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Craigmount High School is closed to all students and staff today.   Please see advice and links on faculty pages  & severe weather for guidance on learning activities. Senior Students should also consider ongoing revision and use of SQA links for past papers and BBC bite size resources. Please continue to check City of Edinburgh […]

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The presentation used in the assemblies for Safer Internet Day can be viewed by clicking on this link

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Consent packs will be given out shortly for HPV vaccine for girls in S1 and S2 The HPV vaccine, given to girls in S1 and S2, protects against the main strains of the human papillomavirus which cause cervical cancer. It is important that you get this protection early enough for it to be effective. So, […]

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S2 into S3 Parents Info Evening

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Safer Internet Day Tuesday 6th February               Support  for Parents/Carers   How well do you know internet slang? Do you really know what your children are saying to each other online? Have a go at our Parent Quiz, there are useful links at the end of the quiz for parents. We will be sharing the […]

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We are currently half way through the informal consultation events which have been arranged with every school community. Read Further    

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Dear Parents/Carers Today the prelims come to a close and I want to thank our excellent invigilation team for the superb way they have managed things. Feedback on the students from invigilators, as always, has been very positive. I have also spoken to many students to get feedback each day and they feel things have […]

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Dear Parents/Carers It was good to see many of you at the Year of Young People launch at the City Chambers last night, and a proud moment when so many Craigmount senior students went up to collect their Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award from Councillor Dickie, the Vice Convener for Education. There seemed to be […]

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Office365 link

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As detailed on the individual photo order form, the official S6 class picture is available to view on Tempest website – Tempest-groups.co.uk In the search box type Craigmount High School and you will then have access to view the S6 official group picture. If you would like to purchase this print you will need to […]

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The WOW 18 booking form is now live. Week of wellbeing booking

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Dear Parents/Carers Happy 2018! I hope the Christmas break went well. 2018 is the Year of Young People in Scotland and next week I will be attending an event at the council to celebrate this. School started back smoothly this week, with staff in on Monday and working on a variety of things as well […]

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We have had the ability to install Microsoft Office Pro Plus (equivalent to Office 2016) at no cost since we moved to Office 365. Users of the City’s tenancy of Office 365 who are pupils with their own accounts or who are staff with a payroll number (ie not Teachers in Training accounts or Contractor accounts) […]

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On the week beginning 13th November, Craigmount High School celebrated Anti Bullying Week 2017. The theme of this week was “All Different, All Equal”. During this week, there were several anti-bullying events around the school, including a film project with Mr Gaughan’s media class and a lively debate at Thursday lunchtime from our Debating Society, […]

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S4, 5 and 6 Prelims 2018 This session’s prelim timetable is now available to view by downloading from the school website under the Parent Publication and Student Docs sections. You will see the Prelims by day starting with Monday 22 January. Pupils should spend time checking when their prelims are and plan their revision accordingly […]

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Dear Parents/Carers I feel I must start this post by commending the S6 involved in setting up the excellent fund-raising quiz in school last night. Thanks to the efforts of Lydia and Sophie in S6, all involved had an enjoyable evening, and raised almost £600 for to be split between Teenage Cancer Trust and the […]

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Save Scotland from Poverty

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Dear Parents/Carers As you will see from the library post below, there’s been a great atmosphere around the school, with library activities at the centre of this, and a really creative link between our equalities work and the promotion of literacy. Such events take a lot of extra commitment and planning from staff and I […]

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Consent packs for vaccinations from NHS Lothian are out now for pupils in S3 (and in S4 – S6 who have not yet received their vaccinations). Every year, pupils in S3 are offered the Teenage booster to complete their life long protection, through routine immunisations, against tetanus, diphtheria and polio. Any pupils in S4 – […]

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Dear Parents and Carers This week we will have the second 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 […]

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