Club Thank you to everyone who signed up to join the drama club. Drama club will not be on this week. It will officially begin next Thursday on the 26th of September. New members are welcome. Student Parliament There will be a Student Parliament meeting in the Staffroom, P2 on Tuesday 24th […]

Student Bulletin 18th September 2019 - 18th Sep, 2019

STEM club.  Welcoming all S1s with an interest in Science for some serious fun experiments on Wednesday lunchtimes!! Room 52 with Dr Bell in the Science corridor.  Starting today at lunchtime at 1.30pm for anyone interested. Student Parliament There will be a Student Parliament meeting in the Staffroom, P2 on Tuesday 24th of September. All […]

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 13 September - 17th Sep, 2019

Dear Parents/Carers I wan to start by thanking all who attended the fantastic Faculty Awards ceremony last night, and in particular all the staff who made it possible. It takes a lot to plan and deliver the event but things ran very smoothly. Our guest speaker and former Craigmount student, Professor Barlow spoke very well […]

Student Bulletin 17th September 2019 - 17th Sep, 2019

Chemisrty S3-S6 – Chemistry supported study for S3 to S6 this year will be Monday lunch time drop in which takes place in room 1/39 and after school 3.35-4.30pm in rooms 1/55 and 1/56 S3 – If are in S3 and want to be involved in an exciting water analysis challenge run by the Royal […]

Student Bulletin 13th September 2019 - 13th Sep, 2019

Volleyball Club – open to S1-S6:  Volleyball club starts up this Wednesday after school in the PE games hall from 3.35pm-4.35pm.  All standards of player welcome.  Please speak to PE dept if you have any questions. Mr Russell – Active Schools Co-ordinator Table 6 Color WOW’20 – Big Trip Initial meetings for WOW’20 Big Trips […]

Student Bulletin 12th September 2019 - 12th Sep, 2019

Tutors of S5/6 Can all Evening of Celebration Award winners meet in the concourse at the start of period 7 TODAY for a dress rehearsal. WOW’20 – Big Trip Initial meetings for WOW’20 Big Trips will take place on Friday 13thSeptember at morning interval. Students who would like more information or to enrol on a residential trip should […]

Student Bulletin 11th September 2019 - 11th Sep, 2019

Tutors of S5/6 Can all Evening of Celebration Award winners meet in the concourse at the start of period 7 on Thursday 12th for a dress rehearsal. WOW’20 – Big Trips Initial meetings for WOW’20 Big Trips will take place on Friday 13thSeptember at morning interval. Students who would like more information or to enrol on a residential […]

Student Bulletin 10th September 2019 - 10th Sep, 2019

WOW’20 – Big Trips Initial meetings for WOW’20 Big Trips will take place on Friday 13th September at morning interval. Students who would like more information or to enrol on a residential trip should attend the relevant information meeting with the Trip Leader in the room detailed below. Trip Location Duration Trip Leader Meeting Room […]

Student Bulletin 9th September 2019 - 9th Sep, 2019

S1 Homework and maths club Homework club will be held on Wednesday lunchtimes for any pupils in S1 who would like extra support with maths homework or want to try some maths challenges and puzzles. This will start on Wednesday 11/09 and will be held in room 165 (Miss Raine’s room). Feel free to bring […]

S4 ‘How to Pass’ Information Evening - 6th Sep, 2019

Thank you to those of you who were able to attend the S4 ‘How to Pass’ Information Evening on Wednesday 4 September. If you would like to review any of the content, or were unable to attend, the PowerPoint which was shared on the evening is now available in the parent publication section of the […]

Head Teacher Update – Friday, 6 September - 6th Sep, 2019

Dear Parents/Carers There have been lots of good and extra things happening across the school this week. I will start with an update from Mrs Hendrie (CL Computing and Business Education). Artificial Intelligence workshops with S2 Girls “EDT and TATA Consultancy came into Craigmount on Wednesday 9 September to run workshops on Artificial Intelligence with […]

Student Bulletin 6th September 2019 - 6th Sep, 2019

For S1 and S2 :  Ms Mouriere will start a French Club on a Thursday lunch time. This will involve exchanging letters with pupils from a secondary school in France. This is a great opportunity to learn more about French culture as well as promoting ours ! Please attend next Thursday lunch time if you are interested, room 2/11 in […]

Student Bulletin 5th September 2019 - 5th Sep, 2019

Debating – Mr McPake Debating will take place in the library during Thursday lunchtime. This week’s motion follows news that a young man went blind from eating only crisps and chips: This House would make eating a healthy, free, nutritious meal a compulsory part of the school day. Friday debating will not take place this […]

Student Bulletin 4th September 2019 - 4th Sep, 2019

Drumbrae Library Hub – on tour Come along to the library this Thursday breaktime when we welcome Joe from Drumbrae Library Hub.  He’s going to tell us all about FREE term time activities and clubs available to all secondary aged pupils. Pop along, you know you want to! st Tabl “S4-S6 Hospitality Open day, 12.09.2019 […]

Student Bulletin 3rd September 2019 - 3rd Sep, 2019

“S4-S6 Hospitality Open day, 12.09.2019 Come along to the Apex Hotels Open Day to find out how pupils can apply for a space on the upcoming Apex Hotels Pre-Apprenticeship Programme. To provide further insight into the Pre-Apprenticeship Programme, Apex Hotels are inviting interested pupils and teachers to an Open Day at the Apex on Thursday […]

Student Bulletin 2nd September 2019 - 2nd Sep, 2019

S1/S2 Creative Writing Club Please come along next week to Creative Writing Club in Room 220 to dazzle us with your ideas, stories, descriptions and creativity. We are a small group of enthusiastic writers and welcome anyone who wants to put pen to paper and have fun.  Open to all S1 and S2s. Feel free to bring your […]