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Dear Parents/Carers It has been great these past three days to welcome back our students at the assemblies for all year-groups.  I also visited a number of S1 classes this morning, and enjoyed hearing about how the week had gone. Our staff have been very impressed with them. We are also aware that some students […]

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Marking Review Requests for SQA If you would like to request a marking review from SQA but are not waiting on confirmation of a University place, you can also do so by emailing Tracy.Urquhart@craigmount.edin.sch.uk detailing your name and which subject you would like to request a review for. These requests will be reviewed after the […]

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Please be aware that the new cashless catering system manifested some teething issues today. We are working with council staff to address these issues. Please be assured that all students were able to access catering facilities.

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“ We look forward to welcoming back our students tomorrow (Wednesday 16th August); particularly our new S1. Our staff teams have been busy these past few days preparing for the new session but took a moment today for this new term photograph. You will see a number of new staff and it’s great to welcome […]

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The uniform orders have arrived and ready for collection from the School Office. The school is open Tuesday 15th from 8am – 4pm

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Post Result Service – SQA Results 2017 The wait is over and the results are finally here! Hopefully all of your the hard work has been rewarded with a great set of results. If however you have not got the results you expected, please don’t panic, we are here to help. Priority Marking Review Requests for SQA […]

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Students who have recently sat SQA exams, you can sign up to receive your results by a text and/or email. By selecting this service, your results will arrive from 8am on Tuesday 8 August 2017. To register, you need to sign up to MySQA by 5pm on 18 July, and activate your account by 5pm […]

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SpringSummer 2017 part 1 Spring Summer 17 part 2

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Big Trips 2017-18 Letter

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Friday 23rd June 2017   Dear Parents/Carers   The main event this week has to be the P7 three day visit. The staff have been commenting on what a great group of young people they are and we are looking forward to seeing them again in August. The parent information evening was also well attended […]

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Message for Parents The council is changing the way we pay clothing grants.  If you qualify and have applied for a clothing grant you will receive a payment directly in to your bank account.  You should receive your payment sometime after Monday 17 July and it will appear on your bank statement as ‘clothing grant’.  […]

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This short announcement is intended to give an overview of our 3 Day Visit. Pupils should arrive at Craigmount on Tuesday for an assembly at 9:00am in the concourse when they will meet their Group Tutors and their S6 House Ambassadors. On Wednesday and Thursday the day will start at 8:30am and each day will […]

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SPORTS DAY Sports Day will be on Friday the 16th and will run all day. P1&2 will be a festival followed by the running events after break. Please come dressed to participate in sport in your house colours and bring plenty of water. Please note that if you are participating in heats on Thursday you […]

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Dear Parents/Carers Last week ended with the wonderful Craigmount Debating Day, and this week I was informed that both our senior and junior teams had made the Donald Dewar Debating Prize final. This will take place at the Scottish Parliament later this month. Success was also achieved by our talented S1-3 dancers this week. Please […]

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Dear New S4 Parent,   Every year we invite you to attend a brief information session to outline what S4 National Qualifications look like and involve. We cover a range of topics and answer questions. It hopefully gives you some information to help support your son or daughter as they enter the first year of […]

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Dear Parents/Carers What a fantastic day it has been at Craigmount. There’s been so much going on and our many visitors today have commented on the great atmosphere around the school. When I finish this update I will be going to watch the finals of Craigmount Debating Day, which has seen us host schools from […]

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Dear all, Our S5 students approached Mr Irving last year and asked if we could look into an S6 Blazer for session 2017/18. We listened to their pitch and agreed to proceed for the coming year. This is an optional blazer and does not replace the exisitng Craigmount dress code we have in place with […]

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Dear Students,   As the Seniors complete their assessments and SQA Exams we turn our focus to the new school year ahead. For the new S5 and S6 this will be a crucial time in planning their future and making positive choices about their learning. We have planned sessions to inspire, channel and motivate our […]

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“ This week we are sharing with our Parent Council and S2-4 students the extensive work that has gone on into developing our new Vision and Values statement and school crest this session. These key values and the story that promotes them were developed in a number of sessions with our Student Council this year. […]

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Dear Parents/Carers It has been a busy week for SQA exams with Biology, Accounting, Health & Food Technology, Sociology, Geography and Engineering Science taking place. Once again, initial student feedback has been positive. Our May Programme students have been able to spend part of the programme on outdoor activities (and enjoy the superb weather this […]

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