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Dear Parents/Carers It was good to see many of you last night at the senior school event led by Mrs Urquhart on support for examinations and coursework. The presentation will go on the website next week and parents will be emailed a direct link. This event covered the following areas: – An overview on how […]

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Dear Parents/Carers Once again this has been a busy week with residential trips. The annual trip to the battlefields was once again an enormous success thanks to the commitment of the staff involved: Mrs Crosbie, Mrs Dobson and Mr Higgins. As I write we also have the second S1 Venture group returning from Benmore, and […]

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Venture Letter August 2017 Venture Kit List

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UoE_PS_Workshop_Poster_6thOct2017 So You Want To Be A… Promotional Poster for Schools NationalWeekendFlyerScotland2018

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On Thursday 5th October we will welcome all parents of students in S4, S5 and S6. This night follows on from a successful evening last year where we received very positive feedback from parents. The event will be led by our Depute Head Teacher Mrs Urquhart supported by some of our Curriculum Leaders. We will […]

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On Thursday 28th September  we will welcome all parents of students in S1 to our Literacy, Numeracy and Health & Wellbeing evening. This is an information sharing event where you will hear from key staff in these areas. The Depute Head Teacher Mr Pye will take the opportunity to share some wider key messages for […]

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Dear Parents/Carers As we go into the September weekend it has been a particularly busy time in the senior school. Many students today were supported by an officer from the Lothian Equal Access Provision (LEAPs) team with their university applications. These meetings support students coming from backgrounds where parents did not attend university. I am […]

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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 come features are that Time for Reflection: “… provides opportunities […]

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Letter to Secondary schools, 2017 09 04

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Dear Parents/Carers When taking an S1 class this morning it was great to hear that every single student in it had become involved in at least one extra-curricular activity this past week. These activities are now up and running and you can see the range from the Daily Bulletin posts on the website each morning. […]

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UCAS Information 2017/18 We now have the buzzword for you to start your Application for UCAS 2018. This will be displayed in the common room, guidance base and management corridor with a reminder of the instructions from Monday. If you are keen to get started on your application over the weekend, please email Tracy.Urquhart@craigmount.edin.sch.uk and […]

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Dear Parent / Carer One of the pupils at Craigmount High School is receiving medical treatment which puts them at risk if they are exposed to measles, chicken pox, shingles and cold sores. The Royal Hospital for sick Children have asked us to share the following information to help reduce this risk. The best way […]

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Dear Parents/Carers Now that we have reached the end of week two routines are well established once again and the senior coursing following exam results is almost complete. Assemblies this week  were delivered to S1-3 and focused on the new school values and setting high expectations. Our new S1 continue to impress and no longer […]

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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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